By STEVEN DUBOISAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has revoked a Canadian travel company's authority to provide passenger service in the United States after determining a driver was not properly rested when his bus crashed on an Oregon highway last
Coeur d'Alene Police Department UPDATED Press Release 1-9-12:
Idaho State Police have confirmed the suspect arrested for trafficking methamphetamine is Charles E. Gibson, 41 years of age of Spokane Washington. No further details will be released about the incident as it remains under
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
Johnson & Johnson's experimental diabetes drug might bring minor heart risks because it raised cholesterol levels in patient testing, according to federal drug reviewers.
In documents released Tuesday, Food and Drug Administration staff experts conclude
By RYAN J. FOLEYAssociated Press
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A 21-year-old Iowa man accused of killing his mother and abducting a woman after being released from prison last week underwent treatment as a teenager because he fantasized about raping women and almost acted upon his urges several times,
SEATTLE (AP) - The Seattle Fire Department says a man who was hit by a bus downtown got up and walked a block to a Starbucks, even though he was bleeding from the head.
Department spokesman Kyle Moore says the well-dressed 32-year-old man apparently suffered a concussion in the Tuesday morning and
By DON THOMPSONAssociated Press
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown is challenging a federal court order that California further reduce its inmate population to improve prison conditions, reigniting a legal battle that once reached the U.S. Supreme Court.
Complying with the court's June
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Former Rhode Island Rep. Patrick Kennedy says he's established a group to lobby against legalized marijuana.
The ex-congressman says efforts around the United States to legalize marijuana are well-intentioned but misguided.
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By GARANCE BURKE and PAUL ELIASAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Coast Guard investigators on Tuesday plan to interview the pilot of an empty tanker that struck a tower in the middle of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge while navigating beneath the hulking span.
The 752-foot Overseas Reymar
By DENISE LAVOIEAP Legal Affairs Writer
BOSTON (AP) - Testimony is set to begin in a federal lawsuit brought by four sisters who believe their breast cancer was caused by a drug their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s.
The case involves a synthetic estrogen known as DES, diethylstilbestrol
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Dozens of gay and lesbian former military service members who were discharged due to their homosexuality will receive the rest of their severance pay under a settlement approved Monday by a federal court.
The American Civil Liberties Union said the $2.4 million settlement