By By STEPHEN BRAUN and RICHARD LARDNERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Watergate Judge John J. Sirica aided the prosecution in pursuing the White House connection to the Democratic headquarters break-in by providing the special prosecutor information from a probation report in which one of
By By ERIKA NIEDOWSKIAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The obscure book's margins are virtually filled with clusters of curious foreign characters - a mysterious shorthand used by 17th century religious dissident Roger Williams.
For centuries the scribbles went undeciphered. But a
By By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration sought Friday to direct Israel and the Palestinians back toward direct peace talks, even as the two sides and much of the world seemed to be ignoring the U.S. attempts at leadership on a Mideast peace strategy.
SEARCY, Ark. (AP) - A lawsuit over who owns a $1 million scratch-off Arkansas lottery ticket that a woman pulled from a convenience store trash can was settled out of court, a defense attorney said Friday.
Jury selection was set to begin Friday in White County for a trial to decide who should keep
By By TERRY COLLINSAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The second in a series of storms slammed Northern California on Friday as heavy rain and strong winds knocked out power, tied up traffic and caused flooding along some stretches.
The weather also may be behind the death of a Pacific Gas
By By PATRICK CONDONAssociated Press
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota football coach sidelined by accusations of child pornography involving his own children reacted with relief Friday after a judge dismissed the case, saying he was "thankful to be waking up from this nightmare."
By By TOM LoBIANCOAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - An Indiana financier and former chief executive of National Lampoon convicted of swindling investors out of about $200 million was sentenced Friday to 50 years in prison by a judge who told him his "deceit, greed and arrogance" had cost
By By MICHELLE R. SMITHAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The federal government plans to sell leases for wind farms off the coasts of Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Virginia, marking the first time it has sold competitive leases for wind energy on the outer continental shelf, officials
SANDPOINT, Idaho - A woman accused of leaving the scene of an accident that killed Spokane police officer Kurt Hensen will face new charges.
KHQ's Dylan Wohlenhaus confirms with Bonner County prosecutor Louis Marshall that authorities have completed the investigation against Brianna Knapp
By By JEFF MARTINAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Federal authorities were hunting Friday for more than 100 rifles stolen from a boxcar parked in an Atlanta train yard.
The weapons were taken from a CSX rail yard on the city's northwest side in mid-November, said Richard Coes, a spokesman