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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Jury Reaches Verdict in Husband-Killing Trial

Jury Reaches Verdict in Husband-Killing Trial

A jury has reached a verdict in the trial of a Carlsbad woman accused of murdering her husband.

Marine Airman Missing from San Diego-Based Ship

Marine Airman Missing from San Diego-Based Ship

A search is underway for a Marine airman missing in the Persian Gulf, the U.S. Navy confirmed Wednesday.

Arrests in Zoo Parking Lot Break-ins

Arrests in Zoo Parking Lot Break-ins

The men are accused of casing cars parked outside the San Diego Zoo, breaking into them and stealing valuables.

SDSU Student Found Dead on Desert Trail

SDSU Student Found Dead on Desert Trail

Sheriff’s detectives have opened a suspicious death investigation after the body of a recent San Diego State University graduate was discovered in the Nevada desert.

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Chief Quits After White House Break-In

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid growing criticism of her agency, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Wednesday afternoon. High-ranking lawmakers from both parties...

Hit-and-Run Driver Drags Victim 100 Yards: SDPD

Hit-and-Run Driver Drags Victim 100 Yards: SDPD

The driver in a fatal hit-and-run appears to have dragged a victim for approximately 100 yards, San Diego police said Wednesday.