Stories tagged: news
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
Lottery winner in Spokane County for the week of Jan. 7-11.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:46 p.m.
A small island volcano in southern Japan has erupted, blasting rocks and ashes into the air but causing no damage or injuries.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
Spokane County Marriage licenses
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 8:45 p.m.
California endorsed a rule Wednesday that will allow home marijuana deliveries statewide, even into communities that have banned commercial pot sales.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Blessed with a balance sheet that allows for sweeping gestures, Redmond tech giant Microsoft is responding to the region’s widening affordability gap with a $500 million pledge to address homelessness …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
The therapists and exercisers I interviewed for this article say that group workouts tend to build stronger bonds than, for example, adjoining cubicles, while enriching men’s lives by introducing them …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:14 p.m.
The Trump administration will roll out a new strategy Thursday for a more aggressive space-based missile defense system to protect against existing threats from North Korea and Iran and counter …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
State elected officials would have to wait a year to become lobbyists under a House proposal.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:05 p.m.
New York real estate heir Robert Durst is charged with one count of murder, but will have to defend himself in three killings at trial later this year in California.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6 p.m.
A new study from Penn Nursing suggests that, if you want to lose weight and keep it off in the new year, you might want to think about cutting back …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5:54 p.m.
Nordstrom shares sank on Wednesday, one day after the Seattle-based chain gave an update to its holiday sales that were seen as disappointing, prompting a number of analysts to lower …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
The company behind Snapchat is losing its second financial chief in less than a year as the social media service confronts a declining user base and stiff competition from bigger …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5:16 p.m.
Spokane Federal Credit Union is offering a nine-month, interest free loan to federal workers affected by the shutdown, the lender announced this week.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
ABC Mini Storage, with locations in Spokane, Airway Heights and Spokane Valley, is excusing affected federal government workers from payment of rent for their units during the length of the …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5 p.m.
The device, which is smaller than a pea and made by Abbott Laboratories, can be implanted in babies weighing as little as 2 pounds. It’s designed to treat babies with …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
The nation’s largest owner of television stations launched a free, ad-supported streaming service Wednesday drawing on local news, sports and other programs from the 191 TV stations it owns in …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 4:05 p.m.
For the past few decades, forensic DNA matching techniques have been used to make direct matches between a sample taken at a crime scene and a suspect who has been …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:05 p.m.
John Bogle, investing pioneer and founder of Vanguard Group, who brought index funds to millions of investors, dies at age 89, the company says.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
Three Spokane Valley Fire Fighters were hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after being exposed to chemicals from a bug bomb.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
A man was hospitalized early Wednesday morning with serious injuries after a jogger found him partially submerged in the Spokane River.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 7:32 p.m.
A flaw in Epic Games Inc.’s Fortnite put the accounts of millions of users at risk of malicious attack, researchers from Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. said in a report …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 10:52 p.m.
A Shadle Park High School student was arrested inside a classroom Wednesday after Spokane police say he threatened to shoot up the school.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 3:09 p.m.
With nearly 3 in 5 American adults taking at least one prescription drug, odds are your health insurer has steered you toward a mail-order pharmacy. And, if they haven’t, they …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 3 p.m.
Not only is dairy not bad for us, but this study shows it’s
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 2:51 p.m.
Days of rain and snow across California have snarled rush-hour commutes and triggered deadly wrecks on slick roads even before the most intense storm hits Wednesday, with wildfire-ravished communities bracing …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 2:38 p.m.
The head of the Los Angeles teachers union hinted at contract talks resuming Wednesday as striking educators in the nation’s second-largest school district protested outside hundreds of schools for a …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 2:12 p.m.
Fake editions of The Washington Post claiming that President Donald Trump was leaving office were handed out Wednesday morning at multiple locations in Washington, D.C.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
The Federal Reserve said Wednesday business contacts in many regions of the country are expressing less optimism amid a host of adverse developments, from plunging stock prices to uncertainty about …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 1:46 p.m.
The nation’s top health authorities agree: Teen vaping is an epidemic that now affects some 3.6 million underage users of Juul and other e-cigarettes. But no one seems to know …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
Two Guardians Foundation employees were injured Wednesday morning after a homeless woman attacked them with scissors at Westminster Congregational warming center.