6:17 California Senator Barbara Boxer compared Republicans to domestic abusers.

6:19 A deal in the Senate to end the government shutdown is in the works.

READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw Claims She's Not Resigning, Despite Rumors Saying She Might Become New York City's Top Cop

6:43 President Obama visited a food pantry and addressed the status of negotiations to end the government shutdown.

6:45 Peter Ingemi, a tech blogger and talk show host details his account of shopping during an EBT system problem.

6:50 Congressman Paul Ryan says House Republicans are still pushing for a delay in the Obamacare individual mandate.

7:11 Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan are campaigning hard in advance of tomorrow’s special Senate election.

7:14 An online video claims Cory Booker may not live inside the city of Newark.

7:17 Conflicting polls cannot decipher whether the race between Booker and Lonegan is close or not.

READ MORE: Man Shot During Attempted Double Carjacking In Holmesburg Section, Police Say

7:32 Chris Stigall’s Big Announcement: Rush Limbaugh is returning to Talk Radio 1210 beginning on October 28.

Rush Limbaugh (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Rush Limbaugh (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

7:49 Kids with regular bedtimes have fewer behavior problems.

8:16 A group from Harrisburg is targeting local Republicans over the government shutdown.

8:29 Politico: New Jersey Senate race tightens.

9:15 House conservatives may revolt against the Senate plan to end the government shutdown.

9:27 The NSA is collecting contact lists from email and instant messaging accounts.

MORE NEWS: 'It Would Destroy My Emotions To Not Come Back': Parents, Students Speak Out Against Philadelphia School District's Lottery Process

9:46 Eagles Coach Chip Kelly will not announce who will start at quarterback this week against the Cowboys.