Stories tagged: news
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
Low number of complaints to the state about exotic dance clubs not telling the whole story, dancers tell House committee.
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
A ban on gatherings aimed at slowing the spread of flu stopped just short of a previous ban on all public gatherings because it did not close theaters, churches, lodges, …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
At Jefferson Elementary School, the lunch scene changed forever a few years ago when one child learned the hard way that chicken nuggets were no longer on the menu.
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018
After working into the wee hours the night before, Sgt. Johann Schmitz of the Coeur d’Alene Police Department spent the better part of a recent morning walking through a crime …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 11:10 a.m.
The Washington State University chapter of the College Republicans wants to build another mockup of a border wall on the Pullman campus to “own the libs mercilessly” and show support …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 8:31 p.m.
In the wake of
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A man accused of a downtown hit-and-run crash early Thursday morning told police he believed he had been drugged.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Apple plans to hold off until at least 2020 before offering an iPhone that can connect to the next generation of high-speed phone services coming next year, according to people …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
A man was found dead in his vehicle Sunday morning after apparently crashing into a field in southeast Spokane County, according to the sheriff’s office.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Spokane Valley deputies found and arrested two people sleeping in a stolen car parked in the parking lot of a gas station Sunday.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
Police arrested a man early Monday on suspicion that he assaulted his fiance and pointed a gun at officers. No shots were fired.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
Our nation’s capital has “D.C.” as part of its official name, but out here in the Northwest we are the ones who have to be described in a way that …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
The world’s largest retailer is rolling out 360 autonomous floor-scrubbing robots in some of its stores in the U.S. by the end of the January, it said in a joint …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
The day may not be far off when drones will carry medicine to people in rural or remote areas, but the marketing hype around instant delivery of consumer goods looks …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
In a brief moment of uninhibited candor – complete with some spontaneous swearing – that set the internet ablaze, Michelle Obama said the belief that women can “have it all” …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:47 p.m.
A welcome truce in the escalating U.S.-China trade dispute put investors in a buying mood Monday, sending U.S. stocks solidly higher and extending the market’s gains from last week.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:40 p.m.
Muhammadu Buhari over the weekend denied claims that he had died and been replaced by a Sudanese impostor.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Oils from garlic and other common herbs and medicinal plants are showing promise in the lab for treating the bacteria that causes Lyme disease, and may prove especially useful in …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:15 p.m.
President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador used his first full day in office Sunday to double down on promises to deploy Mexico’s military for public security to address a key concern: …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:16 p.m.
Comcast has invested nearly $2 million to upgrade its network in Deer Park since it acquired the Northstar Broadband Cable TV system earlier this year, officials said Monday.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
A forensic examination shows a black man was shot three times in the back side of his body when an Alabama police officer mistook him for the shooter after gunfire …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 1:45 p.m.
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe met with political rivals Monday in a bid to ease protesters’ anger after facing widespread criticism following violent anti-government protests that rocked Paris.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
George H.W. Bush came back to Washington for a final time Monday, heading for the Capitol to lie in state as the nation paid tribute to the 41st president for …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 11:42 a.m.
An Israeli company known for its sophisticated phone surveillance technology on Monday rejected accusations that its snooping software helped lead to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 11:04 a.m.
Attacks are on the rise at Western State Hospital, leaving patients, their families and health care workers fearful on a daily basis, an Associated Press investigation has found.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Shares of Tesaro soared Monday after GlaxoSmithKline said it would pay about $5.1 billion in cash to buy the cancer drugmaker.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 10:24 a.m.
President Donald Trump kept up pressure Monday on congressional Democrats over funding for his promised border wall, even as lawmakers appeared likely to avert a partial government shutdown this week …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
From the late 1970s into the early ’90s, Statesman archives document Bush visiting Idaho nine times. It was a different era: In the reliably Republican Idaho of today, visits from …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
A group trying to legalize marijuana sales in Richland says they may take their fight to court after the city’s attorney says their initiative is not valid.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
U.S. markets deepened their losses Monday as Britain’s political crisis around Brexit clouded investors’ outlook. British Prime Minister Theresa May put off a key parliamentary vote on her country’s exit …