WASHINGTON (AP) - It's a growing side effect of modern medicine: A test for one condition turns up something completely unrelated that could be a threat - or could be a false alarm. These so-called incidental findings tell people more than they bargained for, things they might
By LAURAN NEERGAARDAP Medical Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's a growing side effect of modern medicine: A test for one condition turns up something completely unrelated. It might be a real danger, or an anxiety-provoking false alarm.
Doctors dub this the dreaded "incidentaloma" - so-called
The Grant County Sheriff's Office has identified the man that was found Wednesday morning outside of Moses Lake with a gunshot wound.
Deputies say 28-year-old Dale Glenn Olmos of Moses Lake was found in the 2800 block of Road 5 NE just outside of Moses Lake. He was immediately taken to
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - A newlywed bride accused of deliberately pushing her husband to his death in Montana's Glacier National Park has agreed to plead guilty to second-degree murder. News of the plea agreement for 22-year-old Jordan Graham came as a jury was set to hear
By MIKE STOBBEAP Medical Writer
ATLANTA (AP) - Health officials say the flu season seems to be getting off to more normal start this year.
Reports of the flu have been increasing, particularly in the South. But it's nothing like last year, when flu hit early and very hard in early December.
UPDATE: The scene at the Federal Courthouse in downtown Spokane has cleared after law enforcement was on scene for much of Thursday morning after a suspicious device was found.
The FBI wouldn't go into great detail about what was found, but they did say that a package that required "attention
PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash. - The Pend Oreille County Sheriff's Department released an update Thursday morning on their investigation into the death of a 16-year-old hunter from Yakima.
On November 15th, 16-year-old Sergio M. Tinajero of Yakima was found dead in the woods near 1800 Deer Valley
By MALCOLM RITTERAP Science Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Sponges are getting squeezed out of a distinctive role in evolution. A new study says they don't represent the oldest branch of the animal family tree after all.
The DNA research gives the spot instead to comb jellies, a group of gelatinous
By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - Robert Cameron Redus was five months from graduating with a seemingly bright future ahead as he drove home from a night of celebrating the end of the semester at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio.
The former co-valedictorian
Mobile users click this link for the slideshow: http://bit.ly/19EYZ2CThe Spokane Police Department is asking for your help finding a man who bit a loss prevention officer as he was being detained for shoplifting.
It happened on December 4th just after midnight at the Safeway on Northwest
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Boise State and new head football coach Bryan Harsin have agreed to terms of a five-year contract valued at $6.5 million.
University officials released the term sheet signed by Harsin Wednesday, when Harsin was named the successor to Chris Petersen, who left for Washington last
MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. (AP) - Officials at Eastern State Hospital were warned about the dangers of mental patient access to cords years before one patient allegedly strangled another in November 2012. The Seattle Times reported Tuesday (http://is.gd/KL5zSK) that a wrongful-death
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - After years of bitter friction within Republican circles, House Speaker John Boehner is lashing out against hard-line conservative and tea party groups - the latest GOP establishment figure to join the increasingly public battle roiling the party.