Modern meat production has proven to be efficient and profitable, but comes with its own set of problems.
House Speaker John Boehner is raising the possibility that the Department of Homeland Security may shut down because of a budget impasse.
Labor Secretary Tom Perez will travel to California to help broker a deal between shipping companies and dockworkers in the West Coast port fight.
By turning human embryonic stem cells into a cerebellum, Japanese researchers constructed a part of an "artificial brain," Discovery.com reported.
CNBC.com Managing Editor Allen Wastler shares today's hottest stories on the web, including what's going on with the West Coast port dispute.
Despite recent high-profile attacks, not enough is being done to protect systems from hackers, venture capitalist Venky Ganesan warned.
The nationwide measles outbreak that started at Disneyland in Southern California is now hitting home in the tech community in Northern California.
CNBC's Scott Cohn, reports on the outbreak of measles in Silicon Valley and what health officials are doing to contain the disease.
Coastal countries are leaking millions of tons of plastic into the oceans every year, says a new study. And it is getting tougher to remove.
There is a partial lockout at West Coast ports again. CNBC's Jane Wells has the story.
The West Coast port disruption this week will disrupt these retailers' inventory shipments ahead of the key spring selling season.
Tesla rolled out the new Model S P85D, a performance edition of its flagship Model S, in an attempt to expand sales in cold-weather states.
Fierce competition at the world's largest outdoor farm machinery show may cause discounting this year, particularly for used tractors and combines.
Growers who jumped into the new legal market hoping to make a killing in cannabis are now getting killed by a glut of product.
Agricultural drone tech is capturing the attention of investors and farmers. Several start-ups are at the World Ag Expo in Tulare, California.
The company simultaneously hit a milestone, becoming the first American company to close with a market cap above $700 billion.
States are trying to lure California's dairies away with the promise of ample water, a stable feed supply and abundant land.
Everybody should have vaccinations, says Mayor Kevin Faulconer, (R) San Diego, discussing an initiative to get rid of the "personal belief" exemption many parents are using to avoid vaccinating their children.
Dairyman Mark Watte, who farms in Tulare, CA, said California milk producers wanting to expand are relocating to other states.
Congestion at West Coast ports is estimated by Kurt Salmon to cost retailers as much as $7 billion this year, and $37 billion in 2016, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.