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With Court’s OK, Chile Relaxes One Of The World’s Strictest Abortion Bans : The Two-Way : NPR

Activists celebrate outside the Constitutional Court in Santiago, Chile, on Monday. The court approved a measure to ease the country’s strict abortion ban by decriminalizing the procedure in certain cases. Claudio Reyes/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Claudio Reyes/AFP/Getty Images Activists celebrate outside the Constitutional Court in Santiago, Chile, on Monday. The court approved a …

Why the death of the iPod nano is also the end of a gadget era

Customers try out the iPod nano at an Apple store in Palo Alto, Calif., in 2007. (Paul Sakuma/AP) Apple has killed off the iPod nano and the iPod shuffle, the remaining music players in its lineup that were solely dedicated to playing music. It has gotten rid of their Web pages and no longer sells them …

Ford announces £2,000 scrappage scheme for pre-2010 cars

Image copyright Getty Images Ford is the latest car company to launch an incentive for UK consumers to trade-in cars over seven years old, by offering £2,000 off a new model. Unlike schemes by BMW and Mercedes, which are only for diesels, Ford will also accept petrol cars. All of the part-exchanged vehicles will be …