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Constitutional right to abortion overturned by US Supreme Court after nearly 50 years in Roe v Wade ruling
Abortion · Washington

Constitutional right to abortion overturned by US Supreme Court after nearly 50 years in Roe v Wade ruling

47% Center coverage: 272 sources
The decision by Justice Samuel Alito will set off a seismic shift in reproductive rights across the United States. It will allow states to ban abortion, and experts expect about half the states to do so. The vote to overturn Roe was 5-4, with Justices Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, Brett Kavanaugh, and Amy Coney Barrett joining Alito's opinion. Chief Justice John Roberts filed a separate opinion, agreeing with the court's decision to uphold the Mississippi law.See the Story
Biden signs bipartisan gun safety bill into law
Gun Laws · Washington

Biden signs bipartisan gun safety bill into law

61% Center coverage: 183 sources
President Biden signed the most wide-ranging gun violence prevention bill that Congress has passed in nearly 30 years. The legislation will toughen background checks for the youngest gun buyers. It will also help states put in place red flag laws that make it easier for authorities to take weapons. Most of its $13 billion cost will help bolster mental health programs and aid schools.See the Story
Ukrainian forces will have to leave embattled Sievierodonetsk: Governor
Europe · Severodonetsk

Ukrainian forces will have to leave embattled Sievierodonetsk: Governor

39% Left coverage: 110 sources
Ukrainian forces will retreat from a besieged city in the country's east to avoid encirclement. The city of Sievierodonetsk, the administrative center of the Luhansk region, has faced relentless Russian bombardment. Ukrainian troops fought the Russians in house-to-house battles before retreating to a huge chemical factory.See the Story

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Europe · Moscow

Putin promises Belarus Iskander-M missiles to counter "aggressive" West

50% Right coverage: 12 sources
Russian President Vladimir Putin promises Iskander-M missiles to Belarus. Short-range, capable of carrying nuclear warheads. Putin spoke after a meeting in St.Petersburg with his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko. The missiles are among the most modern inMoscow's arsenal.See the Story
Chicago Blackhawks

Report: Luke Richardson will be the Blackhawks’ next head coach

37% Center coverage: 11 sources
The Blackhawks will hire Montreal Canadiens assistant Luke Richardson as their next head coach. He will be the first permanent head coach for the Blackhawks since Jeremy Colliton was fired in November of 2021. Richardson has been an assistant in the NHL for eight years, spending the last four with the Canadiens. He played in the league for 21 seasons as a defenseman for six different teams.See the Story
Vaccinations

Novak Djokovic repeats no vaccination stance as US Open slips away

60% Left coverage: 5 sources
His inability to travel to the United States will serve as a key driver as he sets his sights on a seventh Wimbledon title.See the Story
Brossard · Brossard

Police looking for driver of truck who killed woman, 25, in Brossard hit-and-run

Coverage: 5 sources
The collision happened about 4:20 a.m. in Brossard. She was crossing the street when she was hit by a black pickup truck. Police are still looking for the truck and its driver. More updates may be available on Monday, police said. The woman hasn't been identified yet.See the Story
France · France

Quebec Justice Minister Jolin-Barrette is in France looking for ways to improve the justice system

Coverage: 2 sources
Quebec Justice Minister Simon Jolin-Barrette is on a diplomatic visit to France. He met with his French counterpart,ric Dupond-Moretti, to exchange ideas on how to improve the justice system. He cited, among other things, "penal procedures," the equivalent of criminal law, where, "for minor offences, the procedure is done much more quickly"See the Story

Great return of the International des Fires Loto-Québec

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
It was the return of the International des Fires Loto-Québec this summer after a forced break of almost three years that hurt the industry. The opening show — entitled Je me — will be presented on Saturday evening.See the Story
Ukraine · Ukraine

War in Ukraine, day 122 | Russians enter Lysychansk

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Russian and pro-Russian forces entered Lysychansk on Saturday and “street fighting” is now taking place in the neighbouring city of Sievierodonetsk, a strategic lock in eastern Ukraine that is about to be taken by Moscow, the separatists said.See the Story

Crise des passeports | Ottawa crée un groupe de travail spécial

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Le gouvernement fédéral a créé un groupe de travail spécial pour l’aider à s’attaquer aux retards importants dans le traitement des demandes d’immigration et des demandes de passeport qui ont laissé les Canadiens frustrés.See the Story
Quebec · Quebec

Agriculture | Vegetable gardeners discouraged

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Quebec wants to increase its food independence, but the vegetable producers who feed it face rising costs, stagnant incomes and regulations that are becoming unmanageable, to the point that many give up.See the Story
Quebec · Quebec

National Day | Time for the festivities

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
On Friday, Quebec celebrated Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day marked by the return of pre-pandemic gatherings. La Presse went to meet festive Quebecers in Montreal and Repentigny.See the Story
NDP

LPC and NDP deal | Jagmeet Singh wants to see first results in fall

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The “support and confidence” pact between the Trudeau government and the New Democratic Party (NDP) will last until 2025, as expected, believes Pablo Rodriguez, one of the guardians of this agreement. But be careful: if the Liberals do not deliver the dental program and the $500 housing supplement, NDP leader Jagmeet Singh swears he will tear up the deal.See the Story

As in The Scarlet Maid

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
“For those who are looking for an abortion in this country, know that you are welcome here.” The statement of the mayor of New York seems to be taken from a grim sci-fi scenario.See the Story

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