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
By ALLEN REEDAssociated Press
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Jack Jacobs can proudly - and truthfully - say he was awarded the Medal of Honor for his valor in Vietnam. After a recent Supreme Court ruling, anyone else is free under the First Amendment to make the same claim, whether
By JASON STRAZIUSOAssociated Press
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Gunmen killed two policemen guarding a church, snatched their rifles and then opened fire on the congregation from inside and out on Sunday, killing 15 people and wounding 40, security officials said.
By MEAD GRUVERAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Melted bowling balls in the front yard were among the strange sights that met C.J. Moore upon her return Sunday to her two-story home, now reduced to ashes by the worst wildfire in Colorado history
By CHARLES WILSON and STEVEN K. PAULSONAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Drought and wildfire fears are snuffing out some Fourth of July festivities this year.
From Utah to Indiana, state and local governments are calling off annual fireworks displays out of fear