Mom thanks Venezuela leader for son’s freedom

Joshua Holt, center, who was recently released from a prison in Venezuela, hugs Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, left, in the Oval Office of the White House, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Washington, as Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., second from right, talks with Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah. At left is Holt’s wife Thamara Holt. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

SALT LAKE CITY — The 4:30 a.m. phone call that woke up Laurie and Jason Holt last Friday at their Salt Lake City home was the one they had been anxiously anticipating for two long years.