Abortion

News Brief: COVID-19 Curve, Abortion Battle, Bloomberg Campaign Workers

1 day ago   |   NPR

The U.S. coronavirus curve rises while China's flattens. The pandemic opens a new front in the abortion battle. And, Bloomberg staffers say they were promised jobs through...
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‘Never Rarely' unflinching look at abortion's toll

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

MOVIE REVIEW “NEVER RARELY SOMETIMES ALWAYS” Rated PG-13. On VOD. Grade: A- A grim sit, “Never Rarely Sometimes Always,” which takes its name from a questionnaire used by an...
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In Texas, Oklahoma, Women Turned Away Because of Coronavirus Abortion Bans

1 day ago   |   NPR

Republican officials in several states are trying to ban abortion during the coronavirus pandemic to preserve medical supplies.
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Texas Republicans Reach New Low in Race for Most Racist TV Ad of 2020

1 day ago   |   DCCC

GOP megadonor running in one of America's most diverse districts declares “China poisoned our people.” Texas' 22nd Congressional District is one of the most diverse...
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Iowa agrees to allow some abortions despite COVID-19 order

Iowa agrees to allow some abortions despite COVID-19 order

2 days ago   |   KETV

Attorneys for Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds say her order halting elective medical procedures as part of the state's coronavirus response does not halt all abortions in Iowa.
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‘Criminal blockade': Cuba outraged as delivery of Covid-19 aid from Alibaba chief aborted ‘at the last minute' due to US sanctions

‘Criminal blockade': Cuba outraged as delivery of Covid-19 aid from Alibaba chief aborted ‘at the last minute' due to US sanctions

2 days ago   |   RT

Cuba has slammed the US' “criminal blockade” of the country after the embargo stood in the way of the delivery of Covid-19 test kits and ventilators donated by Chinese...
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Pro-choice ‘Never Rarely' takes on women's difficult journeys

Pro-choice ‘Never Rarely' takes on women's difficult journeys

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

BERLIN - A critical hit at Sundance and Berlin's International Film Festival, “Never Rarely Sometimes Always” is a pro-choice movie charged with documentary...
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Order allows abortions to resume on case-by-case basis during COVID-19 outbreak

Order allows abortions to resume on case-by-case basis during COVID-19 outbreak

2 days ago   |   KCCI

A Johnson County judge ruled Wednesday that some abortions can continue during the COVID-19 outbreak after Gov. Kim Reynolds ordered the procedures to stop.
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Texas Rule Barring Abortion Access During Coronavirus Will Force Patients to 'Travel Hundreds of Miles in a Pandemic,' Planned Parenthood Warns

3 days ago   |   Newsweek

"Abortion is essential health care," said Alexis McGill Johnson, the acting president and CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
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Appeals court lets Texas enforce coronavirus-related abortion ban - for now

Appeals court lets Texas enforce coronavirus-related abortion ban - for now

3 days ago   |   Post Gazette


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National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

Trump pledges more money for small businesses to weather coronavirus storm

President Donald Trump is promising to pump more cash into a program aimed at keeping small businesses afloat through their coronavirus shutdowns. “I will immediately ask... Read more ...

Nets owner Joe Tsai donating 1,000 ventilators to NY in coronavirus fight

Nets owner Joe Tsai donating 1,000 ventilators to NY in coronavirus fight

In the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, New York got another significant assist from Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai. New York governor Andrew Cuomo said Saturday at his... Read more ...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New...

A week in the life of a night nurse treating coronavirus patients in New York City's top hospital, where she says space is running out for patients and nurse staffing is starting to run thin

One New York City nurse shared her experience treating patients positive for COVID-19, some in critical condition. New York state had over 100,000 coronavirus cases as of April... Read more ...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love rival over rapper YoungBoy - reports

Iyanna 'Yaya' Mayweather, daughter of boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr, is in police custody in Houston after stabbing a woman in an argument over rapper NBA YoungBoy, according... Read more ...

Dubai goes on lockdown amid spike in coronavirus cases in UAE

Dubai goes on lockdown amid spike in coronavirus cases in UAE

The UAE's wealthiest emirate, Dubai, has announced a two-week-long lockdown, starting from 8pm on Saturday, in order to carry out large scale disinfection and stem the spread... Read more ...

Large section of the Berlin Wall demolished for luxury condos

Large section of the Berlin Wall demolished for luxury condos

Historians and locals in Berlin are furious after a 196-foot chunk of the Berlin Wall disappeared almost overnight to make way for luxury condominiums. According to the German... Read more ...

Vanessa Bryant deeply moved as Kobe, NBA legends get Hall of Fame nod

Vanessa Bryant deeply moved as Kobe, NBA legends get Hall of Fame nod

Kobe Bryant's resume has yet another entry to prove his greatness: He's now, officially, a Hall of Famer. And he's got plenty of elite company in the 2020 class, one that may... Read more ...

WrestleMania 36 predictions and matches: Becky Lynch won't keep her belt

WrestleMania 36 predictions and matches: Becky Lynch won't keep her belt

This year's two-day WrestleMania 36 event, based at WWE's Performance Center and various other locations, is loaded with 18 matches and nine titles at stake. The card, which is... Read more ...

Indiana now has 3,953 confirmed cases of COVID-19; death toll rises to 116

Indiana now has 3,953 confirmed cases of COVID-19; death toll rises to 116

The Indiana State Department of Health reported that 523 additional Hoosiers have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the state's total to 3,953 confirmed cases Saturday. Read more ...