Whitworth will host Pacific Lutheran University in the Pirates final regular season home game on Saturday. Whitworth (3-5, 1-3 Northwest Conference) will face a tough test as the Lutes (7-1, 4-1) are currently second in conference play, trailing Linfield by only half a game. The Pirates
By LINDA DEUTSCHAP Special Correspondent
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A sometimes tearful former official of the scandal-ridden Bell took the stand in her own defense at a corruption trial Thursday, acknowledging she was being paid too much when her salary ballooned past $340,000 a year.
Angela Spaccia said
By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Testimony concluded Thursday in the trial of a Utah doctor charged with killing his wife, with a defense witness disputing prosecutors' assertion that he could have lifted her from a bathtub to save her.
Martin MacNeill was a doctor at a state
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Chris Brown has countersued a man who accused the R&B star's entourage of attacking him outside a recording studio earlier this year.
The singer filed an assault and battery lawsuit Wednesday against Sha'keir Duarte, who claimed in an earlier suit that he was injured
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist says his office is considering possible negligence or recklessness charges against the owner of two pit bull dogs that fatally attacked a 65-year-old woman in Spanaway. The attack on Oct. 30 sent Nga Woodhead to St.
By EDITH M. LEDERERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Iranian Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi strongly criticized the human rights record of President Hassan Rouhani, citing a dramatic increase in executions since he took office this year and accusing the government of lying about the release of
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Obama administration officials are facing mounting questions about whether they cut corners on security testing while rushing to meet a self-imposed deadline to launch online health insurance markets.
Documents show that the part of
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Transportation Security Administration officer killed by a rampaging gunman at Los Angeles International Airport was honored Wednesday afternoon in a solemn ceremony at the airport.
Gerardo Hernandez was remembered by blue-shirted TSA colleagues who formed a procession out of
By LINDSEY TANNERAP Medical Writer
CHICAGO (AP) - Testosterone treatments may increase risks for heart attacks, strokes and death in older men with low hormone levels and other health problems, a big Veterans Affairs study suggests.
The results raise concerns about the widely used testosterone gels