Arizona, New York and South Dakota have reached deals with the Interior Department to reopen Grand Canyon National Park, the Statue of Liberty National Monument andMount Rushmore during the government shutdown.
The partial government shutdown enters Day 10 frozen in the same place. All eyes will be on Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, who testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on the consequences if the debt ceiling is not raised by Oct. 17.
Federal Aviation Administration officials say 800 furloughed employees, including some safety inspectors, are being asked to return to work this week despite no end in sight to the partial government shutdown.
As the partial government shutdown enters Day 7, the anxiety level on Wall Street is on the upswing and stock prices are heading lower Monday as hardening stances on both sides of the political aisle over the weekend inches the world's largest...