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  • As risk of drought rises, Australian farmers struggle to invest

    SYDNEY (Reuters) - When a scorching drought struck eastern Australia in 2006, cattle farmers Robyn and Paul Kendal had to slaughter nearly all their livestock and spend around a year of their normal turnover on feed to keep the remainder alive. With a...
  • 'Today' vs. 'Good Morning America': Morning News Race Heats Up TV's Fiercest Duel

    Like most duels, this one starts at dawn. About 5,000 people, some of them dressed in purple wigs or stars-and-stripes hats, have lined up outside Rumsey Playfield in New York's Central Park in the wee hours of what will turn out to be a beautiful June...
  • DirecTV, Dish Network to vie for political cash with customized ads

    Satellite TV giants DirecTV and Dish Network are looking for a landslide this fall — in political dollars. For the first time, satellite broadcasters will be jockeying with other media outlets for a share of political spending that could top $3...
  • Former SpaceX employees sue over alleged labor law violations

    Former SpaceX employees sue over alleged labor law violations
    Two former SpaceX employees are suing the Hawthorne company, alleging it violated California labor law in terminating them and others in what they called “mass layoffs.” The lawsuit by former structural technicians at the rocket-maker...
  • Upper Macungie police investigate series of thefts

    Upper Macungie police investigate series of thefts
    The Upper Macungie Township Police Department is investigating a series of thefts from vehicles that occurred over the past several days. They include: •Medication removed from an unlocked vehicle in the 6000 block of Overlook Road during the...
  • Pitbull 'Fireball' Official Video to Feature Jenna Marbles, Other Digital Stars (Exclusive)

    Rapper Pitbull is set for a digital mashup with Internet stars Jenna Marbles, Bart Baker and Brittany Furlan, who are slated to appear in the official video for his next single, "Fireball." The video, shooting Sunday, Aug. 17, in L.A., will have the look...
  • Senators Propose Letting Cable Customers Decide Which TV Stations They Want

    Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) and Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) are proposing that subscribers to cable and satellite services be allowed to choose which broadcast channels they want to pay for as part of their multichannel package. Their proposal was met...
  • Kevin Hunt: Wanna-Haves For The Tailgater

    Kevin Hunt: Wanna-Haves For The Tailgater
    Back-to-school season usually doesn't deserve a celebration, except by some parents, but it coincides with two other seasons — football and tailgating — with almost universal appeal. So let's celebrate in Parking Lot C with some equipment...
  • Larry Printz: Are you ready for your road trip?

    August is to the time of year when Americans pack the car, head on down the road and unwind for a bit of rest and relaxation. Nevertheless, being prepared for a road trip could make the difference between a vacation you'll always remember and one you'll...
  • FCC to Consider Whether to Expand Political Ad Disclosure Rules

    The FCC is fielding comments on whether to require that cable and satellite systems post information about political advertising to the commission's online database. In 2012, the FCC started requiring major TV broadcasters to post such information...
  • Russia: Tour explores space program, from Star City to launch pad

    Russia: Tour explores space program, from Star City to launch pad
    Star City was once the secret site in Moscow where Russian cosmonauts trained for trips to outer space. Now a nine-day tour takes you there, offering an insider's look at the history of the space program and even some zero-gravity cosmonaut training....