Drought

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First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 3 reports

California Drought Leads to Rising Food Prices

According to a report from San Francisco NBC affiliate KNTV, a new study claims produce prices could skyrocket because of the California drought."A head of lettuce could go up as much as 62 cents, an avocado may increase by 35 cents and a pound of tomatoes ... [Published Breitbart.com - 23 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 29 mins ago - 2 reports

California drought causes rise in beef prices

California's worst drought on record has meant less grass for cattle to graze on, driving up costs for beef. Deborah Gembara reports. ... [Published WKYC News - 29 mins ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Despite urine, Portland water tests clean; flush proceeds

By Maria L. La GangaThe teenager in a hoodie and baggy jeans starred in a grainy black-and-white surveillance video shot shortly after 1 a.m. Wednesday. Authorities responded. Criminal charges are under consideration.Just what was the crime? Police say ... [Published Los Angeles Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 4 reports

Lawton Shooting Investigation

Lawton Shooting InvestigationUpdated: Friday, April 18 2014 7:05 AM EDT 2014-04-18 11:05:52 GMTLawton Police are investigating a shooting on the city's west side Friday morning.Lawton Police are investigating a shooting on the city's west side Friday ... [Published KAUZ - 5 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 4 reports

Drought maintains strangle-hold on southern Plains

. Dry states – especially those on the southern Plains and in the West – are continuing to sink further into drought, despite the return of wet weather.In the latest Drought Monitor report, more than a quarter of the country is experiencing severe or ... [Published PorkNetwork - 5 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Weather Service Drought in Southern Plains to Persist

The National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) looks for drought to persist across the western portions of the Southern Plains through July, but for removal of drought across the ... ... [Published Big News Network - 5 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Lake among 24 counties to receive food bank assistance due to drought

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – As the hot, dry months approach and extreme drought grips much of the state, the California Department of Social Services announced Thursday that food banks in 24 drought-affected counties – including Lake – will be receiving shipments ... [Published Lake County News - 5 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Napolitano, UC’s Kearney center focus on drought relief

ShareTweet ShareBy University of California President Janet Napolitano has recently turned her attention toward issues of sustainable water use and agriculture, as state officials focus on an ongoing drought in California.To learn about the sustainability ... [Published Daily Bruin - 7 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Could the drought last forever

Drought conditions aren’t going to be improving anytime soon.The latest seasonal drought outlook, which takes us through the end of July, shows drought conditions sticking around for most of ... ... [Published Big News Network - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Drought
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 3 reports

Dry getting drier wet getting wetter -- Drought Monitor

Rain and snow last weekend and early this week was enough to put a dent in the general drought conditions in some key crop areas, while others saw just limited precipitation, leaving things shrouded ... ... [Published Big News Network - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 6 reports

Striking photos of California's historic drought

Chairs sit in dried and cracked earth that used to be the bottom of the Almaden Reservoir on Jan. 28, 2014 in San Jose, California. Now in its third straight year of drought conditions, California is experiencing its driest year on record, dating back ... [Published New York Daily News - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 5 reports

Field Poll Shows Californians Have Split Opinions On Drought

Sign Up SACRAMENTO (KCBS) - The latest Field Poll shows an overwhelming majority of Californians agree the state is facing a serious water shortage, but also that most respondents are opposed to ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]

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Jonathan Spiegelman, one of the protest's organizers said that, "No arrest will stop us, we are free people, who live in a country that says it is free and you can't shut us up."
"When the Secretary of Agriculture issues a disaster declaration to help farmers recover from damages and losses to crops, the Small Business Administration issues a declaration to help eligible entities affected by the same disaster" added Skaggs
"A head of lettuce could go up as much as 62 cents, an avocado may increase by 35 cents and a pound of tomatoes appears to be headed for a 45-cent hike" Marianne Favro wrote for KNTV
Congressman Mike Thompson opines that "Real people, not just fish, are harmed when these environmental regulations are relaxed and water is pumped south out of the delta — and no one benefits." ( SF Gate )

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California Drought Leads to Rising Food Prices [Published Breitbart.com - 23 mins ago]
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California's Governor Wants Water Tunnels. Anti... [Published BusinessWeek - 51 mins ago]
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Keith Good: Expect Drought Persistence, More So... [Published Barchart - 1 hour ago]
Cleveland on Cotton: Nervous Market Nellies; Ch... [Published Barchart - 1 hour ago]
Potential restrictions to traditional carwash f... [Published Professional Carwashing & Detailing - 1 hour ago]
Water, water everywhere - All of it to drink? [Published Lubbock Online - 1 hour ago]
Grape growers hard-pressed for water [Published Moorpark Acorn - 1 hour ago]
Climate Change and Horse Keeping: Managing the ... [Published TheHorse.com - 1 hour ago]
Onion harvest in state’s Imperial Valley expect... [Published The Produce News - 1 hour ago]
Global Warming Had Key Role in California Droug... [Published Mashable! - 1 hour ago]
Chowrasia best Indian at halfway stage; six Ind... [Published Press Trust of India - 1 hour ago]
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Global Warming Had Key Role in California Droug... [Published Mashable! - 1 hour ago]
A new study has found that manmade global warming likely intensified an unusual weather pattern that led to both the California drought and the cold and snowy winter in the eastern U.S The study , accepted for publication in the journal Geophysical ...
California Drought Leads to Rising Food Prices [Published Breitbart Feed - 1 hour ago]
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A Nuclear Power Plant Goes On The Auction Block [Published Think Progress - 2 hours ago]
In late March, the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) in southern California hosted a three-day nuclear auction, the first step in a decades-long decommissioning process for the recently shuttered generating station that will cost over $3 ...
World: Christoph Pusch: Working to Reduce Risks... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 3 hours ago]
Source: World BankCountry: World Christoph Pusch, the Africa Disaster Risk Management Group Practice Leader, is helping to lead the World Bank Africa Region’s effort to further intensify the focus on the reduction of risks related to disaster events. ...
Are You Ready For The Price Of Food To More Tha... [Published St George West - 3 hours ago]
By Michael Snyder: Do you think that the price of food is high now?  Just wait.  If current trends continue, many of the most common food items that Americans buy will cost more than twice as much by the end of this decade.  Global demand for ...
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Why Does China Not Have Famines Anymore? [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 02 2014]
The Thirsty West: What Drought? [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 13 2014]
California communities remain on flash flood alert [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 01 2014]
Obama pledges help for drought-stricken California [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 15 2014]
Drought wreaks havoc on California farmers' liv... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 14 2014]
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Fitch: Prolonged Drought Pressures Sabesp's Fin... [Published Fitch Ratings Headlines Corporate - Apr 07 2014]
Chubb Encourages Homeowners to Prepare Early fo... [Published Financial Services - Mar 31 2014]
Bank of America Commits Its Resources to Organi... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Mar 17 2014]
As Drought Continues Despite Recent Rainfall, M... [Published Financial Services - Mar 13 2014]
MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 2/28 [Published Financial Services - Feb 28 2014]
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