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Now, the new temporary funding to end the government shutdown will run out next week. But house majority leader Steny Hoyer, says he's confident Democrats and Republicans have reached a deal to keep the government open. I don't think anybody expected there wouldn't be a compromise of some type the US back Syrian democratic forces have begun an assault on the final Islamic state enclave in eastern Syria. Correspondent Ben Wedeman reports. The last of the civilians in town are trying to get out do believe there are still some civilians inside the town earlier, they told us perhaps as many as one thousand five hundred or still in there. But what we've seen is every day. Dozens sometimes hundreds of people either pain bribing their way out of the town or sneaking out of the town winter just won't give up. There has been record snow in Seattle and snow and ice from at least two more storms could close schools and make travel tough in the midwest and northeast next week. I'm evan. And I'm Susanna Palmer from Bloomberg world headquarters. Congressional negotiators are holding a weekend of talks on a security plan. That includes some sort of barrier on the US Mexican border air hoping to complete a deal to avert another government shutdown. That's also acceptable to President Donald Trump China said vice premier Liu. Hey will join US Trade Representative Robert lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in high level trade talks between the two countries next week. James McKenna, senior global economist at Aberdeen standard investments, we're hopeful that this turned down in aggression that this temporary truce is extended in that provides more room to try and explore some of these issues. China's commerce ministry said the US working team will arrive in Beijing Monday and build on talks that took place in Washington. In late January talks are set to start on Thursday fifty thousand jobs just keep saying that over and over much like Eddie Lampert team, and you will have. One of the key reasons Lambert at his ESL investment hedge fund are said to have been able to fend off those who wanted to liquidate Sears. Yes, L is reported to have consistently raised to the potential of mass job dismissals in public statements letters and court filings Tiki alive a bit that was rejected more than once representatives for Sears and for ESL declined to comment. Steven Cohen is having trouble selling one of his trophy properties, the billionaire dropped to the price of his midtown Manhattan. Duplex more than six times in six years, and is now asking forty five million for the apartment, which was originally priced at one hundred fifteen million back in two thousand thirteen when he listed it Cohen, the founder of point seventy two asset management bought the five bedroom units in one beacon court between fifty eight and fifty nine streets for twenty four million in two thousand five global news twenty four hours a day on air and at tick tock on Twitter, powered by more than twenty seven hundred journalists and analysts in more than one hundred twenty countries. I'm Susanna Palmer. This is Bloomberg..

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