Agriculture

Millennials are reportedly revolting against 30-pound turkeys - and it could be changing Thanksgiving dinner

Millennials are reportedly revolting against 30-pound turkeys - and it could be changing Thanksgiving dinner

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Millennials apparently want smaller turkeys for Thanksgiving dinner, and it's driving down demand for larger birds, Bloomberg reported on Thursday. Industry experts say this is...
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Report points to 'difficult and worrying' 2019 for U.S. agriculture

3 hours ago   |   Politico

Market volatility caused by President Donald Trump's trade disputes, extreme weather and the potential spread of African Swine Fever could threaten the stability of global food...
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Nelson intervenes in GOP ag commissioner candidate challenge to block Scott

3 hours ago   |   Politico

TALLAHASSEE - The campaign of Sen. Bill Nelson says it is intervening in a vote-counting lawsuit filed by the Republican candidate for agriculture commissioner to block Gov...
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The sexist racism of Mississippi's governor calling abortion ‘Black genocide'

The sexist racism of Mississippi's governor calling abortion ‘Black genocide'

5 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant recently defended Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith for joking about “public hanging” - in a state with one of the highest numbers of public lynchings - by...
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Soybean, sunflower, corn harvests progress in North Dakota

7 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

North Dakota's soybean harvest is close to wrapping up, and the corn and sunflower harvests both have reached about two-thirds done. The federal Agriculture Department in its...
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Late-season crop harvests progress in South Dakota

7 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

South Dakota's soybean harvest is nearly wrapped up, and the corn and sorghum harvests have reached about three-fourths complete. The federal Agriculture Department in its...
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With Thanksgiving Turkey Cooking a Week Away, CDC Continues Warnings About Turkey-Linked Salmonella Outbreak

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

With Thanksgiving a week away, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to warn consumers about an ongoing outbreak of salmonella across 35 states that is...
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The Latest: Trump could return to Mississippi for senator

19 hours ago   |   National Post

JACKSON, Miss. - The Latest on a U.S. Senate special election runoff in Mississippi : 6:20 p.m. President Donald Trump might return to Mississippi to campaign for a Republican...
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With Thanksgiving Turkey Cooking a Week Away, CDC Continues Warnings About Turkey-Linked Salmonella Outbreak

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

With Thanksgiving a week away, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continues to warn consumers about an ongoing outbreak of salmonella across 35 states that is...
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As Trump Threatens Car Tariffs, Europe Prepares to Strike Back

21 hours ago   |   NY Times

Europe and the United States are trying to agree to formal trade talks but the E.U. is already preparing to hit back if Mr. Trump moves ahead with car tariffs.
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Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that...

Reports: Homeless man, couple made up story for GoFundMe campaign that raised $400,000

Reports indicate all three will face criminal charges of conspiracy and theft by deception related to the GoFundMe campaign. Read more ...

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

An audience member said a man interrupted a performance of "Fiddler on the Roof" in Baltimore with a pro-Nazi and pro-Trump salute. Read more ...

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

‘Hee Haw' and country music star Roy Clark dead 85

Clark died Thursday of pneumonia complications at his home in Tulsa, OK. Read more ...

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

Disney World bans man who flashed 'Trump 2020' banner on Splash Mountain

A man who displayed signs supporting Donald Trump is permanently not permitted at all Walt Disney World properties for violating the rules. Read more ...

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

Indiana woman pleads not guilty in students' bus stop deaths

A northern Indiana woman has entered a preliminary not guilty plea to charges that she struck and killed three children crossing a highway to board a school bus. Read more ...

Former Cowboys LB Jeff Rohrer comes out as gay, set to marry partner

Former Cowboys LB Jeff Rohrer comes out as gay, set to marry partner

Rohrer will be the first known current or former NFL player to be in a same-sex marriage. Read more ...

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

If confirmed, Lana Marks would bring no prior diplomatic experience to her role as the U.S. ambassador to South Africa. Read more ...

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

HOUSTON - Draymond Green isn't apologizing for his part in a dustup with Kevin Durant that led to a one-game suspension by the Golden State Warriors. Read more ...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5...

Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

Saudi officials on Thursday claimed that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was innocent in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and said it requested the death penalty of five people... Read more ...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol...

The government wants to crack down on candy-flavored e-cigs and menthol cigarettes in a huge move against tobacco products

America's food and drug regulator is proposing to crack down on the sale of flavored e-cigs like the Juul at convenience stores and gas stations, citing their skyrocketing... Read more ...