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Shifting abortion laws cause confusion for patients, clinics
Shifting abortion laws cause confusion for patients, clinics

Abortion providers and patients were struggling Friday to navigate the evolving legal landscape around abortion laws and access across the country since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last week.

Supreme Court: Biden can end Trump-era asylum policy

Supreme Court: Biden can end Trump-era asylum policy

The Supreme Court has ruled that the Biden administration properly ended a Trump-era policy forcing some U.S. asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico.

Ketanji Brown Jackson joins a Supreme Court in turmoil

Ketanji Brown Jackson joins a Supreme Court in turmoil

By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter

President Biden says he backs changing filibuster rules for abortion

President Biden says he backs changing filibuster rules for abortion

President Joe Biden said Thursday that the Supreme Court’s decision ending a constitutional right to abortion is “destabilizing” and that he supports changing Senate rules to codify nationwide abortion protections.

About half say Trump should be charged for 1/6: poll

About half say Trump should be charged for 1/6: poll

The survey from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 48% of U.S. adults say the Republican former president should be charged with a crime for his role, while 31% say he should not be charged.

'A lot of passion': Calls for peace ahead of Kansas amendment vote

'A lot of passion': Calls for peace ahead of Kansas amendment vote

Local law enforcement, advocates and opponents of an amendment up for a vote in Kansas in August that would allow state lawmakers to regulate abortions are urging people on both sides of the argument to remain peaceful.

Donald Trump is no longer in contempt of court for failing to comply with NY AG subpoena

Donald Trump is no longer in contempt of court for failing to comply with NY AG subpoena

Former President Donald Trump is no longer in contempt of a New York court, a judge said in an order Wednesday.

Poll: Most say the nation is on the wrong track, including Dems

Poll: Most say the nation is on the wrong track, including Dems

An overwhelming and growing majority of Americans say the U.S. is heading in the wrong direction, including nearly 8 in 10 Democrats, according to a new poll that finds deep pessimism about the economy plaguing President Joe Biden.

Sedgwick County Commissioners moving out of courthouse to Ruffin building

Sedgwick County Commissioners moving out of courthouse to Ruffin building

The Sedgwick County Commissioners are making their move from the courthouse to the Ruffin building at Douglas and Broadway.

Number of registered voters in Sedgwick County skyrocketing ahead of 2022 election

Number of registered voters in Sedgwick County skyrocketing ahead of 2022 election

"More people need to vote. You know, each vote matters. So it's good that people are getting out there and voting," said Brock Woolery.

Former aide: Trump was told protesters had weapons on Jan. 6

Former aide: Trump was told protesters had weapons on Jan. 6

Hutchinson quoted Trump as directing his staff, in profane terms, to take away the metal-detecting magnetometers that he thought would slow down supporters who’d gathered in Washington.

Roe v. Wade decision's potential impact on other SCOTUS decisions

Roe v. Wade decision's potential impact on other SCOTUS decisions

After the Supreme Court's ruling Friday that struck down federal abortion rights, many are wondering what other previous decisions could be overturned.

Jan. 6 panel calls surprise hearing to present new evidence

Jan. 6 panel calls surprise hearing to present new evidence

The House Jan_ 6 panel says it is calling a surprise hearing on Tuesday to present “recently obtained evidence.”.

Rep. Mary Miller calls Roe decision ‘victory for white life’

Rep. Mary Miller calls Roe decision ‘victory for white life’

Miller’s spokesman said the Illinois Republican had intended to say the decision was a victory for a 'right to life.'

More than 1 million voters switch to GOP in warning for Dems

More than 1 million voters switch to GOP in warning for Dems

A political shift is beginning to take hold across the U.S. as tens of thousands of suburban swing voters who helped fuel the Democratic Party’s gains in recent years are becoming Republicans.

Roe ruling shows complex relationship between court, public

Roe ruling shows complex relationship between court, public

The Supreme Court ruling to overturn its 1973 Roe v. Wade decision is unpopular with a majority of Americans — but did that matter.

Vote 2022: Joan Farr runs for Senate in Kansas and Oklahoma

Vote 2022: Joan Farr runs for Senate in Kansas and Oklahoma

There are a lot of unknown names on the ballot this year. As we approach the August 2nd primary this year, it's important to know about some of the people running this year.

Inside a White House consumed by problems President Biden can't fix

Inside a White House consumed by problems President Biden can't fix

President Biden's not having the best month, and the problems aren't going to be easy to fix.

'Mitt Romney Republican' is now a potent GOP primary attack

'Mitt Romney Republican' is now a potent GOP primary attack

Mitt Romney isn’t up for reelection this year, but his name is surfacing in Republican primaries throughout the nation

Fact check: Democratic group makes multiple false claims in its allegations about Republican congresswoman

Fact check: Democratic group makes multiple false claims in its allegations about Republican congresswoman

Not every PAC tells the complete truth

Guns and abortion: Contradictory decisions, or consistent?

Guns and abortion: Contradictory decisions, or consistent?

The Supreme Court has been busy this week.

Congress sends landmark gun violence compromise to Biden

Congress sends landmark gun violence compromise to Biden

Congress is on the verge of approving a $13 billion bipartisan gun violence bill that seemed unimaginable a month ago.

SCOTUS decision puts Kansas primary, 'Value them Both' amendment in national spotlight

SCOTUS decision puts Kansas primary, 'Value them Both' amendment in national spotlight

Political experts and those on both sides of the Value them Both vote react to the SCOTUS ruling overturning Roe v Wade.

Kansas organizations react to U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade

Kansas organizations react to U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade

Planned Parenthood Great Plains said it is worried Kansas providers will not be able to handle the demand from out-of-state patients.

Kansas geared up for bitter, battleground abortion fight after Roe falls

Kansas geared up for bitter, battleground abortion fight after Roe falls

The state's voters will decide Aug. 2 whether the Kansas Constitution will continue to preserve the right to get an abortion.

Congress sends landmark gun violence compromise to President Biden's desk

Congress sends landmark gun violence compromise to President Biden's desk

The bill would incrementally toughen requirements for young people to buy guns, deny firearms from more domestic abusers and help local authorities temporarily take weapons from people judged to be dangerous.