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 2020-01-22 13:25 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Closures for January 22, 2020...

SCHOOL CLOSURES THURSDAY JAN. 22, 2020: North Fremont Sr/Jr High & Ashton Elementary The post Closures for January 22, 2020 appeared first on Local News 8 ....

 2020-01-22 13:24 

KTVB

[ Boise ]

Flu season expected to continue its decline in activity...

It has been an 'unusual' flu season....

 2020-01-22 13:17 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

A Michigan woman says a passenger assaulted her as she slept on a Spirit Airlines flight...

A Michigan woman says a passenger assaulted her as she slept on a Spirit Airlines morning flight from Atlanta to Detroit. Detroit student Tia Jackson, 22, told CNN she was in the middle seat Tuesday while her friend was sitting by the window and a man the...

 2020-01-22 13:00 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Behind the scenes: Why the opening day of the impeachment trial felt like the first day of school...

The first true day of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial was historic, the start of only the third such proceeding in the country's 230 years of existence. It also felt a bit like the first day of school. On Tuesday morning, Senators dutif...

 2020-01-22 12:58 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Terry Jones, 'Monty Python' star, dead at 77...

"Monty Python" star Terry Jones has died aged 77, Britain's PA Media news agency has reported, citing his agent. Jones was a member of the much-loved British comedy group and also directed a number of its most popular films, including "Lif...

 2020-01-22 12:48 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

LA City Council urges MLB to award 2017, 2018 World Series titles to Dodgers over sign-stealing scandal...

The Los Angeles City Council passed a resolution on Tuesday urging Major League Baseball to revoke the World Series titles from the Boston Red Sox and the Houston Astros and reward them to the LA Dodgers instead. The council's move comes one week afte...

 2020-01-22 12:42 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

Trump says he'd 'love' to attend his own impeachment trial...

During a press conference at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Donald Trump said he would...

 2020-01-22 12:41 

Idaho Statesman

Years after SARS, a more confident China faces a new virus...

As a viral outbreak spread from the central Chinese city of Wuhan this week, the ruling Communist Party's central political and legal affairs commission issued a stern warning: "Whoever deliberately ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:41 

Idaho Statesman

Images of starving lions in Sudan zoo spark global concern...

At an impoverished, forlorn zoo in Sudan's capital, several lions are starving in rusted cages — their ribs protruding, eyes glassy and skin flaccid, they are desperate for food and ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:41 

Idaho Statesman

Italy's 5-Star implosion may claim party leader Di Maio...

The head of Italy's 5-Star Movement met with ministers Wednesday amid rumors he would step aside as party leader following a string of parliamentary defections, falling poll numbers and questions ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:40 

KXPI

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Top US bankers don't want to lead the climate fight...

America's most powerful bankers don't want to lead the way in tackling the climate crisis. While professing deep concern about global warming, top executives at the World Economic Forum this week expressed reluctance to act as referees in financia...

 2020-01-22 12:39 

Idaho Statesman

Why tech has been slow to fight wildfires, extreme weather...

For two years running , California's wildfires have sent plumes of smoke across Silicon Valley. So far, that hasn't spurred much tech innovation aimed at addressing extreme-weather disasters associated with ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:38 

KXPI

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Saudi Arabia denies it hacked Jeff Bezos' phone after crown prince implicated...

A forensics team hired by Jeff Bezos has concluded with medium to high probability that a hack of the Amazon CEO's mobile phone originated from an account controlled by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a source. Saudi Arabia denied...

 2020-01-22 12:37 

Idaho Statesman

NJ is 1st state to mandate severance pay for mass layoffs...

New Jersey has become the first state in the nation to guarantee severance pay for mass layoffs, according to the bill's sponsors and the governor's office. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:37 

Idaho Statesman

Automaker Daimler sees full-year earnings sag by half...

Germany's Daimler AG, maker of Mercedes-Benz cars, saw its operating earnings fall by half in 2019 as its flagship luxury brand saw lower profits in a tougher global auto market. ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:36 

Idaho Statesman

Trump lauds US economy at Davos forum, slams impeachment...

President Donald Trump is leaving the World Economic Forum in Switzerland with bullish talk on the American economy and lashing out at his Senate impeachment trial back in Washington. Trump ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:36 

Idaho Statesman

Trump wants to deliver State of Union even if trial underway...

President Donald Trump says he wants to deliver the State of the Union as scheduled even if his impeachment trial is ongoing. Trump told reporters in Davos, Switzerland on Wednesday ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:33 

Idaho Statesman

Miller Park to be renamed American Family Field...

The Milwaukee Brewers home ballpark will have a new name next year after a 20-year deal with Miller comes to an end. American Family Insurance announced Tuesday evening that Miller ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:31 

Idaho Statesman

Tennys, anyone? Sandgren, Paul stun Australian Open seeds...

Tennys Sandgren was looking in great shape for a big upset at the Australian Open after building a massive lead against No. 8 seed Matteo Berrettini on Wednesday. And then, ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:29 

KXPI

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Leaders are gathering in Jerusalem for the Auschwitz anniversary. Poland's president won't be there...

It's a guest list any host would be proud to assemble. To mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp this week, more than 40 presidents and prime ministers, kings, princes and grand dukes will come to Jerusalem to ...

 2020-01-22 12:29 

Idaho Statesman

Islamic extremists kill Nigerian pastor, attack his hometown...

Islamic militants in Nigeria have killed a Christian pastor who had pleaded for his life in a video just days earlier, and a human rights activist said Tuesday that other ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 12:24 

KXPI

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A homeless veteran with no known family was treated to a burial with full honors in Florida...

He was known around town as the friendly homeless man who would happily chat about anything — the weather, sports or whatever passersby wanted to talk about. But when John Meade died in St. Augustine, Florida, late last year, police realized he had ...

 2020-01-22 12:22 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

This year, at least six states are trying to restrict transgender kids from getting gender reassignment treatments...

State lawmakers can't stop fighting about the rights of their transgender citizens: Their access to bathrooms. The sports they can play in school. Whether businesses can turn them away because of their gender identity. But they've never weighed re...

 2020-01-22 12:17 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

With rules approved, Democrats will begin opening arguments in Trump's impeachment trial Wednesday...

In a marathon 13-hour session on Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday morning, the Senate formally adopted rules for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump....

 2020-01-22 12:12 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Katerina Sakellaropoulou becomes Greece's first woman president...

High court judge and human rights advocate Katerina Sakellaropoulou has been elected Greece's first female president by parliament on Wednesday. Sakellaropoulou was nominated by the ruling conservative New Democracy party, but also managed to secure t...

 2020-01-22 12:11 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

Tax season starts January 27...

The Idaho State Tax Commission starts processing 2019 Idaho individual income tax returns on Monday, Jan. 27....

 2020-01-22 12:10 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

CNN poll: Bernie Sanders surges to join Biden atop Democratic presidential pack...

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has improved his standing in the national Democratic race for president, joining former Vice President Joe Biden in a two-person top tier above the rest of the field, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. The poll mark...

 2020-01-22 12:09 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

K-pop megastars BTS announce 2020 'Map of the Soul' world tour...

After a month of rumors, K-pop megaband BTS have finally confirmed a new world tour starting in April. The seven-strong boy band announced the "Map of the Soul" tour on Wednesday, with the first performance scheduled to be held in Seoul on April 1...

 2020-01-22 12:08 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

The stock market is eerily calm again. Uh-oh......

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. The last time the S&P 500 fell by 1% or more, the United States had just announced it would pull troops out of Syria. The...

 2020-01-22 12:06 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Memphis Meats raised $161 million to grow meat from cells...

Memphis Meats, which grows meat from animal cells, just got a huge endorsement from some big-named backers. That will take it one step closer to selling its product, but it's still a long way off from hitting store shelves. The five-year-old startup s...

 2020-01-22 12:03 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Serena Williams quizzed on Meghan Markle, credits reporter with 'good try'...

If you don't ask, you don't get. So a reporter asked Serena Williams about her good friend Meghan Markle. Guess what? They didn't get. To recap, Markle and her husband Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, have decided to give up their royal title...

 2020-01-22 12:01 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

Netflix holds its own in the streaming wars - for now...

The boost helps reaffirm Netflix's strong standing in the increasingly crowded world of video streaming....

 2020-01-22 11:59 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

GM's Cruise heads down new road with new robotaxi concept...

The Origin represents another significant step for Cruise, which had only 40 employees when GM bought it in 2016 as part of its effort to catch up in the race to build cars that can drive themselves....

 2020-01-22 11:59 

Idaho Statesman

New species of 'walking sharks' found in tropics. They use fins like feet on land...

Four new species of "walking sharks" have been discovered in tropical waters off northern Australia and New Guinea, according to a report by the University of Queensland in Australia. The ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:57 

KIVI/KSAW

[ Boise ]

Science Says: What to know about the viral outbreak in China...

However, viruses can mutate into more dangerous and contagious forms, and it's too early to say what will happen with this one....

 2020-01-22 11:49 

Idaho Statesman

TD Ameritrade's profit falls 37% after cutting commissions...

Online brokerage TD Ameritrade's fiscal first-quarter profit fell 37% in the first full quarter with free commissions on most trades. The Omaha, Nebraska, based company said Tuesday it earned $379 ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Hofstra looks to extend streak vs Delaware...

Delaware (13-7, 3-4) vs. Hofstra (14-6, 5-2) Mack Sports Complex, Hempstead, New York; Thursday, 6:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Hofstra looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head series ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Green Bay, Cleveland St. meet in conference play...

Green Bay (9-11, 4-3) vs. Cleveland State (7-13, 3-4) Wolstein Center, Cleveland; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Horizon foes meet as Green Bay takes on Cleveland State. Green Bay ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Towson looks to extend streak vs Elon...

Towson (10-9, 4-3) vs. Elon (5-15, 1-6) Schar Center, Elon, North Carolina; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Towson looks for its fifth straight conference win against Elon. Towson's last ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Nebraska Omaha looks to extend streak vs W. Illinois...

Western Illinois (5-11, 2-4) vs. Nebraska Omaha (10-10, 3-2) Baxter Arena, Omaha, Nebraska; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Nebraska Omaha looks for its seventh straight win in the head-to-head ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

N. Dakota looks to end streak vs Denver...

Denver (5-15, 1-5) vs. North Dakota (8-12, 2-4) Betty Engelstad Sioux Center, Grand Forks, North Dakota; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Denver looks to extend North Dakota's conference losing ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Baker, UNC-Asheville host Radford...

Radford (10-8, 5-1) vs. UNC-Asheville (8-9, 2-4) Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina; Thursday, 6 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Two guards will be on display as Carlik Jones and Radford will ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Northeastern looks for home win vs Drexel...

Drexel (12-8, 5-2) vs. Northeastern (10-9, 4-3) Matthews Arena, Boston; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Northeastern looks for its eighth straight win over Drexel at Matthews Arena. The last ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Youngstown St. looks for home win vs Milwaukee...

Milwaukee (9-10, 4-3) vs. Youngstown State (11-9, 4-3) Beeghly Physical Education Center, Youngstown, Ohio; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Youngstown State looks for its fourth straight win over Milwaukee ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

UAB looks for home win vs Southern Miss...

Southern Miss (5-14, 1-5) vs. UAB (12-7, 3-3) Bartow Arena, Birmingham, Alabama; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: UAB looks for its fifth straight win over Southern Miss at Bartow ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Liberty looks to extend streak vs N. Fla....

Liberty (19-1, 5-0) vs. North Florida (11-9, 4-1) UNF Arena, Jacksonville, Florida; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Liberty looks for its 11th straight conference win against North Florida. Liberty's ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Valpo, Missouri St. meet in conference play...

Valparaiso (10-9, 3-3) vs. Missouri State (9-10, 3-3) JQH Arena, Springfield, Missouri; Thursday, 8:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Missouri State plays host to Valparaiso in a MVC matchup. Both squads ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Weber State looks to extend streak vs Montana State...

Montana State (9-9, 3-4) vs. Weber State (6-12, 2-5) Dee Events Center, Ogden, Utah; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Weber State looks for its 12th straight win in the ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:46 

Idaho Statesman

Middle Tenn. looks to end streak vs La. Tech...

Louisiana Tech (13-5, 4-2) vs. Middle Tennessee (4-15, 0-6) Murphy Athletic Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Louisiana Tech looks to extend Middle Tennessee's conference losing streak ... Click to Continue...

 2020-01-22 11:38 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

National Weather Service warns of falling iguanas...

As the coldest air of the season spreads across the Eastern US, even some southern states are feeling the chill. From Louisiana to the Carolinas, even down through Florida, temperatures are averaging 10 to 15 degrees below normal. Freeze warnings and hard...

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