PRESS RELEASE FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH: Flu season is in full swing in Washington and flu activity is now classified as widespread, which means people are catching and spreading the flu in most areas of the state.
"Flu is a serious illness that can be fatal, and several Washington residents
By AP Sports Writer
CHICAGO (AP) - He did it. He finally admitted it. Lance Armstrong doped.
He was light on the details and didn't name names. He mused that he might not have been caught if not for his comeback in 2009. And he was certain his "fate was sealed" when longtime friend,
PHOENIX (AP) - Prosecutors rested their case Thursday in the high-profile trial of an Arizona woman accused of killing her on-again-off-again boyfriend in 2008.
Jodi Arias, 32, could become the fourth woman on Arizona's death row if she's convicted in the high-profile case.
By ANDREW DALTONAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Toyota Motor Corp. has settled what was to be the first in a group of hundreds of pending wrongful death and injury lawsuits involving sudden, unintended acceleration by Toyota vehicles, a company spokesman said Thursday.
Toyota reached the
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - A Spokane Valley woman was in for a shock when she arrived home Thursday afternoon and found a stranger passed out on her bed.
It happened around 3:30pm in the 19000 block of E. Cane Circle.
When deputies arrived they found a white male in his 30's with blood on his
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
VICENZA, Italy (AP) - The soldiers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team have gone to war five times since 9/11, and 84 have been killed - including 13 during their current deployment to Afghanistan.
But when members of the unit had a chance to ask Defense
By JOCELYN NOVECKAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Two men had recently bought a house together in the tiny San Francisco neighborhood of Nob Hill, and the neighbors were annoyed. The men were entertaining "a very suspicious mixture of company," the neighbors wrote into their paper's advice
WASHINGTON (AP) - There's something a little different these days about Michelle Obama: bangs in her hair.
The first lady's office posted a picture of Mrs. Obama's new do on her new Twitter feed Thursday. It shows her meeting at the White House with one of eight citizens named co-chairs
By ANTHONY McCARTNEYAP Entertainment Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Robert Wagner has declined to be interviewed by detectives in a renewed inquiry into the drowning death of his wife Natalie Wood three decades ago, an investigator said Thursday.
Wagner was interviewed by authorities soon after Wood
By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - An imprisoned ex-priest at the center of a landmark Roman Catholic priest-abuse case testified Thursday that he pleaded guilty to a sexual assault he didn't commit.
Edward Avery, 70, admitted to an earlier abuse complaint, but he said he