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 2021-06-16 21:47 

Idaho Statesman

State court blocks 2 scheduled executions in South Carolina...

The South Carolina Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked two executions that had been set for this month under the state's recently revised capital punishment law. The high court halted the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 21:39 

Idaho Statesman

Clippers' Kawhi Leonard sprains right knee, out for Game 5...

Kawhi Leonard's right knee is now a major concern for the Los Angeles Clippers. The All-NBA forward was ruled out of Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals on Wednesday ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 21:25 

Idaho Statesman

Dad accused of killing daughter's boyfriend after alleged assault, Michigan cops say...

A Michigan father faces charges after shooting and killing a man he believed had assaulted his daughter, authorities say. The incident unfolded early Wednesday outside an apartment complex in Harrison ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 21:04 

Idaho Statesman

COVID reinfection is rare — but not everyone has the same risk, study finds...

Although COVID-19 reinfection is rare, the risks are higher for some than others. A review of more than 9,000 electronic medical records of people who had severe COVID-19 in the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 20:47 

Idaho Statesman

YouTube celebrity Jeffree Star lists California mansion for $20 million. Look inside...

YouTube celebrity and makeup mogul Jeffree Star is parting ways with his extravagant mansion in Hidden Hills, California after announcing on his channel that he was leaving the state to ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 20:05 

Idaho Statesman

'Even bears like cracking open cold ones.' Bear trashes Colorado car with beer inside...

Bears might steal your beer if you keep it in your car for too long. A Colorado bear broke into a car Tuesday morning in Larkspur and got stuck there ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:53 

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Officer responding to shooting runs over man bleeding in the street, Ohio police say...

A Springfield, Ohio man wounded in a shooting called 911 for help, but was run over by a police officer as he lay bleeding in the street late Sunday night. ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:38 

Idaho Statesman

Homemade bomb blast in backyard injures 6-year-old and her grandpa, Washington cops say...

A man lost his left arm and his granddaughter was burned when a bomb detonated in a Port Hadlock backyard, police said. Multiple people heard loud explosions Tuesday and told ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:36 

Idaho Statesman

Friends witness 19-year-old struggle and then go under in Tennessee lake, cops say...

Crews recovered the body of a Tennessee man police say went under while swimming with his friends. The group was swimming in Fort Loudoun Lake near Knoxville about 130 yards ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:34 

Idaho Statesman

NFL reportedly will have stringent rules for players who don't get COVID vaccine...

It may not be a $1 million lottery, but NFL players who haven't received the COVID-19 vaccine have plenty of incentive to get a shot before the 2021 season begins. ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:31 

Idaho Statesman

'Sweetest little things': 85 dogs, 9 cats rescued from hoarding situation in North Idaho...

The Kootenai Humane Society took in 66 dogs Monday from a hoarding situation in Kellogg where rescuers found 85 dogs and nine cats. Terriers, Jack Russells and Chihuahuas, puppies to ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:19 

Idaho Statesman

Former Boise State LB Vander Esch returning to Idaho; Bates, Williams sign rookie deals...

Former Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander Esch is heading into a contract year with the Dallas Cowboys, but he'll spend some time away from the NFL this weekend as his ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:01 

Idaho Statesman

How is Savannah Guthrie faring as "Jeopardy!" guest host? Viewers have mixed reviews...

Viewers are sharing mixed reactions toward Savannah Guthrie, the latest in a string of guest hosts for "Jeopardy!" Guthrie, the longtime anchor for the NBC News morning show "Today," began ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 19:01 

Idaho Statesman

Chaos erupts in courtroom as Simone Biles's brother acquitted of triple murder...

A woman charged at the brother of Olympian Simone Biles in an Ohio courtroom Tuesday after he was acquitted of triple murder. ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 18:49 

Idaho Statesman

GM Donnie Nelson, who brought Nowitzki, Doncic, leaving Mavs...

Dallas Mavericks general manager Donnie Nelson, instrumental in the club's acquisitions of Dirk Nowitzki and Luka Doncic, is leaving the organization after 24 seasons. The Mavericks said Wednesday the club ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 18:37 

Idaho Statesman

Fed sees faster time frame for rate hikes as inflation rises...

The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it may act sooner than previously planned to start dialing back the low-interest rate policies that have helped fuel a swift rebound from the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 18:20 

Idaho Statesman

Should COVID vaccines be required for school? Here's what Americans said in poll...

A majority of Americans support requiring students to get vaccinated against COVID-19 before returning to school, a recent poll found. A Gallup survey released June 11 found that 61% of ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 18:10 

Idaho Statesman

Meridian mayor proposes much bigger budget. What's in it, and what taxpayers would pay...

The city of Meridian budget could rise a whopping 41% next year. But breathe easy, property taxpayers: Your bills likely will rise only modestly. The large increase in Mayor Robert ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:55 

Idaho Statesman

Hackers could use Peloton bikes to spy on riders, security experts say. What to know...

Peloton users could face a new problem: hackers. Cyber security experts at McAfee discovered a security flaw on Peloton's Bike+ that could leave riders vulnerable to internet hackers, the company ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:46 

Idaho Statesman

'Hallucinating big time' in extreme heat, lost hiker rescued near California mountain...

Returning from a trip to the summit of San Gorgonio Mountain in California, Peggy Faulk fell behind a faster-moving hiking companion on Sunday afternoon. Then the 64-year-old investment banker from ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:44 

Idaho Statesman

Young alligator found in man's backpack during traffic stop, South Carolina cops say...

A routine traffic stop for expired tags took a strange turn in South Carolina when deputies discovered the driver's scaly passenger — a 2.5-foot-long alligator, according to the Berkeley County ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:28 

Idaho Statesman

Symptom-free COVID patients could still become long haulers, study shows...

A study of nearly 2 million coronavirus patients across the country found that about a quarter developed at least one long-COVID symptom such as "brain fog," breathing difficulties or high ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:16 

Idaho Statesman

Study: Half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals...

More than half the cosmetics sold in the United States and Canada are awash with a toxic industrial compound associated with serious health conditions, including cancer and reduced birth weight, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:16 

Idaho Statesman

Bus accident in northern Mexico leaves 12 dead...

A bus carrying patients for treatment of chronic illnesses flipped in northern Mexico near the U.S. border Tuesday, killing 12 people and leaving 10 others injured. The bus had been ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:15 

Idaho Statesman

Georgia lawmakers begin hearings to redraw district lines...

Georgia lawmakers are kicking off the process to redraw congressional, legislative and other electoral districts, setting up a showdown between Republicans seeking to retain power and Democrats reaching toward a ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:15 

Idaho Statesman

Analysis: Breaking down the College World Series teams...

A look at the eight teams competing in the College World Series, which starts Saturday at TD Ameritrade Park. (Capsules in order of CWS opening games. Coaches' records through super ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:14 

Idaho Statesman

Police: Officer on domestic call hears shots, fires at 2 men...

Police say an officer shot and wounded two men after hearing gunfire in northwest Philadelphia. Police said the officers were called to the West Mount Airy neighborhood shortly before 11 ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:14 

Idaho Statesman

New Steelers OC Canada to lean on Roethlisberger, run game...

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger recently expressed the challenges of learning a new offense in his 18th NFL season. First-year offensive coordinator Matt Canada intends to build off the strengths ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 17:12 

Idaho Statesman

Estate once owned by Dallas Cowboys icon Tom Landry lists for $2.9 million. Take a look...

Tom Landry, the first coach of the Dallas Cowboys who led them to a pair of Super Bowl victories, died in 2000 but his legend lives on — especially in ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:23 

Idaho Statesman

Lumber prices start to dip after reaching sky-high costs. Will they keep coming down?...

Lumber prices have started to come down from historically high levels — but some experts don't expect them to return to normal anytime soon. Supply shortages coupled with increased demand ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:19 

Idaho Statesman

Latinas left workforce at highest rate, see slow recovery...

Teresa Marez spent 14 years building a strong clientele base as a hair stylist in San Antonio. When her son, who is autistic, had to switch to virtual learning because ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:17 

Idaho Statesman

Editorial Roundup: U.S....

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: June 15 The Guardian on U.S. President Joe Biden, China and Europe: It is 50 years next month since Henry ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:17 

Idaho Statesman

Athletes abused by late doctor demand U-Michigan probe...

Former athletes on Wednesday urged the University of Michigan's governing board to launch a full investigation of sexual abuse committed by a late doctor and how the school failed to ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:15 

Idaho Statesman

AP source: Scott Brooks out as Wizards coach after 5 seasons...

Scott Brooks is out as coach of the Washington Wizards, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press Wednesday on condition of ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:13 

Idaho Statesman

FIFA clears Funes Mori to switch from Argentina to Mexico...

Argentina-born forward Rogelio Funes Mori has been cleared to represent Mexico, FIFA said Wednesday, meaning he could one day play against his twin brother Ramiro. FIFA said it approved a ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:12 

Idaho Statesman

Semi truck barrels through occupied home and driver runs away, Ohio police say...

An Ohio family is lucky to be alive after a semi-truck came barreling through their two-story home Wednesday morning. Police are searching for the driver, who ran from the Grand ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:11 

Idaho Statesman

Southwest still struggling with flight delays, cancellations...

Passengers on Southwest Airlines continued to deal with canceled flights and delays Wednesday, as the airline tried to recover from technology problems that started earlier this week. As of midmorning ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 16:07 

Idaho Statesman

Waddling into view are the stars of Netflix's 'Penguin Town'...

They arrive every year in their snazzy black and white tuxedos, causing traffic jams and clamoring for quality real estate. Endangered African penguins have long been a source of delight ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:59 

Idaho Statesman

Will buyer come off sidelines to buy Joe Montana's California estate at $24.5M? See it...

San Francisco 49ers great Joe Montana has sliced the asking price of his distinctive 500-acre Napa Valley estate to $24.5 million., according to realtor.com. The equestrian estate in Calistoga, California, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:49 

Idaho Statesman

AP source: Paul in protocols, status for West finals unclear...

Phoenix guard Chris Paul has entered the NBA's health and safety protocols and it is unclear whether he'll be available for the start of the Western Conference finals next week, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:43 

Idaho Statesman

Fire, smoke and 'burning smells' inside dishwashers cause 42,000 to be recalled...

Dishwashers should be able to clean dishes with hot water and dry them with heat, but shouldn't be hot boxes of fire and smoke. That's why Cove Appliance recalled 42,000 ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:35 

Idaho Statesman

What is Juneteenth? Five things to know after push for federal holiday passes Senate...

Juneteenth could become the next federal holiday as a bill backing the effort moves to the U.S. House. The U.S. Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution to nationally recognize ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:24 

Idaho Statesman

Storm get defensive, move back atop the AP power poll...

There were questions about the defending champion Seattle Storm's defense coming into the season with stalwarts Alysha Clark and Natasha Howard no longer on the roster. After a sluggish start ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:24 

Idaho Statesman

UC will require students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated...

The University of California is reversing course and will require all students, staff and faculty to be vaccinated against the coronavirus this fall. UC President Michael Drake "does plan to ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:24 

Idaho Statesman

Lawmakers return to Capitol to debate energy policy overhaul...

Illinois lawmakers returned to Springfield Tuesday to take up a major overhaul of energy policy, which includes state subsidies to keep nuclear power plants open, and an elected Chicago school ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 15:24 

Idaho Statesman

Brazil counts 52 virus cases connected to Copa America...

Brazil's health ministry raised the number of COVID-19 cases related to the Copa America to 52, including 33 players or staffers. The ministry said Tuesday that the increase, from 41 ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 14:48 

Idaho Statesman

Simone Biles' brother acquitted of triple murder — then chaos erupts in Ohio courtroom...

Tevin Biles-Thomas, the brother of Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, was acquitted Tuesday of triple murder following a 2018 shooting in Cleveland. Seconds after Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Joan Synenberg ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 14:44 

Idaho Statesman

Teen locked out of home learns she can't fit down chimney, Nevada officials say...

An 18-year-old girl who found herself locked out of her Nevada home Monday had an unusual backup plan, firefighters say. The teen tried to climb down the chimney of her ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 14:17 

Idaho Statesman

France's Pavard felt KO'd for nearly 15 seconds at Euro 2020...

Crashing face-first into the ground, France defender Benjamin Pavard said he felt like a boxer knocked out on the canvas. Pavard slammed into the turf in the 59th minute of ... Click to Continue...

 2021-06-16 14:15 

Idaho Statesman

Stocks, bond yields in holding pattern ahead of Fed decision...

Stocks were moving between small gains and losses Wednesday as investors wait to hear from the Federal Reserve on issues related to economy and inflation. The S&P 500 index was ... Click to Continue...

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