By AMY TAXINAssociated Press
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The densely packed neighborhood where police shot to death an unarmed man this weekend and angry residents faced off with authorities in fiery clashes is just a few miles up the road from Disneyland, but a world away from the theme park's
By JULIE PACE and THOMAS BEAUMONTAssociated Press
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Their goodwill moment gone, President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney plunged back into their acrimonious political campaign on Monday, Obama doubting Romney's readiness to be commander in chief, Romney accusing the
By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Drew Peterson formally introduced himself to would-be jurors Monday in his long-delayed murder trial, but it was clear many of them already were familiar with the former suburban Chicago police officer known to make crass jokes in the media.
Spokane County Sheriff's Department Press Release:
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Saturday evening around 7:53 pm, deputies responded to the area of Maringo Drive just west of Argonne Road on the report of a female child being struck by a hit and run vehicle. Upon arriving on scene, deputies
Tuesday: A quiet day, mostly sunny with a few passing clouds & the beginning of another string of bright days…Low/High 54°/81°
FYI: Did you know that Spokane's last "official" 100° day was nearly 3 years ago...during which, Seattle, actually set an all-time high
FT. MYERS, FLorida - President Obama, during a campaign stop in Florida Friday morning, addressed the mass shooting at a theater early this morning in suburban Denver.
"We are going to stand by our neighbors in Colorado during this extraordinarily difficult time," said President Obama. "
LAKEPORT, Mich. (AP) - Crews have plugged all fuel valves and vents on a barge that sank in stormy Lake Huron, preventing more fuel from spilling, and people nearby are being warned to stay indoors as much as possible to avoid fumes, the Coast Guard said Friday.
A 110-foot dredging barge sank early
By EILEEN SULLIVANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says she is saddened by the deadly shootings in a suburban Denver movie theater, and she has instructed her department to provide any necessary support for the investigation.
Napolitano says federal
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Police say the apartment of the suspect in a mass shooting at a Denver area movie theater is booby trapped, so they've evacuated five surrounding buildings.
Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates says bomb technicians are determining how to disarm flammable or explosive material in
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Police in Philadelphia say they have arrested five teenagers accused of raping a 12-year-old girl at a busy recreation center.
Authorities wouldn't identify the suspects because they are juveniles, all 14 or 15 years old. Police said Thursday that the teens have been charged