BreakingNews.ie 2013.10.01 09:43
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The US Congress has missed the deadline for averting the first partial
government shutdown in 17 years.
As the clock struck midnight, House Republicans were demanding that the
Senate negotiate their demand for a one-year delay in making millions of
people buy health insurance under President Barack ObamaБ─(tm)s 2010 health
Minutes before midnight, the White House ordered a shutdown.
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