Stories tagged: deaths
Mon., July 9, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
Thursday was a particularly tragic day in regard to domestic violence in Idaho with five people being fatally shot throughout the state, including two couples who died in separate murder-suicides.
UPDATED: Thu., June 14, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
A Spokane County Jail inmate died in his cell Wednesday night, possibly as the result of an attack by his cellmate, authorities said.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Wildfires that have killed two people in western Oklahoma are nearing conditions not seen in at least a decade because of the mixture of high temperatures, low humidity and heavy …
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
The U.S. government’s road safety agency says it has received allegations that defective Goodyear motor home tires caused crashes that killed or injured 95 people during the past two decades.
Sun., March 4, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
Two people died and two others were injured when their vehicle crashed into a snow plow that had taken a U-turn in Grays Harbor County.
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Two people died early Wednesday in a suspected murder-suicide outside of a cosmetics factory near Little Rock, police said.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
A new panel has begun looking into recent deaths of children in Montana’s child protective services system.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 11:32 a.m.
Court records show a settlement has been reached in lawsuits filed against banana giant Chiquita Brands International by the families of six Americans kidnapped and killed in Colombia during the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 12:19 p.m.
One of Puerto Rico’s deadliest months in recent years has closed, with 78 killings reported in January as the U.S. territory struggles with a surge in violent crime and growing …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
The flu arrived as a great war raged in Europe, a conflict that would leave about 20 million people dead over four years. In 1918, the flu would kill more …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Nationwide protests in Iran saw their most violent night as “armed protesters” tried to overrun military bases and police stations before security forces repelled them, bringing the death toll in …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
The world’s biggest journalists’ organization says that at least 81 reporters have been killed on the job this year and that violence and harassment against media staff have skyrocketed.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
An Islamic State suicide bomber struck a Shiite cultural center in Kabul on Thursday, killing at least 41 people and underscoring the extremist group’s growing reach in Afghanistan even as …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
Here is a roll call of some of the people who died in 2017.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Egypt’s Health Ministry says a deadly road accident has left 13 people dead and eight others injured in south Cairo.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
At least 33 people were killed on Saturday after a passenger bus veered off a bridge and plunged into a river in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, police said.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
An Oregon woman was sentenced to nearly 2 years in prison for the wreck that killed three motorcycle riders in May.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 12:15 p.m.
Puerto Rico’s governor on Monday ordered authorities to review all deaths reported since Hurricane Maria hit nearly three months ago amid accusations that the U.S. territory has vastly undercounted storm-related …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
A strong earthquake shook Indonesia’s densely populated Java island on Friday night, killing two people and severely damaging dozens of homes near the epicenter.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Four Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire and dozens more wounded along with an Israeli officer in clashes across the West Bank and near Gaza’s border on Friday as the …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
A shooting at a high school in a small New Mexico town left two students and the suspect dead, authorities said Thursday as schools throughout the area remained on lockdown …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
Two Flathead County residents over the age of 65 have died due to complications from influenza.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 4:46 p.m.
Authorities said three people were killed in a vehicle crash north of Boise.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
A new look at cancer in the U.S. finds that nearly half of cancer deaths are caused by smoking, poor diet and other unhealthy behaviors.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
Rescue crews scoured floodwaters Thursday for residents missing after flash floods cut a swathe of destruction near the Greek capital, killing at least 16 people and tossing cars into buildings …
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 9:46 a.m.
Syrian government shelling and airstrikes have killed nearly two dozen civilians in three days of fighting in the suburbs of the capital, Damascus, where rebels are trying to take over …
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
A nurse who is already serving a life sentence for two murders may have killed more than 100 patients over several years at two hospitals in northwestern Germany, prosecutors said …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 12:11 p.m.
Florida regulators say 23 nursing homes are not following new rules put in place after residents died in a South Florida nursing home.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
A powerful typhoon battering Vietnam has killed at least 27 people and left 22 others missing amid extensive damage along the south-central coast, officials said Sunday.
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 8:49 a.m.
Pakistani police arrested a newly married woman on murder charges after she allegedly poisoned her husband’s milk and it inadvertently killed 17 other people in a remote village, a senior …