World Bank warns of food riots as rising food prices push world populations toward revolt

A new report issued by the World Bank (1) warns that food prices are skyrocketing globally, with wheat up 18 percent and corn up 12 percent this quarter. Ukraine, one of the largest wheat exporters in the world, has suffered a 73 percent increase in domestic wheat costs. Argentina has seen wheat prices skyrocket 70 percent.

Feds Plan to Seize Financial Records of US Mortgage Borrowers

The Federal Housing Finance Agency and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are planning to seize financial records on mortgage borrowers for a new federal database.

Happy 49th Birthday – KTKK AM630 – KTALK!!!!

Monday May 5th – KTKK AM630 “K-TALK” will be 49 years old. KTALK is the 3rd oldest talk radio station in the country!!!!!! Listen live via KTKK AM630 or the web at all day Monday, some of the Salt Lake City radio talent of years past and present will be on the...

DNA Sequences Can Trace Your Ancestors to Within 30 Miles

DNA Sequences Can Trace Your Ancestors to Within 30 Miles.

US to unleash IRS on Russian banks

The United States is deploying an economic weapon against Russia that could prove to be more costly than sanctions: the Internal Revenue Service. As the U.S. attempts to punish Russia for its actions in Ukraine, the Treasury Department plans to start using a new tax law to make it more expensive for Russian banks to do business in the U.S. Congress passed the...

USDA Banning All Junk Food from schools starting July 1st

School leaders are getting ready for a big change in school food service. The USDA’s Smart Snacks in School rules go into effect July 1, 2014. In short, all “junk food” in vending machines, a la carte lunch, student stores and fundraisers such as bake sales will be banned July 1