Stories tagged: video
Mon., June 26, 2017
Pitts Jr.: High bar for death to be believed
“Why,” she asked, “must black death be broadcast and consumed to be believed, and what is it beyond spectacle if it cannot be used to obtain justice?”
Tue., June 6, 2017
Past opinions provide perspective
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. D-Day, June 7, 1944
Wed., May 31, 2017, 2:01 p.m.
CNN sacks Kathy Griffin over Trump video as backlash builds
Kathy Griffin has lost a decadelong gig ringing in the new year for CNN as a backlash builds over her video displaying a likeness of President Donald Trump’s severed head.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 2:20 p.m.
WSU’s investigation into racist video hits dead end
Washington State University police have “hit a dead end” on who created a racist video that surfaced three weeks ago, but WSU President Kirk Schulz says he has “a lot …
Mon., May 15, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Police chief asks for review of 2016 incident at Seattle mayor’s home
Police have released dash camera video in connection with an officer response to a “suspicious person” report at Seattle Mayor Ed Murray’s home last summer.
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
Attorneys say 8-year-old in Ohio was assaulted by classmate before killing himself
School officials never told the mother of an 8-year-old Ohio boy who killed himself that another student had thrown him against the wall two days earlier and knocked him unconscious …
UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
WSU President Kirk Schulz launches investigation into racist video
A racist video, much of which was filmed last year at a Trump rally at Washington State University, surfaced on social media this week, prompting outrage by students and another …
Sat., April 1, 2017, 2:24 p.m.
Premium video on demand is a future few filmmakers want
Would you pay $40 to watch a movie in the comfort of your own home 10 days after its big-screen release? How about $30 after 45 days? These are just …
Tue., March 28, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
TSA defends pat-down of Texas boy; countless others creeped out
The Transportation Security Administration is defending an officer’s pat-down of a boy at a Texas airport that outraged his mother and thousands and thousands of people who viewed her Facebook …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
American Humane: Third-party report clears ‘A Dog’s Purpose’ movie
Leaked video showing a frightened dog being forced into churning water during filming of “A Dog’s Purpose” was misleadingly edited and the German shepherd was unharmed, according to third-party findings …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016
Philip Matthew Stinson: Don’t let police own narrative
If videos don’t change the game entirely, they’re certainly better than nothing. Before smartphones made it easier for citizens to record possible malfeasance, the police owned the narrative.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
Trump is seeking to build a diverse administration, aides say
Though President-elect Donald Trump’s first five picks for top jobs in his administration have all been white males, transition officials insisted Monday that the team he ultimately puts together will …
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, 4:36 p.m.
Netflix tests limits of price increases for original shows
Netflix is testing the financial limits of its streaming video service as the rising cost of producing original programming pushes up subscription prices.
Mon., Oct. 17, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
Idaho agriculture group balks at Clif Bar Foundation video
Southern Idaho’s agriculture community was happy to welcome a major Clif Bar production facility recently, but the company’s “Mr. Seed” video that criticizes conventional agriculture has been less well received.
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 3:12 p.m.
Video appears to show Connecticut officer stomping on handcuffed man
A video released by Connecticut police appears to show a sergeant stomping on the head of a handcuffed man who was on the ground.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 4:30 p.m.
Videos showing police shooting of black man released
EL CAJON, Calif. – Video footage released Friday of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb shows an officer fired four shots almost …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 3:29 p.m.
Investigators identify two men who took bag that held bomb in Manhattan
Investigators probing bomb blasts in New Jersey and New York believe they’ve identified two men who walked off with a bag abandoned by the bomber on a street as Egyptian …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 1:57 p.m.
Court releases video of police shooting that killed Louisiana boy
The public is getting its first look at a police body camera video that shows two deputy city marshals opening fire on a car, killing a 6-year-old boy and critically …
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 2:21 p.m.
Charlotte police video: New details of shooting of black man
Charlotte’s police chief announced Saturday that he would release body and dashboard camera footage of the shooting of a black man after several days of demonstrations that have coalesced around …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2016, 4:03 p.m.
Facebook’s secret way of counting video views was wrong all along
For years, Facebook has celebrated – boasted, even – about how quickly video advertisements were taking off on the social network. Then, a month ago, the company found something that …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 4:59 p.m.
Alicia Keys calls on famous friends to star in racial justice video
Alicia Keys and a host of other stars, including Beyonce, Bono, Rihanna, Taraji P. Henson and Chris Rock, appear in a powerful video released Wednesday that describes “23 ways you …
Wed., June 22, 2016
Editorial: TVW is must-see election TV
TVW is only state public affairs network that covers all legislative hearings. But it will also be working hard for voters this election season to deliver nonpartisan coverage.
Thu., June 2, 2016, 12:38 p.m.
Elk charges too-close tourist at Yellowstone
Video posted on Facebook by tour guide Jody Tibbitts captures audio of an elk trying to warn the woman to back away before the elk rushes at her.
Tue., May 10, 2016, 11:43 a.m.
Amazon takes on YouTube with new user-uploaded platform
Amazon is taking a page from YouTube as it looks to expand its footprint in the entertainment space. The Seattle-based e-retailer is launching a new self-service platform that allows anyone …
Tue., April 12, 2016, 1:54 p.m.
Facebook shows new ways to chat, stream video
Facebook says people who use its Messenger chat service will soon be able to order flowers, shop for shoes and talk with a variety of businesses by sending them direct …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 9:59 a.m.
Rap song allegedly recorded by inmate C-Murder sparks probe
Authorities in Louisiana believe rapper C-Murder recorded and released a rap song while in prison.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 8:29 a.m.
Kellogg: Investigation under way after graphic video
A criminal investigation is under way after a video surfaced online showing a man urinating on a Kellogg factory assembly line, the company said.
Tue., March 8, 2016, 4:33 p.m.
Washington Legislature passes bill on police body cameras
The Legislature has passed a bill that seeks to keep police body-camera videos available to the public while limiting broad requests for the footage.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
Facebook now offers live video for iPhone users
Facebook on Thursday introduced the ability for its U.S. users on iPhone to broadcast video live from their smartphones to friends (or the broader public) on the service.
Tue., May 5, 2015
Doug Clark: Internet fame amazes paraplegic dog’s best friend
Loois lives. Loois the paraplegic pit bull, that is.