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Abortion rate in decline since 1974, report says

Staff

January 23, 2017

Filed under National, Worldview

New York (AP)- Even as the election outcome intensifies America’s abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the U.S has dropped to well under 1 million, the lowest level since 1974. The...

Walgreens to begin offering heroin overdose drug

Grant Dufrene

December 9, 2016

Filed under City, National, Worldview

With the Office of National Drug Control Policy saying more Americans die every day from drug overdose than from motor vehicle crashes, Walgreens has decided to join the fight against drug abuse. As part of Walgreens' national...

Opinions on Obama’s legacy sharply divided

Grant Dufrene

December 6, 2016

Filed under National, Politics, Worldview

Eight years after his historic election in 2008, Barack Obama will soon leave office as president of the United States, to be replaced by President-elect Donald Trump. According to Roger White, Loyola political science professor...

Wildes signs statement of solidarity with undocumented students

India Yarborough

December 1, 2016

Filed under Administration, National, News, Politics, Worldview

The Rev. Kevin Wildes, S.J., university president, was one of more than 70 leaders in Catholic higher education to sign a statement of solidarity with undocumented students, according to an email Wednesday to the Loyola community.In the state...

Clown craze ends, fear remains

Colleen Dulle

November 20, 2016

Filed under Crime, National, Worldview

The “creepy clown” attacks that garnered global attention this summer and built momentum into October have effectively ended. According to Google news trends, searches for “clown sighting” and related t...

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