Idaho's AP Headlines

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador is criticizing fellow Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson over a comment Labrador took as a shot at him

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report Wednesday, April 1. Bids subject to change.

POTLATCH, Idaho (AP) — Authorities in northern Idaho say a 12-year-old boy driving an all-terrain vehicle with two 10-year-old girls as passengers crashed into a tree.

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Idaho State Police are advising motorists to be alert for slow-moving farm equipment now that farming season has arrived.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Senate has approved a 7.4 percent increase to the state's public school budget, which includes funding for a sweeping five-year plan to boost teacher pay.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A man who stole cash from ATM machines and fired at northern Idaho police while escaping has pleaded guilty to various charges.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho House has endorsed a $2 million proposal to move presidential primary elections to March, despite staunch opposition from lawmakers who say taxpayers shouldn't have to pay for associated political events.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Senate has spiked a broad tax plan backed by House Republican leadership, claiming that the sweeping proposal did not have enough support to survive the chamber.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho bill that would stop information about voluntary sage grouse conservation on private land from becoming public has passed the Senate.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A bill to clarify that carrying a concealed weapon without a permit is allowed outside Idaho city limits on its way to the governor's desk.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho Senate panel is advancing a broad tax plan from House Republican leadership to the full chamber.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted Idaho an extension to comply with the federal REAL ID Act, state officials say.

NAMPA, Idaho (AP) — Southwest Idaho authorities have arrested a second man in connection with the stabbing of three people.

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — A man made his first court appearance in Idaho on Tuesday and was denied bail in a triple slaying that left his mother and two other people dead.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix to Spokane, Washington, was diverted to Idaho after a burning electrical or smoke smell was reported in the passenger cabin.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — In a story March 27 about an increase to Idaho's public education budget, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Superintendent of Public Instruction Sherri Ybarra misstated the percentage amount of the increase. Ybarra was including projected funding from an additional bill when she said the increase was 7.5 percent. However, that bill was later vetoed, making the education budget a 7.4 percent increase over the previous year.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — House lawmakers have endorsed a plan to require Idaho high school students pass a 100-question test on U.S. government in order to graduate.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A bill that would increase fines for violating Idaho's open meeting laws has passed the Senate.

BURLEY, Idaho (AP) — A south-central Idaho man police say fractured the eye socket of a 3-month-old infant has been charged with felony injury to a child.

POST FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Police say a northern Idaho man called 911 a dozen times to report being overcharged at a bar and now faces a $1,000 fine and a year in jail.

GARDEN CITY, Idaho (AP) — A black bear cub burned in a massive Washington state wildfire last year is out of hibernation and is expected to be released into the wild this summer.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho House panel has killed a proposal to legalize oil extracted from cannabis plants used to treat children with severe forms epilepsy.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An aggressive three-part proposal to eliminate sales tax on groceries, lower income taxes on Idaho's top earners while hiking the fuels tax by 7 cents per gallon has passed the Idaho House.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A plan to help school districts crack down on bullying in Idaho's public schools is on its way to the governor's desk.

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A south-central Idaho woman authorities say stole $530,000 from the College of Southern Idaho where she worked has pleaded guilty to five counts of felony grand theft.