Astrophotographer Carl Stoots works with his telescope in his homemade observatory in this 2013 file photograph. Post Register file

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to visit eastern Idaho for Monday’s total solar eclipse — the first to to span the coastal United States since 1918. Though the... More >>

FILE - In this June 12, 2017 file photo, White House Senior Advisers Steve Bannon, left, and Adviser Jared Kushner attend a Cabinet meeting with President Donald Trump in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington. According to a source, Bannon is leaving White House post. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, the blunt-spoken and divisive strategist who rose from Donald Trump’s conservative campaign to a top White House post, was pushed out by the... More >>

FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2009, file photo, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, left, orders approximately 200 convicted illegal immigrants handcuffed together and moved into a separate area of Tent City, for incarceration until their sentences are served and they are deported to their home countries, in Phoenix. On Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, President Donald Trump told Fox News he may grant a pardon to the former sheriff following his recent conviction in federal court. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona politicians have invoked the “rule of law” for more than a decade as the guiding principle in pushing for tougher immigration laws, arguing that no... More >>

In this Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 image taken from video provided by the Euclid Police Dept., Euclid police officer Michael Amiott punches Richard Hubbard on a street in Euclid, Ohio. A dashcam video of a traffic stop that led to a white police officer with a history of disciplinary issues repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on pavement appears to show a different sequence of events than police had originally described. (Euclid Police Dept. via AP)

CLEVELAND (AP) — A dashcam video of a traffic stop that led to a white police officer with a history of disciplinary issues repeatedly punching a black man and hitting his head on... More >>

A man lays down next to messages and candles placed after a van attack that killed at least 13, in central Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Police on Friday shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the Barcelona van attack, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish authorities pressed their search Saturday for the supposed ringleader of an Islamic extremist cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a... More >>
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Screenshot from Rep. Bryan Zollinger’s personal Facebook account. Facebook

Idaho Falls Rep. Bryan Zollinger took to Facebook on Friday, re-posting a conspiracy...

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Rob Chance returns a hit while playing a match of pickleball against Katrina Williams at the Lincoln Park Pickleball Complex in Idaho Falls on Thursday.

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This photo provided by Mr. Call Designs shows a dorm room designed by interior designer Jon Call. To personalize a college dorm room, Call suggests adding a headboard to the existing bed frame and investing in high-quality distinctive bedding, as shown in this dorm room pictured. (Sean Litchfield/Mr. Call Designs via AP)

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In this Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 photo, James Alex Fields Jr., second from left, holds a black shield in Charlottesville, Va., where a white supremacist rally took place. Fields was later charged with second-degree murder and other counts after authorities say he plowed a car into a crowd of people protesting the white nationalist rally. (Alan Goffinski via AP)

FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) — The young man accused of plowing a car into a crowd of people...

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Weed trimmer cutting the grass around a tree.

Question: I use a power line trimmer to edge my grass and trim around steps, fences and...

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A tour biker from Missoula, Mont., sets up camp at Bogachiel State Park in a "Hiker/Biker Campsite" on Aug. 2 on the Olympic Peninsula. Many campgrounds have less expensive options for tour bikers. (Jerry Painter photo)

I was sitting at a picnic table at a campground on the Olympic Peninsula and I asked the...



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