Halloween Coloring Contest
The Kingman Daily Miner Logo
Trusted local news leader for Kingman, Arizona & Mohave County
5:49 AM Mon, Oct. 22nd

National & International

Subscribe

Tease photo

10 Things to Know for Today | October 17, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today

Tease photo

Poll finds partisan divide in concerns for election security

With the midterm elections less than a month away, a strong majority of Americans are concerned the nation's voting systems might be vulnerable to hackers, according to a poll released Wednesday.

Tease photo

Canada is ready to open the door wide to legal marijuana

Tom Clarke has been dealing marijuana illegally in Canada for 30 years. He wrote in his high school yearbook that his dream was to open a cafe in Amsterdam, the Dutch city where people have legally smoked weed in coffee shops since the 1970s.

Tease photo

Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin teenager in danger, not a runaway

Police say a girl resembling a missing, endangered Wisconsin teen has been spotted at a gas station in Florida.

Tease photo

10 Things to Know for Today | October 16, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today

Tease photo

Families search for the missing in hurricane’s aftermath

Joanne Garone Behnke has replayed every possible scenario in her mind a hundred times.

Tease photo

Children of Islamic State group live under a stigma in Iraq

Thousands of children of Islamic State group members, many of them abandoned like Dawlat's family, are the innocent victims of the brutal rise and destructive fall of Daesh, the acronym by which IS is known.

Tease photo

Episcopal Church confronts past role in sexual exploitation

The diocese is reaching out to abusers, as well as victims, inviting them to anonymously acknowledge misconduct and repent for it.

Tease photo

Congress heads toward postelection fight over border wall

Congress is heading toward a postelection showdown over President Donald Trump’s wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, as GOP leaders signal they’re willing to engage in hardball tactics that could spark a partial government shutdown and the president revs up midterm crowds for the wall, a centerpiece of his 2016 campaign and a top White House priority.

Tease photo

Forensics team searches Saudi Consulate over missing writer

Under the Vienna Convention, diplomatic posts are technically foreign soil that must be protected and respected by host countries.

Tease photo

10 Things to Know for Today | October 15, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today

Tease photo

4 days after storm, large swath of Panhandle suffering

Crews with backhoes and other heavy equipment scooped up splintered boards, broken glass, chunks of asphalt and other debris in hurricane-flattened Mexico Beach on Sunday as the mayor held out hope for the 250 or so residents who may have tried to ride out the storm.

Tease photo

Immigrants face hurdles to prove abuse by US agents

Within hours of being booked at a Border Patrol station in far West Texas, two teenage sisters from Guatemala came forward to allege that an agent conducted an improper strip search.

Tease photo

As sea ice melts, some say walruses need better protection

Given a choice between giving birth on land or sea ice, Pacific walrus mothers most often choose ice.

Tease photo

Home where witch trials victim John Proctor lived for sale

A house where a victim of the Salem witch trials once lived is on the market for $600,000 just in time for Halloween.

Tease photo

Hurricane survivors wander debris, search for the missing

Tom Garcia watched in terror as fingers of water pushed inland across the beach and began filling up his home. His wife handed him a drill and Garcia used screws to pin his front and back door shut. But soon the storm surge from Hurricane Michael was up to his chest.

Tease photo

Pope defrocks 2 Chilean bishops accused of sex abuse

Pope Francis on Saturday defrocked two more Chilean bishops accused of sexually abusing minors, and to show greater transparency about how he's responding to the church's global sex abuse crisis, he publicly explained why they were removed.

Tease photo

Newspaper says Turkey has audio of Saudi writer's slaying

Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple Watch he wore

Tease photo

Official: Searchers find body in hurricane-stricken town

Search and rescue teams have found a body in the Florida Panhandle town nearly wiped out by Hurricane Michael

Tease photo

Washington State Supreme Court rules death penalty unconstitutional

The state of Washington has executed 78 people since 1904, the last in 2010

Tease photo

NASA official: Tense moments but calm crew in aborted launch

NASA's chief heard one reassuring sound over the radio link after the aborted launch of a Soyuz capsule with an American and a Russian aboard

Tease photo

US pastor released from house arrest, flown out of Turkey

An American pastor flew out of Turkey on Friday after a Turkish court convicted him of terror links but freed him from house arrest

Tease photo

Washington Post: Turkey has proof Saudi writer was killed

Turkey's government has told U.S. officials it has audio and video proof that missing Saudi Arabian writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed and dismembered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul

Tease photo

Pope accepts Washington cardinal's resignation amid scandal

Pope Francis accepted the resignation Friday of the archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Donald Wuerl

Tease photo

10 Things to Know for Today | October 12, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today