EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Oregon State Police say a fleeing driver reached a speed of 120 miles per hour with his 3-year-old son in the back seat during a 40-mile chase on Interstate 5 Tuesday afternoon north of Eugene. The chase ended when the fleeing car collided with another car on
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police are investigating a stabbing in north west Spokane that left a man critically injured.
Police say it happened near the intersection of Rustle and Wellesley in north west Spokane around 4:00 A.M. Wednesday morning.
Earlier police thought the attacker may have been
By BRADLEY KLAPPER and JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Evoking the U.S. shuttle diplomacy of decades past, Secretary of State John Kerry is making his third trip to the Middle East in a span of just two weeks in a fresh bid to restart long-stalled peace talks between Israel and the
By ADRIAN SAINZAssociated Press
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - They rode the streets of Memphis in creaky, dangerous garbage trucks, picking up trash from home after home, toiling for a sanitation department that treated them with indifference bordering on disdain. In 1968 those workers took to the streets
By BRUCE SMITHAssociated Press
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) - The race for a vacant South Carolina congressional seat has turned into the big-name contest that political junkies were hoping for.
Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, a Republican trying to make a comeback after his political career
By JESSE WASHINGTONAP National Writer
Shain Gandee died doing precisely what made him the star of MTV's "BUCKWILD" reality show: tearing through mudholes in his truck, taking chances most others wouldn't, living free and reckless.
MTV has not said whether cameras were rolling the night
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI and P. SOLOMON BANDAAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Evan Spencer Ebel ran up a long list of felony convictions before turning 21, joined a white supremacist gang behind bars, assaulted one prison guard and wrote that he fantasized about killing others.
Along the way, he
By FELICIA FONSECAAssociated Press
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - An Arizona tribe is asking a Paris auction house to cancel its upcoming sale of dozens of items central to the tribe's religious practices and return them to their original homes in the American Southwest.
Neret-Minet Tessier &
By BY AUDREY McAVOYAssociated Press
HONOLULU (AP) - Clandestine agents. Foreign spies. Intelligence. Hawaii is better known for sunbathing on the beach or surfing than high-stakes sleuthing.
But the case of a 59-year-old civilian defense contractor accused of giving military secrets to his
By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
MANTI, Utah (AP) - For six years Troy James Knapp eluded authorities, moving from cabin to cabin across the Utah mountains, taking food and weapons and leaving notes to brag about it.
It all ended Tuesday as lawmen made what they called a surprisingly easy capture