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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Royals Add Outfielder

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The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline.

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Iowa Democrat Debates Entering Race for Governor

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A Democrat who’s had his name on the Iowa’s statewide, General Election ballot eight times is still mulling the idea of running for governor in 2014……

Stethoscope Medical

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Cyclospora Outbreaks

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State officials say prepackaged salad mix caused the outbreak of cyclospora that has sickened 78 Nebraskans since mid-June……

Money Dollars

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Senator Johanns Rejects Spending Plan

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Senator Johanns takes to the floor of the United States Senate to object to the spending plan….

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

R CALF To Join In Defense Of Country Of Origin Labeling In Court Case

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Another Agricultural group is joining in the fight to defend Country of Origin Labeling against 9 U.S. and Canadian meat…

CornPlant

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Iowa Cellulosic Ethanol Plant Shows RFS Is Working

In Agriculture

The ethanol industry has been under attack in Congress with legislation introduced in both chambers to repeal the Renewable Fuel…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

South Dakota Group Raising Funds For SDSU Cow Calf Unit

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A group of South Dakota cattle producers, SDSU foundation representatives and SDSU Extension officials are kicking off a major fund…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Minnesota Milk President Asks House To Pass Immigration Bill

In Agriculture

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says there is a need for comprehensive immigration reform and that lack of action will be…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

All Star Logo Unveiled

In Sports

The logo for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is out.

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Twins Seek Bounce Back

In Sports

The Twins resume their three-game series with the Royals tonight at Target Field.

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President Taking Immigration Action

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President Obama is expected to announce soon a number of changes to immigration policy. The President has been frustrated by…

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Survey: Americans’ pessimism on economy has grown

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Despite many signs of economic recovery, Americans are more worried than they were right after the Great Recession.

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U.S. economy grew at brisk 4.2 percent in second quarter

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After a bleak start to the year, the economy rebounded vigorously in the April-June quarter.

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Tyson Required to Divest to Buy Hillshire

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Wednesday the U.S. Justice Department announced it will require Tyson Foods to divest Heinold Hog Markets in order to proceed…

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EPA Reaction to Waters of U.S. Maps

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The House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology released maps yesterday of waters and wetlands EPA is proposing to regulate…