Stories tagged: release
Mon., April 22, 2019
After complaints about dropping them off in a parking lot, a top Yakima County corrections official said King County prisoners being released from the North Front Street jail will be …
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019
House Democrats pressed the Justice Department Monday to provide the full report from special counsel Robert Mueller even as Republicans gleefully called for them to “move on” from the Russia …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018
A woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart and stood by as the Utah girl was sexually assaulted was released from prison Wednesday amid concerns that she remains a threat 15 …
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
A woman convicted of helping a former street preacher kidnap Elizabeth Smart in 2002 will be freed from prison more than five years earlier than expected, a surprise decision that …
Sun., July 29, 2018
Palestinian teen Ahed Tamimi, who became an international symbol of resistance to Israeli occupation after slapping two soldiers, walked out of an Israeli prison Sunday and told throngs of journalists …
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018
The United States threatened NATO ally Turkey with sanctions Thursday over a detained American pastor held on terror and espionage charges.
Thu., June 28, 2018
Convicted sex offender Paul W. Rosier will stay behind bars in Kennewick until sentencing because of the length of time he is facing in federal prison.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018
The Maldives government declared a 15-day state of emergency Monday as the political crisis deepened in the Indian Ocean nation amid an increasingly bitter standoff between the president and the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
President Donald Trump will clear the way for the publication of a controversial Republican-authored memo, White House officials said, despite objections from the FBI.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
President Donald Trump was overheard Tuesday night telling a Republican lawmaker he is “100 percent” in favor of releasing a classified memo on the Russia investigation that has sparked a …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018
The Senate Judiciary Committee is finishing its investigation into a June 2016 meeting between Russians and President Donald Trump’s campaign, and the Republican chairman of that panel says he wants …
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017
The United States Embassy in the Republic of Congo says a naturalized U.S. citizen who was detained in the country for more than a year has been released.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017
Washington state officials have canceled the lease of a salmon farm where more than 160,000 adult Atlantic salmon escaped into the Puget Sound last summer.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017
The National Archives on Friday released 10,744 FBI records – some that have never been previously disclosed – related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017
Connecticut’s Mystic Aquarium has released five rehabilitated harbor seal pups on a Rhode Island beach.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017
Venezuela’s government has released two prominent opposition activists it has held for more than a year without trial, one of them a Spanish citizen, as President Nicolas Maduro looks to …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017
For decades, the existence of secret government files linked to President John F. Kennedy’s assassination has helped fuel conspiracy theories that others besides Lee Harvey Oswald were involved in his …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
Alexei Navalny, Russia’s most prominent opposition figure, was released from jail Sunday after serving a 20-day sentence for calling an unauthorized demonstration.
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017
A top Facebook executive says ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election should “absolutely” be released to the public, along with information on whom the ads …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017
Former football legend O.J. Simpson became a free man Sunday after serving nine years for a botched hotel room heist that brought the conviction and prison time he avoided after …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017
O.J. Simpson was apparently in transit Saturday, ahead of his release on parole as early as Monday – possibly in Las Vegas, a Nevada prisons official said.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017
O.J. Simpson could be released on parole as soon as Monday in Las Vegas under a plan being finalized by Nevada officials, a prison spokeswoman said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017
More than 100 spring chinook salmon not needed at a northern Idaho hatchery have been released into a creek to spawn naturally.
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017
A stylus might seem, well, out of style in the tap-and-type world of smartphones. Yet it’s what sets Samsung’s Note phones apart from the competition.
Tue., July 11, 2017
Authorities in Washington say the father-in-law of a Utah woman who went missing in 2009 has been released early from prison after serving time for possession of child pornography.
Wed., June 14, 2017
The father of an American college student released by North Korea and now hospitalized in a coma says his son was “brutalized” by his captors.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017
An Egyptian-American charity worker who was imprisoned in Cairo for three years and became the global face of Egypt’s brutal crackdown on civil society returned home to the United States …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
House Republicans have blocked an attempt by Democrats to force President Donald Trump to release his tax returns to Congress.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017
A parole panel on Wednesday recommended the release of a former follower of cult leader Charles Manson after California governors blocked four previous parole recommendations.
Fri., March 16, 2012
Apple’s latest iPad drew die-hard fans to stores in the U.S. and nine other countries today, many of whom lined up for hours to be among the first to buy …