MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - Bob Curtis, who during one stretch called 540 consecutive University of Idaho football games, has died at 87.
The school announced Curtis' passing on Thursday. A statement from the university said he died at his home in Colfax, Wash., on Wednesday night. No cause of death
SPOKANE, Wash. – Many of Kurt Henson's closest friends and colleagues learned of his untimely death early Wednesday morning. And in the hours since, many of them – normally hardened and stoic – have broken down in tears sharing their grief, but also their memories, of
By Erik Sherman
Was Steve Jobs what every entrepreneur should aspire to? Ben Austen at Wired found start-up founders to be stubbornly divided: He talked to business owners who are such fans of Jobs that they virtually wanted to wear jeans and a black turtleneck to work and also to those who run as
By KATE BRUMBACKAssociated Press
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) - The Georgia Supreme Court stayed Monday's scheduled execution of a man convicted of killing a fellow prison inmate, saying it would consider a defense challenge to the state's recent adoption of a single-drug injection method.
DALLAS (AP) - Eddie Barker, who aired the first report of President John F. Kennedy's death from an assassin's bullet, died Monday at a Dallas nursing home. He was 84.
The longtime newsman and broadcaster died after a long period of declining health, said his daughter Leslie Barker Garcia.
MSNBC.COM - The first American woman to go into space, Sally Ride, died Monday after a 17-month battle against pancreatic cancer, her company said.
Ride made history in 1983 as a crew member on the space shuttle Challenger, breaking the gender barrier for U.S. spaceflight.
By GILLIAN FLACCUS and KRISTEN WYATTAssociated Press
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - A U.S. Navy veteran who served three tours of duty in the Middle East. A 6-year-old girl excited about learning to swim. A Target employee who shielded his girlfriend and her brother with his own body. They and nine
SANDPOINT, Idaho (AP) - A northern Idaho woman charged as an accessory in the death of a 19-year-old man has pleaded guilty to stealing 33 firearms from a pawn shop in a separate case. The Bonner County Daily Bee reports (http://bit.ly/PAU3ox) 23-year-old Jennifer Thrasher faces a
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado prosecutor says the suspect in the mass shooting at a midnight Batman film screening could face the death penalty. Eighteenth Judicial District Attorney Carol Chambers said Monday that her office is considering pursuing that punishment against
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA has slammed Penn State with an unprecedented series of penalties, including a $60 million fine and the loss of all coach Joe Paterno's victories from 1998-2011, in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Other sanctions include a four-