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Judge denies Bruce Willis' request to build a private airstrip in central Idaho.

Andreas Rentz / Getty HAILEY, Idaho — A judge has blocked actor Bruce Willis' plan to build a private airstrip in central Idaho. The Idaho Mountain Express reports that 5th District Judge Robert Elgee ruled that Camas County commissioners violated state law when drafting an ordinance allowing individuals to obtain ...

- Business Insider - US

A wet winter gives way to a sensational spring for viewing Idaho's Shoshone Falls.

Winding down the steep, narrow road alongside dark rock cliffs required a driver's full attention. But then distraction appeared in the form of a bright rainbow. Sharp and full, it arched over the Snake River not far from where Evel Knievel attempted to clear the canyon on a daredevil jump more...

- Los Angeles Times - US

Idaho man accused of bribing young boys faces new charges.

TWIN FALLS, Idaho " Idaho officials say a man accused of convincing at least 42 boys across various states and countries to send him pornographic videos is facing new charges.Judah Lyda, 44, of Twin Falls was charged with seven...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Boating Accident Liability: When to Sue for Wrongful Death?.

Boats, many of which lack brakes, seat belts, and airbags, can be just as dangerous as cars. And a recent lawsuit in Washington details just how dangerous they can be. The surviving family members of a man who drowned in a boating accident at Lake Coeur d'Alene last summer claim......

- FindLaw - US

Idaho wants to identify veterans monuments, memorials.

Idaho is trying to identify all the monuments and memorials to the military and veterans in the state. The public can participate by posting information online at a website called historypin.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Hottest lava for billions of years discovered, and it could resurface at supervolcanoes.

The magma is being tapped by plumes and could resurface at Hawaii, Yellowstone or the Galapagos.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Ninth Circuit Should Strike Down Idaho's 'Ag-Gag' Appeal.

The court should uphold a lower-court ruling suppressing the unconstitutional law.

- Reason.com - US

Idaho's Attempt to Gag Dairy Critics Should Be Struck Down: New at Reason.

Federal court considers an 'ag-gag' law.

- Reason.com - US

Faith Leaders Honor IDAHOT on Capitol Hill.

Today, HRC joined national faith leaders to honor the 13th annual International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. The special event, titled Faith Leaders Standing Up for LGBTQ Rights in Times of Uncertainty was organized by Union Theological Seminary and took place in the ...

- Human Rights Campaign - US

Members of Congress Honor IDAHOT 2017.

On International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia , members of Congress reaffirmed their support for global LGBTQ equality and denounced the atrocities taking place against gay and bisexual men in Chechnya and called for an end to the horrors.

- Human Rights Campaign - US

Alex Jones Retracts Chobani Claims to Resolve Lawsuit.

Accounts tied to the right-wing radio show host had falsely reported that the company’s factory in Idaho was connected to a sexual assault and tuberculosis cases.

- New York Times - US

Audit sparks more oversight at Idaho school district

- Education Week - US

Rare White Wolf Killed in Yellowstone Park Was Shot Illegally

The 12-year-old alpha female, the only white wolf in the park, was found near death last month. The police are treating the shooting as a crime.

- New York Times - US

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