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...the Flood Warning Is Cancelled For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Willow Creek Near Crooks ...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota...iowa... Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon ...Read More.
Effective: March 21, 2019 at 8:43pmExpires: March 23, 2019 at 12:42amTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Is Cancelled For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Willow Creek Near Crooks ...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota...iowa... Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon ...Read More.
Effective: March 21, 2019 at 8:43pmExpires: March 29, 2019 at 12:00pmTarget Area: Davison

Mom of teen allegedly killed by MS-13 fatally struck by SUV at daughter’s memorial

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A Long Island mother whose teenage daughter was allegedly killed by MS-13 gang members died after she was hit by a vehicle just before a memorial for her daughter. Evelyn Rodriguez was struck by an SUV about 4:10 p.m. Friday on Ray Court Street near Stahley Street in Brentwood, where …

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Florence’s dangerous ‘flooding is only going to get worse,’ officials warn

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Image (WILMINGTON, N.C.) — Florence’s dangerous flooding “is only going to get worse,” North Carolina’s director of emergency management warned Saturday as massive amounts of rain devastate the state. “We have never seen flash flooding like this in our state,” state Transportation Secretary Jim Trogdon added at a press conference Saturday afternoon. Trogdon …

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Arrest warrant issued for white man seen on video flashing gun at black college students

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) —  Police have issued an arrest warrant for a white man who flashed a gun when he tried to stop a group of four black college students from entering an apartment complex earlier this month. Police in Tallahassee, Florida, issued the warrant Friday for the arrest of Donald Crandall, Jr. for alleged violation …

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A mother, baby among those who have died from Florence

NOAA/Getty Images (WILMINGTON, N.C.) —  The total extent of devastation from Florence, which has turned from a hurricane into a tropical storm, remains unknown as rain and flooding continue to wreak havoc in the Carolinas. There have been at least 11 storm-related deaths since Florence, then a Category-1 hurricane, made landfall Friday morning. Their identities …

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2018 World’s Strongest Storm: Typhoon Mangkhut barrels through Philippines toward China

Jes Aznar/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The strongest storm on Earth in 2018 barreled through the northern Philippines before dawn on Saturday, bringing with it ferocious winds and torrential rain. Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, made landfall in Cagayan province on northeast Luzon island at 1:40 a.m. local time, according to the country’s weather agency, …

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Florence’s dangerous ‘flooding is only going to get worse,’ officials warn

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Image(WILMINGTON, N.C.) — Florence’s dangerous flooding “is only going to get worse,” North Carolina’s director of emergency management warned Saturday as massive amounts of rain devastate the state. “We have never seen flash flooding like this in our state,” state Transportation Secretary Jim Trogdon added at a press conference Saturday afternoon. Trogdon said …

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Man dies after apparent shark bite on Cape Cod: Police

iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) — A man has died after he “was bitten by what is believed to be a shark” in the waters of a Cape Cod beach Saturday, the Wellfleet Police Department said. The incident happened about noon when the man was swimming at Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, police said. He was pulled from …

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Hurricane Florence victims offered help by businesses, from breweries to Tesla

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Businesses from Tesla to Pepsi to breweries both large and small have stepped in to offer help to victims of Hurricane Florence. Anheuser-Busch is sending more than 300,000 cans of drinking water in six truckloads to North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia from its brewery in Cartersville, Georgia, the company said in …

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Gun stores present a target for looters in hurricanes, authorities warn

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW BERN, N.C.) — As Hurricane Florence clobbers the Carolinas, millions of residents have evacuated, leaving thousands of homes and businesses empty, including an especially attractive target for looters: gun stores. The Carolinas are home to more than 3,300 federally licensed firearms dealers, but with law enforcement stretched thin during the storm and its aftermath, …

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A mother, baby among those who have died from Florence

NOAA/Getty Images(WILMINGTON, N.C.) — The total extent of devastation from Florence, which has turned from a hurricane into a tropical storm, remains unknown as rain and flooding continue to wreak havoc in the Carolinas. But there have been seven storm-related deaths since Florence, then a Category 1 hurricane, made landfall Friday morning. Identities of the …

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Seven dead in North Carolina after Florence, with floodwaters still rising

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW BERN, N.C.) — As North Carolina residents navigated rising floodwaters that in some places could double the 20 inches that have fallen so far, neighboring South Carolina was bracing overnight for the brutal wallop of widespread flash flooding, whipping wind and relentless rainfall that crept across the border into the eastern half of the …

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NC governor urges residents not to go home just yet: Florence still ‘a dangerous situation’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WILMINGTON, N.C.) — As North Carolina continued to reel in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence making landfall, Gov. Roy Cooper said first responders were working hard to evacuate people near rivers. “This storm is slowly and painfully grinding across our state. Our main worry is water and flooding. With every inch of rain, …

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Teen charged with murder smiled, laughed after stabbing victim to death: Reports

iStock/Thinkstock(DETROIT) — A 17-year-old girl was smiling and laughing after she allegedly stabbed a classmate to death at a Michigan high school, prosecutors said in court Friday, according to ABC Detroit affiliate WXYZ-TV. Tanaya Lewis was charged with one count of first-degree murder in the stabbing that killed a 16-year-old girl, Macomb County Prosecutor’s Office …

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Late-season warmth across much of the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, warm, dry weather is ideal for corn and soybean maturation and early-season harvest efforts. On September 9, Missouri led the Midwest with 12% of its corn harvested. On the Plains, very warm, dry weather is hastening summer crop maturation and promoting harvest activities and winter wheat planting. On September 9, Colorado …

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Why are some foods fortified with nutrients? 

Why are some foods fortified with nutrients? The fortification process in the U.S. began in the 1940’s as a way to correct nutritional deficiencies. Food Fortification Initiative Continue reading Why are some foods fortified with nutrients?  at Brownfield Ag News.      

Favorable early-harvest weather for some

  “Florence” will continue to slowly drift along the North and South Carolina border. Severe coastal impacts, such as storm surge, battering waves, beach erosion, and wind damage will slowly diminish, but a major threat of catastrophic freshwater flooding will persist for many days and expand from coastal areas into the central and southern Appalachians. …

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Doggett named CEO of NCGA

Jon Doggett has been named CEO of the National Corn Growers Association. Doggett has served in the capacity of NCGA interim CEO since August 1st and as NCGA executive vice president since late 2014. Prior to that, he served as NCGA’s vice president of public policy. Continue reading Doggett named CEO of NCGA at Brownfield …

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Cattle futures higher on cash optimism

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, cattle futures closed sharply higher on short covering and optimism that once cash business happened, it would be at higher levels.  At the end of the day Friday, buyers and feedlot managers were still in a standoff.  October live cattle closed $3.00 higher at $113.80 and December live cattle closed …

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At least 5 dead, including mom and infant, as Florence pounds Carolina coast

ABC News(NEW BERN, N.C.) — Hurricane Florence pummeled North Carolina, making landfall Friday morning with storm surges and wind gusts before contributing to at least five deaths. Authorities have confirmed those storm-related deaths, including a mother and her infant child who died after a tree fell on their home in New Hanover County, where the …

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Hurricane Florence victims offered help by businesses, from breweries to Tesla

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — U.S. businesses ranging from Tesla to Amazon to breweries both large and small have stepped in to offer help to victims of Hurricane Florence. Anheuser-Busch is sending more than 300,000 cans of drinking water in six truckloads to North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia from its brewery in Cartersville, Georgia, the company …

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