CVS to remove purchase limit on Plan B pills, says sales have ‘returned to normal’

CVS to remove purchase limit on Plan B pills, says sales have ‘returned to normal’

CVS is removing the purchase limit it had put on emergency contraceptive pills following last week’s Supreme Court ruling, the chain said Tuesday. The reversal comes as sales have dipped back to normal levels and will be made both in stores and online over the next 24 hours, CVS said. The limit on the emergency…

LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman hopes to get more Democrats elected to Congress this fall by beating some in the primaries

LinkedIn co-founder Hoffman hopes to get more Democrats elected to Congress this fall by beating some in the primaries

Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, in an interview at CNBC’s San Francisco bureau, on April 28, 2015. CNBC | NBCUniversal | Getty Images LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman wants to get more Democrats elected to Congress this fall, but first, he has to defeat some Democrats this summer. The billionaire is spending millions on campaigns against…

Amazon limits Plan B pill purchases as demand surges

Amazon limits Plan B pill purchases as demand surges

Amazon has limited sales of emergency contraceptive pills as demand spikes following last week’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade and ending the constitutional right to have an abortion. The company has placed a temporary quantity limit of three units per week on emergency contraceptive pills, Amazon confirmed to CNBC. A review of…

Alabama abortion clinic cancels 100 appointments

Alabama abortion clinic cancels 100 appointments

A woman chants at the Alabama State Capitol during the March for Reproductive Freedom against the state’s new abortion law, the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, in Montgomery, Alabama, May 19, 2019. Michael Spooneybarger | Reuters West Alabama Women’s Center in Tuscaloosa has canceled 100 appointments for women scheduled to have abortions this week after…

CVS capping purchases of Plan B pills to ensure consistent supply

CVS capping purchases of Plan B pills to ensure consistent supply

Protesters outside the Supreme Court following the overturning of Roe v. Wade. Brandon Bell | Getty Images News | Getty Images CVS is limiting the number of the emergency contraceptives commonly known as “morning after pills” and “Plan B” that people can buy on its website and in its stores after last week’s Supreme Court…

Women in states that ban abortion will still be able to get abortion pills online from overseas

Women in states that ban abortion will still be able to get abortion pills online from overseas

In this photo illustration, a person looks at an Abortion Pill (RU-486) for unintended pregnancy from Mifepristone displayed on a smartphone on May 8, 2020, in Arlington, Virginia. Olivier Douliery | AFP | Getty Images Women in states that ban abortion will still be able to end unwanted pregnancies with prescription abortion pills ordered online…

Trump merger deal threatened by federal criminal probe

Trump merger deal threatened by federal criminal probe

Former U.S. President Donald Trump applauses during the National Rifle Association (NRA) annual convention in Houston, Texas, U.S. May 27, 2022.  Shannon Stapleton | Reuters A federal criminal investigation is threatening the proposed merger between former President Donald Trump’s social media enterprise and a special purpose acquisition company, a deal that would give the combined…