By DAVID PORTERAssociated Press
PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) - Pedro Quezada's neighbors see a lot of themselves in the winner of the $338 million Powerball jackpot: hardworking, a family man, an immigrant, and someone who has known hard times.
That's why they're so thrilled that one of their own
By KATIE ZEZIMAAssociated Press
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - The man who wants to be the next president of Iran sits in a hotel lobby, steps from his office and thousands of miles away from the country he wants to lead, a distance surpassed only by the hurdles he needs to clear even to land on the
By MICHAEL RUBINKAMAssociated Press
HAMBURG, Pa. (AP) - The calendar says it's spring, but the weather hardly feels like it.
A large storm system that deposited snow, sleet and cold rain on much of the East Coast was finally expected to taper off overnight Tuesday, to be replaced by partly
By MATTHEW LEEAssociated Press
KABUL (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met again Tuesday with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, a day after they put on a show of unity as they tried to end recent bickering over anti-American comments made by the Afghan leader.
Kerry also met Tuesday at the
By MEG KINNARDAssociated Press
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - U.S. officials are expanding a program intended to reduce poverty and improve life in rural areas through better access to federal funding.
Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack was expected in South Carolina on Tuesday to announce the expansion
PRESS RELEASE FROM SPOKANE COUNTY MEDICAL EXAMINER:
SPOKANE COUNTY, March 26, 2013 – The Spokane County Medical Examiner's Office has confirmed the identity of the man who died on March 25 on East Sharp in Spokane, WA as 25-year-old Brendon T. Kaluza-Graham. He died from a gunshot wound
POST FALLS, Idaho - Cancer patients in North Idaho are getting more options and control when it comes to their treatment. Northwest Speciality Hospital announced March 24 they would open a new oncology program as early as April. This is the first cancer treatment in Post Falls
SPOKANE, Wash. - Emergency responders were called to a two car crash Monday afternoon in north Spokane.
Police say the driver of a red Honda was traveling south on Washington at a high rate of speed when it struck a silver Oldsmobile, spun around and crashed into a parked SUV. The driver of
By JOHN FLESHERAP Environmental Writer
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - The gray wolves in Isle Royale National Park in northern Michigan are increasingly threatened, scientists said Monday, with no pups spotted during the past year and concern growing that the animals may have stopped reproducing.
By THOMAS BEAUMONT and DAVID ESPOAssociated Press
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson of South Dakota plans to retire at the end of his term, party officials said Monday - a departure that gives Republicans a prime opportunity to pick up a seat as they attempt to win back