Federal government enters partial shutdown after vote to continue funding fails in Senate
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Under new clause, workers can't be laid off because of budgetary reasons

The investigation centers on the administration's use of top staffers who were hired to work for the governor, but who on paper were listed as working for other state agencies

The measure would keep the government running through Dec. 22, when another, and more difficult, shutdown problem awaits

President Donald Trump formally endorsed Moore, and the Republican National Committee announced it was returning some of the support it had pulled

Flynn was forced to resign as national security adviser after misleading the White House and Vice President Mike Pence

Lawmakers believe the GOP plan will have devastating effects for Long Islanders

The senator’s legal troubles might not be over

The Nassau executive-elect promises to earn Nassau’s trust and to give everyone a seat at the table

The president’s unpopularity may have crept its way into voters’ minds at the ballot box

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