President Zelenskyy makes an impassioned call for the U.S. to ‘do more’

Updated March 16, 2022 at 10:59 AM ET Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy delivered an impassioned plea to the U.S. Congress on Wednesday morning for additional aid and for President Biden to spearhead the world’s defense of Ukraine. While Zelenskyy delivered the majority of his speech in Ukrainian with an English translator, he ended his remarks […]

Local farmers started selling online during the pandemic. That trend is here to stay

PLEASANTVILLE, IA — When the pandemic first hit, Maureen Schletzbaum had to figure out how to sell her produce while avoiding human contact. Normally, she’d set up a booth at two different farmers markets near Pleasantville, Iowa, where she and her daughter operate Straw Hat Farms. But as COVID-19 continued to spread, Schletzbaum opted to […]