While there's no deal in the offing to bring an end to the government shutdown, it's already apparent what the political situation will be after there is one. Here's four things to expect.
Twitter hasn't turned a profit, gets more than half its revenue from mobile ads, and averaged 218 million active users each month in the second quarter, the social networking firm revealed Thursday. Still unknown heading into its IPO: What's a share worth?
House Speaker John Boehner may be thinking of raising the debt ceiling with the help of some Democratic votes – via a bill that includes tweaks to Obamacare, a tax-reform plan, and some reductions in entitlements.
The Capitol Hill car chase involving a Connecticut mother came just 2-1/2 weeks after a gunman killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard – and it came during the government shutdown.
Federal authorities have shut down Silk Road, one of the largest websites for drug trafficking and other criminal activities. The site existed under layers of secrecy and used electronic currency.