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 2021-01-22 19:00 

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Gov. Little calls legislation to end emergency order "shameful game"...

Little accused legislators of...

 2021-01-22 18:33 

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Judge says Amazon won't have to restore Parler web service...

Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday against a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social media app favored by followers of former President Donald Trump....

 2021-01-22 18:06 

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Sanders reacts to inauguration memes, shouts out woman who made his mittens...

Sen. Bernie Sanders reacted to the memes of him from Inauguration Day on Thursday and took the chance to shout out the woman who made the mittens he was wearing a schoolteacher in Vermont....

 2021-01-22 18:06 

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Activists are not taking to the streets. They are going virtual during the pandemic...

"Social media is a powerful tool, especially if you know how to use it. We can reach senior citizens, young people."...

 2021-01-22 17:54 

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Prime Minister says UK variant of coronavirus appears to be more deadly...

Preliminary data from the United Kingdom suggests the variant of coronavirus detected in that country last fall, and identified here in the U.S., may be more deadly, according to Prime Minister Boris Johnson....

 2021-01-22 17:20 

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Mega Millions jackpot swells to $1 billion ahead of Friday night's drawing...

The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has grown to $1 billion, hours before numbers will be drawn Friday night....

 2021-01-22 16:47 

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Ford told to recall 3 million vehicles over airbag concerns, costing them $610 million...

The Ford Motor Company is being told to recall about 3 million vehicles over potential issues with airbag inflators. The move will cost the company an estimated $610 million, according to a filing they made with the Securities and Exchange Commission....

 2021-01-22 16:44 

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Carnival Cruise Line extends pause on US departures through end of April...

Carnival Cruise Line announced Friday that it's extending its pause on U.S. departures through April 30....

 2021-01-22 16:39 

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Chicago teachers voting on whether they'll return for in-person class next week...

Chicago teachers have started voting on whether they'll return to in-person class next week ahead of elementary students' return....

 2021-01-22 16:34 

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Governor Little to make announcement regarding COVID-19 Friday...

The briefing is set for noon Mountain Time....

 2021-01-22 16:16 

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The Idaho National Guard helps with security during the inauguration...

The Idaho National Guard was tasked with protecting the U.S. Capitol during the presidential inauguration in Washington D.C....

 2021-01-22 16:11 

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Interactive art at JUMP encourages 'Giggling for Good'...

The not-for-profit organization is helping people ring in the new year with some laughs after a tough 2020....

 2021-01-22 15:46 

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MLB legend Hank Aaron dies at 86, reports say...

Baseball legend...

 2021-01-22 15:34 

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After briefly being banished to parking garages, National Guard told to resume resting at Capitol...

Thousands of off-duty National Guardsmen were allowed to return to the U.S. Capitol on Thursday evening, hours after reports emerged that they had been ordered to vacate the building, set up mobile commands away from the Capitol and take their rest breaks...

 2021-01-22 15:26 

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Schumer: House to send Trump impeachment article to Senate Monday, triggering trial...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will send the article of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday....

 2021-01-22 15:16 

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White House press secretary to hold briefing with economic council director Friday...

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki is set to host another press briefing on Friday and the economic council director is expected to join her....

 2021-01-22 14:27 

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NFL announces 22,000 fans will attend Super Bowl, including 7,500 vaccinated health care workers...

The NFL will limit capacity at Super Bowl LV to 22,000, including 7,500 health care workers who have received the COVID-19 vaccine....

 2021-01-22 13:38 

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Dave Chapelle tests positive for COVID-19, upcoming shows canceled...

Chapelle had been performing socially-distancing shows in Ohio since June and moved the shows to Austin during the winter....

 2021-01-22 13:26 

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Arizona store owner drew gun after his 'no-mask' rule sparked argument with masked customer...

A no-mask policy at a Cave Creek t-shirt shop led to shoving, cussing, and ultimately a Valley store owner pulling a gun on a customer....

 2021-01-22 12:50 

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Senate Finance Committee to hold key vote on Janet Yellen's nomination for Treasury Secretary...

The Senate Finance Committee will vote on whether to send Janet Yellen's nomination to the Senate floor. Should that happen, Yellen could be confirmed as the next Treasury Secretary by the end of the day....

 2021-01-22 12:23 

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Biden to sign two more executive orders Friday aimed at expanding benefits amid pandemic...

Biden is expected to sign the orders during a 2:45 p.m. ET press conference regarding the current state of the economy....

 2021-01-22 07:30 

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Biden introduces a proposed sweeping immigration bill...

The Biden Administration is taking quick action on immigration reform, giving millions of undocumented people in the country hope for a possible pathway to citizenship....

 2021-01-22 04:17 

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With waiver granted, Congress poised for quick action on Biden's Pentagon nominee...

Both the House and Senate on Thursday easily passed a waiver that would allow Austin to hold the position, clearing the way for him to be confirmed as defense secretary by week's end....

 2021-01-22 04:05 

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Amid cancellation talk, Tokyo Olympics 'focused on hosting'...

The Times of London reported that Tokyo is looking at securing the Olympics in 2032, indicating that the Summer Games would not be played until 2024....

 2021-01-22 03:47 

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Travelers booking international trips for 2021 as COVID-19 vaccines spread across the world...

Globally, 26% said they would only travel to destinations that required visitors to be vaccinated before travel....

 2021-01-22 03:03 

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Canadian PM Trudeau 'disappointed' with Biden's decision on first day...

While Trudeau welcomed news that the US would rejoin the Paris Agreement, revoking the permit will cost Canadian jobs, Trudeau said....

 2021-01-22 02:43 

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How Jerome High School seniors are helping drivers follow the speed limit...

When seniors at Jerome High School conducted a study about speeding, they found it was a big issue in the nearby residential areas. They noticed having posted speed limit signs made drivers significantly reduce their speeds, so they raised funds to get ne...

 2021-01-22 02:38 

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Putting the Blue Cross Foundation Community Grant into action...

Although the city did not want to rush into anything and be cautious about how it would use the funding, progress has been slower than anticipated....

 2021-01-22 02:10 

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How to prevent scammers from getting your stimulus check...

If you have not received your $600 payment from the federal government, be sure to check your mail....

 2021-01-22 01:04 

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Has the worst of the coronavirus peaked in the US?...

Experts say it's possible, but it all depends on the spread of mutations to the coronavirus that make the virus more transmissible....

 2021-01-22 00:59 

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Chobani will give workers paid time off to get COVID-19 vaccine...

Chobani, the food company best known for its yogurt, will give each of its employees up to six hours of paid time off to get the COVID-19 vaccine, when available....

 2021-01-22 00:54 

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Researchers: Want to stay safe from COVID-19? Wear a mask....

A study by UCLA researchers found if everyone were to wear a mask in public, continue health measures like social distancing and handwashing, the rate of coronavirus spread could be reduced to near zero....

 2021-01-21 23:54 

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Hotels turn to elopement packages to attract those planning weddings...

As the number of large weddings and lavish receptions plummeted in 2020 — a trend looking to continue for at least the early part of 2021 — luxury hotels are turning to a new strategy to market their event space: elopements....

 2021-01-21 23:51 

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Idaho House OKs plan to let lawmakers call special sessions...

A constitutional amendment allowing the part-time Idaho Legislature to call itself into a special session has passed the House and is headed to the Senate....

 2021-01-21 23:28 

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Sen. McConnell seeks to push impeachment trial to February...

McConnell has not indicated how he'd vote, but he strongly condemned Trump's rhetoric leading into the Jan. 6 US Capitol riot....

 2021-01-21 23:08 

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Treasure Valley Community Resource Center Wins January Award...

January's winner of the Shine A Light award is the Treasure Valley Community Resource Center.The local non-profit has been helping people who are having a hard time paying their bills connect with groups who can help them. They also produce an informa...

 2021-01-21 22:41 

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House, Senate approve waiver to allow Biden's pick for Defense Sec. to be considered...

Congress has sent President Biden the first bill that he'll sign into law, a measure to allow retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as President Joe Biden's secretary of defense....

 2021-01-21 22:38 

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Biden Administration needs to act to prevent more rent-relief delays...

"A lot of people are in this situation. A lot of people have applied for this relief and have gone months without hearing back, and in that time, a lot can happen."...

 2021-01-21 22:32 

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If you received unemployment, you could owe more in taxes...

If you are an Idahoan who received unemployment benefits from the COVID-19 pandemic, you might be in for a big surprise when filing your taxes this year....

 2021-01-21 22:14 

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'The Youth Stand With the Truth': Boise youth climate activists call on newly elected officials...

Extinction Rebellion Youth (XRY) Boise and Boise Sunrise Movement held yellow banners at Boise Depot Wednesday, voicing requests for newly elected officials to take action on environmental issues....

 2021-01-21 22:05 

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What is the Defense Production Act President Biden invoked...

President Joe Biden issued another round of executive orders aimed at battling the coronavirus pandemic Thursday. Among the directives, the new president authorized the expanded use of the Defense Production Act....

 2021-01-21 21:49 

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106-year-old gets COVID-19 vaccine, has advice for seniors...

Mathilda Kolt of Chagrin Falls has a strong opinion about the importance of Ohio seniors getting the COVID-19 vaccine in the coming weeks and months....

 2021-01-21 21:28 

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Can COVID-19 vaccines be mixed and matched to get the two doses?...

The COVID-19 vaccines available so far require two shots, and health officials say the doses should be the same kind. In the U.S., health officials say the vaccines are not interchangeable....

 2021-01-21 21:21 

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Facebook to review suspension of Trump's account...

Facebook, like a number of other social media platforms, blacklisted Trump due to concerns that his posts were inciting violence following the riots at the US Capitol on Jan. 6....

 2021-01-21 21:18 

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AMBER alert issued 1-year-old Ada County boy missing since Tuesday...

An AMBER alert has been issued for a 1-year-old boy who was last seen Tuesday....

 2021-01-21 21:10 

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There are more Americans who died from COVID-19 than U.S. military deaths in WWII...

Just over 408,000 Americans have died from the coronavirus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. That staggering number is higher than the number of American servicemembers who died during World War II....

 2021-01-21 21:08 

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Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds 2nd briefing of Joe Biden's presidency...

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki is holding her second press briefing of Joe Biden's presidency....

 2021-01-21 21:04 

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Idaho features so many places to enjoy nordic skiing and snowshoeing...

Cross country skiing and snowshoeing opportunities can be found all over Idaho....

 2021-01-21 20:32 

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Virginia woman reunited with dog 3 years after he went missing...

Judith Doughty cried tears of joy and disbelief as she was reunited with her dog that went missing three years ago....

 2021-01-21 20:31 

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Despite varying number of lottery winners, experts say there are no lucky states...

Experts in math and statistics say there's no such thing as a lucky state when it comes to winning the lottery....

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