By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A panel of experts thinks Uncle Sam should be more in touch with our feelings.
They recommend that federal statistics and surveys include a few extra questions on happiness. That way there would be more to consider than cold hard cash when
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KHQ.COM - The cold weather can sometimes put folks in a bad mood, so to lighten things up a bit we found some funny cold photos to make you laugh! We hope you enjoy looking at them!
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - A former Detroit university professor is pledging $5 million and is hoping it will spark a wildfire of private financial support to protect valuable art from being sold to pay creditors in the city's bankruptcy.
A. Paul Schaap said he wants to help the
By KRISTI EATONAssociated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Whether you're ready to ship that holiday package across the country or waiting for your next shipment of cooking grease, now's not the best time to be in a hurry.
Businesses small and large are waiting for pickups and consumers across
By NOMAAN MERCHANTAssociated Press
DALLAS (AP) - Freezing rain and stinging winds slammed the Southwest Friday and made a strangely blank landscape out of normally sun-drenched North Texas: mostly empty highways covered in a sometimes impassable frost, closed schools and businesses, and millions of
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: In less than 24 hours, the Spokane Police Department has taken three stolen vehicle reports where the vehicle was left running unattended.
The most recent incident happened this morning and the vehicle has not yet been located. SPD would like to
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SPOKANE, Wash. - Many airlines have commemorative art they display on their airplanes to pay tribute to various things. Over the past 20 years, KHQ's Reed Schmitt has had a hobby of photographing planes as the fly in and out
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will travel to South Africa next week to pay respects to Nelson Mandela.
White House press secretary Jay Carney says the Obamas will participate in memorial events, but didn't say specifically what day
UPDATE: A family of 3 was displaced on Friday morning after a fire broke out in their basement. It happened at 1503 E. Rich in north Spokane.
Firefighters tell us it was an electrical fire that started in the basement. No one was injured. The Red Cross is assisting the family.
There is heavy smoke
By DINA CAPPIELLOAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Under pressure from the wind-power industry, the Obama administration said Friday it will allow companies to kill or injure eagles without the fear of prosecution for up to three decades.
The new rule is designed to address environmental
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy grew at a 3.6 percent annual rate from July through September, the fastest since early 2012. But nearly half the growth came from a buildup in business stockpiles, a trend that could reverse in the current quarter and hold
KHQ.COM - On December 5, 2013 Michael D. Morehead, who was previously listed as a missing person from the City of Coeur d'Alene, has been found deceased by a Kootenai County Sheriff's Office's Volunteer Search & Rescue K9 search team.
He was found a short distance from
The US Marshals Service and the Benewah County Sheriff's Office are searching for 31-year-old Britton Michael Hanson in connection to a murder.
In a press release issued Thursday afternoon, the US Marshal's Service says Hanson is wanted for 1st Degree Attempted Premeditated Murder