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Murphy signs bills protecting abortions for out-of-staters

Jul. 01, 2022 15:55 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy signed two bills Friday aiming to protect the right of those from outside the state to get abortion services within its borders and barring extradition of people involved in reproductive health care services should they face charges in...

Scandal-ridden Israeli icon, dies at 62

Jun. 29, 2022 03:04 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — Yehuda Meshi-Zahav, a prominent member of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox community who founded a volunteer paramedic service before his reputation came crashing down in a series of sexual abuse allegations, has died. Meshi-Zahav was hospitalized last year after...

Maradona's medical personnel to face homicide trial

Jun. 23, 2022 03:36 AM EDT

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — An Argentinian judge ruled on Wednesday that eight medical personnel involved in the care of soccer star Diego Maradona will face a public trial for criminal negligence. Brain surgeon Leopoldo Luque and psychiatrist Agustina Cosachov are among those who will...

Fashion creators sue Hailey Bieber over her new brand's name

Jun. 21, 2022 17:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Two former college roommates who created a successful clothing line under the “Rhode” trademark sued model Hailey Bieber on Tuesday, saying she’s creating market confusion by marketing a skin care line under the Rhode name. The lawsuit in Manhattan federal...

Revlon, beauty icon in crowded market, files for bankruptcy

Jun. 16, 2022 19:50 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Revlon, a cosmetics maker that broke racial barriers and dictated beauty trends for much of the last century, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company has been a mainstay on store shelves since its founding 90 years ago in New York City,...

Court: Amazon customers can sue over lack of toxic warnings

Jun. 16, 2022 11:51 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court has left intact a ruling that allows customers to sue Amazon.com for failing to warn buyers that some products it sells may contain hazardous substances such as mercury. The court in its decision Wednesday denied a request by...

Justin Bieber reveals rare disorder behind facial paralysis

Jun. 11, 2022 11:45 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Bieber says a rare disorder that paralyzed half of the superstar performer’s face is the reason behind his tour postponement. The multi-Grammy winner is suffering from Ramsay Hunt syndrome, he said in video he posted Friday on Instagram. The syndrome...

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota

Jun. 08, 2022 15:33 PM EDT

Yankton Press & Dakotan. June 7, 2022. Editorial: Summer Travel: The Biggest Problem We Face Two immutable facts are upon us: Summer is here and Americans will be hitting the road. Even with inflation and gas prices soaring, U.S. motorists will do a...

Mexico says seaweed-collection boats working poorly

Jun. 01, 2022 16:21 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The head of Mexico’s Navy acknowledged Wednesday that the country’s Caribbean coast is facing an atypical problem with a kind of seaweed known as sargassum, and that Navy boats assigned to catch it before it drifts ashore are working poorly. Navy Secretary...

EXPLAINER: Alopecia affects millions, including kids

Jun. 01, 2022 15:18 PM EDT

Millions of people around the world are affected by alopecia areata, an autoimmune disorder that causes hair loss and was thrown into the spotlight after actor Will Smith slapped comedian Chris Rock at the Oscars. The slap stunned millions, drew widespread condemnation and earned...