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Texas women drive hours for abortions after new law

The nation's most restrictive abortion law is driving many women from Texas to seek services as far away as Oklahoma and Kansas.

US appeals court lets Texas resume ban on most abortions

A federal appeals court is temporarily allowing the nation’s toughest abortion law to resume in Texas.

Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., calling it an “offensive deprivation” of a constitutional right by banning most abortions in the nation’s second-most populous state since September.

Justice Dept. sues Texas over state’s new abortion law

The Justice Department has filed suit against the state of Texas restrictive law against abortions, Attorney General Merrick Garland said on Thursday, setting up a high-stakes legal battle after the Supreme Court allowed the law to go into effect earlier this month.

Texas 6-week abortion ban takes effect, with high court mum

A Texas law banning most abortions in the state took effect at midnight, but the Supreme Court has yet to act on an emergency...

North Carolina Senate considers banning Down syndrome abortions

Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper is not expected to approve the bill.

NC Senate advances abortion ban bill

A North Carolina Senate committee voted Wednesday to advance a bill prohibiting pregnant women from seeking abortions because of race, gender or a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome.

‘Born-alive’ abortion measure clears North Carolina Senate

North Carolina's Senate has approved a bill to require doctors to provide the same duty of care for children born alive after attempted abortions that they would for any other newborn child.

North Carolina abortion ban after 20 weeks before appeals court

The constitutionality of North Carolina’s ban on abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy is being weighed by a federal appeals court.

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Strike dodged with deal between film and TV crews, studios

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

Hundreds of people gather at the New Hanover County Arboretum for Pumpkin Palooza

Today, hundreds of people gathered at the New Hanover County Arboretum for the 4-H Pumpkin Palooza yesterday evening.

One national retail chain held a hiring event at all of its Wilmington locations to prepare for the holiday rush

Today one national retail chain held at all of its locations in the local area, ahead of the holiday season rush.

Veg-Out Festival held in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park showcased vegan and vegetarian vendors

Today, a festival held in downtown at the Riverfront Park gave attendees a chance to learn about vegan and vegetarian lifestyles.