The Illinois House approved $5 billion income tax increase on Sunday, followed by a spending plan for the new fiscal year, with some Republicans defying Gov. Bruce Rauner and joining Democrats in a dramatic step to break the nation's longest-running budget stalemate.
Global investor access to China's financial markets is widening further with the launch of a bond trading link with Hong Kong.
The Latest on the Maine state budget shutdown (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Maine Gov. Paul LePage is granting administrative leave to workers on Monday, treating it liked an extended holiday.
The Latest on the Qatar crisis (all times local): 5 a.m.
A quarterly survey by the Bank of Japan indicates manufacturers are planning to increase investment to bridge shortages in capacity as demand for exports recovers.
Gov. Chris Christie spent part of Sunday lounging with his family on a beach at a state park he ordered closed to the public amid a government shutdown that showed little sign of ending.
The Latest on the Illinois budget stalemate (all times local): 7:45 p.m.
Chris Christie enjoyed his own private beach on Sunday by soaking up the sun on a waterfront Jersey Shore park that was closed to the public because of a budget standoff between the governor and legislators in Trenton.
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Republican Gov. Paul LePage urged lawmakers on Sunday to put aside "petty egos" and send him a budget as a legislative panel sought common ground on a proposal promoted by House Republicans who torpedoed the previous spending bill.
President Trump kept up his Twitter barrage against the mainstream media Sunday, saying that the "dishonest media will NEVER keep us from accomplishing our objectives" hours after he tweeted a mock video that shows him pummeling a man in a business suit whose face was obscured by the CNN logo.