U.S. National Parks police stand at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, near the Washington Monument in Washington, October 1, 2013. The U.S. government began a partial shutdown on Tuesday for the ... more 
U.S. National Parks police stand at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, near the Washington Monument 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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