Planned Parenthood

NY Lawmakers Call For Continued Government Funding For Planned ParenthoodLocal lawmakers want New Yorkers to fight the Conservative effort on Capitol Hill to defund Planned Parenthood.
CBS News: FBI Reports Uptick In Attacks On Reproductive Health FacilitiesLaw enforcement authorities have reported an uptick in attacks on reproductive health care facilities as Congress grapples over the future of funding for Planned Parenthood, CBS News has learned.
Covert Video Targets Planned Parenthood Fetal-Parts PolicyPlanned Parenthood says the activity in question is the legal, not-for-profit donation of fetal tissue to research firms.
Defaced Painting Featuring Mother Teresa Among Pro-Choicers To Remain Hanging At Trumbull LibraryPolice in Trumbull, Conn., have closed the case into who defaced a painting that hangs in the town library after being unable to pinpoint exactly who did it.
Planned Parenthood Expanding With Queens LocationPlanned Parenthood is expanding in New York City with a clinic in Queens.
Nassau County Launches Local Women's Equality PartyThere’s a new political party in town on Long Island with its focus on women, WCBS 880's Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.
Battle Lines Drawn Following FDA's 'Morning-After' Pill DecisionIs 15 too young to buy the “morning-after” pill? That’s the question dividing parents in our area after a controversial decision Tuesday from the federal government.
FDA Approves: Plan B To Be Dispensed Over The Counter; Critics Come Out SwingingThe FDA announced Tuesday it has approved making the Plan B morning-after pill available over the counter. But purchasers have to be at least 15 to buy it, and will have to provide proof of age at the cash register.
Planned Parenthood Denounces New Teen Pregnancy Ad CampaignThey show images of toddlers and what the campaign calls the "hard-hitting facts about the money and time costs of parenting, and the negative consequences of having a child before you are ready."
Opinion: Brain Dead Politics In VirginiaKen Cuccinelli aspires to be the next governor of Virginia after spending four years trying to deny women's health care rights, blocking Obamacare and forcing his ideology and personal beliefs on the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Opinion: Paul Ryan And The War on WomenIf you like the GOP war on women, you are going to love Paul Ryan. After all, Ryan's record on women's health could easily be mistaken for one of W. Mitt Romney's primary opponents, Rick Santorum.
Local Officials React To U.S. Supreme Court's Ruling On Obama Health Care Law The decision, which was handed down Thursday in Washington D.C., means that most Americans will be required to have health insurance or pay a fine.