Harvest Prude

Harvest is a reporter for WORLD based in Washington, D.C.

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Trump making his mark on federal courts

Politics | Democrats campaign on undoing the president’s effect on the judiciary
by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/21/19, 05:08 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump campaigned on selecting conservative judges for federal courts—and he’s delivered. Now Democrats want to hit copy and paste on his playbook for 2020.

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Investigators: Pilots battled bad sensors on Boeing jets

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/21/19, 12:43 pm

The Indonesian transportation safety agency on Thursday released more details from the October 2018 Lion Air plane crash, revealing disturbing similarities between it and the Ethiopian Airlines crash earlier this month. The day before Lion Air Flight 610 crashed into the Java Sea off Indonesia on Oct. 29, an off-duty pilot averted a nosedive during a flight from Bali to Jakarta.

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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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