Sgt. Malin Reynolds explains the differences between the shotgun and 40 mm launcher at the Idaho Falls Police Department on March 22. Reynolds said the less than lethal projectiles used in the shotgun are more dangerous than the 40 mm projectiles used in the launcher. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

Twice in his 22 year career, Idaho Falls Police Department Sgt. Malin Reynolds had to break out the “big guns” in order to take someone into custody.  But the “... More >>

Briar Morrow, 16, poses for a photo Monday at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. Morrow, a 10th-grader, has attended Idaho Virtual Academy since seventh grade and says the flexibility allows her to volunteer more and take college level courses at her own pace. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

Briar Morrow hopes her volunteer work at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center will help her with her dream of becoming a doctor. The 16-year-old Idaho Falls girl started to volunteer at... More >>

CIA director Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan Pompeo arrive for a State Dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron and President Donald Trump at the White House, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Donald Trump’s pick to lead Veterans Affairs skids to a halt, senators from both parties are voicing frustration that the White House is skipping... More >>

President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron shake hands during a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

WASHINGTON (AP) — With exaggerated handshakes and a pair of kisses, President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron professed a sunny, best-friends relationship Tuesday,... More >>

Ozra Kenari, center, places flowers as she cries at a memorial for the victims along Yonge Street the day after a driver drove a van down sidewalks, striking pedestrians in his path, in Toronto, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

TORONTO (AP) — The suspect in the deadly van attack in Toronto posted a chilling Facebook message just minutes before plowing into a crowded city sidewalk, authorities said Tuesday,... More >>
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts after loosing the ball as Utah Jazz's Royce O'Neale, left, Donovan Mitchell (45) and Ricky Rubio, right, defend in the first half during Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Monday, April 23, 2018, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

OKLAHOMA CITY — A poised and productive Ricky Rubio has been smiling and laughing,...

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This cover image released by Viking shows "The Art of the Wasted day," by Patricia Hampl. (Viking via AP)

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In this March 24, 2018 photo, Jan Rose Kasmir holds a sign with a photo of her offering a flower to soldiers in a 1967 protest against the Vietnam War, during a rally for gun safety laws in Bluffton, S.C. Kasmir gave up protesting when public opposition failed to stop the Iraq War in 2003. But after the 2017 Women's March, she returned to the lines this spring to rally for gun control near her home in Hilton Head, South Carolina, joining a series of recent protests by millions of Americans demanding change. "I think we've reached a tipping point," Kasmir said. (Courtesy Jan Rose Kasmir via AP)

She was the face of mass protest, but long ago lost her faith in protesting. Then,...

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This photo provided by Annie Selke shows her Merry Go Round hooked rug, Inspired by a piece of 1950s art she found in France. The rug is modern and playful. (Annie Selke via AP)

Many young international designers are drawing on heritage, folklore and their...

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After checking for danger, a white-tailed antelope squirrel takes a break and stretches out on the sandstone of Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada. Terry Thomas / news@postregister.com

Like many people, cute animals find a real soft spot with me. It really isn’t...



This image released by Marvel Studios shows, front row from left, Danai Gurira, Chadwick Boseman, Chris Evans, Scarlet Johansson and Sebastian Stan in a scene from "Avengers: Infinity War," premiering on April 27. (Chuck Zlotnick/Marvel Studios via AP)

LOS ANGELES — Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record...

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