ATLANTA (AP) - Dick Pettys, a longtime political reporter for The Associated Press who was a fixture at the Georgia state capitol for more than three decades, died Monday. He was 66.
Pettys died Monday evening after having a massive heart attack at the home where he had retired in Clarksville,
By DON SCHANCHE Jr.Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Dick Pettys, a longtime political reporter for The Associated Press who was a fixture at the Georgia state Capitol for more than three decades and a well-respected mentor to other journalists, died Monday. He was 66.
He died following a massive
City Of Spokane Press Release:
Spokane Mayor David Condon this evening delivered the City Charter-required annual Statement of the Conditions & Affairs of the City of Spokane, along with his 2013 City Budget proposal.
"Our conditions are stable, in a time of financial uncertainty,"
SPOKANE, Wash – Joshua Graham, 30, is now in jail after a short SWAT standoff in North Spokane, after police say he shot his girlfriend in the face one week ago.
Police have been looking for him ever since, and the Spokane Police Anti-Crimes Team developed information Graham was at
By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Thanks to Arian Foster, the Houston Texans are still undefeated - but they very nearly let this one slip away.
Foster ran for 152 yards and a touchdown, and the Texans are 5-0 for the first time and defeated the New York Jets for
SEATTLE (AP) - Alaska Airlines operations were slowly returning to normal Monday afternoon after a fiber-optic outage shut down its ticketing system for five hours, cancelling flights in Seattle and Los Angeles and causing delays across the airline's 64-airport network. The
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday (times in EDT):
1. OBAMA REGROUPS AS ROMNEY GAINS NEW CONFIDENCE
Both campaigns acknowledge the Republican's strong turn in last week's debate had an impact,
By R.B. FALLSTROMAP Sports Writer
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Three hits and an excruciating loss one day, double-digit runs and a laugher the next. The St. Louis Cardinals have been that type of team all season.
The defending World Series champions tied their NL division series with Washington at one
By MICHAEL R. BLOODAssociated Press
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (AP) - Federal regulators disclosed Monday that the proposed restart of the long-shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant in California could lead to an exhaustive review that might last months or even years.
The Nuclear Regulatory
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. — Broward County authorities say the winner of a roach eating contest died shortly after eating dozens of roaches and worms.
Several contestants ate insects to win a python, the grand prize of the Friday night contest at Ben Siegel Reptile Store in Deerfield Beach.