By DOUG ESSERAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - Searchers on Tuesday reached a pair of snowboarders who had been stranded on Mount Rainier for two nights in fresh snow that was chest-deep in places and so soft that rescuers had to "swim" through it, national park officials said.
Derek Tyndall and
By The Associated Press
A woman caught on camera driving on a sidewalk to pass a Cleveland school bus was ordered this week to hold a sign at the intersection reading, "Only an idiot would drive on the sidewalk to avoid a school bus." It was the latest example of creative, and sometimes
By ADAM GOLDMAN and JACK GILLUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the latest twist of the David Petraeus sex scandal, court records show the former CIA director and Gen. John Allen intervened last September in a messy custody dispute on behalf of Jill Kelley's sister, whom a judge
By SARA BURNETT and SOPHIA TAREENAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Questions about Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s health and political future swirled again Tuesday as the Chicago congressman left the Mayo Clinic for the second time but didn't disclose where he was going, even as Congress
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has demoted the former head of U.S. Africa Command who was accused of spending thousands of dollars on lavish travel and other unauthorized expenses, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
Panetta stripped Gen. William "
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police climbed up and down undeveloped hills east of downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday in a massive search for a teenage girl or woman after witnesses reported seeing a man drag her away by the hair.
Searchers on foot and horseback combed 455 acres of the El Sereno hills while
By The Associated Press
The following recalls have been announced:
FOLDING CAMPING CHAIRS
DETAILS: Folding Camping Chairs imported by Rec-Out LLC of Atlanta, Ga., and manufactured by Beststar Tourist Products Co., Ltd. of China; sold exclusively at Big 5 Sporting Goods stores from April
By MICHAEL GORMLEYAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The former Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel, a key New York City thoroughfare flooded by Superstorm Sandy, is being reopened to cars.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the first phase of the tunnel's reopening.
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - Former GOP vice-presidential nominee and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is blaming President Barack Obama's win on his turnout in cities.
In one of a series of first interviews following the loss by Ryan and Mitt Romney last Tuesday, Ryan told the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, "
KHQ.COM - As waters recede and lives are put back together following the devastation of Hurricane Sandy, car buyers are urged to take precautions when buying a used vehicle in the coming months. Although the East Coast is far from the Pacific Northwest, flood-damaged vehicles from Hurricane