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Abortion-rights activists brace for new wave of restrictions

Abortion-rights activists brace for new wave of restrictionsNEW YORK (AP) — Abortion-rights advocates are intensifying efforts to make it easier for women to get abortions amid a new wave of state-level bans and restrictions expected to occur under a reconfigured U.S. Supreme Court.



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With an eye on Bernie Sanders, the Democratic National Committee adopts new restrictions for 2020 presidential candidates

With an eye on Bernie Sanders, the Democratic National Committee adopts new restrictions for 2020 presidential candidatesThe party moves to make sure candidates seeking its presidential nomination are, in fact, Democrats.



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Abortion restrictions tied to foreign aid threaten fight against AIDS, report says

Abortion restrictions tied to foreign aid threaten fight against AIDS, report saysThe Trump administration’s policy on global health assistance — an approach that originated in the Reagan era and later fell out of favor — forbids aiding organizations that provide or promote abortions. A recent report makes clear it’s harming efforts to curb AIDS and other diseases around the world.



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Abortion restrictions tied to foreign aid threaten fight against AIDS, report says

Abortion restrictions tied to foreign aid threaten fight against AIDS, report saysThe Trump administration’s policy on global health assistance — an approach that originated in the Reagan era and later fell out of favor — forbids aiding organizations that provide or promote abortions. A recent report makes clear it’s harming efforts to curb AIDS and other diseases around the world.



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Australia expected to ease visa restrictions on foreign pilots as planes left grounded

Australia expected to ease visa restrictions on foreign pilots as planes left groundedThe Australian government is expected to relax restrictions on visas for foreign pilots as a national shortage sees planes grounded and flights canceled, aviation officials said on Friday. Australia earlier this year removed pilots from a list of eligible professions allowed to work in the country as so-called skilled migrants amid a crackdown to promote “Australia-first”. With a global shortage of pilots, Australia’s international carriers have lost staff to competitors, forcing them to recruit from domestic carriers, who are in turn employing trained pilots from smaller regional airlines.



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Texas Abortion Restrictions Struck Down As Unconstitutional

Texas Abortion Restrictions Struck Down As UnconstitutionalA federal judge has struck down Texas restrictions on a common second-trimester abortion procedure, ruling that the law blocks a woman’s constitutionally guaranteed right to an abortion.



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Israel to ease holiday restrictions for Palestinians

Israel to ease holiday restrictions for PalestiniansIsrael on Friday decided to ease restrictions on Palestinians entering during the Jewish Sukkot holiday, which began Wednesday, the army said. On Tuesday, the army said crossings from the West Bank and Gaza into Israel would be closed to Palestinians for 11 days until midnight on October 14. The decision applies to Palestinians working in agriculture and hospitals, according to media reports.



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NRA comes out in favor of restrictions on bump stocks

NRA comes out in favor of restrictions on bump stocksThe White House and National Rifle Association both came out in favor of reviewing regulations of bump fire stocks, the device that contributed to the deaths of 58 people in the Las Vegas mass shooting Sunday night.



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Judge Blocks Arkansas From Enforcing 4 Abortion Restrictions

Judge Blocks Arkansas From Enforcing 4 Abortion RestrictionsThree were set to take effect Tuesday



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The Latest: Abortion restrictions in health bill questioned

The Latest: Abortion restrictions in health bill questionedWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Republican attempts to overhaul the nation's health care laws (all times local):



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