Idaho recognizes Juneteenth, holiday marking end of slavery

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho will observe the new federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery, Gov. Brad Little said in a proclamation issued Thursday. The Republican governor said the state will recognize Juneteenth, or June 19, as required by…

Chiefs come back to claim point in OT loss to Americans

KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Spokane Chiefs saw their rally fall short on Tuesday night as they overcame a two goal deficit to force overtime, but eventually lost to the Tri-City Americans 5-4. After tilting the ice in their favor for…

WH entertaining Russian proposal to interrogate Americans

The White House said on Wednesday it is entertaining a proposal raised by Russian President Vladimir Putin to interrogate Americans in exchange for assistance in the ongoing US investigation into election interference, putting the White House at odds with the State Department.

American patriotism is down, poll says

In Gallup's 2018 poll, released Monday, a declining number say they are proud to be an American, with less than three-quarters saying they are, down six points since 2016.