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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1 Dead, 6 Hospitalized in Mission District Fire

1 Dead, 6 Hospitalized in Mission District Fire

Officials say a man has died and six others were transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a four-alarm building fire erupted Wednesday night in San Francisco's Mission District.

SFPD Investigate Suitcase Containing Dismembered Body

SFPD Investigate Suitcase Containing Dismembered Body

San Francisco police say a suitcase found in the South of Market area Wednesday afternoon contained dismembered body parts.

Vigil for Jogger Killed in Possible SJ Street Race

Vigil for Jogger Killed in Possible SJ Street Race

Family and friends held a vigil Wednesday night that drew about 100 people to remember 24-year-old Kiran Pabla, who was killed when she was hit by a vehicle that crashed during an alleged street race in East San...

Raul Castro: U.S. Must Return Guantanamo

Raul Castro: U.S. Must Return Guantanamo

Cuban President Raul Castro is demanding that the United States return the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, lift the half-century trade embargo on Cuba and compensate it for damages before the two countries...

Parents of Kid Battling Leukemia Want Students Vaccinated

Parents of Kid Battling Leukemia Want Students Vaccinated

A Marin County family is asking their children's school to keep kids home that haven't been vaccinated.

Express Toll Lanes Proposed for Highway 101 in South Bay

Express Toll Lanes Proposed for Highway 101 in South Bay

South Bay transportation leaders will ask for feedback on a plan to turn carpool lanes into express toll lanes.