Stories tagged: threats
UPDATED: Fri., June 12, 2020
In the battle against COVID-19, public health workers spread across states, cities and small towns make up an invisible army on the front lines. But that army, which has suffered …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 20, 2020
Jaydin Ledford, 24, has agreed to a deal that will keep him out of prison but require he serve five years of probation. Knezovich said Thursday he participated in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 6, 2020
West Valley school deputy arrests 13-year-old girl suspected of making social media threats on a dare
A West Valley School District resource deputy arrested a 13-year-old girl suspected of making social media threats on a dare Thursday morning.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 21, 2020
An Ohio state representative who has proposed gun restrictions said he found memes that he considers threatening printed out and placed in his mailbox.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2020
“The snow started falling last Friday, and it’s been a long week for everybody,” a county spokeswoman said.
Sun., Nov. 24, 2019
The incident does not appear related to messages written on a bathroom wall at the school, which prompted cancellation of classes after a lockdown Friday, according to the Spokane County …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
In a striking reversal, a top diplomat revised his testimony in the House impeachment inquiry to acknowledge that U.S. military aid to Ukraine was being withheld until the foreign ally …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
Neither prosecutors nor the defense team for 19-year-old Ryan B. Lee would comment Friday on the terms of a plea deal.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
Spokane police received a report of a man who pointed a gun at someone in the 2100 block of West Pacific Avenue just after 1 a.m., according to a news …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019
Ryan Lee arrested third time while out on bail for school shooting threats, cyberstalking and harassment
Ryan Lee, the student who threatened to shoot students at Lewis and Clark High School, was arrested for the third time on Friday, according to Spokane Police.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Demanding money to remove false information posted about a person or a business on social media could become a felony in Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019
“Ozzie Knezovich is gonna get a bullet in his skull,” one of the Facebook posts said.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019
Former Lewis and Clark High School student Ryan B. Lee, who is facing charges for threatening to shoot up the school last year, was arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion that …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018
The teen, whose name was not released, allegedly made the threat to several middle school students following an argument, police said in a news release.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018
Eager to focus voters on immigration in the lead-up to the midterm elections, President Donald Trump on Monday escalated his threats against a migrant caravan trudging slowly toward the U.S. …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018
Sheriff’s deputies called in the SWAT team Friday night after a man allegedly made death threats and fired a handgun into the floor of a bedroom in Spokane Valley.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018
Saudi Arabia on Sunday threatened to retaliate for any sanctions imposed against it after President Donald Trump said the oil-rich kingdom deserves “severe punishment” if it is responsible for the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018
The wife of the former Interpol president who disappeared in China revealed that she had received a threatening phone call warning of agents coming for her – but said she …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018
Malians voted Sunday in a runoff presidential election to determine if incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita will remain in office in this sprawling West African nation threatened by rising extremist violence. …
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018
The White House on Monday blamed Iranian President Hassan Rouhani for inciting a war of words with President Donald Trump, who warned that verbal threats could escalate into military conflict …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018
With a holstered handgun next to her on a kitchen table, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir promises in her first television ad of the campaign released Monday to stand …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018
Fifteen students in one Florida school district are facing felony charges and prison time for making alleged threats since the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre. Meanwhile, an autistic Minnesota …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018
Tacoma Police say they have arrested two boys for threatening violence in separate incidents at two schools.
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
A Stanford University law professor who is leading an effort to recall a judge over his handling of a high-profile sexual assault case received an envelope Wednesday containing white powder …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017
The world’s biggest journalists’ organization says that at least 81 reporters have been killed on the job this year and that violence and harassment against media staff have skyrocketed.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
Police say an Ohio high school canceled classes after two teenage girls made threats similar to ones on the television show “Pretty Little Liars.”
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017
The New York Police Department is investigating alleged threats sent to CNN host Don Lemon.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017
Dozens of cellphone-clutching students spilled out of the front entrance of Lake City High School on Thursday afternoon, the final bell giving them freedoms that were temporarily taken away.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
Tension between the United States and North Korea remained high Sunday as Pyongyang released propaganda videos showing U.S. planes and an aircraft carrier under attack.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump “deranged” and said in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will “pay dearly” for his threats.