Efforts to encourage greater use of food resources growing within the city are taking root in Seattle. It’s part of a movement to bring urban foraging from the margins to the mainstream as a hedge against climate change and food insecurity.
Government officials who try to root out fraud in California’s Drug Medi-Cal program clash with weak regulations, bureaucratic apathy and corruption in their own ranks. Once open, bad clinics rarely are shut down.
Students at the University of British Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism examined how massive amounts of Russian hardwood are being illegally cut and shipped to China to make inexpensive flooring and furniture for export to North America and Europe.