By KANTELE FRANKO and MITCH STACYAssociated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Exploding freight cars full of ethanol made for a dramatic early morning scene in Ohio's capital on Wednesday, but officials said the train derailment that led to a hurried evacuation of an urban neighborhood could have
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane firefighters responded to a structure fire in east Spokane near 3rd and Havana late Tuesday night.
The call came in just before 10:30PM and when the first crews arrived, they found a 2-story structure completely engulfed in flames. Crews knocked down the fire and are now
By AMY TAXIN and DAVID R. MARTINAssociated Press
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) - In this sweltering Southern California city, officials tried to keep the budget in check by selling assets, cutting spending and asking public employees to take a hit as tax revenues dwindled.
But San Bernardino
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Fire department officials say five people were taken to a hospital from a plane diverted to Philadelphia International Airport after crew members reported feeling ill due to an odor on board.
Airport spokeswoman Victoria Lupica said US Airways flight 720 had taken off from
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) - Police say a Southern California officer charged with murder in the death of a mentally ill homeless man is no longer working for the department.
Acting Fullerton police Chief Dan Hughes said in a statement Tuesday that Manuel Ramos left the department July 3.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The most destructive wildfire in Colorado history has been fully contained less than three weeks after it erupted.
A federal incident management team says the 29-square-mile Waldo Canyon Fire was completely encircled by Tuesday.
Officials say smoke may still be
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Firefighters responded to a structure fire at Bridgeport and Napa in northeast Spokane Tuesday afternoon.
Fire officials on scene say the home sustained minor damage in one bedroom after a small fire. The cause is still undetermined, but initial reports say the fire
SPIRIT LAKE, Idaho - Alleged sexual comments from Spirit Lake police chief leave a family disturbed.
Sherry Schroeder says she and her sons endured "graphic" sexual comments and gestures from Chief Pat Lawless while her husband was the Police Administrator for the city. Her husband has
MEAD, Wash. - Firefighters responded to a house fire Tuesday afternoon in the 3600 block of 2nd Ct. in Mead.
Crews say they received the call around 3:00PM and upon arrival found a home completely engulfed in flames. Neighbors told firefighters they could hear the elderly woman who lives in the
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is visiting a food bank in southern Colorado that's working to help victims of the region's wildfires.
Romney on Tuesday stopped by Care and Share in Colorado Springs to help box up