Postcard

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Postcard From Accra

The mysterious case of cocaine-turned-sodium bicarbonate and other news

Postcard From Midtown Manhattan

A new food truck with "food to help you transform into a being of pure light," and other news

Reuters

Postcard From Rio de Janeiro

An international festival brings some clowns to town

Postcard From Boulder

The case of the missing winter squash

Reuters

Postcard From Kathmandu

A terror trail ends here, and anti-Monsanto activists clash with rural farmers

Postcard From Tbilisi

A reality show starring the mayor, Ronald Reagan statue as political prop and a city budget with some major holes

Postcard From Milan

Fashion show fights and a new hotel by fashion designer Giorgio Armani

Postcard From Chicago

Tow truckers stealing cars and a fight over the gay pride parade route

Postcard From Providence

Drug busts, red buildings and a former hotel housekeeper wins a city council seat

Postcard From Durham

Vacant lot beautification, police phone calls and a gallery opening fit for these economic times

Postcard From Agra

Adopt-a-school, highway protests and a fight to save the Taj Mahal

Postcard From Guatemala City

Scrap metal "mines," a search for airport funding and South America's own Silicon Valley

Postcard From Almaty, Kazakhstan

Larger-than-life statues and murders that fuel fears of terrorism

Flickr/Podknox

Postcard From Plymouth, Mass.

Cooking fires, food history and a rocky memorial

Postcard From Los Angeles

Free turkeys, mandatory smiles and 1 dollar land for Occupy Los Angeles

Jesse Berkowitz

Postcard From Fort Dauphin, Madagascar

New power plants, pictures from space and a fight over a centuries-old newborn twin tradition 

Postcard from Portland

Porta Potti brawls, server farms and a battle to play the most Christmas music 

Postcard from Honolulu

Sidewalk bans, Christmas trees and some funny business with illegal driver's licenses

Postcard from Nairobi

Local bars go quiet, slums are cleared and a film festival heats up