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French parliament elects Braun-Pivet as new speaker

French parliament elects Braun-Pivet as new speaker

The new speaker of France’s lower house of parliament — the first woman to hold the post — vigorously defended the right to abortion Tuesday and called on the chamber to be “vigilant” about protecting it from reversal.

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A timeline of the Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell scandal
A timeline of the Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell scandal
A timeline of the Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell scandal

A timeline of the Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell scandal

From the moment he first faced criminal charges, in 2006, Jeffrey Epstein has been the object of public fascination, conspiracy theories and outrage — especially after his lawyers got prosecutors to agree to a lenient plea deal that spar...

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Is abortion illegal in the U.S. now? Depends where you live

Is abortion illegal in the U.S. now? Depends where you live

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 decision that had provided a constitutional right to abortion. The ruling is expected to lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states, although the timing of those law...

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