As much as 85 percent of workers in the Department of Homeland Security are deemed essential and would continue to work without pay during a shutdown. That figure was misstated in an earlier version of this article.
This story has been updated since it was first published to reflect that third-quarter U.S. GDP was confirmed at 5.0 percent.
Robert Pavlik serves as chief market strategist at Boston Private Wealth. A previous version of this article misstated the name of his employer.
This version corrects that in the next-to-last paragraph the company mentioned is Oracle.
This story has been updated to reflect that Health Care REIT will offer 17 million shares of its common stock in a secondary offering.
This story has been updated to reflect that Party Club of America does not represent any Party City stores.
This article has been updated to reflect that the political party created by Aleksandr Dugin is called the Eurasia Party.
Correction: This story has been updated to reflect the correct launch date for UberFRESH in Los Angeles. It was launched in August of last year.
This story has been updated to reflect the correct currency conversion for the euro.
The Dyson 360 Eye is scheduled to go on sale at the end of 2015 in the U.S. Best Buy anticipates rolling out more in-store Dyson shops, though didn't say how many.