By David A. Lieb Apr. 22, 2021 05:12 PM EDT
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson said Thursday that he hopes to name a new state health director quickly to rebuild the agency after...
By Summer Ballentine Apr. 20, 2021 01:15 PM EDT
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s health director resigned Tuesday amid the state's coronavirus vaccine rollout, Republican Gov. Mike Parson announced. ...
By Gary D. Robertson Apr. 20, 2021 01:03 PM EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bipartisan legislative effort to improve the care of pregnant women in North Carolina's prisons and jails will protect the mothers and...
By John Hanna And Andy Tsubasa Field Apr. 14, 2021 03:18 PM EDT
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By Julie Carr Smyth Apr. 07, 2021 11:24 AM EDT
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge has temporarily blocked an Ohio ban on the use of telemedicine for medication abortions as a suit challenging the law's...
By Julie Carr Smyth Apr. 02, 2021 10:26 AM EDT
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Planned Parenthood has sued to block an Ohio law banning the use of telemedicine for medication abortions as unconstitutional, adding to...
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar And Thomas Beaumont Mar. 03, 2021 05:38 AM EST
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By Andrew Welsh-Huggins Dec. 18, 2020 02:03 PM EST
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republican lawmakers have sent bills to Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine that would increase abortion restrictions, expand gun rights and ban the...
By Sally Ho Sep. 28, 2020 11:14 AM EDT
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By Kimberlee Kruesi Aug. 31, 2020 04:23 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Abortion rights groups on Monday filed a lawsuit challenging a newly enacted Tennessee law that would require women undergoing drug...
By Jonathan Mattise Jul. 13, 2020 03:07 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Monday signed one of the strictest abortion bans in the country, and a federal judge quickly blocked the...
By Marcy Gordon And Mary Clare Jalonick Jun. 13, 2020 12:34 AM EDT
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By Scott Bauer Jun. 09, 2020 11:09 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Two of Wisconsin's top officials at the state health department have resigned in the middle of the coronavirus outbreak, with one joining...