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Remembering 9/11, Congress works to avoid government shutdown, day two of Chicago protests
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta marks 9/11 at the Shanksville memorial, says the anniversary is one on which to reaffirm a pledge. In Washington, Congress convenes and prepares to work on a temporary measure to keep government running past the beginning of the new fiscal year. In Chicago, a teacher's strike stretches into day two as negotiators are unsettled about job security and teacher evaluations.