By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. will continue to support the moderate opposition in Syria, but non-lethal aid will be suspended until the U.S. can get a clear assessment on the status of warehouses of military equipment seized by
By COLLEEN BARRYAssociated Press
SOAVE, Italy (AP) - For the first time in the five years of Italy's economic crisis, grass-roots protests expressing frustration if not deep anger at the political class are spreading across Italy.
Students are marching through cities and towns, small business
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Technology problems with President Barack Obama's health care website are forcing the administration to extend a federal insurance plan for some of the sickest patients by a month.
The Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan was
By FREDERIC J. FROMMERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A jury that acquitted a Somali man of piracy charges has been unable to reach a verdict on two hostage-taking charges, resulting in a mistrial Thursday.
The acquittal of Ali Mohamed Ali on the more serious piracy charges remains intact,
By BRADLEY KLAPPER and DEB RIECHMANNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States targeted more than a dozen companies and people on Thursday for evading sanctions against Iran, an effort by the Obama administration to show it will enforce existing law even as it presses Congress to hold off
By ASHOK SHARMAAssociated Press
NEW DELHI (AP) - India's law minister said Thursday that the government has not abandoned efforts to make homosexuality legal, and that the country must take swift action to challenge a Supreme Court decision banning same-sex relations.
The minister, Kapil Sibal
WASHINGTON (AP) - The co-architect of a new budget deal in Congress concedes the political accommodation is modest, but says it moves a fiscally challenged government "in the right direction."
Republican Rep. Paul Ryan tells "CBS This Morning" the deal he brokered with Democratic Sen. Patty Murray
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
WASHINGTON (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 who
By GRANT PECK and SINFAH TUNSARAWUTHAssociated Press
BANGKOK (AP) - Anti-government protesters in Thailand cut off electricity to the prime minister's office compound on Thursday while their leaders met with businesspeople to explain why they want to oust the caretaker government before
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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
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
Operation Spokane Heroes and Northern Quest Casino teamed up to donate $10,000 in gift cards to military families in Spokane this holiday season.
They presented the gift cards this afternoon at the Central YMCA to Col. Brian Hill, Vice Commander of the 92nd Air Refueling Wing, who graciously