Trial Set for Teacher Who Allegedly Fed Puppy to Turtle

An Idaho middle-school science teacher is set to face trial next month over animal cruelty charges related to a March incident in which he allegedly fed a live, sick puppy to a snapping turtle during class.

Primary Elections Live Updates

Pennsylvania is key to Democratic hopes of winning back the House of Representatives in November.

Boise's Ambitious Festival Showcases its Boom

Even in the middle of Boise's biggest annual event, walking its downtown streets is still a stroll through a friendly, modest city. You wouldn't know the metropolitan area's population grew 3 percent in 2017 — the highest rate of any metro area in the US. Housing prices followed with an 11 percent increase, though residents can still rest easy: home prices are projected to slow to 4 percent this year.