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The Democratic leadership in the Senate says the negotiations haven't "collapsed." Senators wait to see the GOP's plan, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Dissecting today's market activity, is Michelle Perry Higgins, California Financial Advisors; Michael Farr, Farr, Miller, and Washington; and Sam Stovall, S&P Capital.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Jay Sukits, University of Pittsburgh; Oliver Pursche, Gary Goldberg Financial Services; and Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus.
David Kennedy of TrustedSEC and Shelby Holliday, a Channel One reporter, discuss young people's problems with Obamacare.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on continuing glitches with health care exchanges under Obamacare
Steve East, Height Analytics, explains why no deal by Friday in DC could be ugly for the markets. Ron Insana, CNBC contributor, weighs in.
Sen. John Barrasso, (R-WY), says people are united in getting the government up and running, but we "need to get spending under control; it's what is concerning the markets."
The puppets from the CNBC Digital Workshop are back as actual voices of bickering politicians in Washington.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche, Diana Olick, and Julia Boorstin report on some unintended consequences the government shutdown is causing in the media business, with mortgages, and delaying Dodd-Frank.
Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; Greg Ip, The Economist; Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group; and Lance Roberts, STA Wealth Management CEO, weigh in on the markets amid many uncertainties. "Buy on dip mentality has worked, but have cash as a hedge," says Hughes.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at the day's market action. "The markets behaved as though a deal in Washington was imminent" he added.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the potential Senate deal that would extend government funding to January.
Michael Crofton, Philadelphia Trust Company, and Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ, weigh in on the impact of the postponement of a meeting in Washington. "Markets are expecting a solution" adds Crofton.
Rep. Adam Schiff, (D-CA), and Rep. Ann Wagner, (R-MO), provide perspective into Washington's ability to come to a deal to avert the debt limit crisis. "It's time for solution, right now" adds Rep. Wagner.
Netflix is in talks with Comcast to offer online video service. Laura Martin, Needham & Co., and Colleen Taylor, TechCrunch, weigh in on the value a cable deal may add to the streaming service.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports the biggest momentum stocks in the Nasdaq including Facebook and Pandora.
Joesph Perella, Perella Weinberg Partners, tells CNBC's Maria Bartiromo "business decision makers don't like uncertainty; a lot of activity is driven by energy, chemical, and telecom sectors."
CNBC's Jeff Cox says Wall Street has stopped paying attention to what's going on in Washington and that the market growth has come from "panic buying."
Joesph Perella, Perella Weinberg Partners, tells CNBC's Maria Bartiromo "you can't make a living trying to day-trade in this environment."
Discussing the impact of a possible deal in Washington, is Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds, and Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel.