Personal finance website WalletHub has released a list of the states most impacted by the government shutdown. It analyzed seven metrics for the rankings, including federal works per capita, small-business lending per capita and student aid applications per capita, among other factors. Here are the Top 20:
Santa Barbara County Animal Shelter is reviewing its procedures after an employee accidentally left a shelter gate open. On Thursday dogs slipped out of the gate and killed a dog in quarantine pending an appeal in a dangerous dog hearing.