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Hugs, prayers, cupcakes with volunteers

Disaster response teams find much more than just construction in area damaged by Hurricane Harvey. READ MORE

TX bombings could be hate crimes

Two of the victims had family ties to historic African American church in Austin.

Volunteers find many ways to help

'We need everything, and we welcome everything,' Puerto Rican survivor says.

Rebuilding lives in Puerto Rico

World Renew and ADRA team up with local partners to rebuild homes damaged by last year’s hurricanes

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Brethren plan PR disaster response

Working with its Puerto Rico district, Brethren disaster Ministries strategize how to best respond.

Singing to benefit fire survivors

California chorus plans concerts to benefit Mennonite Disaster Service's work following Lake County wildfires.

Disaster work is life-changing

Whether on a volunteer team helping survivors of Hurricane Irma or helping in case management, it is work of the heart.

Episcopal leaders meet TX survivors

'We are all in this together' Presiding Bishop assures Harvey residents.

Churches respond to snow emergency

More than 20-feet of snow, high winds, isolate Native Americans in NW Montana

Slowly rebuilding after Irma

Volunteers help Florida residents whose homes were damaged by the hurricane five months ago.

News Briefs

'0 tolerance' doesn't make school safer

Return of strict discipline may increase violent incidents, not reduce them..

Equity often missing in redevelopment

Sustainable cities need more than parks, cafes and a riverwalk

Why do gun makers get protection?

The economic and political clout of the gun industry produced Federal law in 2005.

Scientists explore cloud seeding impact

Field study finds that at least in some cases the technique works.

Water is often politics in Mexico

Scarcity of water, infrastructure dysfunction produce profiteers.

Daylight saving time is not all bright

Sleep pattern changes have contributed to faulty decision-making and fatal accidents.