Obama to designate 3 national monuments

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is designating three new national monuments for protection as historic or ecologically significant …

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Fed officials in no hurry to raise rates

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials struggled last month to assess when economic data might prompt them to raise interest rates from…

Religion news in brief

Vandals hit 2 more French cemeteries, overturn crucifixes PARIS (AP) — Dozens of gravesites have been vandalized in a two small-town graveya…