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Published October 02, 2013, 09:00 AM

US businesses worry about a prolonged shutdown

NEW YORK (AP) — As the government's partial shutdown enters a second day, most companies across the country are doing business as usual. Yet concern is rising that a prolonged shutdown would cause some work at private companies to dry up and consumers to lose faith in the U.S. economy.

By: JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business Writers SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Business Writers, Associated Press

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