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AP National News Calendar

September 23, 2016

Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of Sept. 25-Oct. 1. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute.

The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EDT), unless otherwise noted:

SUNDAY: No events of note.

MONDAY: Census Bureau releases the new residential sales report, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases new home sales for August, 10 a.m.

TUESDAY: Standard & Poor’s releases S&P/Case-Shiller index of home prices for July, 9 a.m.; The Conference Board releases the Consumer Confidence Index for September, 10 a.m.

WEDNESDAY: Commerce Department releases durable goods for August, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve Chair Yellen testifies to House Financial Services Committee about bank regulation, 10 a.m.

THURSDAY: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product, 8:30 a.m.; National Association of Realtors releases pending home sales index for August, 10 a.m.

FRIDAY: Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for August, 8:30 a.m.

SATURDAY: No events of note.

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SUNDAY, SEPT. 25

WASHINGTON — Israeli American Council National Conference Day Two. Speakers include Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and former Ambassadors to the United Nations Ron Prosor and Dore Gold.

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MONDAY, SEPT. 26

President Barack Obama hosts the eighth White House Tribal Nations Conference for the nation’s 567 federally recognized tribes.

WASHINGTON — Israeli American Council National Conference final day. Speakers include Rep. Tony Cardenas, D-Calif.; Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz.; and Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson

WASHINGTON — Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee holds hearings to examine threats to U.S. 15 years after the 9/11 attacks, with testimony from FBI Director James Comey, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and National Counterterrorism Center Director Nicholas Rasmussen.

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry leads the U.S. delegation to Cartagena, Colombia, for the signing of the peace pact between the Colombia government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ash Carter travels to Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, to speak on the future of U.S. nuclear capability.

HEMPSTEAD, New York. — First televised 2016 presidential candidate debate, 9 p.m.

BERLIN — Germany’s Ifo institute releases its monthly business confidence index, a key indicator for Europe’s biggest economy.

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TUESDAY, SEPT. 27

WASHINGTON — Senate Foreign Relations subcommittee hearings examine the threat from North Korea.

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ash Carter reviews nuclear facilities in New Mexico.

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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 28

WASHINGTON — Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearings look at the regional effect of Syria’s civil war on Syria, Turkey and Iraq, with testimony from Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

WASHINGTON — House Judiciary Committee hearing overseeing the Federal Bureau of Investigation, with testimony from FBI Director James Comey.

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ash Carter in New Mexico meets with personnel at Kirtland Air Force Base, tours Sandia and Los Alamos national laboratories.

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THURSDAY, SEPT. 29

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Ash Carter delivers a speech in San Diego, California, on the ongoing security challenges in the Asia-Pacific region, then travels to Honolulu to host the U.S- Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) defense informal meeting.

BERLIN — Germany’s Federal Labor Agency releases September unemployment figures for Europe’s biggest economy.

PepsiCo Inc. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.

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FRIDAY, SEPT. 30

No events of note.

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SATURDAY, OCT. 1

No events of note.

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