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 Thursday.

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Gas Station Suspect Shot by Cops

Gas Station Suspect Shot by Cops

San Diego Police shot and injured a man in City Heights.

"Scared for My Daughters": Dad Fights Off Burglar

"Scared for My Daughters": Dad Fights Off Burglar

A Spring Valley resident came face to face with a half-naked burglar in his Spring Valley apartment just after midnight on Friday.

Man Who Abandoned Son at Crash Sentenced

Man Who Abandoned Son at Crash Sentenced

A father who left his 4-year-old son bleeding on the side of a freeway after crashing his truck was sentenced to four years behind bars on Friday.

More San Diegans Ditching Pools Due to Drought

More San Diegans Ditching Pools Due to Drought

Local companies in the business to demolish pools are seeing an uptick in requests, as an increasing number of homeowners are ditching them in the name of conservation.

Marine Veteran Searches for Missing Therapy Dog

Marine Veteran Searches for Missing Therapy Dog

Nearly four months after a local Marine veteran's therapy dog disappeared, he and his wife haven’t given up the search.

Reports of Shake-Up in County Supervisor's Office

Reports of Shake-Up in County Supervisor's Office

Key personnel have left a San Diego County Supervisor's Office while closed door meetings between top county leaders continue, according to documents obtained by NBC 7 Investigates.