SPOKANE, WASH. - On Wednesday, Avista Utilities personnel reported a large quantity of copper wire was stolen between October 16th and October 24th. Avista employees told Spokane County Sheriff's Department that sometime within that time frame over one-half mile of
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) - Three people were found wounded, two fatally, in a vehicle that was fired upon by a Texas state trooper in a helicopter.
The incident happened Thursday afternoon near the South Texas border with Mexico near the town of La Joya (HOY'-yah), about 70 miles northwest of
NEW YORK (AP) - The first woman to sit on the U.S. Supreme Court has taken a chair for a day on a panel of the federal appeals court in New York.
Sandra Day O'Connor heard arguments in four cases on Thursday. She was slated to hear four more cases on Friday.
The 82-year-old O'Connor retired
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Fire put out a detached garage fire in the area of Sinto and Adams on Thursday. The house on the property is vacant.
There was no damage to any other structures surrounding the garage. Avista was also on scene. There is no cause yet, it is under
SPOKANE, Wash. - Since March, the Spokane Symphony administrators and musicians have been in negotiations over salary. Although musicians agreed to a 10% pay cut in 2009 and gave up contracted pay raises, a decrease in ticket sales and events has forced the symphony to make cuts once again.
By CHRISTOPHER BODEENAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese lawmakers have stripped disgraced politician Bo Xilai of his last official position, formally expelling him from the country's top legislature and clearing the way for criminal proceedings against the once-rising political star.
DENVER (AP) - The father of a teen accused of killing a 10-year-old Colorado girl is asking for prayers for the girl's family.
Rob Sigg issued a written statement Thursday saying there are no words to express the sorrow he and his family feel for the pain Jessica Ridgeway's family is
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A contractor grinding a tree stump in downtown Philadelphia's historic district has made a rare discovery.
Independence National Historical Park officials said Thursday that among the roots of the dead tree, the contractor found what appears to be a cannonball most likely
By The Associated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Friday:
1. MONEY POURING INTO RACE FOR THE WHITE HOUSE - $2 BILLION WORTH
The eye-popping figure puts this election on track to be the costliest ever.
By BEN WALKERAP Baseball Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Long ball one night, a Giant dose of small ball the next.
Two wins in two games and suddenly San Francisco doesn't need to dig itself out of a postseason hole for a change.
Madison Bumgarner shut down the Detroit Tigers for seven innings