Stories tagged: release
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
A woman convicted of helping a former street preacher kidnap Elizabeth Smart in 2002 will be freed from prison more than five years earlier than expected, a surprise decision that …
Sun., July 29, 2018, 10:32 a.m.
Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi, who became an international symbol of resistance to Israeli occupation after slapping two soldiers, walked out of an Israeli prison Sunday and told throngs of journalists …
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 9:39 a.m.
The United States threatened NATO ally Turkey with sanctions Thursday over a detained American pastor held on terror and espionage charges.
Thu., June 28, 2018, 10:34 a.m.
Convicted sex offender Paul W. Rosier will stay behind bars in Kennewick until sentencing because of the length of time he is facing in federal prison.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 1:57 p.m.
The Maldives government declared a 15-day state of emergency Monday as the political crisis deepened in the Indian Ocean nation amid an increasingly bitter standoff between the president and the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
President Donald Trump will clear the way for the publication of a controversial Republican-authored memo, White House officials said, despite objections from the FBI.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
President Donald Trump was overheard Tuesday night telling a Republican lawmaker he is “100 percent” in favor of releasing a classified memo on the Russia investigation that has sparked a …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
The Senate Judiciary Committee is finishing its investigation into a June 2016 meeting between Russians and President Donald Trump’s campaign, and the Republican chairman of that panel says he wants …
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
The United States Embassy in the Republic of Congo says a naturalized U.S. citizen who was detained in the country for more than a year has been released.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Washington state officials have canceled the lease of a salmon farm where more than 160,000 adult Atlantic salmon escaped into the Puget Sound last summer.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 8:13 a.m.
The National Archives on Friday released 10,744 FBI records – some that have never been previously disclosed – related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 11:12 a.m.
Connecticut’s Mystic Aquarium has released five rehabilitated harbor seal pups on a Rhode Island beach.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 9:34 a.m.
Venezuela’s government has released two prominent opposition activists it has held for more than a year without trial, one of them a Spanish citizen, as President Nicolas Maduro looks to …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
For decades, the existence of secret government files linked to President John F. Kennedy’s assassination has helped fuel conspiracy theories that others besides Lee Harvey Oswald were involved in his …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Alexei Navalny, Russia’s most prominent opposition figure, was released from jail Sunday after serving a 20-day sentence for calling an unauthorized demonstration.
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 3:37 p.m.
A top Facebook executive says ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election should “absolutely” be released to the public, along with information on whom the ads …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
Former football legend O.J. Simpson became a free man Sunday after serving nine years for a botched hotel room heist that brought the conviction and prison time he avoided after …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
O.J. Simpson was apparently in transit Saturday, ahead of his release on parole as early as Monday – possibly in Las Vegas, a Nevada prisons official said.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
O.J. Simpson could be released on parole as soon as Monday in Las Vegas under a plan being finalized by Nevada officials, a prison spokeswoman said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 11:49 a.m.
More than 100 spring chinook salmon not needed at a northern Idaho hatchery have been released into a creek to spawn naturally.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
A stylus might seem, well, out of style in the tap-and-type world of smartphones. Yet it’s what sets Samsung’s Note phones apart from the competition.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 3:58 p.m.
Authorities in Washington say the father-in-law of a Utah woman who went missing in 2009 has been released early from prison after serving time for possession of child pornography.
Wed., June 14, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
The father of an American college student released by North Korea and now hospitalized in a coma says his son was “brutalized” by his captors.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
An Egyptian-American charity worker who was imprisoned in Cairo for three years and became the global face of Egypt’s brutal crackdown on civil society returned home to the United States …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
House Republicans have blocked an attempt by Democrats to force President Donald Trump to release his tax returns to Congress.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
A parole panel on Wednesday recommended the release of a former follower of cult leader Charles Manson after California governors blocked four previous parole recommendations.
Fri., March 16, 2012, 8:17 a.m.
Apple’s latest iPad drew die-hard fans to stores in the U.S. and nine other countries today, many of whom lined up for hours to be among the first to buy …
Fri., Oct. 7, 2011
A golden eagle found grounded as a baby flew free for the first time Thursday morning after more than a year of rehabilitation with a Coeur d’Alene raptor biologist. Jane …
Wed., Nov. 1, 1995
Jacqueline Bouknight, right, leaves jail with attorney Cristina Gutierrez. Associated Press