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Health policy advisory group urges free contraception for women

WASHINGTON — Birth control pills should be provided to women free of charge under US health insurance plans, a non-governmental health policy advisory group urged on Tuesday. Contraceptives and counseling to prevent unintended pregnancies, DNA tests for human papillomavirus (HPV) and lactation services for new mothers were among eight health…

Christina Aguilera arrested for intoxication

LOS ANGELES – Grammy-winning US pop singer Christina Aguilera was arrested in west Hollywood for being intoxicated and held overnight “for her well-being,” police said Tuesday. The singer was booked for public intoxication, after her boyfriend’s car was stopped and he was arrested for alleged drunk driving, said a local…

Coulter speech canceled amid ‘boisterous’ protest, ‘fears for her well-being’

About two thousand noisy protesters is what it takes to get an Ann Coulter speech canceled, apparently. That’s the scene which transpired on Tuesday night at the University of Ottawa, where the right-wing author had planned a talk. Canadian media described the crowd as “boisterous.” “A spokesman for the group…

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