Stories tagged: investigation
Wed., July 11, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
A failure in the Warm Springs Lodge’s sprinkler system exacerbated fire, smoke and water damage to the building during a massive fire that broke out April 18, the Ketchum Fire …
Tue., July 3, 2018, 8:25 a.m.
Ex-congressional IT staffer reaches plea deal that debunks conspiracy theories about illegal information access
Federal prosecutors concluded an 18-month investigation into a former congressional technology staffer on Tuesday by publicly debunking allegations – promoted by conservative media and President Donald Trump – suggesting he …
Sun., June 24, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Yakima County Fire Marshal Chris Pederson often arrives after firefighters have started putting out the blaze. But the minute she gets there, she talks to the firefighters first on the …
Wed., May 16, 2018, 12:23 p.m.
An explosive package targeted an office in a Southern California medical building, causing a blast that left a woman dead and three other people injured, two officials told The Associated …
Wed., May 9, 2018, 9:52 a.m.
A top state election official apologized on Tuesday for wrongly stating a Republican gubernatorial candidate was under investigation.
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office is working to confirm that a surveillance video taken in Fort Bragg, California, shows Jen Hart the day before her family’s SUV was found at …
Thu., March 29, 2018, 12:29 p.m.
They were known as the Hart Tribe, a free-spirited family of two women and their six adopted children who raised their own food, took spontaneous road trips and traveled to …
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
The Federal Trade Commission is investigating Facebook’s privacy practices following a week of privacy scandals including allegations a Trump-affiliated political consulting firm got data inappropriately from millions of Facebook users.
Mon., March 26, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
Israeli police on Monday questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as his wife and son, in a corruption case involving the country’s telecom giant, one of a slew of …
Sun., March 25, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
The agency that investigates and prosecutes wrongdoing by Pennsylvania lawyers wants the state Supreme Court to punish Penn State’s former general counsel and a prosecutor who helped convict Jerry Sandusky …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
The finance manager at the Spokane County Jail, Arlington Richards, was placed on paid administrative leave Monday pending the outcome of an internal investigation.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
Investigators recovered a flight data recorder and a GoPro camera Tuesday as they tried to determine the cause of a deadly helicopter crash in the East River and figure out …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
President Donald Trump at last broke his silence Wednesday to explicitly denounce domestic violence in the wake of allegations that a top White House aide had abused two former wives. …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
Former U.S. Olympic women’s gymnastics team coach John Geddert is facing a criminal investigation after complaints were filed following the sentencing of disgraced ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar, who molested girls …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
New witnesses have emerged in the 1981 drowning of actress Natalie Wood, prompting investigators to deem it a “suspicious death” and name her former husband, 87-year-old actor Robert Wagner, a …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Apple is cooperating with U.S. government inquiries into its secret slowdown of older iPhones, further complicating its efforts to move past an issue that irked customers whose devices bogged down.
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
Two federal agencies have dispatched teams to investigate the California crash of a Tesla Model S electric car that may have been operating under its semi-autonomous “Autopilot” system.
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Amarillo police are investigating a burglary in which thieves lifted about 4,000 antique lighters.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
U.S. safety regulators are investigating whether some older Goodyear motor home tires can fail and cause crashes and possibly deaths.
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 1:23 p.m.
Montana’s congressional delegation wants an independent investigation of the Food Safety and Inspection Service.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
Seattle police are investigating after robbers smashed display cases and took valuable items from Ben Bridge Jeweler in downtown Seattle.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 10:19 a.m.
More than 40 former U.S. attorneys and Republican and conservative officials are pushing back against efforts to discredit the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO – A San Francisco police officer who killed himself after being pulled over by police in a neighboring city was under investigation for child sexual abuse in Las …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 4:14 p.m.
Taking aim at the credibility of the FBI, President Donald Trump unleashed a blistering attack on the bureau’s leadership even as he praised state and local police officers as a …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 7:36 a.m.
President Donald Trump isn’t saying whether he is considering a pardon for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, who has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
A state lawmaker who is facing scrutiny over past allegations of sexual harassment while teaching at Central Washington University has been placed on leave by the school because of a …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona said Thursday he is resigning next month after revealing that he discussed surrogacy with two female staffers.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is denying he violated a judge’s order by reviewing and editing an op-ed intended to be published in an English-language newspaper in …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Special counsel Robert Mueller’s lawyers plan to sit down by the end of this month with White House communications director Hope Hicks to find out what she might know about …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
After Uber revealed that it paid hackers $100,000 to keep quiet about stealing the personal information of 57 million customers and drivers, the company is now facing at least three …