PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: On Tuesday, 5/28 Spokane Police responded to a report of a Burglary at the Flour Mill, 621 W. Mallon. Employees reported someone had broken into the building's mail room and had stolen mail addressed to various tenants of the Flour Mill.
By DAVID MERCERAssociated Press
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Christopher Harris insisted he didn't beat all five of his former in-laws to death in their central Illinois home, only the 14-year-old boy who Harris said was slaughtering his own family when Harris wandered into the house late one night in
By THOMAS J. SHEERANAssociated Press
CLEVELAND (AP) - A brawl that started over spilled punch at a kindergarten graduation ceremony Friday resulted in the arrest of eight people, authorities said. Police were called when one participant pulled out a pipe and another a hammer.
Two teenage girls
HERNDON, Va. (AP) - Two people were taken to a hospital after a two-seat, single engine Cessna crashed into the living room of a third-story apartment outside Washington, Virginia State Police said Friday.
The plane crashed through the roof of the apartment building in Herndon after it had
By LEILA SARALAYEVAAssociated Press
BARSKOON, Kyrgyzstan (AP) - Hundreds of stone-throwing protesters besieged a Canadian gold mine in Kyrgyzstan on Friday, clashing violently with riot police and prompting the president to declare a state of emergency.
Over 50 people were wounded and 80 detained
Y CITY, Ark. (AP) - Forecasters warned that large hail and more tornadoes could strafe parts of Oklahoma, Arkansas and Missouri on Friday, a day after powerful storms and floods killed at least three people in the storm-weary region.
Up to a dozen tornadoes touched down in mostly rural parts of
SEATTLE (AP) - Three poison-tainted, hand-addressed letters postmarked on the same day in Spokane, Wash., were mailed to President Barack Obama, a federal judge in Spokane and a post office in that city, the FBI says.
A fourth letter sent to Fairchild Air Force Base near Spokane is
By MANUEL VALDESAssociated Press
BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) - When Dusty, a 19-month-old black Labrador, walked past a pipe full of marijuana during a recent police search of a house, he was doing exactly what his handler hoped.
The newest drug-sniffing dog on the police force in Bremerton, near Seattle
ALFRED, Maine (AP) - A high-profile prostitution scandal featuring sex videos, adultery, exhibitionism and more than 100 clients drew to a close Friday when a Zumba fitness instructor who turned her studio into a brothel was sentenced to 10 months in jail.
Alexis Wright was sentenced under a plea
By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been a public face of gun control for years, but he's in a new, unsought spotlight after ricin-laced letters were sent to him and a group he helps lead.
The billionaire hasn't shied from using his political post