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Mitt Romney tells Utah businesses that coronavirus’ economic downturn will go down in history

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Apr 4th - 8:00am

In interactive online seminars, participants will receive free advice and guidance on managing their businesses in the midst of the global health crisis.

Global diplomacy under the gun in the time of coronavirus

Matthew Lee and Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 4th - 6:54am

Entire countries are on lockdown, state visits canceled, travel curtailed, key meetings postponed or moved online.

Military recruiting struggles as enlistment stations close

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 10:49pm

Marine Gunnery Sgt. Kevin Meyer does his best recruiting face-to-face. He can look people in the eye, read their body language and get insight into whether they would make a good Marine.

Trump fires watchdog who handled Ukraine complaint

Mary Clare Jalonick and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 8:40pm

President Donald Trump on Friday abruptly fired the inspector general of the intelligence community, sidelining an independent watchdog who played a pivotal role in his impeachment even as his White House struggled with the deepening coronavirus pandemic.

Hawaii: Delay international military drill over virus

Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 8:32pm

Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Friday he will ask the U.S. military to postpone the world's largest maritime exercises because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Barr orders increase in home confinement as virus surges

Michael Balsamo and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 8:07pm

Attorney General William Barr ordered the Bureau of Prisons on Friday to increase the use of home confinement and expedite the release of eligible high-risk inmates at three federal prisons where coronavirus cases have skyrocketed.

Rep. Chris Stewart backs COVID-19 commission as long as goal isn’t to embarrass Donald Trump

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 7:31pm

The Utah congressman said he worries that ongoing government-imposed social distancing restrictions could make socialism more acceptable to the country.

Romney calls on Trump to ensure coronavirus relief funds are spent wisely

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 7:01pm

Sen. Mitt Romney called on the Trump administration to responsibly and efficiently use taxpayer dollars Congress approved to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

Leaders back Navy firing of ship captain; sailors cheer him

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 4:19pm

U.S. defense leaders are backing the Navy's decision to fire the ship captain who sought help for his cornonavirus-stricken aircraft carrier, even as videos showed sailors cheering him as he walked off the vessel.

Judge demands FBI provide new details about its surveillance

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 3:26pm

The chief judge of a secretive national security court demanded Friday that the FBI provide him with details about some of its investigations after the Justice Department inspector general identified problems with more than two dozen wiretap applications.

Trump admin tries to narrow stockpile's role for states

Jonathan Lemire, Amanda Seitz and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 1:14pm

The Trump administration has abruptly changed its description of the Strategic National Stockpile and put forward a narrower vision of the role the federal government’s repository of life-saving medicines and equipment should play in supplying states' needs.

Trump nominates McConnell ally to powerful appeals court

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 11:22am

President Donald Trump is nominating a 37-year-old judge and former clerk to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to a seat on the powerful U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

Spanish singer-songwriter Luis Eduardo Aute dies at age 76

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 4th - 10:46am

Spanish singer-songwriter Luis Eduardo Aute, whose politically charged songs became popular during Spain’s transition from dictatorship to democracy, died Saturday at the age of 76, a performing arts guild said.

President Trump fires intelligence watchdog who handled complaint that triggered his impeachment

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 8:31pm

President Trump fires intelligence watchdog who handled complaint that triggered his impeachment.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 6:01pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows:

President Trump says he is directing FEMA to prevent export of N95 masks under Defense Production Act

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 3:40pm

President Trump says he is directing FEMA to prevent export of N95 masks under Defense Production Act.

White House: CDC to recommend Americans cover faces when outside, Trump calls it 'voluntary'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 3:33pm

White House: CDC to recommend Americans cover faces when outside, Trump calls it 'voluntary.'

Supreme Court postpones April arguments, doesn't rule out hearing some arguments before end of term

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 1:12pm

Supreme Court postpones April arguments, doesn't rule out hearing some arguments before end of term.

White House: Anyone who will be in close proximity to Trump, Pence, will be given rapid COVID-19 test starting Friday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 12:27pm

White House: Anyone who will be in close proximity to Trump, Pence, will be given rapid COVID-19 test starting Friday.