Stock markets are closing lower and lower as the government remains shutdown. Brown argues that a greater fall in stock prices may be the wake-up call Washington needs. The market needs to scare congress straight before Washington will get serious about finalizing a budget plan and re-open the government.
A dog owner tells her Pembrokeshire Welsh Corgi to 'stay' as four Corgi dogs pose next to wax work models of the British royal family at Madame Tussauds in London on Tuesday. The models are wearing colorful Christmas-themed jumpers (sweaters) for a charity Christmas Jumper Day campaign.