By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Air Force tanker planes returned to the flight line for firefighting missions on Tuesday after a deadly weekend crash, bringing much-needed reinforcements to a strained fleet battling some of the worst wildfires in decades
By FRANK BAJAKAP Technology Writer
LIMA, Peru (AP) - Peru's distribution of more than 800,000 low-cost laptop computers to children across the country easily ranks as one of the world's most ambitious efforts to leverage digital technology in the fight against poverty
By ROBERT BARRAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Barclays Chief Executive Bob Diamond resigned Tuesday, the biggest scalp in a financial markets scandal that has ripped through the bank's senior management and sown the seeds for a new investigation into Britain's banking
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Is it just freakish weather or something more? Climate scientists suggest that if you want a glimpse of some of the worst of global warming, take a look at U.S. weather in recent weeks.
By KEVIN BEGOSAssociated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A trade group for drone aircraft manufacturers and operators has released the industry's first code of conduct in response to growing privacy concerns.
The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Councilmembers in a small ski town high in California's Sierra Nevada voted unanimously Monday to file for bankruptcy, the second local government in the state to recently make that decision.
Mammoth Lakes is facing a $43 million judgment
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - A Haz-Mat crew was dispatched to the Spokane Valley Industrial Park Monday afternoon after a fire in one of the buildings.
Fire officials say an employee was walking in one of the buildings called "The Spokane Foundary" when he saw flames in a room containing chemicals. The
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is expressing condolences to families of North Carolina Air National Guard crew members who died in a crash fighting fires in South Dakota.
Obama said in a statement Monday the incident was still under investigation and
By AYA BATRAWY and BEN HUBBARDAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Syrian opposition groups struggled to form a united leadership Tuesday at a meeting in Cairo that exposed the vast disagreements that have prevented them from effectively leading the uprising against President Bashar
Spokane Police Department Press Release:
A Spokane man was killed when the car he is working on started and dragged
him while he was underneath.
On Monday 7/2/12 at about 11:25 am Spokane Fire Department units responded to
the intersection of Nettleton and Dean on an aid call. Arriving on scene