Harvest Prude

Harvest is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute and a reporter for WORLD.

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Trump cements alliance with Brazil

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/20/19, 12:25 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump welcomed Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro for a visit Tuesday and declared he would designate the country a “major non-NATO ally,” allowing it to purchase U.S. weapons. Trump also said he would consider granting Brazil full NATO membership, though the Latin American country is likely ineligible to join the North Atlantic alliance.

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Pence promises relief to flooded Midwest

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/20/19, 12:13 pm

Vice President Mike Pence visited flood-ravaged Nebraska on Tuesday, meeting with volunteers and first responders and pledging quick federal aid. “To all the families that have seen their homes flooded, seen livestock lost, had their lives, their communities upset by these extraordinary floods and severe weather, our message is this: We’re with you,” Pence said.

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Trump taps new leadership for FAA

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/20/19, 12:08 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump will nominate former pilot Steve Dickson to head the Federal Aviation Administration, the White House announced Tuesday. Dickson, who has experience as a military and Delta Air Lines pilot and served as the senior vice president of flight operations at Delta, would replace acting Administrator Dan Elwell.

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