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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.

07/02/2014

Abortion

Supreme Court Backs Private Businesses, Cuts Contraceptive Support

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey our special guests were attorneys Robert Patillio and LaDawn Jones. Robert Patillo and LaDawn Jones, joined Rashad in his discussion of the Supreme Court’s rejection of the contraceptive […]

WAOK-AM–07/01/2014

Federal judge rules certain non-profit organizations in Georgia affiliated with the Catholic Church are not subject to a contraception mandate included in Obamacare. (Getty Images)

Catholic Groups Win Fight Over Contraception 

Federal judge rules certain non-profit organizations in Georgia affiliated with the Catholic Church are not subject to a contraception mandate included in Obamacare.

03/26/2014

Research into college athletic departments’ codes of conduct uncovered some questionable policies, including University of Georgia guidelines suggesting that players avoid “orgies and gang bangs,” and noticeable sexual “passion marks” on their bodies. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Report: Univ. Of Georgia Advises Basketball Players ‘Orgies And Gang Bangs Are Inappropriate’

Research into college athletic department codes of conduct uncovered some questionable policies, including University of Georgia guidelines suggesting that players avoid “orgies and gang bangs,” and noticeable sexual “passion marks” on their bodies.

03/26/2014

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Study: Obesity, Birth Control Pills May Increase Risk Of Multiple Sclerosis

A new study has found that birth control pills and obesity may increase the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS).

03/02/2014

File photo of a gynecology textbook and a stethoscope. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Doctors: IUDs, Hormone Implants The Best Birth Control For Teens

Teenage girls may prefer the pill, the patch or even wishful thinking, but their doctors should be recommending intrauterine devices (IUDs) or hormonal implants — long-lasting and more effective birth control that you don’t have to remember to use every time, the nation’s leading gynecologists group said Thursday.

09/22/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Despite Denials Akin’s Comments Are Part GOP War On Women

Congressman Akin’s comments are unconscionable and while Congressman Akin owns the words that came from his mouth, the sentiment and his policy goals are shared by both Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, despite their statements today.

08/20/2012

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Rush Limbaugh Apologizes For Rude Comments To A Georgetown Student

Conservative radio host, Rush Limbaugh, apologized Saturday after calling a Georgetown University law school student a “slut” and “prostitute.” His outburst came after the law student, Sandra Fluk, after saying that she was in favor […]

WAOK-AM–03/05/2012

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