October 2, 2013
A park ranger, who declined to give his name, reads a sign announcing the closing of the Statue of Liberty, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, in New York. Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a long-running dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law forced about 800,000 federal workers off the job, suspending all but essential services.
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The Missouri National Guard has “delayed drill weekend activities until the (federal) government resumes normal operations,” Maj. Tammy Spicer said Tuesday.
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