How U.S. states have banned, limited or protected abortion

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 decision that had provided…

Sexualized, trans Pride Month events divide LGBT advocates

This year’s Pride Month shift toward transgender advocacy, “family-friendly” drag shows and sexualized advertising is dividing…

‘I wish they understood the trauma’: Rape survivor considered suicide after discovering pregnancy

Over many months, this anticipated Supreme Court ruling has been rattling a nation. At protests across…

House Ethics panel issues Justice Department criminal referral for Guam delegate

The House Ethics Committee on Friday announced it is recommending evidence pertaining to allegations that Guam…

Michigan governor issues urgent plea to scrap pre-Roe abortion ban in state

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer asked the Michigan Supreme Court to evaluate her lawsuit challenging a pre-Roe…

Macron denounces Supreme Court for upholding abortion law less strict than France’s

French President Emmanuel Macron accused the U.S. Supreme Court of “undermin[ing]” the rights of women through…

Instagram testing facial scanning tech for kids to verify ages, lawmakers cry foul

Instagram has a new idea for how to determine kids’ ages online — direct the children…

SCOTUS ruling overturning Roe supercharges governors’ races as abortion fight heads back to states

Democrat Josh Shapiro is avidly pro-choice. Republican Doug Mastriano is avidly pro-life. Read more…

From ‘angry and disgusted’ to ‘overjoyed’: How women outside court reacted to abortion ruling

The US Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade after nearly 50 years has been…

U.S. envoy to Israel lives in a luxe rental, a Trump legacy

JERUSALEM — There’s no plaque on the gate of the U.S. ambassador’s new residence in Jerusalem,…

From joy to anger, faith leaders react to Roe’s reversal

Religious Americans are deeply divided in their views on abortion, and reactions from faith leaders ranged…

Wisconsin doctors halt abortions following court ruling

MADISON, Wis. — Doctors across Wisconsin immediately stopped providing abortions on Friday, turning away women in…

Juul seeks to block FDA ban on e-cigarette sales in US

Juul on Friday asked a federal court to block a government order to stop selling its…

Trump: ‘I delivered’ Roe abortion victory with court picks

Former President Donald Trump said Friday that the Supreme Court overturned the Roe v. Wade decision…

Youngkin said he will seek legislation on abortion

RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin said Friday that he will seek legislation to ban…

‘We’ve done our part’: End of Roe brings answer to prayer

TUPELO, Miss.— There is a prayer Tanya Britton has said in the hazy first moments of…

Noem plans special session after abortion ban triggered

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Friday announced plans for a special…

Pro-choice protester climbs D.C.’s Douglass bridge, shuts down traffic

A pro-choice protester shut down traffic on the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge in Southeast D.C. Friday…

House sends Biden historic gun-control bill with help from Republicans

House lawmakers gave final approval on Friday to the first the nation’s first new gun laws…

Biden rallies Democrats to flood polls for midterms to counter Supreme Court’s abortion ruling

President Biden on Friday turned the Supreme Court’s abortion decision into a campaign rallying cry for…