Stories tagged: news
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
Officials in Hawaii said Friday that they will not call up additional National Guard troops or use force on peaceful telescope protesters blocking access to the state’s highest peak
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
Democratic presidential hopefuls campaigning on ‘Medicare for All’ grapple with a thorny question: how to pay for it
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
The man suspected of setting ablaze a beloved Japanese animation studio, killing 34 people, was raging about theft and witnesses and media reported he had a grudge against the company, …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, one of Pennsylvania’s largest newspapers, will cut its print edition to three days as it grapples with declining advertising and digital threats, according to newsroom sources and …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
‘We were part of that’: WSU research team made largely forgotten contribution to man’s first moon visit
A team of researchers on the Palouse pitched in directly to the $24 billion effort that sent man to the moon’s surface 50 years ago today, but their contribution to …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department is looking for information about the occupants of a light colored SUV caught on surveillance footage at the intersection of W. Main Ave. and Division St. …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 8:01 p.m.
University of Idaho associate professor Tara Hudiburg has been selected as one of the recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
The NASA logo is having a moment in the retail spotlight
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
A federal judge has told Motel 6 and civil rights attorneys he plans to give his preliminary nod to a settlement in the case involving guests who complained the national …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 9:51 p.m.
Smoke from the nearly 42,000-acre Cold Creek wildfire near the Tri-Cities is not expected to reach Spokane this weekend.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:01 p.m.
A music festival in southern Idaho has been canceled because organizers say they feared potential raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:29 p.m.
HOUSTON – The U.S. government on Friday expanded its requirement that asylum seekers wait outside the country to a part of the Texas Rio Grande Valley across from one of …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:37 p.m.
Actress Rain Pryor Vane has thrown her hat in the ring for a Baltimore’s City Council seat.
Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:27 p.m.
The Wall Street Journal says Equifax will pay around $700 million to settle with the FTC over a 2017 data breach that exposed some 150 million people’s social security numbers …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 8:52 p.m.
An attorney with the nonprofit Center for Justice filed the lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of Richard Dahl, a homeless man who lived in the tent city dubbed “Camp Hope” until …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:19 p.m.
Joe Biden’s son Hunter makes 2020 presidential campaign trail debut with his father two weeks after the former vice president praised him for battling through “tough times” including years of …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
It’s been 91 years since Levi William “L.W.” Hutton last visited his century-old children’s home in Spokane Valley. But after Friday’s centennial celebration, in which the bright, bronze statue depicting …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 5:36 p.m.
U.S. stocks pulled further back from their records on Friday to cap the weakest week for the S&P 500 since May.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 3:58 p.m.
In the Spanish colonial fortress that serves as his official residence, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello is under siege
Fri., July 19, 2019, 3:10 p.m.
Tinder joined a growing backlash against app store taxes by bypassing Google Play in a move that could shake up the billion-dollar industry dominated by Google and Apple Inc.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
TUSTIN, Calif. – The crowd audibly gasped as General Motors president Mark Reuss said prices for the radically new 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray will start under $60,000, astoundingly close to …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Court documents shed new light on Wednesday killing of 20-year-old woman ; suspect’s bond set at $1 million
The Spokane County Medical Examiner identified the young woman killed Wednesday in Spokane’s Emerson-Garfield neighborhood.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Armored with weathered skin and a hint of sunburn, Spokane County Deputy Ron Nye looked down and went silent Friday when the prosecutor asked how the shooting at Freeman High …
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
A man convicted of murdering and dismembering another man in 2015 was sentenced to 47 years in prison on Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 7:34 p.m.
Fire crews battled a three-structure fire Friday morning in West Central that neighbors say likely started from frequently seen squatters.
Fri., July 19, 2019, 12:21 p.m.
A pilot flying a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on Idaho State Highway 97 on Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 8:55 p.m.
Iran has seized a British-flagged oil tanker Friday and briefly detained a second vessel in the Strait of Hormuz, intensifying tensions with the West
Fri., July 19, 2019, 11:52 a.m.
The Trump administration is proposing an ambitious plan to slow Western wildfires by bulldozing, mowing or revegetating large swaths of land along 11,000 miles of terrain in the West. The …
Fri., July 19, 2019, 11:19 a.m.
One of the NHL’s top Russian hockey players broke ranks with his countrymen to criticize Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview published Thursday on a Russian language YouTube page.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
A U.S. appeals court panel has sided with the Trump administration, ruling that state and federal programs already in place ensure that mining companies take financial responsibility for future pollution …