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 2019-12-09 10:04 

Idaho Statesman

Tally of arrests in Hong Kong protests surges past 6,000...

Hong Kong police say they have made 6,022 arrests and fired nearly 16,000 tear gas rounds during six months of anti-government protests that have shaken the city. Police say the ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 10:00 

Idaho Statesman

Donald Trump wanted to save Christmas for consumers. Did it work?...

The White House saw a clever way to save Christmas for strapped consumers. Early this past summer, as President Donald Trump was considering a fresh round of tariffs on China, ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:59 

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7's Hero: Veteran warms hearts by surprising Nampa third graders with a spontaneous show of patriotism...

Corporal John Adams, an Army veteran who served in Korea, stood up when all was quiet during an assembly and started singing God Bless America spontaneously....

 2019-12-09 09:59 

Idaho Statesman

North Korea calls Trump 'thoughtless' old man over tweets...

North Korea insulted U.S. President Donald Trump again on Monday, calling him a "thoughtless and sneaky old man" after he tweeted that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wouldn't want ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:39 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Japan's snow monkeys de-stress in hot springs...

The Japanese macaques in Jigokudani Monkey Park begin most days with a relaxing dip in their own private hot tub. Located in Joshinetsu Kogen National Park in Japan's Nagano prefecture, the primate-only onsen is world-famous as the preferred simian ho...

 2019-12-09 09:39 

Idaho Statesman

Cyprus steps up dividing line patrols amid migrant influx...

Joint police and military patrols are being launched along ethnically split Cyprus' dividing line to counter an influx of migrants crossing from the breakaway north, the country's interior minister said ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:38 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Finland's Sanna Marin to become world's youngest prime minister at 34...

A Finnish politician is set to become the world's youngest sitting prime minister. Sanna Marin, Finland's 34-year-old transportation minister, will also become the country's youngest ever prime minister when she is sworn in on Tuesday. On Sund...

 2019-12-09 09:30 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

The Nation's Weather...

The Nation's Weather for Monday, December 9, 2019 _____ NATIONAL SUMMARY A potent trough of low pressure will set up over the eastern half of the country today. Heavy rain will fall from New England through the mid-Atlantic and Tennessee Valley. The c...

 2019-12-09 09:23 

Idaho Statesman

N. Korea believed to test new rocket engine to provoke US...

A day after North Korea said it had performed a "very important test" at its long-range rocket launch site, there is wide speculation that it involved a new engine for ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:23 

Idaho Statesman

Virginia governor to unveil budget priorities...

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is set to unveil some of his top spending priorities ahead of next year's legislative session. The governor, a Democrat, has a news conference planned Monday ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:20 

Idaho Statesman

Turkey deports 11 French suspected IS members...

Turkey has deported 11 French nationals who are suspected of being members of the Islamic State group, the Interior Ministry said Monday. A brief ministry statement said 11 "foreign terrorist ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:17 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Pensacola is known as a welcoming community. Now they're trying to cope with feelings of betrayal and grief...

Days after a deadly shooting that took the lives of three young navy sailors and injured eight others at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida, community members are mourning and waiting for answers. The gunman was a second lieutenant in the Saudi milita...

 2019-12-09 09:10 

Idaho Statesman

Basketball player fined for ignoring Chinese national anthem...

China's professional basketball association fined one of its foreign players on Monday for not paying sufficient attention during the pre-game playing of the country's national anthem. Nanjing Monkey Kings forward ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 09:06 

KXPI

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Athletes have healthier brains that can actually hear better, study says...

Listen closely: Can you hear that noisy static in your brain? Neurobiologist Nina Kraus can. At her lab at Northwestern University called "Brainvolts,"; she and her colleagues can attach a series of electrodes to your scalp and record the electrici...

 2019-12-09 08:57 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Special Weather Statement issued December 9 at 1:57AM MST by NWS Pocatello ID...

Special Weather Statement: Lower Snake River Plain, Beaverhead/Lemhi Highlands, Blackfoot Mountains and 3 more areas until Dec 09 at 3:45 AM The post Special Weather Statement issued December 9 at 1:57AM MST by NWS Pocatello ID appeared first on Local New...

 2019-12-09 08:49 

Idaho Statesman

Quake rattles Tuscany, no injuries reported...

An earthquake struck Tuscany north of Florence on Monday, sending frightened people into the street in the middle of the night and slightly damaging some buildings. Mayors of towns in ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:42 

KXPI

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White Island volcano eruption: Five dead, others missing in New Zealand...

Desperate efforts are underway to locate at least 10 people who are still missing on New Zealand's White Island after a deadly volcanic eruption earlier on Monday. Speaking at a news conference in the evening, New Zealand National Operation Commander ...

 2019-12-09 08:38 

Idaho Statesman

Weekend Sports in Brief...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL LSU will play Oklahoma and Ohio State will face defending national champion Clemson in the College Football Playoff. The selection committee revealed the pairings Sunday for the national ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:37 

Idaho Statesman

Torrential rains in Uganda, 26 killed, says Red Cross...

The Uganda Red Cross says at least 26 people have been killed in floods unleashed by heavy rains in different parts of the east African country. Irene Nakasiita, a spokeswoman ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:34 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Prosecutors say he tortured and killed a couple and left behind a haunting message. His trial wraps up today...

The double murder trial of 33-year-old Bampumim Teixeira is drawing to a close after two weeks of testimony detailing a gruesome crime scene, the victims' last pleas for help and the chilling messages the suspect left behind. Teixeira is accused of st...

 2019-12-09 08:32 

Idaho Statesman

German exports rise in October, defying expectations...

German exports posted a second consecutive month-on-month increase in October, defying economists' expectations of a slight decline. The Federal Statistical Office said Monday that exports rose 1.2% compared with the ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:29 

Idaho Statesman

A look at factors in accidental shootings by police...

Police, sheriff's deputies, federal agents and other law enforcement officers across the U.S. accidentally fire their weapons every year, sometimes causing injuries and deaths. No one tracks these shootings nationwide, ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:26 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Miss South Africa crowned 2019 Miss Universe...

Miss South Africa rules all. Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe Sunday night after excelling through rounds of swimsuit and evening gown struts, questions on social issues and one final chance to explain why she was the right choice. "I grew up ...

 2019-12-09 08:25 

Idaho Statesman

Traffic jams choke Paris as pension strikes hobble trains...

Paris commuters inched to work Monday through exceptional traffic jams, as strikes to preserve retirement rights halted trains and subways for a fifth straight day. Citing safety risks, the SNCF ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:24 

KTVB

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'They were sitting on the couch together ... and out of nowhere they were murdered'...

A mom says her son-in-law killed her two adult children....

 2019-12-09 08:14 

Idaho Statesman

Britain faces most history-shaping election since WWII...

Britain is facing the most testing and significant period in its modern history since World War II. The polarized electorate now has a critical choice to make -- but it ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:13 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Democrats start impeachment homestretch with rising stakes and deepening discord...

Democrats are heading into a momentous impeachment finale as they set the pace and scope of their charges against President Donald Trump — prompting Republicans to escalate their effort to swamp the historic process in disinformation and partisanshi...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Oklahoma City faces Utah for conference battle...

Oklahoma City Thunder (10-12, seventh in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (13-10, sixth in the Western Conference) Salt Lake City; Monday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Rudy Gobert and ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Phoenix plays Minnesota, looks to break home skid...

Minnesota Timberwolves (10-12, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Phoenix Suns (10-12, eighth in the Western Conference) Phoenix; Monday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Phoenix is looking to break its ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Miami takes home win streak into matchup with Atlanta...

Atlanta Hawks (6-17, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Miami Heat (17-6, third in the Eastern Conference) Miami; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Miami hosts Atlanta aiming to prolong ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Houston faces Sacramento, looks for 4th straight home win...

Sacramento Kings (9-13, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Houston Rockets (15-7, fourth in the Western Conference) Houston; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Houston hosts Sacramento looking to extend ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Philadelphia puts home win streak on the line against Denver...

Denver Nuggets (14-7, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (17-7, fourth in the Eastern Conference) Philadelphia; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia will try to keep its ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Toronto faces Chicago, aims to halt 3-game slide...

Toronto Raptors (15-7, fifth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (8-16, 11th in the Eastern Conference) Chicago; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Toronto looks to end its three-game ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Lillard leads Portland into matchup against New York...

New York Knicks (4-19, 15th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (9-15, 12th in the Western Conference) Portland; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Damian Lillard leads Portland ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Indiana faces Los Angeles, seeks 5th straight home win...

Los Angeles Clippers (17-7, second in the Western Conference) vs. Indiana Pacers (15-8, sixth in the Eastern Conference) Indianapolis; Monday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Indiana hosts Los Angeles trying ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:12 

Idaho Statesman

Washington plays Charlotte, aims to stop road slide...

Washington Wizards (7-15, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (9-16, 10th in the Eastern Conference) Charlotte; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Washington will look to break its ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:09 

Idaho Statesman

Paralyzed Humboldt crash survivor takes first steps...

The day Ryan Straschnitzki underwent surgery that would turn his body into something like a remote-controlled robot, the paralyzed hockey player had one deep worry: The 6-foot-1, 190-pound defenseman who ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:06 

Idaho Statesman

Minnesota takes on Anaheim, aims for 4th straight home win...

Anaheim Ducks (12-14-4, seventh in the Pacific Division) vs. Minnesota Wild (14-12-4, fifth in the Central Division) St. Paul, Minnesota; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Minnesota hosts Anaheim looking ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:06 

Idaho Statesman

Eichel and Buffalo take on St. Louis...

St. Louis Blues (18-7-6, first in the Central Division) vs. Buffalo Sabres (14-11-6, third in the Atlantic Division) Buffalo, New York; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Jack Eichel and ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:06 

Idaho Statesman

Schauffele making a name for himself with his golf...

Steve Stricker cared only about securing a spot in the first U.S. Open in his home state of Wisconsin. Still, there was something about the PGA Tour rookie in his ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 08:04 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Pensacola base shooting 'appears to be a terrorist attack,' White House official says...

The motive behind a 21-year-old gunman's attack on Naval Air Station Pensacola still remains undetermined, but the FBI is treating it as "an act of terror," a member of the agency said. Working under the "presumption that this was an act o...

 2019-12-09 07:15 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Rapper Juice WRLD is dead at 21...

Rapper and singer Juice WRLD has died in Chicago, the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office said Sunday. Juice, who was born Jarad Anthony Higgins, turned 21 on December 2. The rapper suffered a medical emergency shortly after arriving at Chicago'...

 2019-12-09 07:11 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Actor Ren Auberjonois, known for 'Benson' and 'Star Trek,' has died at 79...

Actor Ren Auberjonois died on Sunday, his son, Remy Auberjonois told CNN. He was 79. The cause of death was metastatic lung cancer, his son said. Auberjonois was known for his myriad television roles on shows like "Benson," "Star Trek: Deep Sp...

 2019-12-09 07:00 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

12 Days of Giveaways Day 4...

Enter to win a different prize each day during the "12 Days of Giveaways!" The post 12 Days of Giveaways Day 4 appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2019-12-09 06:48 

Idaho Statesman

Seahawks must regroup after loss of Penny, 5-game win streak...

Rashaad Penny badly sprained a ligament in his left knee on the Seahawks' opening drive, and a miserable night at the Coliseum never got much better for Seattle. Long after ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 06:26 

Idaho Press-Tribune

Accidental shootings by police expose training shortfalls...

SEATTLE (AP) — When an Iowa mother tried to take her child from her husband during an argument on a snowy sidewalk in 2015, an officer stepped in to stop the scuffle, but he accidentally fired his weapon as a......

 2019-12-09 06:25 

Idaho Statesman

Firefighters douse Indian blaze day after it killed 43...

Indian fire officials said they were able to douse a smoldering fire in a New Delhi building Monday, a day after a blaze there killed 43 people. Fire officials said ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 06:23 

Idaho Statesman

Accidental shootings raise questions about arming teachers...

As the country looks for ways to deal with mass shootings at schools, some have responded by saying more people should carry guns, including teachers. "The only way to stop ... Click to Continue...

 2019-12-09 06:22 

Idaho Press-Tribune

Accidental shootings raise questions about arming teachers...

SEATTLE (AP) — As the country looks for ways to deal with mass shootings at schools, some have responded by saying more people should carry guns, including teachers....

 2019-12-09 06:20 

Idaho Statesman

Bryan Harsin on Jake Plummer: 'He's the Snake for a reason'...

Boise State football coach Bryan Harsin followed Jake Plummer at Capital High. He gives some of his memories of Plummer, who starred at Arizona State and is going into the College Football Hall of Fame. ... Click to Continue...

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