SPOKANE, Wash. - A detached garage in east Spokane was destroyed by an early morning fire on Friday.
It happened at 1st Ave. and Fiske St. just after 1:00am.
The homeowners were at home when it started. Fire officials say that there was no power to the garage. They do believe it is suspicious.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A former volunteer firefighter in Connecticut pleaded guilty Thursday to setting a fatal 1986 fire, drawing a sentence of eight years and eight months in prison.
Peter Waraksa pleaded guilty Thursday to two counts of negligent homicide, arson and burglary. Ten years of parole
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - JPMorgan Chase, the country's biggest bank, reported a record quarterly profit Friday, helped by a surge in mortgage refinancing. CEO Jamie Dimon said he believed the housing market "has turned a corner."
The bank made $5.3 billion from
By KELLI KENNEDYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Crews planned to resume their search Friday morning for the last person missing two days after a parking garage collapsed at Miami Dade College's west campus, killing three construction workers.
The missing man's family huddled nearby
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1. EUROPEAN UNION WINS NOBEL PEACE PRIZE
In the midst of its greatest crisis since its beginnings in the 1950s, the committee cited the EU's record on peace,
MIAMI (AP) - Crews will continue searching through piles of twisted steel and concrete for a man still missing two days after a parking garage collapsed at Miami Dade College's west campus.
The missing man's family huddled nearby Thursday waiting for word. Police told them it could take
By BEN HUBBARD and ZEINA KARAMAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Fighters from a shadowy militant group with suspected links to al-Qaida joined Syrian rebels in seizing a government missile defense base in northern Syria on Friday, according to activists and amateur video.
It was unclear if the
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Rafael is bringing heavy rains to the lesser Antilles islands as it makes its way across the eastern Caribbean Sea, where tropical storm warnings have been issued.
The National Hurricane Center in Miami reports that the storm is 185 miles (298 kilometers)south-southeast
By DAVID ESPO and KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Broadening his attack on administration foreign policy, Mitt Romney accused Vice President Joe Biden on Friday of "doubling down on denial" in a dispute over security at a diplomatic post in Libya that was overrun by terrorists
By SHERIN ZADAAssociated Press
MINGORA, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistani police have arrested a number of suspects in the case of a 14-year-old girl shot and wounded by the Taliban for promoting education for girls and criticizing the fundamentalist Islamic movement, officials said Friday.