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...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Nebraska...south Dakota... Missouri River Near Greenwood Missouri River Near Verdel Missouri River At Niobrara Missouri River At Springfield ...Read More.
Effective: August 18, 2019 at 9:35amExpires: August 19, 2019 at 1:35pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Rep. Rashida Tlaib approved to visit Israel as ‘humanitarian,’ must follow restrictions

MicroStockHub/iStock(WASHINGTON) — One day after blocking two congresswomen from visiting Israel, Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., has been approved to make a visit to her grandmother in the Israeli-occupied West Bank — but only as a “humanitarian visit.” Israel had told Tlaib, as well as fellow Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., on Thursday they would not be …

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Wildfires feared out West as storms strike heartland

ABC News(NEW YORK) — More record highs were recorded out West on Thursday — San Francisco hit 94 and Palm Springs touched 119 — raising the risk of wildfires. Several brush fires and wildfires already are burning, from California to Colorado, where evacuations were ordered east of Denver as a fire spread. Seven states on …

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Wildfires feared out West as storms strike heartland

ABC News(NEW YORK) — More record highs were recorded out West on Thursday — San Francisco hit 94 and Palm Springs touched 119 — raising the risk of wildfires. Several brush fires and wildfires already are burning, from California to Colorado, where evacuations were ordered east of Denver as a fire spread. Seven states on …

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Wildfires feared out West as storms strike heartland

ABC News(NEW YORK) — More record highs were recorded out West on Thursday — San Francisco hit 94 and Palm Springs touched 119 — raising the risk of wildfires. Several brush fires and wildfires already are burning, from California to Colorado, where evacuations were ordered east of Denver as a fire spread. Seven states on …

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Walmart says it sells 20 percent of ammunition in US, defends gun sales after mass shootings

Andrei Stanescu/iStock(BENTONVILLE, Ark.) — Since 22 people were killed in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, earlier this month, and another shooting at a Mississippi Walmart in July left two people dead, the megastore — which estimates it sells one out of every 50 guns sold, and one out of every …

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Family of man who died after taco-eating contest at Fresno Grizzlies game left shocked

KFSN-TV(FRESNO, Calif.) — The family of the man who choked and died after competing in a taco-eating contest at a baseball game was left shocked that a night out at the ballpark turned into tragedy. “Who would think something like this would happen?” Mecca Hutchings, the sister of Dana Hutchings, told ABC Fresno affiliate KSFN-TV …

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Family of man who died after taco-eating contest at Fresno Grizzlies game left shocked

KFSN-TV(FRESNO, Calif.) — The family of the man who choked and died after competing in a taco-eating contest at a baseball game was left shocked that a night out at the ballpark turned into tragedy. “Who would think something like this would happen?” Mecca Hutchings, the sister of Dana Hutchings, told ABC Fresno affiliate KSFN-TV …

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Family of man who died after taco-eating contest at Fresno Grizzlies game left shocked

KFSN-TV(FRESNO, Calif.) — The family of the man who choked and died after competing in a taco-eating contest at a baseball game was left shocked that a night out at the ballpark turned into tragedy. “Who would think something like this would happen?” Mecca Hutchings, the sister of Dana Hutchings, told ABC Fresno affiliate KSFN-TV …

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Girl, 15, arrested for threatening California school shooting on Snapchat

stockcam/iStock(FRESNO, Calif.) — Police have arrested a 15-year-old girl in California after she allegedly posted a threat on Snapchat saying she was going to commit a shooting at her high school on Thursday. The Fresno Police Department said it received a call from the FBI at 5 a.m. on Thursday warning them about a post …

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Flood Warning issued August 15 at 8:53AM MDT until further notice by NWS

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Nebraska…South Dakota… Missouri River Near Greenwood Missouri River Near Verdel Missouri River At Niobrara Missouri River At Springfield

Jeffrey Epstein sustained a broken hyoid bone in apparent suicide, city official says

Rattankun Thongbun/iStock(NEW YORK) — Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, who sources say hanged himself in a New York City jail, sustained a broken hyoid bone, a city official with knowledge of the autopsy told ABC News. Epstein, who was found unresponsive Saturday morning in his cell at Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan, hanged himself with …

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Hog futures drop on supply concerns

At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, live cattle futures closed mixed on spread trade.  The markets were pressured from the sharply lower cash trade, but some support from the sharply higher wholesale values.  Feeder cattle futures continued their oversold bounce and were mostly higher on the surging beef values.  October live cattle closed $.02 higher at …

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Missouri farmer provides meat by subscription

A Missouri farmer is trying to make her mark in the meat box subscription business. Lucinda Cramsey coaxed a $400,000 investment on the television show Shark Tank to help expand the company she calls Moink. She tells Brownfield it’s a model that gets her in touch with end users. “Maybe we could provide some stability …

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Price outlook improving for SE Minnesota dairy

The price outlook is improving for a southeast Minnesota dairy farm. Barb Liebenstein and her husband milk about 400 cows about 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. “This year has just been a little bit better than last year. And of course with the new revised dairy protection program (Dairy Margin Coverage) I think …

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African swine fever prevention a daunting task

A veterinarian suggests the more he learns about African swine fever, the more daunting the task of keeping it out of the U.S. hog herd becomes. Dr. Scott Dee with Pipestone Veterinary Clinic in southwest Minnesota says his research on the survival of foreign animal diseases in livestock feed goes back to the PEDv outbreak …

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Hemp industry needs safety net

The president of the Minnesota Industrial Hemp Association says developing a safety net is critical to the long-term viability of hemp. Dave Ladd tells Brownfield he formed the association earlier this year because while there’s a lot of opportunity growing hemp, there are also many challenges. “You have to recreate a lot of things (like) …

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued August 15 at 5:16PM MDT until August 15 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 583 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN SOUTH DAKOTA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 9 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL SOUTH DAKOTA BEADLE BROOKINGS KINGSBURY LAKE MINER SANBORN

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued August 15 at 2:07PM MDT until August 15 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 583 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SD . SOUTH DAKOTA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE AURORA BEADLE BROOKINGS BROWN BRULE BUFFALO

What is an inverted yield curve? It’s a recession’s canary in a coal mine

shipov/iStock(NEW YORK) — The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its worst day of 2019 on Wednesday, and economists offered an obscure culprit: an inverted yield curve. What is it, and why did it spook investors? On Aug. 14, the yield on 10-year Treasury bonds briefly fell below that of two-year bonds. That inversion, last seen …

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued August 15 at 2:07PM MDT until August 15 at 8:00PM MDT by NWS

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 583 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SD . SOUTH DAKOTA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE AURORA BEADLE BROOKINGS BROWN BRULE BUFFALO