By By EILEEN NG Associated Press
March 11, 2014 10:48 p.m.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- More than four days after a Malaysian jetliner went missing on route to Beijing, authorities acknowledged Wednesday they didn't know in which direction the plane and its 239 passengers was heading when it disappeared, vastly complicating efforts to find it.
By Katie Nelson, San Jose Mercury News
March 11, 2014 9:28 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO — A huge, out-of-control fire caused catastrophic damage to a quarter-billion-dollar apartment complex under construction at Fourth Street near China Basin in San Francisco on Tuesday evening, according to the San Francisco Fire Department.
Pedro "Junior" Godinez Jr. not only planned to murder Freddie Landstrom in November 2012 near Vancouver Lake, he attempted to carry out the plan with "deliberate cruelty" and then showed a lack of remorse for the crime, a Clark County prosecutor argued Tuesday.
Vancouver-based take-and-bake pizza chain Papa Murphy's International has filed an initial public stock offering to raise up to $70 million, according to a Tuesday filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Clark County reached a major milestone in its economic progress in October, revised employment estimates released Tuesday show, finally completing its recovery of all 10,000 jobs it lost to the Great Recession.
PORTLAND — The Oregon owners of a 22-pound housecat who trapped them in their bedroom after attacking their baby say they're not giving up on their pet and are getting it medical attention and therapy.
By MARIA DANILOVA, Associated Press
March 11, 2014 9:56 a.m.
KIEV, Ukraine — Crimea’s Parliament said Tuesday that if the public votes to become part of Russia, the peninsula will declare itself independent and propose becoming a Russian state. That could offer a way of de-escalating the standoff between Russia and the West.