(LANSING, Mich.) -- A judge granted Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's request for a temporary restraining order on the enforcement of a near-total abortion ban on the books since 1931. This is the latest move by the governor in an effort to protect abortion rights in... Read More.
(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) -- Abortions in West Virginia can -- at least temporarily -- resume after a judge struck down a pre-Roe ban Monday. Following the Supreme Court's reversal of Roe v. Wade last month, the Women's Health Center of West Virginia said in a statement... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked a Texas law that would ban social media companies from removing users and the content they post because of a particular viewpoint expressed. The court did not elaborate on the decision, which is temporary while legal challenges... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An Alabama judge has partially blocked the state's gender-affirming trans youth care ban. S.B. 184, the Vulnerable Child Protection Act, states that anyone who provides gender-affirming care to anyone under 19 could be convicted of a felony and face up to 10 years... Read More.
(COON RAPIDS, Minn.) -- A Minnesota man with COVID who had been fighting for his life for months was transferred to a new hospital days after a judge blocked another hospital from taking him off a ventilator. The decision allowed Scott Quiner, 55, of Buffalo,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a stay of the OSHA vaccine-or-test requirement on private businesses of 100 or more workers, dealing a setback to the Biden administration's effort to control the COVID pandemic. By a 6-3 vote, with the three liberal justices... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court Tuesday night rejected an effort by the Biden administration to formally discontinue the Trump administration's controversial 2018 policy forcing asylum seekers along the southern U.S. border to remain in Mexico while awaiting a hearing on their claims. In a single-page... Read More.
(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) -- A federal judge in central Arkansas on Wednesday issued a temporary injunction to a constitutional challenge to the state's first-of-its-kind ban on gender-affirming health care for transgender youth -- meaning the ban will not take effect next week, a victory... Read More.
(BALTIMORE) -- A Baltimore judge has shut down efforts by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan to put an early end to enhanced pandemic unemployment benefits. Judge Lawrence P. Fletcher-Hill of the Circuit Court for Baltimore issued a preliminary injunction Tuesday ordering that immediate action be taken... Read More.
(RALEIGH, N.C.) -- One child is dead and two others have been shot in two separate drive-by shootings that took place just blocks from each other. The first incident occurred at approximately 7 p.m. Monday in Statesville, North Carolina -- about 40 miles north of... Read More.
By HATEM MAHER, ABC News (CAIRO) -- A large container ship ran aground in Egypt's Suez Canal early on Tuesday, blocking navigation in the vital waterway for more than 24 hours, officials have said.Ever Given, a 224,000-ton ship registered in Panama... Read More.