Stories tagged: reaction
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 3:31 p.m.
Trump fumes as Mueller probe enters new phase with charges
President Donald Trump moved quickly Monday to distance himself and the White House from the indictment of his former campaign chairman and another aide, saying Paul Manafort’s alleged misdeeds occurred …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Reaction to Trump health care order divided across region
Reaction to President Donald Trump’s executive order on federal health care reform Thursday was swift and divided across the region.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 11:54 a.m.
Horror and heartbreak: Stars react to Las Vegas shooting
Country stars and celebrities took to social media to express their sadness after the mass shooting in Las Vegas at the Route 91 Harvest Festival: “I am incredibly saddened by …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Trump blames ‘many sides’ for violent clashes in Virginia
President Donald Trump on Saturday blamed “many sides” for the violent clashes between protesters and white supremacists in Virginia and contended that the “hatred and bigotry” broadcast across the country …
Thu., June 29, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Allergists wrestle with anti-venom shortage
As summer begins, signaling peak time for insect stings, allergists across the U.S. are warning of a shortage of a little-known but crucial product — honeybee, hornet and wasp venom …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 9:37 p.m.
Miami’s joyous Cubans hope for change with Fidel Castro’s death
Fidel Castro’s death triggered an emotional and long-awaited celebration in Miami’s large Cuban-American community Saturday as peaceful demonstrators waved flags and honked car horns, many cheering with joy and others …
Wed., Jan. 21, 2015
Washington, Idaho senators agree economy should be Obama’s focus
President Barack Obama is right to focus on improving economic conditions for America’s middle class, Washington and Idaho senators of both parties agreed after the speech. They disagreed, however, on …
Tue., Jan. 20, 2015, 8:55 p.m.
Washington, Idaho lawmakers evaluate Obama’s address
President Obama is right to focus on improving economic conditions for America’s middle class, Washington and Idaho senators of both parties agreed after the speech.
Thu., June 28, 2012, 12:01 p.m.
Americans react to historic health care decision
CHICAGO — The mother of two disabled teens called today’s Supreme Court ruling on the health care law wonderful because it bars insurance companies from setting lifetime limits for medical …
Wed., Jan. 28, 1998
Idaho Contingent Approves Clinton’s Propriety, Criticizes Politics Wise, They Say, To Shun Scandal, But Big Government Is Gop Gripe
President Clinton was right to keep any discussion of the allegations he faces out of his speech to the nation, Idaho Republicans in Congress said Tuesday night. “I think by …
Wed., Jan. 28, 1998
State Republicans Leery Of Clinton’s Plan To Revamp Schools
Congress should not agree to President Clinton’s proposals to add teachers and shrink classes in primary grades, Republicans from Washington state said Tuesday night. Members of the state’s congressional delegation …
Wed., Feb. 5, 1997
Will Wait And See, Republicans Say
Northwest Republicans cheered President Clinton’s call for a balanced budget but said they want to see if the numbers in Thursday’s budget live up to Tuesday’s words. “I counted 19 …
Sat., March 9, 1996
Series Of Israel Bomb Attacks Shakes North Idaho Residents Dozens Of Area Residents Fear For Friends, Family In Mideast
1. CdA travel agent Rhonda Sand. Photo by Jesse Tinsley/The Spokesman-Review 2. Stoddard
Thu., Jan. 4, 1996
Mother Of Murder Victim Breaks Silence Cookie Birnel’s Family Outraged By Judge’s Lenient Sentence
(Photo of Mary MacInnes)
Thu., July 13, 1995
Vietnamese Split On Normalized Relations Some Still Fear Communists, Others Renewing Ties With Homeland
President Clinton’s announcement Tuesday of the normalization of diplomatic relations between the United States and Vietnam drew both fear and optimism on Wednesday from Spokane’s Vietnamese community. One man’s fear …
Tue., May 23, 1995
Local Term Limits Remain In Idaho, For Now
Idaho now has term limits for all state and local elected officials - but not for U.S. senators or congressmen. The U.S. Supreme Court ruling Monday that tossed out state …
Tue., May 23, 1995
Tom Foley Says Ruling Vindicates His Position
Tom Foley says Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling shows he was right about term limits for Congress all along. They require a constitutional amendment. A sharply divided court struck down …
Thu., April 27, 1995
Feverish Pace Missing In Spokane Ers Emergency Staffs Say TV Show’s Non-Stop Action Not Realistic
1. Holy Family ER doctors Ed Stroup, left, and Bill Lockwood are critical of the show, but they enjoy watching it. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review 2. The show is …
Fri., April 21, 1995
Americans Express Their Rage, Thoughts Of Revenge People Bombarding Online Services, Talk Shows, Newspapers In Attempt To Vent Their Emotions
Remember the pain of Hurricane Andrew. Or the horror of California’s Northridge earthquake. If there was comfort, it was in the randomness of those events - a natural disaster, as …
Fri., April 14, 1995
The End Of Harmony Ax Murder In Cda Boardinghouse Leaves Residents Fearful, Suspicious Of Others
‘You get so paranoid’ Carmen Hook, a resident of Harmony House, fears for her safety after the brutal ax murder of the apartment manager last week. Photo by Craig Buck/The …