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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Activists Want "Django" Actress to Apologize to LAPD

Activists Want "Django" Actress to Apologize to LAPD

It's a story that went viral -- Daniele Watts, a black actress claiming she was detained by the LAPD for kissing her white boyfriend in public.

iPhone Fans Wait Days in Line for New Devices

iPhone Fans Wait Days in Line for New Devices

In a line that wraps around the block at the Pasadena Apple store, Mac enthusiasts sit eagerly awaiting the release of the iPhone 6 on Friday.

Gordo the Dog Fights to Keep Injured Leg

Gordo the Dog Fights to Keep Injured Leg

Donations from across the country could mean the difference between four legs and three for a dog hit during a South LA car chase.

Crews Fight West Hollywood Fire

Crews Fight West Hollywood Fire

Firefighters responded to a fire at an apartment complex in West Hollywood.

Residents Split Over Teen's Killing in Neighbor's Backyard

Residents Split Over Teen's Killing in Neighbor's Backyard

The shooting death of a Redlands teen in a neighbor's backyard has neighbors at odds, with one in custody for the killing and a debate about self-defense running through the conversation.

Vigil Held for Release of Couple Held in Qatar

Vigil Held for Release of Couple Held in Qatar

A candlelight vigil was held for the release of a Los Angeles couple allegedly kidnapped by the Qatari government.