Journalists need to watch out for Turkey

Things have certainly gotten hairier for foreign reporters, but even more so for local journalists as regional tensions rise, alliances become fluid, nationalism grows, and refugee populations are on the move.

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What do farmers think about trade wars?

Kerman farmer Paul Betancourt likes fair trade, so he’s supporting Trump’s big gamble with ag products. In over 20 years, Trump is the first one in D.C. to do more than wring his hands on the issue, Betancourt says. Yes, trade wars are nerve wracking, but if we get more fair trade deals it is worth it.

Solar eclipse

Outside of Makanda, Illinois, a 12-hour drive from the Coast, we see darkness in the middle of the day
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