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Abortions Hit New Low in U.S.

According to new data released Wednesday, the number and rate of abortions in the U.S. have fallen to their lowest level in decades. The study...

U.S. Teen Pregnancy, Abortion Rates Hit Historic Lows

A comprehensive new study confirms the U.S. teen pregnancy rate is continuing its historic decline. The rate of abortions among women under 20 also...
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U.S. Abortion Rate at 40-Year Low

The abortion rate in the United States dropped to its lowest point since the Supreme Court legalized the procedure in 1973, according to a...
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Illinois Abortions at Record Low

Abortions reported in Illinois reached a 37-year low in 2010, the lowest total since 1973, the year the procedure was legalized in the United...
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Oklahoma Governor Vetoes “Unconscionable” Abortion Bill

Oklahoma Gov. Brad Henry vetoed an abortion bill Friday that would have required women who are rape and incest victims to undergo an intrusive...

Abortion Rate at 30-Year Low

The U.S. abortion rate has reached a 30-year-low. In 2005 a survey of abortion providers showed the rate was lower than the number of...

Good News in History, January 28

Happy 83rd Birthday to Alan Alda—on the day after his fellow actors in Hollywood awarded him a Lifetime Achievement honor at the SAG ceremony. Best...

Good News in History, January 22

120 years ago today, leaders of the six self-governing colonies of Australia—New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Queensland, Western Australia and Tasmania—met to discuss...

Blood Test Unlocks New Frontier in Treating Depression

Doctors for the first time can determine which medication is more likely to help a patient overcome depression, according to research that pushes the...

Are You Living a Meaningful Life? Here Are a Few Tips on How to Start

There's a difference between being happy and living a life with meaning, so here's some advice on how to live more meaningfully today.

Teens Today Are Actually Good – 7 Positive Trends Prove It

Have teens gotten a bad rap in recent years? They are typically characterized as self-involved, reckless, and only interested in "sharing" on their phones,...

Colorado Offered Free Birth Control — and Teen Births Fell by 40 percent

A program that provides contraceptives to low-income women contributed to a 40-percent drop in Colorado's teen birth rate over five years, according to state...
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Give Thanks: Fast Population Growth is Coming to an End

Many people don't know about the enormous progress most countries have made in recent decades - or maybe the media hasn't told them. Extreme...
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(UPDATED) Planned Parenthood Raises $650,000 in Donations After Susan G. Komen Kills Grants

(UPDATE, Feb. 3: The Susan G. Koman group reversed their decision to defund Planned Parenthood, bowing to a tide of negative critisism from supporters...
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Voters Tighten Reigns on Runaway US Politicians in Tuesday Elections

What can we infer from last night’s election results across the country? . . . Overall, voters punished elected officials for going too far. Ohio...
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Judge Halts Indiana Cuts To Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood of Indiana expects to start offering services to Medicaid patients again Saturday after a federal judge ruled the state is not allowed...
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Refreshing Politician: Moderate Republican Swims Against Party Tide in Governor’s Race

Rick Snyder is something unusual: a moderate Republican who is winning his race without the slash-and-burn tactics dominating political races elsewhere. He doesn’t back...
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Muslims in America: A New Day Under Obama

Because the notion of Muslims as scary "others" was so pervasive in some areas of America, I had hoped  the election of Barack Obama...
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7 Positive Trends to Relieve Your Worries and Calm Your Fears

Good News Network founder in 1997 Women's World photo Given so much bad press about teens beating each other...