Thursday: Cloudy skies throughout the day today. The cold front, containing snow showers, looks to move over the Cascades this afternoon. Look for the chance of snow starting around Spokane between 6-9pm tonight. High: 33°
Thursday Night: Cloudy skies and snow showers around Spokane. Chance
WAVERLY, Va. (AP) - An Amtrak train is on its way to Boston again after it struck a vehicle in rural Virginia that police said attempted to drive around a crossing bar, destroying the car and injuring the driver.
Amtrak says the train did not derail and none of its 46 passengers was injured in the
WAVERLY, Va. (AP) - Authorities say an Amtrak train has collided with a vehicle in south central Virginia and there are injuries.
Virginia State Police spokeswoman Sgt. Michelle Anaya says in a news release that the accident occurred on Route 40 in Waverly around 6 a.m. Thursday.
Anaya says there
WAVERLY, Va. (AP) - Police say an Amtrak train has collided with a vehicle in eastern Virginia and there are injuries.
Virginia State Police spokeswoman Sgt. Michelle Anaya says the accident occurred on Route 40 in Waverly around 6 a.m. Thursday.
Anaya says there are unknown injuries and a medical
By AUDREY McAVOYAssociated Press
HONOLULU (AP) - A small plane carrying nine people crashed into the water off the Hawaiian island of Molokai, killing the director of the state Department of Health, officials said. The eight others survived.
A pilot and eight passengers were on board the Makani Kai
By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDYAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - A federal grand jury has been scheduled to meet next month to receive documents related to ethics complaints involving Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, according to people familiar with the case.
Three people have received subpoenas that ask for the
By TRAVIS LOLLERAssociated Press
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The fired chief of staff for U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander was expected Thursday in federal court after the aide's arrest on probable cause for possession and distribution of child pornography, authorities said.
Ryan Loskarn was a rising star
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and KEVIN McGILLAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Three years ago, a jury heard lurid testimony about a burned body and a brazen cover-up before convicting a former New Orleans police officer of fatally shooting a man without justification in the aftermath of Hurricane
By MICHAEL RUBINKAMAssociated Press
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - Composer Steven Sametz has written dozens of pieces in his long and prolific career, perhaps none so personal as the one he's about to begin: a requiem for the victims of the schoolhouse massacre in Newtown, Conn.
The Lehigh University
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Emergency crews on the south hill were called to a car crash late Wednesday night.
Police say around 11:00pm a man was driving his SUV westbound on 37th when he went through the stop sign at Perry, hit a brick landscaping
By LARA JAKESAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The NSA chief said Wednesday he knows of no better way his agency can help protect the U.S. from foreign threats than with spy programs that collect billions of phone and Internet records from around the world.
Pleading with the Senate
The Grant County Sheriff's Office found a man outside of Moses Lake in the 2800 block of Road 5 NE Wednesday morning with a gunshot wound.
In a press release, the Sheriff's Office says the man was immediately airlifted to a hospital and is in critical condition. The Sheriff's
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is confirming that the U.S. is suspending nonlethal aid to rebels in northern Syria amid reports that Islamic Front fighters have seized assets from mainstream, Western-backed rebels.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the U.S. is concerned about reports that