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WASHINGTON (AP) — A chronic shortage of controllers has reached a crisis that will lead to widespread flight delays if left unchecked, officials for the union that represents air traffic controllers said Tuesday.
Seeking to douse a months-long scandal over providing fetal tissue for research, women's health care giant Planned Parenthood said Tuesday it will no longer accept reimbursements for costs of the donations. The move is aimed at debunking what the group calls a "disingenuous argument" by critics attacking Planned Parenthood over the procedure. Debate exploded earlier this year, when anti-abortion activists released secretly-recorded videos showing the organization's officials discussing use of aborted fetal tissue for medical research.