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    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The good news is that it doesn't look like a bitterly polarized Washington will stumble into another government shutdown.

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  • UK High Court to Rule on Suspended Gov

    LONDON (AP) -- Britain's Supreme Court began a hearing Tuesday to decide whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law when he suspended Parliament just weeks before the U.K. is due to leave the European Union, in a case that pits the powers...

  • House Panel to Hold Impeachment Hearing

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  • NY Prosecutors Subpoena Trump Taxes

    NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump's tax returns, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Monday.

  • Jihad, History Link Taliban, Al-Qaida

    ISLAMABAD (AP) -- The Taliban promised Washington during months of negotiations that the United States would never again be attacked from Afghan soil. Such a pledge would have included al-Qaida, which planned the 9/11 attacks from inside Afghanistan.

  • Fisherman Want Say in Wind Energy

    WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) -- Fishermen insisted Monday to a congressional subcommittee looking at offshore wind energy that they be consulted when crucial decisions are being made on the development of such projects, including where they are located and...

  • Protest Likely to Greet Trump in CA

    President Donald Trump is making a rare visit to California, a Democratic stronghold where he is expected to rake in millions of dollars during a series of fundraisers for his reelection effort that are almost certain to be met with jeering protests.

  • US Stocks Close Lower

    Airlines, cruise lines and other companies in fuel-dependent industries dragged U.S. stocks lower Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's biggest oil processing facility sent crude prices soaring.

  • Oil Futures Close at 5-Month High

    New York Mercantile Exchange oil futures and Brent crude on the Intercontinental Exchange spiked Monday.

  • Energy Prices Jump on Saudi Oil Attack

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  • Dems Set for Down-Home Politics

    GALIVANTS FERRY, S.C. (AP) -- Four Democratic presidential candidates are descending on South Carolina for what organizers call the oldest traditional campaign speech event in the country, taking an opportunity to continue to make their cases ahead...

  • Johnson, Juncker Meet for Brexit Talks

    LUXEMBOURG (AP) -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will have his first meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday in search of a longshot Brexit deal.

  • Forecasters Warn of US Coast Rip Tides

    MIAMI (AP) -- Beachgoers on the southeastern U.S. coast should be wary of potentially dangerous rip currents caused by Hurricane Humberto, the National Hurricane Center said Sunday.

  • Dem Candidates: Impeach Kavanaugh

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Several Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday lined up to call for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated, allegation of sexual impropriety when he was in college.

  • Netanyahu: Annex W.Bank Settlements

    JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed Monday to annex "all the settlements" in the West Bank, including an enclave deep in the heart of the largest Palestinian city, in a last-ditch move that appeared aimed at...

  • Auto Workers Strike Against GM

    DETROIT (AP) -- More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike.

  • Trump: US Locked & Loaded After Attack

    Tensions are flaring in the Persian Gulf after President Donald Trump said the U.S. is "locked and loaded" to respond to a weekend drone assault on Saudi Arabia's energy infrastructure that his aides blamed on Iran.

  • Groups Expect Global Climate Protest

    BERLIN (AP) -- Civil society groups say they expect hundreds of thousands of people to join a worldwide protest for climate action Friday.

  • Snowden Calls on Macron for Asylum

    PARIS (AP) -- Former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked classified documents detailing government surveillance programs, is calling on French President Emmanuel Macron to grant him asylum.

  • VW to Pay $87M in Australia for Scandal

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Volkswagen has agreed to pay up to 127 million Australian dollars ($87 million) to settle an Australian class action stemming from the 2015 diesel emissions scandal, the German automaker and a lawyer said Monday.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey Leaders Meet

    The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey are to meet in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Monday to discuss the situation in Syria, with the aim of halting fighting in the country's northwestern province of Idlib and finding a lasting political solution to...

  • Netanyahu Fights for Election Survival

    A visibly frantic Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in the fight of his political life as the country heads to national elections for the second time this year.

  • CA Gov to Veto Environmental Rules Bill

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Saturday he will buck Democratic legislative leaders by vetoing legislation aimed at stopping the Trump administration from weakening oversight of longstanding federal environmental laws in...

What DTN Is Watching


The only report scheduled for Tuesday is U.S. Industrial Production in August, set for 8:15 a.m. CDT. Weather, trade-related news and after this weekend, news about the restoration of Saudi Arabia's oil facilities are all topics of current interest.


Dry conditions will cover all major crop areas Tuesday. Conditions will be very warm to hot, favoring crop development along with early harvest.