WENATCHEE — The 87th Annual Oscars beckons to us lesser mortals with glamorous celebrities, golden statues, a glitzy red carpet and — how appropriate — food for the gods in the form of locally-grown Ambrosia apples.
Republican Mitt Romney opted out of the 2016 presidential race today after considering whether to run for a third time, telling supporters it is time for the next generation of Republican leaders to seek the White House.
SACRAMENTO, California — A patient suspected of contracting Ebola after traveling in West Africa and exhibiting symptoms of the disease was admitted on Thursday to a special isolation hospital unit in Sacramento and was being tested for infection, officials said.
I am Jacquelyn Wallace, conservation director for the Okanogan Land Trust, and I work to conserve our region’s land and water resources in a way that benefits human communities and economies. I’m passionate about conservation that works for people and nature and makes good business sense. I want the Okanogan to thrive, and I believe that smart land conservation now will create and sustain healthy local economies and communities far into the future.
LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged Americans on Thursday to get vaccinated for measles amid an outbreak that began at Disneyland in December, saying that 2014 saw the highest number of cases in two decades.
CAIRO, Eygpt — Egyptian President AbdelFattah al-Sisi cut short a visit to Ethiopia for an African Union summit today after Islamic State’s Egyptian wing claimed the killing of at least 30 soldiers and police officers in the Sinai Peninsula.