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Local GAO: Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl swap GAO: Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl swap
The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office said the Defense Department failed to notify the relevant congressional committees at least 30 days in advance of the exchange — a clear violation of the law — and used $988,400 of a wartime account to make the transfer.
Local Two more DBSI executives sentenced to prison Two more DBSI executives sentenced to prison
David Swenson, 38, and Jeremy Swenson, 41, who are sons of former CEO Douglas Swenson, were both sentenced to three years in prison followed by three years of supervised release after being convicted of 44 counts of securities fraud.
Local South-central Idaho man arrested for spanking South-central Idaho man arrested for spanking
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Police in south-central Idaho arrested a 25-year-old man for allegedly hitting his son so hard that it left bruises.

Police say David Anthony Loya was arraigned Monday on a misdemeanor of injury to a child.
Local Hillside to Hollow trails finalize plans Hillside to Hollow trails finalize plans
The Hillside to Hollow trails go from Hillside Junior High all the way to Bogus Basin Road. All of it is north of Hill Road. The city came up with several plans for the trail system in this area and they want residents to vote on a finalized plan to be submitted.
Local Seen these vehicles around town? Nampa Police need your help! Seen these vehicles around town? Nampa Police need your help!
Detectives are asking if anyone recalls seeing the vehicles between Friday, Aug. 15 and Monday, Aug. 18. Both the Chevy Monte Carlo and Dodge Durango are in police custody, but it's where they were driven police need information about.
Local Meridian UPS Store breached by malware
A spokeswoman for UPS says the information includes names, card numbers and postal and email addresses from about 100,000 transactions between Jan. 20 and Aug. 11.
Local Energy secretary pushes for nuclear power Energy secretary pushes for nuclear power
Moniz stopped to speak in Idaho Falls on Wednesday at the inaugural Intermountain Energy Summit as part of his weeklong tour throughout the West. Idaho's Republican congressmen Jim Risch, Mike Crapo and Mike Simpson also spoke during the conference.