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Bountiful man given federal prison time for bank robbery charges in California

Gavel 2016 shiny

In January, Gregory Jerome Brown pleaded guilty to robbing banks in California, Nevada and Southern...

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Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, April 22, the 112th day of 2018. There are 253 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 22, 1898, with the United States and Spain on the verge of war, the U.S. Navy began blockading Cuban ports. Congress authorized creation of the 1st U.S....


World

Russian lawyer questions why Mueller hasn't contacted her

Russia Trump Lawyer

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during his father’s 2016 campaign for the U.S. presidency said Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller has not contacted her yet. In an interview with The Associated Press, Natalia Veselnitskaya also...


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The Latest: Suspect arrested last year near White House

Waffle House Shooting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on shooting at Tennessee restaurant that left four dead (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Authorities say the suspect in a deadly shooting at a restaurant in Nashville was arrested last year by the U.S. Secret Service for being in a restricted area near the White House....


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Kanye West's embrace of a black Trump supporter not well-received by other blacks

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. Hip-hop artist Kanye West was criticized by the left for his support of Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential race. But anyone who thought that would lead him to walk away from conservative ideas found out recently that he instead may be doubling down. Less than a...


Business , National

'A Quiet Place,' 'Rampage' lead newcomers at box office

Film Box Office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s another weekend of buzz versus pure star power at the box office as the word of mouth sensation “A Quiet Place” finds itself neck-and-neck again with Dwayne Johnson’s “Rampage.” This time buzz had the slight advantage. Studio estimates on Sunday have placed “A Quiet Place,”...


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A joyful reunion with birth parents leads to incest, murder

Incest Killing

DOVER, N.Y. (AP) — What started out as a joyful reunion of a young woman with her birth parents soon turned sour, then shocking, and finally deadly. A young woman named Katie married her birth father, had a baby with him and, after she decided to leave him, lost her life to him along with that of...


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4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

Waffle House Shooting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A gunman wearing nothing but a green jacket and brandishing an assault rifle stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville and shot four people to death before dawn Sunday, according to police, who credited a customer with saving lives by wresting the assailant’s weapon...


Business

China auto show highlights industry's electric ambitions

China Auto Show

BEIJING (AP) — The biggest global auto show of the year showcases China’s ambitions to become a leader in electric cars and the industry’s multibillion-dollar scramble to roll out models that appeal to price-conscious but demanding Chinese drivers. Auto China 2018, which opens this week, follows...


World

Kuwait arrests 2 Filipinos accused of helping runaway maids

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwaiti police arrested two Filipinos for allegedly convincing housemaids to run away from their employers’ homes as the Philippines’ ambassador faced questions for comments about his embassy’s work in aiding abused workers, authorities said Sunday. The arrests, reported by the...


World

Dozens of businesses looted amid Nicaragua unrest

APTOPIX Nicaragua Protests

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Dozens of shops in the Nicaraguan capital of Managua have been looted as protests and disturbances sparked by government social security reforms continued into Sunday. Human rights groups say at least 26 people have been killed in several days of clashes. Images broadcast...


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