Stories tagged: news
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
The body of notorious 1930s gangster John Dillinger is expected to be exhumed from an Indianapolis cemetery in September more than 85 years after he was killed by FBI agents …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
Protesters clashed with police again in Hong Kong on Tuesday night after reports that some of their detained colleagues would be charged with the relatively serious charge of rioting.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
President Donald Trump is claiming a groundswell of African American support in response to his comments denigrating Rep. Elijah Cummings and his majority-black Baltimore district, despite polling showing consistently negative …
Tue., July 30, 2019, 1:14 p.m.
Firefighters responded to a car in the Spokane River near the state line early Tuesday morning.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
The alleged hacker, Paige A. Thompson, obtained Social Security and bank account numbers in some instances, as well other information such as names, birthdates, credit scores and self-reported income, the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 12:37 p.m.
President Donald Trump has sent mementos from his brief visit to North Korea last month to Kim Jong Un, but substantive nuclear talks between the two countries have not yet …
Tue., July 30, 2019, 12:34 p.m.
Event organizers should review their emergency plans after a deadly shooting at a California food festival to see if they can make additional safety improvements as the peak of summer …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 8:45 p.m.
Sharona Carroll was the 13th person to die in the county’s custody since 2015, and at least the second inmate whose death was linked to contraband drugs.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
A Wisconsin man suspected of killing four people may have tried to imitate the abduction last year of teenager Jayme Closs by shooting his way into the home of a …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 8:44 p.m.
The Department of Homeland Security issued a security alert Tuesday for small planes, warning that modern flight systems are vulnerable to hacking if someone manages to gain physical access to …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 8:53 p.m.
A third of Guam’s coral reefs have died because of rising ocean temperatures, researchers said.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
A conservation organization in San Diego says it has achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North America, an important step in saving another …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
The fight to save the seas from plastic waste may mean the end for mini bottles of shampoo and other toiletries that hotel guests love to stuff into their luggage.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 3:06 p.m.
A federal judge on Tuesday delayed the sentencing of a Spokane Valley woman who previously pleaded guilty to defrauding more than $88,000 from her former employer, Greater Spokane County Meals …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 11:49 p.m.
Spokane anesthesiologist’s death was accident from alcohol, drug complications, medical examiner says
A Spokane anesthesiologist who was found dismembered and burned in his backyard in the Dishman Hills area in April died as a result of an accident, according to the Spokane …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
Authorities say a disgruntled Walmart employee fatally shot two people and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested at a Walmart in northern Mississippi.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
A conservative lawyer and writer who argues for selling off the nation’s public lands is now in charge of a nearly quarter-billion acres in federally held rangeland and other wilderness.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that black legislators planning to boycott his appearance at a Virginia event commemorating the 400th anniversary of the rise of American democracy are going “against …
Tue., July 30, 2019, 5 a.m.
WSU College of Medicine eyes more instruction on medical cannabis as study suggests doctors reluctant to talk about it
The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine is looking to incorporate some instruction on the research into the potential medicinal uses of marijuana into their curriculum for the first time …
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
This fall, Gonzaga University will debut four new deans, three of them women, and a female provost. That means three out of the school’s seven academic deans are women.
Tue., July 30, 2019, 4 a.m.
The system, known as “iN2L” or “It’s Never 2 Late,” is a picture-based, touch-screen interface with more than 4,000 pieces of easily accessible content geared toward seniors interested in using …
Tue., July 30, 2019
LONDON – Boris Johnson was jeered during his first trip as prime minister to Scotland on Monday. He didn’t get the warmest reception from the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola …
Tue., July 30, 2019
WASHINGTON – The Senate failed Monday in a bid to override a trio of vetoes issued by President Donald Trump, allowing the administration to move forward with plans to sell …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
A rising number of American workers may be feeling nearly as dazzled on the job. One of the fastest-growing job categories of the past decade has been in what David …
Tue., July 30, 2019
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not start talks with European Union leaders over Brexit unless they first agree to his demand to reopen the divorce deal they struck with his …
Mon., July 29, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
House signs contract with outside investigators to determine whether Rep. Matt Shea has promoted political violence.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
The city council is expected to vote on a resolution that would ask the city to study the feasibility of returning a police precinct to the heart of downtown.
Mon., July 29, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
Spokane replacing residential water meters in effort to restore safe drinking water to portion of Hillyard
The City of Spokane is replacing residential water meters in Hillyard, after residents found their water tainted over the weekend.
UPDATED: Mon., July 29, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
The legal clock runs out Wednesday for Spokane County prosecutors to bring charges against a Spokane Valley man accused of gouging his own children’s eyes and breaking his own son’s …
UPDATED: Mon., July 29, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
The city of Spokane will redirect a percentage of the state sales tax it collects to affordable housing assistance.