Ferguson at the White House and other headlines

Pres. Obama plans meetings about Ferguson at the White House today. (NY Times)

Ferguson mayor announces plan to increase minority hiring on the police force. (St. Louis Post Dispatch)

Congress crams unfinished agenda into final days. (AP) They have 11 days to fund the government. (NY Times)

The coming wave of anti-abortion laws. (Politico)

Hagel's side of the story. (Wall Street Journal)

Janay Rice speaks. (Today.com)

What are you reading this morning? Let us know in the comments, please.