The City Council will vote Wednesday on an resolution that will ban the purchase of goods & services from Texas
The U.S. Supreme Court refused on Sept. 2 to block a Texas ban on abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, dealing a major blow to abortion rights by leaving in place a state law that prohibits the vast majority of abortions.
The decision is a major milestone in the fight over abortion, as opponents have sought for decades to roll back access to the procedure.
The European Union recommended a pause on all non-essential travel from the US as Covid-19 cases surge.
This happens after the daily average for hospital admissions has risen past 100,000 for the first time since last winter in USA.
The recent wave, driven by the Delta variant, is most severe in the US South but cases are rising nationwide.