Stories tagged: Death
Wed., May 24, 2017, 2:33 p.m.
On the Syrian border, Haley confronts civil war’s reality
President Donald Trump’s U.N. envoy set foot Wednesday in the no-man’s-land between Syria and Turkey, witnessing the precarious transfer of aid supplies into a seemingly interminable conflict. That reality is …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 2:27 p.m.
Family of deceased bicyclist sues city of Seattle, Sound Transit
The family of a bicyclist who died in a crash last year is suing the city of Seattle and Sound Transit, claiming the streetcar trolley tracks caused the crash.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 12:57 p.m.
In leaked call, Trump praises Duterte’s campaign to ‘slaughter’ drug addicts
First, Trump praised Duterte for his deadly and controversial war on drugs in remarks that stunned White House aids and human rights experts. In a private call on April 29, …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 12:48 p.m.
Idaho wants to identify veterans monuments, memorials
Idaho is trying to identify all the monuments and memorials to the military and veterans in the state.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 12:15 p.m.
Orofino shooting death investigated as homicide
The shooting death of a 23-year-old Orofino woman is being investigated as a homicide, the Orofino Police Department reported Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 12:15 p.m.
Rescuers say 34 migrant bodies pulled from sea off Libya
The bodies of at least 34 migrants, many of them young children, were recovered from the sea off Libya after some 200 migrants tumbled into rough waters when their overcrowded …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 9:35 a.m.
Man fatally shot near Alki Beach in West Seattle
Police are investigating a deadly shooting near Alki Beach in West Seattle.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 8:56 a.m.
Driver hits, kills person on a golf cart, flees scene
A hit-and-run driver struck and killed the driver of a golf cart on the Key Peninsula in Pierce County, Washington.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 2:51 p.m.
Arrest made in deadly fire that killed Ohio family of 7
Last week’s deadly fire that killed an Akron family of seven has been ruled to be arson, officials announced Tuesday afternoon during a press conference at the Akron Police Department.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 1:26 p.m.
Trump condemns Holocaust as ‘the most savage crime’
President Donald Trump paid a short visit to Israel’s national Holocaust memorial on Tuesday, calling the Nazi extermination of 6 million Jews “the most savage crime against God and his …
Tue., May 23, 2017, 12:49 p.m.
Bus plunges into India river, 15 killed and 8 missing
A bus plunged nearly 380 feet (150 meters) into a river in mountainous northern India on Tuesday, killing at least 15 Hindu pilgrims and injuring another seven people, police said.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Man arrested in Oregon stabbings was recently in court
The man arrested in the stabbings of four people at an Oregon home was in a courtroom days before the attack.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
Woman dies in boating crash on Columbia River
Authorities say a woman died after the boat she was on crashed into a pylon on the Columbia River.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 11:04 a.m.
Bicyclist who was struck by minivan south of Spokane Valley has died
A bicyclist who was hit by a minivan south of Spokane Valley Monday morning has died, the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office announced.
Mon., May 22, 2017, 12:59 p.m.
Burned body found after fire at Oregon bridge extinguished
Authorities say a burned body was found at a homeless camp in eastern Oregon.
Mon., May 22, 2017, 7:50 a.m.
Convicted killer of 11 women appeals to US Supreme Court
A Cleveland man sentenced to die for killing 11 women and hiding the remains in and around his home has appealed his case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 1:08 p.m.
Family of man who died in fire truck collision awarded $9.5M
A jury has awarded $9.5 million to the family of a Washington man who died in a collision with a fire truck.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 11:56 a.m.
Memorial services scheduled Tuesday for Montana deputy
A memorial service is scheduled next week for a Montana sheriff’s deputy who was shot to death during a traffic stop.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
1 firefighter killed, 2 seriously hurt in San Antonio fire
A San Antonio firefighter was killed and two others were seriously hurt while battling a blaze at a strip mall that grew so intense that fire crews were forced to …
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Syria says U.S. airstrike killed several soldiers near Jordan
A Syrian military official said Friday that an aerial “aggression” by the U.S.-led coalition on a government military position near the border with Jordan the day before killed several soldiers …
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
Family of musician Chris Cornell disputes he killed himself
Rock musician Chris Cornell’s wife on Friday disputed “inferences” that the rocker killed himself in a Detroit hotel room, saying he may have taken more of an anti-anxiety drug than …
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 4 p.m.
One dead in shooting outside Oregon strip club
Police say a 36-year-old man was shot and killed outside an Oregon strip club.
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Prosecutors: Times Square driver wanted to ‘kill them all’
A Times Square motorist accused of steering his car onto one of the busiest sidewalks in the U.S. and mowing down pedestrians has been charged with murder and 20 counts …
Thu., May 18, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
Team of researchers thinks dinosaurs were minutes away from surviving extinction
From our standpoint 66 million years later, it’s easy to assume the demise of the dinosaurs was an inevitability. But an international team of researchers is making a radical argument …
Wed., May 17, 2017, 11:53 a.m.
Homicide investigation under way at Montana motel
Police in north-central Montana are investigating a homicide at a motel on the southwest side of Great Falls.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Man gets 82 years for killing woman, posting on internet
A Washington state man has been sentenced to 82 years in prison for strangling his girlfriend and posting photos of her body on the internet.
Wed., May 17, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
DA: No deadly force used against inmate in Oregon jail death
Lane County District Attorney Patty Perlow says police did not use deadly force against a man who died last week after seriously injuring two officers at a jail in Florence, …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 1:39 p.m.
Mexicans mourn well-known journalist as risks to reporters skyrocket
Journalist Javier Valdez long chronicled underworld activities in the Pacific Coast state of Sinaloa, home to the drug cartel once led by Joaqumn “El Chapo” Guzman. Valdez wrote on the …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
4-year-old fatally shoots himself at day care, sheriff says
Virginia authorities say a 4-year-old boy fatally shot himself at the home of his child care provider, which is also the home of a Stafford County sheriff’s deputy.
Tue., May 16, 2017, 11:49 a.m.
Syrian government denies US allegations of mass killings
The Syrian government on Tuesday “categorically” denied U.S. accusations of mass killings at a prison near Damascus, including the alleged execution of political opponents and burning the victims in a …