Stories tagged: news
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
“We are the center of excellence for air refueling, which essentially is the backbone of our global reach capability,” said Col. Gene Jacobus, vice commander of the 92nd Air Refueling …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
The cat, named Achilles, suffered a dislocated pelvis and right hip after a witness said the cat was kicked by students in alleyway near the school.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Spokane Valley deputies arrested a man who allegedly trespassed and showed his buttocks to a Hico Mart Laundromat employee Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Over a week after 17-year-old Sara McNease went missing from the Spokane Community College parking lot, police say they have no new information in the case while family continues search …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Gordon Sondland, key figure in Trump inquiry, overseeing $1 million renovation of Brussels residence
Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union and a central figure in the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, is overseeing a nearly $1 million renovation of …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 10:20 p.m.
Two sex offenders, classified as likely to reoffend, were released to supervised custody in Spokane this week. The sex offenders were both released from McNeil Island, a commitment center in …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Between trick-or-treat fun and candy canes, kids aren’t likely to resist sweets this time of year. But there are tips for parents to help with better choices. Experts note the …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 8 p.m.
The chief watchdog of the Spokane Police Department raised a red flag on Tuesday about what he said is an “alarming,” crucial and unannounced change to how uses of force …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 7:26 p.m.
District Court Judge Aimee Maurer said the goal is “to reduce or eliminate barriers to participant’s success with their court-ordered requirements, and encourage a healthy and productive reintegration into the …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 3:51 p.m.
Sarah Slater, a para-educator, faces Jennifer Morton, an assistant to Spokane’s mayor, in the race for a seat on the Airway Heights City Council.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 3:45 p.m.
California-based SpaceX has requested permission from an international regulatory group to operate as many as 30,000 satellites at a specific frequency, power level and location in space.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
The Spokane Public Schools Foundation will host a STEAM Powered Fundraiser Oct. 24.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 3:40 p.m.
Little Free Libraries offer neighborhoods a way to nurture souls, and now Little Free Pantries offer a way to fill empty stomachs.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 3:39 p.m.
Apollo is a very sweet, loving boy with lots of energy, the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service said in a news release.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 3:34 p.m.
The Federal Communications Commission has approved the $26.5 billion combination of wireless carriers Sprint and T-Mobile on a 3-2 party-line vote.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 6:16 p.m.
Seattle-based Remitly, an online international money transfer company, is expanding to Spokane, with plans for a second Washington office in the Bennett Block building.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 2:10 p.m.
Prosecutors said Wednesday they are charging a 58-year-old man arrested in connection with the discovery of a Dutch family who lived largely isolated from the outside world for nine years.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 2:06 p.m.
At least nine people have been killed in three days of protests in Guinea against the president’s bid to extend his time in power, while hospitals are overwhelmed with scores …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
The European Union and Britain inched ever closer to a Brexit deal, with the leaders of France and Germany saying they expected an agreement could be sealed at Thursday’s EU …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 1:50 p.m.
Nearly a million children could lose their automatic eligibility for free school lunches under a Trump administration proposal that would reduce the number of people who get food stamps.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 1:17 p.m.
Spain’s government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to stamp out violence in Catalonia, where clashes between regional independence supporters and police have injured more than 200 people …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 12:56 p.m.
Parents and community groups are scrambling to prepare for an expected strike by Chicago teachers that prompted city officials to preemptively cancel Thursday’s classes in the nation’s third-largest school district.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 5:05 p.m.
National soccer team players give military salutes during international matches, Turkish flags flutter from balconies and storefronts, songs extolling the glory days of the Ottoman Empire blare from a border …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
Along a bustling four-lane highway that winds through the north Georgia mountains, an unassuming wooden structure breaks the monotony of churches, billboards and stores selling kitschy knickknacks.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 11:35 a.m.
President Donald Trump says he thought the grieving parents of a British teenager who was killed in a car crash involving an American diplomat’s wife wanted to meet with the …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
A Florida man accused of conspiring with associates of Rudy Giuliani to make illegal campaign contributions made an initial court appearance Wednesday after flying to Kennedy Airport in New York …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 11:24 a.m.
North Korea released a series of photos Wednesday showing leader Kim Jong Un riding a white horse to a sacred mountain he has often climbed before making key decisions. Near …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
The state’s 4.6% unemployment rate in September remained unchanged from August, according to seasonally adjusted data from the Washington State Employment Security Department.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the best pictures yet of our newest interstellar visitor.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 11:11 a.m.
Eager for changes at the Department of Veterans Affairs, President Donald Trump toyed early on with issuing an executive order to close parts of the VA health system without consulting …