In pictures: Payday comes and goes, again, as US shutdown endures

A federal employee wears an evocative headband at a rally on Capitol Hill in Washington for a vote on the shutdown, on January 23, 2019. Jim Watson, AFP

Entering its 35th day on Friday, the longest-ever US shutdown reached another grim milestone: Hundreds of thousands of federal workers missed a second paycheck. Amid such uncertainty, many are up against the wall, so to speak. A look, in pictures.