SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - A Haz-Mat crew was dispatched to the Spokane Valley Industrial Park Monday afternoon after a fire in one of the buildings.
Fire officials say an employee was walking in one of the buildings called "The Spokane Foundary" when he saw flames in a room containing chemicals. The
By RON DePASQUALEAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - North Korea continues to violate U.N. sanctions by attempting to ship arms to Syria and Myanmar and illegally importing luxury goods, according to a long-awaited report by a U.N. experts panel.
By JASON DEAREN and OSKAR GARCIAAssociated Press
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) - The U.S. Navy is resuming its practice of using old warships for target practice and sinking them in U.S. coastal waters after a nearly two-year moratorium spurred by environmental and cost concerns
By PATRICK WALTERSAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The oldest and largest refinery on the East Coast will stay open thanks to a deal between Sunoco and the private equity firm The Carlyle Group, with the groups announcing Monday that they have agreed to terms on a joint
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors rejoiced over Europe last week. On Monday, they got back to worrying about the United States.
Stocks struggled to stay out of the red in quiet holiday-week trading after a trade group said
By ALEXA OLESENAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - China learned hard lessons from a contaminated milk scandal that left six babies dead four years ago but its dairy industry is still plagued by quality lapses, from toxic mold in milk to mercury in baby formula.
By RICHARD LARDNERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hackers broke into computers at hotel giant Wyndham Worldwide Corp. three times in two years and stole credit card information belonging to hundreds of thousands of customers. Wyndham didn't report the break-in in
By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities may never know why a Florida man viciously attacked and chewed on the face of an older homeless man in Miami last month after lab tests failed to find components of "bath salts" in the system of the assailant, who was
By STEVE KARNOWSKIAssociated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Attorney Bob Burns already gets a lot of information from his smartphone, but he welcomes the prospect of getting a little more - free warnings about life-threatening weather from a sophisticated new government system