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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Fireworks May Have Started Fire at SJ Strip Mall

Fireworks May Have Started Fire at SJ Strip Mall

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Host Committee Wants Super Bowl Back in Bay Area

Host Committee Wants Super Bowl Back in Bay Area

The Super Bowl Host Committee is considering putting a bid for the big game to return to the Bay Area.

Outrage Over Proposed Sex Offender Clinic in San Francisco

Outrage Over Proposed Sex Offender Clinic in San Francisco

San Francisco residents are outraged over a proposal for a sex offender clinic to set up shop near Duboce Park.

Trump, Sanders Dominate Polls as Race Moves to New Hampshire

Trump, Sanders Dominate Polls as Race Moves to New Hampshire

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SF Lawyers File Lawsuit on Behalf of Undocumented Children

SF Lawyers File Lawsuit on Behalf of Undocumented Children

Some San Francisco lawyers said the United States government is violating the due process clause of the constitution when dealing with so-called unaccompanied minors.

New Hampshire: Countdown to the First In the Nation Primary

New Hampshire: Countdown to the First In the Nation Primary

The country's first primary begins in New Hampshire on Tuesday and after the Iowa Caucuses, the results will play a critical factor in deciding who will be sent to the White House.