GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - A Cascade County jury found a 26-year-old Great Falls man guilty of raping a 4-year-old girl. The Great Falls Tribune reports (http://gftrib.com/ZfNWxp) jurors deliberated for about two hours Wednesday before convicting Travis Morgan McAlister of sexual
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - A 26-year-old Butte woman was arrested after a sport utility vehicle struck a 3-year-old boy and knocked him off his bicycle before leaving the scene. Police in Butte say the boy was hit Tuesday afternoon and the SUV drove away. KTVM-TV
By The Associated PressAssociated Press
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
This week's collection includes tornado
By SEAN MURPHY, RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, DAVID A. LIEB and CHRISTOPHER SHERMANAssociated Press
MOORE, Okla. (AP) - One loved the spotlight. Another was nicknamed "The Wall" because of the force he brought to the soccer field.
When a top-of-the-scale EF5 tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., it took
PRESS RELEASE FROM SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT:
Resources from the Spokane Valley Fire Department (SVFD) were dispatched at 10:27 P.M. last evening to a reported structure fire at 11712 E 36th Avenue in the Spokane Valley. The initial arriving engine company reported that pressurized black smoke
SPOKANE, Wash - A string of robberies in the Spokane area is prompting a warning from Spokane Police. They're telling people not to step in and stop the crime. Instead, they want people to be good witnesses and help remember suspect descriptions, etc.
The warning comes after a
By JENNIFER C. KERRAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Reading, writing, arithmetic - and PE?
The prestigious Institute of Medicine is recommending that schools provide opportunities for at least 60 minutes of physical activity each day for students and that PE become a core subject.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A senator says repeated sexual assaults in the military allow a culture to continue.
Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand (KEHR'-sten JIHL'-uh-brand) of New York addressed the latest case at West Point. An Army sergeant is charged with secretly taking pictures and video of at least
By KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A Chechen immigrant shot to death in Florida after an altercation with an FBI agent implicated himself in a triple slaying that officials believe may have been connected to Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev, authorities said.
By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOSAssociated Press
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The FBI has arrested a suspect in a case involving the discovery of a pair of letters containing the deadly poison ricin and says investigators are working "around the clock" to address any remaining risks.
Matthew Ryan Buquet, 37,