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 2021-04-15 12:37 

Idaho Statesman

After union fight, Jeff Bezos to focus on Amazon workers...

After a union battle at an Alabama warehouse, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos said that as executive chairman he will focus on making the company a better place to work. Bezos ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 12:36 

Idaho Statesman

'Primitive fish' caught in east Tennessee river predates the 21st century, state says...

A lucky angler yanked a 5-foot-long fish out of east Tennessee's Clinch River, but it's not the size that drew the attention of the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. It's the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 12:25 

Idaho Statesman

Kent to pay $4.4M to family of Black man police killed...

The city of Kent has agreed to pay $4.4 million to the family of Giovonn Joseph-McDade to settle a lawsuit saying police unnecessarily shot to death the 20-year-old after a ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 12:16 

Idaho Statesman

Police: Officer fired at suspect during confrontation...

An officer who said he felt threatened and requested backup during an early-morning confrontation fired his gun at a fleeing suspect early Thursday in Hollywood, police said. The incident unfolded ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 12:16 

Idaho Statesman

Missouri woman gets prison for killing boyfriend with car...

A St. Louis woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for fatally hitting her boyfriend with her car during an argument in 2018. Tesia Akins, 33, was sentenced ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 12:14 

Idaho Statesman

Thermo Fisher buying PPD in deal worth $17.4 billion...

Thermo Fisher is buying clinical research company PPD in a deal valued at $17.4 billion. Activity in healthcare testing has surged during the global pandemic, and Thermo Fisher expanded its ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 12:02 

Idaho Statesman

The disabled hope their Oscar moment can become a movement...

Right down to its production design, the Oscars have not always felt like the most welcoming place for the disabled. "I've always seen that stage with its stairs as a ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 11:40 

Idaho Statesman

No room for error: Atltico must beat Eibar to keep lead...

On the schedule, a home match against Eibar is easy to overlook. But Atltico Madrid's meeting with the league's worst team has become a must-win match in its flagging title ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 11:36 

Idaho Statesman

Police: Bullet kills sleeping 7-year-old boy in Florida...

Police in Florida are searching for the person who shot into an apartment and killed a 7-year-old boy who was sleeping inside. The boy's 28-year-old mother was injured in the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 11:19 

Idaho Statesman

Rite Aid: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot...

Rite Aid Corp. (RAD) on Thursday reported a loss of $18.5 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The Camp Hill, Pennsylvania-based company said it had a loss of 34 cents ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 11:09 

Idaho Statesman

WHO: Europe has surpassed 1 million COVID-19 deaths...

GENEVA — A top official from the World Health Organization says Europe has surpassed 1 million deaths from COVID-19 and the situation remains "serious," with about 1.6 million new cases ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 11:03 

Idaho Statesman

Bank of America profit doubles in 1Q to $8.1 billion...

Bank of America Corp. says its net income doubled to $8.05 billion in the first quarter. The bank, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, said Thursday that it had earnings of ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:57 

Idaho Statesman

City star Foden on course to reach status of Mbappe, Haaland...

Phil Foden had just finished his latest post-match chat with Erling Haaland when a message from the Manchester City forward's Twitter account made its way to another of the world's ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:57 

Idaho Statesman

'Hillbilly Elegy' author J.D. Vance quits firm after tweets...

"Hillbilly Elegy" author J.D. Vance has resigned from the board of a company that uses green technology to mass-produce food in Appalachia, days after sending some controversial tweets. Vance was ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:48 

Idaho Statesman

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal...

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe Biden's decision to withdraw all ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:30 

Idaho Statesman

Colorful coffins lighten mood at New Zealand funerals...

When the pallbearers brought Phil McLean's coffin into the chapel, there were gasps before a wave of laughter rippled through the hundreds of mourners. The coffin was a giant cream ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:16 

Idaho Statesman

Bank of America: Q1 Earnings Snapshot...

Bank of America Corp. (BAC) on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $8.05 billion. The bank, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, said it had earnings of 86 cents per share. ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:14 

Idaho Statesman

Vini Zab team withdraws from Giro after doping cases...

Italian cycling team Vini Zab withdrew from the Giro d'Italia on Thursday while awaiting a decision from the UCI over a possible suspension because of two doping cases. The team ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:12 

Idaho Statesman

AP sources: Tool behind crackdown on opioids could expire...

The Biden administration has been slow-walking its work on the extension of a legislative order that would keep in place a sweeping tool that's helped federal agents crack down on ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:10 

Idaho Statesman

Commerce: Q1 Earnings Snapshot...

Commerce Bancshares Inc. (CBSH) on Thursday reported first-quarter profit of $131 million. The Kansas City, Missouri-based bank said it had earnings of $1.11 per share. The results topped Wall Street ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:00 

Idaho Statesman

Boise State cut its baseball team, but former manager Gary Van Tol hasn't left yet...

Baseball was one of two programs Boise State cut last July in an effort to trim the athletic department budget, but former manager Gary Van Tol hasn't gone anywhere. He's ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:00 

Idaho Statesman

Fox News called him socialist. Rush said he'd fail. What $70K minimum-wage CEO says now...

Last year, Gravity Payments announced that it was struggling, like many businesses, during the early months of the coronavirus pandemic. Some people thought the Seattle company had gone belly-up. "When ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:00 

Idaho Statesman

You could vote on everything from president to mayor in one election in Idaho. Some hate it...

In its original form, Senate Bill 1111 was intended to fix a law enacted last year. The bill, from Senate President Pro-Tem Chuck Winder, R-Boise, and Rep. Joe Palmer, R-Meridian, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:00 

Idaho Statesman

Could Boise's 'insane' home-sales market crash? Or just correct? What economists say...

Just before the Great Recession in 2008, home prices in Ada County rose by nearly 18% a year. Today, it's even higher, 20.8%. Does that mean we're headed for the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 10:00 

Idaho Statesman

An Albertsons. 100s of houses, apartments, coming near you (plus: Can you afford them?)...

The latest proposed developments, other construction projects and new businesses around Idaho's Treasure Valley: Boise Boise now ranks as the nation's 23rd least-affordable city for owning a home among 100 ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:52 

Idaho Statesman

Senior royals to skip uniforms at Prince Philip's funeral...

Senior royals must wear civilian clothes to Prince Philip's funeral, defusing potential tensions over who would be allowed to don military uniforms. Queen Elizabeth II's decision means Prince Harry won't ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:52 

Idaho Statesman

Makeshift defense comes through for Madrid in decisive games...

One by one, Real Madrid defenders started going down. First it was captain Sergio Ramos with a muscle injury. Then Raphael Varane with the coronavirus. Next was Lucas Vzquez with ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:42 

Idaho Statesman

'Distance makes sense:' Semenya pins Olympic hopes on 5,000...

Caster Semenya won the 5,000-meter race at the South African national championships on Thursday in a personal-best time and then said she's likely to focus on long-distance events for the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:32 

Idaho Statesman

Coach among 3 coronavirus cases at Hertha Berlin...

Hertha Berlin coach Pal Dardai has tested positive for the coronavirus along with one of his assistants and forward Dodi Lukebakio ahead of a key game in the fight against ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

Horoscopes for Thursday, April 15, 2021...

Aries March 21-April 19 You could fall in love with an idea or a belief now, or you might be enchanted by the way someone's mind works. This will be ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

Joe Starkey: Penguins must keep Bryan Rust long-term, for Sid's sake...

It absolutely belongs in the Pittsburgh sports radio Topic Hall of Fame, right up there with "Did the Patriots cheat?" "How much blame does Ben get?" and "Why's Nutting so ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

Review: 'Beforeigners' mashes up the buddy cop genre and sci-fi time travel in this Norwegian drama...

One night in the Norwegian city of Oslo, strange flashes of light illuminate the bay from below. And then suddenly, living, breathing, freaked-out humans pop up out of the water, ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

'Dad Stop Embarrassing Me' is a true family affair for Jamie Foxx and daughter Corinne...

Corinne Foxx spent her entire childhood getting embarrassed by her dad, just like you. He just happened to be famous. The 27-year-old daughter of actor Jamie Foxx had an unusual ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

How did they create 'Mulan's' massive Imperial City? Think giant digital Lego kit...

The live-action "Mulan" eliminated some of the animated version's fantasy elements in favor of a more grounded, historical-epic feeling. Therefore, the main mission of its Oscar-nominated visual effects teams was ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

From almond butter aspirations to classical recordings on cassette tapes, Chicago label Parlour Tapes is ready for its next chapter...

CHICAGO — There was a time when Parlour Tapes — cassette label, event planners, and sound experiment extraordinaires — came precariously close to breaking into the nut butter business. Deidre ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:30 

Idaho Statesman

Philly director digs into unsolved Notorious B.I.G. murder in 'City of Lies'...

Who killed the Notorious B.I.G.? Brad Furman has a strong suspicion, and he's ready with a three-word response to people's questions about the 1997 murder of rapper Christopher Wallace, who ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:01 

Idaho Statesman

Biologists defy Cyprus' ethnic divide to protect environment...

There's something regal in the sprightly step and curious gaze of the long-horn sheep that roam the hills near Varisia, an abandoned village inside a U.N. buffer zone that cuts ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 09:00 

Idaho Statesman

Why flights from Central America to LA often have the enticing aroma of fried chicken...

LOS ANGELES — Norma Ramirez stepped off Delta Flight 1903 from Guatemala City with a backpack, a blue neck pillow and an aromatic carry-on: chicken. Lots and lots of fried ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 08:43 

Idaho Statesman

EXPLAINER: What are the Iran nuclear talks all about?...

Negotiations to bring the United States back into a landmark nuclear deal with Iran are set to resume Thursday in Vienna amid signs of progress — but also under the ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 08:00 

Idaho Statesman

Britain watches, wonders: Will brother princes make peace while grieving grandfather's death?...

LONDON — A popular prince's return. Two brothers, once close but now estranged. A grandmother in deep mourning for her spouse of more than seven decades. A strait-laced father whose ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:41 

Idaho Statesman

The Latest: Thailand adds 1,500 cases, mulls new measures...

BANGKOK, Thailand — Thailand's coronavirus cases surpassed 1,500 on Thursday to set another record, sparking concerns the pandemic may spiral out of hand. More than 8,000 cases have been recorded ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:35 

Idaho Statesman

LEADING OFF: Jackie Robinson Day, Red Sox go for 10th in row...

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ REMEMBERING JACKIE All players, managers, coaches and umpires will wear No. 42 to celebrate Jackie Robinson Day, marking the anniversary ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Oklahoma City visits Detroit, looks to stop road slide...

Oklahoma City Thunder (20-35, 13th in the Western Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (16-39, 15th in the Eastern Conference) Detroit; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Oklahoma City visits Detroit looking ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Golden State plays Cleveland after Curry's 42-point performance...

Golden State Warriors (27-28, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (20-34, 13th in the Eastern Conference) Cleveland; Thursday, 8 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Golden State faces the Cleveland ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Doncic leads Dallas into matchup with New York...

New York Knicks (29-27, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (30-24, seventh in the Western Conference) Dallas; Friday, 9:30 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Luka Doncic and the Dallas ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Western Conference-leading Utah faces Indiana...

Indiana Pacers (26-28, ninth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (41-14, first in the Western Conference) Salt Lake City; Friday, 3 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: The Indiana Pacers face ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Top scorers meet in Washington-New Orleans matchup...

New Orleans Pelicans (25-30, 11th in the Western Conference) vs. Washington Wizards (21-33, 12th in the Eastern Conference) Washington; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: A pair of the league's ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Eastern Conference leader Philadelphia and Los Angeles meet...

Los Angeles Clippers (39-18, third in the Western Conference) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (38-17, first in the Eastern Conference) Philadelphia; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: The Eastern Conference-leading Philadelphia 76ers ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Timberwolves host the Heat in out-of-conference game...

Miami Heat (28-27, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (14-42, 15th in the Western Conference) Minneapolis; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Anthony Edwards and the Minnesota Timberwolves ... Click to Continue...

 2021-04-15 07:23 

Idaho Statesman

Chicago takes on Memphis, seeks to end 4-game slide...

Memphis Grizzlies (27-26, eighth in the Western Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (22-32, 10th in the Eastern Conference) Chicago; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Chicago aims to break its four-game ... Click to Continue...

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