Private reproduction decisions like IVF and contraception could be at risk if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, experts say

Experts told Insider that if Roe v. Wade is overturned, other private reproductive health procedures could be at risk.  Lawyers and reproductive health doctors said IVF, contraception, and miscarriage management could be under fire next.  “Removing our protection to the right to abortion will just open the floodgates for people to be criminalized for their…

AI in Insurance: How three forward-looking insurers are infusing AI into their front, middle, and back offices

Incumbent insurers have accelerated their use of mature AI deployments in the past year to meet changing customer expectations and better compete with insurtechs.  Insider Intelligence details AI use cases within the insurance industry, and explores potential risks to this tech, in our AI in Insurance Report. Do you work in the Fintech industry? Get…

Ted Cruz compares abortion rights protesters outside of Supreme Court Justice Alito’s home to rioters at Jan 6 Capitol insurrection

Sen. Ted Cruz said the Capitol riot was merely “tens of thousands of people peacefully protesting.” He compared protests outside the homes of Supreme Court justices to the storming of the Capitol. Protests started after a leak indicated the Supreme Court was prepared to overturn Roe v. Wade. Loading Something is loading. Sen. Ted Cruz…

Two women arrested over Stockport nursery baby death

Image caption, Det Supt Phil Duffy said his officers’ thoughts were “very much with the baby girl’s family”Two women have been arrested over the death of an eight-month-old baby following a “medical episode” at a nursery. Police were called to an incident at a nursery in Stockport, Greater Manchester, on Monday.The girl was taken to…

Spain, Portugal sign off on plans to temper energy prices

Spain and Portugal have signed off on a temporary cap on natural gas prices, in a coordinated move described by Portugal’s environment minister as an “unprecedented” bid to temper soaring energy prices and inflationBy ASHIFA KASSAM and HELENA ALVES Associated PressMay 13, 2022, 4:22 PM• 3 min readMADRID — Spain and Portugal on Friday signed…