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

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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7-Year-Old Boy Struck in Chest During Target Practice

7-Year-Old Boy Struck in Chest During Target Practice

A 7-year-old boy from the Bay Area was flown to the hospital after he injured himself while target practicing - the sheriff said he was shooting a .22-caliber rifle while his father stood nearby.

Man Breaks Window at Indonesian Consulate: Police

Man Breaks Window at Indonesian Consulate: Police

A man smashed the glass door at the Consulate General of Indonesia in San Francisco early Tuesday, and police took him into custody, suspecting him of being high on drugs and perhaps paranoid that someone...

Apple "Actively Investigating" Celebrity Hack: Reports

Apple "Actively Investigating" Celebrity Hack: Reports

Apple said it was “actively investigating” the violation of several of its iCloud accounts, in which revealing photos and videos of prominent Hollywood actresses were taken and posted all over the Web.

Driver Crashes Audi Into Home, Hits Gas Line

Driver Crashes Audi Into Home, Hits Gas Line

A young driver crashed a blue Audi into a Danville home early Tuesday morning, hitting a one-inch gas main and causing a free-flowing leak that led to the evacuation of 15 people in six nearby homes.

Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic violence advocates said they plan to closely watch how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald's case plays out in court, and how the National Football League will respond if the player is found...

1 Dead in Crash Between Train, Vehicle in Oakland

1 Dead in Crash Between Train, Vehicle in Oakland

One person was killed in a crash between an Amtrak train and vehicle in Oakland Monday night, police said.