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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Auto Shop 'Cover-Up' Leaves Family Dealing With Damages

Auto Shop 'Cover-Up' Leaves Family Dealing With Damages

For the 25 million licensed motorists in California, finding an honest mechanic is essential. Fraudulent repairs can create both financial hardships and serious safety hazards.

Super Bowl City Closed After Reaching Max Capacity

Super Bowl City Closed After Reaching Max Capacity

San Francisco police turned away thousands of people from Super Bowl City late Friday when the event reached maximum capacity.

Super Bowl Ticket Prices Reach All-Time High

Super Bowl Ticket Prices Reach All-Time High

Super Bowl 50 is fast approaching, and with only two full days before the big game, ticket sales are at an all-time high.

The latest figures indicate a record in the game's history.

Substitute Teacher Fired for Allegedly Watching Porn in Class

Substitute Teacher Fired for Allegedly Watching Porn in Class

A substitute teacher has been fired amid allegations he was watching porn in a classroom at John Muir Middle School in San Jose.

7 Dead, Many Trapped After Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan

7 Dead, Many Trapped After Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan

A powerful earthquake struck in southern Taiwan Saturday, toppling buildings and leaving at least seven people dead and hundreds more injured, officials said, NBC News reported. The 6.4-magnitude earthquake...

Woman Struck by Bat in Parking Lot Dies: Police

Woman Struck by Bat in Parking Lot Dies: Police

A 63-year woman who was struck in the head with a baseball bat in a shopping parking lot has died from her injuries, Fairfield police said Friday, and now, detectives are working to seek to file homicide charges...