By DARLENE SUPERVILLEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Three days after six teachers and 20 students were killed by a rampaging gunman at a Connecticut elementary school, an 8-year-old Maryland boy pulled out a sheet of paper and wrote President Barack Obama, asking for "some changes in the laws wi
By JULIE PACEAP White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - Conceding "this will be difficult," President Barack Obama urged a reluctant Congress on Wednesday to require background checks for all gun sales and ban both military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines in an emoti
KENNEWICK, Wash. - A new program will allow people to receive alerts on suspects that killed or seriously injured a law enforcement officer.
The Blue Alert plan, similar to AMBER Alerts for endangered and missing children, will ask citizens to help find the suspect.
PORTLAND, Ore. - The Gonzaga University women's basketball team rebounded from a tough loss at Saint Mary's College last Thursday with an impressive 82-51 West Coast Conference win at the University of Portland Monday at the Chiles Center.
MOSCOW, Idaho – University of Idaho men's basketball capped a frantic rally to erase a 17-point hole and tie New Mexico State with 3.5 seconds left, but a foul on the ensuing inbounds doomed the Vandals in a 71-70 loss on Saturday at the Cowan Spectrum.
Idaho (6-9, 2-3 Western Athle
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) - Tomas Sanchez scored 18 points, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and Idaho State held on for a 54-53 victory over Southern Utah on Saturday night.
Sanchez also dished out five assists for Idaho State (3-11, 2-3 Big Sky).
Chris Hansen scored 17 to help the winning cause an
By Eastern Washington Univ. Athletics
Despite a late rally, the Eastern Washington University men's basketball team had two cold stretches and that was enough for Sacramento State to pick up a huge 60-53 road win over the Eagles in a Big Sky Conference battle Saturday (Jan.