Stories tagged: pipe bomb
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
FBI: 1 hurt when pipe bomb explodes at Indiana post office
A postal worker was injured when a pipe bomb exploded at a post office in northwestern Indiana, and the FBI said Thursday it is investigating whether it was an act …
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 3:03 p.m.
Man faces federal charges in pipe bomb blast
A 28-year-old man facing federal charges in a pipe bomb explosion outside an Air Force recruiting center in Oklahoma had been enlisted in that branch of the military and was …
Thu., June 29, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
Oregon Walmart reopens after bomb scare
Police evacuated a Walmart store in Lebanon, Oregon, after getting a report there might be a pipe bomb inside.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 1:32 p.m.
Pipe bomb explodes before Marines charity run in New Jersey; no injuries
A pipe bomb exploded in a Jersey Shore town Saturday shortly before thousands of runners were due to participate in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors, authorities …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 9:09 a.m.
Oregon man with pipe bombs arrested for threatening Obama
Federal authorities have arrested a Medford man who they say made online comments threatening President Barack Obama and had several pipe bombs in his apartment.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2013, 3:57 p.m.
Man convicted of possession of explosives and illegal weapons sentenced to federal prison
A Kootenai County sex offender was sentenced Friday to 12 years in federal prison after he was arrested last year with a pipe bomb and an arsenal of illegal weapons …
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2013, 3:28 p.m.
Police: Suspected pipe bomb was actually drug device
Spokane Police investigated a report today of a possible pipe bomb found in an alley behind 112 E. Wellesley Ave.
Thu., Oct. 7, 2010, 7:46 p.m.
Informant in Steele case pleads guilty to weapons charges
An informant in a federal murder-for-hire case who planted a pipe bomb under the intended victim’s car pleaded guilty to two federal weapons charges Thursday in Coeur d’Alene.
Tue., Sept. 7, 2010, 8:29 p.m.
Plea deal postponed in Idaho murder-for-hire plot
A plea hearing for the hit-man-turned-informant in an alleged North Idaho murder plot was postponed Tuesday because the suspect was reluctant to acknowledge that the pipe bomb he’s accused of …
Sat., Jan. 30, 2010
In brief: Teen arrested after pipe bomb found
One of two teens arrested last week for shooting at passing cars on an Idaho highway was arrested again this week after authorities found a pipe bomb in his home. …
Mon., Aug. 24, 2009, 8:51 a.m.
Apparent pipe bomb along river destroyed
An apparent pipe bomb found at a recreation site on the Snake River was destroyed on Sunday after it was discovered unexploded in an area that at times gets a …