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5 Omaha Area Open Houses To Stop By

OMAHA, NE — If you're in the market for a new place, there's a good chance you've already combed through all the internet listings for your area. And while you may have learned roughly what ... More Info...

Editorial: BearHeels death highlights need for Omaha area, Nebraska to

The jury has rendered its verdict, finding former Omaha Police Officer Scotty Payne not guilty in the 2017 death of Zachary BearHeels. It’s a painful moment, no matter what one’s reaction to the verdi... More Info...

StorageMart Opens New Self Storage Facility in Omaha, Nebraska

COLUMBIA, Mo., Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- StorageMart, a self storage company based out of Columbia, MO, has acquired a new store in Omaha, Nebraska. The new StorageMart has excellent visibility an... More Info...

Locomotive 4141 now on display in Omaha, Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. - The train that carried President George H.W. Bush's casket from Spring to College Station is currently on display in Omaha, Nebraska. Union Pacific's locomotive 4141 rolled into town Sun... More Info...

Blueprint Nebraska to Hold Public Town Halls in Lincoln, Omaha & Norfo

Blueprint Nebraska is a new, citizen-led, statewide economic development initiative that includes Nebraska leaders in business, agriculture, government and higher education. The effort seeks ... More Info...

An Omaha man got 3 life terms for killing a teenage girl and her grand

Check out this story on desmoinesregister.com: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/crime-and-courts/2018/12/12/des-moines-iowa-ia-nebraska-omaha-triple-homicide-murder-grandparents-john-dalto... More Info...

Nebraska Supreme Court rules text messages were admissible in convicti

LINCOLN — Just because incriminating text messages came from my cellphone doesn't mean I sent them — that was the basic argument made by a convicted drug dealer that was rejected Friday by the Nebrask... More Info...

Admitted Omaha killer sentenced to 3 life terms plus max 230 years

OMAHA — A Nebraska man convicted of killing his wife has pleaded guilty to killing his parents and a niece and will spend the rest of his life in prison. Douglas County District Court records ... More Info...

Oregon basketball vs. Nebraska-Omaha: Live score updates, analysis

EUGENE — Oregon is trying to snap a two-game losing skid tonight against Nebraska-Omaha at Matthew Knight Arena (5 p.m., Pac-12 Network). The Ducks (4-3) are expected to have Louis King in the lineup ... More Info...

Body Pulled From Northwestern Omaha Lake 3 Days After Crash

Officials with the Omaha Fire Department say a body has been pulled from a lake on the city's northwestern edge, three days after crews pulled a sport utility vehicle from the water. Dec. 11, 2018, at ... More Info...

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Chinese Christmas

Here in the US, Christmas is December 25 and New Year’s Day is one week later. Chinese New Year moves around the calendar like Easter does. In 2017 it was January 28, while in 2018 it was February 16. For 2019 it will fall earlier, on February 5. It looks to me like with their New Year moving up ma [...] More Info...

North Dakota's biggest rancher organization is walking back its opposi

North Dakota's biggest rancher organization is walking back its opposition to a plan by Gov. Doug Burgum to expand a military training center. More Info...

Growers have been increasingly restless this week as they await news o

Growers have been increasingly restless this week as they await news on a 2nd tranche of tariff aid payments. Pro Farmer Washington analyst Jim Wiesemeyer has the latest on whether those payments will actually happen. More Info...

It's on the mind of many producers right now: when will that second ro

It's on the mind of many producers right now: when will that second round of market facilitation payments be going out? More Info...

Another Issue with Pub. 225

An alert reader found another issue with Publication 225 regarding Section 179 on trade-ins. We review what it should be. More Info...

“We won't have any running barometer of the Chinese purchases,” he

“We won't have any running barometer of the Chinese purchases,” he says. In today’s market, that lack of information could directly hit markets. More Info...

Companies and farmers from across the country see the latest, greatest

Companies and farmers from across the country see the latest, greatest and newest ideas and innovations coming to farm country. More Info...

In a partnership to source beef focusing on standards for animal welfa

In a partnership to source beef focusing on standards for animal welfare, food safety, antibiotic use and environmental sustainability, Wendy’s Co. has announced it will partner with Progressive Beef . More Info...

Pete's Pick of the Week: 1990 John Deere 4455

It’s the highest price ever for a John Deere 4455 sold without loader.  More Info...

The Duke’s former 2,000 acre ranch outside Los Angeles is being tout

The Duke’s former 2,000 acre ranch outside Los Angeles is being touted for its potential as a cattle grazing operation and a marijuana farm. More Info...

The internet has fallen in love with Lil’ Bill, a 7.9-lb. premature

The internet has fallen in love with Lil’ Bill, a 7.9-lb. premature calf under the care of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine (MSU-CVM). More Info...

Farmers and ranchers do not see the current ag policy environment as p

Farmers and ranchers do not see the current ag policy environment as positive for their operations according to the latest Farm Journal Pulse poll. More Info...

Here are tools to help improve your evaluation of total diet costs.

Here are tools to help improve your evaluation of total diet costs. More Info...

In reviewing AEM’s monthly sales report for new machinery in the U.S

In reviewing AEM’s monthly sales report for new machinery in the U.S., the year-over-year and year-to-date data show many positive gains for machinery sales. More Info...

One of the most deadly enemies in Texas – the wild pig – is sparki

One of the most deadly enemies in Texas – the wild pig – is sparking fear as threats of African swine fever hitting U.S. soil dance across the headlines. ​ More Info...

The owners of Allflex ear tags and SCR dairy monitoring technology is

The owners of Allflex ear tags and SCR dairy monitoring technology is being acquired by Merck. More Info...

You know weeds, right? Unfortunately, they’ve established themselves

You know weeds, right? Unfortunately, they’ve established themselves as a constant foe for farmers, but you might not know all there is to know about these pests. More Info...

McDonald’s has announced plans to partner with its global beef suppl

McDonald’s has announced plans to partner with its global beef suppliers to reduce the use of medically important antibiotics by the end of 2020. More Info...

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says a rainy day is ahead for portions of t

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says a rainy day is ahead for portions of the country. More Info...

China took more steps to defuse trade tensions with the U.S., confirmi

China took more steps to defuse trade tensions with the U.S., confirming it will remove the retaliatory duty on automobiles imported from America and preparing to restart purchases of American corn. More Info...

The 2019 Top Producer Seminar's agenda is packed with thought-provokin

The 2019 Top Producer Seminar's agenda is packed with thought-provoking speakers whose insights will help you capitalize on your full business potential during challenging times. More Info...

The Future of Drought-Tolerant Wheat is Near

I have seen the future of wheat and it’s in Argentina. More Info...

Markets Want Bigger Chinese Purchases

Markets Want Bigger Chinese Purchases More Info...

Warning - Farmer's Tax Guide is Misleading

We have found that the new Farmer's Tax Guide has an error regarding the recovery life of farm equipment and machinery. It should be 5 years only for new equipment and machinery. Used remains at 7 years. More Info...

The CDC has just issued an updated warning about romaine lettuce, foll

The CDC has just issued an updated warning about romaine lettuce, following an e.coli outbreak. More Info...

Dr. Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speak

Dr. Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speaker on leadership, productivity, and business growth. More Info...

Following the trend seen in fed cattle during the past few months, a m

Following the trend seen in fed cattle during the past few months, a market analyst expects limited volatility during the 1st quarter of 2019. More Info...

Expanding poultry operations in northeast Oklahoma has residents conce

Expanding poultry operations in northeast Oklahoma has residents concerned about the environment and their quality of life. More Info...

The number of people who have become ill from eating Salmonella contam

The number of people who have become ill from eating Salmonella contaminated beef has gone up by 87 cases after the recall was increased to 12 million lb. More Info...

Wayne Mininger, who has led the National Onion Association for 33 year

Wayne Mininger, who has led the National Onion Association for 33 years, is retiring, and Greg Yielding has been selected as the association’s new executive vice president. More Info...

On Thursday, USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky said the agency is sti

On Thursday, USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky said the agency is still trying to convince the White House the payments are necessary. More Info...

"Farmers have to have a laser focus on what will make them money in th

"Farmers have to have a laser focus on what will make them money in the coming year because we have really tight margins, and technologies should be looked at as what can help immediately.” More Info...

Digital use is changing many areas of our lives, and the National Pork

Digital use is changing many areas of our lives, and the National Pork Board and the Pork Checkoff is working with Google to reach consumers and influence meat and food purchases in a whole new way. More Info...

The editors at AgWeb.com are looking at experts’ projections for a

The editors at AgWeb.com are looking at experts’ projections for a variety of commodities in 2019. Here’s a look at what analysts are expecting for the upcoming growing season. More Info...

An entrepreneur at heart, Doug Hankes' passion to make a better snack

An entrepreneur at heart, Doug Hankes' passion to make a better snack stick has their family-owned business, Thrushwood Farms, on a path to double their snack stick production by 2020. More Info...

Today on AgriTalk, USDA Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky, Scott Yager o

Today on AgriTalk, USDA Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky, Scott Yager of the NCBA, and attorney and Farm Journal columnist John Dillard. More Info...

A huge stockpile of soybeans helps explain why the market remains unim

A huge stockpile of soybeans helps explain why the market remains unimpressed with China’s resumption of U.S. purchases. More Info...

Lame-duck Wisconsin governor signs bill undercutting incoming Democrat

Outgoing Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker on Friday signed legislation that will weaken the powers of his newly elected Democratic successor, dismissing critics who called the move a last-minute partisan power grab.
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U.S. sets new March 2 date for China tariff increases amid talks

The U.S. Trade Representative's office on Friday officially changed the scheduled date of a tariff rate increase on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 12:01 a.m. EST (0501 GMT) on March 2, 2019 as the United States and China pursue talks on trade and intellectual property.
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Challenging judges' orders, Trump aims to enlist Supreme Court

President Donald Trump's administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court this week to suspend nationwide orders by federal judges blocking two of his major policies in an unusual step but one in line with an aggressive White House litigation strategy.
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U.N. climate talks go into overtime as negotiators grapple with text

The United Nations' climate talks went into overtime early Saturday morning as negotiators from nearly 200 nations grappled with disagreements over parts of a package of rules to implement a landmark agreement to combat global warming.
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'Who are you calling 'nebulous'?' May presses testy EU for Brexit help

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday further assurances on her Brexit deal were possible after European Union leaders told her they would not be renegotiating the treaty and scorned her stilted defense of Britain's departure.
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UK ministers think May's Brexit plan is dead, seek alternatives: The T

Most of British Prime Minister Theresa May's senior ministers think her Brexit plan is dead and are discussing different options including a second referendum, The Times newspaper reported.
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Trump taps budget director Mulvaney as acting chief of staff

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said his budget chief, Mick Mulvaney, would take over as White House chief of staff on a temporary basis after two prominent candidates for the job withdrew from consideration in the space of a week.
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California could have seismic impact on 2020 Democratic presidential r

California is determined to force 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls to make some hard choices.
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Anti-harassment groups share $20 million CBS handout after Moonves exi

CBS Corp on Friday named the Time's Up anti-sexual harassment group and 17 other organizations that will share a $20 million donation stemming from the exit of its chief executive Les Moonves following allegations of sexual misconduct.
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Wall St. tumbles on global growth worries, J&J decline

Wall Street's three major indexes tumbled on Friday and the Dow confirmed a correction as weak data from China and Europe stoked fears of a global economic slowdown, while Johnson & Johnson shares were the biggest drag after Reuters reported the company knew for decades that its Baby Powder contained asbestos.
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Challenging judges' orders, Trump aims to enlist Supreme Court

President Donald Trump's administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court this week to suspend nationwide orders by federal judges blocking two of his major policies in an unusual step but one in line with an aggressive White House litigation strategy.
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Anti-harassment groups share $20 million CBS handout after Moonves exi

CBS Corp on Friday named the Time's Up anti-sexual harassment group and 17 other organizations that will share a $20 million donation stemming from the exit of its chief executive Les Moonves following allegations of sexual misconduct.
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U.S. government watchdog to probe child's death after border arrest

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog will investigate the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan migrant which occurred after she was detained by U.S. border agents, officials said on Friday.
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Police probe hoax bitcoin bomb threats across U.S., Canada

U.S. law enforcement officials on Friday were investigating a wave of hoax emailed bomb threats demanding bitcoin payment that caused worry but no damage in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
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Saudi man pleads guilty in Oklahoma to lying about al Qaeda training

A Saudi man pleaded guilty in a federal court in Oklahoma on Friday to visa fraud and lying to the FBI about attending an al Qaeda training camp in Afghanistan in 2000, the U.S. Justice Department said.
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North Carolina governor vetoes photo ID bill

North Carolina Democratic Governor Roy Cooper on Friday vetoed a Republican-authored bill requiring voters to present photo identification, saying it would disenfranchise poor, minority and elderly voters.
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U.S. Senate panel asks FBI to probe U.S. Olympic chief over Nassar sca

A former head of the U.S. Olympic Committee made "materially false statements" to a U.S. Senate subcommittee investigating sexual abuse in gymnastics, the panel said on Friday, and it said it would refer the matter to the FBI.
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Big Washington clean-up bill leads House Democrats' list

When the Democrats take over the U.S. House of Representatives in three weeks, their first order of business is expected to be a wide-ranging bill about political corruption, voter disenfranchisement and cleaning up campaign finance.
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California to phase in electric, fuel-cell transit buses: regulators

California air quality regulators voted on Friday to require that transit buses have zero emissions beginning in 2029, another step by the liberal-leaning state that sets it apart from the environmental policies of the Trump administration.
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ICE arrests of immigrants in U.S. illegally highest since 2014: agency

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials arrested more immigrants who were in the United States illegally in the fiscal year through Sept. 30, 2018, than in any year since 2014, the agency said on Friday.
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