The National Rifle Association is facing a corporate backlash as companies take a closer look at their investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry following the latest school massacre.
World & Policy
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A majority of Americans believe the country's overall direction has dipped in the past year. What's more, only 28 percent are optimistic that things will get better in the year to come.
BEIRUT (AP) -- A new wave of airstrikes and shelling on eastern suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus left at least 22 people dead and dozens wounded Saturday, raising the death toll of a week of bombing in the area to 500, including...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House was on lockdown for about an hour Friday after a passenger vehicle struck a security barrier. Local media reported that the driver was armed.
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) -- The progression has become numbingly repetitive — mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals, the mourning, the talking heads and the calls for change that...
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- For years, Russia has worked to gain influence in Southeast Europe, using Serbia as a foothold to establish a friendly pocket on a hostile continent.
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- People arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, according to figures released Friday, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to cast a wider net.
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What DTN Is Watching
The grain and oilseed complex has a busy day ahead of it, starting with early weather forecasts calling for continued dry conditions across Argentina. Weekly export sales and shipment numbers (for the week ending Thursday, February 15) are set for release, and USDA will unveil its annual outlook supply and demand tables. Also, February's Cattle on Feed report is set for Friday afternoon.Weather
Light to moderate rain will extend from the eastern Midwest south to the Texas coast Friday, adding to flooding concerns. The western and northern Midwest, along with the majority of the Plains will have very cold conditions for the season along with freezing precipitation and snow causing transport and safety hazards in some areas. A new round of snow will also be noted in the intermountain West.