Districts report more tech challenges with RISE testing, although shortlived

Technical glitches temporarily interrupted RISE testing in Utah school districts again Tuesday, with some districts opting to halt testing for at least the remainder of the day. Adobe Stock SALT LAKE CITY — Technical glitches temporarily interrupted RISE testing in Utah school districts again Tuesday, with some districts opting to halt testing for at least the remainder of the day. Similar to last week’s issues, students received error messages as they attempted to submit test answers or pause testing. The test vendor, Questar, told state education officials they had identified the problem and a solution, which apparently resolved the …read more Source:: Deseret News – Utah News       

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David Eason May Have Killed His Wife’s Dog

David Eason is in trouble with the law and, it very strongly seem, is also in trouble with Jenelle Evans. Neither of these statements ought to come as a shock, we know. But the reason why David Eason is in trouble with both of these parties may be at least a tad surprising, even to those who constantly expect the worst from this ex-Teen Mom star: He’s been accused of trying to kill his wife’s dog. We’re not kidding or exaggerating. Do we have your attention now? Okay, good. Scroll down for all the totally insane details… 1. Let’s Just Delve Right In, Shall We? By now, you must know… Read More

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Mueller reportedly wrote a letter to Attorney General Barr objecting to his conclusion that Trump did not obstruct justice in the Russia probe

The special counsel Robert Mueller wrote a letter to Attorney General William Barr last month objecting to his conclusion that President Donald Trump did not obstruct justice in the Russia investigation, according to The New York Times. Mueller’s team said in its final report that it would decline to make a “traditional prosecutorial judgment” on the question of obstruction, citing Justice Department guidelines that say a sitting president cannot be indicted. But prosecutors laid out a mountain of evidence they had collected in the obstruction probe — including 11 possible instances of obstruction — and indicated Congress could further investigate the matter. Barr, however, sent a letter to Congress before… Read More

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2 people killed, 4 injured in shooting at UNC Charlotte campus

Two people were killed and four others were injured in a shooting at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte campus on Tuesday. Police responded to reports of gunshots as university officials urged people on campus to shelter in place. Citing police sources, the local news station WBTV reported that one person was taken into custody. The UNC Charlotte Police and Public Safety did not immediately respond to INSIDER’s request for more information. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more stories. Two people were killed and four others were injured in a shooting at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte campus on Tuesday. Police responded to reports of gunshots as university officials urged… Read More

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North Carolina campus shooting leaves 2 dead, 4 injured

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two people were killed and four injured Tuesday in a shooting Tuesday on a North Carolina university campus, prompting a lockdown and chaotic scene in North Carolina’s largest city. UNC Charlotte issued a campus lockdown late Tuesday afternoon, saying shots had been fired. “Shots reported near kennedy. Run, Hide, Fight. Secure yourself immediately,” the university said in an alert, referring to the school’s Kennedy building on campus. Mecklenburg Emergency Medical Services Agency said on Twitter that two people were found dead at the scene, two others have life-threatening injuries and two others have injuries that are not life-threatening. They said the numbers could change. Aerial shots… Read More

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Hsu rises above medical condition, excels for BYU baseball team

BYU’s first baseman Brian Hsu poses for photos before batting practice at Miller Park in Provo on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Scott G Winterton, Deseret News BYU’s first baseman Brian Hsu gets ready for batting practice at Miller Park in Provo on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Scott G Winterton, Deseret News BYU’s first baseman Brian Hsu takes batting practice at Miller Park in Provo on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. …read more Source:: Deseret News – Sports News       

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22 Beauty Products That Won The Hearts Of Our Editors In April

As the saying goes, “April showers bring May flowers,” which makes April sound like a real bummer. But we think the month deserves a little more credit, because this year it brought us more than rainy weather: Game of Thrones returned, giving us a reason to look forward to Sunday night. There was Beyoncé’s Homecoming album and Netflix documentary. We got new music from Taylor Swift. And to top it all off, a ton of springtime beauty launches dropped (hello, floral fragrances and pretty pastels). And when we found time — between obsessing over GoT theories and listening to “Before I Let Go” for the 5,309th time — our beauty… Read More

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Lightning strikes tree, propelling debris into Utah home and frightening dogs

Dianne Roberg talks about what happened when lightning hit a dead tree in her front yard in West Jordan on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. The strike damaged a fence and debris from the tree broke out a window in the home. Scott G Winterton, Deseret News Dianne Roberg points out sections of a tree in her front yard that was struck by lightning in West Jordan on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. The strike damaged a fence and debris from the tree broke out a window in the home. Scott G Winterton, Deseret News …read more Source:: Deseret News – Utah News       

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Former ‘When Calls the Heart’ star Lori Loughlin actually wants to go to court, report says

In this Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, actress Lori Loughlin arrives at the 5th annual People Magazine “Ones To Watch” party in Los Angeles. The FBI says Loughlin has been taken into custody in connection with a scheme in which wealthy parents paid bribes to get their children into top colleges. Richard Shotwell, Invision/Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — Lori Loughlin wants to go to trial. Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli were named in the college admissions scandal for reportedly paying $500,000 to have their children, Olivia Jade and Isabella Giannulli, be crew recruits for …read more Source:: Deseret News – U.S. & World News       

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Everything you need for a day of hiking with your dog — all on Amazon and under $50

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Before hitting the trails, you and your dog should be armed with the best dog-friendly hiking gear to ensure a fun and safe hike. Whether you’re heading out for a couple hours or a couple days, these 25 products can help keep your dog cool, energized, hydrated, and more — all for under $50 each. Every item on this list is Amazon Prime-eligible, too. Is there anything better than exploring the… Read More

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