Abortion

19-year-old accused of threatening abortion clinic via iFunny

51 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A federal complaint accuses a Chicago 19-year-old of posting messages through a social media site typically used to produce humorous memes to threaten a deadly attack...
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Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will decide whether to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women.
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Court rejects Planned Parenthood bid to freeze Trump's family planning rule

Court rejects Planned Parenthood bid to freeze Trump's family planning rule

2 days ago   |   Politico

A federal appeals court has rejected efforts to block the Trump administration from banning abortion referrals by federally funded family planning clinics, including affiliates...
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US court declines again to halt Trump family planning rules

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune

A U.S. appeals court has declined once again to immediately halt new Trump administration rules that bar taxpayer-funded clinics from referring patients for abortions.
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Planned Parenthood at risk in standoff over Trump abortion ‘gag rule'

Planned Parenthood at risk in standoff over Trump abortion ‘gag rule'

2 days ago   |   Politico

Millions of low-income women could lose access to birth control and other reproductive health services when a Trump administration rule kicks in Monday night that bans funding...
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Kentucky political feud bursts into public ahead of election

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

FRANKFORT, Ky. - A feud at the top of Kentucky's government escalated into an extraordinary legal battle Thursday when the governor was sued by his hand-picked lieutenant...
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Even as some cringe, Rep. Steve King's support may endure

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

DES MOINES, Iowa - Rep. Steve King's most recent insensitive remarks about rape are the kind that have doomed political candidates elsewhere, but some fellow Iowa Republicans...
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Moscow's Baby Bust?

3 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

For decades, first the Soviet Union and then Russia languished under adverse population trends. Deaths far outpaced births, life expectancy was dismally low, and social ills...
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The Latest: Critics of Missouri abortion law drop vote push

3 days ago   |   Star Tribune

The Latest on efforts to put new Missouri abortion restrictions to a public vote :
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Young Voters Care About Abortion Policy. Argentine Politicians Are Ignoring Them

Young Voters Care About Abortion Policy. Argentine Politicians Are Ignoring Them

4 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

The youth vote is becoming increasingly important in Argentina, but the leading presidential candidates are deliberately avoiding the issue that matters most to them.
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7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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Nearly 4 tons of marijuana discovered inside shipment of jalapeños

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A shipment of jalapeños from Mexico to the U.S. proved to be carrying more than just a spicy kick when Border Patrol agents found nearly 4 tons of marijuana hidden in the cargo. Read more ...

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Man gets first haircut in 15 years so he can serve his country

Man gets first haircut in 15 years so he can serve his country

He was ready to serve in his heart - but first, he needed to get his head straight. Reynaldo Arroyo, 23, just got his first haircut in 15 years. The Riverside, CA, native's... Read more ...

Stephen Curry sponsoring new golf program at Howard University

Stephen Curry sponsoring new golf program at Howard University

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Defending champ Clemson opens as AP preseason No. 1 for first time

Defending champ Clemson opens as AP preseason No. 1 for first time

Cross off another milestone for Clemson, college football's newest superpower. For the first time, the defending national champion Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press... Read more ...