DC charities reduce services amid shutdown

Some DC charities reduce services, furlough workers as funding runs out due to shutdown

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 05:10pm EDT

Military commissaries reopen amid shutdown

Military commissaries worldwide returned to normal operating schedules on Monday as the nation entered its second week of partial government shutdown.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 04:59pm EDT

Obama urges Boehner to hold vote to reopen gov't

Obama tells Boehner he won't negotiate under threat of "economic chaos"

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 03:50pm EDT

Congress less liked than witches, IRS, hemorrhoids

While Congress tries to settle its differences in the midst of a partial government shutdown, Americans have united in holding hemorrhoids in higher regard than those holding office.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 02:57pm EDT

DC mayor seeks meeting with Obama on US shutdown

DC mayor seeks meeting with Obama, congressional leaders on government shutdown

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 02:20pm EDT

Va. delegate wants federal workers protected from debt collection

Virginia Del. Bob Marshall, R-Manassas, doesn't want to see federal workers who live in Virginia end up in court for debt collections because of the government shutdown, so he will propose legislation to give feds a break.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 01:32pm EDT

Mine deaths amid government shutdown alarm UMWA

UMWA alarmed by coal mine deaths amid government shutdown; regular inspections going undone

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 11:40am EDT

Senate Dems to try passing debt ceiling increase

Democrats controlling the Senate plan to move quickly toward a vote to allow the government to borrow more money, challenging Republicans to a filibuster showdown as the time remaining to stop a first-ever default on U.S. obligations ticks by.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 10:02am EDT

Shutdown takes its toll on White House operations

Now in its second week, the partial government shutdown has taken its toll on the White House, where about 3 of 4 staffers have been furloughed, barred even from checking the BlackBerrys they usually clutch like worry beads.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 09:54am EDT

Congressional phones, emails go dark because of furloughed staffers

When national events spiral out of control, it is not uncommon for people to reach out to their member of Congress. But good luck with that during the government shutdown.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 07:02am EDT

Back pay for furloughed workers slows in Senate

House-passed bill to deliver back pay for furloughed workers slows in Senate

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 04:30am EDT

IntelliDyne employees donate PTO to help furloughed contractors

Voluntary donations by more than half of IntelliDyne employees are going to help furloughed government contractors.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 04:29am EDT

Shutdown takes its toll on White House operations

Now in its second week, the partial government shutdown has taken its toll on the White House, where about 3 of 4 staffers have been furloughed, barred even from checking the BlackBerrys they usually clutch like worry beads.

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 03:59am EDT

At least 26,000 file for unemployment in DC, Md.

At least 26,000 federal workers file for unemployment in DC, Maryland during shutdown

Tuesday - 10/08/2013, 02:26am EDT
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Furlough adds insult to injury for Park Police officer

For one local man and his family, getting furloughed during the federal shutdown truly does add insult to injury.

Monday - 10/07/2013, 11:40pm EDT

Academy football teams begin second uncertain week

Army, Navy, Air Force football start 2nd uncertain week, hopeful shutdown won't affect games

Monday - 10/07/2013, 06:30pm EDT

Civilian Naval Academy faculty return to work

Classes are returning to normal at the U.S. Naval Academy as all civilian faculty return after being furloughed last week due to the partial federal government shutdown.

Monday - 10/07/2013, 04:34pm EDT

Shutdown scuttles annual fall pony roundup in Va

Government shutdown scuttles annual fall pony roundup on Eastern Shore of Virginia

Monday - 10/07/2013, 04:26pm EDT
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