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Long waits return to Las Vegas DMV offices

There are over two dozen online services available on the Nevada DMV website. Twenty-seven kiosks offer renewals and driver history reports. Other businesses in Las Vegas can help take most of the wai... More Info...

Woman taken off flight to Las Vegas after profanity-laced outburst —

(K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @KMCannonPhoto SHOT Show 2019: A "nonsemi-automatic” weapon Brandon Dunham of Nevada-based Franklin Armory show off the company’s new rifle prototype it calls a ... More Info...

Las Vegas woman finds glass in fries at Popeye's

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Jana Brooks said there was glass in her food ... have been taken and that the restaurant has been cleared to operate." The Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) went out to the Po... More Info...

Man falls to death at observation wheel in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada (KSNV) -- A man has died after falling 50-feet from a ferris wheel in Las Vegas. It happened just before 7 PM at the High Roller Observation Wheel. Officials said a 23-year old man e... More Info...

Las Vegas prosecutors say tech billionaire facing drug charges

Nicholas identified a gas canister in the room as nitrous oxide "for recreational use," according to a Las Vegas police arrest ... Voters in Nevada passed a Marsy's Law initiative last year ... More Info...

Idealliance Certifies 20 G7® Experts as Part of EFI Connect in Las Ve

Alexandria, Va. – Continuing their partnership, Idealliance® and EFI conducted G7® Expert Training for EFI users and EFI Connect participants, during the annual EFI users event, for the second straigh... More Info...

Dr. Chinemerem Abanonu

Dr. Chinemerem Abanonu is an oncologist in Las Vegas, Nevada. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice between 6-10 years. Oncologists diagno... More Info...

Stratosphere casino-hotel in Las Vegas to be renamed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Stratosphere casino-hotel in Las Vegas is getting a new name. Owner Golden Entertainment Inc. tells the Las Vegas Review-Journal the fixture on the Las Vegas skyline will be rebra... More Info...

Costs mount amid flurry of lawsuits over Las Vegas charter school

On the surface, Quest Preparatory Academy in northwest Las Vegas is just another school trying to improve ... misstatement of facts in the litigation initiated by Quest, citing a Nevada Ethics Commiss... More Info...

Las Vegas, NV Author Publishes Novel

(PRLEAP.COM) Wish, a new book by C. Dow Moore, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. After a nasty divorce, Scott is trying to discover who he is as a person and become the man his son de... More Info...

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3 White Tractors Sold Today on Illinois Farm Auction

Machinery Pete reports on (3) White tractors sold on a farm auction today (February 16, 2019) in Canton, IL. Sale by Sullivan Auctioneers. A 1983 White 4-210 4WD tractor sold for the 2nd highest auction sale price in 16 years More Info...

There has been some drama in the cattle market lately because of the d

There has been some drama in the cattle market lately because of the delay in USDA reporting, poor winter weather and trade uncertainties. More Info...

As farmers prepare to plant, some are sitting on old crop they've yet

As farmers prepare to plant, some are sitting on old crop they've yet to sell. So, what do you need to know if you still have crop in the bin? Also, what should you be prepared to ask your banker during lending season? More Info...

With President’s Day on Monday, the grain markets face a three-day w

With President’s Day on Monday, the grain markets face a three-day weekend. This normally means excitement for the markets.  More Info...

Farm Journal PORK's editor Jennifer Shike heads out to her first morta

Farm Journal PORK's editor Jennifer Shike heads out to her first mortality composting seminar. More Info...

Winter Grind

The commodity markets had a bit of SAD this week, the seasonal affective disorder tied to lack of daylight and melatonin. The stock markets were full of sunshiny optimism, even ignoring a lousy retail sales report because they assumed (as we did) that there is some faulty data in there. Not so the g [...] More Info...

Farmers must have a goal of being a high-revenue and low-cost operatio

Farmers must have a goal of being a high-revenue and low-cost operation.  More Info...

A North Carolina agriculture asset management firm has purchased Yakim

A North Carolina agriculture asset management firm has purchased Yakima Valley, Washington-based apple companies Legacy Fruit Packers, Valley Fruit and Larson Fruit Co. More Info...

This week, USDA sent a wave of confusion through farm country when the

This week, USDA sent a wave of confusion through farm country when the Office of the Chief Economist released the agency’s 2019 long-term farm income forecast data. More Info...

An increase in wild hog sightings in Kentucky and Tennessee has state

An increase in wild hog sightings in Kentucky and Tennessee has state wildlife agencies looking for new eradication methods. More Info...

President Trump ignited a new firestorm after signing a spending bill

President Trump ignited a new firestorm after signing a spending bill to keep the government open. More Info...

Pete's Pick of the Week: John Deere 8230

This tractor sold at a west-central Illinois farm auction. More Info...

Social media has been full of MEME and cartoons that are poking fun at

Social media has been full of MEME and cartoons that are poking fun at the “farting cows” mention in the Green New Deal’s FAQ sheet. More Info...

A new KC Fed Ag Credit Survey says farmland values held steady in the

A new KC Fed Ag Credit Survey says farmland values held steady in the fourth quarter last year. More Info...

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says we've seen big changes in the drought

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says we've seen big changes in the drought monitor map over the last four weeks. More Info...

New dollar figures are in when it comes to the trade war.

New dollar figures are in when it comes to the trade war. More Info...

Beer drinkers around the country will be toasting farmers on Feb. 15 a

Beer drinkers around the country will be toasting farmers on Feb. 15 as a thank you to their hard work and dedication. More Info...

Today on AgriTalk, we’re talking with Tyson Redpath of the Russell G

Today on AgriTalk, we’re talking with Tyson Redpath of the Russell Group and farmer Brad Nelson of Minnesota about President Trump signing a national emergency to fund a wall, ethanol and more. More Info...

It’s a tough year. While farm bankruptcies might not be soaring as t

It’s a tough year. While farm bankruptcies might not be soaring as the Wall Street Journal suggested in a recent article, they are on the rise in certain areas. More Info...

Two recent purchases of Washington state growers and packers of apples

Two recent purchases of Washington state growers and packers of apples and other tree fruit signal a trend that will continue, according to industry and financial experts. More Info...

A group of 14 U.S. senators and 25 members of Congress are urging the

A group of 14 U.S. senators and 25 members of Congress are urging the Trump administration to include fresh potatoes in trade talks with China. More Info...

A court-appointed investigator is counting cattle and identifying owne

A court-appointed investigator is counting cattle and identifying owners in a multi-million dollar South Dakota foreclosure case. More Info...

A cattle buyer in Ohio could face one year in prison for selling a cal

A cattle buyer in Ohio could face one year in prison for selling a calf to slaughter that was treated with antibiotics, and may face another five years for lying to federal agents. More Info...

U.S. farmers, struggling with global trade disputes, are getting sting

U.S. farmers, struggling with global trade disputes, are getting stingier on spending, and that apparently includes Deere & Co.’s iconic yellow and green tractors and combines. More Info...

Farmers share their opinions on drug testing and cannabis.

Farmers share their opinions on drug testing and cannabis. More Info...

The sale of Kane Beef is scheduled to close Feb. 22, 2019, and operati

The sale of Kane Beef is scheduled to close Feb. 22, 2019, and operations are expected to resume "as soon as practical," the new owner says. More Info...

With the market lacking for new fundamental news, in spite of the gove

With the market lacking for new fundamental news, in spite of the government being back in business, I thought a look at the current price charts would be interesting. More Info...

The same storyline continues for farmland values: stable. But could va

The same storyline continues for farmland values: stable. But could values be headed South? More Info...

Ken Ferrie's tips on maximizing yield.

Ken Ferrie's tips on maximizing yield. More Info...

A statement from the White House was released following two days of ta

A statement from the White House was released following two days of talks in Beijing between U.S. and Chinese officials: More Info...

George Washington: Our Founding Farmer

“First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen.” So goes the famous quote from President Washington's eulogy in 1799. I'd love to add "first in farming" to it. More Info...

The former owner of a dairy farm in southern Washington state has agre

The former owner of a dairy farm in southern Washington state has agreed to pay $20,000 to a drinking water project to settle a federal lawsuit. More Info...

Remembering a Record Setting John Deere 4955 From Michigan

At the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY today Machinery Pete runs into the grandson of Mark Fetterly whose 1989 John Deere 4955 tractor sold for a then record high auction sale price 7 years ago on his farm retirement auction in Monroe, MI More Info...

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is restricting California and New Y

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is restricting California and New York businesses from operating in the industry, including meal kit company Chef’d, which closed abruptly last July when it ran out of funds. More Info...

South-central Iowa authorities are investigating after dozens of head

South-central Iowa authorities are investigating after dozens of head of cattle were found starved to death on property near Osceola. More Info...

More U.S. aid for Venezuela touches down amid distribution uncertainty

A U.S. military transport plane carrying humanitarian aid meant for Venezuelans landed in the Colombian border city of Cucuta on Saturday, where food and medicine is being stored amidst uncertainty over how and where aid will be distributed.
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Dismissed employee kills five co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

A gunman opened fire at an Illinois factory just after receiving notice of termination from his job there on Friday, killing five fellow workers and wounding five policemen before he was slain by police, authorities said.
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Gunman in Aurora, Illinois, shooting described as 'loner'

When Gary Martin came to work at the Henry Pratt valve manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday, he was told he was being terminated from his job. Shortly thereafter, Martin pulled out his Smith & Wesson revolver and opened fire.
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Illinois factory gunman killed 5 victims after being fired

The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired, and the plant manager and a young intern were among his victims, authorities said on Saturday.
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College intern on first day among Illinois factory shooting victims

Trevor Wehner was working his first day as a human resources intern at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois, when a worker who had just been fired killed him and four of his colleagues.
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Legal challenges to Trump emergency declaration face uphill battle

Democratic lawmakers, states and others mulling legal challenges to President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to obtain funds to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall face an uphill and probably losing battle in a showdown likely to be decided by the conservative-majority Supreme Court, legal experts said.
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Canada's Freeland pushes end of steel, aluminum tariffs in meeting wit

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday she had made clear in a meeting with U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi at the Munich Security Conference the importance of the U.S. lifting tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada.
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French police fire tear gas as latest 'yellow vest' protests turn viol

French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters who threw projectiles and set bins on fire in Paris, Lyon and Bordeaux on Saturday, as the 14th straight weekend of "yellow vest" protests took a violent turn in the afternoon.
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Pence chastises EU, rejects Merkel's call to work with Russia

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence rebuked European powers over Iran and Venezuela on Saturday in a renewed attack on Washington's traditional allies, rejecting a call by Germany's chancellor to include Russia in global cooperation efforts.
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China rebuffs Germany's call for U.S. missile deal with Russia

China rejected on Saturday German Chancellor Angela Merkel's appeal to join a Cold War-era arms control treaty that the United States accuses Russia of breaching, saying it would place unfair limits on the Chinese military.
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Dismissed employee kills five co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

A gunman opened fire at an Illinois factory just after receiving notice of termination from his job there on Friday, killing five fellow workers and wounding five policemen before he was slain by police, authorities said.
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Gunman in Aurora, Illinois, shooting described as 'loner'

When Gary Martin came to work at the Henry Pratt valve manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday, he was told he was being terminated from his job. Shortly thereafter, Martin pulled out his Smith & Wesson revolver and opened fire.
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Illinois factory gunman killed 5 victims after being fired

The gunman who killed five co-workers and wounded five police officers at an Illinois factory was a violent felon who had just been fired, and the plant manager and a young intern were among his victims, authorities said on Saturday.
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College intern on first day among Illinois factory shooting victims

Trevor Wehner was working his first day as a human resources intern at Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Illinois, when a worker who had just been fired killed him and four of his colleagues.
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Lee Radziwill, Jackie Kennedy Onassis' younger sister, dies at 85

Lee Radziwill, the younger sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis who was witness to history in the "Camelot" White House, married a prince and counted Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and Rudolf Nureyev as friends in a star-studded life, has died at the age of 85, according to U.S. media reports.
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Legal challenges to Trump emergency declaration face uphill battle

Democratic lawmakers, states and others mulling legal challenges to President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to obtain funds to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall face an uphill and probably losing battle in a showdown likely to be decided by the conservative-majority Supreme Court, legal experts said.
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Former U.S. Cardinal McCarrick defrocked for sex crimes

Former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been expelled from the Roman Catholic priesthood after he was found guilty of sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Vatican said on Saturday.
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Suspects in alleged attack on 'Empire' actor released

Suspects arrested in connection with an alleged racist and homophobic assault on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett in Chicago were released on Friday, police said.
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Trump declares emergency for border wall, House panel launches probe

President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without congressional approval, an action Democrats vowed to challenge as a violation of the U.S. Constitution.
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California, New York promise legal challenges to Trump's emergency dec

California and New York suggested on Friday they would take legal action against President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration aimed at freeing up billions of dollars in funds to build a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.
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