Idaho News
Flake eyes 2020 primary challenge to stop Trump
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:45:12 -0600
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Jeff Flake has a direct message for the Republicans of New Hampshire: Someone needs to stop Donald Trump. And Flake, a Republican senator from Arizona, may stand up against the Republican president in 2020 — either…
Jury awards $3.7M to former UMD women's hockey coach
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:48:15 -0600
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A federal jury has awarded nearly $3.75 million to a former women's hockey coach who sued the University of Minnesota Duluth for alleged discrimination and retaliation.
Fallen bridge: 'Stress test' preceded collapse that killed 6
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:45:01 -0600
MIAMI (AP) — An innovative pedestrian bridge being built at Florida International University had been put to a "stress test" and its cables were being tightened when it collapsed over traffic, killing six people and sending 10 to a hospital,…
2 women offer differing views of crisis pregnancy centers
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:26:31 -0600
Accounts from two women who visited crisis pregnancy centers , with differing views of the experience:
Abortion, free speech collide in Supreme Court dispute
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:26:04 -0600
GILROY, Calif. (AP) — Informed Choices is what its president describes as a "life-affirming" pregnancy center on the edge of downtown Gilroy in northern California.
Pentagon: No survivors in American helicopter crash in Iraq
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:23:00 -0600
BAGHDAD (AP) — All seven service members aboard a U.S. helicopter that crashed in Iraq were killed, the Pentagon said Friday in a written statement.
Putin urges high voter turnout ahead of Russian election
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 06:08:01 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin has urged Russians to cast ballots in Sunday's election, which he is certain to win, saying that the vote will shape the country's future.
Russia will expel British diplomats in poisoning standoff
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 05:56:10 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia said Friday that it will expel British diplomats and halt high-level meetings with the U.K. in an increasingly global standoff over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy — but still isn't saying who will be…
Loyola-Chicago lifted by 98-year-old nun, fan in Sister Jean
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 05:25:42 -0600
DALLAS (AP) — Loyola-Chicago's biggest fan is the team chaplain who prays with the players before games and gives them scouting reports the next day.
Dead man walking: Court rejects Romanian's claim he's alive
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 04:47:07 -0600
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian court has rejected a man's claim that he's alive, after he was officially registered as deceased.
10 Things to Know for Today
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 04:04:30 -0600
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Miami-Dade police say death toll in bridge collapse increases to six as search continues
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:50:42 -0600
MIAMI (AP) — Miami-Dade police say death toll in bridge collapse increases to six as search continues.
New China 'crime' crackdown targets threats to party rule
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:43:11 -0600
BEIJING (AP) — As Tibetans prepared to celebrate a Buddhist new year festival with prayers and dance, police officers went to schools, airports and public squares to read out "21 kinds of dark and evil forces," a list of new…
Congress demands Pentagon, DOJ investigate child sex assault
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:30:49 -0600
Congress reacted Thursday to an Associated Press investigation into sexual assault among children on U.S. military bases by demanding the Defense and Justice departments explain how they will solve the problem.
NCAA in Boise expected to generate $15M for local economy
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:15:00 -0600
Thousands of fans arrived in the Treasure Valley this week for the NCAA men's college basketball tournament. Two sessions of games took place Thursday at Boise State's Taco Bell Arena, and the third session is Saturday.
Logic to perform at Ford Idaho Center
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0600
Hip-hop artist Logic has announced a 33-date summer arena tour through North America, including a July 11 performance at the Ford Idaho Center amphitheater in Nampa.
Dirty Heads sets Nampa concert date
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0600
Dirty Heads, a five-member reggae group, is coming to the Ford Idaho Center amphitheater on June 24 with guest Iration, Live Nation announced.
Today in History
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 23:01:20 -0600
Today in History
Asian stocks decline, with trade, US politics in focus
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 22:42:31 -0600
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets fell Friday as investors remained cautious about U.S. plans to raise tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum. Uncertainty over White House politics also cast a shadow.
Mocha master: SKorea barista adorns coffee with works of art
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:35:02 -0600
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Would you like cream, sugar and art with that?