By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Retired as a city worker, Sheila Pugach lives in a modest home on a quiet street in Albuquerque, N.M., and drives an 18-year-old Subaru.
Pugach doesn't see herself as upper-income by any stretch, but President Barack Obama's
By MICHAEL MELIAAssociated Press
GROTON, Conn. (AP) - A newly appointed nuclear attack submarine commander who went to extreme lengths to end an extramarital affair thought the issue was behind him - until the family of his ex-girlfriend got in touch with the Navy.
Now the military career of Cmdr.
CHEWELAH, Wash. - Our Eastern Washington University/KHQ Teacher of the Month for April is Mrs. Sara Bolender from Gree Elementary in Chewelah.
Mrs. Bolender was nominated by 4th grade student Hailey Norris.
Hailey wrote a letter that Mrs. Bolender made math, art, science, writing, and reading a
The table was set for the Spokane Shock and Arizona Rattlers on Friday night.
Top two teams in the Arena Football League? Check. Division rivals? Check. Impressive offenses? Check. Sellout crowd? Check.
The two teams didn't disappoint, but it was the Shock who staked their claim as the best
MIAMI (AP) - Two cruise ships have rescued migrant rafters off the Florida Keys.
U.S. Coast Guard Petty Officer Mark Barney said that the Disney Wonder and the Carnival Conquest both spotted "rustic vessels" in separate incidents Friday afternoon.
According to a Carnival statement, the Conquest
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Aggressive gray wolf hunting and trapping took a toll in much of the Northern Rockies last year as the predator's population saw its most significant decline since being reintroduced to the region.
Yet state and federal wildlife officials said Friday that the
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state drivers may soon face a fine if they improperly park in spaces reserved for electric vehicles.
The state House approved a bill Friday that would create a $124 penalty for drivers of gas-consuming cars who take up electric-vehicle spaces. Supporters say
COLFAX, Wash. - Frank Lazcano Jr. was sentenced to 25 years in prison on Friday by Whitman County judge David Frazier. Prosecutors asked the judge for a sentencing of no less than 28 years in prison for his role in the murder of 23 year old Marcus Schur in 2011 of Rosalia.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Meet Kudo, a special crossing guard who has been keeping kids safe every day on their way to and from school.
Kudo shows up every morning and afternoon at Broadway Elementary.
"He comes here and helps me with the kids," said Kathy Meza, a longtime crossing guard at Broadway
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - They say they were just doing what the boss trained them to do.
But eight former employees of a run-down West Philadelphia abortion clinic now face prison time for the work they did for Dr. Kermit Gosnell. Three have pleaded guilty to third-degree murder.