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The Latest: Republicans criticize immunity to Clinton aide

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:11am

The Latest on FBI Director James Comey's testimony to Congress (all times local): 11:00 a.m.

Kerry threatens to cut off all contacts with Russia over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian bombardment of Aleppo ends

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:11am

Kerry threatens to cut off all contacts with Russia over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian bombardment of Aleppo ends.

Police: Cash, apparent drugs found in suspect's home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:10am

A search warrant shows investigators found a bag containing a white powder that appeared to be drugs and more than $1,700 in cash in the Raleigh home of a man killed in a shootout last month with police.

FBI director: Database coming on police use of deadly force

Matthew Daly and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:10am

The FBI will have up and running within two years a database that tracks instances of police use of deadly force, FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers Wednesday at a congressional hearing that reflected the sustained political interest in the Hillary Clinton email investigation.

BLM renames trailhead at controversially named canyon

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:01am

The Bureau of Land Management has renamed a trailhead located in a southern Utah canyon with a controversial name, taking a stance on the naming debate.

Correction: Cuban Migrants-Search-The Latest story

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:01am

In a story Sept. 27 about the search for missing Cuban migrants, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the boat left Cuba on Sept. 21. It left on Sept 20 and capsized on Sept. 21.

Student surprises favorite teacher with Air Jordans, video goes viral

Jessica Ivins, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:01am

Sometimes teaching can feel like a thankless job, and then sometimes a student rewards you with something you’ve wanted since you were a kid.

Moore goes before ethics panel on gay marriage order

Kim Chandler, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 9:01am

Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore appeared before a judicial discipline panel Wednesday to answer accusations that he tried to block gay couples from marrying in the Deep South state.

Correction: Cuban Migrants-Search story

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:53am

In a story Sept. 27 about the search for missing Cuban migrants, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the boat left Cuba on Sept. 21. It left Sept. 20 and capsized Sept. 21.

Salt Lake County no longer using schools as polling places

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:51am

Elections officials in Salt Lake County say they've stopped using schools as polling places because of security concerns about bringing outsiders into the building with children.

Jimmy Carter remembers Israel's Peres for work on peace

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:51am

Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter is remembering Shimon Peres for his work to bring peace to Israel and Palestine.

Senate poised to override Obama's veto of 9/11 legislation

Richard Lardner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:51am

The Senate was poised Wednesday to overturn President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia even as lawmakers express fears the legislation could backfire on the United States.

Pro-Assad Syrian pleads guilty in US to role in hacking

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:51am

A Syrian national has pleaded guilty to federal charges for his role in hacking computers and targeting what he perceived to be enemies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Officials: US to send more troops to Iraq to help with Mosul

Josh Lederman and Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:43am

President Barack Obama is preparing to send more troops to Iraq to help reclaim the city of Mosul from the Islamic State group, U.S. officials said Wednesday.

The Latest: 300 mountain homes threatened by California fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:41am

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):

Jury views legislative testimony in New Jersey bridge trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:21am

Jurors in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial are seeing video of one of the defendants testifying before a New Jersey legislative committee in 2013.

Work on airstrip for Bruce Willis suspended due to zoning

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:21am

Construction of a private airstrip for actor Bruce Willis in Idaho has been suspended due to zoning issues.

Police shoot, kill man in San Diego area; protesters gather

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:10am

A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a "shooting stance," authorities said.

Teen sues police, Taser over stun-gun-induced heart attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 8:01am

A Missouri teenager is suing after a police officer used a stun gun on him during a traffic stop, causing him to suffer a heart attack.