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Ignoring Trump, Arizona Republicans don't want to move too fast to repeal 1864 abortion ban

Arizona state capitol building. Via KingWu/Getty Images

(PHOENIX) — Arizona’s Republican lawmakers made clear on Wednesday, despite the controversy engulfing their state with the revival of a strict, Civil War-era abortion ban — roiling the politics of the key battleground and drawing criticism from top conservatives like Donald Trump — that it’s not the time to move too quickly.. ...Read Full Story

Prince William attends first royal engagement after Kate Middleton cancer announcement

Prince William, Prince of Wales visits a housing workshop to discuss solutions to support local families at risk of homelessness, in Sheffield, northern England on March 19, 2024. (Temilade Adelaja/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

(LONDON) — Prince William returned to work this week in his first official public appearance since his wife Kate, the princess of Wales, revealed she had been diagnosed with cancer.. ...Read Full Story

Update: Former St. Joseph official to resign Meridian post


After more than four hours of closed session spread over two days, Frank Walsh, the former city manager for St. Joseph, is resigning from his post as the current city manager of Meridian Township. The move comes after an investigation into Walsh’s activities pointed to his misusing public resources and creating a toxic work environment at the Meridian Township offices.. ...Read Full Story