NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Gunmen attacked the African Union's main base in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Thursday, leading to an exchange of gunfire between militants and soldiers that killed at least nine people, including three soldiers, an official with the mission in Somalia said.
By FRANCES D'EMILIO, Associated Press
December 25, 2014 6:15 p.m.
VATICAN CITY — A somber Pope Francis steeped his Christmas message to the world Thursday in sadness for those with little cause for joy — abused children, refugees, hostages and others suffering from violence in the Middle East, Africa, Ukraine and elsewhere.
By Lauren Kronebusch, The Daily News
December 25, 2014 4:38 p.m.
LONGVIEW — Two Woodland Middle School teachers were fired Dec. 17, and parents, teachers and a union representative are speculating the firings were retribution for the teachers' accusations of unprofessional conduct by middle school principal Cari Thomson.
Learn how to pay for college at Washington State University Vancouver's Scholarships 101 Information Night at 6 p.m. Jan. 7 in the Dengerink Administration Building, Room 110, 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave.