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Deadly Gaza Raid by Israel Threatens Nascent Cease-Fire

JERUSALEM — A covert Israeli operation in the Gaza Strip apparently went bad on Sunday, leaving at least seven Palestinians dead, including one senior Hamas military commander, and puncturing a nascent cease-fire with a flurry of [...]

As Brazil’s Far Right Leader Threatens the Amazon, One Tribe Pushes Back

The Times traveled hundreds of miles into the Brazilian Amazon, staying with a tribe in the Munduruku Indigenous Territory as it struggled with the shrinking rain forest. The miners had to go. Their bulldozers, dredges and high-pressure [...]

Hurricane aftermath threatens to unleash Florida election chaos

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is expected to issue an emergency order as early as Wednesday morning concerning early and absentee-ballot voting. | Chris O’Meara/AP Photo Elections One option for Gov. Rick Scott: Use his emergency power [...]

Cotton growers vs. urban farmers: Bitter partisan fight threatens farm bill

On Wednesday Senate Agriculture’s ranking member Debbie Stabenow said, “playing politics is not going to get a farm bill done.” | AP Photo/Paul Sancya Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Mounting tensions between [...]

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 [...]

Jeff Sessions threatens Republican midterm hopes with indictments, Trump tweets

President Trump continued his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Labor Day, accusing him of endangering the party’s hopes in the November elections. Over two tweets, he accused Mr. Sessions of becoming a Democratic tool, apparently [...]

Trump Threatens Iran on Twitter, Warning of Dire ‘Consequences’

[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Trump threatened Iran after the country’s president, Hassan Rouhani, himself warned of a confrontation that would be the “mother of all wars.” Source: NYT > World

Trump threatens tariffs on all $500 billion worth of Chinese imports

President Donald Trump said he will not tolerate Beijing imposing retaliatory tariffs as he tries to end the trade imbalance between the two nations. | Win McNamee/Getty [...]

Kavanaugh Threatens the Left’s Right to Cheat

The fact that the media responded to the nomination of a Supreme Court justice by obsessively covering Paul Manafort, Michael Flynn, Russia and NATO proves that Trump has checkmated them with Brett Kavanaugh. Liberals know they can’t stop [...]

Kavanaugh paper chase threatens to draw out confirmation battle

The documents could give fodder to Democrats to ask potential Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh about parallels between Bill Clinton’s and Donald Trump’s [...]