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Dunn Center library shuttering; books to be donated

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 6th - 12:10am

The Dunn Center Public Library is closing due to lack of use.

Vancouver doctor is Olympics bound

Marissa Harshman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 6th - 12:10am

Several years ago, Dr. Kevin deWeber decided to dream big. And in the world of sports medicine, nothing is bigger than the Olympics.

The Latest: 3 people likely aboard 2 planes that collided

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 11:00pm

The Latest on a midair collision between two small planes (all times local):

Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 11:00pm

Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles.

Police: Woman killed after school bus jumps curb in Brooklyn

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 10:50pm

Police say a school bus jumped a curb in New York City, hitting and killing a woman.

New England digs out from first big snowfall of season

Mark Pratt, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 10:31pm

New England is digging out from its first big snowfall of the season that dumped more than a foot in some places and left tens of thousands of homes and businesses without power, as forecasters eye another potential winter storm early next week.

Woman killed by Phoenix-area police had popular online video

Jacques Billeaud and Paul Davenport, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 10:22pm

Police in a Phoenix suburb shot and killed a knife-wielding woman whose struggles with Asperger's syndrome went viral last year when she posted an online video showing her service dog comforting her.

Missouri lawmaker ends restraining order after alleged fight

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 10:11pm

A Missouri lawmaker has dropped a restraining order he had obtained against a colleague with whom he says he got into a fistfight.

Head-on crash kills father, toddler near Marsing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 9:50pm

Idaho State Police say a father and toddler died in a car crash north of Marsing.

Strong quake hits Taiwan, killing 5 and injuring 318

Wally Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 9:31pm

A powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday, collapsing two high-rise residential towers and killing at least five people and injuring hundreds. More than 220 people were pulled out from rubble, as rescuers raced against time to find dozens of others unaccounted for.

Police believe 6 found dead in Chicago home were targeted

Don Babwin and Sara Burnett, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 9:11pm

Chicago police said late Friday they believe six family members found dead in their southwest side home were killed in a "targeted incident," though they're still trying to determine a possible motive.

Latest: Chicago police believe 6 found dead were targeted

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 8:22pm

The Latest on six people found dead in a house on Chicago's South Side (all times local):

Chicago police believe 6 people found dead in home were targeted; motive for killings unclear

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 8:21pm

Chicago police believe 6 people found dead in home were targeted; motive for killings unclear.

Woman dies following home fire in Adams County

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 8:11pm

Investigators say it appears that a 55-year-old woman died from carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a fire at a home in Adams County.

Snyder defends office's handling of Legionnaires' outbreak

David Eggert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 8:01pm

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday defended how his office responded to an email flagging a potential link between a surge in Legionnaires' disease and Flint's water, saying an aide asked for further investigation but a state agency did not bring forward the issue again.

Judges strike down 2 North Carolina congressional districts

Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 7:52pm

Federal judges struck down late Friday two majority black congressional districts in North Carolina, saying race was the predominant factor in drawing those lines but state legislators lacked justification in using that practice.

Pentagon releases photos of alleged detainee abuse

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 7:41pm

The Pentagon on Friday released nearly 200 photographs of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, taken mostly between 2004 and 2006, involving 56 cases of alleged abuse by U.S. forces.

Couple wanted in crime spree led police on chase; 1 killed

Melissa Nelson-Gabriel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 7:21pm

A weeklong search for a Missouri couple wanted in a series of robberies and abductions across the South ended with one suspect dead and the other wounded Friday, after authorities say they chased the pair across the highway and through a rural neighborhood and exchanged gunfire with them in Florida's Panhandle.

Health official: Alaskans at low risk for Zika virus

Rashah McChesney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 5th - 7:11pm

An official with the state Division of Public Health says Alaskans are not likely to contract the Zika virus unless they have contact with people who have been travelling in affected areas.