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Activists demonstrate during a Planned Parenthood Pro-Choice Rally in Boston, Massachusetts, on Saturday.  Thousands of activists are participating in a national US day of action calling for safe and legal access to abortion. Photograph: Joseph Prezioso/AFP/Getty

Supporters of abortion rights took to the streets across the US on Saturday to make clear their anger at the prospect that the Supreme Court will soon(...)

Pro-choice actvists protest outside the federal courthouse in Los Angeles this week to defend 1973 abortion ruling. Photograph: Frederic J Brown/AFP via Getty Images

At the Pink House in Jackson they are preparing for what now seems the inevitable. The flamingo-coloured building is currently the last clinic in th(...)

Rival groups of demonstrators protest outside the supreme court  in Washington after a draft opinion suggested the  court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade case that legalised abortion nationwide. Photograph: José Luis Magana/AP

A potential supreme court ruling overturning the 50-year-old precedent that legalised abortion in the US could undermine other rights for America(...)

Pro-choice and anti-abortion activists demonstrate in front of the US supreme court on Wednesday. Photograph: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images

A woman’s right to choose an abortion is “fundamental”, US president Joe Biden has said amid reports that the supreme court in Washington is poised to(...)

Abortion rights have emerged suddenly as an issue that could reshape the battle between Democrats and Republicans for control of Congress. Photograph: Bloomberg

The US supreme court on Tuesday confirmed that a draft ruling indicating the court may overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision that legalised a(...)

Planned Parenthood, which operates two of the four abortion clinics in Oklahoma, plans to challenge the legislation in court. Photograph: Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman/Tribune News Service via Getty Images

Law-makers in Oklahoma on Tuesday approved a near-total ban on abortion, making it the latest Republican-led state in the United States to forge ahead(...)

The Jackson Women’s Health Organisation, the last abortion clinic in Mississippi. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images

In 2018 the Mississippi state legislature created a law that banned abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy. It didn’t come into effect because it was ru(...)

The Jackson Women’s Health Organisation: the last abortion clinic in Mississippi in Jackson, Mississippi. Photograph:  Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty

It is mid-morning on a side street in the Fondren area of Jackson. A young woman leaves a bright pink-coloured building and calls someone on her phone(...)

A single lightning bolt that leapt across three US states has been identified as the longest ever. File photograph: Getty Images

A single lightning bolt that leapt across three US states has been identified as the longest ever, the UN weather agency said on Tuesday. Dubbed a me(...)

Golf remains a big part of Gareth Bale’s sporting passion.  Photograph: Athena Pictures/Getty Images

Wales. Golf. Madrid Remember back in the day when Gareth Bale posed behind a flag with his Welsh teammates after reaching the Euro 2020 finals? The f(...)

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