What Does Trump's Proposal To Cut Planned Parenthood Funds Mean?

Enlarge this image Planned Parenthood’s affiliated clinics, like this one in Chicago, provide wellness exams and comprehensive contraceptive services, as well as screenings for cancer and sexually transmitted diseases for both women and men. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Scott Olson/Getty Images The planned revival of a policy dating to Ronald Reagan’s presidency that was slightly retooled and ...

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'A day of gas' inside a Gaza ambulance

Wissam Nassar For The Washington Post <caption> Palestinian medics pray during a protest at the Gaza Strip’s border with Israel. </caption> ZEITOUN, GAZA — The first patients don’t come until 5:39 p.m. They crowd around the ambulance, choking on tear gas. Israeli soldiers, just a few hundred yards away on the other side of the boundary fence, had fired a ...

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Overnight Health Care — Sponsored by PCMA — Trump hits federally funded clinics with new abortion restrictions

Welcome to Overnight Health Care, sponsored by the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association. It’s the TGIF edition. Today, we had some big Title X news and the House couldn’t pass the farm bill after a conservative revolt over immigration. The stunner left Democrats feeling pretty good about preventing conservatives from enacting part of their welfare reform agenda and left centrist Republicans ...

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Trump plans to nominate Pacific Command&#039;s Harry Harris as ambassador to South Korea

Admiral Harry Harris, Commander of the United States Pacific Command, waits for arrival of Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (not pictured) before their meeting at Abe’s official residence in Tokyo, Japan, on April 26, 2018. (Photo: Issei Kato, pool/epa) Just weeks ahead of a planned summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, President Trump on Friday named Adm. Harry Harris ...

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US Agrees to Scrap Part of Military Exercise That Infuriated North Korea: Report

The U.S. has agreed to scrap a training exercise involving B-52 bombers as part joint of military drills with South Korea that have provoked Pyongyang’s ire, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing American officials. The request reportedly came from the South Korean government, which cautioned against generating tensions with North Korea ahead of a planned meeting between Kim Jong Un and President ...

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