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

Friday, Oct 18, 2013 at 07:14 AM EDT

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 11:55 PM EDT

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 08:23 AM EDT

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 11:40 PM EDT

Billions in New Spending Added to Debt Bill

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 09:35 PM EDT

Everglades National Park Reopens After Shutdown

Everglades National Park Reopens After Shutdown

Hours after the partial federal government shutdown ended, hundreds of employees and visitors entered Everglades National Park Thursday morning.

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 04:39 PM EDT

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...

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Investigation: Melting Dashboards a Growing Problem

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Hot and Humid Saturday

Hot and Humid Saturday

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Corrections Officer Shot Outside of His Home

Corrections Officer Shot Outside of His Home

A Miami-Dade Corrections officer was working on his car outside his home in Southwest Miami-Dade County Friday night when he was shot.

Cab Driver Shot at Gas Station in Northwest Miami-Dade

Cab Driver Shot at Gas Station in Northwest Miami-Dade

A cab driver is in the hospital this morning after he was shot at a gas station.

Dog Abandoned by Owner at Animal Hospital

Dog Abandoned by Owner at Animal Hospital

The staff at Pines West Animal Hospital is looking for a home for dog that stole their heart and has been with them for six months.

New Keys Aquarium Gives Visitors Immersive Experience

New Keys Aquarium Gives Visitors Immersive Experience

Visitors to the Florida Keys can enjoy a new immersive experience, including feeding reef fish, invertebrates, stingrays and even sharks.