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Biden campaigns for Nevada Democrats at Las Vegas rally on Saturday

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke of working class struggles and said President Donald Trump is shredding American values as the Democrat rallied union members in Las Vegas to sup... More Info...

Access Las Vegas offered to new executives

Applications are being accepted for Access Las Vegas, a new program designed to give senior-level executives who are new to Southern Nevada access to the information they need to know about the commun... More Info...

In Nevada, Trump hit Elko, while Biden rallied in Las Vegas as both pa

Elko, Nev. • Campaigning on opposite sides of a pivotal Senate race, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden appealed to party loyalists in Nevada as early voting began Saturday in ... More Info...

With his experience, Steve Sisolak is perfectly positioned to lead Nev

We recognized that the engine of our economy, Las Vegas, needed to boost its health care system, so we created the UNLV Medical School. Welcome to the “new Nevada,” as it’s been called in ... More Info...

Mob Museum offers free admission to Nevada residents on Kefauver Day

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Mob Museum will offer free admission for Nevada residents to celebrate Kefauver Day on Nov. 15. Kefauver Day commemorates the Kefauver Committee hearing that took place in the M... More Info...

Trump signals opposition to nuclear waste site in Nevada despite his b

For years, Nevada lawmakers have blocked attempts to restart licensing at the repository, about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas, Nev., and presidential candidates traveling to this swing state have l... More Info...

Nevada’s solar industry on the rebound after major changes

‘A very tough time’ The Nevada Legislature has to have the right policies in place for clean energy to truly excel, said John Restrepo, principal of Las Vegas-based RCG Economics. “We lost a little gr... More Info...

Biden takes swipe at Trump in Nevada: 'It's all about Donald'

Biden traveled to Nevada to boost support for Democrats in the state ... Former President Barack Obama is set to appear in Las Vegas for an early vote rally Monday. Biden plans on being one of the mos... More Info...

Nevada National Guard shows off new search-and-rescue helicopters

As recently as this decade, a search-and-rescue mission aided by the Nevada National Guard would ... would wobble its way off the ground from the North Las Vegas Airport, eventually taking off ... More Info...

Energy choice is a $100 million question on Nevada ballot

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - You can't watch TV ... The $100 million in campaign donations, to date, make the battle over the future of Nevada's electricity market the most expensive in silver state history. Th... More Info...

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Good Harvest Weather Slow Export Sales Hold Down Grain Markets

Good Harvest Weather, Slow Export Sales Hold Down Grain Markets More Info...

Stress is a factor in most professions, but particularly for veterinar

Stress is a factor in most professions, but particularly for veterinarians and especially for those just beginning their careers. Here's what to look for, and what to do about it, as the profession responds. More Info...

Weekend Ag Update (Grains & Livestock 10.21.18)

What last week's trade means for this week's prices. More Info...

Veterinary students at the U.S. Animal Health Association annual meeti

Veterinary students at the U.S. Animal Health Association annual meeting are hearing a clear message: The profession needs young people, and those who enter the field have unlimited opportunities. More Info...

Rational Irrationality and Satter's Hierarchy of Food Needs

In HIERARCHY, DISAGREEMENT, AND FOOD POLITICS food economist Jayson Lusk discusses Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and a modification or application by Ellyn Satter. Satter conceptualizes a hierarchy of food needs. Basically the idea is that as society reaches more advanced levels of economic developmen [...] More Info...

Help with Plugged Combines

Tricks to un-stuff stuffed combines. More Info...

As we enter the fourth quarter of 2018, three economists say farmers

As we enter the fourth quarter of 2018, three economists say farmers should keep any eye on the following factors. More Info...

Managing Risk at the Bottom of the Cycle

Managing Risk at the Bottom of the Cycle More Info...

While the commodity markets have been in a downturn for nearly four ye

While the commodity markets have been in a downturn for nearly four years, tariffs could move money out of equities and into commodities. More Info...

Auction prices for calves were called steady to $5 lower by AMS, while

Auction prices for calves were called steady to $5 lower by AMS, while yearling cattle traded steady to $3 lower. More Info...

Corn and soybean prices both clawed their way higher to start the week

Corn and soybean prices both clawed their way higher to start the week. But, they lost steam and tumbled. For the week ending Oct. 19, corn prices were down about 7¢ and soybeans down about 11¢. More Info...

Mega Millions and Markets

There was a lot of buzz on Friday about the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries, with the pot for the latter reaching $1 billion. The odds of winning the Mega Millions lottery are 302 million to 1, defined by the number of ball combinations. The formula was tweaked a year ago to generate more smal [...] More Info...

Top Producer is proud to offer an event dedicated exclusively to women

Top Producer is proud to offer an event dedicated exclusively to women in agriculture. EWA features dynamic keynote speakers and educational breakout sessions, as well as unique networking opportunities. More Info...

The biggest concerns in the market value of land currently will depend

The biggest concerns in the market value of land currently will depend on the length of time tariffs are in place, suppressed crop prices and the State’s extremely high property tax policies. More Info...

For the fifth straight month a record for Cattle on Feed was eclipsed

For the fifth straight month a record for Cattle on Feed was eclipsed after an increase of 5.2% since Oct. 1, 2017. More Info...

Can a farm bill move through Congress right after the election?

Can a farm bill move through Congress right after the election? More Info...

The World Food Prize presented the inaugural “Inspiring the Next Gen

The World Food Prize presented the inaugural “Inspiring the Next Generation” award to Iowa State University Associate Dean David Acker. More Info...

Combining forces, the Select Sire Power, Inc. and Southeast Select Sir

Combining forces, the Select Sire Power, Inc. and Southeast Select Sires, Inc. will officially become one and renamed Premier Select Sires, Inc. effective Jan. 1, 2019. More Info...

A case of “classical” Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has l

A case of “classical” Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) has left a Scottish farmer devastated and could change the BSE risk status for Scotland, potentially impacting trade. More Info...

While the popularity of plant-based proteins is certainly growing, dat

While the popularity of plant-based proteins is certainly growing, data shows that consumers are still choosing traditional sources of protein such as meat, eggs and dairy as their primary source. More Info...

Farmers should start seeing payments this month for the USDA’s Agric

Farmers should start seeing payments this month for the USDA’s Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC), Price Loss Coverage (PLC) and Conservation Reserve (CRP) programs. More Info...

Construction of a large predatory animal sanctuary in Colorado has cau

Construction of a large predatory animal sanctuary in Colorado has caught the attention of cattlemen and local residents, sparking concern and questions about land use, property rights and public and livestock safety. More Info...

Farmers in Illinois are optimistic as they near the finish line for ha

Farmers in Illinois are optimistic as they near the finish line for harvest. Good weather and better yields keep spirits high as farmers trudge forward in the combines. More Info...

For National Pork Month, the Illinois Pork Producers developed four sh

For National Pork Month, the Illinois Pork Producers developed four short videos covering a different perspective about the industry we all enjoy. Click here to watch! More Info...

In this week's Drovers TV Report there is a case of brucellosis in Wyo

In this week's Drovers TV Report there is a case of brucellosis in Wyoming; proposed regulation changes for livestock haulers; and a Texas beef packer is facing financial troubles.  More Info...

To say Frank and Alison Howey have faced a tough growing season this y

To say Frank and Alison Howey have faced a tough growing season this year is a huge understatement. Their row crop operation experienced extremely dry conditions this summer—then Hurricane Florence stormed in. More Info...

Some 13 years later, tensions remain high over America’s beef checko

Some 13 years later, tensions remain high over America’s beef checkoff, with a new legal challenge that seeks to deliver a crippling blow to the state beef councils in 15 states. More Info...

Don't Expect to File by March 1

Many farmers try to file and pay their taxes by March 1. This is the year where that may not be a good idea. More Info...

Time to buy grains?

Is this pullback a buying opportunity? More Info...

The What, When, How and Who of Personality Assessments

The What, When, How and Who of Personality Assessments More Info...

Chinas GDP Figures Released

China's GDP Figures Released More Info...

The Story Behind Your Glass of Milk

The 2018 Kleckner Award recipient shares insights from her dairy farm in Mexico. More Info...

What challenges and opportunities will you discover in the years ahead

What challenges and opportunities will you discover in the years ahead? How can you best be prepared? More Info...

Forecast realistic costs and expenses to increase financial performanc

Forecast realistic costs and expenses to increase financial performance. More Info...

Farmland prices have declined by 4% in the past 12 months, according t

Farmland prices have declined by 4% in the past 12 months, according to Creighton University’s Rural Mainstreet Index (RMI) for October 2018. More Info...

Oregon regulators have fined Lost Valley Farm, the state’s second-la

Oregon regulators have fined Lost Valley Farm, the state’s second-largest dairy, $187,320 for 224 violations of its wastewater permit. More Info...

KKR's Calsonic buys Fiat Chrysler parts firm Magneti Marelli for $7.1

Japan's Calsonic Kansei, owned by U.S. private equity firm KKR, has agreed to buy Fiat Chrysler's Magneti Marelli for 6.2 billion euros ($7.1 billion) to form the seventh-largest independent car parts supplier.
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Black 'lynching' ad illustrates race overtones, anger in U.S. campaign

Many political ads in this year's U.S. elections pack an unusually harsh and personal punch - some with racial overtones.
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Exclusive: Sears chairman Lampert seeks partner for bankruptcy financi

Sears Holdings Corp Chairman Eddie Lampert is in discussions with at least one potential partner to contribute to a $300 million bankruptcy loan the U.S. retailer is seeking, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
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Hasbro's revenue misses estimates as Toys 'R' Us blow lingers

Toymaker Hasbro Inc reported a bigger-than-expected drop in quarterly revenue on Monday, as the bankruptcy of long-term customer Toys 'R' Us weighed on sales in the United States and Europe, sending its shares down 4.5 percent in early trading.
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Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not

Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate a "huge and grave mistake," but sought to shield its powerful crown prince from the widening crisis, saying Mohammed bin Salman had not been aware.
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Two Koreas, U.N. forces agree to remove weapons at border

North and South Korea and the U.N. Command agreed on Monday to withdraw firearms and guard posts in the demilitarized zone village of Panmunjom this week, Seoul's defense ministry said, the latest move in a fast-improving relationship.
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Truck makers rev up for rollout of electric big rigs

Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk put electric heavy commercial trucks on the map in November 2017 when he unveiled the company's futuristic, battery-powered Semi, booked hundreds of orders and said he would start delivering the vehicles by 2019.
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Italy relief, hopes for China stimulus buoy global stocks

European shares crept higher on Monday on relief over Italy's budget, tracking rallies in Asia markets after China promised to provide stimulus to stabilize its economy and offset the impact of U.S. tariffs.
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Germany urges other EU states to also stop arms exports to Saudi Arabi

Germany wants other European Union member states to follow its example in stopping arms exports to Saudi Arabia as long as uncertainty remains over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Monday.
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Indonesia calls for 'transparent and thorough' probe of Khashoggi kill

Indonesian President Joko Widodo called for a "transparent and thorough" investigation of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a meeting on Monday with Saudi Arabia's foreign minister, the foreign minister of the Asian nation said.
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U.S. lottery jackpots climb to $2.2 billion combined after no winners

For $2 a ticket, you have chance to be among the richest people in the world if you beat the longshot odds of 1 in 303 million to win the Mega Millions lottery jackpot of $1.6 billion Tuesday night.
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Black 'lynching' ad illustrates race overtones, anger in U.S. campaign

Many political ads in this year's U.S. elections pack an unusually harsh and personal punch - some with racial overtones.
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Medtronic co-founder Earl Bakken passes away

Medtronic Plc's co-founder Earl Bakken has passed away at the age of 94, the medical device maker said on Sunday.
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U.S. Mega Millions lottery hits record $1.6 billion after no winners o

The U.S. Mega Millions jackpot grew to $1.6 billion, a world record for a lottery, after Friday's drawing produced no winner of the grand prize, officials said.
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New York witches aim hex at Supreme Court's Brett Kavanaugh despite de

Melissa Madara was not surprised to receive death threats on Friday as her Brooklyn witchcraft store prepared to host a public hexing of newly confirmed U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh this weekend.
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Lioness kills father of her cubs at Indianapolis zoo

A lioness has killed the father of her three offspring, suffocating her mate by locking her jaws onto his neck at the Indianapolis Zoo in an attack not fully understood by zoo staff.
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Trump administration trying to define transgender out of existence: NY

The government of U.S. President Donald Trump is attempting to strip transgender people of official recognition by creating a narrow definition of gender as being only male or female and unchangeable once it is determined at birth, The New York Times reported on Sunday.
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Florida city official charged in store shooting caught on video

A Florida city commissioner has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder for shooting a man he suspected of trying to shoplift a hatchet from his military surplus store, officials said on Saturday.
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Remains of more than 60 babies, fetuses found stashed in Detroit funer

The remains of more than 60 infants and fetuses were found stashed in a Detroit funeral home, police said on Friday, calling the discovery "deeply disturbing."
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Trump says team working on tax cut for middle-income earners

U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration was studying a tax cut for middle-income earners that could be rolled out some time around the beginning of November, just before pivotal congressional elections.
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