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 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.

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Preparing for the Pope: Reporting from Argentina

Preparing for the Pope: Reporting from Argentina

NBC10's Jim Rosenfield and Telemundo 62's Ramon Zayas traveled to the homeland of Pope Francis in Argentina for a revealing look at how Fr. Jorge grew up, his passions, the controversy that followed him to Rome...

Manco & Manco Owners Plead Guilty, Face Up to 5 Years

Manco & Manco Owners Plead Guilty, Face Up to 5 Years

The owners of popular New Jersey restaurant chain Manco & Manco Pizza pleaded guilty Thursday to tax evasion, lying to IRS agents and structuring cash payments to avoid reporting requirements.

350-Pound Dolphin Jumps Onto Boat, Injures Woman

350-Pound Dolphin Jumps Onto Boat, Injures Woman

A trip out to sea for a Southern California couple celebrating their wedding anniversary turned into a trip to the emergency room after a 350-pound dolphin leaped onto the boat, knocking the woman over...

Undercover Cop Car Sprayed With Bullets in Camden

Undercover Cop Car Sprayed With Bullets in Camden

An undercover police officer was injured after investigators say a suspect opened fire on his car in Camden late Wednesday night.

Wheelchair-Accessible Taxi Cabs Now in Philly

Wheelchair-Accessible Taxi Cabs Now in Philly

Philadelphia now has a wheelchair-accessible taxi cab and it rolled through city streets on Thursday afternoon.