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Seeking to douse a months-long scandal over providing fetal tissue for research, women's health care giant Planned Parenthood said Tuesday it will no longer accept reimbursements for costs of the donations. The move is aimed at debunking what the group calls a "disingenuous argument" by critics attacking Planned Parenthood over the procedure. Debate exploded earlier this year, when anti-abortion activists released secretly-recorded videos showing the organization's officials discussing use of aborted fetal tissue for medical research.
GILZE-RIJEN AIR BASE, Netherlands (AP) — The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, sending hundreds of jagged steel shards ripping through its aluminum skin at up to 5,600 mph and shearing the cockpit from the rest of the plane.