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Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Leader of force guarding rancher, family: ‘sacred honor to defend them’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840232-68/bundy-federal-blm-cattle.html.csp LAS VEGAS • To self-described militia members sleeping in wind-whipped tents, drinking camp coffee and patrolling rocky hillsides with military-style weapons, protecting Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his family from an overreaching federal government is a patriotic duty. “There are people out here who will sacrifice their lives and their fortunes and their sacred honor to defend them,” said Jerry DeLemus, a camouflaged former U.S. Marine sergeant from New Hampshire who called himself the lead... LAS VEGAS • To self-described militia members sleeping in wind-whipped tents, drinking camp coffee and patrolling rocky hillsides with military-style weapons, protecting Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his family from an overreaching federal government is a patriotic duty. “There are people out here who will sacrifice their lives and their fortunes and their sacred honor to defend them,” said Jerry DeLemus, a camouflaged former U.S. Marine sergeant from New Hampshire who called himself the lead... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 57840232@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:13:02 MDT Pro-Russian groups say they’ll leave when Kiev government does http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840570-68/russia-ukraine-government-kiev.html.csp Doentsk, Ukraine • Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the premises. In Donetsk, Denis Pushilin, spokesman for the self-appointed Donetsk People’s Republic, which is demanding broader regional powers and closer ties to Russia, vowed that insurgents will continue occupying government offices until the new pro-Western K... Doentsk, Ukraine • Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the premises. In Donetsk, Denis Pushilin, spokesman for the self-appointed Donetsk People’s Republic, which is demanding broader regional powers and closer ties to Russia, vowed that insurgents will continue occupying government offices until the new pro-Western K... 57840570@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:00:03 MDT U.S. considers sending troops to Poland, Estonia http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840706-68/europe-exercises-forces-military.html.csp Washington • The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday. The exercises would follow Russia’s buildup of forces near its border with Ukraine and its annexation last month of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said earlier this week that the U.S. is looking for ways to reassure its NATO allies of its strong commitment to collective defense. The P... Washington • The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday. The exercises would follow Russia’s buildup of forces near its border with Ukraine and its annexation last month of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said earlier this week that the U.S. is looking for ways to reassure its NATO allies of its strong commitment to collective defense. The P... 57840706@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:00:03 MDT Divers begin pulling bodies from sunken ferry http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840822-68/ferry-lee-ship-divers.html.csp Mokpo, South Korea • After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea’s southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the confirmed death toll to 49, officials said. More than 250 people are still missing, most of them high school students on a holiday trip, and anguished families are furious with the pace of rescue efforts. Divers had previously failed to enter the ferry, offici... Mokpo, South Korea • After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea’s southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the confirmed death toll to 49, officials said. More than 250 people are still missing, most of them high school students on a holiday trip, and anguished families are furious with the pace of rescue efforts. Divers had previously failed to enter the ferry, offici... 57840822@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:00:03 MDT Pope seeks to bring faith to ‘ends of the Earth’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840287-68/francis-easter-faith-pope.html.csp Vatican City • Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith “to the ends of the Earth” as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter’s Basilica. Francis entered the darkened basilica with a lone candle, which he shared with others to slowly illuminate the church. The symbolic service commemorates the darkness of the faithful over the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday and their joy and light at his resurrection on Easter Sunday. Francis urged the priest... Vatican City • Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith “to the ends of the Earth” as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter’s Basilica. Francis entered the darkened basilica with a lone candle, which he shared with others to slowly illuminate the church. The symbolic service commemorates the darkness of the faithful over the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Good Friday and their joy and light at his resurrection on Easter Sunday. Francis urged the priest... 57840287@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:00:02 MDT Submarine search for Flight 370 to be done in week http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840496-68/search-underwater-area-week.html.csp PERTH, Australia • An underwater robotic submarine is expected to finish searching a narrowed down area of the Indian Ocean seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane within the next week, after completing six missions and so far coming up empty, the search coordination center said Saturday. As the hunt for Flight 370 hit week six, the Bluefin 21 unmanned sub began its seventh trip into the depths off the coast of western Australia. Its search area forms a 10-kilometer (6.2-mile) circle aro... PERTH, Australia • An underwater robotic submarine is expected to finish searching a narrowed down area of the Indian Ocean seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane within the next week, after completing six missions and so far coming up empty, the search coordination center said Saturday. As the hunt for Flight 370 hit week six, the Bluefin 21 unmanned sub began its seventh trip into the depths off the coast of western Australia. Its search area forms a 10-kilometer (6.2-mile) circle aro... 57840496@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:00:02 MDT Exhibit re-creates Warhol’s 1964 World’s Fair mural http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57839957-68/warhol-fair-mural-exhibition.html.csp New York • Even for a 1964 New York World’s Fair that celebrated “The World of Tomorrow,” Andy Warhol may have been ahead of his time. His monumental piece commissioned specifically for the fair — a mural depicting mug shots of the New York Police Department’s 13 most-wanted criminals — was deemed too edgy for the family friendly event and was painted over just before opening day. Now, 50 years later, the work is the focus of a museum exhibition being staged on the very fairgrounds where the po... New York • Even for a 1964 New York World’s Fair that celebrated “The World of Tomorrow,” Andy Warhol may have been ahead of his time. His monumental piece commissioned specifically for the fair — a mural depicting mug shots of the New York Police Department’s 13 most-wanted criminals — was deemed too edgy for the family friendly event and was painted over just before opening day. Now, 50 years later, the work is the focus of a museum exhibition being staged on the very fairgrounds where the po... 57839957@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:03:01 MDT Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840020-68/heartbleed-website-government-security.html.csp Washington• People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama’s signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government’s vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed Internet security flaw. Senior administration officials said there is no indication that the HealthCare.gov site has been compromised and the action is being taken out of an abundance of caution. The government’s Heartbleed review is on... Washington• People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama’s signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government’s vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed Internet security flaw. Senior administration officials said there is no indication that the HealthCare.gov site has been compromised and the action is being taken out of an abundance of caution. The government’s Heartbleed review is on... 57840020@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:09:01 MDT Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840041-68/town-slide-jackson-landslide.html.csp Jackson, Wyo. • No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it’s going to take a piece of Jackson with it. Workers and residents have watched helplessly in recent days as the slow-motion landslide spanning hundreds of yards split a house in two and inched ever closer to a cluster of businesses below. Standing at the edge of the slide zone, its rocky slope rising sharply behind him, J... Jackson, Wyo. • No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it’s going to take a piece of Jackson with it. Workers and residents have watched helplessly in recent days as the slow-motion landslide spanning hundreds of yards split a house in two and inched ever closer to a cluster of businesses below. Standing at the edge of the slide zone, its rocky slope rising sharply behind him, J... 57840041@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:02:02 MDT Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840413-68/died-felumlee-kenneth-cody.html.csp Nashport, Ohio • A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning. The couple’s eight children say the two had been inseparable since meeting as teenagers, once sharing the bottom of a bunk bed on a ferry rather than sleeping one night apart, the Zanesville Times Recorder reported (http://ohne.ws/1in7erG). They remained ... Nashport, Ohio • A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning. The couple’s eight children say the two had been inseparable since meeting as teenagers, once sharing the bottom of a bunk bed on a ferry rather than sleeping one night apart, the Zanesville Times Recorder reported (http://ohne.ws/1in7erG). They remained ... 57840413@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:41:09 MDT Documents detail another delayed GM recall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840406-68/steering-power-nhtsa-recall.html.csp Detroit • General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the government’s auto safety watchdog, also didn’t seek a recall of the compact car from the 2004 through 2007 model years even though it opened an investigation more than two years ago and found 12... Detroit • General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the government’s auto safety watchdog, also didn’t seek a recall of the compact car from the 2004 through 2007 model years even though it opened an investigation more than two years ago and found 12... 57840406@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:39:02 MDT Fox executive fired over Flight 370 charity email http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840354-68/tipton-fox-money-370.html.csp New York • A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane’s passengers has been fired. Darlene Tipton, who was vice president of standards and practices for the Fox Cable Networks Group, said Saturday she had wanted to arrange swift financial aid to families and other loved ones, sparing them lengthy court fights. She said she began by emailing Sarah Bajc, an American whose boyfriend, Philip Wood, was a passenger on Malaysi... New York • A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane’s passengers has been fired. Darlene Tipton, who was vice president of standards and practices for the Fox Cable Networks Group, said Saturday she had wanted to arrange swift financial aid to families and other loved ones, sparing them lengthy court fights. She said she began by emailing Sarah Bajc, an American whose boyfriend, Philip Wood, was a passenger on Malaysi... 57840354@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:30:02 MDT Post-rehab, injured snowy owl released into wild http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840350-68/snowy-center-owl-feathers.html.csp Superior, Wis. • A rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation’s capital flew back into the wild on Saturday, after weeks of rehab in Minnesota and procedures to replace its flight feathers. Officials with the Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota released the owl at about noon Saturday outside Superior, Wis., near the Minnesota and Wisconsin state border. That location was chosen by a biologist because snowy owls have been spotted there in recent winters, indicating the... Superior, Wis. • A rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation’s capital flew back into the wild on Saturday, after weeks of rehab in Minnesota and procedures to replace its flight feathers. Officials with the Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota released the owl at about noon Saturday outside Superior, Wis., near the Minnesota and Wisconsin state border. That location was chosen by a biologist because snowy owls have been spotted there in recent winters, indicating the... 57840350@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:25:02 MDT Iran vice president says row over reactor resolved http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840025-68/iran-reactor-salehi-arak.html.csp Tehran, Iran • Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country’s vice president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program. The comments by Vice President Ali Akbar Salehi come as the talks face an informal July 20 deadline to hammer out a final deal to limit Iran’s ability to build nuclear arms in exchange for ending the crippling econo... Tehran, Iran • Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country’s vice president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program. The comments by Vice President Ali Akbar Salehi come as the talks face an informal July 20 deadline to hammer out a final deal to limit Iran’s ability to build nuclear arms in exchange for ending the crippling econo... 57840025@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:18:01 MDT U.S. puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57837299-68/pipeline-state-obama-decision.html.csp Washington • The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, by extending its review of the controversial project indefinitely. In a surprise announcement Friday as Washington was winding down for Easter, the State Department said federal agencies will have more time to weigh in on the politically fraught decision — but declined to say how much longer. Officials said the decision will have to wait for the dust to s... Washington • The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, by extending its review of the controversial project indefinitely. In a surprise announcement Friday as Washington was winding down for Easter, the State Department said federal agencies will have more time to weigh in on the politically fraught decision — but declined to say how much longer. Officials said the decision will have to wait for the dust to s... 57837299@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:13:22 MDT Captain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57837331-68/ship-ferry-captain-south.html.csp Mokpo, South Korea • The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said. The disaster three days ago left more than 270 people missing and at least 29 people dead. As the last bit of the sunken ferry’s hull slipped Friday beneath the murky water off southern South Korea, there was a n... Mokpo, South Korea • The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said. The disaster three days ago left more than 270 people missing and at least 29 people dead. As the last bit of the sunken ferry’s hull slipped Friday beneath the murky water off southern South Korea, there was a n... 57837331@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:13:22 MDT Mayor’s menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840312-68/jenkintown-foley-restaurant-restaurants.html.csp Jenkintown, Pa. • The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won’t be going to bed hungry. Jenkintown Mayor Ed Foley, in a gut-busting campaign to draw attention to the tiny borough’s varied restaurant scene, set out to visit all 24 of them on Saturday, starting with a pre-dawn visit to IHOP. “With one pancake,” Foley said in late afternoon. “And IHOP does not want to sell you one pancake.” The second-term Democrat said he’s had to battle ... Jenkintown, Pa. • The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won’t be going to bed hungry. Jenkintown Mayor Ed Foley, in a gut-busting campaign to draw attention to the tiny borough’s varied restaurant scene, set out to visit all 24 of them on Saturday, starting with a pre-dawn visit to IHOP. “With one pancake,” Foley said in late afternoon. “And IHOP does not want to sell you one pancake.” The second-term Democrat said he’s had to battle ... 57840312@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:07:02 MDT California man charged $4050 for 2 tacos from Del Taco http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57840152-200/del-taco-charged-4050.html.csp Santa Paula, Calif. • What was supposed to be a cheap bite at Del Taco turned out to be small fortune for some Southern California customers. About 150 people who ordered this week at the Mexican-style fast food chain in Santa Paula, 65 miles northwest of Los Angeles, were mistakenly charged thousands of dollars for burritos, tacos and soft drinks. Customer Michael Cole said he was surprised when he was charged $4,050 for one CrunchTada Pizza and two beef tacos. He discovered the error Friday wh... Santa Paula, Calif. • What was supposed to be a cheap bite at Del Taco turned out to be small fortune for some Southern California customers. About 150 people who ordered this week at the Mexican-style fast food chain in Santa Paula, 65 miles northwest of Los Angeles, were mistakenly charged thousands of dollars for burritos, tacos and soft drinks. Customer Michael Cole said he was surprised when he was charged $4,050 for one CrunchTada Pizza and two beef tacos. He discovered the error Friday wh... 57840152@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:32:15 MDT 13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57839763-200/guides-everest-avalanche-snow.html.csp Katmandu, Nepal • Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world’s highest peak. Another three guides remained missing, and searchers were working quickly to find them in case weather conditions deteriorated, said Maddhu Sunan Burlakoti, head of the Nepalese government’s mountaineering department. But the painstaking e... Katmandu, Nepal • Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world’s highest peak. Another three guides remained missing, and searchers were working quickly to find them in case weather conditions deteriorated, said Maddhu Sunan Burlakoti, head of the Nepalese government’s mountaineering department. But the painstaking e... 57839763@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:24:18 MDT