Birth control

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Attorney: Hobby Lobby won’t offer morning-after pill

WASHINGTON (AP) — An attorney for Hobby Lobby Stores says the arts and crafts chain won’t provide the morning-after and week-after pills in its employee insurance plan when the health care mandate takes effect Jan. 1.


US abortions fall 5 pct, biggest drop in a decade

NEW YORK (AP) – U.S. abortions fell 5 percent during the Great Recession in the biggest one-year decrease in at least a decade, according to government figures released Wednesday. The reason for the decline wasn’t […]


Hobby Lobby asks judge to block health care law

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – An arts and craft supply company says part of the new federal health care law should be blocked because it requires coverage for morning-after and week-after birth control pills. Hobby Lobby […]


Teen birth control

CHICAGO (AP) – Teenage girls may prefer the pill, the patch or even wishful thinking, but their doctors should be recommending IUDs or hormonal implants  – long-lasting and more effective birth control that you don’t […]


Ad proclaims Obama's commitment to religious liberty

(AP) – President Barack Obama says his “commitment to protecting religious liberty is and always will be unwavering.” In a video on his campaign’s website, Obama makes no mention of the dozens of lawsuits against […]


LA-area sponsor for surprise baby chimp

KEITHVILLE, La. (AP) – A surprise baby at the national sanctuary for research chimps in Louisiana has a lifetime sponsor and a name. Anita Hirsh, a longtime Chimp Haven supporter from the Los Angeles area, […]