Backchannel, 'Dracula' help free Josh Holt in Venezuela
A backchannel led by a U.S. Senate staffer and a Venezuelan official nicknamed "Dracula" broke through hostile relations to secure Josh Holt's release.
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The Associated Press | Posted May 27th - 6:57pm
Flash floods struck a Maryland city on Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years earlier, prompting emergency rescues as raging waters engulfed cars and rose above the first floor of some buildings, authorities said.
Yvette Cruz, KSL.com | Posted May 27th - 6:30pm
Multiple law enforcement agencies are responding to a home in Clinton where they believe an armed person involved in an earlier incident in Roy may be located.
The Associated Press | Posted May 27th - 6:01pm
The Idaho State Board of Education has announced that University of Idaho President Chuck Staben's contract will not be renewed in 2019.
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Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted May 27th - 4:41pm
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Art Raymond, KSL | Posted May 27th - 4:02pm
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Florida authorities say a woman who was beaten and held captive for two days at gunpoint by her boyfriend escaped when she convinced him bring their dog to an animal hospital - and then slipped a note to a staff member.
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Two grown men bring the classic “Street Fighter” video game to life with hilariously accurate sound effects and choreography.
Ladd Egan, KSL TV | Posted May 27th - 1:20pm
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Andrew Taylor, Associated Press | Posted May 27th - 11:38am
President Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March. His message to lawmakers in both parties: Get your act together before the next budget lands on my desk.
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Utah State University did not notify other universities about sexual harassment allegations against two former USU employees, despite President Noelle Cockett’s saying that the Logan school had done so.
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A man died after the side-by-side he was driving rolled over onto him on Saturday evening, officials said.
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Snow College President Gary L. Carlston has announced his plans to retire but will remain on the job until his successor is named, likely in early 2019.
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un committed in the rivals' surprise meeting to sitting down with President Donald Trump and to a "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula." The Korean leaders' second summit in a month Saturday saw bear hugs and broad smiles, but their quickly arranged meeting appears to highlight a sense of urgency on both sides of the world's most heavily armed border.
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