- Facing Congress, Planned Parenthood chief rebuts videos Updated: Sep-29-15 5:34 pm
WASHINGTON - The head of Planned Parenthood defended the women's health organization Tuesday before a Republican-run Congress bent on slashing its federal funding, telling lawmakers that accusations against her group fed by stealthily recorded videos are "offensive and categorically untrue."
- Judge sides with Planned Parenthood in lawsuit against Utah Updated: Sep-29-15 3:39 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A judge on Tuesday blocked an order issued by Utah Gov. Gary Herbert to cut off federal money going to Planned Parenthood in the state after the release of secretly recorded videos by a California anti-abortion group.
- Dating apps fire back at billboards linking STD spread Updated: Sep-28-15 11:10 pm
LOS ANGELES - An AIDS health care group is defending an ad campaign in Los Angeles that links popular dating apps with the spread of sexual transmitted diseases.
- National AIDS leader urges broader use of preventive drug Updated: Sep-26-15 11:48 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Federal officials are asking Mississippi health care providers to expand use of a medicine that can keep people from getting AIDS.
- Assembly passes bill stripping Planned Parenthood money Updated: Sep-24-15 6:15 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The state Assembly passed a bill Thursday that would take away $3.5 million of federal funding for Planned Parenthood despite objections from Democrats who said it would limit access to women's health care services in Wisconsin.
- US government says it will now use the term 'sexual rights' Updated: Sep-18-15 8:22 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The U.S. government says it will begin using the term "sexual rights" in discussions of human rights and global development.
- Changes to review school sex-ed materials approved by House Updated: Sep-16-15 6:50 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - An overwhelming majority in the North Carolina House have agreed to changes that could broaden the scope of materials middle-school teachers use to instruct about sex education.