A North Ossetian Interior Ministry officer watches a column of Russian armored vehicles moving towards Chechnya at a checkpoint 19 miles Northeast of Vladikavkaz on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 1994. Russian officials issued their first casualty report, saying nine servicemen were killed and 14 wounded…
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Residents of some Western and Plains states
were digging out Friday after an early blast of snow. Meanwhile,
heavy rain and winds that toppled trees, power lines and church
steeples lashed parts of the South, leaving three people dead.
DEAR ABBY: As a fire officer, I have seen far too many families
fall victim to home fires. It is devastating to find out that a
life could have been saved if someone had taken the simple step of
replacing a dead smoke- alarm battery. Nearly 96 percent of
American homes have at least one smok…
The Dow shot up nearly 200 points on Thursday, continuing to
flirt with 10,000 on news that the gross domestic product grew 3.5
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Eddie the Eagle will be back in
Canada but he won't be doing any flying.
WASHINGTON — The painful recession that gripped the U.S. economy
the past two years appears to be over, as the economy grew at a
healthy 3.5 percent annual rate from July through September and
seems on track to maintain steady, if somewhat subdued, growth.
DENVER — An early blast of winter that blanketed some Western
states with heavy snow slowly worked its way out of Colorado and
pushed into Nebraska Thursday, bringing blizzard conditions to the
eastern plains and causing treacherous roads, closed schools and
hundreds of canceled flights.
After he went 35-0 to win the 2006 NCAA wrestling championship,
Nate Gallick earned a sociology degree at Iowa State and got on
Late Monday afternoon, Rich Barcelo, his wife Teresa and their
two young children caught a flight in Charleston, S.C., and
returned to Tucson for the winter.
An Air National Guard program that brings foreign and
out-of-state fighter jets to Tucson for combat training will be
under a microscope in coming months as consultants review its
impact on city neighborhoods.
NEW YORK — The first time they met was seven years ago. Cliff
Lee was a September call-up with a cocksure attitude, and his new
teammate was immediately impressed.
We're about to get a taste of winter. Highs today and Tuesday
will be in the 80s, but Tuesday's winds will be the precursor to a
storm moving in from the Gulf of Alaska. This storm will pass
through at midweek, with cooler temps, valley rain — and mountain