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...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Nebraska...south Dakota... Missouri River Near Greenwood Missouri River At Niobrara Missouri River At Springfield James River At Huron ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:05amExpires: January 27, 2020 at 3:05pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Agronomist: don’t rush to change planting intentions

DEKALB Asgrow Agronomist Jason Harmon says although many farmers are facing planting delays, they shouldn’t be in a rush to change planting intentions. “I think you need to pencil out what you can do on your farm to maximize your acres, but I think corn is still a really good product,” he says. He tells …

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Reports: No deal, but they’re still talking

No deal was announced, but it appears they’re still talking. That’s how various media outlets described today’s talks between U.S. and Chinese trade officials. Those discussions wrapped up around midday today. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin described the discussions as “constructive”. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He told reporters the talks went “fairly well.” Bloomberg reports the U.S. …

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Suicidal woman tries to open plane door mid-flight: Source

iStock/Jetlinerimages(NEW YORK) — A suicidal woman tried to open the door of a Delta Airlines flight Friday afternoon, but the plane managed to land safely, a law enforcement source said. According to the source, the woman made comments about wanting to take her life aboard Delta Airlines flight 5935, from Raleigh-Durham to LaGuardia Airport in …

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Seized N. Korea ship accused of violating US sanctions could be auctioned, used in Navy SEAL training

US Attorney’s office for the Southern District of New York(NEW YORK) — The North Korean bulk cargo carrier formally seized by the United States this week could become an auction item or a training boat for Navy SEALS. The Wise Honest, North Korea’s second-largest cargo vessel, is on its way to American Samoa after federal …

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Teachers, principal on administrative leave after photo of teachers posing with noose surfaces

Obtained by ABC News(LOS ANGELES) —  Parents are calling for harsher punishments for four California teachers and a principal who were placed on administrative leave after a photo circulated showing the teachers posing with a noose. The Palmdale School District was notified on May 8 that “an incident involving the discovery of a noose and …

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Inside the ‘To Live and Die in LA’ investigation into Adea Shabani’s disappearance and death

ABC News(LOS ANGELES) —  Adea Shabani was a beautiful and hopeful young actress with dreams of making it in Hollywood. She was 25 when she went missing on Feb. 23, 2018. The story of her disappearance is now at the center of blockbuster true crime podcast — “To Live and Die in LA” — that …

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Tomato prices could spike as US and Mexico growers’ relationship spoils

iStock/travenian(WASHINGTON) — Whether it’s in pasta or as a favorite sandwich topper, tomato prices could spike as the after the U.S. Commerce Department announced this week the termination of a long-standing agreement between U.S. and Mexico growers. The U.S. is withdrawing from the agreement as it investigates claims that Mexican tomatoes are being sold well …

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Giuliani plots trip to Ukraine in effort to hurt Biden, help Trump

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, is on a new mission now that he has finished jousting with the special counsel: stopping former Vice President Joe Biden from becoming the 2020 Democratic nominee. “Explain to me why Biden shouldn’t be investigated,” Giuliani said Friday in a tweet that went on …

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Explosion at Virginia gas station sends at least four to hospital

B&M Noskowski/iStock(BUENA VISTA, Va.) — At least four adults have been transported to the hospital following an explosion at a gas station in Buena Vista, Va., according to Virginia State Police.This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

Anonymous caller warned Colorado school of ‘repeat of Columbine’ 5 months before shooting

Chet Strange for The Washington Post via Getty Images(DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo.) — In the wake of a deadly shooting at a Colorado school this week, ABC News has obtained a letter in which a school official detailed a warning called in to the school board in December, describing a troubled school and concerns of a …

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US deporting more and more people to Eritrea — a country it says tortures and kills its citizens

NatanaelGinting/iStock(WASHINGTON) — As the U.S. remains locked in a debate over asylum seekers from Central America, lawyers and advocacy groups say they are seeing an alarming uptick in deportations to the African nation of Eritrea — a country that President Donald Trump’s government acknowledges arbitrarily imprisons and tortures its own citizens. The plight of Eritrean …

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US increases tariffs as China vows ‘countermeasures’

lucky-photographer/iStock(WASHINGTON) — On the same morning that the U.S. more than doubled the rate of tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, President Trump took to Twitter to declare that trade negotiations with China are progressing in a “very congenial manner” and falsely assert that the tariffs are going “directly to the Treasury of …

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Rihanna becomes first woman to launch fashion brand at LVMH

Mark Ganzon/Getty Images for Fenty Beauty(NEW YORK) —  Rihanna disrupted the beauty industry in 2017 with the launch of her groundbreaking cosmetics line. Now, she has a major deal with LVMH for a “Fenty” fashion line. On Friday, the multi-hyphenate star and businesswoman posted a series of photos on Instagram of the fashion line’s logo …

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Suspected kidnapping of 7-month-old girl was a hoax, mom arrested: Police

Henderson County Sheriffs Office(ASHEVILLE, N.C.) — A 35-year-old North Carolina mother has been charged with attempted first-degree murder of her 7-month-old daughter. Asheville police in North Carolina received a 911 call Thursday saying Krista Noelle Madden and her baby, Shaylie, had been kidnapped. The call did not come from Madden, police said at a press …

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Flood Warning issued May 10 at 9:14AM MDT until further notice by NWS

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota…Iowa…Nebraska… Vermillion River Near Davis Vermillion River Near Wakonda Big Sioux River At Sioux Falls North Cliff Little Sioux River near Milford

Trump says government will help farmers; analyst responds

President Trump, in a series of tweets this morning, indicated he is prepared to provide more assistance to farmers if a trade agreement with China does not materialize. Trump’s tweet said, “we will buy agricultural products from our Great Farmers, in larger amounts than China ever did, and ship it to poor & starving countries …

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McDonald’s sees value in Soil Health Partnership sustainability work

McDonald’s customers increasingly expect the restaurant chain to share their values. “We have a responsibility in society,” says Townsend Bailey, McDonald’s sustainability director, adding that McDonald’s is committed to using its scale for good. In doing that, says Townsend, they have something in common with the Soil Health Partnership. “The Soil Health Partnership is doing …

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Jailed moms to get bailed out for Mother’s Day

Bill Oxford/iStock(NEW YORK) — Childcare can create complications for any working parent, but for Shalice Williams, the stakes were especially high: she was due to check in with her probation officer and was told she couldn’t bring her three children. “The children are not allowed into the office, and so me not being able to …

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Colorado school shooting victim explains how he helped pin down gunman

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A student wounded twice in the leg during a Colorado school shooting this week spoke out on Friday, explaining how he and two friends stood up to one of the two gunmen who burst into their classroom. Joshua Jones, 18, said on ABC News’ Good Morning America that he never thought …

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Flood Warning issued May 09 at 8:23PM MDT until further notice by NWS

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Nebraska…South Dakota…Iowa… Missouri River At Springfield James River At Huron James River Near Forestburg James River At Mitchell