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Salt Lake Women’s March honors missing and murdered women

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 6:28pm

Nearly five years ago, the life of 12-year-old Kailey Raine Vigil — who her grandmother says loved animals and was already starting to “drive her own destiny” — was cut short by a killer.

Discovery of unused disaster supplies angers Puerto Rico

Danica Coto, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:58pm

People in a southern Puerto Rico city discovered a warehouse filled with water, cots and other unused emergency supplies, then set off a social media uproar Saturday when they broke in to retrieve goods as the area struggles to recover from a strong earthquake.

Sanders steps up appeals to women after flap with Warren

Hunter Woodall and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 2:17pm

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders stepped up his pitch to women in early-voting New Hampshire on the heels of a squabble over sexism in politics with fellow progressive and 2020 rival Elizabeth Warren.

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 2:12pm

The National Archives said Saturday it made a mistake when it blurred images of anti-Trump signs used in an exhibit on women's suffrage.

Buttigieg says Oval Office needs wartime veteran

Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 1:01pm

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Saturday the Oval Office benefits from the perspective of a wartime veteran, a niche he occupies exclusively among top-tier candidates in his party's race for the 2020 nomination.

Wrong-side drivers near air base used by US worry UK police

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 12:29pm

A British police chief requested an urgent meeting with a U.S. military commander Saturday after learning of two more traffic incidents in the area where a teenage motorcyclist died in a collision with a car driven by an American diplomat's wife.

Buttigieg trying now to make it to SC for MLK Day events

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 12:21pm

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, who has been criticized for his slow outreach to blacks and other minorities, is trying to rearrange his schedule to make room for events in early-voting South Carolina that honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Trump team, House managers trade sharp views on impeachment

Eric Tucker, Zeke Miller and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:50am

President Donald Trump's legal team issued a fiery response Saturday ahead of opening arguments in his impeachment trial, while House Democrats laid out their case in forceful fashion, saying the president betrayed public trust with behavior that was the “worst nightmare" of the founding fathers.

Facing Senate trial crunch, Dems blitzing Iowa, early states

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:46am

As a winter storm barreled down on Iowa, Elizabeth Warren’s campaign team struggled with whether to scrap a town hall scheduled at the old Maytag headquarters.

Russia's Putin says he opposes unlimited presidential term

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:39am

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Saturday that he opposes the idea of an unlimited term in office for the country's leader like the system that existed in the Soviet Union.

Contenders to lead UK Labour Party stress unity after loss

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:17am

Politicians vying to replace Jeremy Corbyn as leader of Britain's faltering Labour Party pleaded for unity during their first campaign event held Saturday in Liverpool.

2020's first big test? Not Iowa, but a tiny Texas House race

Paul J. Weber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 8:58am

Beto O'Rourke is livestreaming again. Joe Biden and Julián Castro are making their presence felt. Mike Bloomberg has knocked on doors and outside groups are running TV attack ads. On the brink of 2020's first big contest, it all screams high stakes.

Venezuelan theater becomes Plan B in lawmakers' turf battle

Scott Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:10am

Venezuelan opposition lawmakers are expected in the coming days to make their third attempt to get inside the legislative chamber in downtown Caracas, after twice this month being blocked by forces loyal to President Nicolás Maduro.

Turkey's Erdogan: Europe must back Libyan govt in Tripoli

Andrew Wilks, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:54am

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on the European Union to support the internationally recognized Libyan government in Tripoli ahead of a summit in Berlin.

Salt Lake City Council approves temporary Sugar House homeless shelter

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:32pm

The day after Salt Lake City leaders unveiled their selection of a building in Sugar House for a winter homeless shelter, the City Council cleared the way for its opening.

House Democrats in brief for impeachment trial say Trump 'abandoned his oath' and 'must be removed from office'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:27pm

House Democrats in brief for impeachment trial say Trump 'abandoned his oath' and 'must be removed from office'.

House Democrats in brief for impeachment trial say Trump 'abandoned his oath' and 'must be removed from office'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:19pm

House Democrats in brief for impeachment trial say Trump 'abandoned his oath' and 'must be removed from office'.

In first filing for impeachment trial, Trump defense team accuses Democrats of brazen attempt to overturn 2016 election

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:00pm

In first filing for impeachment trial, Trump defense team accuses Democrats of brazen attempt to overturn 2016 election.

Sweden summons Chinese envoy over 'lightweight boxer' remark

Jari Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:56am

Sweden's government summoned the Chinese ambassador in Stockholm to discuss his comments Saturday that compared Swedish media coverage of China to a lightweight boxer who “provokes a feud” with a heavyweight.