On Sunday evening, August 18th, 2013, at about 9:00 p.m., Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies responded to two missing hikers at Liberty Lake Park. Family members of the 18-year-old female and 17-year-old male said the two of them left to go hiking around 11:30 a.m. and had not returned.
By JEFF BARNARDAssociated Press
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - Wildfires burning in Oregon, Idaho and Montana are taxing national firefighting resources and helping to push spending past $1 billion for the year.
The National Interagency Fire Center in Boise upped the national wildfire preparedness level
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - An AirTran flight was safely diverted to Memphis, Tenn., after a passenger tried to open an emergency exit on the plane, officials said Tuesday.
Flight 265 was on its way from Baltimore to Austin, Texas, Monday evening, when it had to make the emergency landing, Southwest
By DANIELA BERRETTA and IBRAHIM BARZAKAssociated Press
ST. HILARION, Gaza Strip (AP) - The ruins of this ancient complex sit on dunes by the sea, a world away from Gaza City's noise and bustle. Up in the sky, birds compete for space with children's kites flying from a nearby farm.
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE GRANT COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: An elderly local man died Sunday afternoon after drowning in Quincy Lakes. Around 1:40 p.m., emergency responders were called to the Evergreen Reservoir portion of the Quincy Lakes, about seven miles southwest of Quincy.
By HAMZA HENDAWIAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - After torching a Franciscan school, Islamists paraded three nuns on the streets like "prisoners of war" before a Muslim woman offered them refuge. Two other women working at the school were sexually harassed and abused as they fought their way through a
By TODD DVORAKAssociated Press
HAILEY, Idaho (AP) - A wildfire stoked by strong winds made a push to the north Saturday and forced more people from their homes outside the posh central Idaho ski town of Ketchum, bringing the number of residences evacuated by the blaze to more than 2,300.
Weekend Weather Update: Breezier than we've been, but it's No Big Deal…Looks good for the "Cd'A Wooden Boat Festival"
Sunday: Mostly sunny with a fairly steady 12-18mph southwest breeze until sunset…Low/High 60°/82° (GREEN)
NEW YORK (AP) - Nordstrom on Thursday joined the ranks of major retailers cutting their profit outlooks for the year, citing disappointing sales from its more affluent shoppers.
The bleaker forecast from the department store operator came despite a higher profit for the second quarter, which got a
By The Associated Press
STERLING, Va. (AP) - David C. Jones, a retired Air Force general who helped set in motion a far-reaching reorganization of the U.S. military command while serving as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has died at 92.
The general's son, David Curtis Jones, said