WASHINGTON, DC - There's breaking news to report on the government shutdown. Congress is on the path to end the fiscal stale mate. CBS News is reporting Senate leaders worked out a deal to reopen the government and avoid a potential U.S. default as soon as midnight. The formal announcement of the agreement will come within hour on the Senate floor. The plan will fund the government through January 15th and lift the debt limit through February 7th. We'll have the latest tonight at on WMBD 31 News at 5:00 & 6:00PM.
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