DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines says a flight from Kansas City to Dallas lost cabin pressure, forcing passengers and crew to wear oxygen masks until the plane had descended to a safe altitude.
Spokeswoman Whitney Eichinger (EYE'-king-er) says no one was hurt and Flight 3201 landed safely at
By ANDREA RODRIGUEZAssociated Press
HAVANA (AP) - Colombia's main rebel group announced a unilateral cease-fire on Monday as it began much-anticipated peace talks, but the Bogota government responded that it would continue military operations.
Top negotiator Ivan Marquez said the
By ALEX VEIGA and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Business Writers
WASHINGTON (AP) - From purchases and prices to builder sentiment and construction, the U.S. housing market is making consistent gains.
The latest evidence came in reports Monday that sales of previously occupied homes rose solidly in
YAHOO.COM - Animal wranglers involved in the making of "The Hobbit" movie trilogy say the production company is responsible for the deaths of up to 27 animals, largely because they were kept at a farm filled with bluffs, sinkholes and other "death traps."
The American Humane Association,
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Police say an elderly man who was reported missing from a Boise group home has been found safe in Nevada. Neighbors of 71-year-old Clarence Owsley reported him missing on Friday, saying he had left to go for a walk early that morning but never returned home.
BOISE — Police arrested a 22-year-old man Monday after a monkey at the Boise zoo was found dead over the weekend, shortly after a zoo security guard frightened away two intruders.
Michael J. Watkins, of Weiser, Idaho, was arrested on felony burglary and grand theft charges in Washington
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police formed skirmish lines during a street clash between Palestinian supporters and a pro-Israel group staging a rally, but nobody was arrested.
KNX radio reports one man apparently broke his arm during a fight with a demonstrator during the Sunday afternoon event
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Witnesses say an Israeli airstrike has hit a high-rise in downtown Gaza City where a number of local and foreign news organizations have offices. Thick black smoke rose from the building Monday as ambulances rushed to the scene. Paramedics say one
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - New same-sex marriage laws in Maine, Maryland and Washington are expected to boost wedding spending in those states. A Maine man who's launched an online wedding directory connecting same-sex couples with gay-friendly businesses said the law should
BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) - The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $3.52. That's down 6 cents in a week, 50 since in a month, and it's 20 cents lower than a year ago. It's 10 cents higher than the national average.