AP-Idaho News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Idaho. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Boise bureau at (208) 343-1894.
Idaho at 8:30 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Incensed by a ruling against his migrant asylum policy, President Donald Trump demanded “some common sense” from America’s judges and directed his ire at a liberal-leaning appeals court. He professed respect for Chief Justice John Roberts, with whom he is engaged in a startling public dispute over the independence of the judiciary, yet shrugged off the Republican appointee as someone who “can say what he wants.” By Mark Sherman and Jill Colvin. SENT: 1168 words.
BURLEY, Idaho — Students in need of mental health counseling have a new resource in one southern Idaho school district. SENT: 471 words.
EDMONTON, Alberta — Calgary Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell won his second CFL’s outstanding player award Thursday night. The former Eastern Washington and SMU star from Katy, Texas, also won in 2015. He will lead Calgary into the Grey Cup game Sunday against the Ottawa Redblacks. SENT: 219 words.
MARINE RETURN-MISSING DOG: U.S. Marine Vince Apodaca is home for Thanksgiving but his beloved dog, Doogie, is missing.
PENDLETON ROUND-UP-REVENUE: Revenue from ticket sales soared for the Pendleton Round-Up this year to more than $1.3 million.
TEEN SEX ABUSE-UTAH: A 20-year-old northern Utah man has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison for forcible sexual abuse of a teenage girl.
POLICE CHASE-FATALITES: Boise man pleads guilty to killing 2 during police chase