SPOKANE, Wash. - Neighbors in the area of Newport Highway and Elm don't consider themselves heroes. Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich would disagree, saying Wednesday that his deputies would not be alive if not for some good Samaritans.
Krista Crawford and her fiancé were just
By BY PAULINE JELINEKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A government watchdog is looking into Afghanistan's practice of taxing U.S. companies involved in America's multibillion-dollar effort to rebuild the war-torn nation.
The office of the Special
By STEPHEN BRAUNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Major donors supporting President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney spent millions of dollars last month to get their candidate elected, but new financial filings released Wednesday show that outside political
UPDATE: The two deputies shot in yesterday's deadly shooting have been identified as 42-year-old Mike Northway and 45-year-old Matt Spink.
New court documents show Charles Wallace had just been indicted on five additional counts of heroin trafficking, and that he had been
By The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve has taken many unprecedented steps in the past 3½ years to try to boost the U.S. economy and counter the effects of a financial crisis that triggered a painful recession. It has kept the short-term interest rate it
By JIM FITZGERALDAssociated Press
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - A Florida woman and her brother were found guilty Wednesday of orchestrating the killings of the woman's millionaire husband and his mother in a grab for the family estate.
A federal jury said
By CANDICE CHOIAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - For college-bound students, the easy money seems to be everywhere.
The website for Discover's student loans says it can help: "Cover up to 100 percent of your college tuition, housing, books and more." An
By DON MELVIN and TOBY STERLINGAssociated Press
LUXEMBOURG (AP) - The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Thursday that the euro is under "acute stress" and piled pressure on Germany by advocating a series of measures to pull Europe out of its crisis that its