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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Coronado-Based SEAL Died in 'Well-Planned' ISIS Attack

Coronado-Based SEAL Died in 'Well-Planned' ISIS Attack

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Wife: Homeless Man Killed After Fight Over Paintball Gun

Wife: Homeless Man Killed After Fight Over Paintball Gun

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Bill Clinton Visits San Diego Ahead of California's June Primary

Bill Clinton Visits San Diego Ahead of California's June Primary

President Bill Clinton stopped in San Diego Wednesday.

Calif. Marijuana Legalization Initiative Moves Forward

Calif. Marijuana Legalization Initiative Moves Forward

Backers of a marijuana legalization initiative say they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the California ballot this November.

John Kasich Leaves Race Following Indiana Loss

John Kasich Leaves Race Following Indiana Loss

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, the last of Donald Trump's rivals for the Republican nomination, suspended his presidential campaign Wednesday. "The Lord has a purpose for me as he has for everyone, and as I suspend my...

Extensive Vandalism Found at Warner Springs High School

Extensive Vandalism Found at Warner Springs High School

A school maintenance worker arrived Tuesday morning to find extensive vandalism in multiple classrooms