Government Shutdown - NBC Southern California

Coverage of the stalemate in Congress that forced the U.S. government to a standstill

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 09:20 PM PST

Bon Jovi's Restaurant Offers Furloughed Workers Free Meals

Bon Jovi's Restaurant Offers Furloughed Workers Free Meals

A New Jersey-based “community restaurant” owned by Jon Bon Jovi and his wife will serve a free meal to furloughed federal workers on Monday.

Sunday, Jan 13, 2019 at 06:04 AM PST

Fraud Victims Unable to Get Help From FTC During Shutdown

Fraud Victims Unable to Get Help From FTC During Shutdown

After thieves stole her handbag and briefcase and everything inside - credit cards, checkbooks, business and Social Security documents, Louette Duvall, 67, a widow, scrambled to freeze or close her bank accounts...

Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 at 04:37 PM PST

FAA Bringing Back Safety Inspectors Sidelined by Shutdown

FAA Bringing Back Safety Inspectors Sidelined by Shutdown

The Federal Aviation Administration says it has brought about 500 furloughed safety inspectors back to work and expects more to return next week, potentially easing strains on the aviation system amid a partial...

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 at 04:11 PM PST

Federal Shutdown Delays Some State Road, Bridge Contracts

Federal Shutdown Delays Some State Road, Bridge Contracts

Uncertainty over federal funding for transportation projects amid a partial government shutdown is forcing some states to delay contracts for new road and bridge work while others are preparing for that...

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 at 01:22 PM PST

TSA Officers Prepare for Extended Shutdown

TSA Officers Prepare for Extended Shutdown

Transportation Security Administration screeners at U.S. airports are facing their first missed paychecks as an impasse between President Donald Trump and lawmakers over funding for a new barriers at the U.S....

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24-Year-Old Middle School Teacher With 5-Year-Old Son Killed in San Bernardino Shooting
24-Year-Old Middle School Teacher With 5-Year-Old Son Killed in San Bernardino Shooting

A 24-year-old woman was shot and later died from her injuries in San Bernardino Saturday, police said.

Missing 13-Year-Old With Autism Leads Police on Pursuit, Causes Multiple Crashes in SF Valley
Missing 13-Year-Old With Autism Leads Police on Pursuit, Causes Multiple Crashes in SF Valley

A missing 13-year-old boy led police on a pursuit that featured multiple hit-and-run crashes in the San Fernando Valley Saturday, and the boy's parents say the teenager has autism and is deaf.

Vela Scores 24th Goal of Season, LAFC Clinches Playoff Berth
Vela Scores 24th Goal of Season, LAFC Clinches Playoff Berth

Carlos Vela scored his MLS-leading 24th goal of the season, Tyler Miller had four saves and Los Angeles FC beat Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Saturday night to clinch a playoff berth.

'Instant Love': Shelters Cleared as Pets Find Forever Homes
'Instant Love': Shelters Cleared as Pets Find Forever Homes

Clear the Shelters, the fifth annual pet adoption drive sponsored by NBC and Telemundo stations, culminated Saturday with more than 2,000 shelters participating in dozens of communities across the country....

Store Owner Fights Back, 4 Arrested in Attempted Jewelry Heist in Santa Monica
Store Owner Fights Back, 4 Arrested in Attempted Jewelry Heist in Santa Monica

Four suspects -- three of them juveniles -- have been arrested after a jewelry heist at a shop in Santa Monica called Heist Jewelry.

Cowboys Edge Rams 14-10 in Preseason Game in Hawaii
Cowboys Edge Rams 14-10 in Preseason Game in Hawaii

Dak Prescott completed all five of his pass attempts in his only series of work as the Cowboys came away with a 14-10 win over the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday night.