Stories tagged: news
Tue., April 2, 2019, 3:39 p.m.
Sen. Bernie Sanders raised $18.2 million for his presidential campaign during the first quarter of the year, a sizable sum that establishes him as an early pacesetter in the money …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 3:29 p.m.
Republicans started a long-shot drive Tuesday to force a House vote on a measure that could imprison doctors for five years if they don’t try saving the lives of infants …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 3:22 p.m.
Scam ads featuring state governor photos and fake solar energy tax breaks prospered on Facebook for more than a year.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
One week after India became the fourth country in the world to target and shatter a satellite in low Earth orbit with a missile, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine condemned the …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 3:12 p.m.
IMF managing director warns that global economy is at “delicate moment.”
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:42 p.m.
Amazon’s move to cut prices by 20 percent on more than 500 products at Whole Foods on Wednesday is not its first attempt to purge the “whole paycheck” nickname. But …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 2:34 p.m.
No one will be convicted or otherwise held accountable for the 2015 shootout between rival biker gangs in Waco restaurant parking lot that left nine people dead and at least …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 2:06 p.m.
Embattled and ailing Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika quit Tuesday in a statement read on national television after the country’s Defense Ministry aggressively called for Bouteflika to “immediately” vacate the office …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
Cholera cases in cyclone-hit Mozambique have risen above 1,400, government officials said Tuesday, as hundreds of thousands of vaccine doses arrived in an attempt to limit the rapid spread of …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 1:49 p.m.
The family that owns the company that makes OxyContin is calling a Massachusetts lawsuit false and misleading in its first court response to allegations that individual family members helped fuel …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
With Britain racing toward a chaotic exit from the European Union within days, Prime Minister Theresa May veered away from the cliff-edge Tuesday, saying she would seek another Brexit delay …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 4:13 p.m.
Turnout appeared to be light Tuesday as voters in an Oklahoma City suburb choose a mayor from two men who held the job before, except that one of them is …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 1:07 p.m.
Japan’s government said Tuesday that the official translation of the era name for the new emperor will be “Beautiful Harmony,” setting off confusion while offices rush to make changes before …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 1:01 p.m.
Police in New Hampshire say they cited a driver who had a kid in her lap – the baby goat kind.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 12:55 p.m.
President Donald Trump is meeting with the secretary-general of NATO, as tensions test the Western Alliance.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 12:52 p.m.
Pope Francis said in a document released Tuesday that women have “legitimate claims” to seek more equality in the Catholic Church, but he stopped short of endorsing recent calls from …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he’s told President Donald Trump that the Senate will not be taking up a rewrite of the nation’s health care laws now that Democrats control …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 12:59 p.m.
A tank holding a flammable chemical caught fire at a Texas plant Tuesday, killing one worker, critically injuring two others and sending other panicked employees fleeing over a fence to …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
A Spokane County Sheriff’s deputy, driving with his lights and siren on, was hit by an SUV at the intersection of U.S. Highway 2 and Farwell Road on Tuesday morning.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Four people were injured Monday evening in a crash at Half Moon Road and U.S. Highway 395.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 9:49 p.m.
Nearly four dozen cats “living in decrepit conditions” were seized Monday afternoon by Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service workers from a home in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Police and fire personnel spent several hours Monday evening unsuccessfully searching for people who reportedly jumped into the Spokane River after a large fight broke out near Minnehaha Park.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
Nadine Woodward, the recently retired Spokane news anchor, is running for Spokane mayor.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 8:27 p.m.
As former Vice President Joe Biden’s camp scrambles to contain any political damage over his past behavior with women, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has some words of advice: Keep your …
Tue., April 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
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UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 7:59 a.m.
House committee supports longer statute of limitations to file charges in sexual assault cases.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
A new law opening City Hall to the public without setting a time limit won’t change day-to-day operations or turn the building into a de facto daytime homeless shelter, officials …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 10:09 a.m.
There’s a lot of discussion ahead as the Spokane City Council considers rescinding helmet laws by bicycle and scooter riders. But there is an unanswered question: Do helmets work?
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:36 a.m.
100 years ago in Spokane: Compromise raises streetcar fare to 6 cents; Minnehaha movie studio in trouble
The newest development in an ongoing problems with Spokane streetcar system was the approval of a temporary fare increase.
Tue., April 2, 2019
Spokane County Marriage licenses