Senate panel backs reports on law enforcement actions regarding students


SALT LAKE CITY —The Utah State Board of Education would be required to produce an annual report of law enforcement actions related to student discipline under a bill that received unanimous support from the Senate Education Committee Wednesday. Sen. Jake Anderegg, R-Lehi, sponsor of SB198, said policymakers need data to determine whether the sweeping juvenile […]

Charges: Man duped friends, others to invest in fake companies


SALT LAKE CITY — Federal prosecutors say a Stansbury Park man hornswoggled neighbors, relatives and fellow churchgoers into investing thousands of dollars in his fake companies from 2013 to 2017. Ronald Wayne Leavitt, 61, was charged in federal court in Salt Lake City Wednesday with felonies wire fraud and money laundering. He persuaded people close […]

Armored Warfare: Assault: Top 10 Tips & Cheats You Need to Know


Here are the top 10 tips/tricks/cheats you need to know for Armored Warfare: Assault. 1. Understand and Exploit Each Tank’s Modular Design MY COM • The structure of each tank consists of many components. Understanding each tank’s design and precisely shooting at weak points not only increases your bullet penetration chances, it also helps destroys […]

Schmaltz scores in 7th round of SO, Blackhawks edge Senators


CHICAGO — Nick Schmaltz scored the deciding goal in the seventh round of the shootout to give Chicago a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night, just the Blackhawks’ second victory in 11 games. Schmaltz fired a wrist shot between the legs of Mike Condon after Patrick Kane and rookie Alex DeBrincat connected […]

New York Daily News tears into Trump’s response to the Parkland mass shooting: ‘He never mentioned a word’ about ‘guns flooding our streets’


The New York Daily News touted a provocative front-page cover ahead of publication on Wednesday night. The illustration shows President Donald Trump, his mouth taped over with the the logo of the National Rifle Association. “Woke up to the news that my best friend was gone. And I don’t understand why I can still go […]

Big air leads to big bruises, disappointments for Canadians


PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – Competing at the Pyeongchang Games quite literally beat up Laurie Blouin, her shiner from a slopestyle crash gone only to be replaced by a badly bruised buttocks that limited her performance in Thursday’s inaugural Olympic big air final. The snowboarder from Stoneham, Que., had trouble getting up after dropping on her […]

Harper, Okeke lead No. 12 Auburn to 90-71 win over Alabama


AUBURN, Ala. — Jared Harper scored 21 points, Chuma Okeke had 16 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 12 Auburn beat rival Alabama 90-71 Wednesday night even without ailing star Mustapha Heron. Down to seven scholarship players, the Tigers (24-4, 12-3 Southeastern Conference) turned a five-point halftime lead into a blowout thanks largely to big […]