Good afternoon! 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. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400. Please submit your best stories through email to Stories should be in plain text format.

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Idaho at 1:30 p.m.


BOISE — A federal appellate court says cities like Boise can't prosecute homeless people for sleeping on the streets if they have nowhere else to go. By Rebecca Boone. UPCOMING: 600 words.


HARTFORD, Conn. — A wave of sexual harassment complaints that accompanied the #MeToo movement is straining many of the state and local offices tasked with policing workplace discrimination of all kinds. By Susan Haigh. SENT: 914 words. WITH AP Photos.


SALT LAKE CITY — An Idaho prisoner sent to help fight a wildfire in Utah raped a woman who also was working to support firefighters, prosecutors said Tuesday. By Lindsay Whitehurst. SENT: 460 words.


BOISE — Officials say a new treatment center and shelter for children and teens who are victims of sex trafficking soon will open in Idaho. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words by 5 p.m.


IDAHO-CRIME RATE: Drug, hate crime numbers climbing in Idaho