Stories tagged: fatalities
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
Thousands of people in southern Louisiana hunkered down in shelters Monday, forced out of their homes by intense flooding that took many people by surprise.
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 11:12 a.m.
A bus filled with people traveling to their home villages in Nepal to receive the first government payments for victims of last year’s devastating earthquake slipped off a narrow mountain …
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016, 11:07 a.m.
A shallow magnitude 5.4 earthquake centered in southern Peru’s picturesque Colca Valley killed at least four people, including a 65-year-old U.S. tourist, and left some 30 injured as it toppled …
Sun., Aug. 14, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Six people died when a small aircraft flying from central Florida to Oxford, Mississippi, developed engine problems and crashed Sunday morning while trying to land in Alabama, authorities said.
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 2:01 p.m.
Authorities have identified the remains of four people who perished in a motel fire in Newport, Oregon.
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 1:41 p.m.
Tropical Storm Javier pushed closer to the resort city of Cabo San Lucas on the tip of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula on Monday as the death toll from former Hurricane …
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 1:24 p.m.
A hospital supported by Doctors Without Borders and specializing in pediatrics in a rebel-held northern Syria province has been destroyed in a series of airstrikes over the weekend that killed …
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department said a man killed his 12-year-old nephew with a machete before fatally shooting himself in the head.
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 3:18 p.m.
The death toll from the remnants of Hurricane Earl grew to 18 in Mexico on Sunday as a new tropical storm formed off the country’s Pacific Coast.
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
One of two skydivers who died plummeting into a Northern California vineyard was 18 and jumping for the first time, and his family was there watching when he hit the …
Sun., Aug. 7, 2016, 2:44 p.m.
Macedonia’s government declared a state of emergency Sunday in parts of the capital hit by torrential rain and floods that left at least 21 people dead, six missing and dozens …
Sun., July 24, 2016, 2:33 p.m.
A suicide bomber attacked a security check point in northern Baghdad on Sunday, killing at least 14 people, Iraqi officials said.
Thu., July 21, 2016, 12:46 p.m.
ROME – Rescue boats recovered the bodies of 17 migrants and plucked 1,128 survivors from the Mediterranean Sea south of Sicily on Thursday, a day after 22 corpses were found …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 9:51 a.m.
ELY, Minn. – A boy and a woman camping with a Boy Scouts adventure program were killed and two other campers were injured when severe storms swept through a northern …
Tue., July 12, 2016, 10:46 a.m.
JUBA, South Sudan – Embassies and aid organizations in South Sudan were trying to evacuate staff from the capital, Juba, on Tuesday as a precarious calm settled over the city …
Tue., July 12, 2016, 10:38 a.m.
MILAN– Two Italian commuter trains collided head-on Tuesday in the southern region of Puglia, killing at least 22 people and injuring scores more, officials said. At least two passengers were …
Fri., March 28, 2014, 11:20 a.m.
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee’s request for more federal assistance to help with recovery efforts following the deadly mudslide in Oso has been approved.
Thu., March 27, 2014, 10:21 a.m.
A fund has been set up to help a young man and woman attend the funerals of their brother and father, who were killed Monday night in Coeur d’Alene, allegedly …
Wed., March 26, 2014, 7:35 a.m.
ARLINGTON, Wash. — With search and cadaver dogs leading the way, rescuers using small bulldozers and their bare hands pushed through sludge strewn with splintered homes and twisted cars to …
UPDATED: Tue., March 25, 2014, 4:25 p.m.
A 14-year-old boy accused of murdering his father and younger brother Monday night in Coeur d’Alene showed no remorse in an interview with investigators and told them he had contemplated …
Tue., Feb. 19, 2013, 9:25 a.m.
TUSTIN, Calif. — Authorities say a shooting spree through Orange County, Calif., left four people dead, including the shooter, and several others injured.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2013, 7:45 a.m.
Authorities have identified the woman who hit and killed a pedestrian on state Highway 2 Tuesday night.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2013, 7:01 p.m.
Spokane police say one man is dead following a crash near the Spokane International Airport tonight. Spokane International Airport and Spokane police officers responded to a two-vehicle collision at the …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2012, 7:23 p.m.
Authorities with the Washington State Patrol have apprehended a man for hitting and killing a pedestrian tonight after fleeing a separate hit and run collision.
Wed., Dec. 12, 2012, 4:45 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s deputies found a missing Hayden man dead inside his vehicle after an apparent car crash.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2012, 4:11 p.m.
The Washington State Patrol has impounded a vehicle that may be connected to a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian this week.
Tue., June 26, 2012
A man well-known for his charitable efforts in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood and beyond was killed Monday in a two-car collision. James Clancy, who ran Clancy’s Produce, died at the …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2012, 8:25 a.m.
CLAY, Ala. — Two people were killed in the Birmingham, Ala., area as storms pounded the South and Midwest, prompting tornado warnings in a handful of states early Monday.
Sat., Jan. 21, 2012, 7:06 p.m.
A six-vehicle crash on Highway 95 involving several semi trucks left one person dead this morning. The crash occurred about 8:40 a.m. near Cocolalla Creek, according to the Idaho State …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2012, 7:12 p.m.
Idaho State Police are seeking help locating the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a pedestrian in September.