Pope laments abortion with controversial 'hit man' remark
The head of the Catholic Church has equated getting an abortion for medical reasons with hiring a contract killer. German officials have condemned such rhetoric, saying it is "absolutely unacceptable."
Alabama moves to ban abortion, including for rape and incest cases
The legislation sets the stage for a legal battle over the right to abortion that could end up in the Supreme Court. It comes as 14 states have sought to restrict abortion in a bid to overturn Roe vs. Wade.
Young Argentines fight for abortion and women's rights
Young women and girls in Argentina are rallying for legalized abortion. The "revolution of the daughters" is calling attention to a culture of machismo and violence against women.
Jailed for a miscarriage: El Salvador's strict abortion laws
In this edition, we head to a country that has some of the world's strictest abortion laws. In El Salvador, abortion is completely outlawed.