• Abortion ruling thrusts companies into divisive arena

    The Supreme Court’s decision to end the nation’s constitutional protections for abortion has catapulted businesses of all types into the most divisive corner of politics.

  • Two months of waiting, and finally a Supreme Court ruling

    Follow the links in this story to recent AP coverage about abortion over the last three months.

    Updated: 7:13 am

  • A roof over their head: Churches use tiny homes for homeless

    Churches across the U.S. are tackling the big question of how to address homelessness in their communities with a small solution: tiny homes.

    Updated: 6:59 am

  • Groups in Spain and Morocco push for border deaths inquiry

    MADRID (AP) — Human rights organizations in Spain and Morocco have called on both countries to investigate the deaths of at least 18 Africans and injuries suffered by dozens more who attempted to scale the border fence that surrounds Melilla, a Spanish enclave in North Africa.

    Updated: 7:50 am

  • To some defenders, gun ruling could right a racial wrong

    NEW YORK (AP) — When the U.S. Supreme Court struck down New York’s tight restrictions on who can carry a handgun, condemnation erupted from liberal leaders and activists.

  • ‘Total bloodbath’: Witnesses describe Ethiopia ethnic attack

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The heavily armed men appeared around the small farming village in Ethiopia’s Oromia region, frightening residents already on edge after recent clashes between government troops and rebels.

  • Russia pushes to block 2nd city in eastern Ukraine

    KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces are trying to cut off the strategic city of Lysychansk in eastern Ukraine, the Luhansk regional governor said Saturday, after the relentless assault on nearby Sievierodonetsk forced Ukrainian troops to begin withdrawing.

    Updated: 7:54 am

  • Pakistan plane carrying aid joins Afghan quake relief effort

    GAYAN, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s deadly earthquake this week struck one of the poorest corners of a country that has been hollowed out by increasing poverty. Even as more aid arrived Saturday, many residents have no idea how they will rebuild the thousands of homes destroyed in villages strung through the mountains.

    Updated: 6:05 am

  • Last Nevada county approves primary results after hand count

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — Counties across Nevada on Friday certified the last outstanding results of the state’s June 14 primary election after critics questioned the tallies by describing their own experiences at the polls and repeating conspiracy theories that nearly derailed certification in New Mexico last week.

  • Mishael Morgan is 1st Black lead winner at Daytime Emmys

    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Mishael Morgan of “The Young and the Restless” won as lead drama actress, becoming the first Black actor to win in a lead category at the Daytime Emmys on Friday night.