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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Clintons Visit San Francisco, Fremont Atherton

Clintons Visit San Francisco, Fremont Atherton

Former President Bill Clinton is scheduled to attend fundraisers Tuesday in San Francisco and Fremont, while his wife - Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton - is set to join him Wednesday...

Police Fire 'Several Rounds' at 15-Year-Old Boy

Police Fire 'Several Rounds' at 15-Year-Old Boy

Santa Rosa police fired “several rounds” at a 15-year-old boy who they said was suicidal and was pointing a replica handgun at officers at Coffey Park.

Officers, K-9 Search Plane at LAX Due to Threat Report

Officers, K-9 Search Plane at LAX Due to Threat Report

Officers and a police dog boarded a plane to investigate a reported threat after the jet landed Tuesday morning at Los Angeles International Airport, according to airport police.

Good Samaritan Helps Get Six Out of San Jose House Fire

Good Samaritan Helps Get Six Out of San Jose House Fire

A passerby spotted smoke early Tuesday morning and helped get six residents out of a house on fire in East San Jose.

Bill Cosby Ordered to Stand Trial in Sexual-Assault Case

Bill Cosby Ordered to Stand Trial in Sexual-Assault Case

Bill Cosby was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on sexual assault charges after a hearing that hinged on a decade-old police report in which a woman said the comedian gave her three blue pills that put her in...

SFPD Investigating Body Found in Golden Gate Park

SFPD Investigating Body Found in Golden Gate Park

San Francisco Police are investigating a body found in Golden Gate Park.