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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Rocky Fire Grows to 60K Acres, 12% Contained

Rocky Fire Grows to 60K Acres, 12% Contained

The Rocky Fire keeps on racing across Northern California: Cal Fire said the wildfire has burned 60,000 acres by Monday morning, and was 12 percent contained.

Sex Assault Suspect Killed in Oakland Police Shootout

Sex Assault Suspect Killed in Oakland Police Shootout

Two Oakland police officers on Monday morning fatally shot a man they say was a sexual assault suspect who was armed with an SKS-type assault rifle in the second fatal officer-involved shooting of the year, the...

Special Olympics Athlete Found, 2nd Missing

Special Olympics Athlete Found, 2nd Missing

Andi Gusmari, 44, was last seen Saturday night near the USC campus.

Arson Investigators Probe 3 Fires in Same Complex

Arson Investigators Probe 3 Fires in Same Complex

Arson investigators are probing three fires that sparked early Monday in a Hayward complex, fire officials said.

Mom Accused of Murdering Her Dad, 6-Year-Old Daughter

Mom Accused of Murdering Her Dad, 6-Year-Old Daughter

A central Florida woman is set to appear in court Monday after authorities say she shot and stabbed her father and 6-year-old daughter and left their bodies in plastic bins in her landlord's shed. According to a

Woman Found in Crashed Car Killed by Gunshot Wound

Woman Found in Crashed Car Killed by Gunshot Wound

One person was found dead in a crashed vehicle in unincorporated Vallejo this morning, according to a Solano County sheriff's deputy.