Topic: John Hawkins
California wildfires have injured five people, destroyed at least 10 homes and are threatening hundreds more. Over 1,000 firefighters, 13 helicopters, and six air tankers are battling the flames.
Thanks to heavy rains across the Midwest, the amount of land under drought declined this week. The forecast for the weeks ahead looks cooler, but much damage has been done.
Mitt Romney is mostly ignoring his GOP rivals, concentrating instead on challenging Barack Obama. It's part of his general election strategy, designed to show Republicans in Iowa and elsewhere that he'd be most 'electable' next November.
12/31/2011 01:48 pm
A sluggish spring could mean a disappointing harvest on top of already-high corn prices.
05/12/2008 01:00 am