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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Happy Update For Local Teen Fighting Cancer

Happy Update For Local Teen Fighting Cancer

NBC7 follows up on a story about San Diego teenager Lauren Mullins, who was diagnosed with colon cancer -- a very rare diagnosis for someone so young. She shared with us great news about her health, and lets...

Point Loma High School Vice Principal Loses Cancer Battle

Point Loma High School Vice Principal Loses Cancer Battle

A beloved vice principal at Point Loma High School lost his battle with cancer Friday.

7,609-Acre Border Fire Now 80 Percent Contained

7,609-Acre Border Fire Now 80 Percent Contained

A 7,609-acre wildfire burning for the past week in a rugged border community in southeast San Diego County is now 80 percent contained, Cal Fire officials said Sunday.

2 Stabbed in Separate Incidents in Mission Valley

2 Stabbed in Separate Incidents in Mission Valley

In one incident, the suspect got out of a car and stabbed a woman, without saying anything.

Poll: Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points Nationwide

Poll: Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points Nationwide

Democrat Hillary Clinton holds a five-point advantage over Republican Donald Trump after becoming her party's presumptive presidential nominee, according to the latest national NBC News/Wall Street Journal...

'Listen to Our Veterans' Project: Breakdown of Early Results

'Listen to Our Veterans' Project: Breakdown of Early Results

NBC 7 launched the Listen to Our Veterans Project on Memorial Day with partners Donovan’s Steak and Chop House, and HundredX’s Expresit, as well as veterans' organizations across San Diego County, including...