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 2021-02-24 16:17 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

FDA says Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine meets requirements for emergency use authorization...

In an analysis released Wednesday, the US Food and Drug Administration said the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine has met the requirements for emergency use authorization. The efficacy of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine against moderate to severe/critical ...

 2021-02-24 16:17 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn Fast Facts...

Here's a look at the Iraq War which was known as Operation Iraqi Freedom until September 2010, when it was renamed Operation New Dawn. In December 2011, the last US troops in Iraq crossed the border into Kuwait, marking the end of the almost-nine year...

 2021-02-24 16:16 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Ted Cruz Fast Facts...

Here's a look at the life of Ted Cruz, Republican senator of Texas and former 2016 presidential candidate. Personal Birth date: December 22, 1970 Birth place: Calgary, Alberta, Canada Birth name: Rafael Edward Cruz Father: Rafael Cruz, pastor Mother: ...

 2021-02-24 16:15 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Joaqun "El Chapo" Guzmn Fast Facts...

Here's a look at the life of Joaqun Guzmn, otherwise known as "El Chapo," a Mexican drug lord who has repeatedly broken out of prison. He was recaptured in January 2016 and later extradited to the United States to stand trial on federal charge...

 2021-02-24 16:14 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Saddam Hussein Trial Fast Facts...

Here is some background information about the trials and execution of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein. Facts Hussein was charged with premeditated murder, imprisonment and the deprivation of physical movement, forced deportation and torture. Seven othe...

 2021-02-24 16:12 

KMVT

[ Twin falls ]

Turn your quarantine clutter into money...

Consumers have been buying and selling used during the pandemic....

 2021-02-24 16:10 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

US temporarily reopens Texas tent facility to hold immigrant teenagers during COVID-19 pandemic...

President Joe Biden's administration has reopened a tent facility to house up to 700 immigrant teenagers after they cross the U.S.-Mexico border unaccompanied by a parent. This is the first migrant child facility to open under the Biden administration...

 2021-02-24 16:09 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

TikTok user raises $7,000 and drives for 12 hours to bring supplies to struggling Texans...

Chris Wieland was scrolling through TikTok when he saw the devastation that last week's winter storm wreaked on Texans. Within a few days, he had used the platform to raise $7,000 and drove to Killeen, Texas to distribute necessary supplies. "It&#...

 2021-02-24 16:07 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

COVID-19 antibodies may protect against reinfection later, study suggests...

There's new evidence that connects testing positive for COVID-19 antibodies from a prior infection with a significantly lower risk of becoming infected again in the future. A study, published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine on Wednesday, found t...

 2021-02-24 16:04 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Police in Germany and Belgium make Europe's biggest ever cocaine bust, worth billions of euros...

Authorities in Germany and Belgium seized more than 23,000 kilograms (50,700 pounds) of cocaine, worth billions of dollars, in an international operation that resulted in one arrest, officials said Wednesday, calling it the largest amount of cocaine ever ...

 2021-02-24 16:03 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

Bill to compensate wrongly convicted heads to Idaho governor...

Legislation to compensate people wrongly convicted of crimes in Idaho has cleared the House and is headed to Republican Gov. Brad Little....

 2021-02-24 15:45 

KMVT

[ Twin falls ]

Tanden facing new hurdles after Senate panels delay meetings...

President Joe Biden's choice of Neera Tanden to lead the White House budget office faced new hurdles Wednesday after two Senate committees postponed consideration of her nomination....

 2021-02-24 15:43 

Idaho Statesman

As House considers Equality Act, more Americans than ever identify as LGBT, poll finds...

As the U.S. House of Representatives prepares to vote on the Equality Act, a LGBT civil rights bill, a new poll finds more Americans than ever now identify as LGBT. ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 15:37 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Teen, 14, helps hundreds secure COVID-19 vaccine appointments through his own database...

Click here for updates on this story Chicago (WLS) — For many people, the path to getting a COVID-19 vaccine is a long and winding road. But Benjamin Kagan of Chicago Vaccine Angels is taking the legwork out of it for those who don't have the ti...

 2021-02-24 15:36 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Idaho Black History: Dr. Mamie Oliver...

Oliver is an ordained minister, educator, psychotherapist and author, and was the first Black professor at Boise State....

 2021-02-24 15:36 

Idaho Statesman

Missing California woman found dead below Grand Canyon lookout, officials say...

A California woman was found dead in the Grand Canyon a day after family members reported her missing, park officials said. National Park Service officials discovered a body below a ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 15:35 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Family without power for almost two weeks, while trying to care for mother in hospice...

Click here for updates on this story Monitor, Oregon (KPTV) — A family in the town of Monitor, just east of Woodburn, has been without power in their homes and their businesses for nearly two weeks. They say it's not only been uncomfortable, but...

 2021-02-24 15:35 

KMVT

[ Twin falls ]

'Miracle' puppy Skipper born with six legs, two tails...

At just a few days old, the Neel Veterinary Hospital says it is highly unusual for a puppy like her to survive this long....

 2021-02-24 15:30 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Last statue of dictator Francisco Franco removed from Spanish soil...

The last public statue of Spain's former dictator, Francisco Franco, was removed from Spanish soil on Tuesday. Workers took away the statue, which stood on a street in Melilla, a Spanish enclave in Morocco, after the local assembly approved its remova...

 2021-02-24 15:29 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Customer gives shop a bad Yelp review after being asked to wear a mask...

Click here for updates on this story Wahiawa, Hawaii (KITV) — Keoni Ahlo owns Teapresso Bar in Wahiawa. He says customers generally follow the COVID-19 guidelines that are posted at the store. Security footage taken on Sunday shows an employee asked...

 2021-02-24 15:28 

Idaho Statesman

A shot in the arm: EU vaccine program struggles to speed up...

Two months after its first vaccine shots, the European Union is still struggling to get its COVID-19 inoculation drive up to speed. EU leaders are meeting Thursday to jump-start the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 15:28 

Idaho Statesman

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing stretch...

The struggling Montreal Canadiens fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller on Wednesday following a three-game skid. Assistant coach Dominique Ducharme was appointed interim coach, and Alex ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 15:27 

KMVT

[ Twin falls ]

Lowe's 4Q results surge as people plow money into homes...

The nation's second-largest home improvement retailer behind Home Depot reported that fourth-quarter profits almost doubled from a year ago, while sales rose 27%....

 2021-02-24 15:27 

Idaho Statesman

'Justice has to be served,' says mom of teen brothers killed in Houston car meet crash...

A Texas mom is grieving after her two teen sons were killed in a crash following a car meet in Houston on Sunday. DeCarerick Kennedy, 16, was a sophomore at ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 15:25 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Chilly Sunshine...

Mostly sun with cold temperatures upper 20's to just below freezing. Light winds from the north 5-7mph. Bitter cold air tonight takes us below freezing for some tonight and wind chills deepen the cold. We'll see mainly single digits lows 0-6 degre...

 2021-02-24 15:22 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

Wellness Wednesday: the link between oral health and heart health...

As we wrap up American Heart Month, there are several key things you should do now to keep your heart and your mouth healthy....

 2021-02-24 15:21 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

GOP Tennessee state senators ask colleges to mandate that student-athletes stand for national anthem...

Some Republican lawmakers are unhappy with the East Tennessee State University men's basketball team for taking a knee during the National Anthem....

 2021-02-24 15:15 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

BTS covers Coldplay and more on MTV Unplugged debut...

BTS made their debut on MTV's Unplugged Tuesday night and played some of their greatest hits. The international K-pop sensation, which is comprised of Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook, performed "Telepathy" for the first time live,...

 2021-02-24 15:14 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

California can enforce its tough net neutrality law, federal judge says...

California's net neutrality law can go into effect after a federal judge on Tuesday handed a defeat to broadband providers who had pushed to overturn the law. Industry groups had asked the US District Court for the Eastern District of California to is...

 2021-02-24 15:13 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Tiger Woods is recovering from major surgery after a high-speed car crash...

Tiger Woods was "awake, responsive, and recovering" in the hospital from major surgery, according to a statement on his Twitter account on Tuesday, after a high-speed rollover car crash near Los Angeles. The 45-year-old golf legend was driving sho...

 2021-02-24 15:10 

Idaho Statesman

Idaho confirms cases of two different, faster spreading COVID-19 variants in one day...

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare on Tuesday confirmed two more cases of people infected with a coronavirus "variant of concern." Both variants have shown evidence of spreading much ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 15:09 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Biden's CIA director pick faces senators in confirmation hearing...

President Joe Biden's pick to lead the CIA, William Burns, is facing questions from lawmakers Wednesday during a hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee, his final hurdle on the path to being confirmed as the first lifelong diplomat to serve ...

 2021-02-24 15:08 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

CARES Act money used to provide free tutoring to special needs students...

Click here for updates on this story St. Louis County, Missouri (KMOV ) — St. Louis County is allocating $160,000 in federal CARES Act funding to help provide free tutoring to students with special needs. The program, a partnership between Miriam Le...

 2021-02-24 15:03 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Bullet from shooting hits gas meter, causes gas leak for neighborhood...

Click here for updates on this story Kansas City, Missouri (KCTV) — A Kansas City neighborhood experienced a gas leak early Wednesday morning after someone shot a gas meter during an overnight shooting. Officers responded at 12:53 a.m. to Independen...

 2021-02-24 15:02 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

'Failing the children': Former employee speaks out after allegations come to light...

Click here for updates on this story Asheville, North Carolina (WLOS) — Two Eliada Homes facilities, located in Asheville, for teenagers who have experienced severe psychological and sexual trauma have been shut down. The action was taken after stat...

 2021-02-24 15:02 

Idaho Statesman

Ice fisherman reels in massive 31-pound northern pike in North Idaho, photos show...

When a fish finally made its way to Zach and Mike Nunemacher's ice fishing hole, they knew it was a big one. The fish had made "several good runs," but ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 14:57 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

America's unemployment problem is much worse than it seems...

The national unemployment rate is masking how much some groups are still struggling in the pandemic economy. That's why the Federal Reserve looks at more than just the average jobless numbers to determine the nation's economic health. "When we...

 2021-02-24 14:54 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Residents asked to pay back thousands to UIA...

Click here for updates on this story Davison, Michigan (WNEM ) — As the pandemic continues, many people are still relying on unemployment benefits after losing their jobs. Some mid-Michigan residents are now being asked to pay back their benefits. &...

 2021-02-24 14:51 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Medical marijuana debate back in court of senators...

Click here for updates on this story Omaha, Nebraska (WOWT ) — The debate over medical marijuana will soon go back before Nebraska state senators. It appeared a vote by the people would decide the matter last November but the Nebraska Supreme Court ...

 2021-02-24 14:51 

KMVT

[ Twin falls ]

Homeowners dig up duffel bag full of guns in backyard...

The family did not want to speak on camera, but said they feel uneasy the weapons were buried in their backyard....

 2021-02-24 14:47 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Among the TSA's top 10 catches of 2020: a dead shark...

Next time you travel, make sure to leave your dead shark at home — that is, if you don't want to make the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)'s list of top 10 catches of the year. On the list of bizarre items TSA workers found durin...

 2021-02-24 14:46 

Idaho Statesman

Would Trump win GOP nomination if he runs again? Romney says it would be a 'landslide'...

Sen. Mitt Romney predicts former President Donald Trump would win the Republican nomination if he were to run for office again in the 2024 election. Romney, a Republican from Utah, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 14:45 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

IDHW to publish race-ethnicity data on COVID-19 vaccinations...

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is preparing to published race and ethnicity data for COVID-19 vaccinations by the end of the week....

 2021-02-24 14:44 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Marvel releases catchy 'Agatha All Along' song from 'WandaVision'...

"Agatha All Along," the catchy tune from episode seven of "WandaVision,4; is now on Spotify. (If you haven't seen the episode, here's your spoiler warning.) The song premiered last Friday and immediately went viral. It played during...

 2021-02-24 14:41 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

How snowpack affects Idaho's water year...

Colder temperatures will yield fluffier snow that piles up quickly, but it won't contain much water once it's all melted down....

 2021-02-24 14:41 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Ghana becomes first country to receive Covid vaccine through COVAX program...

Ghana has become the first country to receive Covid-19 vaccines through the World Health Organization's COVAX program on Wednesday, a joint statement issued by UNICEF Ghana and WHO Ghana said. The shipment, consisting of 600,000 doses of the AstraZene...

 2021-02-24 14:41 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Neighbor raises concerns over ACHD project on Phillippi Street...

Jacob Armstrong says he's worried about the petroleum lines running under the street, but ACHD says they have taken steps to ensure the construction will be safe....

 2021-02-24 14:39 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine is safe, data confirms...

The post Single-dose Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine is safe, data confirms appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2021-02-24 14:38 

Idaho Statesman

Southern Baptist Convention ousts Kentucky, Georgia churches over pro-LGBTQ values...

Churches in Kentucky and Georgia were removed by the Southern Baptist Convention on Tuesday for allowing members with pro-LGBTQ beliefs into their congregations. The decision to disfellowship St. Matthews Baptist ... Click to Continue...

 2021-02-24 14:37 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Airplane seat revolution creates one of biggest beds in the sky...

One of the largest beds in the sky is set to debut in just a few months time when JetBlue starts flying its A321neos from Boston and New York to London. JetBlue's new Mint Studio offering consists of two mini-rooms at the front of its newest planes, e...

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