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Fri, Jan 20th, 2017
Will Trump end globalization? The doubt haunts Davos' elite

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — It's been impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year's gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

The Latest: Germany doubts US to reject free trade

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):

Spain says Russian detained for US is a top financial hacker

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say a detained Russian computer programmer is one of that country's most important hackers and is wanted by the United States for suspected financial fraud amounting to some...

Correction: Davos-The Latest story

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — In a story Jan. 19 about the World Economic Forum, The Associated Press reported erroneously that WTO director-general Roberto Azevedo said Britain would leave the trade body...

Brooklyn Brewery not leaving longtime home for Navy Yard

NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of Brooklyn Brewery says the local craft beer business with a global brand won't be moving after all.

Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis world

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis players. And it's not just all the tattoos.

New Mexico targets Takata, auto makers over faulty air bags

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas has announced a lawsuit against Japanese manufacturer Takata and a long list of auto makers in connection with the sale of cars with...

China's growth in 2016 slumps as Trump trade struggle looms

BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth sank to a three-decade low in 2016 as its struggling exporters brace for a possible trade battle with President-elect Donald Trump.

Global shares steady ahead of Trump's inauguration

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Global shares were steady in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace...

China's growth edges up but 2016 weakest year since 1990

BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth ticked up in the final quarter of 2016 but its full-year performance was the weakest in three decades as it heads into a potential trade battle with U.S. President-elect...

Las Vegas Sands paying $7M to settle corrupt practices probe

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is paying almost $7 million to U.S. authorities to end a more than five-year corrupt practices investigation of the firm's former relationship...

'Dance Moms' star's 2-day sentencing hearing set to begin

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal judge will decide if "Dance Moms" reality TV star Abby Lee Miller should be sentenced to prison or probation for concealing hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of income...

Paramount inks $1B film co-finance deal with 2 Chinese firms

HONG KONG (AP) — Paramount Pictures said Friday it has inked a co-financing deal with two Chinese companies for the Hollywood studio's slate of movies over the next three years.

Marathon bombing film productions won't detail tax credits

BOSTON (AP) — Hollywood films about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings shot on location at the finish line and other landmarks last year to bring the story to the silver screen, but not all the for-profit...

How to watch inauguration events, with or without TV

NEW YORK (AP) — The lack of a TV set shouldn't prevent you from following Friday's presidential inauguration ceremony, the pomp and circumstance surrounding it, and the many protests and marches planned...

Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump's inauguration

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian markets were mixed in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace...

Trump expects 'big results' from his choice to lead USDA

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump said Thursday that he expects that former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, his choice to lead the Agriculture Department, will "deliver big results for all Americans who earn...

Samsung to announce cause of Galaxy Note 7 fire on Jan. 23

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics said Friday it will announce on Jan. 23 the reason why its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones overheated and caught fire.

Company that HHS pick invested in faced criminal penalty

WASHINGTON (AP) — A medical device company in which Rep. Tom Price purchased stock last year has faced years of legal problems and agreed this month to a $17 million Justice Department criminal penalty...

Alaska opens trade, pipeline office in Tokyo

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The state of Alaska has opened an office in Tokyo to help promote trade and advance a long hoped-for natural gas pipeline project.

Barchart Morning Call

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Mar E-mini S&Ps ( ESH17 +0.18%) are up +0.15% and European stocks are up +0.36% on signs of strength in the global economy after China Q4 GDP grew more than expected. The markets are also awaiting any signals from... Read More

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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are fractionally lower this morning. They closed steady to slightly higher in most contracts on Thursday. Weekly US export data will be published this morning with trade expectations ranging from 1.0 to 1.5 MMT. The International Grain...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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