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Abortion rights supporters rally across US

Supporters of abortion rights took to the streets across the US on Saturday to make clear their anger at the prospect that the Supreme Court will soon strike down the constitutional right to abortion. Cries of “My body, my choice” rang out as activists committed to fighting for what they called reproductive freedom. Incensed after a leaked draft opinion suggested the conservative majority on the court would vote to overturn […]

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Plane draws ‘make beer not war’ with flight path in skies over Poland

A light aircraft in Poland has drawn the words “make beer not war” using its flight path. Taking off from the city of Poznan in west-central Poland, the two-seater plane initially turned to the west before beginning to trace the words. Over the course of almost four hours, the aircraft meticulously completed the 40-mile-wide phrase, before landing back in Poznan on Saturday evening. The aircraft that carried out the flight […]

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Steve Cooper believes Notts Forest’s victory should have been more emphatic

Nottingham Forest boss Steve Cooper admits his side could have had more goals to put the tie to bed in their narrow 2-1 win at Sheffield United in the Sky Bet Championship play-off semi-final first leg at Bramall Lane. The opener came in the 10th minute when Jack Colback latched onto a rebound and finished from close range after Wes Foderingham made a brilliant save from point-blank range from Philip […]

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‘Solidarity with US siblings’ – Activists gather in Edinburgh over Roe vs Wade

MSPs and reproductive rights campaigners gathered in Edinburgh to show solidarity with their US peers protesting over the Roe vs Wade re-appeal. The demonstration, outside the US Consulate in the Scottish capital, took place as hundreds of thousands of people across America took to the streets to protest about the US Supreme Court’s looming decision to overturn the 1973 landmark decision which made abortion legal. Scottish Green MSP Gillian Mackay […]

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Joe Root century checks Lancashire’s victory bid in Roses clash

Former England Test captain Joe Root thwarted a Lancashire attack containing James Anderson to register his first Roses century and give Yorkshire hope of avoiding defeat at Headingley. In response to Lancashire’s 566 for nine declared, Yorkshire slipped to 68 for four early on the third day of this LV=Insurance County Championship match but Lancashire’s progress was checked by Root. His innings of 147 included several crisp drives and formed […]

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