Author: Associated Press

US imposes visa restrictions for pregnant women

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday imposed new visa rules aimed at restricting “birth tourism," in which women travel to the United States to give birth so their children can have U.S. citizenship. Applicants will be denied a…

Utah bans conversion therapy for LGBTQ children

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children is now banned in Utah, making it the 19th state and one of the most conservative to prohibit it. Supporters navigated a winding path to passage…

Washington teacher dies from hypothermia in snowstorm

SNOHOMISH, Wash. (AP) — A second-grade teacher whose body was found outside in Snohomish County Wednesday died from hypothermia. Kathy Jenks, 57, was last seen leaving her home on Sunday and was reported missing Monday, according to the Snohomish County…