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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: November 12, 2019 at 9:04amExpires: November 13, 2019 at 1:04pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova found raped and murdered

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Bulgarian authorities are investigating the rape and murder of a reporter in the northern city of Ruse. On Saturday, the body of 30-year-old Viktoria Marinova, a Bulgarian TV reporter, was found in a park. Mladen Marinov, Bulgaria’s interior minister, described the murder as “exceptionally brutal,” according to local news outlets. “Her death …

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Limo in New York crash that killed 20 had failed inspection and driver didn’t have appropriate license: Governor

iStock/Thinkstock(SCHOHARIE, N.Y.) — The limousine that was involved in a deadly crash in upstate New York failed an inspection by the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles last month, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Additionally, the driver of the limousine, who died in the crash along with 19 others, did not have the appropriate driver’s license …

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MMPA expands Constantine plant

The Michigan Milk Producers Association has announced a $24 million expansion project in Southwest Michigan. President Ken Nobis tells Brownfield since 2000, Michigan has almost doubled milk production and by 2007, their co-op saw the need for more processing in the state.  “Nobody expected production to increase at the rate that it did for as long …

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IRFA’s Monte Shaw discusses the anticipated E15 announcement

The executive director of the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association, Monte Shaw, shares his thoughts on the anticipated announcement of a year-round E15 waiver by President Trump. AUDIO: Monte Shaw Continue reading IRFA’s Monte Shaw discusses the anticipated E15 announcement at Brownfield Ag News.      

Governor says limo in crash that killed 20 had failed inspection and driver didn’t have appropriate license

iStock/Thinkstock(SCHOHARIE, N.Y.) — The limousine that was involved in a deadly crash in upstate New York failed an inspection by the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles last month, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Additionally, the driver of the limousine, whose name has not been released and who died in the crash along with 19 others, …

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Hurricane Michael takes aim at Florida coast, could be ‘extremely dangerous’ Category 3 at landfall

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The tropical storm that is headed toward Florida has been officially upgraded to Hurricane Michael after strengthening overnight. The National Hurricane Center announced the upgrade at 11 a.m. Monday, forecasting that the storm will become a Category 3 hurricane when it makes landfall Wednesday afternoon. Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state …

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Hurricane Michael takes aim at Florida coast, could be ‘extremely dangerous’ Category 3 at landfall

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The tropical storm that is headed toward Florida has been officially upgraded to Hurricane Michael after strengthening overnight. The National Hurricane Center announced the upgrade at 11 a.m. Monday, forecasting that the storm will become a Category 3 hurricane when it makes landfall Wednesday afternoon. Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state …

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Fall vs. Spring Burndown – is there an advantage?

What is more effective – fall or spring burndown? An agronomist says there are benefits to both. It just depends on the goal. In this Managing for Profit, Beck’s Hybrids agronomist Joe Bolte compares the options and the benefits growers can see from either a fall or spring burndown. Or by utilizing both. Continue reading …

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Four people walk away unscathed after three-vehicle crash in Arizona

Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office(PRESCOTT, Ariz.) — Four people miraculously survived a three-vehicle car crash near an Arizona middle school that ended with two cars precariously stacked on top of each other. On Sunday evening, firefighters responded to reports of a three-vehicle accident on Williamson Valley Road near the entrance to Granite Mountain Middle School, according …

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Vatican cardinal defends Pope Francis against allegations that he covered up sexual misconduct accusations

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(VATICAN CITY) — The prelate of the congregation of bishops at the Vatican has written a letter denying accusations that Pope Francis and his predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, were aware of sexual misconduct accusations against a prominent American cardinal. Cardinal Mark Ouellet wrote in response to former Vatican ambassador to the U.S., Carlo …

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Israeli PM’s wife goes on trial for fraud

Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images(JERUSALEM, Israel) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife Sara’s trail for alleged fraug and breach of trust has begun. Sara Netanyahu appeared before the Jerusalem Magistrates Court on Sunday. She’s been charged for allegedly overspending roughly $100,000 on private meals at the prime minister’s official residence, even when there was a full-time chef …

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Mayors of San Francisco, Osaka battle over ‘comfort women’ statue and ‘sister city’ relationship

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — The mayors of San Francisco and Osaka are battling over whether to maintain their “sister city” relationship after a fallout over a “comfort women” statue. Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura of Osaka, Japan, sent a letter to Mayor London Breed this week that told her of his intention to end formal ties …

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Newlyweds, young couple among 20 killed in New York limousine crash, families say

iStock/Thinkstock(SCHOHARIE, N.Y.) — Two newlyweds and a young upstate New York couple were among the victims of a deadly limousine crash over the weekend, according to their families. Newlyweds Erin Vertucci, 34, and Shane McGowan, 30, were among the 20 people killed near Albany on Saturday, their family said, in what officials said is the …

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UN climate report warns of ‘irreversible’ damage by 2030 if there are not ‘far-reaching’ changes in society

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Scientists with the United Nations issued an alarming report on Monday, warning that global temperatures could reach an irreversible tipping point as soon as 2030. The U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a landmark report on Monday that laid out the potential effects of rising global temperatures on both the environment …

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New United Nations report details looming climate crisis

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Scientists with the United Nations issued an alarming report on Monday, warning that global temperatures could reach an irreversible tipping point as soon as 2030. The U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a landmark report on Monday that laid out the potential effects of rising global temperatures on both the environment …

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Tropical Storm Michael nears hurricane strength, state of emergency declared in Florida

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Michael has strengthened overnight and is nearing hurricane-force winds on Monday morning as it sets its sights on the Florida Panhandle. Florida Gov. Rick Scott already declared a state of emergency in 26 counties in the northern part of the state on Sunday. The Federal Emergency Management Agency mobilized resources …

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SpaceX launch lights up night sky in Southern California

SpaceX Twitter(SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif.) — SpaceX lit up the night sky in Southern California on Sunday, and sent gawkers from across the region craning their necks to the sight. Officially, the rocket company owned by Elon Musk was launching its Falcon 9 rocket into space to deliver SAOCOM 1A, an Argentine satellite, into orbit. …

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Foreign language app marks Columbus Day by adding indigenous Navajo, Hawaiian languages

Duolingo.com(NEW YORK) — A foreign language app with more than 300 million users is marking Columbus Day, which is alternatively recognized as Indigenous Peoples Day, by launching classes in two native languages. The Duolingo app, which is free, has started offering classes in olelo Hawaii (Hawaiian) and Diné (Navajo) after years of campaigning by employees …

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20 people killed in ‘horrific’ limousine crash in upstate New York, authorities say

WTEN(SCHOHARIE, N.Y.) — Twenty people were killed in a “horrific” limousine crash in upstate New York in what investigators are calling one of the “most deadly” transportation accidents in years. Eighteen of the victims were in a 2001 Ford Excursion limousine, which crashed into a parked 2015 Toyota Highlander in a parking lot in Schoharie, …

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