Oregon officials ask for help identifying stolen headstones
GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Got time on your hands? Want to help solve a local mystery? The public is being asked to help identify the few remaining grave markers that have yet to be identified from a criminal case last year. Other memorials in the case have already been traced to local cemeteries. The markers […]
Pearl Jam to play two ‘Home Shows’ at Safeco in August, pledging $1 million to Seattle-area homeless initiatives
Crews search for person who may have jumped from Skyway bridge
Emergency crews were searching for a person who apparently jumped into the Calumet River from the Skyway bridge at 100th Street Monday afternoon, officials said. Witnesses told firefighters that the person plunged from the bridge around 3 p.m., possibly after being involved in an accident, according...
Man arrested after damaging at least 14 cars while driving with tree lodged in tow truck, police say
‘A huge pain’: Government shutdown briefly idles federal workers before reprieve
This was Margaret McDaniel’s third shutdown. “I don’t care who’s shutting it down,” the 27-year employee of the Agriculture Department said. “I thought it was irresponsible every time.”
Maryland governor proposes $5 billion in tax breaks, transportation upgrades to lure Amazon’s second headquarters
Supreme Court rules for police officers in D.C. house party case that involved mystery hostess called ‘Peaches’
Brevard Sheriff s Office identifies driver, deputy involved in fatal shooting
The Brevard County Sheriff’s office has released the names of a deputy and a driver involved in a fatal shooting Sunday night.
40 years after Mickey, Minnie Mouse finally gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring Minnie Mouse will be unveiled Monday, marking the 90th anniversary of the release of her first of more than 70 animated films, “Steamboat Willie.” It’s been a long wait. Her co-star in that movie, Mickey Mouse, received a star in 1978 for the film's...