US government workers are sent home and national monuments closed as Republicans and Democrats disagree over funding the federal budget. We take a look at the last US shutdown, 17 years ago. Also, Amanda Knox is on trial again for the murder of her former flatmate, but this time she's staying far from the courthouse. Finally, there is political unrest in Haiti as a charged anniversary prompts thousands to come out onto the streets.
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