A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are mixed after Monday's gains. We get housing starts and import/export price data this morning while the two-day Fed meeting begins today.
-Hurricane Maria is now a potentially catastrophic Category 5 storm, bearing down on Puerto Rico. It could hit the island on Wednesday and be the most powerful storm to slam Puerto Rico in 85 years.
NORTH KOREA THREAT/DEFENSE
-President Trump will reportedly use the strongest possible terms to call for international cooperation on North Korea during his U.N. speech today.