Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Friday, October 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Night 45° Partly Cloudy

TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017

MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017

Mother: Son tried to save Navy shipmates after collision 

The mother of a U.S. Navy sailor who survived a direct hit to his sleeping berth during a collision at sea said her son kept diving to try to save his shipmates until the flooded berth began running out of air pockets, while others – believing the ship was under attack – hurried to man the guns.

Continue reading this post »

THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2013

Kennedy picked as envoy to Japan 

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced he would nominate Caroline Kennedy, a close friend and key political ally, as the next U.S. ambassador to Japan. The daughter of President John F. Kennedy, the 55-year-old Kennedy is president of the John F. Kennedy Library...

Continue reading this post »

THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2012

M's Fall To 1-1 With 4-1 Loss To A's 

Mariners' Justin Smoak hits a solo homer in front of Oakland Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki in the seventh inning of their American League MLB baseball game at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo onThursday. Story here. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye) Question: Predict the finish of the 4 teams...

Continue reading this post »

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28, 2012

Ichiro, Ackley Lead M's In Opener 14 

Ichiro Suzuki racked up four hits -- including an RBI single in the 11th inning -- as the Mariners' right fielder had a homecoming to remember in a 3-1 victory for the Mariners in the first game of the Japan Opening Series with the A's...

Continue reading this post »

THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2011

Japanese N-Workers Willing To Die 12 

Workers at the disaster-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan say they expect to die from radiation sickness as a result of their efforts to bring the reactors under control, the mother of one of the men tells Fox News. The so-called Fukushima 50, the team...

Continue reading this post »

THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011

Japan's N-Crisis Spikes Pill Demand 16 

Humboldt County resident Steve Timmons got the last bottle of kelp at Eureka Natural Foods in Eureka, Calif., about 90 miles south of the tsunami-stricken Crescent City, Ca. harbor, after a run on iodine cleaned out the store's supply and ran up more than 100...

Continue reading this post »

TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2011

FRIDAY, OCT. 22, 2010

APhoto Of The Day -- 10.22.10 

A humanoid robot code-named HRP-4C , center, performs with dancers at DIGITAL CONTENT EXPO in Tokyo Saturday. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) Top Cutlines:1. In a brave performance, Robin Williams reprises two previous roles (Bicentennial Man and Mrs. Doubtfire) for his new movie...

Continue reading this post »


Huckleberries Online

D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.