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by | May 19, 2017 | 13:19

In 2015, Nebraska sold $287 million of corn to our southern neighbors, accounting for about one-third of our state's $987 million in corn exports that year. The importance of ag exports to Canada and Mexico shouldn't be overlooked or taken for granted, says Chip Councell, chairman of the U.S. Grains Council and a Maryland farmer, in a written statement.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:16

Israel captured east Jerusalem - where Palestinians want to establish the capital of a future independent state - from Jordan in 1967 and annexed it, a move not internationally recognized. That is the official position of President Barack Obama's administration, and of UN Security Council Resolution 2334, Obama's parting shot against the Jewish state.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:39

He put it in a tank and told people not to play with it. A friend of the victim said that the man had been drinking, and that the snake seemed calm when the man chose to kiss it. An expert said that the bite was likely very painful. If they are given room to retreat, the USDA's guide on snakes says, the snakes will usually go away.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:29

He also demanded "a full and very rapid investigation for the.Brazilian people", Xinhua quoted Temer as saying in an address to the nation. The newspaper O Globo reported that President Michel Temer of Brazil is on tape endorsing the continuance of bribe payments to keep a former high-ranking politician, Eduardo Cunha, from further cooperating with authorities in an ongoing corruption case.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:31

The office said that hematoma was likely the cause of death, and the fall was considered accidental. "A longtime confidant of media titan Rupert Murdoch who became a central figure in the conservative USA political movement, Ailes stood down at Fox in July previous year under the cloud of a sexual harassment lawsuit from former news host Gretchen Carlson - one of a string of such allegations against him".

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:26

Spicer said he would not comment on Trump's claim that he recorded conversations with Comey. First, Trump himself has stated that he had made a decision to fire Comey on his own even before he received a memorandum from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein citing Comey's conduct during the FBI's investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's unauthorized private email server.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:15

Two people died in Wisconsin and Oklahoma after severe storms ravaged the Central United States Tuesday. An outbreak of severe storms and tornadoes is expected over parts of central and southern Kansas late Thursday afternoon, including the Dodge City and Wichita areas, according to the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center .

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:16

Trump said in a Thursday interview with NBC Nightly News' Lester Holt that Comey assured him he was not under investigation during a dinner at the White House. But very well known, highly respected and really talented people. Comey refused to do so, according to the report, instead pledging "honesty". Since firing Comey, Trump has raged at Democrats and other critics who have blasted him for firing the man who was spearheading an investigation centered around him.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:02

Even Sean Hannity will shy away from a lost cause. The White House has denied the allegations of obstruction of justice. The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee wants ex-FBI director James Comey to testify before the panel next week.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:53

On May 9, Trump fired Comey on the recommendation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Lieberman, the left-leaning Democratic Party's vice presidential nominee in 2000 who later was re-elected to the Senate as an independent, met with Trump on Wednesday at the White House.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:54

The 22-year-old USA star made a run of five birdies in a row on her second nine of the day to stand one stroke ahead of three compatriots - Gerina Piller, Brittany Lincicome and Angel Yin . Thompson, who traditionally sports pink on Saturdays of tournaments, will add camouflage blue on Sundays as an outward show of support for the SEAL Legacy Foundation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:51

Trump's policies have already set in motion damage to the health of women worldwide - and those who think his potential impeachment would undo that are nearly certainly wrong. " The president must be impeached ". On his show Wednesday , Limbaugh accused the Democrats and establishment media of projection, recalling President Obama's insistence previous year that Hillary Clinton committed no crime regarding her dissemination of classified information on a personal email server and James ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:47

Can't see the video below? Last week, a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis was removed and placed in a warehouse with the other monuments until an appropriate home for them can be determined. Pierre McGraw, president of the Monumental Task Committee which sought to keep the monuments, called the mayor's actions an "insult" to all who donated money to build them and "honor the memory of their fallen family members".

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:41

The Police chief said Rojas was driving his Honda auto at a "high rate of speed" around noon along the sidewalk through three streets, hitting pedestrians along the way before coming to a stop after colliding with metal railings at a street corner.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:26

According to Gallup, Trump has the lowest approval of any new president since the surveys began in 1953. Given the latest bombshell dropped by The New York Times about President Trump engaging in possible interference relating to the FBI's investigation into Michael Flynn.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:13

State Department to observe a decades-old law by recognizing the city of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Moving the embassy had been a campaign promise of Trump's stretching back to the Republican primary. Jerusalem remains disputed territory and most United Nations states, including the US, do not recognize Israel's ownership of east Jerusalem, which it claimed after the 1967 War.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:08

A sentencing date has not yet been set. CBS affiliate WJAX-TV in Jacksonville obtained a statement from FBI's Jacksonville division about the verdict, which said: "Former Congresswoman Brown took an oath year after year to serve others, but instead she exploited the needs of children and deceived her constituents to advance her own personal and political agendas".

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:08

The President used a speech to the US Coast Guard on Wednesday to claim "no politician in history... had been treated worse or more unfairly" than himself. "It seems to me now to be considered a criminal investigation", he said after a meeting with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. The Wisconsin Republican says in a written statement that he has wanted investigations that "follow the facts wherever they lead".

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:00

Terence did not attack her. Terence did not charge at her. Terence was not the aggressor. Dr. Tiffany Crutcher tweets that jury has reached a verdict. The SUV belonged to Crutcher. Her police training taught her that "if a suspect reaches their hands inside of a auto, don't let them pull them out", she testified.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:58

Yates was appointed for the transition period as a "neutral" administrator until President Donald Trump would appoint a successor. Mr Pence said in January that Mr Flynn denied those calls involved sanctions placed on Russian Federation by the Obama administration in response to its election meddling.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:13

Comey, who was leading the FBI's investigation into Russia's efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election, including reported ties to the Trump campaign, was sacked by Trump last week. investigation into links between Mr. Trump's associates and Russian Federation". "I hope you can let this go". The hearing is expected to looking specifically at Trump's influence on the investigation into Trump, his allies and their connections to Russian Federation.

by | May 19, 2017 | 10:01

Manning said she released the documents to WikiLeaks because she felt the USA military was ignoring the trauma that many civilians suffered from as a result of war. Around the time Obama commuted her sentence, The Blaze's Matt Walsh wrote a piece on Manning, with the headline, "Bradley Manning is still a traitor".

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:49

And then, there's the question of recent demands by ranking Democrats on the House oversight, judiciary and intelligence committees for any possible White House recordings, transcripts or notes memorializing Trump's side of the story. Another letter from the Senate committee, which is co-chaired by Sens. However, he has been a consistent critic of Trump, as well as an opponent of House Republican leadership, and his views are not widely representative.

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:46

The White House staff is said to be in a state of near collapse - bouncing from one presidential crisis to another, trying all the while to hide from a screaming president. He wrote on Twitter that the investigation into possible collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation represents "the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history!" A lawyer for fired National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has informed the Senate Intelligence Committee he will not honor its ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:15

The White House dismissed the report as false. An excerpt from the official transcript of the meeting reveals Mr Trump said: "I get great intel". Officials told CNN at the time that the ban came about following the collection of intercepted material and "human intelligence".

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:17

A turkey barn was destroyed by a possible tornado that hit near Chetek, Wisconsin, on May 16, 2017. A 46-year-old man was killed and more than 25 others were injured Tuesday evening when a reported tornado devastated a trailer park near Chetek in western Wisconsin.

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:17

But Fire Chaplain Danny Ringer told reporters at the scene late Tuesday that one person was known dead from the twister. Another person was killed in Elk City, where a tornado destroyed at least 40 homes, according to the Associated Press .

by | May 19, 2017 | 09:07

The 28-year-old outfielder has apologized to Motte, the Braves and their fans and, most importantly, the LGBTQ community. 'This is not who I am and will use this as an opportunity to better myself'. " More than anything it's just a little frustration of how the series has been going and it came out in one play". In the eighth, the benches emptied again after Toronto's Jose Bautista flipped his bat after homering to left field.

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:32

Jackson embraced his Uncle Tom role however when he told students standing up and turning their backs to DeVos, " If this behavior continues, your degrees will be mailed to you ". When DeVos came to the podium, her remarks were drowned out by a large chorus of boos. Just four days before DeVos' speech, Trump indicated in a signing statement concerning a $1.1 trillion government spending bill that he may deem longstanding funding programs for HBCUs and other minority education programs to ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:31

Trump also issued a tweet about White House press briefings, suggesting he might end the daily event that has been accused by some of providing misleading information. "As the top legal officers in the states, and in many cases the top law enforcement officers, it's something in which we have experience, expertise, and deep concern", Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said to Newsweek .

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:26

For that reason, those counties along and west of the Illinois River Valley are under a slight risk for severe weather. The storms that are passing south of our viewing area are showing high winds and heavy downpours. Also a flash flood watch has been issued from 1 a.m. Thunderstorm chances will continue on Friday . Those storms could move toward the city later in the evening, bringing with them damaging winds, large hail and the potential for an isolated tornado.

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:21

The White House initially said last week that a letter Rosenstein wrote accusing Comey of missteps as Federal Bureau of Investigation director, including his handling of an election-year probe into Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, was what prompted Trump to fire Comey.

by | May 19, 2017 | 08:15

Maybe he'll be fitter, yet his figures are inferior to Always Dreaming's. "But he's also the greatest trainer in America at keeping his horses in the barn". The closest thing to a controversy happened before the Derby, when Pletcher changed exercise riders and added draw reins to Always Dreaming's morning workouts.

by | May 19, 2017 | 07:32

Planned Parenthood of IN and Kentucky filed a lawsuit Thursday against new legislation that would change the process of a minor getting an abortion. Planned Parenthood of the Heartland will close in Sioux City and three other Iowa locations at the end of June.

by | May 19, 2017 | 07:11

Hours before he was pronounced dead, Cornell actually performed with Soundgarden in Detroit , where he was reportedly in high spirits and even mentioned "the next place we play" to the audience. "The body was transferred to the medical examiner's office and the cause of death will be determined". As the tragic news of Chris Cornell's death continues to sink in, musicians near and far are paying tribute in their own way - some taking to Twitter , while others, such as Dave Mustaine ...