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As Senate hearing set for Brett Kavanaugh, new accuser emerges

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 8:32 p.m.

The Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled a hearing Thursday for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, a woman who says he sexually assaulted her as a teenager, as a claim of sexual misconduct emerged from another woman.

Will adding a sour kick get millennials to eat raisins?

Sun-Maid Raisins is easily one of the most recognizable brands in the United States. But even the company’s iconic red bonnet-wearing farm girl hasn’t been enough to keep this century-old cooperative from losing touch with consumers, especially younger ones. Harry Overly vows to change that.

Michael Gerson: The Senate has become a factory of suspicion and contempt

Americans can be forgiven for thinking that everything involved in Supreme Court nominations – all the institutions, traditions, principles, procedures, solemn oaths and columned buildings – are merely a cover, a disguise for the will to power. Where there is no authority, all that remains is a contest of power.

Semis, the last bastion of stick shifts, are going automated

The strictly manual transmission is disappearing from the cabs of semitrailer trucks – and the strong economy is one reason why. In its place is a manual transmission with a computer that automates the shifting of gears.

Week Ahead

Saturday Veteran Resource and Job Fair - Representatives from local veteran organizations, community organizations, the Spokane Vet Center and the Department of Veterans Affairs will provide resources and employment opportunities to veterans. Community partners will also offer cold weather gear to any veterans experiencing homelessness. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Grant County Fairgrounds, 3953 Airway Dr., Moses Lake.