By HYUNG-JIN KIMAssociated Press
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A North Korean soldier killed two of his superiors Saturday and defected to South Korea across the countries' heavily armed border in a rare crossing that prompted South Korean troops to immediately beef up their border patrol,
By NICOLE WINFIELDAssociated Press
VATICAN CITY (AP) - A painful and damaging chapter in Pope Benedict XVI's papacy closed Saturday with the conviction of his former butler on charges he stole the pontiff's private letters and leaked them to a journalist. But questions remain as to
ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the U.S. has been looking into the arrests of two Tunisian men being detained in Turkey reportedly in connection with attacks on a consulate in Libya last month. And he says he's unsure of any links between al-Qaida and
By CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKERAssociated Press
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - On the streets of Venezuela's capital, six people explain their choices to vote for either President Hugo Chavez or his challenger Henrique Capriles on Sunday:
GUSTAVO CHOURIO, 54
From underneath a bridge, Gustavo
By STEPHEN HAWKINSAP Sports Writer
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Buck Showalter and the Baltimore Orioles will get another chance to overtake the New York Yankees.
The surprising O's have already beaten some big odds, getting past the two-time defending AL champion Texas Rangers and their
By JILL LAWLESSAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Radical preacher Abu Hamza al-Masri and four other terror suspects were extradited from the U.K. after Britain's High Court ruled they had no more grounds for appeal in their yearslong battles to avoid facing charges in the United States.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Staff at the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery say the majority of parents that come through the doors have good intentions, but are perhaps struggling financially or might just be emotionally overwhelmed.
One local mom Melissa Golden tells KHQ that everyday is a challenge with a full
SPOKANE, Wash – A contract agreement has been reached between the firefighters' union, Local 29, and the City of Spokane. But it's not a done deal until the City Council and union members approve it.
The 2012 General Fund for the City of Spokane is $164.5 million dollars.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Every year, Cinnabon and Operation Gratitude pair up to send care packages over to the troops that are working overseas.
Cinnabon raises the money to send those care packages during the month of October. These care packages include candy, gum, Girl Scout Cookies, and of course,
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A sea lion that had been receiving treatment for sneezing has died unexpectedly at a New York zoo.
The 6-year-old male sea lion was named Puff. It was being treated for sinusitis under anesthesia when it died Thursday at the Seneca Park Zoo in Rochester.
Zoo official Dr. Jeff