Latest Mannequin Stories

2012-04-30 15:33:03

Just 20 minutes of playing a violent shooting video game made players more accurate when firing a realistic gun at a mannequin - and more likely to aim for and hit the head.

2011-05-16 20:26:40

Rice University bioengineering students have modified a child-size training mannequin to give medical students hands-on pediatric experience so that real patients can be spared further stress and pain.

2011-01-26 09:29:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp) invites attendees to behold the beauty as seen through the eyes of those affected by eating disorders.

2009-07-22 14:57:03

New York clothing store Barneys has removed a controversial display that appeared to depict blood-splattered mannequins fending off invisible attackers. The window display, which was located in a vestibule along E.

2009-06-23 14:10:00

Intimate procedures such as breast exams, while a routine and critical part of medical care, are notoriously tough to teach.

2009-06-08 16:08:35

Connecticut State Police said a discovery on the side of a cliff that was thought to be a human body turned out to be a mannequin. Lt.

2009-05-14 17:20:21

An Ohio restaurateur said he plans to appeal a zoning board's ruling that ordered him to fully clothe a bikini-clad mannequin perched outside of his business. Kenny Tessel said his business, K.T.'s Barbecue in Reading, was down over 40 percent a few weeks ago until he purchased the busty mannequin for $200 and started placing her on the sidewalk outside of the eatery during business hours, WLWT-TV, Cincinnati reported Thursday. She's done it.

2009-01-26 15:48:50

Police said a thief stole a $250 mannequin and $50 worth of underwear from a Dallas store, Condoms to Go, early Monday morning. Investigators said the items were taken from Condoms To Go by a thief who apparently entered the store before dawn Monday by removing the front glass door, The Dallas Morning

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