US lawmakers reach temporary truce on debt ceiling

US lawmakers have reached a temporary truce on the debt ceiling, thereby avoiding the threat of a default in the coming weeks. But the deal to raise the government's borrowing limit through early December doesn't resolve their key differences over spending plans. Also in the show: Ireland agrees to sign onto a global corporate tax deal, ditching its own low rates.

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