FILE - In this Dec. 25, 2009 file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James reacts during the second half against the Los Angeles Lakers in an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles. The three-team trade that gave the Cavaliers salary cap space to possibly land LeBron James is official. The Cavs and Boston Celtics confirmed the deal on Thursday, July 10, 2014, when the NBA moratorium on signings ended. (AP Photo/Lori Shepler, File)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers. James tells Sports Illustrated, that he’s decided to go home. It’s a move that would have seemed... More >>

Wanda Jolley has had her guide dog Carley, a 5-year-old black Labrador, for more than three years. She received Carley from the Guide Dogs of America school. Pat Sutphin /

Meandering through a crowded grocery aisle, crossing a busy street or walking down a steep flight of stairs — simple tasks for most — become daily challenges for those without... More >>

Kenny Manwill, 27, talks about his speed boat Wednesday at his father’s home in Idaho Falls. Manwill, who has been driving boats for 15 years, said he’s been racing professional for three. Manwill was the only Idahoan to place first in one of the racing classes for the 39th annual Idaho Regatta last month. Pat Sutphin /

For Kenny Manwill, there’s nothing like flat-bottom speedboat racing. The 27-year-old Idaho Falls man, along with his father and crew chief, Clair Manwill, are addicted to the... More >>

Marchers held signs as they made their way to Department of Homeland Security offices, protesting immigration policies Thursday in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo / El Paso Times, Victor Calzada)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security agency responsible for removing immigrants who are in the country illegally will run out of money by mid-August unless Congress approves... More >>
When flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes takes the stage, it’s more than just a performance for the Seattle native. “To me, it’s almost sacred,” she said. “It... More >>
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BOISE (AP) — Former Gov. John Victor Evans Sr., who fought with the infantry in the...

Idaho Gov. John Evans, center, examines the damage after an earthquake where two school children died early on Friday, Oct. 28, 1983, in Challis. The quake was measured 6.9 on the Richter scale. Evans, who served as goivernor from 1977 to 1987, died Tuesday morning at his Boise home. He was 89. (AP Photo / Barry Sweet)

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CRESTON, Mont. — Kirk Passmore stands in his farmland, looking at the green mint...

Kirk Passmore describes his mint farming operations June 20 near Kalispell, Mont. Passmore is one of the last mint farmers in Montana.

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