By BRIDGET MURPHYAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Veronika Scott started a project in Detroit that hires shelter residents to sew coats for the homeless that convert into sleeping bags.
Stacey Abrams is the first woman to lead either party in Georgia's General Assembly, a Democrat who's
SPOKANE, Wash – The body of a fallen hero who grew up right here in Spokane has returned home. It's been exactly a week since Sgt. Matthew Stiltz, 26, was killed in Afghanistan, on his third tour of duty.
This morning, his wife, parents, brother and sister watched as his body
By RANDALL CHASEAssociated Press
DOVER, Del. (AP) - A judge approved a $123 million settlement Monday in a class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of young children who were sexually abused by former Delaware pediatrician Earl Bradley.
The settlement approved by New Castle County Superior Court
By TIM TALLEYAssociated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A federal judge Monday rejected Hobby Lobby Stores Inc.'s request to block part of the federal health care overhaul that requires the arts and craft supply company to provide insurance coverage for the morning-after and week-after birth
Kootenai County Press Release:
RATHDRUM, Idaho - The man found this morning has been positively identified as David Edward Masten, 47. Masten reportedly lived in the area west of Rathdrum. His girlfriend called the Sheriff's Office after she got home from work.
ALONG THE GULF COAST (AP) - Dolphins are washing ashore along the northern Gulf Coast with bullet wounds, missing jaws and hacked off fins and federal officials are looking into the mysterious deaths. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials said Monday that they are asking
By CHARLES WILSONAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Authorities launched a homicide investigation Monday into the house explosion that killed two people and left numerous homes uninhabitable in an Indianapolis neighborhood.
Indianapolis Homeland Security Director Gary Coons made the
By IBRAHIM BARZAK and KARIN LAUBAssociated Press
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers traded fire and tough cease-fire proposals Monday, and threatened to escalate their border conflict if diplomacy fails. No deal appeared near.
An Israeli airstrike targeting a Gaza
JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) - An Army sergeant charged with killing four other soldiers and a Navy officer at a mental health clinic in Iraq has appeared in a military courtroom in Washington state.
Sgt. John Russell entered no pleas during the hearing at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. A base
By JOHN MILBURNAssociated Press
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas appeals court attorney was fired Monday after using foul language about the state's former attorney general in comments she posted to Twitter last week.
Sarah Peterson Herr, a research attorney for a Kansas Court of Appeals judge