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Word on the Street: Coffee prices

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our Word on the Street segment.

Residents may soon have to shell out more cash for their morning cup of coffee thanks to a fungus that's wreaking havoc on some crops and causing the price to go up.

The fungus, aptly called "coffee rust," has caused more than $1 billion in damages across Latin America. Experts say the fungus is especially deadly to Arabica coffee, which makes up most high-end brands. The U.S. government is...

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