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Federal Workers Back To Work After 16-Day Shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of furloughed federal workers are returning to work across the country after 16 days off the job.

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Senate Reaches Bipartisan Deal to End Gov’t Shutdown, Raise Debt Ceiling

It may have taken more than two weeks, but the government finally looks set to reopen. At least until early 2014, that is.

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Construction Of New Homes Continued To Rise In August
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US Builder Confidence Dips Amid Budget Impasse

U.S. home builders were less confident in the housing market in October, reflecting their uncertainty over the budget impasse in Washington.

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Religious Leaders Pray On Steps Of US Capitol As Debt Limit Deadline Looms
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GOP Senator Says Deal In Hand To Avoid Default

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator says she understands Senate leaders have reached an agreement to avoid a Treasury default and reopen the government after a 16-day partial shutdown.

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Government Shutdown Enters 2nd Week
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House GOP Preps Separate Debt Limit, Funding Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republican leaders are planning to push their own bill to reopen the government and avoid a financial default.

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Government Shutdown Enters Second Week
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Obama Calls Boehner, Says He Still Won’t Negotiate

WASHINGTON (AP) — A spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner (BAY-nur) says President Barack Obama has called the speaker to say he still won't negotiate on ending the partial government shutdown or raising the nation's debt limit.

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Congress Still Divided As Government Shutdown Enters Third Day
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Pelosi: Republicans Can’t Even Talk To Themselves

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says no progress has been made toward ending the government shutdown because "it's very hard to negotiate with the Republicans when they can't negotiate with themselves."

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Biden Cancels Speech At LGBT Event Amid Shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is canceling a speech to an influential gay rights group because of the government shutdown.

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Rally In Los Angeles Calls For Action Against Climate Change
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Shutdown Hits Tribes, But Some Services Continue

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Indian tribes across the U.S. are preparing to suspend some federal programs and pay for others out of pocket as a partial federal shutdown takes effect.

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Badlands National Park Closed Due To Government Shutdown
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Lake Meredith Closed, 36 Park Employees On Furlough

The government shutdown is affecting Lake Meredith.

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