Abortion-rights advocates have severely condemned Mississippi's just signed bill that bans mid-pregnancy abortions in the state, terming it unconstitutional.
Signed by Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant on Wednesday, House Bill 1400 makes abortions from the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy an illegal act, punishable by the law.
Hillary Rodham Clinton, the former U. S. Secretary of State, on Wednesday urged students of the University of Connecticut to be active members of the 'participation generation'.
Clinton described the millennials in the audience as confident, connected and open to change, and encouraged them to participate by voting, especially for those candidates who believe in compromise.
Microsoft has revealed in a Wednesday announcement that it has developed a new ad-free version of its Bing search engine for schools.
According to the announcement, the ad-free 'Bing in the Classroom' engine will shows no advertising. In addition, the engine will also block malware and sites featuring 'adult' content, along with bringing on additional privacy controls.
The U. S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened an investigation into automatic braking system on General Motors' (GM) 2014 Chevrolet Impala. The probe has been initiated to determine whether the emergency braking system on the vehicle is defective.
Amid intensifying competition in the wearable devices arena, Withings has recently enhanced its Pulse line-up of wearables by launching a new version of its Pulse activity tracker --- the Pulse O2. In an apparent effort to make its latest-generation Pulse fitness tracker stand out amid competing wearable devices, Withings has added a blood oxygen monitor to the new Pulse O2 device.