11-year-old girl brings loaded AR-15 to Idaho hearing

An 11-year-old girl toting a loaded AR-15 appeared Monday at a legislative hearing with her grandfather, who is supporting a proposal that would allow visitors to Idaho who can legally possess firearms to carry a concealed handgun within city limits.

Group petitions to join Idaho, blaming Oregon's liberal Democrats

A group of frustrated Oregon conservatives, who have tried everything from voting out Democratic state officials they consider too liberal to recalling the state’s governor and appealing to their Washington representatives, now want to leave the state.