The Minnesota Zoo is closed due to the state government shutting down after a failed budget deal going into the July 4 holiday

 
The Minnesota Zoo is closed due to the state government shutting down after a failed budget deal going into the July 4 holiday
The Minnesota Zoo is closed due to the state government shutting down on Friday going into the July 4 holiday after Democratic Governor Mark Dayton and Republican legislative leaders failed to reach a budget deal in St. Paul, Minnesota Friday July 1, 2011. REUTERS/Andy King