Fed rate chatter can't slow stocks

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 2:26 a.m.

The stock market rose for a third straight day Wednesday despite a report from the Federal Reserve that showed a growing chorus of central bank officials willing to raise interest rates sooner rather than later.

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