Iowa Public Television

 

Market to Market December 28, 2007 (#3317)


In the News

  • China Reports Energy Plans
    (Dec 28, 2007) The Associated Press BEIJING: China promised Wednesday to develop renewable energy for its fast-growing economy but warned that coal consumption will grow dramatically and avoided embracing binding limits on its greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Federal Judge Mulls Closing California Migrant Camp
    (Dec 28, 2007) Associated Press THERMAL, Calif A federal judge ventured from his chambers and into the dusty streets of a migrant housing encampment Thursday as he debated whether to grant a government motion to order drastic repairs or shut the place down.
  • SC Monks Say They'll Stop Egg Farming Due to PETA Claims
    (Dec 28, 2007) MONCKS CORNER, S.C.: A monastery will halt its egg farming business after claims by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals that the trappist monks mistreated hens.
  • Democrats Say Spending Bill Will Protect Salmon
    (Dec 28, 2007) Senate Democrats are proclaiming victory after they thwarted Idaho Sen Larry Craig's bid to use a federal spending bill to dictate water flow for Northwest salmon.