Stories tagged: news
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:47 p.m.
LOS ANGELES – Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the “Peanuts” crew will have a new home on Apple’s streaming service. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
At first glance, Costco’s latest quarterly earnings look like the kind of results that would be the envy of any young, fast-growing company. The 35-year-old Issaquah-based retailer grew sales 10.2 …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
A federal judge in Texas threw a dagger into the Affordable Care Act on Friday, ruling that the entire health-care law is unconstitutional because of a recent change in federal …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
The Spokane Tribe worked with the Choctaw Tribe of Oklahoma to get language into the Farm Bill strengthening Promise Zones on tribal lands.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off more worries about the global economy. Mounting tensions in Europe over Britain’s impending departure …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
A man who is a suspect in the 2010 disappearance of a Spokane woman and the 2012 killing of another has been denied parole by Idaho officials and must remain …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
The offices of Better Health Together, at 1206 N. Lincoln St. near the Spokane Arena, will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, the last day of open …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
A 1-year-old girl survived with only bumps and bruises after her car seat was ejected during a fatal crash near Loon Lake.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
The decision won’t affect plans for a downtown march next month in Spokane, which will mark the third year of the annual demonstration that grew out of concern over the …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 4:27 p.m.
Spokane County Marriage licenses
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
Bonner County elections officials noticed something was wrong on Wednesday when they tried to balance the number of registered voters against the number of ballots counted.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
The Bank of America Financial Center – the tallest building in downtown Spokane – has been sold to Canada-based Redstone Group, which marks the commercial real estate company’s first investment …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 4:26 p.m.
There are Spokane residents who don’t know what Christmas is like here.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 2:26 p.m.
A Montana man pleaded guilty Friday to stabbing two people to death, including a teenage girl, dismembering their bodies and then trying to dissolve them in tubs filled with acid …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 2:28 p.m.
Authorities say trees and power lines came down causing thousands to lose power as high winds swept across western Washington and Oregon.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:55 p.m.
Weary officials from almost 200 countries faced another day of negotiations at the U.N. climate talks to bridge their last remaining differences as small island nations on Friday demanded an …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:48 p.m.
North Carolina’s public university system rejected a proposal Friday to build a $5 million structure to house a toppled Confederate statue, opting instead to “go back to the drawing board” …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:42 p.m.
The Russia investigation has cost more than $25 million since special counsel Robert Mueller’s appointment, according to a new Justice Department report released Friday.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:21 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners have pledged $3 million for a new effort to prevent low-income renters facing eviction from falling into homelessness.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
A federal judge says Idaho must provide gender confirmation surgery to a transgender inmate who has been living as a woman for years but who has continuously been housed in …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 1:05 p.m.
French President Emanuel Macron called Friday for calm as authorities prepared to deploy armored vehicles and thousands of security forces for a possible fifth-straight weekend of violent protests on the …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 12:54 p.m.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren sought to solidify her connection with African-American voters Friday as she prepares to launch a potential presidential campaign amid criticism of her approach to race and identity.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 11:52 a.m.
Father Jim Sichko has a 50-state congregation and a simple mandate from the pope: Go forth and do good deeds.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 11:31 a.m.
At least 10 people in southern India died Friday of suspected food poisoning after a ceremony to celebrate the construction of a new Hindu temple, police said.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 3:05 p.m.
Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took himself out of contention for White House chief of staff on Friday as President Donald Trump’s chaotic search for a new chief inched …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signed a sweeping package of Republican-written legislation Friday that restricts early voting and weakens the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general, brushing aside complaints that he …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 10:27 a.m.
British Prime Minister Theresa May launched a rescue mission for her ailing Brexit deal Friday, after the European Union rebuffed her request to sweeten the divorce agreement so she can …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 10:14 a.m.
For two years, the Women’s March has cultivated an image: fiery protests, rallies, sit-ins, arrests and women taking to the streets en masse with catchy slogans, chants and songs. But …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
Predictim, the artificial-intelligence start-up that sold automated “risk” screenings of babysitters, says it has put the service on “pause,” citing heavy backlash following a Washington Post report on the service …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Facebook says a software bug affecting nearly 7 million users may have exposed a broader set of photos to app developers than what these users intended.