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A Pastor Pushes Forward as a Drought Threatens His Town and His Church

WEE WAA, Australia — The Rev. Bernard Gabbott bumped along on a road so remote the asphalt had given way to gravel, heading out to see a farmer who had been working seven days a week, straining to keep his cattle and sheep fed. He [...]

Trump calls Kavanaugh accuser ‘credible,’ says he’ll rely on Senate Republicans for path forward

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump on Friday said he found the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford a day earlier “very credible,” and he said he would rely on the advice of the Senate Judiciary Committee [...]

For Kavanaugh, path forward could be like Clarence Thomas’

WASHINGTON (AP) – When Clarence Thomas arrived at the Supreme Court in 1991 after a bruising confirmation hearing in which his former employee Anita Hill accused him of sexual harassment, fellow justice Byron White said something that [...]

Kavanaugh’s accuser steps forward, putting onus on GOP

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has denied that he tried to force himself on a female teenager while in high school. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Kavanaugh Confirmation Senate Republicans are now confronted with a difficult decision [...]
Republicans moving forward with Trump’s immigration framework
President Donald Trump makes an announcement on immigration with Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) on Aug 2. On Sunday, Cotton said his immigration proposal is sponsor “the [...]
Opponents mount protests after major natural gas pipeline moves forward
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission granted the PennEast Pipeline its certificate of public convenience and necessity on Friday, which also allows the company to acquire land through eminent domain. The proposed $ 1 billion pipeline [...]
Croatia and Slovenia fail to move forward in talks on border dispute
ZAGREB (Reuters) – Croatia and Slovenia failed to reach a compromise solution for their border dispute in talks on Tuesday, with Slovenia gearing up to implement an international court ruling which Croatia dismisses as invalid. The Permanent [...]
New Moore accuser steps forward as campaign disputes another
Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore speaks during a campaign event at the Walker Springs Road Baptist Church on Nov. 14 in Jackson, Alabama. | Jonathan Bachman/Getty [...]

U.S. Economy Moves Forward with Steam

In light of the persistently low inflation readings that are influenced by the prolonged decline in oil and other commodity prices, there is an uptick in the pace of business for the domestic economy during the latter part of summer. [...]
As Houston plots a sustainable path forward, it’s leaving this neighborhood behind
This article originally appeared on Grist. Part of a series on communities overcoming obstacles to become cleaner and greener. Juan Parras gives one hell of a tour of Houston’s east side. He’s charming and funny. Wearing a beret, he [...]