October 27, 2017 Issue

Cover story U.S.
How much El Chapo will reveal and what will become of his cartel are the two outstanding questions now that his fate is all but sealed.
In Focus

Fire on the Vine

A man watches a neighborhood burn on October 9. Wildfires fueled by powerful winds turned California’s wine country into a cauldron of ash and flames. More than 30 have died, and thousands were forced to flee as the blazes reportedly destroyed at least 1,500 homes and businesses.
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Doing more of the same with China—cajoling it to help while threatening to punish its companies that do business with Pyongyang—isn't working.