Stories tagged: murder
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
Jade Bost was known as a tough instructor, prone to speeding through lectures and surprising her students with tricky test questions.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 8:02 a.m.
A former corrections officer pleaded guilty to kidnapping a grandmother from her home, killing the woman and leaving her body on the side of a rural road.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8 p.m.
William Bost was arrested on suspicion of killing his wife early Saturday, hours after crashing into a deputy’s patrol car in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a 59-year-old man Saturday on suspicion of second degree domestic violence murder.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Hours after police say Anne Carpenter shot two people on the lower South Hill, the 23-year-old returned to work and handled newspapers that detailed her horrific alleged crime.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 9:28 p.m.
The Idaho Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a man who was sentenced to life in prison for a murder he committed in his teens.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 2:27 p.m.
A Whatcom County man accused of killing an 18-year-old woman in 1989 has pleaded not guilty.
Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
A Eugene woman who fatally stabbed a man with a screwdriver and a kitchen knife has pleaded guilty to murder and been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
As the hours tick down, so too does the likelihood of catching a killer. The family of Danette Kane is finding that out the hard way.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 4:22 p.m.
The ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been charged in his slaying, more than seven years after his body was found in a field in his hometown of …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
A U.S. Supreme Court decision prohibiting mandatory life-without-parole sentences for juveniles convicted of murder also applies to Montana cases in which judges used their discretion to hand down the same …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Authorities have arrested a man in connection with the rape and murder of a teenager near Bellingham nearly 30 years ago.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
Three people have been charged with the hammer killing of a man in rural Stevens County as his children slept in a nearby car.
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Authorities said a 16-year-old boy arrested in a murder case has been recaptured after escaping custody in the Seattle area.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
An ex-priest was convicted of murdering a 25-year-old Texas schoolteacher and beauty queen on Thursday, more than 57 years after Irene Garza went to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McAllen …
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
The head priest of a prominent shrine in Tokyo was ambushed and killed with a samurai sword, apparently by her brother, who then took his own life, police said Friday.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Ten Maltese suspects were arrested Monday over the car bomb slaying of a prominent investigative journalist, the prime minister and other authorities said, about six weeks after the assassination that …
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 7:09 a.m.
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Convicted murderer John Lee says he was “psychologically coerced” into accepting a plea agreement following his 2015 Moscow shooting spree, though his own lawyer believes he understood exactly what he …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 1:06 p.m.
A Blackfoot man accused of killing an 18-month-old boy has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Clutching a framed photograph of Tina Stewart to his chest, Don Estus struggled to put into words just how much she meant to him.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
The state Supreme Court on Wednesday reinstated the attempted murder conviction of a Vancouver man who accidentally recorded himself beating and threatening to kill his wife.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 3:39 p.m.
A Washington state man who fatally shot a taxi driver has been sentenced to 22 years, four months in prison.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
A 35-year-old man is accused of murdering his father and leaving the corpse in a bathtub in the family’s home north of Spokane.
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
New York City police say a livery cab driver has died after an angry pedestrian struck him in the head with a hockey stick and the driver crashed the car.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
A researcher says Aaron Hernandez suffered severe damage to parts of the brain that play an important role in memory, impulse control and behavior. The 27-year-old former New England Patriots …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Aasia Bibi had warned her parents time and again that if they forced her to marry her cousin, a man she disliked, she would be capable of going to any …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
An Argentine prosecutor is formally declaring for the first time that the man probing the country’s biggest terror attack was murdered rather than possibly committing suicide, a member of his …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
When 23-year-old Timothy Coggins was found dead and disfigured beside a Georgia highway in 1983, the young black man’s family and neighbors whispered that his killing may be linked to …
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 7:27 p.m.
Authorities say hunters have found human remains on forest land northwest of Portland that detectives are investigating in connection with the 2012 murder of Theresa Fonsman.