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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Alameda County Health Dept. Confirms Case of Enterovirus

Alameda County Health Dept. Confirms Case of Enterovirus

The Alameda County Public Health Department confirmed on Thursday medical tests have shown one person to have tested positive for a particular strain of enterovirus.

Congested I-880/280 Interchange Ramps Open Near Malls

Congested I-880/280 Interchange Ramps Open Near Malls

Early Wednesday morning, the Valley Transportation Authority opened two new ramps designed to make life easier for drivers: Stevens Creek Boulevard to southbound I-880/280 and southbound I-880 to Stevens...

Restraining Order Bans Trustee from Sunnyvale School

Restraining Order Bans Trustee from Sunnyvale School

A Santa Clara County School Board member has been served a temporary restraining order after being accused of threatening a Sunnyvale middle school principal.

Teens Arrested in Foster Farms Chicken Massacre: Cops

Teens Arrested in Foster Farms Chicken Massacre: Cops

Four teenagers have been arrested for allegedly slaughtering 920 chickens at a Foster Farms facility in Caruthers, California, police said. Fresno County police said the animals were killed with a golf club and...

100 Might Have Been Exposed to Ebola: Dallas Officials

100 Might Have Been Exposed to Ebola: Dallas Officials

About 100 people might have been in contact with the first person diagnosed with the Ebola virus in the Unites States or his family's home, Dallas health officials said. Officials are investigating Thomas...

Giants Win, Advance to NLDS

Giants Win, Advance to NLDS

The San Francisco Giants have advanced to the National League Division Series after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-0 in the Wild Card elimination game.