SEATTLE (AP) - Alaska Airlines says flights are running close to normal after a fiber-optic outage temporarily shut down its ticketing system, causing the airline and its regional carrier to cancel 78 flights, affecting nearly 7,000 customers. More than 130 other flights departed
By ANGELA K. BROWNAssociated Press
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A man convicted Monday of killing a North Texas pastor in his church caused various problems while jailed after his arrest - including assaulting jailers - but his criminal record began when he was a young teenager, witnesses testified
BBC.COM - A teenager has had emergency surgery to remove her stomach after drinking a cocktail containing liquid nitrogen.
Lancashire Police say Gaby Scanlon was out with friends in Lancaster last Thursday (4 October) when it happened.
The 18-year-old is reported to have become breathless and
By MICHAEL VIRTANENAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - In 2002, a New York City street gang crashed a christening party, shouted out their superiority, confronted a rival and started a fight that left a 10-year-old girl dead and someone else paralyzed.
On Tuesday, New York's top court will
By DOUG ESSERAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - Alaska Airlines said flights were running close to normal late Monday after a fiber-optic outage shut down its ticketing system for more than four hours, causing the airline and its regional carrier to cancel 78 flights, affecting nearly 7,000
By CHRISTINE ARMARIOAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Travel companies say they are getting permits once again to take Americans on cultural trips to Cuba after the U.S. government tightened requirements over complaints that the tours were skirting a ban on outright tourism to the Communist island
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - Wal-Mart Stores and American Express are teaming up on a reloadable prepaid card for shoppers.
The two companies said Monday that Bluebird, which began during a pilot program late last year, will have no minimum balance and no monthly, annual or overdraft fees. They say that
By AMANDA LEE MYERSAssociated Press
COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader pleaded guilty Monday to having sex with her 17-year-old former student while she was a teacher at a northern Kentucky high school, a move that will allow her to avoid jail time.
In a tearful
By JULIE PACEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - As the White House race shows signs of tightening nationally, President Barack Obama's campaign is banking on a massive get-out-the-vote operation and state-by-state shades of economic improvement to maintain its apparent polling edge in
UPDATE: Haven't found a gun yet, but they did find a car in the middle river. Authorities say its been there for awhile.
UPDATE: With new technology from Avista, Deputy Bloomer can talk to the two divers in the water.
UPDATE: The Marine Patrol is looking for a gun in the Spokane River used in