Friday, May 6, 2016

Trump, taco bowls, warplanes in Syria and other stories as you end your week

Posted By on Fri, May 6, 2016 at 9:20 AM


NEWS: Spokane County deputy fired for sexual relationship with student
NEWS: Spokane cops want more mental health services after officer-involved shootings
click to enlarge Donald Trump tweeted a photo of himself enjoying a taco bowl from Trump Tower Grill on Cinco de Mayo. "I love Hispanics!" he tweeted.
  • Donald Trump tweeted a photo of himself enjoying a taco bowl from Trump Tower Grill on Cinco de Mayo. "I love Hispanics!" he tweeted.

In Donald Trump news:

• The reality TV star and real estate mogul will be in Spokane on Saturday.

• A former head of Washington state's Republican Party and candidate for the state's U.S. Senate says he won't vote for Trump. 

• U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's "just not ready" to back Trump.

• Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the fourth highest-ranking House Republican, says she's not ready to endorse Trump, either. 

County prosecutor backs inmate reduction plan
Larry Haskell says that he's on board with an ambitious plan to reduce the county's jail population by 21 percent as part of a MacArthur Foundation grant. 

Washington state Supreme Court rules on jurisdictional toss-up
What happens if an Idaho resident is pulled over by an Idaho trooper in Washington and wants to sue? What state has jurisdiction? Washington's top court has determined that the case can go forward in either state

Warplanes strike refugee camp in Syria
Thirty people were left dead after an airstrike hit a camp for people displaced by the country's civil war. 

Weak jobs report released
A new monthly report on employment has found that the economy is adding fewer jobs and there are fewer people seeking them. 
  • Pin It
  • Favorite
  • Email

Tags: ,


Comments are closed.

Today | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition @ Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture

Tuesdays, Thursdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Continues through May 20

All of today's events | Staff Picks

More by Jake Thomas


    Breaking down some of the issues you'll get to vote on this year
    • Oct 20, 2016
  • Ground Down
  • Ground Down

    The two candidates vying to oversee Washington's Department of Natural Resources have drawn different sources of support and criticism
    • Oct 6, 2016
  • Taking a Complement
  • Taking a Complement

    A group of health care providers in Spokane hopes therapies outside the American norm can enter the mainstream
    • Oct 3, 2016
  • More »

Top Topics in Bloglander

News (125)

Arts & Culture (18)

What's Up? (16)

Food (15)

Sports (14)

© 2018 Inlander
Website powered by Foundation