FROM Scott Peterson
Turkey's Parliament Authorizes Military Incursion into Iraq The Turkish parliament today gave the government permission for military action against separatist Kurds in northern Iraq. The action came moments after President Bush's press conference , during which he stressed that "there's a better way to deal with the issue than having the Turks send massive troops into the country." Scott Peterson is Istanbul Bureau Chief for the Christian Science Monitor .
The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Its Impact on California After almost eight years of negotiations, the US and 11 other nations have agreed on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the biggest international trade deal in history. What will it mean for business in California? Why are organized labor and environmentalists so unhappy?