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United State Attorney Bart Davis, of Idaho Falls, has begun his new job after being appointed to the position earlier this year. Davis served in the Idaho Senate for 16 years. Darin Oswald / Idaho Statesman

BOISE — Bart Davis has spent his entire adult life enforcing, defending and making laws. He also understands what it means to be a victim. The attorney and 10-term senator lost his... More >>

An inmate is searched prior to being brought into general population at the Bonneville County Jail on Tuesday. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

Whatever flaws may be attributed to the inmates of Idaho’s correctional facilities, a lack of ingenuity is certainly not one.  Inside the Bonneville County Jail is a... More >>

Algae floats in the water at the Maumee Bay State Park marina in Lake Erie in Oregon, Ohio, on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. Pungent, ugly and often-toxic algae is spreading across U.S. waterways, even as the government spends vast sums of money to help farmers reduce fertilizer runoff that helps cause it. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

A year ago, shortly after a frolic in Idaho’s Snake River, Briedi Gillespie’s 11-year-old Chesapeake Bay retriever stopped breathing. Her respiratory muscles were paralyzed, her... More >>

The Rev. William J. Barber speaks at a rally in opposition to Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore at a church in Birmingham, Ala., on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Barber and other speakers criticized Moore over allegations he made improper sexual advances toward teenage girls decades ago. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A leading figure among religious liberals says the candidacy of Republican Roy Moore for U.S. Senate is a struggle for the “soul of the nation.... More >>

LaToya Cantrell celebrates her victory in the New Orleans mayoral election during her election party at the New Orleans Jazz Market in Central City on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in New Orleans. Cantrell, a City Council member who gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, was the victor Saturday night in an election that will make her the first woman mayor in New Orleans' history. (Michael DeMocker/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a... More >>
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The 399-square-foot Champion Athens Park Model is featured on the Hathaway Homes group website. Hathaway Homes has filed for bankruptcy. It faces millions in court judgments from creditors. hathawayhomesgroup.com

A major area manufactured home and RV dealer, along with its owners and associated...

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Snake River’s Carson Dance makes a reception to score a touchdown as Snake River High School takes on Fruitland High School during the 3A Idaho state championship game Saturday at Holt Arena. John Roark/ jroark@postregister.com

POCATELLO — Against Snake River in Saturday’s 3A state championship, there...

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In this Oct. 26, 2017 photo, Ray Bowser, 83, of South Buffalo, Pa. holds a windshield made at the Pittsburgh Glass Works plant in 1986. The shield is signed by every employee who worked at the plant during that time as part of Z-D-Days, Zero Defects. (Louis B. Ruediger /Pittsburgh Tribune-Review via AP)

CREIGHTON, Pa. (AP) — When 18-year-old Ray Bowser got hired at the Pittsburgh Plate...

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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 file photo, President Donald Trump walks away from the podium after speaking in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump is not usually one to sit out a political feeding frenzy. But now he's selectively aiming his Twitter guns at those under scrutiny for sexual misconduct. He's been largely silent about Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore but hasn't hesitated to skewer Democratic Sen. Al Franken. It's a tricky matter for Trump: During the campaign, more than a dozen women stepped up to accuse him of sexual misconduct, and he was seen bragging in an old video about groping and kissing women. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — “You can do anything,” Donald Trump once boasted,...

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This Nov. 6, 2017 photo shows a green salad with roasted apple and pumpkin vinaigrette in Bethesda, Md. This dish is from a recipe by Melissa d'Arabian. (Melissa d'Arabian via AP)

Summer may officially be the season of green salads, but wintertime versions have...

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FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2017 file photo, Lin-Manuel Miranda arrives at the 89th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills, Calif. Miranda will be honored Thursday at the Latin Grammys with the Latin Recording Academy President's Merit Award for his outstanding and numerous contributions to the Latin community. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK — Lin-Manuel Miranda’s next project is far away from Broadway, in a...

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Long-time auctioneer honored for work

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Reed Nord, left, is inducted into the Idaho Association of Professional Auctioneers Hall of Fame in Boise. Nord received a certificat of his induction Oct. 9 from Randy Wells. Rod Elson stands at the podium.

On Oct. 9, Reed Nord, of Ririe, was inducted into the Idaho Association of Professional Auctioneers Hall of Fame in Boise.

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