| Mar 2, 2009
President Barack Obama's choice to lead the Health and Human Services Department has a history of bucking the insurance industry, which faces the biggest hit under Obama's initial health care reform plan.
Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius gets her...
| Jan 29, 2010
A man who says he killed prominent Kansas abortion provider Dr. George Tiller to protect unborn children has been convicted of murdering the doctor.
A jury deliberated for 37 minutes Friday before finding Scott Roeder (ROH'-dur) guilty of premeditated,...
| Jan 29, 2010
In a trial that never became the referendum on abortion that some abortion foes wanted, Scott Roeder, a 51-year-old airport shuttle driver, was convicted today of murdering George Tiller, one the nation's few physicians who performed late-term abortions....
| Feb 7, 2010
Joanne Underwood stood quietly outside a Dallas abortion clinic and prayed in the cold Sunday air. Underwood, who has been a sidewalk counselor for a decade says she is disturbed to see women, some of them six months pregnant entering the clinic. "We know...
| Feb 8, 2010
Susan Hill, a national women's rights advocate and the owner of several abortion clinics around the country, died Jan. 30 at a hospital in Raleigh, N.C. She was 61 and had breast cancer.
Hill focused on establishing clinics in rural areas where women had...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 5:00 AM
The FBI has released documents showing it investigated numerous death threats over the years against a slain Kansas abortion provider.
Among those was a 1999 letter that claimed militant abortion opponents meeting in Las Vegas paid a woman $25,000 to...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Some are questioning a prayer vigil at a Wichita school. An anti-abortion group held a meeting at Coleman Middle School Friday night.
The district said earlier in the day that it wasn't endorsing the group, it let it rent the building. USD 259 said the...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 10:40 PM
Following a national outcry, lawmakers in South Dakota have shelved a bill some say would allow the killing of doctors who perform abortions.
Accoring the New York Times, the legislation was postponed indefinitely on Wednesday. The newspaper quortes...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 7:50 PM
Efforts to expand South Dakota’s definition of justifiable homicide to include killings that protect unborn children ran into opposition Tuesday, when one critic argued that recently added language could provide a "license to kill" abortion doctors....
| Feb 22, 2011
| 3:43 PM
Some people say that it's a witch hunt, while others say that former Kansas attorney general Phill Kline went too far in his investigation into abortion providers as Kline took the stand on Tuesday to defend against accusations of ethics violations.
| Feb 22, 2011
| 1:24 PM
Former Attorney General Phill Kline says his investigation of the late Dr. George Tiller did not include learning the names of adults who had abortions.
Kline testified Tuesday for a second day of a hearing on a professional ethics complaint against him....