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Providers urge Supreme Court to reject 15-week abortion ban

Sep. 13, 2021 17:01 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Abortion providers urged the Supreme Court Monday to reject Mississippi's 15-week prohibition on most abortions, saying a decision to uphold it would “invite states to ban abortion entirely.” The filing with the high court comes at a time of...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Aug. 11, 2021 12:00 PM EDT

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Aug. 9 The Wall Street Journal on looking beyond alarming headlines from climate report: The world awoke Monday after a logy August weekend to some alarming news:...

Today in History

Jul. 23, 2021 00:11 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, July 23, the 204th day of 2021. There are 161 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 23, 2003, Massachusetts’ attorney general issued a report saying clergy members and...

Pro-democracy, women's rights activists to get Liberty Medal

Jul. 20, 2021 15:55 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist and a Saudi women's rights activist will be presented the Liberty Medal later this year. The National Constitution Center announced Tuesday that the annual award will be presented Sept. 21 to Jimmy Lai and Loujain...

Does Breyer follow big term with retirement, or hang around?

Jun. 29, 2021 16:21 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After writing two of the Supreme Court’s biggest decisions this year, Stephen Breyer could say he’s come to a fitting end of nearly 27 years as a justice and announce his retirement. Or the 82-year-old liberal justice could reason that his...