SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) - A 32-year-old Pennsylvania man with Down syndrome was so severely neglected by his family that his body was covered in scabies and he weighed just 69 pounds when he died, police said in charging his mother and two sisters with murder.
Robert Gensiak had open sores down to the
Police are investigating explosives found in a home in East Spokane on Wednesday evening. Around 7 PM, Spokane Police received information that there could be explosives at an address near the 1800 block of E. 1st. A person inside the home confirmed there was at least one stick and maybe
By BRIDGET MURPHY and ERIKA NIEDOWSKIAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez had a connection to a homicide victim found in an industrial park near the athlete's home, but family and officials were mum on the nature of their relationship, two days after
By LISA CORNWELLAssociated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - An Ohio man found guilty in a murder trial that hinged on a paralyzed victim blinking his eyes to identify his shooter is scheduled to be sentenced.
A jury last month convicted Ricardo Woods, 35, of murder and felonious assault in the death of
By FRAZIER MOOREAP Television Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - James Gandolfini would have hated all this fuss.
He was an actor who shrank from attention for anything but the roles he brought to life. No false modesty. He simply did his best to remain a private citizen behind his public characters. These
All it takes is a few seconds: going online, downloading an app, or sharing pictures to find a potential predator.
It's all in a days work for Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy Damon Simmons. He works in the Sex Crimes Unit, which is part of the Internet Crimes Against Children
By The Associated Press
The death in Italy of James Gandolfini, who played Mafia boss Tony Soprano on the popular HBO show "The Sopranos," was part of an unusual convergence of mob-related news making headlines this week. Here's a look:
JAMES GANDOLFINI'S DEATH
Gandolfini, whose portrayal
The Spokane Indians wrapped up their first road trip of the season with an 8-3 loss to Vancouver and now head home to commence an eight-game homestand.
Here are photos from the Indians' first homestand against the Everett AquaSox, taken by Spokane Indians team photographer James Snook.
It's every parent's worst nightmare: having your child lured online by a predator. And it happened again – almost.
Jason Richards, 31, of Federal Way was arrested in Spokane, in the middle of a trip to pick-up a 15-year-old girl he met on Facebook.
Court records show the
In a letter sent to thousands of customers this week Alaska Airlines says it submitted debit & credit charge files to card processors that contained some "duplicate charges." on purchases from June 11th & 12th. A spokeswoman with Alaska Airlines tells KHQ's Dylan
UPDATE: Authorities say that a tan SUV was heading west on 35th on Wednesday afternoon when the driver ran a stop sign at Freya. A blue SUV that was headed south on Freya hit the tan SUV causing the vehicle to flip over.
There were two people in the overturned SUV, a woman and a little girl. They
AMMON, Idaho (AP) - Officials with the Bonneville County sheriff's department say a 21-month-old southeastern Idaho girl has died after she was left in a vehicle. A news release says deputies and paramedics were called shortly after 5:15 p.m. Tuesday to a residence in Ammon,
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - The man accused of strangling his girlfriend and putting her body in a tub of acid at a Nine Mile Falls home pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a murder charge in Spokane.
The trial for 27-year-old Jason Hart is set for Aug. 12.
He's accused of killing 33-year-old Regan