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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Car Slams into NW Miami-Dade Home

Car Slams into NW Miami-Dade Home

A car slammed into a Northwest Miami-Dade house overnight Monday. Two young woman were inside the home at the time.

Farewell Joe Rose: Sports Legend Retires from NBC 6

Farewell Joe Rose: Sports Legend Retires from NBC 6

Prominent South Florida sports figures wished sports legend Joe Rose a farewell after 22 years at NBC 6 South Florida.

Seven Hospitalized After Lightning Strike

Seven Hospitalized After Lightning Strike

Lightning struck a car in a parking lot near the Tampa Bay Buccaneers stadium after their game with Green Bay on Sunday, injuring seven people, officials and witnesses said. None of the injuries appeared to...

Heat Top Celtics to Halt Home Skid

Heat Top Celtics to Halt Home Skid

The Heat ended a five-game losing streak at home with their 100-84 win over the Celtics.

Dolphins Coach Philbin to Return Next Season

Dolphins Coach Philbin to Return Next Season

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, buoyed by a thrilling comeback win over the Minnesota Vikings, says Joe Philbin will return as coach next season.

1 Dead, 1 Injured After Scooter Crashes Into Car

1 Dead, 1 Injured After Scooter Crashes Into Car

One man is dead and a woman is injured after their scooter crashed into a car in Miami.