By IVAN MORENOAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - A Colorado Democrat who wanted to prevent individuals suspected of posing a threat from possessing a gun quickly backed off that plan after details of the proposal became public late Thursday.
Rep. Beth McCann said she's still working on a bill
By KAREN MATTHEWSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Hundreds of fast food workers and supporters protested outside New York City restaurants Thursday to demand higher wages for their low-paying jobs, including about 60 at a midtown Wendy's who chanted: "Hey, hey! Ho, ho! Minimum wage has got to
By BOB JOHNSON and JESSE WASHINGTONAssociated Press Writers
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Opening a final chapter to one of the most important civil rights episodes in American history, Alabama lawmakers voted Thursday to allow posthumous pardons for the "Scottsboro Boys": nine black teens who were
By DAN ELLIOTT and NICHOLAS RICCARDIAssociated Press
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A psychiatrist who treated James Holmes told campus police a month before the Colorado theater attack that Holmes had homicidal thoughts and was a danger to the public, according to documents released Thursday.
SPOKANE, Wash, - Spokane police continue to investigate a stabbing that took place near the intersection of 6th Ave. and Havana St.
Officers were called to the area at about 2:00 Thursday afternoon after receiving reports that a man had been seriously injured there.
When emergency crews
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SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Police have concluded their investigation into the late night assault involving the USC basketball team back in March.
Spokane police have recommended to the county prosecutor that the two involved should be charged with 2 counts of 2nd degree assault.
The brawl broke
By CARYN ROUSSEAUAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Roger Ebert had the most-watched thumb in Hollywood.
With a twist of his wrist, the Pulitzer Prize-winning critic rendered decisions that influenced a nation of moviegoers and could sometimes make or break a film.
The heavy-set writer in the horn-
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A teenager facing drunken driving charges in a Nevada crash that killed five members of a California family had escaped from a juvenile facility, and it's unclear whether anyone ever went looking for him, an Orange County supervisor said