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Snow falls on the 23rd day of the partial government shutdown at the White House on Jan. 13, 2019 in Washington.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Melania Trump's office cut in half and White House residence has skeleton crew during shutdown
4 hours 6 min ago
January 15, 2019
Gov. Tim Walz and other state officials on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, told reporters about the impact of the partial federal government shutdown on the state budget and discussed plans for mitigating its impact. DANA FERGUSON / FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Minnesota feels pinch of government shutdown, enters 'uncharted territory'
21 hours 53 min ago
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US air traffic controllers are working without pay. Their Canadian 'coworkers' sent pizza.
23 hours 44 min ago
File photo of a Delta jet at Grand Forks International Airport. (Logan Werlinger/Grand Forks Herald)
Delta warns of airfare drag as shutdown hits travel demand
January 15, 2019 - 10:47am
January 14, 2019
Myron Frans, Minnesota’s management and budget commissioner
Minn. rushes to approve February food stamps help
January 14, 2019 - 9:52pm
January 13, 2019
On Jan. 1, Day 11 of the partial government shutdown, the U.S. Capitol dome is viewed through a reflection of the American flag on Capitol Hill.   Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Big companies jump in to help employees, clients amid shutdown
January 13, 2019 - 11:40am
January 12, 2019
A photo of a computer with the GoFundMe site started by Brian Kolfage to fund the border wall. Screen image was taken at 7:45 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20.
Border wall GoFundMe to refund $20 million - unless donors want to give to it again
January 12, 2019 - 5:14pm
Longest shutdown in US history puts pressure on North Dakota, Minnesota lawmakers
January 12, 2019 - 2:36pm
President Donald Trump speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.  Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Trump: 'We will be out for a long time' unless Democrats budge
January 12, 2019 - 1:23pm
President Donald Trump, surrounded by members of the National Border Patrol Council, talks to reporters Thursday about funding he's requested for a wall on the border with Mexico. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
No immediate plan to declare national emergency for border wall, Trump says
January 12, 2019 - 11:06am
January 10, 2019
Hundreds of federal workers rallied and listened to speakers at the headquarters of the AFL-CIO before they marched to an area in front of the White House Thursday. Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson
Federal workers demand end to government shutdown at White House protest
January 10, 2019 - 5:05pm
January 8, 2019
In pressing his case for border wall funding to end the partial government shutdown Tuesday night, President Donald Trump cited not only national security but also health concerns for detained migrants, drug trafficking and gang violence during his first prime-time Oval Office address. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump makes public case for border wall in Oval Office address
January 8, 2019 - 9:52pm
TSA lines at Hector International Airport in Fargo have not been affected by the partial federal government shutdown. Forum file photo
Airport exec says rumors of longer TSA lines 'overblown'
January 8, 2019 - 6:09pm
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Shutdown stalls Trump farm bailout created in response to trade war
January 8, 2019 - 6:00pm
President Donald Trump with Vice President Mike Pence during the signing ceremony for the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act at Wheeler-Sack Army Air Field in Fort Drum, N.Y., August 13, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018The New York Times)
Trump to make prime-time address, visit US-Mexico border amid shutdown stalemate
January 8, 2019 - 10:49am
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