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Rep. Don Young to lie in state at US Capitol

A formal ceremony will be held with the Young family, which will be open to invited guests. Following the memorial service, there will be viewing open to members of Congress.
moonrise over Capitol, with dome to the left and purple sky.

U.S. House votes to avert shutdown, but quick Senate OK in doubt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House passed a bill Thursday that funds the government through Feb. 18 and avoids a short-term shutdown after midnight Friday, but quick Senate approval was in doubt because of a fight over President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates.