The Taliban beheaded 12 Afghan civilians, mostly family members of local policemen, in an assault that was part of a week-long offensive that has so far killed 60 people and wounded scores in a remote province in eastern Afghanistan, officials said Friday.
The couple is to marry this weekend in a celebrity-studded wedding extravaganza in Venice.
A driver for ride-sharing company Uber is accused of striking a passenger in the head with a hammer during a dispute over the route he was taking, the San Francisco District Attorney's office said Friday.
Kansas City’s long postseason drought is over.
State fisheries set a liberal 41 digging dates during the first half of the season at Long Beach and Twin Harbors; 19 days at Mocrocks; and seven days at Copalis. Digging begins Oct. 7.
After the death of fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr., who was killed when Tony Stewart’s car struck him as Ward walked on an upstate New York dirt track Aug. 9, Stewart might never get back in a sprint car, he told The Associated Press.
Boston point guard Rajon Rondo, a four-time All-Star, had surgery on a broken finger on his left hand. Rondo, 28, is expected to miss from six to eight weeks. Celtics officials said he suffered the injury in a fall at his home.
Swimming results for Thursday, Sept. 25
Golf results for Thursday, Sept. 25
Can selling a newly legalized drug help revitalize a corner that has been plagued by illegal drugs? Or will it further the trouble?
By socking away less money into a bus-replacement fund, King County Metro Transit might be able to preserve some 250,000 hours of annual bus service, instead of cutting it next year. So says Metropolitan King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove of Des Moines, who plans to introduce an amendment to
Tennis results for Thursday, Sept. 26
Crusaders score 42 in the first half, never look back, in Metro League debut.
Eric Comrie made 22 saves as the Tri-City Americans beat the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-1 Friday night in Western Hockey League action.
Attorneys for Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones argued a lawsuit accusing him of sexual assault should be dismissed because an Oklahoma woman waited too long to file it.
The personality of the area, with its community pride and original historic buildings, has remained intact even through a period of growth and rising popularity. One reason may be that Columbia City has been designated a historic landmark district in Seattle.
Set on about 3.5 acres, the mansion was home to the late William Doheny Sr. and his wife, Onnalee. His grandfather, Edward Doheny, struck oil in Los Angeles in the late 1800s and sparked a boom.
Keeping up with the laundry can seem like a never-ending cycle in many households, but there are ways to make the job more efficient and orderly.