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Carey L. Biron

Trading water: Can water shares help save California's aquifers?

03 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - California is by far the United States' most populous state, as well as its largest agricultural producer. Increasingly, it is also one of the country's most parched places.

FEATURE-Trading water: Can water shares help save California's aquifers?

03 Dec 2019

WASHINGTON, Dec 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - California is by far the United States' most populous state, as well as its largest agricultural producer. Increasingly, it is also one of the country's most parched places.

'Good neighbors'? U.S. hospitals invest in land, housing to treat crisis

21 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Whitney Brown decided to move back to her hometown in Virginia after graduating from university two years ago, she ran into an obstacle: There was nowhere for her to live.

FEATURE-'Good neighbors'? U.S. hospitals invest in land, housing to treat crisis

21 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Whitney Brown decided to move back to her hometown in Virginia after graduating from university two years ago, she ran into an obstacle: There was nowhere for her to live.

Will power: Could property inheritance help close U.S. 'wealth gap'?

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From her home in West Oakland, a gentrifying neighborhood across the bay from San Francisco, Iris Corina could see a looming problem — and she worried her neighbors were not doing enough to prepare.

FEATURE-Will power: Could property inheritance help close U.S. 'wealth gap'?

12 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From her home in West Oakland, a gentrifying neighbourhood across the bay from San Francisco, Iris Corina could see a looming problem — and she worried her neighbours were not doing enough to prepare.

Native American woman hopes to make history with first U.S. Congress seat

07 Nov 2019

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Giving a Native American tribe a seat in Congress would "send a huge message" to the world, the woman poised to make history as the first delegate to formally represent an indigenous community in the U.S. House of Representatives has said.

From cell to where? New U.S. focus on home post-prison

24 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Spare rooms are no longer just for guests and Airbnb.

FEATURE-From cell to where? New U.S. focus on home post-prison

24 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON, Oct 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Spare rooms are no longer just for guests and Airbnb.

Historic U.S. island return to native tribe 'path forward' for other land transfers

21 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Californian city will return a historic island to its former Native American owners on Monday, more than 150 years after the tribe was decimated, in a move which indigenous groups said could inspire other land transfers across the country.

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