Stories tagged: march
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 10:15 p.m.
A group of protesters gathered Wednesday in Riverfront Park is calling on Spokane County officials to stop working with border patrol agents.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Fire investigators ruled a March 20 apartment fire in downtown Spokane, sparked by a bedside candle, as accidental.
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
Police say a 16-year-old gang member shot toward children Saturday during a kidnapping and robbery of a 15-year-old acquaintance.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
Tens of thousands of people have marched in Italy’s financial capital against policies by the populist government that they say promote racism.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
Spokane’s first Indigenous Peoples March, held Friday in coordination with
Sun., June 24, 2018, 2:16 p.m.
A march to call attention to issues like poverty, systemic racism and militarism culminated Saturday afternoon with the arrests of seven demonstrators who blocked an intersection in downtown Seattle.
Tue., May 15, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
About 200 people gathered on the Capitol Campus, marched down Capitol Way and temporarily blocked traffic at some downtown intersections on Monday afternoon, all of it coordinated to call attention …
Mon., April 30, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
There are a few things that mark the arrival of spring in Seattle: unpredictable weather, the pink poofs of cherry blossoms along Lake Washington and, more recently, the sound of …
Mon., April 30, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
Americans boosted their spending by 0.4 percent in March, the best showing in three months. Meanwhile, a key gauge of inflation closely watched by the Federal Reserve rose at the …
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 10:02 p.m.
Teachers in Arizona and Colorado turned their state Capitols into a sea of red Thursday as they kicked off widespread walkouts that shut down public schools in a bid for …
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 11:09 a.m.
Washington’s jobless rate increased slightly as the state added 3,900 jobs last month.
Wed., April 11, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
U.S. consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from a year earlier, the fastest annual pace in 12 months.
Tue., April 3, 2018, 4:30 p.m.
U.S. auto sales grew 6.3 percent in March on rising sales of SUVs and pickup trucks.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
The first few days of March will see overnight snow with rain during the day, as temperatures struggle to reach 40 degrees in urban areas. Mountain regions could see significant …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Love – for life, for babies – was the most common motto for the hundreds of pro-life marchers who descended upon downtown Spokane Saturday morning for the annual Walk for …
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
Prosecutors in Poland opened an investigation Monday to determine if statements expressed during a march by far-right nationalists in Warsaw this month violated laws against propagating racism.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 1:23 p.m.
In a euphoric gathering that just days ago would have drawn a police crackdown, crowds marched through Zimbabwe’s capital on Saturday to demand the departure of President Robert Mugabe, one …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Hundreds of gay rights activists and supporters, many wearing colorful costumes and holding balloons, marched through India’s capital on Sunday in celebration but also defiance in a nation that continues …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 2:42 p.m.
Tens of thousands of nationalists marched in a demonstration organized by far-right groups in Warsaw Saturday, as Poles celebrated their country’s Independence Day.
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
NEW YORK – The first English language edition of Pope Francis’ new book is coming out in March. Image Books told the Associated Press on Thursday that it will release …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
Police said at least 50 people were detained Saturday during a right-wing demonstration in Sweden’s second-largest city that left one police officer and several others injured.
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Hackers broke into Equifax’s computer systems in March, two months earlier than the company had previously disclosed, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 2:59 p.m.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – A report from University of Virginia leaders says campus police responding to a torch-lit march of white nationalists on school grounds relied on incomplete intelligence and failed …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 11:31 a.m.
A multi-racial coalition of faith, student and community activists announced Saturday that they plan to march from Charlottesville, Virginia, to the nation’s capital in response what they called President Donald …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 8:54 p.m.
Thousands of leftist counterprotesters marched peaceably through downtown Boston on Saturday, chanting anti-Nazi slogans and waving signs condemning white nationalism ahead of a rally being staged by conservative activists a …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017
The moment Americans empower the government to tell them what they can and cannot say, our nation and its cherished democratic principles will be doomed.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Hundreds of people are marching in South Texas toward the Rio Grande to oppose the wall the U.S. government wants to build on the river separating Texas and Mexico.
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
A small but passionate group of marchers carried signs and chanted Tuesday in support of more services for those with mental illnesses.
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
The speeches had only just begun, but the field in front of the clock tower was crowded with thousands of people when the Spokane March for Science got underway Saturday …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
In what scientists call a clear sign of a warming world, Earth’s temperatures in March were the most above-normal on record without an El Nino spiking temperatures.