Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Melania Trump looks on during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Friday. Matt Rourke / Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Pledging emphatically to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking... More >>

President Donald Trump pumps his first at the end of his speech after bring sworn in as the 45th president of the United States during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s inaugural address held familiar echoes of the campaign speeches that led to his presidential win: downbeat about the state of the nation, to the... More >>

A party-goer is turned away from walking down the street by a line of riot police during a demonstration after the inauguration of President Donald Trump, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after self-described anarchists created chaos, thousands of women are descending upon Washington for what is expected to be a more orderly show of force on the... More >>

In this photo provided U.S. law enforcement, authorities escort Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, center, from a plane to a waiting caravan of SUVs at Long Island MacArthur Airport on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Ronkonkoma, N.Y. The infamous drug kingpin who twice escaped from maximum-security prisons in Mexico was extradited at the request of the U.S. to face drug trafficking and other charges, and landed in New York late Thursday, a federal law enforcement official said. (U.S. law enforcement via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — In a scene U.S. authorities had dreamed of for decades, Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was hauled into an American courtroom... More >>

Visitors arrive for a party at a nightclub in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Twenty-four hours before Donald Trump is to be sworn in as president of the United States, people gathered at a Moscow nightclub to celebrate his inauguration.(AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

MOSCOW (AP) — Champagne corks popped Friday in Moscow as Russians celebrated the start of Donald Trump’s presidency, confident of better relations ahead between the two countries... More >>
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FILE - In this April 2, 2016, file photo, former President George H. W. Bush waves as he arrives at NRG Stadium before the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game between Villanova and Oklahoma in Houston. Houston-area media are quoting former President George H.W. Bush's chief of staff as saying that Bush has been hospitalized in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

HOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, remained...

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Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert starts the fast break after coming up with a steal during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks in Dallas, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. The Jazz won 112-107 in overtime. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

DALLAS (AP) — Rudy Gobert was helping the Utah Jazz even when missing free throws in...

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In this Jan. 3, 2017 photo, creative director and master instructor Jesse Alexander leads a spinning class at Brooklyn's IMAXShift in New York. Participants pedal on stationary bicycles watching images on an IMAX screen in a theatre-like setting. Stunning visuals of the solar system, soaring aerial shots of the world's major cities, the scenic coastlines flash by as people pedaling to the beat with music-reactive visuals timed to the instructor's choreography providing a sensory overloading experience. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

MIAMI (AP) — It’s only mid-January and dedication to that New Year’s...

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In this Jan. 4, 2017 photo, Vice President-elect Mike Pence, joined by House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mike Pence, who spent a dozen years in Congress before becoming Indiana’s governor, is making frequent visits to Capitol Hill and promising close coordination with lawmakers as Donald Trump prepares to enter the White House. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Mike Pence landed in Congress after the 2000 election, he was...

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This November 2016 photo shows soft pretzels with hot Cheddar cheese beer dip in New York. This dish is from a recipe by Katie Workman. (Sarah Crowder via AP)

It is easy enough to put out bag after bag of chips during a Sunday football-watching...

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A fat bike rider leaves the warming hut yurt at Harriman State Park on Jan. 7. Nearby, the Idaho Falls Nordic Ski Patrol set up a table with hot cocoa and chili. Jerry Painter / jpainter@postregister.com

ISLAND PARK — Temperatures hovered near zero on a recent Saturday morning at...

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Museum of Idaho director of marketing Deborah Chessey gives members of the media a tour of the museum’s new exhibit on Rome on Wednesday morning. Taylor Carpenter / tcarpenter@postregister.com

The Museum of Idaho is presenting an exhibit of armor, togas, ancient coins and Roman-...

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Baxter Black: A journey to the FDA

I have never seen the Taj Mahal, the Vatican or Fort Knox, all monoliths wrapped in mystery, placed beyond politics, Google and the Rubix Cube. But I can now claim I have seen the FDA in the Land of Acronyms, Washington, D.C., and survived. In my case, it was the FDA, CVM … Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine.

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