Small Planes Involved In Close Call Near Oakland Airport During Gov't ShutdownTwo small planes were involved in a frightening close call near Oakland International Airport during the 35-day government shutdown, the Federal Aviation Administration confirmed this week.
Point Reyes Beach Overtaken By Elephant Seals During Shutdown To ReopenTourists unable to visit a popular Marin County beach that was taken over by a colony of nursing elephant seals during the government shutdown will be able to get an up-close view of the creatures.
Gov't Shutdown Brings Elephant Seals To Point Reyes BeachElephant seals used the opportunity of an empty Drake's Beach on Point Reyes National Seashore - due to the government shutdown - to gather for mating and bearing pups.
Yosemite, California National Parks Returning To Normal Operations Post ShutdownCalifornia's signature national parks are getting back to normal operations following the 35-day partial federal government shutdown.
Bay Area Parks Reopen After End Of Government ShutdownWhile the end of the federal government shutdown meant that many recreation spaces reopened on Monday, some Bay Area parks will feel the lingering effects of the shutdown for weeks to come.
Trump Accepts Pelosi Invitation To Deliver State of the Union AddressPresident Trump on Monday afternoon accepted an invitation from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to deliver the State of the Union address next week.
Federal Workers Fear Shutdown Reprieve Will Be Short-LivedThe government shutdown may be over but the recovery for furloughed federal employees is just beginning.
Oakland TSA Agents Relieved, Frustrated By Short-Term End To ShutdownFor federal workers at Oakland International Airport, news of the end of the longest government shutdown in the country's history on Friday was met with relief, frustration and skepticism.
Trump's Shutdown Gift To Pelosi: A Unified Democratic CaucusPresident Donald Trump has done something remarkable in the government shutdown: He's unified the diverse new House Democratic majority firmly behind Speaker Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco.
San Jose Airport, Food Bank Provide Aid To Furloughed Federal WorkersMineta San Jose International Airport and Second Harvest Food Bank on Wednesday set up donations of food and supplies to support federal workers impacted by the government shutdown.
Farallones Research Among Environmental Studies Disrupted By Government ShutdownScientists with a constant presence on the Farallones since 1968 might have to leave if their agreement with the government isn't renewed by the end of March.