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FILE - In this photo March 22, 2013, file photo, the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington. There’s plenty that won’t get done if thousands of federal employees are barred from working until dysfunctional Washington agrees on a plan to restore funding. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
How shutdown affects key parts of federal governmentHow shutdown affects key parts of federal government
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United States Park Police officer Fernandez, right, inform tourist that the Statue of Liberty is closed, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in New York. The National Park Service announced that the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island would be closed Saturday "due to a lapse in appropriations." Late Friday, the Senate failed to approve legislation to keep the government from shutting down after the midnight deadline. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Shutdown divides services into essential and non-essentialVisiting the Statue of Liberty deemed a non-essential service during government shutdown that splits the must-have and the can-waits
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CORRECTS NAME TO FAVIOLA BENITEZ CALDERON INSTEAD OF FABIOLA BENITEZ, AND CORRECTS THAT SHE IS NO LONGER MISSING  This 2010 photo provided by Alex Ocampo shows Faviola Benitez Calderon, who was killed when mudslides hit the home she and her husband rented with his brother's family in Montecito, Calif., where they cared for million-dollar homes as gardeners and a housekeeper. Authorities say her body was located about 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, by a dog team. Her 10-year-old son Jonathan was killed, her husband Victor Benitez and their 2-year-old son were injured and remain in the hospital. The Benitez family are part of Montecito's immigrant work force which suffered outsize losses in the deadly Jan. 9 mudslides.  (Alex Ocampo via AP)
Mudslides take heavy toll on immigrants serving posh townRecent mudslides in a star-studded California coastal town took a heavy toll on gardeners and housekeepers, with members of working immigrant families accounting for nearly a third of the deaths.
The Associated Press2 hours ago
The sign at the Ellis Island ferry cue informs visitors that there was no access to the island or to the Statue of Liberty, due to the government shutdown, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 in New York. When a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration forced scores of federal government agencies and outposts to close their doors, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island had to turn away visitors, due to what the National Park Service described as "a lapse in appropriations." (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some notVisitors can still ride snowmobiles and snow coaches into Yellowstone National Park to gaze at the geysers and buffalo herds, despite the federal government shutdown
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Bank says executive is gone; no comment on harassment probeBank of America confirms high-profile senior executive has left the company, but it won't comment on reports of investigation into sexual harassment allegations
The Associated Press9 hours ago
The Capitol is seen on the first day of a government shutdown after a divided Senate rejected a funding measure, in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Long shutdown could hurt economy, a short one just 'a blip'Economists say a lengthy government shutdown could hurt economy, but a short one would be just 'a blip'
The Associated Press10 hours ago
France's President Emmanuel Macron, gestures, during his meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (Christophe Petit Tesson, Pool via AP)
French president warns that UK can't keep full access to EUFrench President Emmanuel Macron has warned Britain that it cannot maintain full access to the European Union's market
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Farmers and activists of the "ZAD" movement (Zone to Defend) celebrate after French PM announced the government's official decision to abandon the airport project, in Notre-Dame-des-Landes, outside the city of Nantes, western France, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe says that the government has decided against building an airport in western France that has mobilized nearly a decade of sometimes violent protests and he told protesters occupying the site that they must leave. (AP Photo/Mathieu Pattier)
French airport activists start unblocking roadFrench activists say they are have started to unblock a road they used to occupy, in a move that eases tensions three days after the government abandoned plans to build a new airport in the west
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 29 2013 file photo, French chef Paul Bocuse tastes a dish during the "Bocuse d'Or" (Golden Bocuse) trophy, at the 14th World Cuisine contest, in Lyon, central France. French interior minister announces Saturday Jan.20, 2018 that Paul Bocuse, a master of French cuisine, has died at 91. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File)
The Latest: Danish chef behind Noma thanks BocuseThe Danish chef behind one of Europe's most famous restaurants, Noma, the Michelin-starred eatery that was named as the world's No. 1 restaurant four times, thanked Paul Bocuse for "a lifetime of work and inspiration."
The Associated Press15 hours ago
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