Stopgap Spending Bill To Be Unveiled As Congress Finishes Upongress is quickening its pace toward adjourning late this week, marching toward a final vote on legislation boosting medical research and speeding drug approvals and readying a stopgap spending bill to prevent the government from shutting down this weekend.
Sen. Ted Cruz Joins Protest At WWII Memorial In WashingtonA crowd converged on the World War II Memorial on the National Mall on Sunday, pushing past barriers to protest the memorial's closing under the government shutdown.
Many Unpaid Federal Workers Applying For UnemploymentFriday is payday for many people, but for many federal workers this week or next could be the last paycheck they get for a while.
Furloughed Workers Protest At Social Security BuildingThe second day of a partial U.S. government shutdown brought a protest to Dallas’ Social Security Administration building along Central Expressway.
Water Main Break Shuts Down Six FlagsThere was no fun or fright at Six Flags on September 28, what was supposed to be the opening night of Fright Fest.
Exide Plant In Frisco To Shut Down, Layoff EmployeesExide says it has notified 120 employees at its battery recycling plant in Frisco that they will be laid off on November 30.
Government Shutdown Likely Averted As Tax Talks Go OnThat vote is on track for Friday afternoon, but a stopgap bill could be needed to fund the government into next week.
HOV Lanes Closed For Construction