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

Billions in New Spending Added to Debt Bill

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...

Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 at 11:52 AM EDT

Independence Hall, Liberty Bell Now Open

Independence Hall, Liberty Bell Now Open

Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell have been reopened to visitors.

Top Stories
Shot Officer Already Sitting Up, Joking Around

Shot Officer Already Sitting Up, Joking Around

The police officer shot in a small Delaware County borough Friday morning was sitting up and waiting for visitors Saturday morning, a seemingly miraculous turn after an alleged gunman shot him seven times.

Pro-Trump Signs Stolen From Yard

Pro-Trump Signs Stolen From Yard

After reports of Donald Trump campaign flags being stolen, more Philadelphia-area residents are stepping forward claiming they, too, have had their property stolen.

2 Face Charges in Deadly Pa. Cookout Shooting

2 Face Charges in Deadly Pa. Cookout Shooting

Two men accused of killing five adults and an unborn child when ambushing a suburban Pittsburgh cookout have been arrested.

Mother Charged in Daughter's Death

Mother Charged in Daughter's Death

A 4-year-old girl died after being shot in the eye inside a North Philadelphia home Thursday.

24 Dead as Historic Floods Swamp West Virginia

24 Dead as Historic Floods Swamp West Virginia

The heavy rains that pummeled West Virginia resulted in at least 24 deaths, leaving families homeless with the tearful realization that they're starting from scratch. About six buses full of people whose...

Two Teens Shot in Nicetown

Two Teens Shot in Nicetown

NBC10 reporter Monique Braxton is outside of Temple University Hospital where a teen boy is in stable condition after being shot in Nicetown while he was headed to a graduation party.