Coverage of the stalemate in Congress that forced the U.S. government to a standstill

Friday, Oct 18, 2013 at 03:20 PM PDT

Alcatraz Cruises Loses $3M, Thanks to Gov't Shutdown

Alcatraz Cruises Loses $3M, Thanks to Gov't Shutdown

During the nearly 17 days Alcatraz Island was closed to the public, $3 million in tickets had to be refunded or rescheduled.

Friday, Oct 18, 2013 at 04:14 AM PDT

The Nation Returns to Normal After Shutdown

The Nation Returns to Normal After Shutdown

Life began to return to normal as the federal government reopened its doors after the 16-day partial shutdown that culminated in a late-night rush to pass a bill and avoid a default on the nation's debt. Federal

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 08:55 PM PDT

Federal Employees Head Back to Work as Shutdown Ends

Federal Employees Head Back to Work as Shutdown Ends

Hundreds of thousands of furloughed workers were ordered back on the job Thursday after Congress ended the 16-day government shutdown with a last-minute deal that also averted a debt default.

Friday, Oct 18, 2013 at 05:23 AM PDT

What You Could Buy with the $24B the Shutdown Cost

What You Could Buy with the $24B the Shutdown Cost

What's the cost of a shutdown? That's still unclear, but the number will reach into the billions.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 08:40 PM PDT

Billions in New Spending Added to Debt Bill

Billions in New Spending Added to Debt Bill

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 06:43 PM PDT

Oldest U.S. Park Ranger "Delighted" Furlough Over

Oldest U.S. Park Ranger "Delighted" Furlough Over

The nation's oldest U.S. park ranger said she was "absolutely delighted" to return to work after being furloughed during the government shutdown.

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Thief Punches Oldest Ranger, Steals Coin

Thief Punches Oldest Ranger, Steals Coin

Police in Richmond, California are looking for a thief who broke into the home of the nation's oldest park ranger, punched her and stole a special coin given to her by President Obama when she was honored before...

CHP Cruiser Crashes Into Cars, Hydrant

CHP Cruiser Crashes Into Cars, Hydrant

A CHP cruiser ended up crashing into several parked cars and a fire hydrant early Thursday morning in Oakland during a chase of a speeding four-door sedan.

Friends, Family Try to Cope With Oakley Girl's Death

Friends, Family Try to Cope With Oakley Girl's Death

A roadside memorial has emerged at the Oakley site where a teenage girl was killed and another was severely injured Tuesday after they were struck by a station wagon driven by what authorities say was a...

Girl Trapped Inside Burning Home Fighting For Her Life

Girl Trapped Inside Burning Home Fighting For Her Life

Three children were injured in a house fire in unincorporated Hayward early Thursday morning.

Turkey Arrests 13 as Death Toll Climbs to 44: State Media

Turkey Arrests 13 as Death Toll Climbs to 44: State Media

Police in Turkey arrested 13 for a possible connection to the attack on Istanbul's airport as the death toll as the death toll climbed to 44 on Thursday and funerals continued for the victims, NBC News...

San Jose Dealing With Spike in Homicides

San Jose Dealing With Spike in Homicides

A spike in homicides has San Jose police scrambling to get ahead of the crime wave.