By JASON DEAREN and OSKAR GARCIAAssociated Press
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) - The U.S. Navy is resuming its practice of using old warships for target practice and sinking them in U.S. coastal waters after a nearly two-year moratorium spurred by environmental and cost concerns
OLYMPIA, Wash. - Gov. Chris Gregoire has directed that flags at all Washington state agency buildings be lowered to half-staff today in memory of U.S. Army Private First Class Jarrod A. Lallier, 20, of Spokane. Lallier received a posthumous promotion to Specialist.
Lallier was killed June
By DAN ELLIOTT and MEAD GRUVERAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The deadly crash of a military cargo plane fighting a South Dakota wildfire forced officials to ground seven other Air Force air tankers, removing critical firefighting aircraft from the skies during
By VERENA DOBNIKAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - New York utility Consolidated Edison and the union representing its employees are scheduled to meet Thursday, potentially restarting stalled talks that have left workers off their jobs while managers are keeping the electrical
By MEAD GRUVER and THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1:
Spending almost a week in an evacuation shelter as a single mother of three young children gets old.
On Sunday, 26-year-old
By ALAN CLENDENNING and CIARAN GILESAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spaniards blasted off fireworks and jumped for joy after their soccer team won the European Championship on Sunday night, giving the country a burst of national pride and temporary relief from the crushing
CHICAGO (AP) - A 26-year-old suspected gang member has been charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery in the shooting death of a 7-year-old girl who was gunned down while selling snow cones near her house last week.
Police say Jerrell Dorsey of
By THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
Authorities have released the names of three Boy Scouts and their Scout leader who were killed in a head-on collision while driving back to Colorado from a camp in Wyoming.
Five people died when a vehicle returning to Colorado
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man on death row for the killings of a mother and her two daughters in a 2007 home invasion says he came up with a bizarre plan to end his own life by lying about killing others in a spree of violence.
In an interview with The
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane firefighters were called to a structure fire near the intersection of Nevada and Lincoln at Cascade Place and Wilding Drive Sunday morning.
When crews arrived they saw smoke coming from the ceiling of the home and they were told everyone was out of the house. Firefighters