Despite another impressive first-half performance and a late rally, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team missed its first 10 shots in the second half and went on to lose to Utah Valley 86-83 Tuesday (Nov. 20) at the Leavey Center in Santa Clara, Calif. The game
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil rebounded slightly to above $87 a barrel on Wednesday after an explosion injured 10 people on a bus in Tel Aviv, a development that has the potential to seriously complicate diplomatic efforts to broker a cease-fire between Israel and Islamic
By JOSEF FEDERMAN and KARIN LAUBAssociated Press
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - A cease-fire agreement between Israel and the Gaza Strip's Hamas rulers took effect Wednesday night, bringing an end to eight days of the fiercest fighting in years and possibly signaling a new era of relations
By IBRAHIM BARZAK and JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel and the Hamas militant group edged closer to a cease-fire Tuesday to end a weeklong Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip, but after a day of furious diplomatic efforts involving the U.S. secretary of state, U.N. chief
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Federal authorities filed a lawsuit to seize the Florida home of a Michigan Supreme Court justice, accusing her of fraud by hiding control of the real estate while persuading a bank to allow a short sale on another property.
Diane Hathaway is not
By SARA BURNETTAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois could become the third state in the U.S. to grant driver's licenses to illegal immigrants - a move top officials from both parties are pushing as a way to make roads safer and one that could have political implications for lawmakers
By JAMES MacPHERSONAssociated Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Twelve-year-old Christian Schuster survived a deadly shooting in North Dakota by feigning death as he lay under his slain brother's body, and an 8-year-old sister was spared because she was down the street sledding on a snowy hill,
By RICK CALLAHANAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Former Mouseketeer Bonita Lynn Fields Elder, an agile dancer who showcased those skills on the 1950s children's show "The Mickey Mouse Club" and later performed on Broadway, has died in Indiana at age 68.
Her cousin Robbin Myers said
By TERRY COLLINSAssociated Press
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Custodial and maintenance workers at Oakland International Airport and at one of the nation's busiest seaports were set to end their picketing and return to work late Tuesday and early Wednesday after a one-day strike, officials said.