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The U.S. abortion rate has fallen to lowest levels since Roe v. Wade — but state restrictions are not main driver

In April, demonstrators participate in a rally for Planned Parenthood in Austin. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman/AP) A new Guttmacher Institute report released on Wednesday outlines dramatic changes in the abortion landscape between 2011 and 2017. The U.S. abortion rate hit an all-time low — again. An unprecedented wave of 400 bills imposing restrictions on the procedure […]

U.S. Navy says it’s tracking UFOs

Strange flying objects captured on video by Navy fighter pilots off the coast of San Diego in 2004 and in Atlantic waters in 2015 were acknowledged by the Navy as “unidentified aerial phenomena” last week, the first time the service has acknowledged the objects are real. The three videos, published by former Blink-182 guitarist Tom […]

Cancel outdoor events, Michigan officials urge

CLOSE Mosquito biting (Photo: WebSubstance, Getty Images/iStockphoto) DETROIT – Three Michigan residents have died from the rare mosquito-borne virus Eastern equine encephalitis and four others have been sickened by the disease, state health officials said Tuesday, amid the biggest outbreak in more than a decade. Those who live in all eight of the affected counties – […]

CFPB Decides that the CFPB Is Unconstitutional – Reason.com

2019-09-18 02:58:26 The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau began investigating the Seila Law for potential violations of federal telemarketing regulations. Seila Law was not cooperative, however. When the CFPB issued a civil investigative demand (CID) for relevant documents, Seila failed to comply. The CFPB went to court seeking an order forcing Seila’s compliance, and Seila responded […]

Pentagon ordered to offer options as US rules out ‘knee jerk’ response to Saudi attack

Two US defense officials said that the Pentagon was instructed to “plan” at the White House meeting, but added that no detailed choices were presented. A source familiar with White House discussions said the administration feels time is on its side as it builds a case against Iran, which has denied responsibility for the attacks. […]