By By GILLIAN FLACCUS and LISA LEFFAssociated Press
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) - King tides swelled again Friday along the Southern California coast but only minor flooding was reported in a few areas.
Television news reports showed ankle-deep water on some streets in the Sunset Beach area
By By SUZANNE GAMBOAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Taxes cannot be levied on honoraria to a shaman or spiritual leader for religious services, but could be assessed on per-capita payments from gambling revenues to tribal members, under a proposal for taxing Native Americans by the Internal
By By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOVAssociated Press
MOSCOW (AP) - Russia's attempt to backpedal after a top diplomat said Syrian President Bashar Assad is losing control of his country reflects the dilemma Moscow faces as opposition fighters gain ground.
Throughout the Syrian crisis, Russia has tried
By By BRIAN SKOLOFFAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - The man who runs the business that owns a luxury jet that crashed and killed Latin music star Jenni Rivera says he has never been involved in drug trafficking and that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has dogged him for more than two
By By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) - An Army sergeant convicted of unpremeditated murder in the stabbing and choking death of a fellow soldier at Fort Carson said he was by "horrified" by the crime and takes full responsibility for his actions. But he said he doesn't
By By STEVEN DUBOIS AND RACHEL LA CORTEAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - His mother died before he was 3 years old, and he was estranged from the aunt who raised him. His dream of becoming a Marine was dashed by a broken foot, he hadn't yet settled on a career path, and a new plan, to
By LISA LEFFAssociated Press
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - The women's basketball team at Mission College expected the bleachers to be full and the hecklers ready when its newest player made her home court debut.
In the days leading up to the game, people had plenty to say about 6-foot-6-inch
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane police responded to an armed robbery at the Sunset Grocery just before 10:00pm Thursday night.
Officers tell KHQ that two men, wearing masks, entered the store, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money. They grabbed an unknown amount of cash from the register. At
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington for Civil Rights were 100 years apart, but both changed the nation and expanded freedoms.
Beginning Friday, the Smithsonian's
By By THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Police searched Friday for two men who used a pump sprayer to douse four people with a flammable liquid at a Denver apartment and then set them on fire.
One woman was seriously injured in the attack that rattled a northwest neighborhood.