By AMY FORLITI and PATRICK CONDONAssociated Press
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - Nicole Lamphier and her family planned to ride out the flooding inundating their Duluth neighborhood at a friend's home nearby, but when they ran out of diapers for their 9-month-old, they called in the
SPOKANE, Wash. - Neighbors in the area of Newport Highway and Elm don't consider themselves heroes. Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich would disagree, saying Wednesday that his deputies would not be alive if not for some good Samaritans.
Krista Crawford and her fiancé were just
By CAIN BURDEAUAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The federal government's first auction of offshore petroleum leases in the same area where the Deepwater Horizon exploded in 2010 brought in $1.7 billion in winning bids Wednesday.
By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The family of an Immigration and Customs agent slain in Mexico has filed a $25 million wrongful death claim against the U.S. government.
A pair of South Texas law firms representing the family of ICE Agent
WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal panel of cancer specialists on Wednesday unanimously recommended approval of an experimental drug from Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc. for patients with advanced blood cancer.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration panel voted 11-0, with one
UPDATE: The two deputies shot in yesterday's deadly shooting have been identified as 42-year-old Mike Northway and 45-year-old Matt Spink.
New court documents show Charles Wallace had just been indicted on five additional counts of heroin trafficking, and that he had been
By KEVIN McGILLAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Thousands of New Orleans school employees were wrongfully fired after Hurricane Katrina scattered the populations and shut down the city and its schools, a Louisiana judge ruled Wednesday.
Judge Ethel Simms
By JIM SALTERAssociated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A Missouri man involved in a business dispute has been stuck in China for five months after the Chinese government refused to let him leave.
The Chinese government forced Steve Fleischli of Labadie, Mo., to
The former Shock linebacker Kevin Ellison was in a Spokane courtroom Tuesday to answer to arson charges related to a fire at his apartment last week.
Ellison pleaded not guilty to allegedly setting his bed on fire with a cigar. According to investigators, he said God told him to start it. He