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Ecuador's government has lifted a state of emergency amid an Indigenous-led strike

Ecuador's government has lifted a state of emergency amid an Indigenous-led strike

1 hour ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

Ecuador's largest Indigenous organization began a strike two weeks ago to demand gasoline prices be cut, price controls be imposed on agricultural products and a larger budget...
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New technology saving water and the environment, could make difference in farm profitability

1 day ago   |   ABC

The amount of water you can save at home is a drop in the bucket in the grand scheme of things, but agricultural users are responsible for an estimated 50% of total water used...
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G7 denies sanctions are causing global food crisis

G7 denies sanctions are causing global food crisis

1 day ago   |   RT

The group says Russian agricultural exports are exempted The foreign ministers of the G7, along with the high representative of the European Union, have accused Russia of...
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Russia's Vladimir Putin defends global food crisis stance

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Russian leader accuses Western countries of 'destabilising global agricultural production'.
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Dozens of Lovable Sausage Dogs Rescued From Cruel Puppy Farm

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

Cops in Argentina rescued dozens of mistreated dachshunds kept crowded together at an illegal puppy farm.
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Ezra Miller housing 3 kids, their mom at gun-filled Vermont farm: report

Ezra Miller housing 3 kids, their mom at gun-filled Vermont farm: report

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Rolling Stone spoke with the children's father, who is worried for their safety and claimed there are unattended firearms lying around Miller's 96-acre property.
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Bruton Smith, founder of company that owns New Hampshire Motor Speedway, dies at 95

Bruton Smith, founder of company that owns New Hampshire Motor Speedway, dies at 95

2 days ago   |   WMUR

O. Bruton Smith, who emerged from North Carolina farm country and parlayed his love of motorsports into a Hall of Fame career as one of the biggest track owners and most...
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Bill Gates' land purchase triggers probe

Bill Gates' land purchase triggers probe

3 days ago   |   RT

Trusts and corporations can't own ranches or farmland in North Dakota, state authorities say North Dakota's attorney general has sent a letter to Red River Trust, an outfit...
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Wake County looks to launch new farmland preservation program to prevent developers from scooping up family farms

Wake County looks to launch new farmland preservation program to prevent developers from scooping up family farms

3 days ago   |   WRAL

Wake County is rolling out a new program to save its farmland from future development.
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Kansas City farm that gives back to community hit by thieves

Kansas City farm that gives back to community hit by thieves

3 days ago   |   KMBC

Thousand of dollars in equipment were stolen over the weekend
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Survivors recount Mali's deadliest attack since coup

Survivors recount Mali's deadliest attack since coup

BAMAKO, Mali - Moussa Tolofidie didn't think twice when nearly 100 jihadis on motorbikes gathered in his village in central Mali last week. A peace agreement signed last year... Read more ...

The U.S. and Britain will ban imports of gold from Russia

President Biden announced the decision before the start of a G7 summit meeting in Germany. Read more ...

Biden: Group of Seven nations to announce ban on Russian gold imports in...

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As summit host, Spain urges NATO to watch its southern flank

Russia's invasion of Ukraine is certain to dominate an upcoming NATO summit in Madrid Read more ...

After Roe v Wade, they will come for me - and for you

But we cannot let them. We must fight to protect the rights and the lives of one another and to shield the vulnerable. Read more ...

G7 summit kicks off in Germany

G7 summit kicks off in Germany

The leaders of the Group of Seven nations will discuss their response to the Russia-Ukraine conflict and energy crisis The Group of Seven leaders are meeting in Germany for a... Read more ...

Gerrit Cole's strong outing wasted in Yankees' no-no loss

Gerrit Cole's strong outing wasted in Yankees' no-no loss

This wasn't what Gerrit Cole had in mind earlier in the week when he laughed at how being on the mound for a no-hitter has eluded him. Read more ...

A jury awarded $21M to the family of a pregnant teen shot and killed by police

Undercover Fremont police shot and killed Elena Mondragon in Northern California in March 2017. She was a passenger in a car at the time, according to a complaint filed by the... Read more ...

Man arrested for attempted murder of LAPD officers amid Roe v. Wade protests

Man arrested for attempted murder of LAPD officers amid Roe v. Wade protests

The mayhem unfolded around 8:20 p.m. in Downtown Los Angeles, the LAPD said. Read more ...

4 wounded, including 8-year-old, in Brooklyn scooter shooting

4 wounded, including 8-year-old, in Brooklyn scooter shooting

Four people were wounded - including an 8-year-old boy - in a scooter shooting in Brooklyn on Saturday night, police said. Read more ...