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Lack Of Water Taking California Farmers Into Uncharted Territory

For months farmers have only been able to guess how the drought would affect them, but this year’s planting season brings bad news. Not only are the crops hit hard, other businesses are feeling the pain.


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Drought Could Cripple Northern California Rice Production, Jobs

The northern valley grows 97 percent of the state’s rice crop. Cutting farmers’ water in half, meaning fewer seeds are planted.


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Chef Claims State Law Requiring Gloves For Food Handlers Will Negatively Affect His Work

Ken Uechi has been making sushi for 8 years and considers himself an artist. But he says a new law is adding an unwanted layer to his work.


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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – September 3, 2013

The guys kicked off Tuesday morning’s show with the “Morning After” going over the highlights from Labor Day weekend. The guys also talked about Johnny Manziel and his attitude during Texas A&M’s win over Rice. […]

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Manziel Suspended For First Half Of Season Opener Against Rice

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Johnny Manziel won’t be on the field when No. 7 Texas A&M opens the season against Rice on Saturday. At least not until after halftime. The Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback was suspended […]

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Calif. Groups Seek Ban On Rice Pesticide

California environmentalists say a proposal by state pesticide regulators to allow spraying of a controversial pesticide on rice fields in the Sacramento Valley could harm aquatic organisms and honeybees.


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Calif. Marks 100 Years Of Commercial Rice Growing

California is celebrating 100 years of commercial rice production this year, marking the anniversary of a commodity that has evolved to become one of the state’s most important agricultural exports.


(Source: CNN) Fl. Senator Marco Rubio speaks at the Hispanic Leadership Conference in Doral on Friday, Jan. 27, 2012.

Poll: Rubio Tied For Third In Potential VP Pic

The latest polling from CNN could dramatically alter the vice-presidential search currently being conducted by the Mitt Romney campaign;