Pro-Palestine mapping website raises alarm in Jewish groups

Pro-Palestine mapping website raises alarm in Jewish groups

Massachusetts’ Jewish community is on edge after the launch this month of a mysterious website listing the names and addresses of many Jewish and other institutions.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 3:44 PM EDT
Mexican migrant in Texas tragedy hoped to reach kin in Ohio

Mexican migrant in Texas tragedy hoped to reach kin in Ohio

Two cousins from a remote community in southern Mexico were among the 67 people packed into a tractor-trailer and abandoned under the sweltering Texas sun.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 5:09 PM EDT
Personal info on California gun owners wrongly made public

Personal info on California gun owners wrongly made public

The California Department of Justice says it wrongly made public the personal information of perhaps hundreds of thousands of gun owners in up to six state-operated databases.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 8:05 PM EDT
New York governor: State to limit where guns can be carried

New York governor: State to limit where guns can be carried

New York leaders plan to ban people from carrying firearms into many places of business unless the owners put up a sign saying guns are welcome.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 4:09 PM EDT
Some Missouri hospitals briefly halt emergency contraception

Some Missouri hospitals briefly halt emergency contraception

A large Missouri hospital chain briefly stopped providing emergency contraception amid confusion over whether the state’s abortion ban could put doctors at risk of criminal charges if they provide the medication known as the morning-after pill, even for sexual assault victims, only to restart the procedures on Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 6:14 PM EDT
Judge lifts Trump’s contempt order after 2-month legal fight

Judge lifts Trump’s contempt order after 2-month legal fight

A New York judge has ruled that former President Donald Trump is no longer in contempt of court.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 5:59 PM EDT
1955 warrant in Emmett Till case found, family seeks arrest

1955 warrant in Emmett Till case found, family seeks arrest

A team searching a Mississippi courthouse for evidence about the lynching of Black teenager Emmett Till has found the unserved warrant charging a white woman in his 1955 kidnapping.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 3:44 PM EDT
EXPLAINER: Abortion landscape under state 'heartbeat' laws

EXPLAINER: Abortion landscape under state 'heartbeat' laws

Laws banning most abortions at the point of the “first detectable heartbeat"are beginning to take effect following the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn the nearly 50-year-old Roe v. Wade decision.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 5:09 PM EDT
EXPLAINER: Abortion ruling sparks wave of new legal issues

EXPLAINER: Abortion ruling sparks wave of new legal issues

After the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last week that abortion is not a constitutional right, federal and state courts around the country saw a rush of activity as abortion rights advocates raised new legal challenges and states sought judges’ clearance to limit abortions.

Wednesday, June 29th 2022, 4:09 PM EDT
Abortion ruling prompts variety of reactions from states

Abortion ruling prompts variety of reactions from states

The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 decision that had provided a constitutional right to abortion.

Friday, June 24th 2022, 10:53 AM EDT