(INDIANAPOLIS) -- Indiana's abortion ban went into effect Thursday. The ban will limit access to more than 1.5 million people of reproductive age in Indiana, according to the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana. Indiana was the first state to pass an abortion ban since the... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Queen Elizabeth II's death on Thursday came as a shock to the public. Planning for what would happen in the days, weeks and months after her death, however, has been years in the making, and started around the time of her coronation 70... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York is adjusting to a new reality for gun possession as the state law prompted by a Supreme Court decision in June goes into effect Thursday. The Supreme Court decision struck down concealed carry laws, making it much easier to acquire... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Five more states are set to severely restrict abortion this week, adding to the growing number of laws that have taken effect since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Three states -- Idaho, Tennessee and Texas -- had trigger laws go into... Read More.
(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Tennessee's "trigger" law banning abortions went into effect Thursday, making providing abortions a felony in the state. The Tennessee near-total abortion ban, which was enacted in 2019, criminalizes performing or attempting to perform an abortion, only making exceptions for cases where it... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- Flash flood warnings are in effect in Dallas Monday morning as three months' worth of rain pounded the region overnight. Eastern Dallas has been hit with more than 9 inches of rain within six hours -- and more rain is on the way... Read More.
(FRANKFORT, Ky.) -- Strong rain continued to fall early Tuesday in Kentucky, as officials and first responders worked to find perhaps hundreds of people who were reported missing amid floods that have killed at least 37. Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear on Monday evening warned that... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Texas' "trigger" law, which raises the penalty for performing abortions, is set to go into effect on Aug. 25, after the U.S. Supreme Court formally issued its judgement overturning Roe v. Wade on Tuesday. "Trigger" laws only take effect when certain events... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Georgia's so-called "heartbeat law" can go into effect, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday, making the state the latest to institute a six-week ban on abortion since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade. The court additionally allowed the ban... Read More.
(SALT LAKE CITY) -- The Great Salt Lake has lost two-thirds of its size due to rising temperatures and scientists say this is already causing a dangerous ecological ripple effect throughout Utah. The water body, which is approximately 75 miles long and 30 miles wide,... Read More.
Residential and land clearing fires are banned beginning tomorrow morning at 8 AM and will remain in effect until further notice. This includes all unincorporated area of Skagit County. Skagit County will no longer issue permits for these activities and all existing permits are... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- A so-called trigger law on abortion went into effect Thursday in Mississippi, the state where the case that overturned Roe v. Wade originated. Under the new law, anyone who performs or attempts to perform an abortion in the state will be charged... Read More.