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Iowa Egg Farms Settle Suit Over Salmonella Recalls

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:39 PM

The government has estimated that up to 62,000 people were sickened in the outbreak. Full Story

Obama: Immigration Debate Will Slip Into The Fall

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:25 PM

The president said the lack of consensus among House Republicans will stretch the immigration debate past August, his original deadline for a long-elusive overhaul of the nation's fractured laws. Full Story

Swift Approval Sought For Midwest Oil Pipeline

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:15 PM

Unlike the Keystone project, which crosses an international border and requires State Department approval, the proposed pipeline has attracted little public attention Full Story

Cow Falls Through Roof Killing Man

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:15 PM

According to one police officer the one-ton cow fell through the asbestos roof killing the man. Full Story

South Dakota's Corn Palace renovations get city OK

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:02 PM

A quirky eastern South Dakota landmark dedicated to all things corn is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation, including new lit domes resembling ears of corn, in an effort to draw in more maize-curious visitors. Full Story

Texas horse breeders take clone battle to court

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:00 PM

The nation's pre-eminent quarter horse association, trying hard to safeguard a prestigious registry that adds financial value to listed animals, faced off in court Wednesday against two breeders who claim the organization is wrongly excluding... Full Story

Struggling northern SD beef plant delays paychecks

posted on July 19, 2013 at 5:57 PM

The Northern Beef Packers plant in the northern South Dakota city of Aberdeen is delaying worker paychecks because of financial woes. Full Story

Quebec Oil Train Derailment Sparks Criminal Probe

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:13 AM

LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — Quebec police are pursuing a painstaking, wide-ranging criminal investigation of the inferno ignited by the derailment of a runaway oil train that killed at least 15 people and left dozens missing in the burned-out... Full Story

Farmers Worry About Fate Of Immigration Bills

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:10 AM

ATWOOD, Mich. (AP) — For northern Michigan fruit grower Pat McGuire, the most potent symbol of the immigration debate isn't grainy television footage showing people slipping furtively across the U.S.-Mexican border. Instead, it's plump red... Full Story

Quebec Explosion Highlights Risk Of Oil Transport

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:08 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The explosion of a runaway oil train in Canada highlights the risks that come from transporting oil, no matter the method. Spills from rail cars occur more frequently than from pipelines, but tend to be smaller. The Quebec... Full Story

Fervent Foes Devote Their Lives To Fracking Fight

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:06 AM

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Big energy companies have been trying for five years to tap the riches of the Marcellus Shale in southern New York, promising thousands of new jobs, economic salvation for a depressed region, and a cheap, abundant,... Full Story

Crews Battling Largest Nevada Fires Near Vegas, Reno

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:04 AM

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Fire crews worked Tuesday to stop two large Nevada wildfires advancing through rugged mountain areas, including one billowing smoke visible from downtown Las Vegas and another southwest of Reno. Fifty firefighters were... Full Story

Meat Groups Sue USDA Over Meat Labeling Rule

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:02 AM

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Requiring meat labels to have more details about a product's origins is too costly and serves no public health or safety benefit, industry groups said Tuesday in announcing a lawsuit against U.S. Department of... Full Story

Temporary Jobs Becoming A Permanent Fixture In US

posted on July 12, 2013 at 11:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring is exploding in the one corner of the U.S. economy where few want to be hired: Temporary work. From Wal-Mart to General Motors to PepsiCo, companies are increasingly turning to temps and to a much larger universe of... Full Story

Sacramento's Farm-to-fork Food Bank Changes Lives

posted on July 12, 2013 at 10:59 AM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Food Bank once was one of those standard food distribution centers where bags of processed foods, carbohydrate-laden government commodities and day-old breads and sweets were bagged and handed to... Full Story

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