News

Governor Calls For Review Of Abortion Clinic Regulations

Governor Calls For Review Of Abortion Clinic Regulations

Photo: WINA

Governor McAuliffe has demanded a review of abortion clinic regulations that went into effect last year. Under the regulations, existing facilities must meet the same building standards as newly constructed hospitals. Supporters say they are intended to protect women’s health. Opponents say the goal is to put the abortion clinics out of business. McAuliffe (pictured) has also appointed five new members of the State Board of Health.

Latest Stories

in National

Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

Fresh
drones

Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

in Viral Videos

WATCH: Airman ‘Santa’ surprises 6-year-old son at storytime

Fresh
santa

Aaron Williams was sad that his dad, stationed in South Korea, wouldn't be stateside for the holidays ... but a little Christmas magic gave him a gift he'll never forget.

in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

bluejackets

Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.

in Sports, Weird

Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

uab

A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

in Sports

Rondo traded to Mavericks

celtics

The Dallas Mavericks landed point guard Rajon Rondo in a trade with the Boston Celtics.