JOINT PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE VALLEY POLICE DEPT. AND THE SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE: On the afternoon of Tuesday February 19th at 3:10 p.m., Spokane Valley Sheriff's deputies responded to a theft call in the 200 block of South Park.
Deputies contacted the owner of the trailer
By Liz Raftery,
Ned Wertimer, who played Ralph the Doorman for 11 seasons on The Jeffersons, died Jan. 2 from complications related to a fall, The Associated Press reports. He was 89.Wertimer died in a Los Angeles-area nursing home, his manager Brad Lemack said. The actor fell at his Burbank,
By DAVID B. CARUSOAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A nursing home and an assisted living facility are under scrutiny by state officials and an advocacy group after The Associated Press disclosed that hundreds of elderly and disabled people forced to evacuate by Superstorm Sandy were still sleeping
NBCNEWS.COM - Two former workers at a Pennsylvania nursing home are in jail after police say they were caught on camera abusing an elderly patient.
Investigators say the abuse happened at the Arbors at Buck Run, a nursing home in Bucks County, Pa. The daughter of a patient at Arbors
In a story Dec. 4 about the death of the world's oldest person, The Associated Press misidentified the previous holder of that distinction. Her name was Maria Gomes Valentim, not Maria Gomes Valentin.
A corrected version of the story is below:
The woman who was listed as the world's oldest
By By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHY OBAMA MIGHT RISK GOING OVER THE 'FISCAL CLIFF'
The AP's Julie Pace says the president may go for a hard-line strategy to win Republican concessions
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1. COMMON GROUND ON THE 'FISCAL CLIFF'
Both sides now concede that more tax revenues and cuts in entitlement spending are essential elements of any deal.
MONROE, Ga. (AP) - The woman who was listed as the world's oldest person died Tuesday in a Georgia nursing home at age 116.
Besse Cooper died peacefully Tuesday afternoon in Monroe, according to her son Sidney Cooper. Monroe is about 45 miles east of Atlanta.
Cooper said his mother had been ill
By By DAVE COLLINS and JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENAssociated Press
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - A settlement agreement calls for a woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack to receive about $4 million from the estate of the animal's now-dead owner, according to documents obtained Thursday by The Associated
LOOMIS, Calif. (AP) - A fourth person has died from eating a soup made with poisonous mushrooms earlier this month at senior care facility in Northern California, authorities said Tuesday.
The Placer County Sheriff's Department identified the woman as Dorothy Mary Hart, 92.
Three others at the