Fresno Fire Department spokesman Pete Martinez says the puppy dropped into the uncovered metal pipe Tuesday in a Fresno garage. The pipe was about 8 inches in diameter.
The South Carolina police officer charged with murder for shooting an unarmed black man had been accused of excessive force against another unarmed black man in 2013.
The store closings amount to about 2 percent of the 8,232 drugstores it runs in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Schieffer made the announcement Wednesday night at Texas Christian University, his alma mater.
Trying to get a handle on hundreds of sensitive, closely held surveillance programs, a Senate committee is compiling a secret encyclopedia of American intelligence collection.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The law gives police officers latitude to use deadly force when they feel physically endangered, but there’s far less legal flexibility
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The results in Seattle are so encouraging that advocates say it should prompt reconsideration of President Barack Obama’s call for an expansion of drug court programs and a hard look at replicating Seattle’s effort nationwide, as some cities are doing.
A surge of voters helped alter the racial makeup of the Ferguson City Council, and observers said Wednesday that the change creates a new energy in a community trying to find its way after months of turmoil following the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.
Shorter people are more prone to heart attacks, high blood pressure and diabetes than taller people are, but the reason has been unclear.
His arrest related to those charges has kept Durst from being extradited to Los Angeles, where he’s charged in the 2000 death of friend Susan Berman.
Thompson went missing three years ago amid demands he appear in court. He and his longtime female companion, Alison Antekeier, were apprehended in January at a hotel where he was living near Boca Raton, Florida.
During a committee meeting on Tuesday, a Republican senator said men seeking a vasectomy should have to adhere to the same standards as women seeking an abortion.