U.S. Still In Fiscal Deadlock, But Glimmers Of Hope Emerge

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October 08, 2013 AT 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A few faint glimmers of hope surfaced on Monday in the U.S. fiscal standoff, both in Congress and at the White House, with President Barack Obama saying he would accept a short-term increase in the nation's borrowing authority to avoid a default.