SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - A 17-year-old girl has been accused of stealing 21 guns from her father's Medical Lake home and giving them to a man who promised her a pickup truck. The sheriff's office says the girl was booked into Spokane Juvenile Detention on Wednesday facing
UPDATE: The Spokane County Sheriff's Office has served four warrants today in the identity theft ring. They plan to serve one more today. There are more than 300 victims across the country in several states. Currently two people are in custody. One is 24-year-old Michael Clarke. He
By PAULINE JELINEKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The watchdog for spending in Afghanistan is warning commanders that a safety system to protect U.S. troops from roadside bombs is incomplete or inadequate.
In a letter released Thursday, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - National Zoo scientists have determined a 6-day-old giant panda cub's death last month wasn't momma bear's fault, and life was returning to normal Thursday for giant panda Mei Xiang.
The panda mom has stopped cradling a toy and left
UPDATE: A Washington State University student has survived a fall from the 11th story of a dormitory building.
The school says the 22-year-old male student fell from Orton Hall on Wednesday night.
University spokesman Darin Watkins says the student suffered extensive injuries and was flown to
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - A Washington State University student who fell 11 stories from Orton Hall last week is listed in satisfactory condition at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane. The 22-year-old man survived the Wednesday night fall when trees broke his descent and he landed
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A man shot two weeks ago in Minnesota's deadliest workplace killing spree has died of his injuries, his family announced Thursday.
Eric Rivers died at Hennepin County Medical Center on Wednesday night, his family said in a statement. The production manager became the sixth
By DAVID PITTAssociated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday slightly lowered its projection for the nation's corn crop for a fourth straight month, reflecting worse-than-expected news about the actual impact of this year's withering drought from
THECHIVE.COM - The boy was 11-year-old Ben Baltz of Valparaiso, Florida. When he was six, Ben was diagnosed with bone cancer in his right leg, his fibula and tibia had to be removed.
Ben walks with a mechanical knee and prosthetic walking leg, which he switches out for a running leg to play
MSNBC.COM - A 23-year-old Texas mother who beat her daughter and glued her hands to a wall told a Dallas judge on Wednesday that she was a monster a year ago, but she has changed.
"Elizabeth Escalona is not a monster," she said of herself, according to a tweet by Dallas Morning News'