NAMPA, Idaho - A child has died and several more are injured after a dump truck crashed into a school bus near Deer Flat and Happy Valley roads south of Nampa.
The crash was reported just before 8 a.m.
Sergeant Tim Randall with the Nampa Police Department says the crash killed one child, and
By JONATHAN LEMIREAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - William Bratton, whose tenure as New York City police commissioner in the 1990s was marked by a steep decline in crime and clashes with then-Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, has been chosen to lead the nation's largest police force again.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - A report from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says the Idaho Department of Agriculture spotted moldy yogurt during a routine inspection at a Chobani facility in Twin Falls two months before the company issued a voluntary recall. The Times-News
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Some Rocky Mountain Power customers in southeastern Idaho are facing a second day of power outages as temperatures in the area fell below zero. The company says Thursday morning's outage affects about 4,500 customers in Ashton, Rexburg and Saint
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - A ban on pit bull dogs remains in effect in Yakima. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports (http://bit.ly/1cnGO5G) the city council upheld the ban Tuesday at a meeting where most of the testimony was against the ban, first established in 1987.
PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: Spokane Police are asking for your help to find a missing mother and her son. 46-year-old Cathy Hastings and her 19-year-old son Ryan Hastings were last seen around 10:00am Wednesday morning walking to a doctor's appointment in the Northpoint area
BREAKING UPDATE: Lt. Stu Miller of the Kootenai County Sheriff's Dept. believes they have just made an arrest and that the suspect in the Athol manhunt is in custody.
All Athol Elementary School buses will be running 2 hours late. Parents can drop their kids off as soon as the school is open
By LARA JAKESAP National Security Writer
JERUSALEM (AP) - Looking to soothe irritated relations with Israel, America's top diplomat on Thursday pledged to support the Jewish state's security throughout separate negotiations with Iran and the Palestinians - including Israel's demand that
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - Casting a spotlight on China's controls on the media, Vice President Joe Biden met with U.S. journalists working in Beijing Thursday after publicly criticizing how they're treated by China's government.
Closing a two-day trip to Beijing,
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Creative industries led by Hollywood account for about $504 billion, or at least 3.2 percent of U.S. goods and services, the government said in its first official measure of how the arts and culture affect the economy.
On Thursday, the U.S. Bureau
KHQ.COM - On Wednesday afternoon a Washington State Patrol trooper crashed while driving to stop a wrong-way driver on Hwy. 195 just 3 miles south of Spokane. Fortunately no one was injured.
The northbound lane was partially blocking for a short time, but it was opened shortly after.
On December 2, 2013 the Stevens County Sheriff's Office was asked to conduct a welfare check on a woman from the Tacoma area who never returned home from the Loon Lake area.
Deputies say 51-year-old Susan Yager was staying at a cabin on the lake during the holiday weekend, and when she
By GENE JOHNSONAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - The nation's largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
Gus Melonas, a