October 17: Nightly News Thursday broadcast


Shutdown’s price tag: $24 billion; Billions in new spending added in bill to reopen government; It’s about time! Ohio clock ticks once more; Obama: Shutdown a ‘spectacle’ that ‘encouraged our enemies’; More than $196 million spent on glitch-ridden; Air pollution causes lung cancer, WHO agency announces; Cheney on heart problems: ‘If this is dying … it’s not all that bad’; Ed Lauter, character actor, dies at 74; Chicago O’Hare airport adds new runway; Caroline Kennedy confirmed as US Ambassador to Japan; Nation’s oldest park ranger back on the job.

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