UTA Working To Make Robots Become More HumanThe research project looks to include input from the departments of education and social work as well in an effort to make the so called 'social companion' robots more human.
Spacewalkers Installing New Hand On Station RobotSpacewalking astronauts worked at giving the International Space Station's big robot arm a new hand Thursday.
UTA Researchers Using Shakespeare & Robots To Help SeniorsResearchers are trying to figure out how high-tech robots can offer much needed therapy to an aging American population.
Little Elm Police Chief Gives Update On Detective's Fatal ShootingInvestigators are giving a clearer picture of how everything unfolded when an armed suspect opened fire on Little Elm police, killing Detective Jerry Walker.
Robotic Scan For Horses Could Hold Promise For Human HealthVeterinarians hope an innovative type of CT scan can advance medical care for horses and possibly be adapted for humans, eliminating the need for people to lie still inside a tube.
That Pilot In The Cockpit May Someday Be A RobotFrom the outside, the plane that took off from a small airport on Monday looked unremarkable. But inside the cockpit, a robot with spindly metal tubes and rods for arms and legs and a claw hand, was doing the flying.
New Details On Robot That Killed Ambush SuspectA catalog from military contractor Northrop Grumman highlights the features of the bomb robot used by the Dallas Police Department.
DPD Rookie's Mother Describes Terrifying ChaosOne of the seven police officers who was injured in Thursday's downtown Dallas ambush was a 23-year-old rookie named Gretchen Rocha. She is physically okay, but the emotional trauma has proven difficult.
Robot Voice Designed To Annoy TelemarketersThe phone rings and you pick up only to find out that you have now been roped into an unwanted conversation with a telemarketer. Have you ever wanted to give them a taste of their own medicine?
Man Surrenders After 4-Hour Standoff With Plano PoliceKerry Terrell Bradley, a 40-year-old from Plano was arrested in connection to this incident. He has been charged with Deadly Conduct.
US Startup Challenges Japan To Giant Robot BattleThey've been popularized in movies, television and video games, but giant fighting robots still haven't left the realm of science fiction. That will soon change.
Facebook Wants To Tap Robot Brains To Do Your BiddingFacebook is studying the ancient Chinese game of Go for insights as it works on building an artificial brain.

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