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Couple seeks help after taking in 3 children at center of drug case

Ashley Stilson and Ladd Egan  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:04am

After their parents were arrested, three children were saved from separation by their step-brother's family. Now the couple who took them in are asking for donations for the children who are still going through drug withdrawal symptoms.

From Left Field: Jimmer Fredette signs 2-year deal with Shanghai Sharks

Andy Larsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:04am

Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette decided to stay in China for the next two seasons, signing an agreement to remain with the Shanghai Sharks. That, plus other sports highlights in today's From Left Field.

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Trump's political speech to Scouts inspires parental outrage

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:01am

President Donald Trump's fiery speech at the National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia has infuriated parents and former scouts.

Idaho mother sentenced for neglect after daughter drowns in bathtub

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:46am

A 27-year-old mother will spend 100 days in jail after her 1-year-old daughter drowned in a bathtub last September.

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BYU alum discovers 200-year discrepancy on Kennedy Center's Utah state flag

Kaitlyn Bancroft, Deseret News  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:41am

It was a mistake of only one numeral, but it made a 200-year difference.

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Kushner, Manafort meet with congressional investigators

Mary Clare Jalonick and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:41am

Two key members of President Donald Trump's presidential campaign met Tuesday with congressional investigators probing Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion with Trump associates.

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McCain's return sets stage for big Senate health bill vote

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:41am

President Donald Trump urged Republicans to "step up to the plate" for Tuesday's crucial Senate vote on their bill eviscerating much of the Obama health care law. A cliff-hanger roll call was likely, with added drama from Sen. John McCain's return to the Capitol for his first vote since being diagnosed with brain cancer.

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Official: US Navy ship fires warning shots near Iranian ship

Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:41am

A U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots Tuesday near an Iranian vessel that came close to it during a tense encounter in the Persian Gulf, an American defense official said. Iran's hard-line Revolutionary Guard later blamed the American ship for provoking the incident.

Zion trail closed by mudslide to be repaired with $1M grant

Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:31am

A popular Zion National Park trail closed by a large mudslide several years ago will get be repaired with a $1 million grant.

Ben Anderson: Gordon Hayward compliments, critiques Jazz on his way out the door

Ben Anderson  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:14am

In a podcast with ESPN, Gordon Hayward discusses his decision to leave the Jazz, and how he arrived at his decision.

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Parents ask court to let them take Charlie Gard home to die

Jill Lawless and Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:11am

Charlie Gard's mother returned to a London court Tuesday to ask a judge to let her and the baby's father take their critically ill son home to die.

Canadian polygamous leader found guilty of having 25 wives

Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 9:26am

Two former leaders of an isolated polygamous community in Canada were convicted Monday of practicing polygamy after a decadeslong legal fight, setting up another potential court battle over the constitutionality of Canada's polygamy laws.

US home prices reach record high for 6th straight month

Christopher S. Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 9:02am

U.S. home prices reached a new high in May for the sixth straight month, which may raise fears of another housing bubble roughly a decade after a previous one burst.

Woman gets kidney donation from stranger-turned-friend

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 8:59am

A Massachusetts mother has a new outlook on life after receiving a kidney donation from a complete stranger.

The latest on solar in Utah — 3 major changes happening this year

KSL Classifieds  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 8:00am

Solar in Utah has certainly hit its stride. See what it has in store in 2017.

Trump jokingly threatens to fire Price if health vote fails

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:32pm

President Donald Trump on Monday jokingly threatened to fire his health secretary if a crucial vote to repeal "Obamacare" fails.

AP sources: Trump speaks to advisers about firing Sessions

Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:11pm

President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as he continues to rage against Sessions' decision to recuse himself from all matters related to the Russia investigation.

New US citizens encouraged to infuse culture with American experience

Alison Berg  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:02pm

Joined by 124 other new citizens from 38 countries and six continents, Victor Avalos, 43, of Mexico, took the oath of allegiance and received a citizenship certificate Wednesday during a ceremony at the state Capitol.

No Fox apology in fight with New York Times about raid story

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:30pm

Fox News Channel on Monday clarified but didn't apologize for a weekend segment that The New York Times said falsely accused the newspaper of revealing intelligence information that enabled Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to elude capture by U.S. forces two years ago.

Immigrants wept, pleaded for water and pounded on the truck

Frank Bajak and Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:11pm

The tractor-trailer was pitch-black inside, crammed with maybe 90 immigrants or more, and already hot when it left the Texas border town of Laredo for the 150-mile trip north to San Antonio.

5 kitchen updates that are quick, easy and cheap

KSL Classifieds  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 9:00pm

Here are 5 DIY ideas that can help give a builder-grade kitchen a shot of 2017 without having to sell your first born.

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