SPOKANE, Wash. - The future of the Vulnerable Adult Linked Organizational Response Program in Spokane is uncertain. The city is not completely eliminating the V.A.L.O.R Program, but it is losing its leadership.
Up until recently, there was a detective dedicated to investigating crimes against
By By BETSY BLANEYAssociated Press
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Promoters of a traveling exhibit of artifacts and memorabilia belonging to Pope John Paul II unveiled two items from the pontiff's life Thursday that will be on display when the show opens in Texas next year.
The exhibit will include
By By JAMES MacPHERSONAssociated Press
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Home improvement retailer Menard Inc. says it will hire workers from its home base in Wisconsin and fly them to North Dakota to staff a store in Minot, which is near the state's booming oil patch and has more jobs than takers.
By By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a hotel maid who accused him of trying to rape her have reached an agreement to settle her lawsuit, likely ending a legal saga that forced the onetime French presidential
By By SCOTT BAUER and DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
MIDDLETON, Wis. (AP) - Remember Roseanne Roseannadana? Or Emily Litella? Or Baba Wawa?
Younger generations might not recognize the characters popularized by comedian Gilda Radner. Nor might they remember Radner herself, an original cast member
By By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senators pressed ahead Thursday on a new set of tough sanctions against Iran's domestic industries as they seek to cripple the Islamic republic's economy and thwart its nuclear ambitions.
Sens. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., and Mark Kirk, R-
By By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. intends to wage a counterterrorism campaign inside Afghanistan even after the main U.S. combat force leaves in 2014 in order to prevent al-Qaida from fulfilling its ambition to re-establish a sanctuary there, Defense
By By ARON HELLER and DAN PERRYAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - The black-and-white photos show masses of people yearning for independence, celebrating a vote recognizing a state in Palestine. It was a day that generations of pupils would be taught to remember with reverence: Nov. 29.
Two years ago Eastern Washington got some lucky breaks to host the FCS playoffs all the way up to the national championship game in Frisco, Texas. This year, though, they do not need luck.
The Eagles are a No. 2 seed this time around, meaning they have home field advantage throughout the playoffs