William Sperling

...Just call me when you land and I'll be there." He was preceded in death by his brother Captain D.J. Sperling. Survivors include his older brother Harry Sperling of Federal Way, WA, and sister Mary Ely of Chico, CA, and numerous nieces and...
Jury keeps execution as option as sentencing advances in Holmes trial

...expectations that they will choose a death sentence after what prosecutors estimate will be two or three more days of testimony from survivors.But legal experts said there's no way to predict that final decision.Monday's preliminary verdict was highly technical...
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Around Town for Monday, July 20

...assault, chemical dependency, family dynamics and self-care. Free. Details: 586-6623 or survivor support group monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Cancer Connection, 3225 Hospital Drive, first floor. A time of encouragement...
Former Auschwitz guard, 94, convicted as accessory to murder

...whether he would actually go to prison.Dozens of Auschwitz survivors and their relatives joined the trial as co-plaintiffs...unbelievable confirmation of our argument," he said.Auschwitz survivor Leon Schwarzbaum, 94, who was not a co-plaintiff but came...
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Teen survives plane crash in mountains, hikes to safety

...survive - and to later joke from her hospital bed about how it was a good thing her dad made her watch the television show "Survivor.""She's got an amazing story, and I hope she gets to tell it soon," said Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers, who...
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Little hope of survivors in military plane crash

...searched a shattered residential neighborhood Tuesday for any survivors from an Indonesian air force transport plane that crashed...been on the C-130, but there was little hope of finding survivors. It is unclear how many people on the ground were killed...
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Four survive plane crash near Juneau

...early afternoon near Point Howard and Point Couverden.The survivors are Humberto Hernandez, 57, and his wife, Sandra Herrera...night.The sole casualty was pilot Fariah Peterson, 45. The survivors were transported to Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau for...
Workers recovering wreckage of southeast Alaska plane crash

...four passengers were injured. They were airlifted from the crash site Friday by U.S. Coast Guard rescuers.Two of the survivors, Sandra Herrera Lopez, 60, of Juneau, and Ernestine Hanlon-Abel, 64, of Hoonah, were listed in serious condition...
Jury quickly convicts theater shooter of murder

...than 200 witnesses over two months, more than 70 of them survivors, including some who were missing limbs and using wheelchairs...was never in doubt. He was arrested in the parking lot as survivors were still fleeing, and he warned police he had rigged his...
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Social Security disability fund to run dry next year

...Social Security benefits, including 42 million retired workers and dependents, 11 million disabled workers and 6 million survivors of deceased workers.About 55 million retirees and disabled people get Medicare. The hospital trust fund is only part of...
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