NAMPA — The “Project Bronco” development rumored to be an Amazon fulfillment center in Nampa is just that, the company announced Thursday.
More children are playing games online than ever before, but it’s not all fun and games and the risks connected to kids and gaming continue to grow. With over 900,000 games available in app stores, it’s impossible to keep track of the many ways users may be vulnerable. Better Business Bureau…
Only two years ago, electronic cigarettes were viewed as a small industry with big potential to improve public health by offering a path to steer millions of smokers away from deadly cigarettes.
Chrysler Cars 4 Classrooms fundraiser is Thursday
The college admissions scandal — which recently led to a 14-day prison sentence for actress Felicity Huffman — exposed a group of wealthy parents’ obsession with getting their kids into the “right” school. Prosecutors say the families paid bribes, faked test results and pretended their kids …
Getting messages on social media from friends and family usually solicits immediate clicks, but you may want to hesitate for a minute. Currently, there is a new scam using Facebook messenger; it is a video link including your picture asking, “Is this you?” It will look like this is a message…
Brick House Recovery to host Thursday grand-opening event
POCATELLO — During a Friday speech at Idaho State University, Gov. Brad Little touched on a wide variety of issues — diversifying the state’s economy, keeping young people in Idaho, addressing the state’s housing shortage, making Pocatello a hub for the railroad like it once was and more.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Defying the NCAA, California opened the way Monday for college athletes to hire agents and make money from endorsement deals with sneaker companies, soft drink makers and other sponsors, just like the pros.
Hillcrest High alum earns fellowship to study at DOE facility
DETROIT (AP) — If U.S. consumers ever ditch fuel burners for electric vehicles, then the United Auto Workers union is in trouble.
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is getting out of the vaping business.
What began as a humble potato equipment company more than 60 years ago by two brothers in eastern Idaho has developed into part of a multi-national company supplying potato equipment to growers around the world.
Finding Mr. or Mrs. Right can be difficult. With a world spending so much time on smart devices and phones, meeting people online has become standard. According to eharmony, 40 million Americans use online dating websites; those users range from young to old. With those numbers, Facebook is …
AUGUSTA, Maine — Efforts to ban flavored e-cigarettes and reduce their appeal to youngsters have sputtered under industry pressure in over a half-dozen states this year even as one state, Michigan, moves ahead with its own restrictions and President Donald Trump promises federal ones.
King receives Edward Jones Financial Field Trainer Award
One of the biggest retirement mistakes you can make is not realizing what you don’t know.
Massage Envy owner opens yoga studio and parkour training center nearby
Emory University medical fellow Dr. Nicole Herbst was shocked when she saw three patients who came in with abnormal results from chest CT scans they had bought on Groupon.
Breaking up can be hard to do if the other party doesn’t want to let you go. People who move out of high-tax states may learn this the hard way — through a residency audit.
Leadership Idaho Falls application deadline is Sept. 30
FRANKFURT, Germany — Volkswagen is rolling out what it bills as the breakthrough electric car for the masses, the leading edge of a wave of new battery-powered vehicles about to hit the European auto market.
Most people’s social media accounts are hacked because they forget to set up dual-factor authentication or update their passwords every now and then. But in the case of Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO, he had his password and login procedure up to date. So how did it end up that over Labor Day week…
Without going further than Ammon, children can travel back in time to the era of dinosaurs, explore the mysteries of the universe and practice what may become their future careers.
Hayward receives excellence award from Zions Bank
Researchers say suspected nation-state hackers infected Apple iPhones with spyware over two years in what security experts on Friday called an alarming security failure for a company whose calling card is privacy.
Idaho Falls Power won’t raise rates in the coming year
When children have phones or smart devices, they likely also have access to apps. That means it’s up to a parent to decipher which ones they should be allowed to have, and which ones may carry a risk. Some apps are easy to judge, but those that provide communication with other users may be h…
The Eastern Idaho State Fair is almost here. It’s a tradition, with a corndog in one hand and cotton candy in the other, who doesn’t look forward to the endless entertainment and loads of family fun? The annual event is filled with amusement rides, carnival games and deep-fried everything; t…
Basic American Foods (“BAF”), a division of Basic American Inc., announced today its intention to phase out its manufacturing operations at its Shelley, Idaho facility and its Basic American Ingredients facility in Blackfoot, Idaho. BAF’s recently expanded, main facility in Blackfoot will re…
Growing potatoes in Idaho has never been a problem. Getting Idaho potatoes to distant markets has been the number one issue for Idaho’s growers and shippers.
When it comes to barbecue Rob Harding isn't just talking the talk, he's walking the walk and he's showing others the way.
BOISE — Bands, Brews & BBQ Festival is qualifier for Kansas City Barbeque Society national championship
Soon students will be heading back to Idaho State University, Brigham Young University-Idaho, and the College of Eastern Idaho, but are they prepared to handle life out on their own? Wherever your child is headed, they leave the comfort of your protective wings for new adventures.
HOUSTON — The images of children crying after their parents were arrested in a massive immigration raid in Mississippi revived a longstanding complaint: Unauthorized workers are jailed or deported, while the managers and business owners who profit from their labor often go unprosecuted.
U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to U.S. cigarette warnings in 35 years.
Few issues unite millennials like the future of Social Security. Overwhelmingly, they’re convinced it doesn’t have one.
The Idaho Department of Labor has implemented its new service model in the Rexburg area, providing direct mobile services to Rexburg, Driggs, St. Anthony and Ashton.
BOISE (AP) — An Idaho city councilwoman has proposed placing restrictions on rental application fees after residents have complained of high cost.
Whether is it a mass shooting, a natural disaster or a local family suffering a tragedy, when bad things happen people want to reach out and help.
DETROIT — They were the suburban vehicle of choice in the 1990s and early 2000s, but ever since, minivans appeared to be riding the slow lane to extinction.
INL leader heads international nuclear science committee
Broulim’s acquires Teton Pharmacy
Stocks fell sharply on Wall Street Monday, knocking nearly 400 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Proud Source Water, a naturally alkaline spring water bottled at the source in Mackay, ID has been selected as the exclusive aluminum bottled water provider for the Outside Lands Music Festival in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, August 9th-11th. The eco-friendly water provider will play a …
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers slowed their hiring in July but still added a solid 164,000 jobs to an economy that appears poised to extend its decade-long expansion.
ABIKO, Japan — Japanese electronics maker NEC Corp. on Monday showed a “flying car,” a large drone-like machine with four propellers that hovered steadily for about a minute.
MIAMI (AP) — Burger King will begin selling the plant-based Impossible Whopper nationwide next week after a successful test run in seven markets.
Long-time I.F. city employee wins state award
Albertsons customer donation programhelps Red Cross provide disaster relief
When temperatures rise — so do tempers, crime, and power bills. Mix a few of those together and you get a nasty brew of scammers posing as the local power company. In fact, Better Business Bureau has received multiple reports of scammers calling residents and businesses claiming to be power …
Hang up the phone. If you’re trying to call a travel company’s customer service number you found via search engine, read on before dialing. The Better Business Bureau has just learned about a network of scammers using Expedia Group’s name to take consumers for thousands of dollars.
Jeff Newgard celebrated in July his four-year anniversary as president and CEO of Bank of Idaho.
Jenny Bueno once got stuck in a metered parking lot because she didn't have cash to pay the fee. She eventually convinced the parking attendant to take a check — for $6.
BEIJING — Two months after U.S.-Chinese talks aimed at ending a tariff war broke down, both sides are trying to temper hopes for a breakthrough when negotiations resume Tuesday on an array of disputes that has grown to include tension over China's tech giant Huawei.