Stories tagged: murder
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:19 a.m.
Saudi Arabia’s top prosecutor said Thursday he’s seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of dissident Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Police think Alexa may have witnessed a New Hampshire double slaying – now they want Amazon to turn her over
Alexa might have been listening, as she almost always is, when Christine Sullivan was stabbed to death in the kitchen of the Farmington, New Hampshire, home where Sullivan lived with …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 8:23 p.m.
Authorities arrested a family of four Tuesday in the gruesome 2016 slayings of eight people from another family in rural Ohio, a crime that prosecutors suggested stemmed from a custody …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 12:25 p.m.
The Washington Supreme Court has unanimously upheld the conviction of a Byron Eugene Scherf in the murder of corrections officer Jayme Biendl in 2011. Scherf had been serving life without …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 12:55 p.m.
A Mafia hit man who is said to hate “rats” is under suspicion in the slaying of former Boston crime boss and longtime FBI informant James “Whitey” Bulger, who was …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:40 a.m.
A South Dakota inmate who killed a correctional officer seven years ago during a failed prison escape on the guard’s 63rd birthday was put to death Monday evening, marking the …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
For more than an hour Monday afternoon, 28-year-old Colby Vodder took the stand in his own defense, stamping a close to a week-long murder trial nearly three years in the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
The trial of Colby D. Vodder began Tuesday, with his attorney telling a jury his client is the victim of a conspiracy that saw him wrongfully charged in the kidnapping …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
An ex-Pullman High track star was shot and killed on University of Utah campus by a former boyfriend, who was found dead hours later inside a church Tuesday, authorities said.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018
Kidnapping and murder. As far as criminal charges are concerned, the allegations against Colby D. Vodder in the disappearance of Bret Snow are as serious as they come.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
A split Washington Supreme Court ruled Thursday that sentencing juveniles convicted of murder to life in prison without parole is unconstitutional.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
A judge ordered a man investigators say killed his ex-girlfriend outside of her Spokane Valley home late last year to undergo a third round of competency restoration treatment at Eastern …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
Journalists are familiar with the risks of reporting from war-torn lands, but the recent death or disappearance of three people in Turkey, Bulgaria and Mexico illustrates the growing dangers to …
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
A week after Saul Llamas Rios was sentenced to 27 years in prison for killing a Tieton missionary student, officials approved a new policy requiring the Yakima County jail to …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
On Aug. 29, a magistrate judge declined a Canyon County prosecutor’s request to put a no-contact order in place between Philip Butler and his wife. Two weeks later, police believe …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
A judge in Oregon has halted a double murder trial for a man charged with kidnapping and killing his ex-wife after ruling that the defendant is mentally unfit to stand …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11 a.m.
In “How to Murder Your Husband” – an essay – Crampton Brophy wrote about how to get away with it. She was arrested last Wednesday on charges of murdering her …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Jitesh Bhogal is accused of the slaying of a 31-year-old woman who was found in her third-floor apartment bedroom late that day by her ex-boyfriend after their 9-year-old son said …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
A Mexican man charged with killing an Iowa college student worked on a dairy farm for years under a false name just a few miles from where the young woman …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 22, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Bond was quartered Wednesday afternoon for Cristina Stiles, a woman suspected of killing Cory Fowler in 2016 and leaving his body for his parents to find.
Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 2:08 p.m.
A man has been sentenced to 72 years in prison for killing his grandmother and a friend of his ex-girlfriend in suburban Seattle.
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
An Alaska man was taken into custody Friday after being indicted on murder and other charges in a fire that burned an Anchorage apartment complex and killed three people.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Laurcene “Lori” Isenberg, the Kootenai County woman in the center of a murder investigation ofi her husband who died in February, had her arraignment delayed until October on charges of …
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
A former Tacoma man wanted for investigation of second-degree murder has been returned to Washington state after more than a decade on the run.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
A woman suspected of a shooting and killing a man in 2016 was arrested Tuesday in Florida.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Sandpoint police officers are searching for a man suspected of shooting and killing a person in a downtown Sandpoint motel Monday evening.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
A man who pleaded guilty to robbing and murdering a Coeur d’Alene resident in October 2016 will spend at least 30 years in prison.
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Kootenai County woman charged with embezzlement and facing questions into her husband’s death turns herself in
Lori Isenberg, the woman who was charged earlier this year on suspicion of embezzling $500,000 from a North Idaho nonprofit and is a suspect in her husband’s death, has been …
Tue., July 24, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A Twin Falls woman accused of murdering her 20-month-old baby was arraigned in district court Monday after waiving her right to a preliminary hearing.
Thu., July 19, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten was killed Thursday, and prosecutors in Kazakhstan said they were treating the case as murder.