April 18 Issue

On The Cover
Death on the Farm
Death on the Farm

Death on the Farm

American farmers are a dying breed, in part because they’re killing themselves at a shocking rate.
Big Shots
Cherry Blossoms Arrive With Spring in Japan

Cherry Blossoms Arrive With Spring in Japan

TOMIOKA, Japan - Cherry blossoms are in full bloom in the Yonomori district of the town of Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture, on April 9, 2014. Entry to areas beyond the fence remains restricted due to the nuclear crisis caused by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami. (Kyodo)
Launch Slideshow 7 PHOTOS
Page One

Sexercising Diplomacy

Staff accuse Donald Moore, America's top diplomat in Naples, of entertaining a steady parade of suspected prostitutes
New World

Dark Side of the Loon

Facebook and Google are working to use drones or balloons to bring the Internet to remote corners of the world. It’s the ultimate pie-in-the-sky scheme.

The Art of War

It’s hard to find space for art when a trip to the store could end in death by car bomb