Denver Broncos Derek Wolfe (95) celebrates after sacking Carolina Panthers Cam Newton (1) during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — If this was the final game of his magnificent career, what a Super way to go out for Peyton Manning. He can thank Von Miller and the Broncos’... More >>

Rep. Wendy Horman, R-Idaho Falls, has made a name for herself as a details-oriented lawmaker. Now she has been given one of the most important tasks of her 14-year career in public office. Otto Kitsinger for the Post Register

BOISE — Everybody pretty much says the same thing about Wendy Horman. She does her homework. The second-term Idaho Falls representative has quickly built a reputation for... More >>

Courtesy of Idaho State University Idaho State’s Ethan Telfair drives past Weber State’s McKay Cannon during a game last month at Reed Gym in Pocatello. Photo courtesy of Idaho State University

Everything crashed for Ethan Telfair in December 2012. Ethan, now the starting point guard for the Idaho State University men’s basketball team, received a call from his mother,... More >>

John Laufenburger rides his bike in Downtown Boise beside his daughter, Chelsea. Laufenburger has back problems and finds cycling is easier on his back than walking. Last summer, while on his bike, he was hit by a car and ended up in the emergency room with a concussion and no health insurance. Kyle Green / kgreen@idahostatesman.com

BOISE — John Laufenburger is a year away from the promised land of health insurance: Medicare. But for now, the almost-64-year-old Boise resident is uninsured. He receives $710 a... More >>

Idaho National Laboratory engineer Kurt Myers discusses his work with microgrids inside the Real Time Power and Energy Systems Innovation Laboratory on Tuesday. INL uses the microgrid facility for a number of research purposes, from testing out large-scale batteries to researching how to set up microgrids on military bases. Pat Sutphin / psutphin@postregister.com

Many U.S. military installations around the world must be self-reliant, keeping the lights on even if the larger grid around them goes dark. Same goes for hospitals and Red Cross... More >>
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Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) shoots over Phoenix Suns center Tyson Chandler in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

PHOENIX (AP) — Rodney Hood scored 25 points, Gordon Hayward added 22 and the Utah...

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FILE - In this June 5, 2007 file photo, David Bowie attends an awards show in New York. The American Library Association said Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, that it has reissued a popular Bowie READ poster from 1987, part of the associations program of using celebrities to promote literacy. Bowie, an avid reader, died last month at age 69. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The library community also loved David Bowie. The American...

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In this Jan. 25, 2016, photo, muslim men come together for afternoon prayers at Golden Generation Worship & Retreat Center, in Saylorsburg, Pa. Muslim scholar Fethullah Gulen, who lives on the grounds of Golden Generation, has long been one of Turkeys most important scholars, with multitudes of followers in his native country and around the world. More recently, he has become the chief antagonist of Turkeys increasingly autocratic president, Recip Erdogan, who accuses Gulen of plotting to overthrow the government from his Pennsylvania idyll some 5,000 miles away. (AP Photo/Michael Rubinkam)

SAYLORSBURG, Pennsylvania (AP) — The influential Muslim cleric lives quietly on a...

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The Framing Corner shop manager Dan-O Snarr strikes a pose Thursday afternoon. Snarr already had worked at the shop for 10 years when his sister bought the business in 2011.

It’s not hard to find a picture frame to hang a photo on the wall — cheap,...

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This Nov. 30, 2015 photo shows buttery yeast rolls in Concord, N.H. This dish is from a recipe by Elizabeth Karmel. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead)

I was one of those kids who loved camp! I loved being away. I loved all of the activities...

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Even when evergreen trees aren’t covered with snow, little photosynthesis may occur during the winter. There is still an advantage to being evergreen though. Terry Thomas

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This photo provided by Anheuser-Busch shows actress Helen Mirren in a Budweiser ad for Super Bowl 50. In the ad, Mirren delivers a lecture about drunk driving and why its a terrible idea. (Anheuser-Busch via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — No GoDaddy. Not a bikini in sight. Service messages instead of...

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