A pregnant woman from Texas asked the court for permission to have an abortion despite the ban. What will happen next?

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas mother of two Kate Cox became pregnant again in August, but soon got devastating news: Her baby’s condition was fatal and he would likely either be born dead or stillborn. Will die soon after. Tragic circumstances have pushed 31-year-old Cox to the center stage an unprecedented challenge A Texas judge … Read more

Two gene therapies for sickle cell approved by FDA

Regulators on Friday approved two gene therapies for sickle cell disease that doctors hope could cure the painful, inherited blood disorder that affects mostly black people in the US. The Food and Drug Administration said the one-time treatment can be used for patients 12 years of age and older with a severe form of the … Read more

Israel-Hamas war: Israel continues to attack Gaza, including areas it has told civilians to flee

RAFA, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli warplanes repeatedly bombed parts of the Gaza Strip overnight, prompting Palestinians to evacuate to the south of the territory. The latest attacks came a day after the United States vetoed united nations resolution There are calls for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza, despite being supported by the majority … Read more

What is carbon capture and why does it keep coming up at COP28?

The future of fossil fuels is at the center of the UN climate summit in Dubai, where many activists, experts and nations are demanding an agreement to phase out the oil, gas and coal responsible for warming the planet . On the other side: Energy companies and oil-rich nations are planning to keep drilling well … Read more

Amazon asks federal judge to dismiss FTC’s antitrust lawsuit against the company

Amazon lawyers on Friday asked a federal judge to dismiss the Federal Trade Commission antitrust case against the e-commerce giant, arguing that the agency is attacking policies that benefit consumers and competition. Amazon’s response comes more than two months after the FTC — covering 17 states — filed a landmark complaint against the Seattle-based company, … Read more

Guest Lineup for Sunday News Show

WASHINGTON (AP) — ABC’s “This Week” — Secretary of State Antony Blinken; Former Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo. NBC’s “Meet the Press” – Sens. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, and Chris Murphy, D-Conn. CBS’s “Face the Nation” – Shalanda Young, director of the White House Office of Management and Budget; Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and James Lankford, R-Okla.; … Read more