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By Phil Stewart and Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will overhaul Washington's approach to supporting Syrian rebel forces following this year's deeply troubled launch of a U.S. military training program, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Friday. Carter hinted the new approach would focus more on enabling forces already on the ground to battle Islamic State. The original U.S. military effort sought to train entire units outside Syria, at sites in Turkey and Jordan, and then send them back into the civil war.
NEW YORK (AP) — A voting member of the Federal Reserve's policy committee said Friday that he believes the economy is on a satisfactory track and that an increase in interest rates is likely to be appropriate in either October or December.