The U.S. House of Representatives passed a $10.9 billion extension of U.S. transportation funding through May 2015, to avert cutbacks in August.» Read More
CNBC's John Harwood reports the House is still clearly divided on a debt deal. The House proposal is still being tweaked.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid denounces a measure reportedly being considered by House Republicans, warning that it brings the country closer to a default even as ratings agencies are "talking" about a downgrade of U.S. debt "as early as tonight."
The Fed won't taper its bond-buying program for three or four months because of the D.C. budget overhang, said David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management.
The stock market is not overvalued right now, but it's no bargain anymore, Leon Cooperman, chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors, told CNBC on Tuesday.
U.S. Senators indicated they were close to reaching a deal that would reopen the government and push back a possible default, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Discussing some opportunities in the market as the government remains shut down, with Stephanie Link of TheStreet. Link looks at the auto and aerospace sectors.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow says there is "no need" for the U.S. to default on its Treasurys.
A NBC News/WSJ poll found 53 percent of participants blame the Republicans in Congress for the government shutdown. CNBC's Larry Kudlow says there are repercussions to the Republican party that we do not know about yet.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the Twitter IPO will not be delayed in spite of the government shutdown.
64 percent of participants of a CNBC survey say mothers-in-law are more favorable than Congress, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. Even 53 percent like hemorrhoids better.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports how the government shutdown is impacting folks in Cherry Hill.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from San Francisco about the impact from the government shutdown.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports there are some entertainment industry events on hold amid the government shutdown.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on some interesting events happening around the government shutdown. He focuses on Chris Cox who volunteered his time to mow the lawn at the Lincoln Memorial.
CNBC's John Harwood says all attention is focused on the Senate, where Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell both came to the Senate floor today to express their optimism that a deal would be struck.
The expectation that a debt deal may be forthcoming from talks in the Senate is "very possible," Sen. Bob Corker told CNBC.
The "Fast Money" traders discuss the current market environment, and how investors should play stocks come Monday.
NBC's Luke Russert reports GOP leadership aids are concerned over a difference in opinions between Harry Reid and President Obama.
President Obama and House Republicans did not agree on an extension of the nation’s borrowing authority, but both sides agreed to keep talking.
Facing a looming federal default, the House GOP leadership will meet with President Obama at the White House on Thursday in a bid to resolve the budget deadlock.