RIVERSIDE, Calif. - A new-look Gonzaga University women's basketball team, which features 10 underclassmen and five veterans, gritted out a season-opening 60-53 victory over UC Riverside Friday night at SRC Arena in Riverside, Calif.
The Bulldogs had to overcome a nine-point deficit at
SPOKANE, Wash. - As we approach Veterans Day, the Spokane organization Disabled American Veterans is in dire need of your help.
Disabled American Veterans is an organization that picks up veterans and drives them to any important functions they need to get to. This organization has been around for
NEW YORK (AP) - Hello, Kitty! Macy's is about to introduce the newest balloons for its annual Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, and the popular Japanese cat character is among them.
Also making an entrance this year are Papa Smurf and Elf on the Shelf.
Macy's is giving all three giant
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna is conceding defeat.
Campaign manager Randy Pepple told reporters Friday night that McKenna called Democrat Jay Inslee to congratulate him. Inslee had steadily held a 51 percent advantage in the race as ballots were counted
SPOKANE, Wash. - The first heavy snowfall of the winter arrived in Spokane County overnight as people around the area woke up to white stuff on the ground Friday morning. Trooper Troy Briggs with the Washington State Patrol said there were seven accidents when he first got on his shift.
MACON, Ga. (AP) - Former President Jimmy Carter has become a member of the board of trustees at Mercer University.
The Telegraph of Macon reports (http://bit.ly/VYuU7c) that Carter joined the board at its meeting Friday in the Georgia city.
The 88-year-old Carter told the newspaper he was "very
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Army Corps of Engineers said Friday that improvements to the New Orleans-area levee system did not cause Hurricane Isaac's storm-surge flooding in parts of Louisiana that were not inundated during Hurricanes Katrina and Gustav.
In a newly released report, the corps said
By MICHAEL GRACZYKAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - Four top leaders of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood of Texas are among nearly three dozen alleged gang members charged in a sweeping indictment unsealed Friday that accuses them of crimes ranging from capital murder to drug trafficking.
ATLANTA (AP) - Hundreds of law enforcement officers are honoring two Atlanta police officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a nighttime search for a missing boy.
Officers Richard J. Halford and Shawn A. Smiley died in Saturday night's crash of their OH-6A helicopter in an Atlanta
LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) - A bank robbery suspect was cornered on a northern Los Angeles County cul-de-sac and shot to death Friday on live television after he apparently fired at sheriff's deputies from his car, authorities said.
The man died at the scene at around 10:15 a.m. after televised