1. BCNN1 - Fred Price Jr. has stepped down as pastor of Crenshaw Christian Center in Los Angeles, CA. 2. WashPost - The White House issued an ominous warning to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday night, pledging that his regime would pay a “heavy price” if it carried out another chemical attack this year. 3. AP - Relatives of a black man who was gunned down by a white police officer in Louisiana’s capital are suing the city on Tuesday, claiming the shooting fit a pattern of racist behavior and excessive force by its police force.