Coverage of the stalemate in Congress that forced the U.S. government to a standstill

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 01:39 PM PDT

Obama to GOP: Want Change? "Win an Election"

Obama to GOP: Want Change? "Win an Election"

President Obama said "there are no winners here" after lawmakers reached a last-minute agreement to reopen the government after a 16-day shutdown and avert default. The fiscal showdowns had inflicted "completely...

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 10:12 AM PDT

Memorials, Museums Reopen After Shutdown

Memorials, Museums Reopen After Shutdown

After the 16-day government shutdown, parks and museums closed during the government shutdown will reopen. All national parks -- from Yosemite to Shenandoah National Park -- will reopen Thursday.

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Santee Brothers Accused of Torture in Man's Death

Santee Brothers Accused of Torture in Man's Death

Two Santee brothers were in custody, accused of murder, torture and kidnapping in a beating that ultimately took a homeless man’s life.

Horse Hit, Killed by Car

Horse Hit, Killed by Car

A horse was killed and its rider was seriously injured Friday when a motorist struck the animal near a trail in Rancho Santa Fe, officials confirmed.

Rancho Penasquitos Man Stabbed by Car Burglar

Rancho Penasquitos Man Stabbed by Car Burglar

A man who confronted someone breaking into cars on a Rancho Penasquitos street was stabbed, San Diego Police confirmed Friday.

12 Shots Fired Outside Chula Vista Bar

12 Shots Fired Outside Chula Vista Bar

A group of ten people were fighting outside of the bar when one witness says he heard the initial round of gunshots.

Amid Chaotic Rally, Trump Makes Case to Calif. GOP

Amid Chaotic Rally, Trump Makes Case to Calif. GOP

Donald Trump, the outsider, made his case to California's Republican establishment on Friday as protesters clashed with police. Demonstrators swarmed outside the hotel near San Francisco airport, forcing Trump...

Stabbing Inside Kearny Mesa Restaurant

Stabbing Inside Kearny Mesa Restaurant

San Diego Police are looking for a man who stabbed another man at a restaurant in Kearny Mesa Wednesday night.