Stories tagged: mystery
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018
A hundred years ago, a mysterious explosion hit the only major U.S. warship to sink during World War I. Now the Navy believes it has the answer to what doomed …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018
One after another, President Donald Trump’s top lieutenants stepped forward Thursday to declare, “Not me.”
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018
A Massachusetts couple says it was fun at first when they started receiving free mystery packages from Amazon that they hadn’t ordered.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
A team of international scientists said Friday that Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda did not die of cancer or malnutrition, rejecting the official cause of death but not laying to …
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
Cuba so far hasn’t unearthed any information about who or what caused a mysterious series of health incidents that have affected U.S. and Canadian diplomats in Havana, its top diplomat …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017
The Fox network next month will air an investigation into the shooting deaths of rap superstars Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls.
Tue., July 18, 2017
Authorities say human bones found protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho are hundreds of years old and not connected to a crime.
UPDATED: Sat., May 20, 2017
A century-old document found inside a box of unarchived records in a southern New Mexico county is shedding a little more light on the shooting death of the Old West …
UPDATED: Tue., April 25, 2017
A fluke discovery of children’s bones protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they have discovered a double homicide or the disturbed grave …
Thu., April 20, 2017
British officials say they’ve been unable to trace the rightful heirs to a trove of gold coins found stashed inside a piano and worth a “life-changing” amount of money.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016
Now 65 years since the discovery of Lonnie Jones’ body, his death remains the only unsolved documented murder case in Clearwater County.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Famous mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart interviewed about interviewing
From our archives, 100 years ago Acclaimed mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart was in Spokane, and was interviewed by a Spokane Daily Chronicle reporter on the subject of – being …
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
From our archives, 100 years ago Famous mystery author Mary Roberts Rinehart was planning a Spokane visit.
Sat., June 25, 2016
The recent disappearance of Nancy Rae Hartz echoes that of two other women, one in Arizona and one in Nevada. The three women lived within a roughly 100-mile radius of …
Wed., Jan. 27, 2016
Steve Oliver’s “The Dark City” harkens back to classic gumshoe mysteries.
Sun., Dec. 22, 2013
Potential jurors filed into a Stevens County courtroom earlier this month, expecting a lengthy trial in the brutal slaying of a 62-year-old Northport, Wash., woman in her home over the …
Tue., Sept. 28, 2010
The mystery of the remains at the bottom of Priest Lake will be left unsolved for now.