Idaho Man Killed in Logging Truck Crash Near Lewiston

LEWISTON, Idaho (KLIX)-The driver of a logging truck that went off a highway east of Lewiston died Wednesday afternoon. According to Idaho State Police, William Jared was driving a 1995 Kenworth logging truck east on U.S. Highway 12, about 20 miles from Lewiston, when went off the right shoulder, came back onto the road, then crossed the highway down the left shoulder and down an embankment ending up on the edge of the Clearwater River. ISP said Jared, of Weippe, was died at the scene. Part of the highway had to be closed intermittently while the trailer was recovered. The truck was expected to be removed Thursday.
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Police continue Downard Funeral Home investigation

POCATELLO, Idaho (KIFI) - Detectives are continuing to work with the Idaho Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses to identify cremated remains from Downard Funeral Home and Crematory and locate the next of kin. The majority of the cremated remains that have been identified by officers have been returned to...
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Former Idaho state trooper sentenced for wrongful arrest of woman

COEUR D’ALENE — A former Idaho State Police trooper was sentenced for falsely arresting a woman in 2017 after his wife called him about a car alarm in the middle of the night. On Sept. 7, Joshua Kagarice, 39, was placed on a year of probation, ordered to pay a...
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ISP Bloomington warns of area phone scam

The Indiana State Police Bloomington Post received several complaints this week from local citizens reporting a phone scam. ISP receives numerous reports of phone scams each year, but this particular scam has drawn specific attention to the area. The scammer called local citizens with the Caller ID showing “Indiana State...

Modem vs. router: What's the difference?

Our home internet connections have never been as important as they are now, with millions of us continuing to work, learn and socialize from home. All of that depends on the hardware running our home networks -- typically a modem and a router, or a gateway device that combines the two -- but for a lot of us, that hardware is hard to understand and best left to technicians and tech-savvy friends and family to set up on our behalf.

Why does my internet connection feel slow and jumpy, even when my internet speed is high?

Of the 8.2 million homes and businesses active on Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) in July 2021, 77% are now reported to be on a broadband plan that delivers speeds of at least 50 megabits per second (Mbps). This is plenty to accommodate a typical household’s needs for video streaming (Netflix high-definition resolution, for instance, uses about 3Mbps and ultra-high definition about 12Mbps), video conferencing (2-3Mbps), gaming (less than 1Mbps) and general web browsing.

Woman wounded in shooting on Interstate 57 in Markham. Attack marks 171st on Chicago-area expressways this year

A woman was shot and wounded Thursday as she traveled on Interstate 57 in Markham, according to Illinois State Police. The woman was treated at a hospital for a gunshot wound she suffered about 2:05 a.m., Trooper Joshua Robinson said Thursday morning in an email. She had been traveling on I-57 near 155th Street when she was shot. Robinson said he did not know the woman’s direction of travel or ...

How surveillance capitalism will totally transform the domain name system

The economics of surveillance capitalism and a world of paranoid apps will transform the domain name system (DNS), says Geoff Huston, chief scientist at APNIC Labs, part of the Asia Pacific Network Information Centre. Knowing the domain names of the websites you visit, or servers that apps access on your...

How To Keep Wi-Fi Running Smoothly When The Whole Family Is Home

At the root of everything is your internet connection. The strongest and fastest internet speed is through a fiber network. If you don’t have fiber, consider switching, if fiber is available, to avoid being counted absent or missing the due date for an essay. The way to get the fastest speed is through a fiber network. Why? Because fiber is transmitted through its own fiber-optic cable source, offering a less congested overall connection. When it comes to uploading, it can be up to 25 times faster than cable.*

Air Force begins construction of simulation and wargaming facility for space and lasers

WASHINGTON — The Air Force Research Laboratory is marking the next step in the development of its space-related infrastructure at Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico, beginning construction on a facility dedicated to simulation and analysis last week. The $6 million, 10,685-square-foot Wargaming and Advanced Research Simulation (WARS) Laboratory...

Police searching for missing Wabash Co. woman

WABASH COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The Wabash County Sheriff’s Department says they are searching for a missing 89-year-old woman. Police have issued a Silver Alert for Sue Bennett, described as being 5'8" tall, around 150 pounds, and has gray hair with green eyes. They say she was last...

How to fix Authentication has Failed Error in Rocket League

Rocket League is one of the more accessible competitive games to pick up, and when you get the hang of it, you’ll only want to get better at the game to improve your ranking. Even if you play during off-hours, you should find a match within a few minutes unless...

Illinois harvest quickly approaching; motorists advised to slow down

Most drivers know the feeling of running late for an important meeting or event and how tempting it can be to speed up to shave a bit of time off of the commute. But as fall weather rolls into Illinois this season, so does farm equipment used during harvest. Sparing five extra minutes to safely navigate around these slow-moving vehicles helps ensure everyone on the road gets home at the end of the day.

Mozilla VPN reveals major privacy boost

Mozilla is bolstering the privacy of its VPN service with a new update that adds support for custom DNS servers as well as a new multi-hop feature. When you go online your internet traffic is routed through the Domain Name System (DNS) servers of your Internet Service Provider (ISP) which may be keeping records of your online activities.

The pocket-friendly new iPad mini 6 is better than iPad Air 4

The new iPad mini 6 has a lot more than a new industrial design. It is equipped with a faster processor, improved camera, connectivity, and other advanced features which makes it a better tablet than the iPad Air 4. Here are the all the way the new mini tablet is a worthy product.