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Gov’t Shutdown Enters Second Week, No End in Sight

The government shutdown enters its second week with no resolution in sight and ominous signs that the United States is moving closer to the possibility of the first-ever default in the nation's history.

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Plimoth Plantation Open During Government Shutdown

 

We took a call from the folks over at Plimoth Plantation, they reminded us that they are open during the government shutdown.  

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Obama Cancels Asia Trip to Deal With Shutdown

President Barack Obama is canceling a trip to Asia to stay in Washington and push for an elusive funding bill to get the nation's business up and running.

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Not All Federal Agencies Taking a Hit in Shutdown

As many high-profile agencies sit idle because of the federal government shutdown, some are humming along just fine.

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Pelosi: Republicans Can’t Even Talk to Themselves

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi says no progress has been made toward ending the government shutdown because "it's very hard to negotiate with the Republicans when they can't negotiate with themselves."

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Poll: Most Americans Unhappy With Republicans Over Gov. Shutdown

According to a new CBS News poll most Americans are unhappy with the GOP over Democrats when it comes to the Government Shutdown

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GOP Congressman Yells at Park Ranger at WWII Memorial

The Government shutdown has gotten a little bit ugly. On Wednesday, Republican U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer from Texas decided to confront a park ranger at the WWII memorial in Washington DC who was not allowing the public to enter the memorial during the shutdown. 

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Cape Cod Hit Hard By Shutdown

Caoe Cod is particularly hard-hit by the federal government shutdown.

With sunny weather at the start of the month, hundreds of tourists were turned away from the National Seashore yesterday. Lighthouses in Truro and Nauset are closed, and so is the Woods Hole Aquarium

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Obama Shortens Asia Trip Because of Shutdown

President Barack Obama is canceling two stops on his long-planned trip to Asia because of the partial government shutdown.

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Federal Shutdown May Scrap Boston College Army Game

The Defense Department says it has temporarily suspended all sports competitions at the service academies as a result of the partial government shutdown.

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