More than 500 species of plants have disappeared in the past 250 years - more than twice the number of birds, mammals and amphibians recorded as extinct, according to a new study. Scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and Stockholm University ...

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Where is abortion legal?: Everywhere. But ... Only physicians perform abortions in most states. Maine will be the second state after California with a law allowing non-doctors to perform in-clinic abortions, according to Maine’s Office of Policy and ...

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(CNN)A California jury on Monday convicted former NFL player Kellen Winslow II of rape and misdemeanor charges of indecent exposure and lewd conduct. Jurors acquitted Winslow of a second lewd conduct charge during the fifth day of deliberations in San ...

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The Pacific nation of Samoa has banned the Elton John biopic "Rocketman" because of its depictions of homosexuality. About 97 percent of people in Samoa identify as Christian, and the society is generally considered conservative and traditional. Under ...