What happens now that Roe v. Wade is overturned?

NYP – The Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the landmark abortion decision Roe v. Wade Friday is expected to ban or restrict the procedure for over 40 million women across at least 26 states. While the high court’s decision to uphold the Mississippi law challenging Roe v. Wade does not outlaw abortion, it does hand regulatory power to state governments — the majority of which have indicated their intention … Continue reading What happens now that Roe v. Wade is overturned?

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, leaves issue up to states

Per: NYP – The Supreme Court has overturned its 49-year-old landmark Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion throughout the US, upholding a Mississippi law banning the procedure after 15 weeks of pregnancy – and leaving the issue up to each of the 50 states. The opinion by Justice Samuel Alito also overturned a 1992 case, Planned Parenthood v. Casey, in which the court found … Continue reading Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, leaves issue up to states

How To Make The Most Of Your Last Few Hours Of Vacation

The day you return home from a vacation ― also known as the “departure day,” since you’re departing from the place you came to visit ― can bring up feelings of wistfulness or stress. As a result, many travelers don’t make plans or take advantage of those final few hours before they make the trip home. “Departure days can be such a drag, and it’s … Continue reading How To Make The Most Of Your Last Few Hours Of Vacation

Train derailment in east Iran kills at least 17, injures 50

TEHRAN, Iran — A passenger train partially derailed in eastern Iran early Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and injuring 50 more, including some critically, authorities said. The report said the number of casualties could rise, though initial details about the disaster involving a train reportedly carrying some 350 passengers remained unclear. Four of the seven cars in the train derailed in the early morning … Continue reading Train derailment in east Iran kills at least 17, injures 50

Firefighters rescue baby elk from massive New Mexico wildfire

When firefighters checked over a severely burned area within the Calf Canyon and Hermit’s Peak fire for hot spots Saturday, they stumbled on something they weren’t expecting. There, lying amongst the rubble, was a young elk calf, which they affectionately named “Cinder.” “She was lying quietly in a six-inch deep layer of white ash, surrounded by the blackened remains of fir trees,” says firefighter Nate Sink. Sink … Continue reading Firefighters rescue baby elk from massive New Mexico wildfire

Amazon’s Alexa could soon let you speak to the dead

Per: NYP – Alexa, call grandma. Missing your deceased loved ones? Not to fear: Amazon’s multifaceted AI assistant Alexa may soon be here to help with a cutting-edge new feature that will reportedly allow you to “speak to” the dead. Specifically, the digital helper will channel the deceased, developing technology to talk to people in the voice of their dearly departed friends and family like … Continue reading Amazon’s Alexa could soon let you speak to the dead