Some relief for people living along the Northern Gulf Coast.
Tropical Storm Karen has weakened to a tropical depression.
Winds are now at 35 miles per hour and all tropical storm warnings have been dropped.
With 11 days left for Congress to vote to raise the nation's borrowing limit, and the government shut down, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew underscored the importance of raising the debt ceiling to avoid dire consequences domestically and aroun
Moderate Republican Rep. Peter King said Sunday there's "no way" enough House Republicans will side with Democrats on passing a "clean" continuing resolution to fund the government and end the shutdown crisis.