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Fed Meeting Update
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the Federal Reserve's landmark two-day policy meeting which began Tuesday. The central bank is expected to raise interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade. All times local.
Yellen: Fed 'Patient'
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Federal Reserve remains patient in deciding when to start raising interest rates because too many Americans remain unemployed, wage growth remains sluggish and inflation is running below the Fed's target.
Stocks Higher on Yellen Remarks
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures rose in pre-market trading Tuesday as new Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled the central bank would continue to dial back its stimulus program if the economy keeps improving.