Each Friday I compile a list that highlights five things you probably missed in the news that week and why you should care about them.
Here’s your list for the week of Dec. 7:
1. Are bananas going extinct?
Two years ago it was high beef prices. This year it was eggs. Are bananas next? Quite possibly, according to an article in the Washington Post, which found that the fruit just might go extinct. A bit of background: More than