Hundreds protest Alabama's abortion ban at state capitol

World / Crime & Legal May 20, 2019

Hundreds protest Alabama's abortion ban at state capitol

Hundreds of demonstrators have marched to the Alabama Capitol to protest the state's new abortion ban. Protesters chanted "My body, my choice!" and "vote them out!" as they rallied Sunday evening, days after Gov. Kay Ivey signed the near total abortion ban into law. The Alabama ...

Abortion to be major factor in U.S. campaign

World / Politics Dec 28, 2015

Abortion to be major factor in U.S. campaign

With a deeper-than-ever split between Republicans and Democrats over abortion, activists on both sides of the debate foresee a 2016 presidential campaign in which the nominees tackle the volatile topic more aggressively than in past elections. Friction over the issue also is likely to surface ...