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EPA Takes Down Report Saying Glyphosate Not Carcinogenic

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday pulled a report offline that concluded glyphosate is not likely to be carcinogenic to humans, saying the document was inadvertently published and the... Read More

Grain Traders Rejecting New Soybeans Developed by Monsanto

U.S. grain companies plan to reject Monsanto Co.’s new genetically modified soybeans because of concerns that they could disrupt international trade without a key regulatory approval from the European Union. Trade groups representing Cargill Inc... Read More

NBA

NBA PLAYOFFS Monday, May 2 Cleveland 104, Atlanta 93, Cleveland leads series 1-0 Oklahoma City 98, San Antonio 97, series tied 1-1 Tuesday, May 3 Miami at Toronto, 8 p.m. Portland at Golden State, 10:30 p.m....... Read More

NHL

NHL PLAYOFFS Monday, May 2 Pittsburgh 3, Washington 2, Pittsburgh leads series 2-1 Tuesday, May 3 Tampa Bay at NY Islanders, 7 p.m. Dallas at St. Louis, 8 p.m. San Jose at Nashville, 9 p.m....... Read More

High school Soccer Scores

Monday (05/02/2016) Gretna 3, Waverly 0 Hastings 9, Grand Island Central Catholic 1 Lexington 2, Gering 0 Lutheran High/Norfolk Catholic 3, Columbus Lakeview 1 Norris 3, Lincoln Lutheran 1 North Platte 4, Omaha Bryan 1 Omaha Central 4, Linco... Read More

Major League Baseball

INTERLEAGUE Monday's Game Milwaukee 8 L.A. Angels 5 Washington 2 Kansas City 0 Tuesday's Game L.A. Dodgers (Kazmir 1-2) at Tampa Bay (Moore 1-2), 7:10 p.m. Washington (Roark 2-2) at Kansas City (Young 1-4), 8:15 p.m. AMERICAN LEAGUE Monday'... Read More

The 2016 Red Hard Winter Wheat Tour

The 2016 hard red winter wheat tour kicks off in Manhattan, Kan., on Tuesday, May 5. The second night ends in Colby and the third in Wichita. This year's tour will not conclude in Kansas City, but in Manhattan. Six different routs are taken by the s... Read More

USDA Weekly Crop Progress USDA Numbers Bearish for Corn, Wheat

OMAHA (DTN) -- Despite what seemed to be a very soggy week in some areas of the Corn Belt, the percentage of the nation's corn crop that was planted increased to 45% as of May 1, according to USDA's weekly Crop Progress report. That's 15 percentage p... Read More

Iowa Senator Grassley Seeking Answers on ARC Yields

Senator Charles Grassley wants USDA to explain disparities in payments for different counties under the Agricultural Risk Coverage program. Grassley, a Republican from Iowa, told reporters in a weekly call Monday that he is sending a letter to Agric... Read More

Husker Football Schedule Taking Shape

Two of Nebraska’s Big Ten Conference road showdowns have been selected for prime-time telecasts by the ESPN family of networks. The Huskers' matchups at Wisconsin on Oct. 29 and at Ohio State on Nov. 5 will both be televised by either ABC, ESPN or ... Read More

Stakeholders praise passage of highway bill,  stress regulatory relief and Heartland Expressway during field hearing

Local stakeholders praised passage of the new 5 year federal Highway Transportation bill during a field hearing on freight Monday in Scottsbluff hosted by U.S. Senator Deb Fischer. Fischer told KNEB News the bill should help improve specific highw... Read More