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Default looming, Day 14 of shutdown, no solution

The United States moved perilously closer to an economy-rattling default and a partial government shutdown entered its third week as Senate Democratic and Republican leaders remained at odds over spending in their last-ditch negotiations to end the crises gripping the nation.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 10:37am EDT


Shutdown driving debate over role of government

The lingering federal shutdown is transforming a musty debate over the role of government in America into a coast-to-coast, prime-time reality show.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 07:11am EDT


Reid: Soft-spoken, combative Obama partner vs GOP

Harry Reid, the soft-spoken but pugilistic Senate majority leader, didn't wait for White House officials to declare their view of high-stakes talks over the government shutdown and debt.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 06:05am EDT


Timeline: Congress' path to federal shutdown

Monday - 10/14/2013, 05:10am EDT


Amid shutdown, runners protest at Valley Forge, Pa.

Dozens of people staged a protest run through Valley Forge National Historical Park on Sunday after a runner and others were ticketed amid the government shutdown.

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 09:45pm EDT

Tags: protest, National Park Service

Spending stumbling block to budget deal

Senate Republicans and Democrats hit an impasse Sunday over spending in their last-ditch struggle to avoid an economy-jarring default in just four days and end a partial government shutdown that's entering its third week.

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 09:43pm EDT

Tags: President Barack Obama, Harry Reid, mitch mcconnell, Senate

Senate GOP leader talks of bipartisan solution

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 03:20am EDT


Shutdown puts businesses, foreign workers in limbo

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 03:20am EDT


Md. and Va. food stamp websites go down due to nationwide system outage

There appear to be major problems with the Electronic Benefits Transfer System, the website that handles Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, Saturday.

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 02:04am EDT

Tags: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, food stamps, Department of Agriculture, Electronic Benefits Transfer System

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