By STEVEN DUBOISAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - An Oregon high school student is being charged with attempted murder after the authorities say he planned to attack his high school with bombs.
The student, 17-year-old Grant Acord, was taken to a juvenile jail Thursday night after police
CHEWELAH, Wash. - Firefighters in Chewelah were called to an RV park Saturday after reports of a structure fire.
When crews arrived at the RV park behind the 49er Motel they found an RV fully engulfed in flames. Firefighters were able to put the flames out, however the RV is a total loss.
By SEAN MURPHY, RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, DAVID A. LIEB and CHRISTOPHER SHERMANAssociated Press
MOORE, Okla. (AP) - One was an animal lover. Another loved the spotlight. Another was nicknamed "The Wall" because of the force he brought to the soccer field.
When a top-of-the-scale EF5 tornado ripped
ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. (AP) - Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords urged a group of newly minted college graduates on Saturday to change the world - starting tomorrow.
The former Arizona congresswoman and her husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, addressed graduates at Bard College.
By MICHAEL BRICKAssociated Press
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Torrential rains swamped San Antonio with flash floods on Saturday, leaving at least one person dead as emergency workers in boats rushed to rescue more than 200 residents stranded in cars and homes.
"It was pretty crazy," said Gera Hinojosa, a
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane firefighters responded to a gas line break in north Spokane Saturday afternoon near Lincoln and Nevada.
The actual site of the leak was located at a home just to the west of Nevada at N. Dakota and Brownsville Court. Officials say the homeowner was digging and hit a
CHAFFEE, Mo. (AP) - A highway overpass in southeast Missouri collapsed early Saturday when rail cars slammed into one of the bridge's pillars after a cargo train collision, authorities said. Seven people were injured, though none seriously.
The bridge collapsed after a Union Pacific train hit
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) - A northern Idaho sheriff says he's compelled to drop the department's Boy Scouts of America charter after the organization opened its ranks to gay Scouts. Kootenai County Sheriff Ben Wolfinger tells the Coeur d'Alene Press in a story on Saturday
1. Make a batch of cookie dough, and add a half a bag of mini marshmallows inside. 2. Lay graham cracker squares on a cookie sheet (spray with Pam first) 3. Put a ball of cookie dough on each graham cracker. 4. Put in oven set at 350. 5. Take out after 5 mins. 6
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Protests against seed giant Monsanto are getting under way across the U.S. and in dozens of other countries, including Spokane. "March Against Monsanto" organizers say they're calling attention to the dangers posed by genetically modified food and the companies that
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will travel to tornado-ravaged Moore, Okla., on Sunday. That's according to a White House official, who wasn't authorized to publicly discuss the trip ahead of the official announcement and requested anonymity. A
By BLAKE NICHOLSON and DAVE KOLPACKAssociated Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A dam that threatened to give way and flood a North Dakota town was holding back the water on Wednesday, though the 1,300 residents of Cavalier were still being told to stay away from their homes.
Steady rainfall between
By JOHN ROGERSAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It seems that the impossible has occurred: The nation's most congested city has become a model for traffic control.
Yes, gridlock still prevails and drivers' blood pressure still spikes as LA's traffic arteries seize up during every