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Emergency workers patrol an area Friday, July 20, 2018, near where a duck boat capsized the night before resulting in at least 13 deaths on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Mo. Workers were still searching for four people on the boat that were unaccounted for. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — The latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri (all times local): 12:55 p.m. The mayor of a southwest Missouri city that was the scene of a deadly... More >>

Bear Prairie, Idaho Falls Power general manager, poses for a photo at the upper hydro power dam on the Snake River on July 7. Priaries first day as director is Friday after eight years with the utility and more than 20 years in the industry. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

The recent story about Bear Prairie’s foresight saving the city about $500,000 in electricity and repairs is a key example that explains why he was promoted to the position of general... More >>

Homes undergo construction in Carriage Gate on May 31. An affordable housing study for Idaho Falls and Bonneville County conducted by the Idaho Policy Center at Boise State University found that the county must add 1,000 housing units over the next five years to keep up with population growth. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

Bonneville County needs another 1,000 housing units over the next five years to keep up with population growth. That’s the takeaway from an affordable housing study conducted for... More >>

In this July 19, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump speaks before signing an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Trump said he’s willing to hit all imported goods from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell, Friday, July 20. In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump said “I’m willing to go to 500,” referring roughly to the $505.5 in goods imported last year from China. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

President Donald Trump has indicated that he’s willing to hit every product imported from China with tariffs and again criticized the Federal Reserve, as well as some of the nation... More >>

A worker cleans up debris from the tornado damaged Marshall County Courthouse's tower Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Marshalltown, Iowa. Several buildings were damaged by a tornado in the main business district in town including the historic courthouse. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people, flattening buildings in three cities and forcing the evacuation of a... More >>
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In this April 26 photo, Michael Cohen leaves federal court in New York. President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing payments to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with him, The New York Times reported Friday, July 20. The president's current personal lawyer confirmed the conversation and said it showed Trump did nothing wrong, according to the Times. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer secretly...

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FILE - This June 28, 1989, file photo, shows Fred Rogers as he rehearses the opening of his PBS show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" during a taping in Pittsburgh. A new Fred Rogers Trail promoted by VisitPA.com includes museums, memorials and other sites. This year marks the 50th anniversary of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" and a new documentary called "Won't You Be My Neighbor?" has helped rekindle interest in his legacy. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

It’s a beautiful day in Mister Rogers’ neighborhood! But if you want to visit...

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FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2017 file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin talk during the family photo session at the APEC Summit in Danang, Vietnam. The outcome of the first summit between the unpredictable first-term American president and Russia’s steely-eyed longtime leader is anybody’s guess. With no set agenda, the summit could veer between spectacle and substance. As Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin head into their meeting, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Helsinki, here’s a look at what each president may be hoping to achieve: (Jorge Silva/Pool Photo via AP, File)

HELSINKI (AP) — The outcome of the first summit between the unpredictable first-term...

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This undated photo provided by America's Test Kitchen in July 2018 shows pasta with kale and sunflower seed pesto in Brookline, Mass. This recipe appears in the cookbook “Cooking At Home With Bridget And Julia.” (Carl Tremblay/America's Test Kitchen via AP)

Although most people think of pesto as an Italian sauce made with herbs (most famously,...

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A rock climber nears the top of a route at The Erratic cliffs at Wild Iris near Lander, Wyo., on Saturday. Hundreds of climbers participated in the International Climbers' Festival last week. (Jerry Painter photo)

A friend who was new to the International Climbers’ Festival wanted to know about...

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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Christine Baranski, left and Julie Walters in a scene from “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.” Jonathan Prime / Universal Pictures via AP

“Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again ” is a wholly ridiculous movie that I thoroughly...

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