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Eastern Idaho Museum of Art exhibit honors trio of local artists

Culture & Leisure Posted at 10:25 am, November 27, 2021 IDAHO FALLS – The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho is currently hosting an exhibition dedicated to the work of three artists who have made significant contributions to the fabric of the local art community during their lifetimes. “A Tribute” highlights the work of Beth Griebenow, […]

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No.19 Houston visits UConn (1 win) in season finale

New Connecticut football head coach Jim Mora is featured during an NCAA college basketball game between Connecticut and Arkansas on Sunday, November 14, 2021, in Hartford, Connecticut (AP Photo / Jessica Hill) Jessica hill PA HARTFORD EAST, Connecticut. The Houston No.19 will travel to UConn on Saturday in an attempt to avoid the overconfidence that […]

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Australia gets ‘preferred’ status for Rugby World Cup in ’27

Australia’s James O’Connor lines up a penalty kick during the International Rugby Union match between Wales and Australia at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales on Saturday 20 November 2021 (AP Photo / Rui Vieira ) Rui Vieira PA LONDON The Rugby World Cup looks set to return to Australia for 2027, leaving the United States […]

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Political fight in Georgia suburbs as McBath skips neighborhoods

FILE – United States Representative Lucy McBath, D-Ga., Speaks at a press conference at the Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. offices in downtown Atlanta on May 21, 2021. McBath announced on Monday, November 22, 2021 that she was jumping into another suburban Atlanta neighborhood attracted to Democrats. She tells her followers that her mission is too important […]

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Group seeks unionization at Giti Tire plant in South Carolina

COLOMBIA, SC A coalition comprising state officials, pastors and union leaders is calling on a tire manufacturer to improve conditions at its production facilities in South Carolina, including allowing workers to organize. On Tuesday, a group describing themselves as “concerned community members, human rights defenders, clergy, elected officials, political activists, union leaders and educators who […]

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Global equities generally higher as lockdowns and inflation loom

A man walks past the electronic board of a securities firm in Tokyo on Monday, November 22, 2021. Stocks were mixed in Asia on Monday after ending the week largely down on Wall Street, despite the first Nasdaq close above 16,000. (AP Photo / Koji Sasahara) Koji Sasahara PA Markets opened higher in Europe on […]

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New hurdle for COVID-19 home testing – the holiday season

Boxes of BinaxNow home COVID-19 tests performed by Abbott and QuickVue home tests performed by Quidel are shown for sale on Monday, November 15, 2021, at a CVS store in Lakewood, Washington, south of Seattle. After weeks of shortages, retailers like CVS say they now have a sufficient supply of rapid COVID-19 test kits, but […]

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Defense chief vows to counter Iran during visit to Bahrain

FILE – Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin speaks during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the conclusion of military operations in Afghanistan and plans for future counterterrorism operations, Tuesday, September 28, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington . Austin, the top US defense official, will pledge on Saturday (November 20) to prevent Iran from obtaining […]

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US clears exploratory gold mine in eastern Idaho

BOISE, Idaho A Canadian mining company that hopes to build an open-pit gold mine in Idaho, west of Yellowstone National Park, may resume exploratory drilling, the US Forest Service said on Friday. The agency said it has approved Excellon Idaho Gold’s Kilgore gold exploration project in Clark County’s Caribou-Targhee National Forest. Excellon Idaho is a […]

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Protections for birds of the west will have a new look under Biden

FILE – In this file photo from April 20, 2013, a male Greater Sage-Grouse performs mating rituals for a female grouse, not shown, on a lake outside of Walden, Colorado. The Biden administration is considering new measures to protect the land bird that was once found across much of the western United States. It has […]