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Wonder Woman sword, Spider-Man drone land on ‘Worst Toys’ list

BOSTON: A plastic version of comic-book superhero Wonder Woman’s sword and a Spider-Man drone showed up as villains on a U.S. child safety advocacy group’s annual list of potentially hazardous toys. The group, World Against Toys Causing Harm, released its “10 Worst Toys” list on Tuesday, around the start of the holiday shopping season, with the goal of alerting parents to playthings that could hurt their children. Besides the sword, which the group warned could cause “blunt-force injuries,” and the drone’s “potential…

VIDEO: Hospital worker cuts fidget spinner off boy’s finger

ARIZONA: A woman said her 11-year-old son spent about 16 hours with a fidget spinner stuck on his finger before being freed by a hospital maintenance worker. Cassie Rhodes of Tempe said her son, Sam, 11, quickly ran into trouble with his newest toy, a special type of fidget spinner. The spinner, known as a Genji Shuriken, is inspired by the video game Overwatch and is designed to be worn on the user's finger. "I barely pushed on my finger and it just popped right on," Sam told KPNX-TV. "I thought that maybe it…