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A 19th-century law could get administration officials fired, or even imprisoned if they make the wrong the choices while the government is shut down.
The federal government shutdown is already affecting contractors and threatens to dampen private-sector employment, at least in the near-term.
Business leaders fear bigger problems ahead with the GOP, and now they're taking sides with a president whose agenda they have vigorously opposed.
The long-awaited health insurance websites were besieged by millions of visitors, which overwhelmed the system in many cases.
The U.S. Treasury on Tuesday started using its last tools for pushing back the day when the government will run out of legal borrowing authority.
Speaker of the House John Boehner on Tuesday said the government shutdown could last a week or longer, a top aide to the Republican leader told CNBC.
If Congress forces the US Treasury to default on its payments, it could wreak much deeper havoc than the ongoing government shutdown.
The government is furloughing 800,000 workers in the shutdown. How much do you suppose this shutdown is costing? Millions? Billions?
Although there's no substitute for seeing Old Faithful or the National Zoo's pandas in person, experts say people aren't entirely out of luck.
President Obama castigated the tea party for shutting down the government over an "ideological crusade" on health care reform.
Congress plunged the government into a partial shutdown as a long-running dispute over President Obama's health care law stalled a funding bill.
The SEC announces a record $14 million award to a whistleblower who helped recover "substantial" investor funds.
President Obama's landmark health-care reform law hits a momentous milestone Tuesday, as government-run insurance marketplaces open for business.
A group of visiting WWII veterans have illegally entered the World War II (WWII) Memorial in Washington, which has been closed due to the shutdown.
The shutdown, if lengthy enough, could hit home mortgage refinances as well, delay rate locks and result in costly extension fees.
The government shutdown will have an immediate impact on workers at the Pentagon. But for the defense contractors? No big deal right now.
The government shut down. But so far, are you feeling the void? What about the government do you miss? Here's what you told us on Twitter.
"The idea of putting the American people's hard-earned progress at risk is the height of irresponsibility and doesn't have to happen," Obama said.
A new study finds historic slippage in the trust many hold in their elected leaders to fix the nation's biggest problems. NBCNews.com reports.
If you think politicians are up in arms about Obamacare, you must not be old enough to remember the ugliness surrounding Medicare and Social Security.
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