A protester giving only her first name as Nancy holds up a sign calling for an end to the U.S. government shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 10, 2013. U.S. House of Representatives ... more 
A protester giving only her first name as Nancy holds up a sign calling for an end to the U.S. government shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington, October 10, 2013. U.S. House of Representatives Republicans are considering signing onto a short-term increase in the government's borrowing authority to buy time for negotiations on broader policy measures, according to a Republican leadership aide. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) less 
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Thu, Oct 10, 2013 12:28 PM EDT