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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'It's All Gone': Couple Hopes to Find Missing Baby Pictures

'It's All Gone': Couple Hopes to Find Missing Baby Pictures

Andrew Heintz and his wife, Victoria, were at Disneyland with their 21-month-old daughter when the camera bag filled with memory cards went missing.

Taylor Swift Fan Pleads Not Guilty to Jumping Fence

Taylor Swift Fan Pleads Not Guilty to Jumping Fence

As the pop star sang her hit 'Style', a fan rushed on stage and was tackled by security guards.

DA: Second Victim in School Kidnapping Case

DA: Second Victim in School Kidnapping Case

New details were revealed in court today regarding the incident on March 23 at Skyline Elementary.

Officials Release Soccer Players Accused of Disrupting Flight

Officials Release Soccer Players Accused of Disrupting Flight

A group of young soccer players arrested after some kind of disturbance on a Southwest flight were released under special conditions, NBC 7 has learned.

Man Fatally Shot by Cops May Have Had Knife: Investigators

Man Fatally Shot by Cops May Have Had Knife: Investigators

Investigators believe that a Texas man shot to death by deputies with his hands up was holding a knife, the sheriff told reporters on Wednesday. Footage was posted online of the shooting of 41-year-old Gilbert...

Fire at Southcrest Home Deemed Suspicious: SDFD

Fire at Southcrest Home Deemed Suspicious: SDFD

When firefighters first arrived, big flames were coming from the roof and smoke was pouring from the structure.