State education officials have delayed finalizing Idaho's No Child Left Behind waiver with the federal government until the end of April in order to pursue a more flexible agreement for local districts.
The investigation into the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 has not revealed evidence of the co-pilot Andreas Lubitz's motive, but he suffered from suicidal tendencies at some point before his aviation career, an official said.
Idaho House Minority Leader John Rusche says that the communications director of the House Republican Caucus should be removed, arguing that she's using the position to spy on a Democratic representative.
States have named official sandwiches, insects, dances, soil, beans and bugs. This year, there are proposals to name an official hostess in Alaska and an official legendary creature, the jackalope, in Wyoming.