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Coca-Cola is shutting down Odwalla juice

Coca-Cola is shutting down the juice and smoothie brand Odwalla at the end of July. The company made the call "given a rapidly shifting marketplace and despite every effort to support continued production," John Hackett, president of Coca-Cola's Minute Maid…

Judge orders online signatures accepted for Idaho initiative

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Idaho officials to accept online signatures that could put a $170 million education funding initiative on the November ballot. U.S. District Court Judge B. Lynn Winmill issued the order on Tuesday…

Idaho unemployment numbers trigger rare extended benefits

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — So many Idaho workers lost jobs so quickly this year due to the coronavirus pandemic that an unemployment extended benefits program will go into effect that was last used during the Great Recession in 2009. The…

Target is raising its minimum wage to $15 an hour

Target said Wednesday it will raise its minimum wage for employees to $15 up from $13 starting July 5, a few months ahead of a deadline it set three years ago. The retailer had made a pledge in 2017 to…

Biden campaign says it raised nearly $81 million in May

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign says it raised nearly $81 million in May, a clear jump over his April figures. The $80.8 million haul between Biden's campaign, the Democratic National Committee and their joint fundraising efforts, announced in…