THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014
MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014
SUNDAY, JULY 27, 2014
FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2014
Seems many adults have forgotten their small children in cars lately – hot cars. And the result is deadly. Spokane will experience hot temperatures in the following week. What is your reminder to check for your children, pets – all those riding in your vehicle...
WEDNESDAY, JULY 23, 2014
Holocaust survivors ask that history remember their stories. Today, we remember the remarkable life of Yehuda Nir, a psychiatrist and Jewish man who, as a child, escaped certain murder by the Nazis. Nir died on Saturday in his Manhattan home at 84 years old. He...
MONDAY, JULY 21, 2014
He was smart, sexy and still a regular guy. James Garner, 86, died in Los Angeles at his home on Saturday. His film and television legacy leaves us with entertainment to remember. Garner starred in more than 50 films. He appeared in comedies, a jederman,...
SATURDAY, JULY 19, 2014
Flight MH17 shot down over the Ukraine carried people who passionately loved life – and some of those people shared their remarkable skills seeking to cure HIV AIDS. The plane carried world leaders headed for the International AIDS Conference hosted this year in Melbourne. Dutch...
WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
The desire to retain position at the cost of victims continues within the Catholic Church. St. Paul-Minneapolis Archbishop John C. Nienstedt refuses to resign while the scandal surrounding him continues. Former chancellor, Jennifer M. Hasleberger, filed an affidavit claiming while the archbishop was informed of...
MONDAY, JULY 14, 2014
The children who are deemed mingi children in Omo Valley, Ethiopia must die. Mingi children are those born out of wedlock, or have their top teeth appear before the bottom teeth or other defined situations are considered mingi; their very lives bring a curse upon...
SATURDAY, JULY 12, 2014
THURSDAY, JULY 10, 2014
A man kills five children in Texas… a woman gets off a subway, pushes a stroller with her toddler in it onto the platform and re-boards the train…children are fleeing violence in Central America and people in Murrieta, Calif. protest their arrival…Enrique rides atop trains,...
WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 2014
TUESDAY, JULY 8, 2014
Pope Francis met with six victims of sexual assault; people who had trusted clerics, but were victimized through sex crimes. (Why do they call it “sexual abuse”? As though there is some standard of “sexual use” that is acceptable? It is a word thing, I...
SUNDAY, JULY 6, 2014
SATURDAY, JULY 5, 2014
The stories are now 75 years old: those Madeline books of our childhood. She was one of 12 little girls, in their lines, leaving a house covered in vines. Madeline is on exhibit in New York at the New York Historical Society. The books, written...
THURSDAY, JULY 3, 2014
Spokesman-Review features writer Rebecca Nappi, along with writer Catherine Johnston of Olympia, Wash., discuss here issues facing aging boomers, seniors and those experiencing serious illness, dying, death and other forms of loss.