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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BART Fined $210,000 After 2 Worker Deaths: Cal-OSHA

BART Fined $210,000 After 2 Worker Deaths: Cal-OSHA

The state agency that oversees workplace safety cited BART on Thursday for willful serious safety violations that resulted in two workers being killed by a fast-moving train in Walnut Creek last October...

Father Left Baby in Car at Work, Infant Died:  Police

Father Left Baby in Car at Work, Infant Died: Police

San Jose police are investigating the death of a 9-month-old baby - the first death of its kind nationwide this year - after they said the father forgot to drop him off at the babysitter's before he went...

1 Person Killed, 1 Injured In Redwood City Boating Accident

1 Person Killed, 1 Injured In Redwood City Boating Accident

One person was killed and one injured Wednesday evening when a sailboat with a broken mast taking part in a weekly casual race near Redwood City collided with a channel marker buoy.

"Alcohol Involved" in SJ Accident: Police

"Alcohol Involved" in SJ Accident: Police

San Jose police said it looks like a driver ran a red light early Thursday morning and nearly killed another driver who had a green light.

911 Tapes of Fatal Bus Crash to be Released

911 Tapes of Fatal Bus Crash to be Released

California Highway Patrol officials said they will release recordings of 911 calls made in the fiery Northern California bus crash that claimed 10 lives while en route to Humboldt State University...

SJPD Fails to Produce Burglary Response Times

SJPD Fails to Produce Burglary Response Times

During the past decade burglaries rose by 50 percent in San Jose, but how long on average does it take police to respond to burglary 911 calls? The Investigative Unit found that the public won’t know...