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Missouri Senate passes bill banning abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy

The Missouri Senate passed a bill early Thursday to ban abortion eight weeks of pregnancy. Continue reading

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San Francisco becomes 1st major US city to outlaw police use of facial recognition technology

San Francisco is to become the first U.S. city to outlaw a rapidly developing technology that has alarmed privacy and civil-liberties advocates, as the liberal city’s supervisors voted Tuesday to ban the use of facial recognition software by police and… Continue reading

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Evan Rachel Wood jokes men should get ‘mandatory vasectomies’ after Georgia ‘heartbeat’ bill signed into law

Evan Rachel Wood jokingly suggested on Thursday that men should get “mandatory vasectomies” until they’re ready to have children after the state of Georgia signed a bill into law making it illegal to get an abortion once a heartbeat is detected. Continue reading

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Arizona governor signs bill legalizing nunchucks

It’s now legal to own nunchucks in the state of Arizona. Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation on Friday to remove them from the list of illegal deadly weapons banned in the state.  Continue reading

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Illinois residents could be charged $1,000 a year to own an electric vehicle under new legislation

Electric car owners in Illinois could take a large hit to their bank accounts after lawmakers proposed an extreme hike in registration fees for electronic vehicles in the state.  Continue reading

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Florida Gov. DeSantis signs bill letting more teachers carry guns in school

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Wednesday that would allow more state teachers to carry guns in school with district approval. Continue reading

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Massachusetts latest state to push ban on tackle football for kids

Lawmakers argue that the ban would be for kids’ safety, citing research on brain trauma. Some parents and coaches are calling it government overreach. Continue reading

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Florida Legislature passes bill expanding program to arm teachers

The Florida House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday allowing more teachers to carry firearms in school with the approval of local districts. Continue reading

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Push to raise smoking age to 21 catches fire at state level

In a bid to snuff out smoking among teens, an increasing number of states are trying to raise the tobacco purchase age to 21. Continue reading

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Pennsylvania’s proposed $540 million nuclear bailout sparks national debate

The clock is ticking for Pennsylvania lawmakers, who must decide whether to support House Bill 11, a $500 million annual commitment to rescue the state’s struggling nuclear industry over the next six years. Continue reading

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Ride-hailing safety bill introduced days after South Carolina college student found dead

Just days after a young woman was murdered after accidentally getting into a car she thought was her Uber, legislation is being proposed in South Carolina to require drivers for ride-hailing services to have illuminated signs. Continue reading

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