Falling stock prices, growing chaos in the Trump administration, higher interest rates, a US-China trade war and a global slowdown have combined to elevate perils for the economy
National Park Service says parks will remain 'as accessible as possible'
Majority of agencies and departments have secured funding and will continue operations, but 800,000 workers are affected
A person familiar with the matter said McGurk has quit because he objected to President Donald Trump's decision to pull out U.S. troops from Syria
Ginsburg, the leader of the court’s liberal wing and known to her fans as the Notorious RBG, has achieved an iconic status rare for Supreme Court justices
The president said to be increasingly frustrated with central bank chief
The impasse blocks money for nine of 15 Cabinet-level departments and dozens of agencies, including the departments of Homeland Security, Transportation, Interior, Agriculture, State and Justice
The annual Art Market at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian features traditional Native crafts, including textiles, jewelry and baskets.
The House and Senate will be in session Saturday to try and work out a deal
New assessment ordered by President Trump finds no votes were changes but that influence operations on social media continued in the run-up to November's vote
Minnesota prosecutors say they don’t have enough evidence, but an attorney for the victim says she will sue
But tensions remain as Turkish president says his country plans to carry out an assault in 'the coming months' on the Kurdish fighters who played a key role in US-led fight against the Islamic State in Syria