UPDATE: We now know the identification of the pickup truck driver. He is 77 year-old Richard Kiser of Spirit Lake, Idaho. He remains at Kootenai Medical Center in serious condition.
KHQ.COM - On Friday morning emergency crews responded to a head on crash involving a semi-
By CASSANDRA VINOGRAD and DAVID STRINGERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - For the last month, the BBC has been heavily criticized for not airing allegations of child sex abuse committed by one of its star hosts, the late Jimmy Savile. Now it is in crisis because it did broadcast claims against a
By BROCK VERGAKISAssociated Press
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Navy is telling its leaders around the world to work harder on preventing sexual assaults by sailors after two enlisted men were arrested in Japan on rape charges, inflaming tensions with a critical ally in the region.
The alleged rape
By BRIDGET MURPHYAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts congressman Joseph Early Sr. wasn't known as the most vocal of U.S. representatives during nearly two decades in Washington.
But the late Democrat was someone who wasn't afraid to speak against even his own political party
By BEN FELLERAP White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says raising taxes on wealthiest Americans must be part of deficit reduction plan but says he is "open to compromise" and "new ideas." Obama says he will refuse to accept any approach that "isn't balanced."
By PAUL J. WEBER and WILL WEISSERTAssociated Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - George P. Bush, a rising star among Hispanic conservatives and the grandson of one president and nephew of another, has taken the first step toward seeking elected office in Texas.
But it's unclear what his next step
By JIM ABRAMSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner on Friday said it was time to address immigration policy and urged President Barack Obama to take the lead in coming up with a plan that would look at both improved enforcement of immigration law and the future of the
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden will have another military son to worry about as he helps chart America's course around the world.
Youngest son Hunter is joining the Navy.
The attorney and former lobbyist applied for a commission into the Navy
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For 10 agonizing minutes, an 18-year-old mentally disabled woman was raped in the back of a Los Angeles County bus at rush hour as it rolled past a state park, shopping mall and cemetery while no one on board did anything to stop it.
By EDITH M. LEDERERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Friday that one of the main lessons from Superstorm Sandy is the need for global action to deal with future climate shocks.
Ban told the U.N. General Assembly that it is difficult to attribute any