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  1. US Congress

    US Senate to vote on Thursday on opposing bids to end shutdown

  2. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks to the media ahead of a possible partial governm

    Schumer to force vote on US decision to lift sanctions on Russia firms

    U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said on Saturday he will force a vote soon on a resolution to disapprove the Trump administration's ...
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    Commentary: Here's how the US govt shutdown will end

    A study of 18 US government shutdowns since 1977 has surprising findings, says one observer.
  4. Sun shines on the U.S. Capitol Dome as budget legislation deadlines loom for a potential federal go

    Trump warns government shutdown could be lengthy

  5. U.S. Air Force handout photo of Army engineers installing concertina wire on the Anzalduas Internat

    In heated on-camera clash, Trump bickers with top Democrats on border wall

    U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday vowed to go around Congress and utilise the U.S. military to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border even ...
  6. A woman stands outside a building of ZTE Beijing research and development center in Beijing

    US Senate backers of ZTE measure ready to battle Trump over Chinese firm

    U.S. senators who back a clampdown on China's ZTE Corp said on Tuesday they intend to fight for the measure, and urged fellow lawmakers not to ...
  7. The logo of China's ZTE Corp is seen on a building in Nanjing

    US lawmakers plan legislation to block Trump deal with ZTE

    U.S. senators planned legislation on Thursday that would roll back an agreement President Donald Trump's administration announced to ease ...
  8. US Congress

    Another shutdown looms as US Congress haggles over spending

    Republicans and Democrats have spent the past several weeks thrashing out a roughly US$1.2 trillion deal on spending for the remainder of the ...
  9. Paul Ryan

    Republicans rebuff students' call for stricter gun controls

    Student survivors of the Valentine's Day assault met with members of Congress to urge curbs on gun sales but found little enthusiasm for ...
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    US Senate leaders reach budget deal on eve of shutdown deadline

    The deal, months in the making, was seen as a major achievement for both the ruling Republicans and opposition Democrats in a deeply divided ...