SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A private security company that provides guards for most of the nation's federal courthouses has agreed to pay nearly $1.9 million to settle allegations that its workers deliberately conducted lax firearms tests of guards in Northern California, the government announced
By The Associated Press
The following recalls have been announced:
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By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
MAYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - A nationwide search has begun for a Virginia man believed to have driven to upstate New York last week to kill the superintendent of a small school district, police said Thursday.
Police in Clymer, near the Pennsylvania border, believe
By MATTHEW BROWNAssociated Press
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A proposed standard for federal cleanup of asbestos contamination in a Montana town concludes that even a tiny amount of the material can lead to lung problems - a benchmark far more rigorous than any in the past and one that the industry
By ERIKA NIEDOWSKIAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A former mayor of the only Rhode Island city to have filed for bankruptcy has appeared in court for the first time on a federal corruption charge of accepting gifts from a friend and political supporter and says he owes residents an
KIROTV.COM - The Department of Licensing is making changes to its system which means people will start paying more for a license after Monday.
The Department of Licensing is changing to make it more convenient when dealing with it. The change mostly affects new drivers and people from out of
SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded the National Park Service $1.2 million to finish work on an access road at the 9/11 Flight 93 Memorial in southwestern Pennsylvania.
The memorial in Shanksville marks the grounds where a hijacked United Airlines jet crashed
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Yosemite National Park will offer testing to all employees at the site to determine if they have ever been infected with a deadly mouse-borne virus, officials said Thursday.
The testing to be done by state health officials will be
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans lashed out at President Barack Obama and senior administration officials over their evolving description of the deadly Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya, a late campaign-season broadside challenging the veracity and
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The 150th anniversary of the decisive Civil War battle in Gettysburg is nine months away, but national park officials in Pennsylvania, tourism planners and hotels are bracing for what is expected to be a huge turnout.
Gettysburg tourism office spokesman Carl Whitehill said