Idaho

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Idaho Inmate Escapes Via Ceiling Crawl Space

Authorities in north Idaho say an inmate jailed on burglary charges escaped by working his way through a ceiling crawl space in a utility room to reach the lobby.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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Idaho Bill Repeals Last Reference To Dueling

The law, enacted during the state’s first legislature in 1864, is still on the books.

02/13/2015

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Gay Protections Bill Held By Idaho Legislative Panel

Idaho lawmakers have essentially killed a bill that would create protections for gay and lesbian people, once again blocking attempts by gay rights supporters to amend the state’s anti-discrimination law.

CBS Seattle–01/29/2015

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Small Dog Missing In Idaho Car Theft Is Safe

Minnie the miniature pinscher isn’t offering any details about her adventure, but the small dog that was inside a 71-year-old man’s Cadillac when it was stolen is safely back home.

01/19/2015

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Man Accused Of Killing 3 People In Idaho Fighting Extradition

John Lee shot his mother, landlord and an Arby’s restaurant manager at three separate locations in Moscow, Idaho, say authorities, before leading police on a high speed chase across the state line into Washington.

01/16/2015

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Documents Detail Victim’s Escape Try In Idaho Killings

Court documents say an Arby’s restaurant manager tried to escape a gunman by jumping out a drive-through window before being shot and killed last weekend.

CBS Seattle–01/14/2015

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Suspect In Idaho Shooting Makes First Court Appearance

A man suspected in the shooting deaths of his adoptive mother and two others in Idaho made an initial court appearance Monday in Washington state, where he was ordered held on $500,000 bail.

CBS Seattle–01/12/2015

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Police Probe Motive In Deadly Idaho Shooting Spree

Investigators say a laptop computer from the vehicle of a man suspected in a deadly shooting spree in western Idaho could yield clues to a motive for the violence.

CBS Seattle–01/12/2015

A 29-year-old woman described as a loving mother was fatally shot by her 2-year-old son at a northern Idaho Wal-Mart in what authorities called a tragic accident. . (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Idaho Shooting Victim Supported Gun Rights

Concealed weapons are part of everyday life in Idaho, and that’s unlikely to change in the Mountain West state despite a shocking accident in which a 2-year-old boy reached into his mother’s purse, grabbed her gun and shot her in the head inside a Wal-Mart.

12/31/2014

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Cow Escapes Idaho Slaughterhouse Only To Get Shot By Police

Police shot and killed a cow that had escaped from a Pocatello meat packing plant after it ran through the streets of town.

12/16/2014

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