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  • Leaders at UN to Face Global Concern Over Regional Conflicts

    In today's world, few conflicts stay local. There's India's fight over the Kashmir region with bitter rival Pakistan, Haiti's inner turmoil spilling into a migrant crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border and questions about the Ethiopian government's role in reported starvation deaths in...

  • GOP Review Finds No Proof Arizona Election Stolen From Trump

    PHOENIX (AP) --A Republican-backed review of the 2020 presidential election in Arizona's largest county ended Friday without producing proof to support former President Donald Trump's false claims of a stolen election.

  • Firefighters Hope Cooling Temps Help Battle California Blaze

    REDDING, Calif. (AP) --Firefighters hope shifting winds and cooling temperatures over the next few days will aid their efforts to battle a destructive wildfire in a drought-stricken forest in California's far north that has displaced thousands of people and burned at least...

  • Texas Migrant Camp Empty, Haitians Await Word on Their Fate

    DEL RIO, Texas (AP) --No migrants are left at a Texas border encampment, about a week after nearly 15,000 people -- most of them Haitians -- huddled in makeshift shelters hoping for the chance to seek asylum.

  • Icelanders Vote in Volatile Election With Climate in Mind

    REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) --Icelanders were voting Saturday in a general election dominated by climate change, with an unprecedented number of political parties likely to win parliamentary seats.

  • Huawei Executive Returning as China Releases Canadians

    SHENZHEN, China (AP) --China's government was eagerly anticipating the return of a top executive from global communications giant Huawei Technologies on Saturday following what amounted to a high-stakes prisoner swap with Canada and the U.S.

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What DTN Is Watching

As usual, traders will be checking the latest weather forecasts and watching for a possible export sale announcement at 8 a.m. CDT. A report on U.S. new homes sales in August is due out at 9 a.m. At 2 p.m. CDT, USDA releases a quarterly Hogs and Pigs report and a monthly Cattle On-Feed report.

Weather

A cold front will bring some isolated showers to northern areas of the country Friday with mild and dry conditions across the rest of the country's growing regions. Despite the showers, harvest conditions should still be good for most of the country, though the eastern Midwest may need several days to dry out from this week's heavy rainfall.

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