Stories tagged: threats
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Ryan Lee arrested third time while out on bail for school shooting threats, cyberstalking and harassment
Ryan Lee, the student who threatened to shoot students at Lewis and Clark High School, was arrested for the third time on Friday, according to Spokane Police.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
Demanding money to remove false information posted about a person or a business on social media could become a felony in Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:22 a.m.
“Ozzie Knezovich is gonna get a bullet in his skull,” one of the Facebook posts said.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Former Lewis and Clark High School student Ryan B. Lee, who is facing charges for threatening to shoot up the school last year, was arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion that …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
The teen, whose name was not released, allegedly made the threat to several middle school students following an argument, police said in a news release.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 11 a.m.
Eager to focus voters on immigration in the lead-up to the midterm elections, President Donald Trump on Monday escalated his threats against a migrant caravan trudging slowly toward the U.S. …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Sheriff’s deputies called in the SWAT team Friday night after a man allegedly made death threats and fired a handgun into the floor of a bedroom in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Saudi Arabia on Sunday threatened to retaliate for any sanctions imposed against it after President Donald Trump said the oil-rich kingdom deserves “severe punishment” if it is responsible for the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
The wife of the former Interpol president who disappeared in China revealed that she had received a threatening phone call warning of agents coming for her – but said she …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018, 3:24 p.m.
Malians voted Sunday in a runoff presidential election to determine if incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita will remain in office in this sprawling West African nation threatened by rising extremist violence. …
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018, 8:07 a.m.
The White House on Monday blamed Iranian President Hassan Rouhani for inciting a war of words with President Donald Trump, who warned that verbal threats could escalate into military conflict …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
With a holstered handgun next to her on a kitchen table, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir promises in her first television ad of the campaign released Monday to stand …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Fifteen students in one Florida school district are facing felony charges and prison time for making alleged threats since the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre. Meanwhile, an autistic Minnesota …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
Tacoma Police say they have arrested two boys for threatening violence in separate incidents at two schools.
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 7:12 p.m.
A Stanford University law professor who is leading an effort to recall a judge over his handling of a high-profile sexual assault case received an envelope Wednesday containing white powder …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
The world’s biggest journalists’ organization says that at least 81 reporters have been killed on the job this year and that violence and harassment against media staff have skyrocketed.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Police say an Ohio high school canceled classes after two teenage girls made threats similar to ones on the television show “Pretty Little Liars.”
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
The New York Police Department is investigating alleged threats sent to CNN host Don Lemon.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Dozens of cellphone-clutching students spilled out of the front entrance of Lake City High School on Thursday afternoon, the final bell giving them freedoms that were temporarily taken away.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 8:57 p.m.
Tension between the United States and North Korea remained high Sunday as Pyongyang released propaganda videos showing U.S. planes and an aircraft carrier under attack.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump “deranged” and said in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will “pay dearly” for his threats.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
A sheriff in northeastern Montana says his office and the FBI have communicated with the person suspected to have sent text and email threats that prompted schools to cancel classes …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 11:45 a.m.
President Donald Trump on Friday issued fresh threats of swift and forceful retaliation against nuclear North Korea, declaring the U.S. military “locked and loaded” and warning that the communist country’s …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
TEHRAN, Iran – In most democracies, a resounding election victory would put a president in a strong position to deliver promised changes. But Iran is only partly a democracy. President …
UPDATED: Mon., July 10, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
U.S. Capitol Police have investigated more threats to members of Congress in the first six months of the year than in all of 2016, says the chief law enforcement official …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Police are questioning the Indonesian business partner of President Donald Trump over allegations he sent threatening text messages to a deputy attorney general.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
The U.S. Marshals Service says they are now providing security for Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, after a handful of protesters blocked her from entering a Washington middle school. The move …
Tue., July 26, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
A 71-year-old man was arrested Sunday after witnesses said he threatened to come back with an AK-47 and shoot everyone in the downtown Spokane Apple Store.
Sun., July 17, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
Twin Falls, Idaho, officials have been inundated with angry emails in connection to a juvenile case in which three boys from Iraq and Sudan are accused of assaulting a 5-year-old …
Tue., Nov. 24, 2015, 8:24 p.m.
An Eastern Washington University student was arrested Monday after allegedly yelling in class that he wanted to “shoot up the classroom.”