JPMorgan Chase & Co. will begin a trial in San Antonio on claims it cheated Texas mineral-rights owners of $681 million, after the parties failed to complete a deal to end the case. Settlement talks continue.
A winter weather advisory was issued for South Dakota, the Southern half of Minnesota, and the Northern half of Wisconsin. On the feedlot side, the number of live cattle impacted is not going to be a problem.
A healthy crop extended into this week’s progress report, which showed conditions unchanged and harvest progressing at a favorable pace. Corn rated at 74% good to excellent is 20% higher than last year’s crop rating.
Senator Rand Paul is an independent-minded thinker in the U.S. Senate, even challenging the conventional policy approaches of his own party on issues ranging from Iraq to drug sentencing. This month, Senator Paul sat down in the debut series of the Alpha Pages Interview to discuss the broken tax code, regulation surrounding Bitcoin, and his plans for the 2016 Presidential election.
With the start of the spring-wheat harvest in Arnegard, North Dakota, a week away, the bins on Bob Wisness’s 11,000-acre farm are half full with last year’s crops that have been stranded by a train traffic jam.
The four-bedroom house that Ilia Nielsen-Dembe purchased in west Denver earlier this year wasn’t her top choice. The first-time buyer had to settle on a home in a neighborhood with a high crime rate after losing out on bids for five properties in more desirable areas.