News with Ed -- November 29, 2017

Kids near fracking sites risk permanent brain damage – study
Exposure to chemicals used in fracking can lead to permanent brain damage in newborns and children, leading to learning disabilities, neurological disorders and birth defects. Caroline Cox, research director at the Center for Environmental Health, joins “News with Ed” to explain the study and its implications.

N. Korea hits ICBM milestone years earlier than predicted – analyst
The US is asking all countries to cut all ties with North Korea following their launch of a new and more advanced intercontinental ballistic missile. John Sitilides, foreign policy principal at Trilogy Advisors, tells “News with Ed” why China and Russia will block US efforts at isolating the Hermit Kingdom.