Sen. John Thune sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to talk about how Congress will or won't work with the new president.
CHICAGO, Nov 17- The first blizzard of the season in the continental United States was due to bring heavy snowfall and howling winds on Thursday as it moved northeast from the Rocky Mountains into the northern Plains. The National Weather Service warned of poor visibility and hazardous driving conditions with winds gusting up to 50 miles per hour as rainfall...
December 2014 Energy Transfer Partners applies to build a 1,172 mile, 570,000 barrel-per-day pipeline to deliver crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken shale fields to Patoka, Illinois, crossing South Dakota and Iowa to the North Dakota Public Service Commission, kicking off a year of public hearings in the state. July 25 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approved...
CHICAGO, Nov 7- Demand for corn to fatten up U.S. cattle is likely to climb in the short term, as ranchers send more breeding females to feedlots to reduce the number of calves coming into supply. The number of heifers heading to commercial feeding pens rose 4 percent in the quarter ended Sept. 30 from a year ago, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
A St. Louis jury on Thursday awarded a California woman more than $70 million in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson & Johnson's baby powder caused her cancer.
Findings that the biggest changes were in the Upper Mississippi Valley, northern Great Plains and New England could help focus resources in dealing with a changing climate, said Stacey Archfield, a U.S. Geological Survey hydrologist and one of the study's authors. In weighing the impact climate change is having on flooding, researchers from the Geological...
Sept 27- A U.S. district court judge in Kansas this week said lawsuits brought by U.S. farmers against seed company Syngenta AG over sales of biotech corn seeds not approved for import by China can proceed as a class action, according to a court filing. Judge John Lungstrum certified a nationwide class and statewide classes in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas,...
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's attempt to halt construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline near their reservation was denied.
Jill Stein and running mate Ajamu Baraka were charged Wednesday with misdemeanor counts of criminal trespass and criminal mischief.
Wonder which states created the most employment over the past 10 years? CNBC has graded all 50 states to come up with the list.
South Dakota has the lowest unemployment rate in the US, says Gov. Daugaard, for good reason: Low taxes, low costs and lack of red tape.
The Mount Rushmore State has carved a solid reputation for business friendliness, but technology and innovation are an uphill climb.
Billionaire Mark Cuban unleashes a new barrage against Donald Trump on Twitter.
Hillary Clinton is now all but guaranteed to become the first female major party presidential nominee.
Obama also spoke with Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, thanking him "for energizing millions of Americans."
"Make America great again" has a coded meaning, Hillary Clinton said Tuesday night.
"We welcome you with open arms," Donald Trump said to Bernie Sanders supporters.
Record temperatures, drought, rain and La Nina: NOAA's Climate Prediction Center has been issuing outlooks for what lies ahead this summer.
Meteorologists say residents face threats of high-intensity winds, large hail, and tornadoes.
Some states are better than others at giving their residents returns on their tax dollars. WalletHub.com takes a look