A nurse draws blood from a patient for a type of therapy called Ultraviolet blood irradiation at the Healing Sanctuary on Thursday. The patients own blood, up to 240 cc worth or less than half a cup, is drawn, mixed with saline, exposed to specific ultraviolet light and is put back in the body. The UV light is said to enhance the body’s immune response and to help fight infections.

For many years, Karen Stephenscame home from a long day of work feeling sluggish. Instead of going outside and working in her garden, she found herself sinking into the couch with little... More >>

Don’t Waste Idaho made an appearance at the Caldwell Farmers Market on June 13. The Caldwell stop was part of an organized effort to protest the possibility of transporting transuranic radioactive waste to the Department of Energy desert site west of Idaho Falls in order to prepare it for permanent disposal. Savannah Cardon / Idaho Press

CALDWELL — Among the tents set up at the Caldwell Farmers Market on June 13, one stuck out. Covered in nuclear waste symbols and mock waste barrels was the Radioactive Waste Roadshow... More >>

Sen. Mike Crapo, left, meets with Butte City Mayor Carl Nulf, center, and Russell King during a September 2015 meet-and-greet in Butte City. The Campaign for Accountability, a Washington, D.C., watchdog group, filed an ethics complaint against Crapo on Thursday related to undisclosed payments to his wife.

BOISE — A Washington, D.C., watchdog group filed an ethics complaint Thursday related to just over $6,000 of undisclosed payments to the wife of U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho. The... More >>

In this March 31, 2015, photo, Charles Krauthammer talks about getting into politics during a news conference in Corpus Christi, Texas. The conservative writer and pundit Krauthammer has died. His death was announced Thursday, June 21, 2018, by two media organizations that employed him, Fox News Channel and The Washington Post. He was 68. (Gabe Hernandez/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and pundit who helped shape and occasionally dissented from the conservative movement as he evolved from... More >>

Idaho National Laboratory’s Advanced Test Reactor Complex is seen on Thursday, June 14, 2018. John Roark / jroark@postregister.com

The Integrated Waste Treatment Unit is expected to start processing waste sometime next spring if everything goes right. The IWTU was finished in 2011 and testing started there in 2012,... More >>
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States will be able to force shoppers to pay sales tax when they make online purchases under a Supreme Court decision Thursday that will leave shoppers with lighter wallets but is a big win for states. J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press File

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