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Lawyer for man charged with killing 4 University of Idaho students wants trial moved to Boise

Jul. 23, 2024 21:56 PM EDT

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Lawyers for the man accused of fatally stabbing four University of Idaho students are urging a judge to move his murder trial away from the county, arguing the intense media coverage and public interest in the case make it impossible for him to get a fair trial. ...

Paralympic jumper Roderick Townsend has sights set on more medals

Jul. 19, 2024 16:48 PM EDT

MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) — Roderick Townsend stands out at the U.S. Paralympic Track and Field trials, and it’s not just the purple singlet, white cleats and blonde hair. He’s trying to get back to a third Paralympics, having already won gold in the high jump (twice) and the long jump (once). ...

Idaho inmate gets life sentence for escaping state custody at Boise hospital

Jul. 19, 2024 15:24 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho inmate was sentenced Friday to life in prison for escaping state custody at a Boise hospital after the corrections officers guarding him were violently attacked. Skylar Meade pleaded guilty to the escape and to sentencing enhancement for being a...

California passed a law to fix unsafe homeless shelters. Cities and counties are ignoring it

Jul. 17, 2024 15:37 PM EDT

Now that the Supreme Court has granted cities more power to ban sleeping outside, homeless Californians face a crucial decision: Try to get into a shelter, or risk going to jail. Those able to find a shelter bed will step into a world rife with reports of violence, theft, health...

Sub-60 scores from golf tours around the world

Jul. 04, 2024 15:16 PM EDT

A list of players who have shot sub-60 rounds on tours around the world with score, round and tournament (x-won the tournament): PGA Tour 58 — Jim Furyk, final round, 2016 Travelers Championship. 59 — x-Al Geiberger, second round, 1977 Memphis...

Micron: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Jun. 26, 2024 16:19 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Micron Technology Inc. (MU) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $332 million. On a per-share basis, the Boise, Idaho-based company said it had net income of 30 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and pretax...

Chad Daybell sentenced to death for killing wife and girlfriend’s 2 children in jury decision

Jun. 01, 2024 17:20 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A jury in Idaho unanimously agreed Saturday that convicted killer Chad Daybell deserves the death penalty for the gruesome murders of his wife and his girlfriend’s two youngest children, ending a grim case that began in 2019 with a search for two missing children. ...

Idaho inmate pleads guilty to escaping hospital after correctional officers are attacked

May. 15, 2024 20:29 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho inmate who slipped custody from a hospital in March after a violent attack on corrections officers has pleaded guilty to escape, while still facing the possibility of two felony enhancements that could add to his sentence. Skylar Meade entered the plea...

Boise Cascade: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

May. 06, 2024 17:20 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Boise Cascade L.L.C. (BCC) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $104.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Boise, Idaho-based company said it had profit of $2.61. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The...

IdaCorp: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

May. 02, 2024 08:23 AM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — BOISE, Idaho (AP) — IdaCorp Inc. (IDA) on Thursday reported earnings of $48.2 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the Boise, Idaho-based company said it had profit of 95 cents. The utility company posted revenue of $448.9 million...