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UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 6:58 p.m.
The Jesuit religious order of the Catholic Church in the West released a list of names of “credibly accused” clergy Friday in response to renewed concern nationwide about sexual abuse …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:47 p.m.
Some of the largest energy companies in the U.S. have already invested billions of dollars on claims up and down the Texas-New Mexico state line, tapping one of the nation’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
The shift to net exports is the dramatic result of an unprecedented boom in American oil production, with thousands of wells pumping from the Permian region of Texas and New …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:01 p.m.
Corey A. Taylor, 23, appeared in court Friday after police say he stabbed a man in north Spokane.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 1 p.m.
The Greatest Generation never forgets, especially on Dec. 7.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 5:52 p.m.
Amazon has agreed not to sell foie gras in California from birds that have been force-fed and will pay civil penalties, investigative costs and restitution as part of a lawsuit …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
A north Spokane man charged with the rape and imprisonment of a woman he met on a dating site has been found not guilty.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Spokane County Marriage licenses
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 3:35 p.m.
A task force created after Washington lawmakers attempted to exempt themselves from the state’s Public Records Act says the Legislature should be more transparent about its workings.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
The law seeks to incentivize more private investment in small businesses outside of economic centers like New York and Los Angeles. It passed through both chambers of Congress with little …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
A 16-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with recent threats made on social media against East Valley High School.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 2:40 p.m.
A California prosecutor has charged a high school teacher with several child cruelty and battery counts after she forcibly cut the hair of one of her students.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 2:21 p.m.
A man who drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia has been convicted of first-degree murder.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
NASA’s new Mars lander has captured the first sounds of the Martian wind.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Shock and anger continued to envelop the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill this week following a decision by school leaders to return a Confederate monument to campus.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 12:19 p.m.
A sheriff’s deputy who died in a mass shooting at a California bar was shot five times by a gunman who massacred 11 others, but the officer was killed by …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
It wasn’t the Grinch who stole Christmas. It was a man who screamed “there’s no Santa Claus” over and over during a recent holiday festival in Florida.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
Hundreds of U.S. states, cities, businesses and churches planted the American flag at the U.N. climate talks Friday in an effort to show that many people in the United States …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
A psychiatrist has found an Idaho mass stabbing suspect unfit to stand trial.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:26 a.m.
A group is suing the city of Seattle over its use of tiny home villages to combat homelessness.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
A Virginia high school teacher who refused to use a transgender student’s new pronouns has been fired.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
Wisconsin-based Shopko has announced it will close of 39 stores, including locations on Spokane’s South and in Bonners Ferry.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:01 a.m.
President Donald Trump announced Friday he’s nominating State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee’s new political action committee has reported $112,500 in donations as the Democrat gears up for a possible presidential run.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
Michigan’s chief medical executive will stand trial on involuntary manslaughter and other charges in a criminal investigation of the Flint water crisis, a judge ruled Friday.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 10:19 a.m.
The second-largest Ebola outbreak in history has spread to a major city in eastern Congo, as health experts worry whether the stock of an experimental vaccine will stand up to …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 10:14 a.m.
Democratic leaders in Congress demanded Friday that major legislation on roads, bridges and other infrastructure include efforts to curb global warming, complicating prospects for a deal with President Donald Trump …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:16 a.m.
House Republicans interviewed James Comey behind closed doors Friday, hauling the former FBI director to Capitol Hill one final time before they cede power to Democrats in January. GOP lawmakers …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
The Vatican has launched an investigation into a small Chilean religious order of nuns after some sisters denounced sexual abuse at the hands of priests and mistreatment by their superiors, …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Don Long was alone on an anchored military seaplane in the middle of a bay across the island from Pearl Harbor when Japanese warplanes started striking …