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Oct 16, 2013 at 10:35 PM
A woman described by lawmakers and aides as a long-time House stenographer has been removed from the chamber during a vote after she began shouting.
Oct 16, 2013 at 8:04 PM
President Barack Obama is thanking Democratic and Republican leaders in
the Senate for passing a deal to end the partial government shutdown and
avert a default.
Oct 16, 2013 at 4:07 PM
Lawmakers scrambled into action as soon as the news broke that Senate Majority and Minority Leaders
had reached an agreement to end the government shutdown and raise the
debt ceiling.
Oct 16, 2013 at 7:23 AM
The nation is now one day away from a potentially disastrous default as the partial government shutdown begins Day 16. Financial markets are in wait-and-see mode as all eyes turn to the Senate.
Oct 15, 2013 at 7:08 PM
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it is closing its regulatory
offices in Minnesota and Wisconsin because of the federal government
Oct 15, 2013 at 5:37 PM
A House Republican effort to advance a plan to reopen government and
avert an impending default collapsed late Tuesday when it became
apparent that House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, did not have the votes
to pass it.
Oct 15, 2013 at 1:46 PM
As expected, President Obama is rejecting a new House Republican plan to raise the debt ceiling and end the government shutdown.
Oct 15, 2013 at 11:56 AM
As the federal government shutdown drags on eight bars and restaurants in St. Paul are extending their offer of free beer for furloughed workers on Tuesdays.
Oct 15, 2013 at 7:10 AM
Could a deal be near to end the partial government shutdown and avoid financial calamity? Day 15 of the shutdown on Tuesday could be a defining moment in the federal budget stalemate
Oct 15, 2013 at 6:49 AM
A deal is said to be in the works to end the government shutdown and head off a debt ceiling crisis, at least until early this winter.
Oct 14, 2013 at 1:45 PM
A scheduled meeting between President Obama and top congressional leaders has been postponed while negotiators grow closer to a deal  to avert default and end the government shutdown.
Oct 14, 2013 at 11:56 AM
President Obama prepared to meet Monday with congressional leaders, as the Senate's top Democrat said lawmakers are close to a deal that could avert a government default later this week.
Oct 14, 2013 at 8:41 AM
A popular and controversial sports supplement widely sold in the USA and other countries is secretly spiked with a chemical similar to methamphetamine that appears to have its origins as an illicit designer recreational drug, according to new tests...
Oct 14, 2013 at 7:31 AM
The partial federal government shutdown begins Day 14 amid even greater anxiety. The nation could face its first-ever default if the debt ceiling is not raised by Thursday. Here's what you need to know on Monday, Oct. 14:
Oct 14, 2013 at 6:22 AM
Another year, another small raise for millions of people who rely on Social Security, veterans' benefits and federal pensions.