Stories tagged: death
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Two former presidents are expected to speak at Sen. John McCain’s service and he will lie in state in both the nation’s capital and Arizona as part of a cross-country …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 7:48 a.m.
A Spokane County Jail inmate died in his cell early Wednesday morning following a fight with another cellmate.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
The body of a 44-year-old hiker from the Seattle area was airlifted off Buck Mountain by a Navy helicopter rescue unit early Sunday morning, according to the Chelan County Sheriff’s …
Sun., July 29, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
A hiker has been killed in Mount Rainier National Park after being swept away by the swift waters of the West Fork of the White River.
Tue., July 24, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
On Wednesday, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore settled it: One of his officers fired the round that killed Corado.
Tue., July 24, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Steven Powell, the father-in-law of a long-missing Utah woman whose husband was eyed in a police investigation and later killed himself and his two young children, has died in Washington …
UPDATED: Thu., July 19, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Three wolves have been killed by federal authorities in central Idaho near Stanley, an action blasted by an environmental group.
Sun., July 15, 2018, 10:10 a.m.
Witnesses of a deadly fist fight at the Ford Idaho Center last month have been reluctant to share what they saw with Nampa Police. Some witnesses told the Idaho Press …
UPDATED: Sun., July 8, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Megan Scraper was standing at the edge of the scenic but treacherous Shannon Falls when she slipped into a swift-moving current, authorities in British Columbia said. Her companions, Ryker Gamble …
Sun., July 8, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
The sprawling criminal case against former members of a Penn State fraternity over the death of a pledge last year is about to pick up steam with yet another preliminary …
Sat., July 7, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Globe-trotting chef, author and TV host Anthony Bourdain was worth $1.2 million when he died last month and left most of the estate to his 11-year-old daughter, according to court …
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
The Spokane Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed that the woman who was killed after her raft capsized on the Spokane River near the Bowl and Pitcher area of Riverside State Park …
Sun., June 24, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Google had created a tool that could forecast a host of patient outcomes, including how long people may stay in hospitals, their odds of re-admission and chances they will soon …
Sun., June 17, 2018, 12:50 p.m.
Police say they’re investigating after a woman was found fatally injured along a wooded trail in Kent.
Wed., June 13, 2018, 10:41 a.m.
Authorities say a North Las Vegas man died during a rafting incident in the central Idaho wilderness.
Mon., June 11, 2018, 12:20 p.m.
A 24-year-old man died following a fight at the Ford Idaho Center early Saturday morning, according to Nampa Police.
Sun., June 10, 2018, 3:18 p.m.
A Honduran man who entered the U.S. illegally killed himself in a Texas jail despite guards checking on him every half-hour and a camera in his padded cell, authorities say.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 2:49 p.m.
Law enforcement officials say New York fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her apartment in an apparent suicide.
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
A hunch from a retired detective helped lead police to a man suspected of shooting six people to death in the Phoenix area, some of whom were connected to his …
Sun., June 3, 2018, 12:02 p.m.
Delta Air Lines is investigating the death of an 8-year-old pet dog during a layover at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, en route from Phoenix to Newark, New Jersey.
Wed., May 16, 2018, 2:54 p.m.
An exploding vape pen hurled fragments into a Florida man’s head, killing him and starting a fire that burned most of his body, an autopsy report said.
Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
The Washington State Court of Appeals has ruled that photographs from the scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain’s death will not be released publicly.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 9:52 a.m.
An eastern Idaho man has pleaded guilty to beating a 62-year-old woman to death with a baseball bat.
Sun., April 15, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
Authorities in El Salvador say a magazine journalist has been kidnapped and killed in the gang-plagued Central American nation.
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
No place for a daughter: Spokane parents of homeless woman who died in RV speak out about Seattle ‘safe zone’
Spokane native Sabrina Tate died inside her RV on April 5, three weeks before her 28th birthday. A week later, the RV remained in the
Wed., April 11, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
A young male sperm whale that was found dead off the coast of Spain had 64 pounds of garbage in its digestive system.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
A water park company co-owner accused of rushing the world’s tallest waterslide into service and a designer accused of shoddy planning were charged Tuesday in the decapitation of a 10-year-old …
Mon., March 26, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
Oregon Health & Science University officials revamped the medical school curriculum to include new lessons in – and standards for – communication, ethics and professionalism woven through the coursework. The …
Sat., March 24, 2018, 5 a.m.
On its face, PBS has a huge challenge in promoting filmmaker Helen Whitney’s upcoming documentary on facing mortality. Most people want to avoid the subject of death, not see a …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
The death of the world’s last male northern white rhino, Sudan, doesn’t end efforts to save a subspecies of one of the world’s most recognizable animals. The focus now turns …