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‘Honestly, it’s not for everyone’ says Nebraska’s self-depreca

Even though travel writers routinely praise Omaha’s music and art scenes and the state’s spectacular wildlife, people on the coasts tend to think of Nebraska as a really long cornfield they have to dr... More Info...

3 to be inducted into Nebraska Journalism Hall of Fame

While executive director, Beermann also has been a board member for the National Newspaper Association Foundation, hosted an NNA convention in Omaha and helped establish programs for the NNA’s Fellows ... More Info...

Omaha 2018 Halloween Sex Offender Map

OMAHA, NE — Before kids go out trick or treating on Halloween, fall is a good time to take an inventory of who is living in your neighborhood. Omaha has about 1,190 registered sex offenders ... More Info...

Caught on cam: Omaha man ticketed for stealing a Don Bacon campaign si

BOTH CANIDATES SAY THIS KIND OF BEHAVIOR IS NOT HOW YOU CAMPAIGN NEBRASKA NICE. >> IF OUR GUYS ARE DOING IT ... showed a man dumping a Don Bacon campaign sign in a midtown dumpster, Omaha police cited ... More Info...

Nebraska governor's son loses smartphone to Omaha mugger

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say the Nebraska governor's son has been mugged near his family's home in Omaha. A police report says 19-year-old Roscoe Ricketts was robbed at gunpoint around 9 p.m. Sunday ... More Info...

University of Nebraska and Nebraska Medicine Partner with Cenergistic

is the only public university in Nebraska and serves 50,000 students, among four campuses: Lincoln, Omaha, University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) located in Omaha, and Kearney. NU fosters ... More Info...

Three students are injured when semi strikes school bus near Osmond, N

The bus was carrying 25 students at the time of the crash. Three were taken to Osmond Hospital, and one was then transferred by helicopter to the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. None of the injuries ... More Info...

Soldier killed in WWII tank battle is finally buried at Omaha National

But the World War II soldier’s journey back to his home state of Nebraska ended only this week, with his military burial Friday at Omaha National Cemetery. “I am so proud to be doing this today, to ho... More Info...

Democratic PAC Pulls Spending From Party’s Best Opportunity in Nebra

A Democratically-aligned super PAC has pulled its television advertising funding from the competitive district encompassing Omaha, Nebraska, a spokesman confirmed Tuesday. The money the House Majority ... More Info...

3 sentenced in Omaha Tribal Council bonuses case

Officials say the bonuses were paid from Indian Health Service funds meant to provide health care to members of the Omaha Tribe of Nebraska, who reside on the Omaha Reservation in Macy in ... More Info...

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It has been a record-setting fall for the California table grape indus

It has been a record-setting fall for the California table grape industry. More Info...

Gene editing shows considerable potential for improving animal health

Gene editing shows considerable potential for improving animal health and welfare and food safety while reducing dependence on antimicrobials and other treatments for livestock diseases. More Info...

In this week’s edition of Boots In The Field, Ken Ferrie provides an

In this week’s edition of Boots In The Field, Ken Ferrie provides an overview of how harvest is going across Illinois, Iowa and Ohio. More Info...

The driver of a semi-trailer was killed along with five cattle that we

The driver of a semi-trailer was killed along with five cattle that were being hauled during rollover accident in Oregon. More Info...

If you were an apple, what kind of apple would you be?

If you were an apple, what kind of apple would you be? More Info...

Join more than 800 farm executives from the U.S. and Canada while disc

Join more than 800 farm executives from the U.S. and Canada while discovering business opportunities, gaining invaluable insights and increasing your competitive advantage. Here are the Top 5 Reasons to Attend. More Info...

A new report gives a failing grade to 22 of 25 burger chain restaurant

A new report gives a failing grade to 22 of 25 burger chain restaurants relating to the use of antibiotics in their beef supply. More Info...

Cargill and Tyson hit by Trump border stand and low unemployment. Anal

Cargill and Tyson hit by Trump border stand and low unemployment. Analyst says it’s a ‘jump ball’ if new plants will run to capacity. More Info...

In August, the group hosted two field days spotlighting agtech startup

In August, the group hosted two field days spotlighting agtech startups and how they can impact agriculture. More Info...

Following several weeks of wind, rain and even snow, farmers across th

Following several weeks of wind, rain and even snow, farmers across the Corn Belt are finally back in the field this week. More Info...

Feedyard Veterinary Consultant Del Miles combines rigorous science wit

Feedyard Veterinary Consultant Del Miles combines rigorous science with good-old hard work. More Info...

While his name will not appear on a ballot Nov. 6, President Donald Tr

While his name will not appear on a ballot Nov. 6, President Donald Trump looms large over the midterm elections. More Info...

How have weather delays impacted harvest across the Corn Belt? Ryan Wa

How have weather delays impacted harvest across the Corn Belt? Ryan Wagner of South Dakota, Andrew McCrea of Missouri, and Rock Katschnig of Illinois join the AgriTalk Farmer Forum. More Info...

The KC7 Ranch in West Texas has been listed for sale which includes a

The KC7 Ranch in West Texas has been listed for sale which includes a 10,000 square foot home and more than 37,000 acres of range land. More Info...

Climate change could mean beer drinkers pay more for their favorite ma

Climate change could mean beer drinkers pay more for their favorite malted beverage in coming years. More Info...

Tribine Harvester has named James Shurts as its new chief operating of

Tribine Harvester has named James Shurts as its new chief operating officer. More Info...

Organic production jumped by 2% to an estimated 6.5 million harvested

Organic production jumped by 2% to an estimated 6.5 million harvested acres in 2018. In addition, the number of organic farms increased 3% to a total of 17,648 in the U.S. alone. More Info...

U.S. Customs and Border Protection ag specialists and a Beagle K-9 at

U.S. Customs and Border Protection ag specialists and a Beagle K-9 at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport seized and destroyed a cooked pig found in checked luggage at the busiest airport in the world.  More Info...

When Heather Moore was 9 years old, her family sold their small dairy.

When Heather Moore was 9 years old, her family sold their small dairy. From that day on, she dreamt of starting her own dairy. More Info...

John Phipps: Where Babies Will Come From

Slowly, propagation techniques began to show up as common practice in another species: homo sapiens. More Info...

As we celebrate National Pork Month, follow along with Tim Schwartz, a

As we celebrate National Pork Month, follow along with Tim Schwartz, a Minnesota pork producer, as he takes two “foodies,” Jeromy and Kat, to learn more about cooking pork, meat preparation and farm production. More Info...

Buy the dip in grains?

This is a healthy pull back for grains More Info...

Grain Markets Await Their Next Catalyst

Grain Markets Await Their Next Catalyst More Info...

Claiming all but one of their 47 cows, a barn fire in New York destroy

Claiming all but one of their 47 cows, a barn fire in New York destroyed 200 years of history. More Info...

The Trump administration officially notified Congress that it will sta

The Trump administration officially notified Congress that it will start trade negotiations with Japan, the European Union and the U.K. as soon as three months from Tuesday. More Info...

To those who are looking at exceptional bean yields remember your farm

To those who are looking at exceptional bean yields remember your farm should focus on gross revenue not straight price. More Info...

The Corpus Christi, Tex., beef plant that kills 270,000 cattle annuall

The Corpus Christi, Tex., beef plant that kills 270,000 cattle annually from 30 Texas feedlots is now under the control of a former bankruptcy judge. More Info...

NPPC supported revisions to existing federal trucking regulations that

NPPC supported revisions to existing federal trucking regulations that allow livestock haulers to comply with the rules while maintaining the pork industry’s high standards for animal welfare in comments to DOT.  More Info...

Due to popular request, select breakout sessions will be repeated, so

Due to popular request, select breakout sessions will be repeated, so attendees can truly customize their educational experiences. More Info...

Whether it’s social influence or a true appreciation for the flavor,

Whether it’s social influence or a true appreciation for the flavor, consumers can’t get enough of these Fall themed dairy products. More Info...

Now that the trade dispute between Canada and the U.S. has died down,

Now that the trade dispute between Canada and the U.S. has died down, maybe the two countries can resume normal relations. More Info...

Feedyard margins improved modestly last week - though still in the red

Feedyard margins improved modestly last week - though still in the red - the result of lower feeder cattle prices calculated against closeouts. More Info...

Researchers from the University of Missouri, Kansas State University a

Researchers from the University of Missouri, Kansas State University and Genus plc have successfully bred genetically edited pigs that are resistant to the deadly Transmissible Gastroenteritis Virus (TGEV).  More Info...

Unfavorable harvest weather many farmers are facing kernel damage in c

Unfavorable harvest weather many farmers are facing kernel damage in corn and soybeans. More Info...

Trump reluctant to abandon Riyadh over missing journalist, wants evide

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he did not want to abandon ally Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and has asked for audio recordings Turkish sources say indicate he was killed by Saudi agents.
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Dutch cancel Saudi trade mission over missing journalist: spokeswoman

The Dutch government on Thursday canceled a trade mission to Saudi Arabia next month due to concerns over the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a spokeswoman said.
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Dollar stands tall, stocks fall after hawkish Fed minutes

The dollar rose to a one-week high on Thursday and stocks edged lower after signs that the Federal Reserve will keep raising interest rates through 2019 undermined a bounce in world markets.
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As tensions mount, Mattis seeks more resilient U.S. ties with China's

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis held high-profile talks with his Chinese counterpart on Thursday, as the United States seeks to forge to more resilient military ties that can withstand mounting pressure between the world's two largest economies.
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Exxon Mobil bets big on China LNG, sidesteps trade war

In the middle of a Sino-U.S. trade war, the world's largest publicly traded oil and gas company is turning toward Beijing for business at a time when most of Corporate America is looking elsewhere to avoid the threat of tariffs.
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CEO of French group Thales pulls out of Saudi investment conference

Patrice Caine, the chairman and chief executive of French defense electronics group Thales , has decided not to attend a Saudi investment conference next week, amid global concerns over the fate of a missing Saudi journalist.
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French finance minister to shun Saudi conference over missing journali

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire added his name to a growing list of government ministers and prominent business executives cancelling their attendance at a Saudi Arabia investment conference over the fate of a Saudi journalist.
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Dutch pull out of Saudi conference over missing journalist: ANP

The Dutch finance minister has scrapped plans to attend a conference in Saudi Arabia due to concerns over the disappearance of a dissident journalist, news agency ANP reported on Thursday.
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Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency 'wild west'

When Peggy and Marco Lachmann-Anke learned in January that hackers cracked a 40-character password and cleaned out their cryptocurrency wallet, they did not go to the police or alert the tokens' issuer, the Berlin-based technology group IOTA.
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U.S. opposed to Koreas' plan for no-fly zone over border: sources

The United States opposes a plan by South and North Korea to set up a no-fly zone over their heavily fortified border, the latest sign of a rift between Seoul and its top ally, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
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Trump pulling out of pact that discounted foreign postal deliveries

The Trump administration will begin withdrawing from a United Nations pact that offered low rates for foreign postal deliveries of small packages in the United States, the latest move to challenge practices it sees as unfairly advantageous to China.
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More Honduran migrants seek to join U.S.-bound group in Guatemala

More Honduran migrants tried to join a caravan of several thousand trekking through Guatemala on Wednesday, defying calls by authorities not to make the journey after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to cut off regional aid in reprisal.
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Late brothel owner Hof will win Nevada vote: campaign manager

A brothel-owning Republican candidate for the Nevada state legislature who died this week will remain on the ballot and win his election in November, his campaign manager predicted on Wednesday.
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Sheriff says 'every second counts' in search for Wisconsin girl

Despite more than 400 tips from across the country about the disappearance of 13-year-old Jayme Closs, a Wisconsin sheriff said on Wednesday he had few solid leads about the whereabouts of the girl, whose parents were found fatally shot in their home this week.
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Power, phone outages hamper hurricane recovery one week after storm

A week after Hurricane Michael battered Florida's Gulf Coast with record fury, the full extent of devastation and loss of life remained unclear on Wednesday, as disruptions to phone, power and transportation systems hindered the disaster recovery.
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U.S. Treasury official charged with leaks linked to Russia probe

A U.S. Treasury Department official has been criminally charged with leaking confidential documents relating to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and others to a reporter from digital media company BuzzFeed, Manhattan federal prosecutors said on Wednesday.
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Trump slams California wildfire steps, threatens funding halt

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday rekindled his criticism of California's wildfire prevention steps and threatened to withhold billions of dollars of federal funding amid one of the most destructive fire seasons on record.
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O'Rourke gets tough in U.S. Senate battle in Texas, but is it too late

Falling behind in the polls and running out of time, the Democratic contender for the U.S. Senate went on the attack against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in a raucous debate in Texas on Tuesday night, calling him dishonest and resurrecting President Donald Trump's campaign nickname, "Lyin' Ted."
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Man sentenced to nearly 25 years for arson of Texas mosque

A man convicted of a hate crime in setting fire to a mosque in Texas was sentenced to almost 25 years in prison on Wednesday, U.S. authorities said, adding he acted with hatred and malice.
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Chicago mayor skips over pension funding fix in final budget speech

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel unveiled the final budget of his tenure on Wednesday, but put off addressing a pension funding challenge that will hit during his eventual successor's term in office.
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