Trump Tests Positive For Coronavirus; Wildfires And Water Safety

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President Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus. NPR's Frank Langfitt shares the latest on the world's reaction. And, after the Tubbs Fire in 2017, residents began to smell an odor in their water that turned out to be the carcinogen benzene. We talk to Purdue University professor Andrew Whelton about how current wildfires in the West are likely impacting the water supply.  That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Oct. 2, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on October 2, 2020.


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