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Trump Appeals to Republicans in Las Vegas, Leaving Behind Washingtonâ€

LAS VEGAS — Leaving behind the chaos he sowed in Washington ... in the past to mock her account of having Native American ancestry. “Wacky Jacky is in Nevada right now campaigning with Pocahontas,” he said. Nearby, Mr. Heller received tepid applause ... More Info...

Trump defends policies on border, North Korea in visit to Las Vegas

Trump, who was in Las Vegas to lend support to U.S. Senator Dean Heller of Nevada, a Republican who is facing a stiff challenge to re-election, has been under fire for a policy that separates children from their parents when they illegally cross the U.S ... More Info...

Trump rallies Republicans in Las Vegas

President Trump spent his Saturday in Las Vegas, meeting with supporters, addressing the Nevada Republican Party Convention and hosting a roundtable discussion on tax cuts. The trip comes as midterm election season heats up in the Silver State, where ... More Info...

Man accused of stealing from Las Vegas casinos by posing as delivery d

Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal @bizutesfaye Nevada Film Office Connects Businesses To Producers The director of the Nevada Film Office discusses its revamped locations database and how it will affect local businesses. (Bailey Schulz/Las Vegas ... More Info...

Trump goes on the attack for Heller, Laxalt in Las Vegas speech

President Donald Trump today made the first of what is expected to be several campaign stops in Las Vegas this election season in support of Nevada’s leading Republican candidates. Trump wasted no time taking shots at the opponents of U.S. Sen. More Info...

Trump heads to Las Vegas to rally Republicans and talk tax cuts — li

President Trump is heading to Las Vegas, where his schedule includes a meeting with supporters, an address to the Nevada Republican Party Convention and a roundtable discussion on tax cuts. The president is making the trip on Saturday as the midterm ... More Info...

Trump jabs 'Wacky Jacky and Pocahontas' while campaigning for Dean Hel

Dean Heller. "Wacky Jacky," Trump said at the Nevada GOP convention, in reference to Rep. Jacky Rosen. "You don't want her as your senator." Trump's short Saturday swing through Las Vegas was aimed largely at bolstering Heller, who is running for re ... More Info...

Las Vegas refugees celebrate 'World Refugee Day'

Nevada GOP talks immigration, defends FLOTUS prior to President Trump's visit to Las Vegas Nevada GOP talks immigration, defends FLOTUS prior to President Trump's visit to Las Vegas Nevada Republicans started gathering for the party's state convention this ... More Info...

False fire alarm reported at McCarran airport in Las Vegas

(Madelyn Reese/ Las Vegas Review-Journal) Thunder Mountain monument stands as a tribute to Native American culture Caretaker Fred Lewis talks about Thunder Mountain monument in central Nevada, made from concrete and found items. The five-acre site is a ... More Info...

The Latest: Hundreds protest Trump’s visit to Nevada

Protesters set up six animal kennel cages on the sidewalk and put a cardboard cutout of Nevada Sen. Dean Heller inside one cage with a label "Dirty Dean." Others were filled with stuffed animals. Trump is in Las Vegas on Saturday to headline a fundraiser ... More Info...

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AG TIME by John Walsh

The soy rebounded sharply today. This was due given the recent break. The meal in my opinion stands to lose the most in the long run after the current rally is over. The corn was a dull quiet trade. The domestic weather has a blanket over the market. It is my belief corn is in the lower end of a ran [...] More Info...

The House passed the farm bill by a single vote margin, but that's not

The House passed the farm bill by a single vote margin, but that's not the biggest news of the week . For the first time in his presidency, Donald Trump reversed course under public pressure. More Info...

After plunging for several weeks, corn and soybean prices bounced back

After plunging for several weeks, corn and soybean prices bounced back this week. Could prices be headed in a positive direction? More Info...

It's a Friday Free for All! The usual gang is back together for today'

It's a Friday Free for All! The usual gang is back together for today's show. Host Chip Flory, Shaun Haney, Jim Wiesemeyer and Pam Johnson break down the weeks news.  More Info...

The Longest Day

As most of you know, Thursday was the start of Summer. The Summer Solstice brings on a number of things from the official beginning of summer to the realization that another year is quickly passing us by. But the one thing we can all enjoy is that it's the longest day of the year. There is more time [...] More Info...

Russia is the latest country to threaten the U.S. with retaliation for

Russia is the latest country to threaten the U.S. with retaliation for tariffs on metals imports, warning Friday that American cars could soon face higher taxes. More Info...

The June Cattle on Feed reached its highest recorded inventory since t

The June Cattle on Feed reached its highest recorded inventory since the series started in 1996 and continues 18 months of increasing inventories. More Info...

The United States attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and alumin

The United States attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from around the globe and threatening to hit tens of billions of dollars in Chinese products. Now, the world is punching back. More Info...

After multiple food scares in recent years affecting the bottom line,

After multiple food scares in recent years affecting the bottom line, Chipotle's new CEO is making changes....including menu changes like adding milkshakes.​ More Info...

EPA appears set to release biofuel quotas with a higher overall RFS bu

EPA appears set to release biofuel quotas with a higher overall RFS but no changes to conventional biofuel, like ethanol. More Info...

June 2018 Cattle on Feed Report

June 2018 Cattle on Feed Report More Info...

Buried Treasures

Sharp-eyed farmers unearth bits and pieces of history in their fields More Info...

USDA is currently projecting near-record yields for the 2018 corn and

USDA is currently projecting near-record yields for the 2018 corn and soybean crops, but whether or not that actually comes to fruition will depend on nighttime temperatures here on out. More Info...

Launching two non-dairy whipped topping products, Reddi-wip joins plan

Launching two non-dairy whipped topping products, Reddi-wip joins plant-based products list. More Info...

Shouldn’t the industry be happy about a study suggesting red meat is

Shouldn’t the industry be happy about a study suggesting red meat is a (potential) health food? Not when the context sounds like the disclaimers marketers use to justify eating junk food. More Info...

Osborne Industries announces new certification; ADM Animal Nutrition o

Osborne Industries announces new certification; ADM Animal Nutrition opens a new manufacturing facility in Nebraska, and Diamond V celebrates its 75th anniversary. More Info...

Daily Grain Market Update (6.22.18)

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Proposals are now being accepted for grants up to $20,000 to support s

Proposals are now being accepted for grants up to $20,000 to support small-scale projects and pilot studies that address prevention of childhood agricultural disease and injury. More Info...

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), a leader in consumer engagem

U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA), a leader in consumer engagement for food and agriculture, has selected Erin Fitzgerald from Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy as its next CEO. More Info...

Weather Trade & USDA Remain the Focus

Weather, Trade & USDA Remain the Focus More Info...

A United Bid for the World Cup and Economic Opportunity

Maybe we can get along after all. That was my first thought after hearing the welcome news that the United States, Canada, and Mexico will co-host the World Cup in 2026. More Info...

Too Much Rain Makes Grain?

Last week corn conditions improved slightly to 78% good to excellent. So far this is a very good looking corn crop indeed. However, with huge rain totals in the last few days over a large portion of the Corn Belt how will this affect the crop? Is too much of a good thing a bad thing? More Info...

Additional cattle are continuing to come to feedyards, but fortunately

Additional cattle are continuing to come to feedyards, but fortunately there’s been several market factors at play to help offset beef supplies, at least for now, said Craig VanDyke, Top Third Ag Marketing. More Info...

The House cleared its version of the farm bill Thursday on its second

The House cleared its version of the farm bill Thursday on its second try with a vote of 213-211. Members of the House approved the bill which includes work requirements for some food stamp recipients under SNAP. More Info...

The House of Representatives rejected an immigration bill known as “

The House of Representatives rejected an immigration bill known as “the Ag Act” (H.R. 4760) on a 193-231 vote Thursday. The conservative bill, sponsored by Congressman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia. More Info...

The House of Representatives has passed its version of the farm bill a

The House of Representatives has passed its version of the farm bill and it contains several changes that will benefit dairy farmers. More Info...

A ground beef recall has been issued for a natural beef product origin

A ground beef recall has been issued for a natural beef product originating from Texas. More Info...

Across the board, the agriculture industry is thrilled with the passag

Across the board, the agriculture industry is thrilled with the passage of the House farm bill. More Info...

Pork producers and cattlemen were happy with the version of the Farm B

Pork producers and cattlemen were happy with the version of the Farm Bill that was approved by members of the House on Thursday, and urge quick action by the Senate. More Info...

A bill proposed by Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.) has praise from acr

A bill proposed by Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisc.) has praise from across the dairy industry as a way to help revolutionize milk processing and address milk oversupplies. More Info...

President Trump proposed a reorganization of the federal government, a

President Trump proposed a reorganization of the federal government, aiming to combine the Education and Labor Departments and shift control of U.S. food aid programs away from the Agriculture Department. More Info...

Ahead of the Thursday House farm bill vote host Chip Flory brings in H

Ahead of the Thursday House farm bill vote host Chip Flory brings in House Ag Chairman Rep. Mike Conaway (R- Texas). Also joining the show is USDA Meteorologist Brad Rippey, and Dennis Slater, president of AEM. More Info...

Not only could tariffs cause layoffs and financial uncertainty for equ

Not only could tariffs cause layoffs and financial uncertainty for equipment manufacturers, but they will increase the price farmers pay for machinery and potentially even halt the manufacturing of some machines. More Info...

Erdogan faces major test as Turks vote for president, parliament

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turks voted on Sunday in presidential and parliamentary elections that pose the biggest ballot box challenge to Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist-rooted AK Party since they swept to power more than a decade and a half ago.
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Supreme Court poised to rule on Trump travel ban, other cases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court, winding down its nine-month term, will issue rulings this week in its few remaining cases including a major one on the legality of President Donald Trump's ban on people from five Muslim-majority nations entering the country.
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Trump defends policies on border, North Korea in visit to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump defended his tough stance on immigrants crossing the U.S. border with Mexico on Saturday, praising his administration for a job well done and saying his approach will make the United States stronger.
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Trump adviser Kushner criticizes Abbas, says U.S. peace plan near

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.
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U.S. says still working to reunite 2,053 children with families

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government said it still had 2,053 children in its custody who were separated from their parents under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, and set out its most detailed plans yet on how it would reunite families.
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Pompeo warns Iran on nuclear arms; hopes military force will never be

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday warned Iran not to pursue nuclear weapons, saying it would face the "wrath of the entire world" if it did so, but added that he hoped it would never be necessary for the United States to take military action against the country.
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South Carolina congressional candidate seriously injured in car crash

(Reuters) - South Carolina Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington, who ousted incumbent U.S. Representative Mark Sanford in a primary this month, was seriously injured in a car crash that killed the driver of a second vehicle, her campaign said on Saturday.
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EU to respond to any U.S. auto tariff move: report

PARIS (Reuters) - The European Union will respond to any U.S. move to raise tariffs on cars made in the bloc, a senior European Commission official said, the latest comments in an escalating trade row.
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Fox spirits and demons: China's tech giants splash out in cartoon arms

HANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Growing up in the Chinese port city of Dalian in the 1990s, Zhang Hongchang spent hours immersed in Japanese cartoons like Dragon Ball and Naruto.
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Saudi women take victory laps as driving ban ends

RIYADH (Reuters) - Women in Saudi Arabia took to the roads early on Sunday, ushering in the end of the world's last ban on female drivers, long seen as an emblem of women's repression in the deeply conservative Muslim kingdom.
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Supreme Court poised to rule on Trump travel ban, other cases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court, winding down its nine-month term, will issue rulings this week in its few remaining cases including a major one on the legality of President Donald Trump's ban on people from five Muslim-majority nations entering the country.
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U.S. says still working to reunite 2,053 children with families

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government said it still had 2,053 children in its custody who were separated from their parents under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy, and set out its most detailed plans yet on how it would reunite families.
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Trump defends policies on border, North Korea in visit to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump defended his tough stance on immigrants crossing the U.S. border with Mexico on Saturday, praising his administration for a job well done and saying his approach will make the United States stronger.
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White House press secretary says asked to leave restaurant for working

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Saturday that she had been asked to leave a Virginia restaurant the night before because she worked for U.S. President Donald Trump.
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In age of Trump, evangelicals back self-styled top U.S. pimp

PAHRUMP, Nev. (Reuters) - He styles himself as America's best-known pimp, a strip-club owner who runs multiple brothels and looks set to win a seat as a Republican in the Nevada legislature with the blessing of many conservative Christian voters.
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Mistrial declared in Houston chokehold case

ATLANTA (Reuters) - A mistrial was declared after jurors in Houston failed to reach a verdict late Saturday in the murder trial of the husband of a sheriff's deputy accused of choking a Hispanic man in a case that spurred "Brown Lives Matter" protests, local media reported.
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South Carolina congressional candidate seriously injured in car crash

(Reuters) - South Carolina Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington, who ousted incumbent U.S. Representative Mark Sanford in a primary this month, was seriously injured in a car crash that killed the driver of a second vehicle, her campaign said on Saturday.
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Four arrested in Pittsburgh as protest calls for justice after police

(Reuters) - A largely peaceful protest in Pittsburgh grew tense on Friday when demonstrators, demanding justice for an unarmed black teenager who was killed by a policeman, blocked traffic and were confronted by police in riot gear, media reported.
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Republicans aim to debate immigration bill next week, ignoring Trump p

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representative still plan to bring an immigration bill up for a vote next week, despite President Donald Trump's urgings on Friday to drop the effort until after November's elections.
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Supreme Court restricts police on cellphone location data

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a major victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforcement authorities.
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