CHENEY, Wash. – When the Vincini family moved into a home in the country area last summer, they were excited to dig in to a new life in Cheney. But they had no idea they'd be digging in to something else entirely.
"It came up in here, there's a little drain," Brandi and
By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The FBI said Wednesday that it has been monitoring the state investigation into the death of an openly gay mayoral candidate in Mississippi, but the agency didn't indicate it had opened its own investigation.
U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson asked
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - The Washington state Senate has passed a measure to set up an A through F grade scale for K-12 schools.
Under the bill approved Wednesday, the grading system would be set up as a pilot program in a handful of schools starting in the fall of 2013. After an evaluation, it
TOWN OF WALWORTH, Wis. (AP) - Authorities say a young boy has died after he was attacked by a couple of pit bulls in southeastern Wisconsin.
According to the Walworth County sheriff's office, the county coroner's office confirmed that the boy died of his injuries at a Milwaukee area
By ERIC TUCKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A winter storm marched into the Mid-Atlantic region Wednesday, dumping nearly two feet of snow in some places and knocking out power to about 250,000 homes and businesses. It largely spared the nation's capital, which was expecting much worse and
CHICAGO (AP) - A 50-state study says those with the most gun laws have the fewest gun-related deaths. The research doesn't prove that the number of laws makes a difference. And some experts say this kind of comparison is hard to do because states are different in so many ways
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Curiosity hunkered down Wednesday after the sun unleashed a blast that raced toward Mars.
While the hardy rover was designed to withstand punishing space weather, its handlers decided to power it down as a precaution since it suffered a recent computer problem.
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: Additional pictures of a robbery suspect were obtained by Spokane County Sheriff's Office detectives and they are asking for the public's help as they continue to work to identify him.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a lion has killed someone at a private animal sanctuary in Central California. Cal Fire spokesman Ryan Michaels told The Associated Press that a person who got into a cage with the lion was attacked and fatally injured at the Cat Haven
By GOSIA WOZNIACKA and TRACIE CONEAssociated Press
DUNLAP, Calif. (AP) - A lion killed a volunteer intern at an exotic animal park in Central California after she entered its enclosure, and authorities were trying to determine what might have provoked the animal to maul her.
Cat Haven founder and