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Nigel Duara

The Southwest
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Nigel Duara covers the border for the Los Angeles Times, based in Tempe, Ariz. A Miami native, Duara was previously a reporter for the Associated Press in Portland, Ore., the greatest city in the world. He is also a veteran of the American Middle West, with stints in Iowa City and Des Moines, Iow...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Day cops -- and night cops and health and city and county government -- at the Montgomery Advertiser. Hey man, shrinking newsrooms.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, my grandmother's when I was about 4. The CLANG! every time you finished a line has no equal in terms of satisfaction for a writer.

How is social media changing news?