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Hopes for resolution die as federal shutdown moves into workweek

WASHINGTON — Congress failed to reach a deal late Sunday to end the federal shutdown, ensuring a third day of disruptions and delays in scores of federal agencies, after Senate leaders could not agree to a bipartisan proposal to reopen the government for the start of the workweek. Talks are expected to resume Monday, with a Senate vote scheduled for noon, but most federal offices, many national parks and other federal sites will be closed until the stalemate over government funding is resolved.

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