Blue Cross of Idaho is implementing new guidelines for the prescription of opioid painkillers, an effort to combat the rising tide of opioid addiction in the state. Blue Cross insures about 542,000 Idahoans, or about one-third of residents in the state.
GENEVA (AP) — Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80.
Changes are coming for the most significant piece of federal legislation aimed at preventing animals and plants from fading out of existence: the Endangered Species Act.
A few miles west of town on U.S. Highway 20 — a little past Noise Park — Laz, formally known as Gary Cantrell, hit a milestone Friday in his walk across America.
A local organization is hosting a golf tournament to benefit Idaho Make-A-Wish, and is looking for sponsors and participants.
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kurt Busch stole the spotlight from his younger brother Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway to snap a 58-race winless streak and grab an overdue short track victory.
If any team has a path to make a move up in the Pac-12 South, it’s Utah.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State receiver Robert Lewis is going into this season still mourning Tyler Hilinski but also drawing strength from his memory.
The Idaho Falls Chukars held off the Great Falls Voyagers 6-5 to take game two of a three-game series Saturday at Melaleuca Field.
BOSTON (AP) — The pep talk was short and to the point, a reminder to reigning world gymnastics champion Morgan Hurd that all was not lost.