St. Louis faith leaders urge peace, justice amid turmoil

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Leaders of several faiths on Tuesday called for peace and justice amid the turmoil that followed the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the 2011 death of a black man.

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  • Written by By JIM SALTER and SUMMER BALLENTINE , Associated Press

Trump's lawyer to publicly testify in Senate next month

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lawyer will return to Capitol Hill for a public hearing next month after the Senate intelligence committee abruptly canceled a closed-door staff interview Tuesday morning.

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  • Written by By ERIC TUCKER and MARY CLARE JALONICK , Associated Press

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — It will come as no surprise if the Federal Reserve has an announcement to make when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday: That it's ready to begin paring its enormous $4.5 trillion portfolio containing Treasurys and mortgage bonds.

  • Written by By MARTIN CRUTSINGER , AP Economics Writer

Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map.

  • Written by By ROBIN McDOWELL , Associated Press