By JOHN HEILPRINAssociated Press
CHAMONIX, France (AP) - They set out before dawn, hoping to conquer a mountaineering classic: Mont Blanc, Western Europe's highest peak. But below the prized summit, a climber is believed to have accidentally caused a slab of ice to snap off, triggering an
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. - Three days after law enforcement raided eight Spokane spas and the homes of six spa owners in a coordinated effort dubbed "Operation Redlight", the lead police agency still has their hands full building their case.
On Thursday, Airway Heights Police - who led the nearly 14-
By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZAssociated Press
TULTITLAN, Mexico (AP) - Deported from the United States after years working construction in New Jersey, Hector Augusto Lopez decided to rebuild his life in his hometown in eastern Honduras.
He found a steady job in a shoe store in Catacamas. Then, in March,
By MATT VOLZAssociated Press
HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A West Virginia man accused of shooting himself and then claiming to be a drive-by victim was arrested in northeastern Montana on Thursday and quickly released on a $10,000 bond.
Ray Dolin, 39, appeared at the Glasgow courthouse at 10 a.m. as the
By KEN RITTER and MICHELLE RINDELS
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Two chimpanzees escaped a Las Vegas backyard and rampaged through a neighborhood Thursday, pounding on cars and jumping into at least one vehicle before police killed one primate and tranquilized the other, authorities said.
No people were hurt
By COREY WILLIAMSAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - An international commuter tunnel connecting Detroit to Windsor, Ontario, was closed for nearly four hours Thursday after a bomb threat was phoned in on the Canadian side. No explosives were found.
The Detroit Windsor Tunnel, a busy border crossing
By TODD RICHMONDAssociated Press
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A North Dakota man killed his three young daughters after they rushed to greet him during a surprise visit and left their bodies tucked in their beds, Wisconsin authorities said in court documents released Thursday.
St. Croix County
By ELLIOT SPAGAT and JACQUES BILLEAUDAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Two drug-smuggling tunnels outfitted with lighting and ventilation systems were discovered along the U.S.-Mexico border, the latest signs that cartels are building sophisticated passages to escape heightened surveillance on land
CHICAGO (CBS) — It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.
The youngest victim was just 13 years old. The boy was shot multiple
times while standing on a porch around 9:25 p.m. Wednesday in the 2400
block of West 47th
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mexico's reliance on the military to combat widespread drug violence and crime has been largely ineffective and has led to increases in human rights violations, according to a congressional report released Thursday.
The majority staff of the