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Jury divided in 1st trial for Cliven Bundy's Nevada standoff

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 3:33pm

A federal jury in Las Vegas found two men guilty Monday in an armed standoff that stopped government agents from rounding up cattle near Cliven Bundy's Nevada ranch in 2014, but then deadlocked on federal charges against four others.

Trump to order review of monuments

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 3:04pm

President Trump is expected to roll out an executive order Wednesday directing an Interior Department review of presidential monument designations over the past 20 years, including the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments.

5 best road trips to take as the weather warms up

End Text Wrecks  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 3:00pm

They don't call our state BeUtahful for nothing. As the weather warms up, check out some of the top road trips you can take in Utah and its surrounding states.

At least global warming may get Americans off the couch more

Seth Borenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 2:33pm

Global warming's milder winters will likely nudge Americans off the couch more in the future, a rare, small benefit of climate change, a new study finds.

Hurricane man arrested for allegedly assaulting wife, 8-year-old child

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 2:02pm

A Hurricane man was arrested Sunday after allegedly assaulting his wife and child.

Republicans want to muzzle database of consumer complaints

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 1:42pm

U.S. consumers filed nearly 300,000 complaints last year about their dealings with banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies. Most of those complaints were compiled and made available for anyone to see as part of a database administered by the federal government.

Obama dishes on leadership at 1st event since leaving office

Sophia Tareen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 1:25pm

Former President Barack Obama used his first public appearance since leaving office to dole out advice to young people on leadership, managing social media and even marriage. What he didn't do was mention his successor.

Have You Seen This? Man bowls 12 strikes in record time

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 1:15pm

Ben Ketola, a 23-year-old bowler, just broke the world record for the fastest perfect bowling game in history. Watch him get 12 strikes in an unbelievable 86.9 seconds.

2 ways for hiking fly fishers to enjoy a Cache Forest gem

Robert Williamson, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 1:01pm

White Pine Lake in the Cache National Forest is a great hiking destination with opportunities to catch brightly colored brook trout. Here are two ways to enjoy this wonderful lake and area.


The surprising place your student may be getting bullied

Mariana Chrisney, Deseret News  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 12:55pm

Bully victimization doesn't only happen during school and after classes, but can happen between school and home when children ride the bus. School districts across the country have found different methods to prevent bullying in school buses.

Daggett County sheriff resigns amid jail controversy

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 12:45pm

Daggett County Sheriff Jerry Jorgensen resigned Sunday amid controversy over allegations of misconduct at the county jail.

Fearing a worker shortage, farmers push back on immigration

Andrew Selsky, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 12:16pm

The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants.

Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:48am

Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the U.S. record Monday for most time in space and talked up Mars during a congratulatory call from President Donald Trump.

7 ways to cut back on technology

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:45am

People in the United States across all age groups check their phones 46 times per day on average. Here are seven ways to cut back.

Great Clips of the Week: Gronk auditions for White House press secretary; Russell Westbrook doesn't like your questions

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:01am

In the latest Great Clips of the Week, Rob Gronkowski has White House press secretary Sean Spicer's back; an NFL reporter praises former BYU quarterback Taysom Hill; and Russell Westbrook is not having a reporter's question for teammate Steven Adams.

Feds, state holding free seminars on avoiding financial fraud

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:47am

Several federal and state agencies will hold free seminars to teach people how recognize and avoid financial fraud, which authorities say is an epidemic in Utah.

Haley warns NKorea about attacking US base or testing ICBM

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:34am

The United States could strike North Korea if it attacks a U.S. military base or tests an intercontinental ballistic missile, President Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador said Monday.

Projected 1st-round pick Bolles ready to represent Utah in NFL draft's primetime

Brittany Copeland  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:13am

The NFL draft begins Thursday, but only one local player is expected to hear his named called in the first round in primetime.

Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wall

Catherine Lucey and Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:43am

President Donald Trump could avert the risk of a government shutdown next weekend by stepping back from his demand that lawmakers fund his promised border wall with Mexico in a must-pass spending bill, Congress' two top Democrats said Monday.

Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different'

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:16am

For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions.


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