Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal.
Prospects for a farm bill deal by year-end appear dim, although lawmakers insist they're close. The NYT reports.
Settlements for the JPMorgan Chase and Madoff case could possibly involve roughly $2 billion in penalties and a rare criminal action. The NYT reports.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the highest gasoline price of the year was in Needles, California at $4.95. The national average is $3.25 per gallon right now.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight into a few transportation stories, including IATA forecasting airlines will make $19.7 billion in 2014, and the FCC hearing on cell phone usage on planes.
Oil production in Mexico has declined 25 percent in the last 10 years. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Mexican Congress has approved an energy bill allowing foreign investment in oil.