FILE - This Jan. 14, 2015 file photo shows Yahoo's headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif. As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to open locks up and down the web. While it's unknown to what extent the stolen data has been or will be circulating, giant breaches can send ripples of insecurity across the internet. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

LONDON (AP) — As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo’s massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of... More >>

David Wildstein leaves Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Courthouse after a hearing, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Newark, N.J. Wildstein, pleaded guilty last year to orchestrating traffic jams in 2013 to punish a Democratic mayor who didn't endorse New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Three years after gridlock paralyzed a New Jersey town next to the George Washington Bridge for days, two former allies of Christie, Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly, are being tried, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A jury is hearing for a third day from a key government witness in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial. David Wildstein pleaded guilty last year and... More >>

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton laughs with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump following their presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday’s first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing agitated at times as they... More >>

Audra Kershner works at Girls Scouts of Silver Sage Council in Boise as a volunteer development manager — the same as coworker Megan Schuelke, right. Most employees at the office will change how they conduct their day with the new labor rule that requires employers to pay people overtime if their salary is less than about $47,500 a year. Kershner says the changes will be a good thing for her and others overall, but it will take some adjusting. Darin Oswald / Idaho Statesman

The Girl Scouts may not be an obvious poster child for the national push to pay workers a living wage. But locally, the Girl Scouts of Silver Sage Council is one of many employers that must... More >>

Jennifer Molleda looks at the blood specked face of her husband, Alan Wakim, who had two bullets whiz by his face after going through his windshield during a shooting along Wesleyan at Law Street that left multiple people injured and the alleged shooter dead, Monday morning, Sept. 26, 2016, in Houston. (Mark Mulligan/Houston Chronicle via AP)

HOUSTON (AP) — A disgruntled lawyer wearing military-style apparel with old Nazi emblems had two weapons and more than 2,500 rounds of live ammunition when he randomly shot at drivers... More >>
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Katherine Jones / Idaho Statesman Asmaa Albukaie, 33, and her two sons were the first Syrian refugees in Idaho 18 months ago. She feels there’s a reason they were the first: They have a lot of educating to do. “People, when they know (that I am) from Syria, they are surprised,” says Asmaa. “I ask them why you are surprised? They told me they had an idea of Syrian lady: terrorist, terrorist, terrorist.” Instead, Asmaa radiates. “If you love, there is no room for hate in my heart,” she says. “This I believe.” Katherine Jones / Idaho Statesman

WASHINGTON — Despite resistance by Idaho’s top political leaders, 118 Syrian...

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In a photo taken Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Basking Ridge, N.J., people leave Bernards Township Community Center after a prayer service. The case of the New Jersey Muslim charged with planting bombs in New York and New Jersey is the latest of many challenging moments for the state's large Muslim population. They have been a target of anti-Muslim rhetoric in the presidential campaign and have seen their governor, once considered a strong ally, endorse a presidential candidate who has thrown suspicion on their entire community. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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Audra Kershner works at Girls Scouts of Silver Sage Council in Boise as a volunteer development manager — the same as coworker Megan Schuelke, right. Most employees at the office will change how they conduct their day with the new labor rule that requires employers to pay people overtime if their salary is less than about $47,500 a year. Kershner says the changes will be a good thing for her and others overall, but it will take some adjusting. Darin Oswald / Idaho Statesman

The Girl Scouts may not be an obvious poster child for the national push to pay workers a...

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In this Aug. 4, 2016 photo, apple cake baked in a Bundt pan, styled by Sarah Abrams, is displayed at the Institute of Culinary Education in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

My grandmother, who lived with us when I was growing up, had a serious sweet tooth and...

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The bison capture facility is located just north of Gardiner, Mont, outside of Yellowstone National Park. The park won’t delay trapping the animals this winter for shipment of some animals to slaughter. Brett French / Billings Gazette

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Jason Isbell performs at the Americana Music Association Honors & Awards Show Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer songwriter Jason Isbell won album of the year and...

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Steve Smith on the tractor, at left, and his brother, Leon Smith, on the thresher, at far right, demonstrate to about 70 FFA members how a 1949-vintage grain thresher works at their ranch 20 miles north of Mackay.

DICKEY — While brothers Steve and Leon Smith fired up their grandfather’s 1949-vintage Case grain thresher before about 70 FFA students, Blackfoot ag teacher and FFA adviser Cameron Flaming live-streamed a video of it on Facebook with his smartphone.

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