Tapp is free

Chris Tapp hugs his mom, Vera Tapp, and Carol Dodge, the mother of murder victim Angie Dodge, after being freed during Wednesday’s resentencing hearing at the Bonneville Courthouse. Tapp is free after serving 20 years in prison for the 1996 murder of 18-year-old Angie Dodge. Taylor Carpenter / tcarpenter@postregister.com

Chris Tapp is a free man.

7 arrests made in connection with London attack

An attacker is treated by emergency services, as knives lie on the floor, with police looking on at the scene outside the Houses of Parliament London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. London police say they are treating a gun and knife incident at Britain's Parliament "as a terrorist incident until we know otherwise." The Metropolitan Police says in a statement that the incident is ongoing. It is urging people to stay away from the area. Officials say a man with a knife attacked a police officer at Parliament and was shot by officers. Nearby, witnesses say a vehicle struck several people on the Westminster Bridge. (Stefan Rousseau/PA via AP).

LONDON (AP) — British police raided several properties and arrested seven people in connection with the attack outside Parliament that left four dead, including the man who mowed down pedestrians on a bridge and fatally stabbed an officer, a senior police official said.

Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin town

Police officers escort a family from the apartment complex to safety Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Rothschild, Wis. The shootings happened at a bank, a law firm and an apartment complex, where officers, including a SWAT team, were in a standoff with the suspect late in the afternoon, Wausau police Capt. Todd Baeten said at a news conference. The area is about 90 miles west of Green Bay. (T'xer Zhon Kha /The Post-Crescent via AP)

WESTON, Wis. (AP) — A police officer and three other people were shot and killed when a domestic dispute at a bank escalated into shootings at three locations in northern Wisconsin, investigators said. A suspect was in custody.

The youngest opioid victims are curious toddlers

This Jan. 30, 2016, photo provided by Helen Jackson shows Cataleya Tamekia-Damiah Wimberly before her 1st birthday party in Milwaukee. Wimberly died nearly three weeks later from a methadone overdose in a case the Milwaukee police are still investigating. The number of children's deaths is still small relative to the overall toll from opioids, but toddler fatalities have climbed steadily over the last 10 years. (Helen Jackson via AP)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Curious toddlers find the drugs in a mother’s purse or accidentally dropped on the floor. Sometimes a parent fails to secure the child-resistant cap on a bottle of painkillers.

GOP leaders need more votes for health bill

After eight hours of debate, House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, left, and Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., the vice-chair, listen to arguments from committee chairs as the panel meets to shape the final version of the Republican health care bill before it goes to the floor for debate and a vote, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top Republican legislative priority in peril, President Donald Trump dangled possible changes to the health care bill Wednesday aimed at placating conservatives threatening to torpedo the legislation. The White House seemed to make progress with the hardliners while House leaders struggled with moderates ahead of a showdown vote.

Boat infested with quagga mussels impounded

This Idaho license plate, immersed in Lake Mead for nine months, emerged thickly encrusted with invasive quagga mussels; some have been scraped off to show the plate underneath. Sen. Shawn Keough, R-Sandpoint, has the plate on display in her Capitol office in Boise; she wants Idaho to avoid similar infestations in its waterways. Betsy Z. Russell / The Spokesman-Review

ROGERSON — A boat infested with an invasive aquatic species was impounded by the Twin Falls County Weed Bureau early this week.

Forest officials: Rock fall wrecked footbridge

The Stoddard Bridge, located about 38 miles west of North Fork, collapsed recently. Courtesy Caryll McConnell, Idaho Department of Fish and Game

SALMON — A massive rock fall from a towering outcropping likely caused the collapse of a suspension bridge that is the only structure across the Salmon River providing access to the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, U.S. Forest Service officials said.

Manafort had plan to benefit Putin government

FILE - In this July 17, 2016, file photo, Paul Manafort talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin a decade ago and proposed an ambitious political strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition across former Soviet republics, The Associated Press has learned. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin a decade ago and proposed an ambitious political strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition across former Soviet republics, The Associated Press has learned. The work appears to contradict assertions by the Trump administration and Manafort himself that he never worked for Russian interests.


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