• Sat 88°F / 51°F
Home » Posts tagged with » Investigation

British Police Have New Leads in Case of Missing Girl

British Police Have New Leads in Case of Missing Girl

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Police in Great Britain said they have identified new leads in the case of Madeleine McCann, the British girl who went missing in Portugal six years ago at the age of three.Several persons of interest, as well as “both…

Investigation Begins in Connecticut Commuter Train Crash

Investigation Begins in Connecticut Commuter Train Crash

Comstock/Thinkstock(FAIRFIELD, Conn.) — Federal transportation officials began their investigation Saturday to determine what caused two commuter trains to crash head-on in Connecticut during the Friday rush hour.At least 70 people were injured Friday…

FBI Visits McConnell Headquarters in Ashley Judd Tape Investigation

FBI Visits McConnell Headquarters in Ashley Judd Tape Investigation

Office of Sen. Mitch McConnell(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) — Federal investigators visited Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell‘s campaign headquarters in Louisville on Wednesday, and campaign staffers handed over information pertinent to the investigati…

Mark Boal: Government Inquiry Into ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ ‘Crosses a Line’

Mark Boal: Government Inquiry Into ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ ‘Crosses a Line’

ABC News(NEW YORK) — During an interview for “This Week,” “Zero Dark Thirty” screenwriter and producer Mark Boal told Martha Raddatz that the current Senate inquiry into the Oscar-nominated movie could discourage the making of …

Senate Intel Committee Probes Bin Laden Movie Torture Scenes

Senate Intel Committee Probes Bin Laden Movie Torture Scenes

COLUMBIA PICTURES(WASHINGTON) — The Senate Intelligence Committee has launched a new probe to determine how much the CIA may have influenced the portrayal of torture scenes shown in Zero Dark Thirty, the Hollywood dramatization of the decade-long hunt…

Investigation into Fatal Oregon Bus Crash Expected to Last at Least a Month, Say Police

Investigation into Fatal Oregon Bus Crash Expected to Last at Least a Month, Say Police

Joseph Devenney/Getty Images(PENDLETON, Ore.) — Police in Oregon are just now beginning what they say will be a month-long investigation into a fatal bus crash last Sunday near Pendleton in eastern Oregon, which killed nine people and injured 49 other…

"In Cold Blood" Killers Exhumed, Investigators Hope to Solve 53-Year-Old Cold Case

"In Cold Blood" Killers Exhumed, Investigators Hope to Solve 53-Year-Old Cold Case

Comstock/Thinkstock(LANSING, Kan.) — The bodies of the killers who were the basis of Truman Capote’s true-crime book In Cold Blood were exhumed Tuesday in Kansas, as authorities hope to crack a 53-year-old cold case using DNA.After committing the In C…

Baton Rouge Police Hope They’ve Cracked 28-Year-Old Murder Case

Baton Rouge Police Hope They’ve Cracked 28-Year-Old Murder Case

Comstock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Investigators in Baton Rouge, La., say they may have cracked a 28-year-old cold murder case after re-arresting two suspects who were originally linked to the 1984 disappearance of a Louisiana businessman.Leila Mulla, 57…

DNA from "In Cold Blood" Killers Could Solve 1959 Florida Cold Case

DNA from "In Cold Blood" Killers Could Solve 1959 Florida Cold Case

Comstock/Thinkstock(OSPREY, Fla.) — More than 50 years after the Walker family was murdered in the quiet, carefree town of Osprey, Fla., the focus of the cold case investigation has shifted to two notorious killers who were the basis of Truman Capote’…

Toddler’s Death Points to Other Killings

Toddler’s Death Points to Other Killings

Hemera/Thinkstock(MANASSAS, Va.) — Police investigating a Virginia man in connection to the death of his 15-month-old son are also looking to see whether he played a role in the mysterious deaths of two other people: his mother and an ex-girlfriend.Jo…

Indianapolis House Explosion Case Now a Criminal Homicide Investigation

Indianapolis House Explosion Case Now a Criminal Homicide Investigation

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(INDIANAPOLIS) — The probe into a massive explosion earlier this month in Indianapolis that killed two people and damaged dozens of homes is now an active criminal homicide investigation, with authorities saying they believe the …

Investigation Under Way for Veteran Parade Crash

Investigation Under Way for Veteran Parade Crash

Joseph Devenney/Getty Images(MIDLAND, Texas) — The freight train that struck a flatbed truck full of wounded veterans was going 62 miles per hour before the crash and applied its emergency break, according to preliminary details released by the Nation…

CIA Investigating David Petraeus

CIA Investigating David Petraeus

KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The CIA has confirmed that the agency’s inspector general is investigating Gen. David Petraeus’ conduct in the wake of his admitted affair with his biographer, Paula Broadwell.  Petraeus res…

Los Angeles Officials Suspend Search for Girl Dragged Away by Hair

Los Angeles Officials Suspend Search for Girl Dragged Away by Hair

Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — Steep terrain and rough conditions dangerous to K-9 units forced the suspension of a search for a girl or petite woman seen being struck and dragged away by her hair Monday night, officials said.The victim may h…

FBI Deemed Petraeus Affair Part of Criminal, Not Intel Probe

FBI Deemed Petraeus Affair Part of Criminal, Not Intel Probe

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The FBI withheld its findings about Gen. David Petraeus’ affair from the White House and congressional leaders because the agency considered them the result of a criminal investigation that never reached the …

Navy Replaces Admiral Leading Mideast Strike Group Because of Ongoing Investigation

Navy Replaces Admiral Leading Mideast Strike Group Because of Ongoing Investigation

Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — In an unusual move, the Navy has replaced an admiral commanding an aircraft carrier strike group while it is deployed to the Middle East.  The replacement was prompted by an Inspector General’s investigation of…

Sen. McCaskill Calls for Probe of ‘Drunk’ Contractors in Cellphone Video

Sen. McCaskill Calls for Probe of ‘Drunk’ Contractors in Cellphone Video

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Responding to an ABC News report that featured cellphone video showing U.S. defense contractors in Afghanistan getting drunk and using drugs, Sen. Claire McCaskill has called for an Army investigation into the alleged abuses and h…

Police ‘Certain’ Jessica Ridgeway Case Linked to Attempted Jogger Abduction

Police ‘Certain’ Jessica Ridgeway Case Linked to Attempted Jogger Abduction

The Ridgeway Family(DENVER) — Authorities hunting for the person who killed and dismembered 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway said Tuesday there is a “definitive link” between her case and the attempted abduction of a jogger in the same area earlier this y…

Cops Search Sea for Missing UNH Student, Believed Strangled

Cops Search Sea for Missing UNH Student, Believed Strangled

Comstock/Thinkstock(PORTSMOUTH, N.H.) — A New Hampshire martial arts instructor was held without bail Monday, accused of strangling or suffocating college sophomore Elizabeth Marriott, whose body remains missing, and which authorities believe was dump…

Body Found in Jessica Ridgeway Search ‘Not Intact’

Body Found in Jessica Ridgeway Search ‘Not Intact’

The Ridgeway Family(ARVADA, Colo.) — The investigation into the disappearance of 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway took a grisly turn Thursday when police said that a body found during their search for Jessica is “not intact.”The condition of the body is d…

Page 1 of 41234

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.