The Lincoln Memorial is pictured with just a handful of U.S. Park Police after sunset after the memorial was sealed off from visitors in Washington, October 1, 2013. The U.S. government began a ... more 
The Lincoln Memorial is pictured with just a handful of U.S. Park Police after sunset after the memorial was sealed off from visitors in Washington, October 1, 2013. The U.S. government began a partial shutdown on Tuesday for the first time in 17 years, potentially putting up to 1 million workers on unpaid leave, closing national parks and stalling medical research projects. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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Reuters | Photo By JASON REED / Reuters
Tue, Oct 1, 2013 8:59 PM EDT