Stories tagged: deaths
Fri., June 30, 2017
Where are the protesters voices? Instead, the networks turn to the same circle of pundits who know so little about so much, focusing only on the Democratic/Republican divide in Congress.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
A jump in traffic fatalities last year pushed deaths on U.S. roads to their highest level in nearly a decade, erasing improvements made during the Great Recession and economic recovery, …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 1:27 p.m.
Five people were wounded in shootings in Chicago early Monday, bringing to almost 50 the number of people shot in the city since Christmas weekend began Friday afternoon.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016
The latest news about preventable deaths in the United States has some encouraging data and one sobering statistic.
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Government officials say traffic fatalities rose 7.2 percent in 2015 compared to the previous year. That’s the largest single-year increase in a half century.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 5:49 p.m.
Traffic fatalities were up 9 percent in the first six months of this year compared with the same period last year, continuing a surge in deaths that began two years …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 12:43 p.m.
Auto safety investigators in two countries may have a new air bag problem to deal with.
Fri., July 8, 2016, 11:09 a.m.
Shares of Juno Therapeutics plunged more than 27 percent Friday, a day after halting a midstage study on a potential leukemia treatment following two patient deaths.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
Romanian authorities say five people have died in a heatwave that has swept the country in recent days, with reports of others who have fallen into comas.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 3:06 p.m.
Officials with the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare say the state’s flu season is running later than normal and reports of flu-related deaths have gone up over the past …
Mon., March 7, 2016, 8:34 a.m.
An Atlanta fire spokesman says a fire has killed multiple victims at a boarding house.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 1:46 p.m.
The number of traffic deaths in the United States rose 8 percent from 2014 to 2015, the largest year-to-year percentage increase in a half-century, according to preliminary estimates Wednesday by …
Sun., July 7, 2013
A public memorial for Spokane firefighter John Knighten is scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday at the Convention Center. A procession to Washington State Veterans Cemetery in Medical Lake will follow. …
Tue., April 2, 2013, 10 a.m.
Spokane County’s medical examiner has released the identity of the two people found dead Saturday in a Cheney apartment. Erin (Roman) Michele Bailey, 46, died of gunshot wounds to the …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2012
Community leaders clarified statistics released earlier this week indicating six homeless children had died in the Spokane area this year, now saying the youngest victims were in their late teens. …
Mon., May 21, 2012, 1:14 p.m.
KATMANDU, Nepal — Three climbers died and two others were missing while descending from the summit of Mount Everest — a toll that raised concerns about overcrowding in the “death …
Thu., March 22, 2012, 12:22 p.m.
GIGLIO, Italy — Search crews in Italy have found five more bodies in the wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship, which struck a reef off an Italian island in …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2012, 7:22 a.m.
ROME — Divers searching the capsized Costa Concordia cruise ship found four more bodies Wednesday, including that of a missing 5-year-old Italian girl, authorities said
Sat., July 16, 2011
More than 400 people lined the streets of Coeur d’Alene Friday afternoon to pay their respects to Spc. Nicholas W. Newby, one of two Coeur d’Alene soldiers killed recently in …
Fri., July 15, 2011, 3:33 p.m.
More than 400 people lined the streets of Coeur d’Alene on Friday afternoon to pay their respects to Spc. Nicholas W. Newby, one of two Coeur d’Alene soldiers killed recently …
Fri., July 15, 2011
Law enforcement representatives in Spokane and North Idaho will join members of the U.S. military in processionals today to deliver to funeral homes the remains of two Coeur d’Alene soldiers …
Thu., July 14, 2011, 7:23 p.m.
Law enforcement in Spokane and North Idaho will join the U.S. military in processions today to deliver to funeral homes the remains of two Coeur d’Alene soldiers killed in Iraq
Tue., Jan. 4, 2011, 4:29 p.m.
A man was found dead inside a walk-in cooler at a Spokane Taco Bell on Monday, police said today.
Tue., Sept. 1, 2009
An Iraq war veteran and his wife were found shot to death in Republic on Saturday in what appeared to be a murder and suicide. Ferry County Prosecutor Mike Sandona, …
Mon., Aug. 31, 2009, 3 p.m.
An Iraq war veteran and his wife were found shot to death this past weekend in what Republic residents said is a troubling case of murder and suicide that may …
Sun., Dec. 1, 1996
The mother of a Boise toddler killed by a passenger-side air bag disputes the coroner’s findings the child’s seat was not strapped in by a seat belt. One-year-old Alexandra Greer …