UPDATE: Britain's royal family says it is suing the French magazine that has published topless photos of Prince William's wife Kate. St James's Palace said Friday that "legal proceedings for breach of privacy have been commenced today in France" by the royal couple.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho's first big solar energy project could begin construction soon, a bright spot for alternative energy developers that are wrangling with regulators and utilities over their future. Solar panels for the Grandview Solar PV I have been delivered to a 180-
BEIRUT (AP) - Lebanese security officials say one person has been killed and 25 wounded after clashes between police and protesters over a film that denigrates the Prophet Muhammad. The officials said a crowd angry over the film set fire Friday to a KFC and an Arby's
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) - Police in Bellingham, Wash., have arrested a man accused of pointing a handgun at a pregnant woman because she was smoking a cigarette. Police spokesman Mark Young tells The Bellingham Herald (http://is.gd/Xy1uWR) that a man reportedly stopped his blue
WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) - Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire has visited a firefighting camp in Wenatchee and promised more state resources to help crews working to contain wildfires burning across Eastern Washington. Earlier Thursday, the governor signed an emergency declaration for
BISHOPVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Inmates at a maximum security prison in South Carolina used illegal cell phones to guide rescuers to a guard who was being held hostage in the facility.
A guard at the Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville was rescued shortly before 10 p.m. Thursday, nearly five hours
BOSTON (AP) - A federal judge has ruled that the family of one of James "Whitey" Bulger's alleged victims can continue with a federal lawsuit against FBI agents who monitored the mobster while he was an informant.
U.S. District Judge William Young said in a ruling issued Thursday that a lawsuit
By BARBARA RODRIGUEZAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Deandre Welch understands how a teachers strike might cause him to miss a few high school football practices and even a scheduled game. But the senior wide receiver certainly didn't think the walkout would threaten his plans to pay for
By VICTOR L. SIMPSONAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Pope Benedict XVI appealed for peace Friday at a time of deep turmoil in the Middle East, calling the flow of weapons into Syria a "grave sin" as the country endures a bloody civil war.
The pope arrived in Lebanon for a three-day visit despite
SHARPSBURG, Md. (AP) - The National Park Service is kicking off four days of events marking the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Antietam (ann-TEE'-tem) near Sharpsburg, Md.
Stonewall Jackson biographer James Robertson Jr. heads the list of speakers at Friday's opening