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USDA Projects 13.5 Million Cotton Acres for 2018

USDA Projects 13.5 Million Cotton Acres for 2018

Acreage for all wheat planted this year is estimated at 47.3 million acres, up 3% from 2017, but it would be the second lowest all-wheat planted area since records began in 1919. "Stocks came in higher than anticipated for corn and soybeans, which unto itself give the market a bearish reaction", says Pro Farmer Editor Brian Grete.


Russian Federation says Britain must cut more than 50 diplomats

Russian Federation says Britain must cut more than 50 diplomats

Venezuelan police suspected in jail fireFive police officials are suspected of being responsible for a fire that killed 68 people in a police station jail in Venezuela and have been detained, the nation's chief prosecutor said Saturda. Some senior Trump administration officials are pressing for more aggressive action toward Russian Federation, hoping to persuade a reluctant President Donald Trump to change his approach.


Sung Hyun Park makes big move at ANA Inspiration

Sung Hyun Park makes big move at ANA Inspiration

Looking for her first LPGA win, Moriya recovered from back-to-back bogeys on the fourth and fifth holes to fire six birdies and settled for 10 under-par-206 to share the third spot along with Inbee park of South Korea, American Jennifer Song, Englishwomen Jodi Ewart Shadoff and Charley Hull, overnight joint leader Sung Hyun Park of South Korea and Ayako Uehara of Japan.


ICICI board backs Chanda Kochhar amidst questions over Videocon

ICICI board backs Chanda Kochhar amidst questions over Videocon

It is alleged that Dhoot, along with Chanda Kochhar's husband Deepak Kochhar , opened a company named Nippavar Renuubals in December 2008 in the equal partnership. Pinnacle Energy was a trust formed by Kochhar family. " ICICI Bank's share of the banking sector's exposure to the Videocon Group was less than 10 percent, while around 90 percent of the loans were sanctioned by other banks and financial institutions", the filing said.


Coffee must come with cancer warning in California, judge rules

Coffee must come with cancer warning in California, judge rules

The ruling, levied against 91 coffee companies , specifically concerns a chemical called acrylamide . Any civil penalties, which will be decided in a third phase of the trial, could be huge in California , which has a population of almost 40 million.