NEW YORK (AP) - Police shot and killed a man they say lunged at them with a knife in a confrontation that began in Times Square and drew officers and spectators on a chase that ended with shots fired near one of New York's most heavily touristed areas.
The encounter played out Saturday around 3
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama has met with some of the victims wounded during last months' massacre at an Aurora, Colo., movie theater and the medical staff that treated them.
Obama arrived at the Medical Center of Aurora at about 3:30 pm Saturday. She thanked doctors, nurses
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Democrats pounced on Mitt Romney's selection of Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate Saturday, saying the pick showed a commitment to "budget-busting tax cuts" for the wealthy and greater burdens on the middle class and seniors.
By STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican Mitt Romney's running mate, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, wasted little time tearing into President Barack Obama on Saturday, lambasting the Democrat's "record of failure" just hours after being named to the GOP ticket.
Spokane Fire Department Press Release:
SPOKANE, Wash. - On Saturday, August 4, at 8:42 AM, 8 Companies of Spokane Firefighters, 2 Senior Ladders, 1 Heavy Rescue, 5 Engines responded to a reported structure fire at the corner of 2nd and Bernard in Downtown Spokane.
KHQ.COM - On Wednesday afternoon firefighters in Lincoln County knocked down a brush fire 5 to 10 acres in size just south of Reardan on Whispering Pines Road, east of Highway 231.
At one point six homes were threatened. Authorities tell KHQ photographer Dave Somers that the fire started
KHQ.COM - A Spokane woman accused of attacking an elderly woman with pepper spray in the north Spokane Home Depot parking lot is out of jail on $2,000 bail.
Sherri L. Bester, alias Schlosser, 49, is accused of third-degree assault for an incident outside Home Depot, 9116 N. Newport
SPOKANE, Wash. - Investigators say a 5-year-old playing with a candle started a house fire Sunday in N. Spokane. The parents gathered all three of their children and safely escaped, but house they were renting was heavily damaged.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane
DENVER (AP) - A woman who was critically wounded in the Colorado theater shooting that left dead her 6-year-old daughter has suffered a miscarriage.
The family of Ashley Moser said in a statement Saturday that she is recovering from surgery but that the trauma caused the miscarriage.
By COLLEEN SLEVIN and NICHOLAS RICCARDIAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - The former graduate student accused in the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting was being treated by a psychiatrist at the university where he studied, the first indication that he may have sought help before the rampage