Health

Court temporarily blocks undocumented teen from having abortion

Court temporarily blocks undocumented teen from having abortion

Brigitte Amiri , a senior staff attorney at the ACLU's Reproductive Freedom Project, argued that it doesn't matter that the minor was in the USA illegally, and that her immigration status does not diminish her right to an abortion. "Rather the government is refusing to facilitate an abortion, which it is permitted to do in furtherance of its legitimate and significant interests in promoting childbirth".


Scientists studying real 'Flatliners' for proof of life after death

Scientists studying real 'Flatliners' for proof of life after death

There is evidence to suggest a deceased person may even hear their time of deaths announced by medical personnel. They are studying people who have suffered cardiac arrest. On the other hand, the electrical signals that stimulate the pumping activity of the heart in cardiac arrest become obstructed - the heart stops thumping and death takes after.



ESPN spoke to Pitino about being fired and pay-for-play investigation

Pitino said Adidas had very little contact with him and his players on a day-to-day basis. On Wednesday, Pitino said he had passed a lie detector test asking whether he was aware of a payment made from Adidas to Bowen. Rick Pitino was interviewed by ESPN's Jay Bilas on Wednesday. However, at the press conference that day announcing the decision, board chairman J.


Pollution linked to one in six deaths

Pollution linked to one in six deaths

After water pollution in second place with 1.8 million deaths, "workplace pollution including exposure to toxins and carcinogens was linked to 0.8 million deaths", the report said. On the other hand, deaths from pollution associated with industrial development - such as outdoor air pollution, chemical and soil pollution, increased from 4.3 million to 5.5 million over the same period.


McLaren confirms new Ultimate Series model for next year

McLaren confirms new Ultimate Series model for next year

Joining the new vehicle in the Ultimate Series at a later date will be a "hyper-GT" model, now codenamed BP23. But unlike the three-seater "hyper-GT" , we've only got one image of the upcoming project, and it's not very telling. Specific details haven't been uncovered but the British company says that daily usability is sacrificed to provide the most intense driver experience on the track.


KU, WSU ranked in top 10 of preseason poll

KU, WSU ranked in top 10 of preseason poll

That team - headlined by the junior tandem of Antoine Carr and Cliff Levingston and fresh of an Elite Eight appearance - checked in at No. 6 in the AP and No. The Sooners could also end up playing No. 9 North Carolina depending on how the bracket works out in the PK80 Tournament in November. Duke was No.