Stories tagged: report
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 1:28 p.m.
Hate crimes across the United States spiked 17 percent in 2017 – marking a rise for the third straight year – with a 37 percent increase in anti-Semitic hate crimes, …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
‘Instead of going to a grave, I go to Disney World’: Disney parks popular spreading of ashes; Spokanites favor Mt. Spokane
Everyone knows Disney theme parks as “the happiest place on Earth,” but for some Mouseketeers, it may also be the happiest place in the afterlife, according to a report by …
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Nez Perce County Sheriff Joe Rodriguez apologized Saturday for a meme his wife posted to his Facebook page that mocked women who don’t immediately report sexual assault.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 2:44 p.m.
Hurricane Maria killed nearly 3,000 people in Puerto Rico in the desperate, sweltering months after the storm – almost double the previous government estimate – with the elderly and impoverished …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
Hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children – and possibly many more – since the 1940s, and senior church officials, including a man who is …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
Google’s smartphone services store users’ locations even when privacy settings are adjusted to shut these features off, according to a new report by the Associated Press.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
University of Idaho leaders and Athletic Director Rob Spear were among those who made mistakes that contributed to the
Mon., July 30, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A new report provides the most detailed projections for how fast sea levels are expected to rise along Washington state shorelines over the next decades.
Tue., July 24, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
A state-commissioned actuarial study examining the potential costs and savings of Medicaid expansion, should Idaho voters approve it in November, concluded that there could be big savings for state and …
Tue., July 17, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
Wet and muddy from their trek across the Mexican border, immigrant children say they sat or lay on the cold, concrete floor of the immigration holding centers where they were …
Mon., July 9, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Groupon surged in premarket trading after a report that the discount-slinging website is actively seeking a buyer.
Tue., June 19, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Those involved in the retail side of Washington and Colorado cannabis sales don’t tend to stick around very long, according to the latest data from the Seattle-based cannabis software/data company …
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Facebook is disputing a New York Times report about how it shares data with device-makers from Apple and Amazon to Samsung. They’re privy to Facebook users’ information but it’s nothing …
Wed., May 30, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
Teslas and Nissan Leafs are likely to become a much more common sight on the world’s roads in the next two years, the International Energy Agency says.
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
A new report shows large employers spent $2.6 billion to treat opioid addiction and overdoses in 2016, an eightfold increase since 2004. More than half went to treat employees’ children.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 3:36 p.m.
A recent report says Idaho led the nation last year in workers’ earnings growth.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 6:40 p.m.
The House intelligence committee voted Thursday to approve its final report into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, ending its inquiry and giving a final endorsement to the GOP conclusion …
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
The Seattle Times reports that the National Rifle Association has been spending more money on state elections in Washington than any other state in recent years.
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 8:52 a.m.
Idaho drunk driving laws are among the weakest in the nation, according to a recently released report by Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:48 a.m.
Hurricane Harvey unleashed a tropical deluge probably unsurpassed in U.S. history, the National Hurricane Center says. In an in-depth meteorological review of the storm released Thursday, the center said it …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 10:29 a.m.
The Trump administration on Tuesday released a report attempting to link terrorism with migration, arguing that it was evidence of the need to dramatically reshape the nation’s immigration system.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
State auditors say the state environmental agency’s backlog of inspections and permits could endanger Oregon’s air quality and residents’ health.
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 11:28 a.m.
Vice has suspended two top executives after a New York Times report on sexual misconduct at the digital media company.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
State regulators have disciplined 28 teachers over the past school year for ethical misconduct ranging from inappropriate conduct with a student to substance abuse.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 10:34 a.m.
A new report commissioned by Rwanda’s government accuses France of supplying weapons and protection to the perpetrators of its 1994 genocide in which over 800,000 people were killed, deepening a …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
Over the next 13 years, the rising tide of automation will force as many as 70 million workers in the United States to find another way to make money, a …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
An FBI report on the rise of black “extremists” is stirring fears of a return to practices used during the civil rights movement, when the bureau spied on activist groups …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
A new report on recalls of potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators shows that automakers have replaced only 43 percent of the faulty parts even though recalls have been under …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
The United Nations agency monitoring Iran’s compliance with a landmark nuclear treaty issued a report Monday certifying that the country is keeping its end of the deal that U.S. President …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
The Environmental Protection Agency kept three scientists from appearing at a Monday event about a report that deals in part with climate change.