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Police: Multiple Crashes Block Interstate in SW Idaho
UPDATE, 10 a.m.: Idaho State Police say the eastbound lanes are now open for travel.
S. Idaho Man Pleads Guilty in Cockfighting Case
GOODING, Idaho (AP) — A south-central Idaho man accused of organizing a cockfight earlier this year has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of exhibition of cockfights.
Police Dog Dead After Being Left in Hot Car
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a Utah police dog is dead after his handler left him in a hot patrol car.
Retrial Begins for Four Defendants in Bundy Standoff
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Armed assault and lawful protest were the opposing scenarios presented to a federal jury in Las Vegas as the retrial began for four men who bore assault-style weapons during a standoff that stopped government agents from rounding up rancher Cliven Bundy's cattle in April …
Idaho Man Survives after Falling Into Abandoned Well
SAGLE, Idaho (AP) — A man is recovering after being rescued from an abandoned well in northwest Idaho.
Boy Dies After Being Pulled From Pond in Boise
Boy dies after being pulled from pond in Boise.
3-Year-Old Who Died After Being Left in Hot Car Identified
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County coroner has identified a 3-year-old boy who died in Las Vegas after being left in a parked car in triple-digit heat for at least an hour.
Idaho Fish and Game Proposes Allowing Hunters to Bait Wolves
KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Fish and Game Commission is considering several changes to hunting rules, including allowing the use of bait to hunt wolves.
Oregon Boy Dies After Falling Off a Parade Float in Baker City, OR
BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) — Police say an Oregon boy is dead after falling off a parade float on his seventh birthday.
Police: Blaze Caused by Fireworks Destroys East Idaho Home
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Authorities say a man setting off aerial fireworks in eastern Idaho while a neighbor screamed at him to stop ignited a brushfire that destroyed one home and damaged another.
Insect Attack! US West is Battling Crop-Killing Swarms
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Farmers in the U.S. West face a creepy scourge every eight years or so: Swarms of ravenous insects that can decimate crops and cause slippery, bug-slick car crashes as they march across highways and roads.
Mother Steals Daughter’s Placenta to Conceal Drug Use
CALDWELL, Idaho (AP) — A woman is accused of stealing her daughter's placenta and umbilical cord from a hospital in Idaho in an attempt to conceal any possible drug use that could result in the baby being taken away.