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Democrats ignore Donald Trump's 'wasting time' warning, offer border security plan with no money for Mexico wall
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Democrats ignore Donald Trump's 'wasting time' warning, offer border security plan with no money for Mexico wall

The high-stakes talks between Donald Trump and the Democrats are taking place against the backdrop of another possible shutdown in mid-February — an outcome that Trump's GOP allies in the Senate are especially eager to avoid.

Donald Trump insists on US-Mexico border wall again; says 'negotiators wasting time if not talking about physical barrier'
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Donald Trump insists on US-Mexico border wall again; says 'negotiators wasting time if not talking about physical barrier'

US president Donald Trump has once again insisted that Congressional negotiators working on a compromise border security deal include money for his proposed wall between Mexico and the southern US border.

Donald Trump will refrain from repeating US govt shutdown after the last one blew up in his face
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Donald Trump will refrain from repeating US govt shutdown after the last one blew up in his face

US president Donald Trump learned over the past month a valuable Washington lesson that old-timers like House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell learned long ago: Shutdowns never work.

US federal agencies to resume operations today as government shutdown ends, logistical delays expected
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US federal agencies to resume operations today as government shutdown ends, logistical delays expected

It will take US federal agencies days to dig out from weeks of unread emails and deal with other logistical issues like expired email passwords or ID badges, agency officials said. Furloughed workers were told not to read emails or answer phone calls while off duty.

Donald Trump caves in, says will reopen US Govt till 15 February and he doesn't get any money for border wall
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Donald Trump caves in, says will reopen US Govt till 15 February and he doesn't get any money for border wall

US president Donald Trump who dragged 800,000 government workers through a 35 day shutdown and bragged that he would not "cave" finally did, re-opening the government for a temporary 3 week period as public opinion against him has risen to an all time high.

'The stress is getting to everyone': US Govt shutdown pushes US air travel system to the brink; safety fears spiral
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'The stress is getting to everyone': US Govt shutdown pushes US air travel system to the brink; safety fears spiral

The strain of a 34-day partial government shutdown is weighing on America's air-travel system, both the federal workers who make it go and the airlines that depend on them.

'The Govt is closed': Nancy Pelosi denies Donald Trump access to US Congress for State of the Union address
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'The Govt is closed': Nancy Pelosi denies Donald Trump access to US Congress for State of the Union address

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday she will not authorize a State of the Union address in the House chamber during the government shutdown, rejecting plans by President Donald Trump to deliver the speech next week in front of a joint session of Congress.

Donald Trump issues high stakes dare to Democrats, plans to deliver State of the Union next week 'on location'
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Donald Trump issues high stakes dare to Democrats, plans to deliver State of the Union next week 'on location'

US President Donald Trump said Wednesday he intends to deliver his State of the Union speech to a joint session of Congress next week, dismissing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's argument that adequate security can't be provided during the partial government shutdown.

US govt partial shutdown: FBI agents claim lack of funds negatively impacting investigations, prosecutions
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US govt partial shutdown: FBI agents claim lack of funds negatively impacting investigations, prosecutions

FBI agents complained that the US government shutdown is preventing them from paying informants, hindering narcotics busts and renewing security clearances

US Senate to vote Thursday on two proposals to end shutdown; Chuck Schumer urges Republicans to sign on 'stop-gap' bill
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US Senate to vote Thursday on two proposals to end shutdown; Chuck Schumer urges Republicans to sign on 'stop-gap' bill

Each proposal would require 60 votes to advance in the 100-member body, a high threshold, given the current level of partisan rancor over who is to blame for the shutdown.

It's an end of everything, say federal workers, turn to food banks as US govt shutdown crosses one-month mark
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It's an end of everything, say federal workers, turn to food banks as US govt shutdown crosses one-month mark

A month since the US government shutdown began, dozens of federal employees have been lining up in Brooklyn for basics. Customs, tax and emergency management officials are all among the crowd, having gone unemployed since 22 December.

Lady Gaga slams Donald Trump, Mike Pence for ongoing federal government shutdown during Las Vegas performance
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Lady Gaga slams Donald Trump, Mike Pence for ongoing federal government shutdown during Las Vegas performance

Lady Gaga stopped her performance midway to criticise US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence for the ongoing government shutdown.

Donald Trump offers ‘Dreamers’ deal in bid to end shutdown; Democrats reject proposal as non-starter
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Donald Trump offers ‘Dreamers’ deal in bid to end shutdown; Democrats reject proposal as non-starter

In a bid to break the shutdown stalemate, US president Donald Trump on Saturday offered to extend temporary protections for young people brought to the US illegally as children and those fleeing disaster zones in exchange for his long-promised border wall.

Donald Trump postpones Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Afghanistan, Brussels; says ‘excursion to be rescheduled’ after govt shutdown
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Donald Trump postpones Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Afghanistan, Brussels; says ‘excursion to be rescheduled’ after govt shutdown

US president Donald Trump has postponed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to meet military officials and troops in Afghanistan and Brussels, saying she was needed in Washington DC for negotiations to end the partial government shutdown.

Democrats ask Donald Trump to delay 29 January State of the Union speech till after govt shutdown ends
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Democrats ask Donald Trump to delay 29 January State of the Union speech till after govt shutdown ends

Shutdown pressure on US president Donald Trump mounted Wednesday as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on him to delay his Jan. 29 State of the Union address and his own economists acknowledged the prolonged standoff was having a greater economic drag than previously thought.

High drama, few results as Trump warns of 'long' govt shutdown: White House shifts tactics as next deadline to pay federal workers approaches
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High drama, few results as Trump warns of 'long' govt shutdown: White House shifts tactics as next deadline to pay federal workers approaches

Staring down the next deadline to pay federal workers, the White House shifted tactics Tuesday, trying to bypass House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to negotiate with rank-and-file lawmakers even as President Donald Trump dug in for a prolonged shutdown

Donald Trump treats college football champions to burgers and fries after shutdown closes White House kitchen
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Donald Trump treats college football champions to burgers and fries after shutdown closes White House kitchen

The Clemson Tigers were invited by Donald Trump to the White House to celebrate their national championship win over the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Daily Bulletin: Rahul Gandhi to address 15 rallies in UP after SP-BSP alliance; Al-Badr commander killed in Kulgam encounter; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Rahul Gandhi to address 15 rallies in UP after SP-BSP alliance; Al-Badr commander killed in Kulgam encounter; day's top stories

Today's top stories: Rajasthan BJP MLAs to elect their leader today; Congress ready with plan for UP, Rahul Gandhi to address 15 rallies; Missy Elliott becomes first female hip-hop artist inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame; and more.

Donald Trump walks back 'national emergency' threat as US govt shutdown becomes longest ever in country's history
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Donald Trump walks back 'national emergency' threat as US govt shutdown becomes longest ever in country's history

US president Donald Trump has no escape route from America’s government shutdown of his own making than to declare a national emergency so he can funnel funds from his own government departments to build his promised border wall along the US Mexico border.

Donald Trump asks US law enforcement official how many Pakistanis are apprehended at southern border
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Donald Trump asks US law enforcement official how many Pakistanis are apprehended at southern border

Trump asked the question when a law enforcement official briefed him on the security situation on the border and listed out the name of the countries whose citizens were nabbed at the border a day earlier.