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Jonathan Swan
Updated Jun 25, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Pence draws contrast with Trump on abortion decision

Illustration of Mike Pence and Donald Trump in profile facing away from each other.
Photo Illustration: Lindsey Bailey/Axios. Photo: NurPhoto, Ira L. Black - Corbis/Getty Images

Biden signs bipartisan gun safety bill into law

President Biden speaking from the White House on June 24.
President Biden speaking in the White House on June 24. Photo: Demetrius Freeman/The Washington Post via Getty Images

After the ruling: Americans ask Google how to move to Canada

Laurin-Whitney Gottbrath
Updated Jun 25, 2022 - World
Axios Explains: Abortion

U.S. joins only 3 other countries that have rolled back abortion rights since 1994

DHS memo: Violent extremism "likely" in wake of Roe v. Wade decision

Thousands of abortion-rights activists gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court after the Court announced a ruling in the Dobbs v Jackson Women's Health Organization case
Abortion-rights activists gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on June 24. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Here's what happens now that the Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade

Picture of two girls crying and hugging in front of the Supreme Court
Photo: Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images
Erin Doherty
Updated Jun 24, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Congress sends bipartisan gun safety bill to Biden's desk

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers remarks as she joins fellow Democrats for a rally before voting on the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act in outside the U.S. Capitol on June 24, 2022.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) delivers remarks before voting on the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act on June 24. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Herb Scribner
Jun 24, 2022 - Health

Abortion clinics across the country close after Roe v. Wade ruling

The Planned Parenthood Fairview Heights Health Center.
The Planned Parenthood Fairview Heights Health Center in Illinois. Photo: E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via Getty Images

Biden: "Roe is on the ballot"

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Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

Picture of the Supreme Court building with people in front of it holding signs that say "pray to end abortion" and "keep abortion legal"
Photo: Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images
Alison Snyder
Jun 24, 2022 - Science

How your body clock drives your immune system

Animated illustration of a clock hand in the shape of a person spinning counterclockwise
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

The era of real-time climate change attribution is here

Animated illustration of a live video symbol with a blinking sun
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Israeli soldiers killed Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, UN says

A Palestinian student holds a picture of Shireen Abu Akleh during a protest condemning her murder in Nablus in the occupied West Bank. Photo: Nasser Ishtayeh/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images

Gun control takes 1 step forward in Congress, 2 steps back at SCOTUS

Illustration of a gavel coming down on crosshairs.
Illustration: Maura Losch/Axios
Oriana Gonzalez
Jun 24, 2022 - Health

Assaults against abortion clinics, patients rose 128% in 2021: report

Meme stock crowd targets bankrupt Revlon

Animated illustration of a tube of lipstick rolling up to reveal a hundred dollar bill.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Chip makers warn Congress’ delay could threaten U.S. expansion

Illustration of a computer chip with a pause button in the center.
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

GOP's gas tax flip-flop

Illustration of two gas pump nozzles facing and crossing each other.
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Juul decision triggers broader tobacco fight

Photo: Patrick T. Fallon/AFP via Getty Images

Flight canceled? What to know about your rights

An airliner on a 'no' sign.
Illustration: Gabriella Turrisi/Axios
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Jun 24, 2022 - World

Ukrainian troops to withdraw from Severodonetsk, local leader says

Ukrainian troops ride a tank on a road of the eastern Ukrainian region of Donbas on June 21.
Ukrainian troops in a tank on a road in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donbas on June 21. Photo: Anatolii Stepanov/AFP via Getty Images

Brian Kemp subpoenaed to testify in Fulton County Trump investigation

Governor Kemp waves
Kemp in May after defeating his Trump-backed opponent, former U.S. Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Finish Line: Weaponize the chip on your shoulder

Illustration of a newspaper with the Axios logo and a thought bubble.
Illustration: Lindsey Bailey/Axios

Prosecutors broaden conspiracy indictment of Oath Keepers

Stewart Rhodes, founder of the Oath Keepers, is seen on a screen.
Stewart Rhodes, founder of the Oath Keepers, is seen on a screen. Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images