Stories by Patrik Jonsson

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Posted on: Aug 31, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor

As Gustav bears down, the greatest threat is the potential for a 20-foot storm surge that could overtop the region's vast fortifications.

Posted on: May 21, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Lessons from Hurricane Katrina have been quickly forgotten as developers plan to turn an important wetland in the region's fourth largest city.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2008, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Drought-stricken Georgia is eyeing a stretch of the Tennessee River that has long been part of a border feud.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2007, Source: Christian Science Monitor

With 70 new homes in the devastated Upper Ninth Ward, Musicians' Village -- a neighborhood by musicians, for musicians -- is the city's largest redevelopment project to date.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2006, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Heists are growing problem for America's farm belt, where artichoke absconders, nut nappers, tree thieves, and even cattle rustlers are stealing commodities at impressive rates.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2005, Source: Christian Science Monitor

America's first locally produced telenovela, or Latin American soap opera, is poised to offer much more than love affairs and plot twists.