Talks are underway to find ways to help farmers pay their bills for the electricity they use for irrigation purposes to prevent a possible disruption to agricultural production.
Ashley Watt, who owns a 75,000-acre ranch, is helping bankroll a substantial ad buy.
A British commando unit made up mostly of Jewish refugees helped tip the scales in favor of the Allies during World War II, even as they faced prejudice and antisemitism along the way. A new book tells the remarkable story of X Troop
If you have Italian ancestors in your family tree, it might be easier than you realize to get Italian citizenship. Francesco Curione, the 007 of Italian Records, helps track down documents to pave the way.
Can planthoppers help fight the spread of water hyacinth in South African waterways?
It is difficult to catch Asian elephants responding to deaths of herd members in the wild, but online videos helped researchers observe the behavior.
When you fight fire with fire, the problem and solution look identical. But planning and discretion distinguish controlled burns from wildfires – and help combat them.
In a society still divided by “peace walls,” multidenominational schools help bridge divides in communities by focusing on shared values.
From colourful stitches to fabric mixing, visible mending can breathe new life into garments with stains or holes
Ask a visible mender to explain why they love to repair clothes using patches or colourful darning and the response will usually include storytelling. Most menders pride themselves on adding to the history of a garment: a cleverly patched hole is evidence of something saved from landfill.
They’ll also insist it shouldn’t be perfect. The charm of the visible mend lies in the character of its flaws, so the important thing is to have a go. Here is some advice from expert visible menders on how to get started. Continue reading...
[Ghanaian Times] The meeting of Trade and Investment Promotion organisations across the world aimed at providing solutions to help build resilience and manage risk in the era of COVID-19 pandemic ended in Accra yesterday.
Nora El-Khouri Spencer and her nonprofit, Hope Renovations, have helped dozens of women in North Carolina find jobs in the construction trades while also doing modifications that enable seniors to stay in their homes.
If you’ve been feeling run down or unwell recently, here are 10 products and services that can help boost your health.
Officials are working on a plan to provide $15 billion to help keep Ukraine’s government operating during its war with Russia.
Wiggins, the No. 1 overall draft pick in 2014, had developed a reputation as a bust. Coming to Golden State has helped him finally tap his potential.
A passenger with no flying experience safely landed a private plane at a Florida airport with the help of an air traffic controller after the pilot became incapacitated. The condition of the pilot is unknown at this time. CNN's Pete Muntean reports.
The passenger had no experience flying an airplane, but safely landed with help from an air controller.
As the United States and Europe seek to deprive Russia of its oil and gas income, their leaders hope Qatar can help fill the void.
The rapidly expanding practice, which authorities say helps combat disinformation from abroad, has fueled a whole new type of online battle.
Allowing state media more leeway to report on what is happening in the city would help curb mounting anger.
Recipes to help make the fast easier and meaningful.
Ultraprocessed foods and beverages are being sold in sizes up to five times larger than when they were first introduced, according to a recent study. Here are expert tips to help you downsize your portions and improve your health.
Canada's Nichelle Prince scored a header to help the Houston Dash earn a 1-1 tie against Racing Louisville on Saturday in NWSL action.
Lactating parents across California are pitching in to help feed other people's children during the ongoing national baby formula shortage.
Author Samuel Moyn can’t help wondering whether ‘cleaner’ warfare is really more humane, and whether we want robots to be the ones doing the fighting
Climate change is making their journeys longer and harder, window panes and power lines are deadly obstacles, and hunters lie in wait with nets. But there is plenty we can do to help, not harm, our feathered friends.
Those working toward finding solutions around homelessness are increasingly recognizing the crucial role pets play in the lives of vulnerable populations. California is piloting a program that would provide funding for shelters to help keep pets and owners together.
Republicans want to ban abortion but have not proposed measures to help pregnant women and their children once they are born.
With more people marrying for a second time in Israel, there’s a sharp increase in court battles after the death of one of the partners. Two documents can help prevent such family disputes
Women get much more back from cuddling than men, a new study suggests, which may help explain male reticence around hugs.
After committing a costly error early on, Gavin Lux drives in two runs in the ninth to help the Dodgers avoid a sweep by the Philadelphia Phillies.
West Hollywood Council Member Lindsey Horvath has the drive and creative energy to help L.A. County realize its lofty goals for serving marginalized residents.
We must all come together to help our kids, former Detroit Police Chief Isiah McKinnon writes.
Lake sturgeon used to be common in rivers and lakes from Minnesota to Louisiana. Now the species is near extinction. Scientists are implanting radio transmitters to see how they can help save them.
Investors in crashing stablecoins should have listened to a Canadian finance expert as the catastrophic failure of one such unit helps destabilize the crypto market. Now he says there could be worse ahead but doesn't rule out a rebound in the strongest examples, such as bitcoin.
President Joe Biden’s pick to be the Federal Reserve’s top banking regulator pledged Thursday to help reduce high inflation and provide clear rules to govern financial innovation
The Dodgers' starting pitching rotation is a mess with Clayton Kershaw and Andrew Heaney out, and Trevor Bauer remaining on the roster isn't helping.
Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and Denmark plan to build 150 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity in the North Sea to help achieve the EU's climate goals and, eventually, break away from Russian energy.
European agriculture produces millions of tons of CO2 every year. Could encouraging farmers to capture carbon on their land to sell credits to businesses help reduce emissions?
With clients such as Google and Philip Morris, industry observers wonder why Boris Krasny closed the lobbying arm of his consultancy - and whether the move will help decentralize Israel’s lobbying sector