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Man barges onto school bus, holds knife to driver

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:42pm

Authorities say a Southern California man barged onto a school bus carrying about a dozen children and held a knife to the driver's head before witnesses dragged him away.

The Latest: Senator claims small role in American's release

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:33pm

The Latest on the release of a Utah man, Joshua Holt, who has been held in Venezuela (all times local):

Mitt Romney has big lead against Mike Kennedy in Senate primary, poll shows

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:15pm

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has a huge lead over state Rep. Mike Kennedy with the Republican primary election just a month away, a new UtahPolicy.com poll shows.

Marijuana advocate known as NJ Weedman acquitted in retrial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:07pm

A New Jersey marijuana advocate dubbed NJ Weedman has been acquitted of witness tampering in his retrial.

Delegation members hail Venezuela's release of Utah man

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:59pm

Members of Utah's congressional delegation are celebrating Venezuela's release of Joshua Holt after Sen. Orrin Hatch pressed for the 26-year-old Utah man's freedom during a meeting with President Nicolas Maduro.

Glass panel falls, kills worker at New York skyscraper site

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:49pm

Police say a large glass panel fell on two workers during construction of one of New York City's tallest skyscrapers, killing one and sending the other to a hospital.

Solicitor General: Supreme Court should hear Crow case

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:47pm

A top official within the U.S. Department of Justice says the U.S. Supreme Court should review a case in which a Crow tribal member and game warden from Montana is asserting his treaty right to hunt elk in the Bighorn National Forest in Wyoming.

Subtropical Storm Alberto heads to the US Gulf

Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:44pm

Florida and Mississippi launched emergency preparations Saturday ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto, a slow-moving system expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday weekend.

The Latest: Trump hails Indiana teacher who stopped shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:44pm

The Latest on a shooting at an Indiana middle school (all times local):

Indiana teacher who stopped school shooting earns praise

Rick Callahan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:44pm

The Indiana science teacher and former college football player who tackled an armed student inside his classroom is being praised for quickly stopping the shooting despite being shot several times.

Utahn Josh Holt released from Venezuelan jail

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:42pm

After two years in captivity in Venezuela, Josh Holt has been released from jail and is on his way home to the U.S.

Monument honors famous WWI war dog Stubby

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:38pm

A new monument in Connecticut honors service animals with a statue of one of the nation's most famous war dogs.

Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:22pm

Engineers say damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely.

E. Idaho man dies after pickup collides with farm equipment

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:13pm

A 72-year-old eastern Idaho man died after his pickup collided with farm machinery near Terreton.

White neighbor gets prison for harassing black family

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:05pm

A neighbor accused of harassing and using racial epithets against a black Pennsylvania family for years has been sentenced to prison.

N. Idaho woman facing embezzlement charges disappears

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:53am

A northern Idaho woman, charged with embezzling money from the nonprofit that she once led, is now a wanted person after being a no-show in court.

Texas officer arrested in fatal shooting of off-duty deputy

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:28am

A Texas police officer is accused of fatally shooting his brother, who was a deputy sheriff, during what may have been a welfare check.

North and South Korean leaders hold surprise 2nd summit

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:19am

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met for the second time in a month on Saturday, holding a surprise summit at a border truce village to discuss Kim's potential meeting with President Donald Trump, Moon's office said.

Small plane makes emergency landing on Utah freeway

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:10am

Utah authorities say there were no injuries when a small plane made an emergency landing on a major freeway.

US still preparing for Trump-Kim summit should it take place

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Matthew Pennington, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 11:07am

A White House team is heading to Singapore this weekend as previously planned to prepare for a possible summit between President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader, a further sign that the meeting Trump called off might get back on track.