By MARCIA DUNNAP Aerospace Writer
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Space station astronaut Rick Mastracchio may get his Christmas wish for a spacewalk or two because of a broken cooling system.
Mastracchio, an experienced spacewalker, said he's more than ready to go out and make repairs, if
By MATTHEW LEEAP Diplomatic Writer
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States will continue to seek the release of an American citizen missing in Iran.
But at a news conference in Tel Aviv, he sidestepped questions about an Associated Press report saying the
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - State officials say that the number of people signing up for private insurance on the state's new health exchange have increased significantly since the health exchange went online in October. According to data released Thursday by the Washington Health
SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State Patrol says a truck driver whose tractor-trailer rig spun out on Interstate 90 and crashed over a highway barrier was left hanging over a steep embankment near Snoqualmie Pass for more than an hour. KOMO-TV reports (http://is.gd/
KHQ.COM - All schools in the Kootenai County Joint School District are closed today because of a power outage. The schools that are closed are: Harrison Elementary, Kootenai Jr. High School and Kootenai Senior High.
By BARBARA RODRIGUEZ and DAVID PITTAssociated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Superstition didn't deter players hoping that Friday the 13th would bring them good luck in the recently revamped Mega Millions game, as heavy sales prompted lottery officials to boost the jackpot from $400 million to $
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he'll meet with his Republican counterpart Mitch McConnell to discuss whether they can speed things up in the Senate and move on a budget agreement and a defense policy bill more quickly.
Reid said on the Senate floor Friday morning that
By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Federal judges considering an appeal by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich have pressed lawyers to differentiate between run-of-the-mill politics and political corruption.
The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals panel repeatedly pressed a
KHQ.COM - A storm system will move out of the area this morning with the chance of lingering snow showers across the eastern mountains. In addition there may be localized area of drizzle or freezing drizzle today and tonight.
Another weak weather disturbance will arrive on Saturday with light snow
By MARK THIESSENAssociated Press
KWETHLUK, Alaska (AP) - Christmas in Alaska came early this week to nearly 300 students attending school in the Yup'ik Eskimo village of Kwethluk.
Thanks to the volunteer program coordinated by the Alaska National Guard, Santa and Mrs. Claus greeted children in
by Idaho Athletics Media RelationsIt didn’t take long for Austin Rehkow to make his name known in the world of college football.
Today, when the 124th Walter Camp Football Team is announced on ESPN during the Home Depot College Football Awards Show, he will be recognized as the best punter in the
Keva Wolfe loves decorating for Christmas, but Tuesday she had her most prized decoration stolen from her front lawn.
A pair of Bliss lights from QVC, which cost Wolfe close to $600, were taken during a five-minute span around 10:30PM when she and her daughter went into Wolfe's