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Politics & Government

Politics & Government

Robert F. Bukaty
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A new report ranks cities across the country by how dangerous they are for pedestrians, and a couple cities in the West – Albuquerque and Tucson – were among the worst offenders. Others – like Ogden, Provo and Boise – did comparatively well.
Idaho struggles to hire enough firefighters for upcoming wildland fire season
In a report to the Board of Land Commissioners, the head of the Fire Management said Idaho is struggling to hire enough firefighters for the upcoming wildfire season.
Supreme Court strikes down Trump-era federal ban on bump stocks
The Supreme Court has struck down the federal ban on bump stocks Friday, declaring that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives exceeded its authority when it banned the devices.
U.S. Supreme Court dismissed case challenging access to abortion pill
On Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court dismissed a case challenging the availability of the most commonly used abortion pill, mifepristone.