Here are a few stories that caught my eye:
Labor Makes Clinton's Case to Rust Belt Whites Curious About Trump - Bloomberg
The H-Bombs in Turkey - The New Yorker
The Most Important US Air Force Base You've Never Heard Of - The Nation. Ramstein.
How Renewable Energy Is Blowing Climate Change Efforts Off Course - New York Times
In Backyard of RNC, Drugs, Vanishing Jobs Strain Rural America - Bloomberg. Pomeroy, Ohio.
How a Guy From a Montana Trailer Park Overturned 150 Years of Biology - The Atlantic
Where Did Agriculture Begin? Boy, It's Complicated - The Salt
The Racist History of Portland, America's Whitest City - The Atlantic. I didn't realize Oregon once had a law not allowing blacks to live there.
The First Family of Competitive Lumberjacking - The New Yorker
Soil and Gas: Two Arkansas Families Battle for World Supremacy in Rototiller Racing - Wall Street Journal. From the beginning of the month.
"He Steals, But He Gets Things Done" - Slate
Utah Lake's Poop-Driven Algal Bloom is a Crappy Situation - Wired. Growing population and climate change in the Great Basin.