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

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

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Former Staffers Blamed for Break-In at DeMaio Office: Source

Former Staffers Blamed for Break-In at DeMaio Office: Source

Two former staff members are being blamed for a May break-in at Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio’s San Diego campaign headquarters, a source close to the investigation told NBC 7.

Woman in Golf Cart Killed on Private School Campus

Woman in Golf Cart Killed on Private School Campus

A woman was killed in a collision between a golf cart and a pickup truck on the campus of a private school in El Cajon.

Driver in Deadly Hit-and-Run Has Expired License: Clerk

Driver in Deadly Hit-and-Run Has Expired License: Clerk

The driver in an Oceanside hit-and-run crash that killed an active-duty Marine should not have been behind the wheel, a rental agency clerk told NBC 7.

Accused Nurse Showed Friend Baby's Room

Accused Nurse Showed Friend Baby's Room

A longtime friend of a San Diego nurse accused of molesting a 2-month-old foster child said she visited the suspect at his home before the graphic allegations came to light and he even showed her the nursery he...

1-Day Sentence for Driver in Deadly Firefighter Crash

1-Day Sentence for Driver in Deadly Firefighter Crash

A woman who pleaded guilty to causing a head-on crash that killed an off-duty firefighter in Campo last year will only spend one day in jail, a San Diego judge ruled Friday.

Rescued Horse Gives Birth to Foal in County Care

Rescued Horse Gives Birth to Foal in County Care

When San Diego County Animal Services seized a variety of neglected animals last weekend, workers came away with 31 horses. Now, they have 32.