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Storms move out of Omaha after forcing CWS delay; tornado confirmed in

The scattered storms and rain that prompted a weather delay at the College World Series are moving out of the area. Additionally, the tornadic storm that gave far western Nebraska a fright is headed toward a generally rural area. But the town of Tryon is ... More Info...

Jim McKee: Inventor started resort near Omaha

It was also nearly 50 years before Otto, Gus and Charles Baysdorfer build the Comet in Omaha. Their aeroplane was supposedly the “first Nebraska-built airplane capable of flight” ... or was it? Exactly when Pries immigrated to the United States is not ... More Info...

Luke Heimlich Not Worried About Fan Reaction Ahead of 2018 College Wor

Oregon State Beavers starting pitcher Luke Heimlich said Friday he's not focused on the reaction he'll receive from fans during the 2018 College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. Heimlich, who pleaded guilty in 2012 to molesting his ... More Info...

FULL INTERVIEWS: Van Horn, Players Talk After Practice In Omaha

OMAHA, NE (KFSM) – Arkansas help practice Saturday ahead of their first College World Series game Sunday against Texas. Hear What Coach Dave Van Horn had to say afterwords, along with Evan Lee, Blaine Knight, and Hunter Wilson. Please enable Javascript ... More Info...

Bulldogs enjoy run to Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. -- The opening weekend of Mississippi State's baseball ... and looked nothing like a team that would come close to finding its way to Nebraska. But slowly, Mississippi State started to play better. Center fielder Jake Mangum credits the ... More Info...

UPDATE: Nebraska lake drowning

Omaha police say 42 year old Mario Bustamante died Saturday ... This is the second drowning at a Nebraska lake this month. The last one was 31 year old Travis Wilkins of Lincoln who drowned at Pawnee Lake. Officials say if Wilkins had been wearing a ... More Info...

Central Nebraska students named to UNO honor lists

OMAHA — More than 3,500 students have been recognized for their academic achievements at the University of Nebraska at Omaha during the spring semester with inclusion on the Chancellor’s List and the Dean’s List. To qualify for the Chancellor’s ... More Info...

Effort will combat sex trafficking in Omaha during CWS

According to the Women’s Fund of Omaha, which is leading the effort, 900 people are sold for sex online in Nebraska every month. The group says about 75 percent show signs of being trafficked. Information from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com ... More Info...

Despite New Law, Nebraska May Not See Self-Driving Cars Soon

Some semi-autonomous vehicles are already on Nebraska roads, albeit on a smaller scale. Brevan Jorgenson, of Omaha, converted his 2016 Honda Civic into a self-driving car over the course of about six weeks. Jorgenson, an information technology consultant ... More Info...

Storms move into Omaha area, forcing delay at CWS; tornado confirmed i

Scattered storms were moving through the greater Omaha metropolitan area Sunday afternoon, prompting a weather delay at the College World-Series. Meanwhile, in western Nebraska, near Big Springs, a tornado was confirmed on the ground. The storm cell also ... More Info...

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On his weekly commentary, Clinton Griffiths talks about fatherhood--bo

On his weekly commentary, Clinton Griffiths talks about fatherhood--both on the giving and receiving end. More Info...

Interesting Phenomenon at Auction

Machinery Pete is noticing heightened buyer demand for 1-3 year old equipment at auction More Info...

Cash cattle markets were mostly weaker, with CME futures prices lower

Cash cattle markets were mostly weaker, with CME futures prices lower before turning sharply higher Friday. More Info...

These lower prices ended a volatile week, which included USDA releasin

These lower prices ended a volatile week, which included USDA releasing its monthly WASDE and Crop Production reports and President Donald Trump announcing tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports. More Info...

Whatever We Had Once Was Gone

If you are a long time reader of this column (this is #800!) you have probably figured out that my musical tastes are pretty eclectic, with a skew toward 1970’s rock and roll, but room for jazz, blues, country and maybe one or two classical pieces hiding in the background. Lyrics to songs pop into m [...] More Info...

With more supplies coming online, Seaboard Triumph Foods will start a

With more supplies coming online, Seaboard Triumph Foods will start a second shift at its Sioux City plant in October 2018. At full capacity, the plant will employ 2,000 employees and process 21,000 market hogs daily. More Info...

In response to the $34 billion tariffs President Trump placed on Chine

In response to the $34 billion tariffs President Trump placed on Chinese goods on Friday, Beijing retaliated with a long list of tariffs including corn, soybeans, wheat and several dairy products. More Info...

The United States and China have traded lists of items to be slapped w

The United States and China have traded lists of items to be slapped with tariffs in a growing tit-for-tat between the two nations. But don't call it a trade war yet, at least not until July 6. More Info...

Making the best of dry weather, brothers sing “I Got No Grain In Dry

Making the best of dry weather, brothers sing “I Got No Grain In Dry Places.” More Info...

How Genetics and Seed Treatments Fit Into the Plan

For a disease to strike, certain environmental and soil conditions must align. The challenge, as you well know, is preparing for the unknown months in advance. The good news is knowing your risks for soybean cyst nematode (SCN), sudden death syndrome (SDS) and white mold, for example, can help dete [...] More Info...

Popular dairy drink taking over Pinterest and Instagram.

Popular dairy drink taking over Pinterest and Instagram. More Info...

The term “trade war” has dominated conversation in the lead-up to

The term “trade war” has dominated conversation in the lead-up to American tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports and Beijing’s immediate threat to respond. Yet defining the term is elusive at best. More Info...

President Trump announces new tariffs on China, further escalating tra

President Trump announces new tariffs on China, further escalating trade between the two countries. More Info...

Prior to Bt technologies farmers lost $1 billion annually to CRW—in

Prior to Bt technologies farmers lost $1 billion annually to CRW—in the form of chemical costs or actual yield loss. With resistance to traits on the rise, it might nibble its way back to a billion-dollar price tag. More Info...

Brian Roach of Roach Ag Marketing and Craig VanDyke of Top Third Ag Ma

Brian Roach of Roach Ag Marketing and Craig VanDyke of Top Third Ag Marketing join U.S. Farm Report host Tyne Morgan for Markets Now. More Info...

Trade tensions between the U.S. and China ratcheted higher after the A

Trade tensions between the U.S. and China ratcheted higher after the Asian nation said it will follow through on plans to levy tariffs on a range of American farm goods including soybeans and corn. More Info...

Pete's Pick of the Week: Haybuster Rock Picker

This sold yesterday in North Dakota. Here's video. More Info...

High-quality farmland prices are staying firm or trending slightly hig

High-quality farmland prices are staying firm or trending slightly higher. More Info...

As the number of unemployed Americas hit a near 44-year low this week,

As the number of unemployed Americas hit a near 44-year low this week, the number of H-2A visa requests have more than doubled. More Info...

Tommy Grisafi of Advance Trading, Inc. joins AgDay anchor Clinton Grif

Tommy Grisafi of Advance Trading, Inc. joins AgDay anchor Clinton Griffiths at the agribusiness desk. More Info...

President Donald Trump says Scott Pruitt’s done “a fantastic job

President Donald Trump says Scott Pruitt’s done “a fantastic job” but that he’s “not happy” about some of the EPA administrator’s actions. More Info...

Torch Tips

Simple tips when using an acetylene torch. More Info...

Lab-grown meat startups that rely on animal cells to produce beef, pou

Lab-grown meat startups that rely on animal cells to produce beef, poultry and seafood products have caught the eye of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which has begun the process of regulating the industry. More Info...

Advances in pork production technologies and international trade oppor

Advances in pork production technologies and international trade opportunities were the dominant themes at the 2018 Illinois Pork Tour, conducted June 4-6 by the Illinois Department of Agriculture. More Info...

Thursday Stine Seed Farm Inc., announced it invested $5 million in Sma

Thursday Stine Seed Farm Inc., announced it invested $5 million in Smart Ag Inc., an Iowa company that produces software for driverless tractors. Stine Seed Farm is an affiliate of Stine Seed Company. More Info...

Fridays on AgDay mean Farm Journal College TV.

Fridays on AgDay mean Farm Journal College TV. More Info...

President Donald Trump moved the U.S. to the brink of a trade war with

President Donald Trump moved the U.S. to the brink of a trade war with China, announcing tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports that America’s biggest trading partner vowed to retaliate against. More Info...

U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign A

U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney is leading a trade mission to Japan this week. It concludes on June 15. More Info...

The outlook for trade has darkened considerably in recent days; a gamb

The outlook for trade has darkened considerably in recent days; a gamble in the trade arena that holds substantial risk for American farmers. More Info...

New US Tariffs on Chinese Goods Expected

New US Tariffs on Chinese Goods Expected More Info...

President Trump has long vowed to fulfill his campaign pledge to clamp

President Trump has long vowed to fulfill his campaign pledge to clamp down on what he considers unfair Chinese trading practices. We'll see how he follows through on Friday morning. More Info...

In light of continued low grain prices, your lender becomes an even mo

In light of continued low grain prices, your lender becomes an even more important partner for your operation. More Info...

Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy

ELIZABETH, N.J. (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers joined hundreds of protesters outside an immigration detention facility in New Jersey on Sunday for a Father's Day demonstration against the Trump administration's practice of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Boat caught in Europe's migration spat brings hundreds to Spain

VALENCIA, Spain (Reuters) - Rescued migrants turned away by Italy and Malta arrived at the Spanish port of Valencia on Sunday, ending a grueling Mediterranean odyssey that became symbolic of Europe's failure to agree on immigration.
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Trump's consumer watchdog pick draws criticism from left and right

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Saturday that President Donald Trump will pick Kathy Kraninger, an Office of Management and Budget (OMB) official, to head the U.S. consumer watchdog, drawing criticism from consumer advocates and dividing conservatives.
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Pro-business candidate wins Colombian presidential election

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that reassured investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels.
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Suspect dead after 20 hurt in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

(Reuters) - A suspected gunman was fatally shot after multiple people opened fire at an all-night arts festival in New Jersey, wounding 20 people including a boy who is in critical condition, authorities said on Sunday.
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The bigger Cryptocurrencies get, the worse they perform: BIS

LONDON (Reuters) - Cryptocurrencies are not scalable and are more likely to suffer a breakdown in trust and efficiency the greater the number of people using them, the Bank of International Settlements (BIS)said on Sunday in its latest warning about the rise of virtual currencies.
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Saudi-led coalition conducts air strikes on Yemen's Hodeidah airport

ADEN (Reuters) - Houthi forces fought to keep control of the airport in Yemen's main port city of Hodeidah on Sunday as Saudi-led coalition air strikes struck the compound, in an offensive that could be a turning point in the three-year conflict.
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Select few emerging Asian economies comfortable with Fed hikes

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Higher U.S. rates are rattling many emerging markets in much the same way past tightening cycles did, but the Federal Reserve's hawkishness could also bring cheer for a small group of Asian economies that wouldn't mind seeing their currencies weaken.
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South Korea, U.S. to announce suspension of major military drills this

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to keep its promise to denuclearize, news agency Yonhap said on Sunday.
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Greece, Macedonia sign pact to change ex-Yugoslav republic's name

PRESPES, Greece/BITOLA, Macedonia (Reuters) - Greece and Macedonia set aside three decades of dispute on Sunday as they agreed on a new name for the former Yugoslav republic, paving the way for its possible admission to the European Union and NATO.
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Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy

ELIZABETH, N.J. (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers joined hundreds of protesters outside an immigration detention facility in New Jersey on Sunday for a Father's Day demonstration against the Trump administration's practice of separating children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Five dead following Border Patrol car chase in Texas: reports

(Reuters) - Five immigrants died and several others were injured on Sunday when their vehicle careened out of control while being chased by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Texas about 90 miles (145 km) north of the Mexican border, U.S. media reported, citing officials.
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White House says Trump supports both House immigration bills, after al

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump supported both Republican immigration bills being considered in the House of Representatives, offering a lifeline after the president suggested earlier that he opposed the more moderate bill.
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U.S. judge sends ex-Trump campaign head Manafort to jail until trial

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's former election campaign manager, Paul Manafort, was sent to jail pending trial on Friday after being charged with witness tampering, the latest episode in his long fall from grace.
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Suspect dead after 20 hurt in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

(Reuters) - A suspected gunman was fatally shot after multiple people opened fire at an all-night arts festival in New Jersey, wounding 20 people including a boy who is in critical condition, authorities said on Sunday.
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Second deputy dies after she was shot during fight with prisoner

(Reuters) - A second Kansas sheriff's deputy died on Saturday after being shot during a fight with a prisoner who was being taken from jail to court for a hearing in Kansas City, police said.
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Flooding possible in U.S. Southwest where wildfires scorch earth

DENVER (Reuters) - Heavy thunderstorms and widespread rains expected on Saturday in the U.S. Southwest could help douse the numerous unrelenting wildfires crews are battling in the parched region.
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Fields of dreams: Texas project seeks new corn strains for whiskey

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (Reuters) - A master distiller and a crop scientist who specializes in corn breeding are working on a project they hope one day will help bring local identities to American whiskeys.
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Trump's personal lawyer Cohen loses bid for quick Avenatti gag order

(Reuters) - Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, on Friday lost his bid for an emergency gag order to stop Michael Avenatti, a lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels, from maligning him in frequent media appearances.
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U.S. government says nearly 2,000 child separations at Mexico border i

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The government said on Friday that 1,995 children were separated from 1,940 adults at the U.S.-Mexico border between April 19 and May 31, as the Trump administration implements stricter border enforcement policies.
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