Smith scores twice, US women beat Colombia 3-0 in Colorado

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Sophia Smith scored twice in the second half and the United States Women’s National Team beat Colombia 3-0 on Saturday night to extend its home unbeaten streak to 68 games. Taylor Kornieck added a late goal on his national team debut. On Tuesday night, the teams will meet in Sandy, … Read more

Clashes outside shuttered Wisconsin abortion clinic portray a fraying US

As he was talking to The telegraphanother passerby shouted, “The Supreme Court has no balls.” Just three miles away, a Planned Parenthood clinic appeared completely closed, with its doors locked and the lights turned off inside. Nearly 70 abortion procedures with Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin scheduled for Friday and Saturday had to be canceled, the … Read more

Abortion decision backs US companies into a tight space

NEW YORK: Several major U.S. companies have pledged to provide medical coverage for out-of-state abortions, with a few also lambasting the Supreme Court’s decision striking down federal abortion rights. But the issue remains a hot potato, forcing companies to navigate dynamic political terrain with potential legal liability at stake. “Today’s Scotus (US Supreme Court) ruling … Read more

Global abortion rights: Scrapping Roe v. Wade makes the US an outlier in the West

London CNN — The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the Roe v. Wade case on Friday has reverberated around the world, setting the country apart from its key reproductive health allies. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it “clearly had a huge impact on the thinking of people around the world” and called the … Read more

India placed with USA, Brazil and Morocco in Group A

Hosts India have been placed in a tough group with 2008 runners-up USA, Brazil and Morocco in Group A of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, to be held from October 11 to 30 this year. The draw for the 16-team event took place on Friday at FIFA headquarters in Zurich. Teams have been split … Read more

India Score First But Lose to USA 4-1 in Women’s U23 3-Nations Tournament

The Indian women’s football team lost 1-4 to USA U23 in their final match of the WU23 3-Nations tournament played at Larods IP, Helsingborg in Sweden on Saturday 25th June 2022. The Blue Tigresses created a flurry of chances and took the lead in the 8th minute, but the opponents eventually claimed victory, equalizing in … Read more

Globe editorial: On abortion and guns, why Canada ended up in a different – and better – place than the U.S.

An abortion rights protester holds a sign as she demonstrates after the US Supreme Court ruled in the abortion case Dobbs v Women’s Health Organization, overturning the landmark Roe v Wade abortion decision in Miami on June 24.MARCO BELLO/Reuters Every year Canadians know less and less about their own story and that it is something … Read more

Roe v Wade: More protests expected this weekend amid fury and anguish over the Supreme Court’s abortion ruling

CNN  —  The seismic ruling by the US Supreme Court to eliminate the federal constitutional right to an abortion has roiled the country, fueling protests that began Friday and which are expected to extend throughout the weekend. Loud and angry demonstrations by abortion-rights advocates were held in several cities on Friday, hours after the court … Read more

how teachers in US are being armed as country reels after Uvalde

Pointing at a girl holding a can of coke and a young boy on her phone, Laura holds fire before aiming the gun directly at the villain. No hesitation. bang bang. Two shots to the heart. I feel the hard hitting in my own chest. “You can wait for law enforcement, but the fastest person … Read more