Work on the northern trail extension of the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail, here seen from the Odabashian Bridge, has slowed to a virtual halt with the temperature turning to winter climate. According to Tony Rapozo with the Washington State Parks, if the weather moderates work will continue on minor slope work and erosion control along with signage and fencing. He said the trail will be blacktopped in the spring.
CAIRO — An Egyptian court today acquitted a doctor charged with committing female genital mutilation that led to a 13-year-old girl’s death in a Nile Delta village, the country’s first trial on charges of breaking the ban on the practice.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The gunman who shot three people at Florida State University’s library early today before police killed him was a lawyer and alumnus from the school, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press.