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Saturday’s print edition may be late due to weather

Due to freezing rain in the Treasure Valley and snow conditions in the surrounding areas, delivery of Saturday’s paper is expected to be late. You may also view your paper online by logging into idahostatesman.com/eedition. We appreciate your understanding.

National

Tale of meth, murder and Aryan gangs reminiscent of ‘Sons of Anarchy’

Bryan Childers was sent to prison in 2002 for possession of methamphetamine. He joined a white supremacist gang in prison, thinking it would keep him safe, but after getting released, an ongoing dispute with a rival gang member ended up getting him killed. Seven members or associates of the Aryan Brotherhood were convicted in connection with his murder.

National

Baby Justice is ‘dead because of you,’ judge tells mom

Samantha Green was sentenced Friday to 15-years-to life in prison after a California judge rejected her plea for a new trial in the death of her infant son, Justice Rees. “Ms. Green, back in Feb of 2015 you violated the most basic responsibility of a parent,” said Yolo Superior Court judge David Rosenberg. “You put your child in harms way. And because of your actions your child is dead.”

National

Analysis: Most troubling is Russia's reaction to scandal

Troubling as the details of the McLaren Report were, a news item out of Russia earlier this week was equally so. The new chair of the country's "revamped" anti-doping agency will be Yelena Isinbayeva, the pole vault great who has spent the past year thumbing her nose at all the evidence and at those who've dared to mete out punishment for the malfeasance.

Videos

A South Meridian neighborhood frets over nearby commercial project

Kallie Komoda, who lives on Mount Etna Drive in the Tuscany neighborhood, talks about her concerns over a proposed grocery store and other commercial space on the northwest corner of Amity and Eagle roads and how it could affect safety on her street.
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A South Meridian neighborhood frets over nearby commercial project 1:06

A South Meridian neighborhood frets over nearby commercial project

Boise day shelter provides meals, clothing and much more 3:06

Boise day shelter provides meals, clothing and much more

An Eagle mom talks about life as a caregiver 1:33

An Eagle mom talks about life as a caregiver

Inside Micron's operations 1:39

Inside Micron's operations