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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Missing Teen Found Murdered in Miami-Dade

Missing Teen Found Murdered in Miami-Dade

A family is mourning the death of a South Florida teen who they say was found murdered days after he was reported missing.

Mother's Public Plea After Son Killed in Wynwood

Mother's Public Plea After Son Killed in Wynwood

The family of a man who was shot and killed in the Wynwood area of Miami over the weekend is asking the public to help find his killer.

Uber Suspending Operations in Broward on July 31

Uber Suspending Operations in Broward on July 31

Uber is suspending operations in Broward County beginning July 31 due to its ongoing battle with the board of county commissioners.

Puppy Rescued From Roof Seeking Home

Puppy Rescued From Roof Seeking Home

Just Jacks Rescue is now accepting adoption applications for 10-week old puppy “Indy,” the easy-going, energetic Fido who was rescued from an abandoned roof this holiday weekend.

Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give to Women for Sex: Docs

Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give to Women for Sex: Docs

Bill Cosby admitted in a 2005 deposition that he obtained Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.

Broward Reaches $300K Settlement With Paratransit Victim

Broward Reaches $300K Settlement With Paratransit Victim

A Broward County family, whose patriarch suffered traumatic brain injuries when his wheelchair fell off a paratransit van wheelchair lift, has reached a $300,000 settlement with Broward County.