abortion http://wmot.org en Knoxville Abortion Provider Closes Doors After 38 Years http://wmot.org/post/knoxville-abortion-provider-closes-doors-after-38-years <p style="line-height: 150%;"><span style='line-height: 150%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP.WMOT) — A new Tennessee law requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at local hospitals is being blamed for the closure of a longtime Tennessee abortion provider. </span></p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 17:09:34 +0000 AP/WMOT 14645 at http://wmot.org Planned Parenthood Bypasses State, Gets Fed Grant http://wmot.org/post/planned-parenthood-bypasses-state-gets-fed-grant <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">MEMPHIS, <font color="red">Tenn</font>. (AP) &mdash; The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has&nbsp;awarded $395,000 a year for three years to Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">A news release said the money will provide Title X family planning services, including birth control and related health care, annual wellness exams and cancer screenings and testing for sexually transmitted diseases.</span></p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 12:55:02 +0000 Associated Press 12909 at http://wmot.org