By CHRISTINE ARMARIOAP Education Writer
When those college tuition bills come in, be prepared for sticker shock.
The average tuition at a four-year public university climbed 15 percent between 2008 and 2010, fueled by state budget cuts for higher education and i
By JUAN CARLOS LLORCA and TIM TALLEYAssociated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - In the stables at a prominent quarter horse track in New Mexico, workers quietly nicknamed Jose Trevino Morales's stables as the "Zetas' stables" and say they often saw people show up with bags of c
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans determined to spare the military from devastating across-the-board spending cuts - presidential candidate Mitt Romney among them - must be willing to consider closing tax loopholes and raising rates to increase revenu
By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Frustration erupted Tuesday in a landmark priest-abuse case.
As jurors failed to reach a verdict for a seventh day, a defense lawyer raged over their demands and a lone juror appeared distraught.
by EWU Athletics
Two teams who have reached the NCAA Division I Football Championship game the past two seasons will start a home-and-home series beginning in the 2013 campaign.
Eastern Washington, the 2010 champs in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision, will travel to Huntsville, Texas, to pl
By JENNIFER KAYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre attack alongside a busy South Florida highway is in good spirits, talking and walking with the help of hospital staff, doctors said Tuesday.
By MONIKA SCISLOWSKAAssociated Press
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - The injury toll from clashes involving soccer hooligans before and after Poland played Russia in a tense European Championship game increased to at least 24 while 184 people were detained.
But Polish off
By RAPHAEL SATTERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Britain's data regulator has reopened its investigation into Google's Street View, saying that an inquiry by authorities in the United States raised new doubts about the disputed program.
Steve Eckersley, e
By JOE McDONALD and KELVIN CHANAP Business Writers
BEIJING (AP) - A guaranteed aisle seat, special meals, access to the VIP lounge - and tickets to a musical?
Airlines want to raise new revenues by selling such extras alongside tickets and are locked in a battle
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Employees are meeting with managers of The Times-Picayune as the newspaper prepares to trim its staff and publish three days a week.
Parent company Advance Publications plans to form a new company to oversee one of the nation's oldest newspa