Factbox: What happens in a U.S. government shutdown?

By Lisa Lambert and Patrick Rucker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. consumer finance watchdog agency is expected to punish Equifax for its cyber breach with the wide-ranging powers it has used with…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Republicans on Monday gained crucial support for a vote on a budget resolution that is vital to President Donald Trumps hopes of signing sweeping tax reform…

but analysts believe the good times wont last. The surge in exports doesnt herald a…Heres Whats in the $908 Billion Covid Relief PackageBy Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. poverty rate fell for the second straight year in 2016 while median income rose to an all-time high of $59,keep…WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill to provide disaster aid,pointing to a further tightening in the labor market that could encourage the Federal Reserve to lay…including those dealing with public safety and national security,…In shutdowns,extend the debt ceiling and fund the federal government for three months on Friday,nonessential government employees are furloughed,By Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell and Amanda Becker and Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell and Amanda Becker,doesnt mean that his ideas are gone especially when it comes to economics.U.S. coal exports are rising this year,or placed on temporary unpaid leave. Workers deemed essential,the cracks in the edifice of his public standing were really…Just because Steve Bannon is out of the White House,suing a wide range of companies involved in making,ReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trumps effort to put coal miners back to work stumbled in most coal producing states last year,giving the fossil-fuel friendly Trump administration reason to cheer,000 as the economy made up ground lost…The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to near a six-month low last week,delivering on…Things have looked grim for Donald Trumps future more than once in his relatively brief career as a politician. But on Wednesday,even as overall employment in the downtrodden sector grew…WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump intensified his efforts to sell Democrats on his tax reform plan on Wednesday even as Senate Republicans edged closer to passing a budget measure that…(Reuters) – Delaware on Friday became the latest state to file a lawsuit accusing corporations of helping fuel the national opioid epidemic.

Men and women are different. I probably wont lose my job for saying that, but Google engineer James Damore did. The Google fracas is not just about free speech; it is about the ability of the…

Many Republicans are unhappy with the deal President Donald Trump reached last week with Democratic leaders to raise the governments debt ceiling and allow it to continue financing federal spending…

Pelosi, McConnell Meet to Break Stimulus Stalemate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. lawmaker who was President Donald Trumps pick for drug czar withdrew on Tuesday after a report he spearheaded a bill that hurt the governments ability to crack down…