Stories tagged: bomb
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019
A Spokane bomb squad was dispatched to Moscow on Tuesday after a suspicious device was found near a hospital and a Baptist church. Experts determined the device was not an …
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019
A Spokane bomb squad traveled to Moscow, Idaho on Wednesday to assist in deactivating a device found inside a home.
Wed., April 24, 2019
The controlled detonation of an American World War II bomb in the southern German city of Regensburg has still caused widespread damage to nearby houses.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center went into a lockdown Tuesday night after an alleged bomb threat.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
A bomb-laden drone launched by Yemen’s Shiite rebels exploded over a military parade for the Saudi-led coalition and its allies on Thursday near the southern port city of Aden, killing …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019
The U.S. military command responsible for the nation’s nuclear weapons tweeted a New Year’s Eve message Monday afternoon: It is always ready to “drop something much, much bigger” than Manhattan’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Moses Lake man caught with bomb-making materials said he wanted to ‘prove a point,’ court records say
Ryan S. Palmer, 39, allegedly told investigators he had toyed with the idea of blowing up an agricultural chemical plant where he used to work – just to “prove a …
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
A roadside bomb killed three American soldiers in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, the U.S. military said, in what appeared to be the deadliest attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan in …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018
A man left a suitcase near a fire department downtown, an fearing it was a bomb, authorities evacuated the building and shut down the roads surrounding it, according to police.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018
A 56-year-old Florida man was charged Friday in the nationwide mail-bomb scare targeting prominent Democrats. Experts had predicted that forensic evidence left behind by the bomb maker would help law …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018
A Florida man with a long criminal history was charged Friday in the nationwide mail-bomb scare targeting prominent Democrats who have traded criticism with President Donald Trump.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018
Pipe bombs packed with shards of glass were intercepted en route to several prominent Democrats, including Hillary Clinton and former President Barack Obama, in an unnerving wave that deepened political …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018
Ramsey Elementary School in Coeur d’Alene was evacuated Friday afternoon after reports that a person brought a large amount of explosive material to the nearby Coeur d’Alene Police Department.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018
Man loses hand and suffers other serious injuries after homemade bomb explodes in north Spokane County
A man was seriously injured Monday evening in an explosion while attempting to make a bomb, say Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies.
Thu., July 26, 2018
A man exploded a small homemade bomb outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, injuring only himself, according to police and an embassy spokesperson.
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018
As a SWAT team closed in, the suspected bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for three weeks used one of his own devices to blow himself up. But police warned …
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018
The hunt for the serial bomber who has been leaving deadly explosives in packages on Austin doorsteps took an even more sinister turn Monday when investigators said the fourth and …
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
An unexploded bomb was found in the doorway of a new, unopened downtown restaurant in Idaho.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
An unexploded bomb has been found in the doorway of a new, unopened downtown Idaho restaurant.
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018
A generation of Americans knew just what to do in the event of a nuclear attack – or during a major false alarm, like the one over the weekend in …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
Police said four officers were killed Saturday when rebels fighting against Indian rule in disputed Kashmir detonated a bomb on a street the officers were patrolling.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017
A crude pipe bomb strapped to a man inspired by the Islamic State group went off Monday in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square, injuring the man, slightly wounding …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
A woman accused of mailing potentially deadly homemade bombs to then-President Barack Obama and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in 2016 was arrested, in part, due to cat hair, a cigarette …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017
Authorities are looking for a person responsible for leaving a bomb outside of a hotel in Lewiston, Idaho Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017
The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia’s capital killed at least 231 people with more than 275 injured, a senator said Sunday, making it the deadliest single attack …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017
In a show of American military might to North Korea, U.S. bombers and fighter escorts flew on Saturday to the farthest point north of the border between North and South …
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017
Police have arrested an 18-year-old man on England’s southeast coast in connection with the detonation of an improvised bomb on a London tube train that injured at least 29 people.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017
Bomb disposal experts defused a huge unexploded World War II-era bomb in the German financial capital Frankfurt that forced the evacuation of more than 60,000 residents, police said Sunday.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017
A Houston man has been arrested after being accused by authorities of trying to damage or destroy a Confederate statue at a Houston park with explosives.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017
A 23-year-old man who was “out for blood” when attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly …