| May 31, 2009
| 8:56 PM
A controversial late-term abortion doctor was shot and killed Sunday inside his church.
Dr. George Tiller was gunned down just as services were starting. He died three hours later from the gunman's single shot.
"We just thought a child had come in...
| 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...
| Jun 1, 2009
| 4:56 PM
The slaying of a Kansas abortion doctor put the anti-abortion movement on the defensive Monday with prominent leaders delicately distancing themselves from the accused killer while positioning their stand as one shared by a majority of Americans.
| Jun 2, 2009
The 51-year-old man held on suspicion of killing prominent abortion provider Dr. George Tiller belonged to anti-government militia groups, had been convicted of carrying explosives in his car and was outraged by the doctor's speedy acquittal on abortion-...
| Jun 3, 2009
In calling last month for "common ground" on abortion, President Obama launched his search for an unlikely political sweet spot -- a popular stance on an issue that has long been dominated by extremes.
But the slaying Sunday of Kansas abortion doctor...
| Jun 10, 2009
| 2:01 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) - An elderly gunman opened fire with a rifle inside the crowded U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on Wednesday, killing a security guard before being shot. Authorities said they were investigating a white supremacist as the suspect.
| Jun 14, 2009
Dr. George Tiller wore a bulletproof vest as he handed out bulletins in his church's lobby on May 31. But it wasn't enough to save the abortion provider when a man aimed a gun at his head and pulled the trigger.
Fortunately for the other members of...
| Apr 1, 2008
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Attorneys for abortion provider George Tiller are asking a Sedgwick County court to admonish grand jurors investigation their client to avoid ads from abortion opponents.
The request is a response to a campaign by Operation Rescue...
| Jul 27, 2009
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The woman convicted of shooting Dr. George Tiller in both arms in 1993 is a potential witness against the man now charged with killing the Kansas abortion provider.
Prosecutors have listed 220 potential witnesses for a preliminary...