Stories tagged: news
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Police in south-central Idaho say they’re searching for a suspect following a drive-by shooting involving at least 18 shots.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 7:18 p.m.
President Donald Trump warned Canada on Saturday that it “will be out” of a revised North American trade agreement unless it’s “fair” to the United States, and he threatened to …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 9:06 a.m.
Authorities in west-central Idaho have safely detonated a grenade a woman found in her deceased brother’s trailer.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 11:43 a.m.
The U.S. decision to end its decades of funding for the U.N. agency that aids Palestinian refugees and their descendants is “an attack on the rights of the Palestinian people,” …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
A 19-year-old Afghan citizen had a “terrorist motive” for allegedly stabbing two Americans at the main train station in Amsterdam, city authorities in the Dutch capital said Saturday.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:47 a.m.
Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s life seems as carefully constructed as the Supreme Court arguments he will hear if he is confirmed to the high court. He checks all the boxes of …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:42 a.m.
VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Saturday called for concrete action to combat the “emergency” of plastics littering seas and oceans, lamenting the lack of effective regulation to protect the …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:37 a.m.
Singer Lana Del Rey has canceled her planned performance at an Israeli music festival after pressure from Palestinian boycott activists.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Nearly a year after Russian government hackers meddled in the 2016 U.S. election, researchers at cybersecurity firm Trend Micro zeroed in on a new sign of trouble: a group of …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:14 a.m.
A judge says an effort to recall a Kennewick city councilman can proceed on a single count.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:12 a.m.
A man whose distinctive hand tattoo helped betray him as a casino robber has been sentenced to nearly nine years in prison.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
Indonesia will bid to host the 2032 Olympics following the success of the Asian Games held there over the past two weeks, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said in a surprise …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
President Donald Trump “nodded with approval” at the suggestion of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to a court filing that seeks leniency for a former campaign aide …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
John McCain’s daughter and two former presidents led a public rebuke of President Donald Trump’s divisive politics at the late senator’s memorial service Saturday in a call for a return …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 7:56 a.m.
The bishop who officiated Aretha Franklin’s funeral apologized Friday to Ariana Grande for how he touched her onstage and a joke he made about her name.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Emboldened far-right activists in Germany hope to make a Saturday protest a pivotal event in which clusters of nationalists – from lawmakers to Hitler-saluting skinheads – come together as a …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 7 a.m.
Spokane Housing Ventures will build 48 units of affordable housing in Hillyard beginning early next year, according to the organization’s executive director, Fred Peck.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 5 a.m.
A $1.8 million, 20,000-square-foot building is being built across the street from the Esmeralda Golf Course in northeast Spokane.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018
I’m many things, but patient isn’t one of them.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018
A Spokane family received a letter from a relative who was training to be a combat aviator.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018
City agrees to move driving speed feedback sign on Maple Street amid outcry from West Central neighborhood
The sign was installed at the end of last summer at a location two blocks north of where the neighborhood wanted it. After making several pleas to move the sign …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 2:11 p.m.
If you’ve been in a school cafeteria, you know where a lot of food goes: into the garbage.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 11:13 a.m.
Two weeks after a new, luxury apartment complex in downtown Pullman was scheduled to open, residents are just now moving into the building, even as construction continues around them.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
Seattle Public Schools and its teachers union have reached a tentative contract agreement to avoid a potential strike at the start of the school year.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
A can of pepper spray went off inside a plane headed from Oakland, California, to Maui on Friday, requiring emergency help for several people aboard, Hawaiian Airlines said.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
The only Oregon hospital to offer heart transplants abruptly shut down its program Friday, leaving nearly two dozen patients on its waitlist to seek out-of-state treatment and hundreds of others …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
After Spokane Public Schools and the Mead School District agreed this week to large pay raises for their teachers, the teachers union for Central Valley School District hopes to get …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Ford is canceling plans to import a new crossover model from a plant in China after President Donald Trump’s tariffs undermined the business case for bringing the vehicle to the …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 5:04 p.m.
With water flows down and the heat up, temperatures in parts of the Yakima River this summer have been running more like those in the waters of coastal Hawaii, according …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
The relationship between business owners and the chronically homeless who spend much of their time in the six-block radius near Pacific Avenue and Division Street downtown has reached a boiling …