Stories tagged: victims
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:27 a.m.
Nearly 3 decades later, Anita Hill sees the needle moving
Will the sordid Harvey Weinstein scandal be recalled as another one of those watershed moments, its reverberations spilling out of Hollywood into the everyday workplace? Hill is one of those …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
Montana homeowners offer summer houses to wildfire victims
Homeowners in a northwestern Montana town are offering their summer residences to displaced victims of California wildfires.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 10 a.m.
‘He was raised right’: Vegas victims remembered
It’s been nearly a week since hundreds of people lost their mothers, their fathers, their brothers, sisters, husbands, wives and friends. But it’s only the beginning of grief for the …
Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
‘Too good for this world’: Las Vegas victims mourned
Some died with loved ones, some with friends. Others were with “framily” – friends they considered family – when they were shot and killed. All shared the terror caused by …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Solemn Trump in Vegas: ‘America truly a nation in mourning’
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump met privately with victims of the Las Vegas shooting at a hospital Wednesday, praising them and the doctors who treated them as …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, noon
Coroner confirms victim in Idaho police shooting, house fire
The Ada County Coroner’s Office has officially confirmed the identity of the 84-year-old woman who died in an Idaho house fire that erupted shortly after a home invasion.
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attack
Their concert turned into a siege, and now their lives may become a battle. The staggering count of people injured in the shooting at a Las Vegas music festival means …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
‘You were always there’: Las Vegas shooting victims mourned
Through tears and in heart-wrenching tributes, relatives and friends are remembering the dozens of people killed in the shooting massacre on the Las Vegas strip.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 11:54 a.m.
Las Vegas shooting brings tragedy to families around nation
The victims of a mass shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas left behind loved ones in many parts of the country, bringing the tragedy’s effects far beyond the …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Officials work to ID victims in police shooting, house fire
Authorities say two bodies found in the wreckage of a burned-down house after an officer-involved shooting likely won’t be identified until after dental records are found or DNA testing is …
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 1:27 p.m.
Mattress store serves as cushy shelter for Harvey’s victims
Of all the places that have been turned into shelters for Hurricane Harvey victims – a megachurch, a ballpark, a gas station, a bowling alley, among them – the one …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 9:13 p.m.
From age 3 to 80, Barcelona victims represent a wide world
An Italian father who saved his children’s lives but lost his own. An American celebrating his first wedding anniversary. A Portuguese woman celebrating her birthday with her granddaughter. These were …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 11:15 a.m.
Barcelona’s victims: A snapshot of the world
The dead and injured in Barcelona were a snapshot of the world – men, women and children from nearly three dozen nations – testifying to the huge global appeal of …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 11:12 a.m.
Family, friends mourn 3 dead in Virginia rally violence
The mother of the woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia said she doesn’t want people to be angry …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 1:42 p.m.
Family, friends mourn 3 dead in Virginia rally violence
The woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia was described as a “true American hero” who died doing what …
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
Experts: Takata bankruptcy means air bag victims get less
A bankruptcy filing by Japanese air bag maker Takata will leave little money for dozens of people who sued the company over deaths and injuries caused by its exploding air …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Teens, music makers among California warehouse fire victims
Teenagers, the son of a local sheriff’s deputy and young artists who loved music are among the dozens of people who died when a fire broke out at an underground …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016
Robert J. Samuelson: Are jobless men shirkers or victims?
Among men 25-to-54 – so-called prime-age male workers – about one in eight are labor force dropouts.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016, 3:21 p.m.
Senate will vote Wednesday on whether to override veto of 9/11 bill
The Senate on Wednesday will kick off Congress’ attempt to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a bill that would allow families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia, according …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 12:41 p.m.
Nice truck attack claims 86th victim
The Bastille Day truck attack in the Riviera city of Nice has claimed an 86th victim.
Tue., Aug. 16, 2016, 12:40 p.m.
Called a sex predator, powerful ex-prosecutor faces prison
FBI agents were watching – and recording – when a powerful Louisiana prosecutor arrived at the apartment of a woman facing a drunken driving charge. Bringing two bottles of wine, …
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
Friends, families gather to honor homicide victims on national day
The friends and families of homicide victims gathered for a vigil Thursday evening, passing a box of tissues around the room as they spoke one by one, choking back tears. …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2012, 8:02 a.m.
Fewer 9/11 families on hand for 11th anniversary
NEW YORK — Americans paused again today to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks with familiar ceremony, but also a sense that it’s time to …
Fri., Oct. 30, 2009, 7:28 a.m.
Victims challenge robbers in two CdA incidents
Three women foiled two robberies within minutes of each other Thursday night in Coeur d’Alene when they challenged the masked gunman, according to police.
Tue., Dec. 2, 2008
Comfort for crime victims
Not even a broken arm and nose could keep Annette Ingham from her courthouse job: giving comfort to the victims of violent crime. The victim-witness coordinator for the Spokane County …