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Jazz practice facility renovation to keep players happy, healthy in Utah

Andy Larsen  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:15am

Vivint Arena isn't the only Jazz facility getting an overhaul. The Jazz's practice facility, the Zions Bank Basketball Center, is doubling in size and getting some new amenities.

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Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 28

Maggie Michael and Hamza Hendawi, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:10am

Masked gunmen riding in three SUVs opened fire Friday on a packed bus taking Coptic Christians on a visit to a monastery south of Egypt's capital, killing at least 28 people, including two little children, authorities said.

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Trump travel ban showdown headed for Supreme Court

Jessica Gresko and Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:02am

Donald Trump's administration is pledging a Supreme Court showdown over his travel ban after a federal appeals ruled that the ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination."

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Trump meeting with G-7 leaders after going on offensive

Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:49am

In the Middle East, President Donald Trump was feted with pageantry, the leaders of Saudi Arabia and Israel seemingly in competition to outdo the other with the warmth of their welcomes and the depth of their pledges of cooperation.

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United Utah Party announces Jim Bennett as candidate for 3rd Congressional District

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 26th - 9:40am

The new United Utah Party announced Friday morning Jim Bennett will be its candidate for Utah's 3rd Congressional District seat.

Nu Skin had Utah's top-paid CEO with $10.3M paycheck

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:56am

A new survey finds the top-paid CEO in Utah made $10.3 million last year as the head of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc.

Bears Ears Monument designation draws thousands of comments

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:28am

Should the 1.35-million acre Bears Ears Monument designation remain intact or should it be rescinded or the boundaries altered as the result of a review by the U.S. Department of Interior? A public comment period ends Friday.

4 ways insurance companies are trying to cheat you after a car accident

Robert J. DeBry and Associates  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:00am

You need to be aware and vocal of the mistreatment that you may face when dealing with your insurance company after the damage has been done. Here are 4 ways insurance companies are trying to cheat you after a car accident.

Release date set for woman convicted in overdose death

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:48am

A woman sent to prison for providing drugs to a man who fatally overdosed but did nothing to help him will be released in September.

39 million travelers expected over Memorial Day weekend

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   May 26th - 6:49am

AAA predicts more than 39 million travelers will commute during the Memorial Day weekend, the highest number of travelers since 2005. Be prepared for rising gas prices and crowded roads.

Student's service animal featured in Summit County high school yearbook

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:48pm

Remember the joy of getting your yearbook back, checking your picture and getting friends to sign it? That was all the rage at North Summit High this week, especially because of a particular page in their yearbook that's getting a lot of attention.

Filipino troops, gunships fight militants in southern city

Jim Gomez and Teresa Cerojano, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:14pm

Philippine troops backed by armored vehicles and rocket-firing helicopters fought to re-take control of a city that has been under attack by gunmen linked to the Islamic State group since a raid earlier this week failed to capture one of Asia's most-wanted militants.

'I lost my mind,' says teen charged with murdering ranch counselor

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:47pm

A 17-year-old boy was ordered Thursday to stand trial for aggravated murder after police say he violently beat a staff member to death while attempting to escape from a rehabilitative youth ranch in southern Utah.

Crews extinguish fire at firefighter's home in Lehi

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:30pm

Crews extinguished a fire at the home of a West Valley City firefighter Thursday afternoon in Lehi.

2017 Tour of Utah announces race route

KSL.com  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:13pm

Professional cyclists from around the world will compete in the 13th annual Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, which announced its 2017 race route Thursday.

5 tips to choose the perfect wedding photographer

KSL Classifieds  |  Posted   May 25th - 9:00pm

We just googled “wedding photographers Utah” and got 1.89 million results. The population of Utah is 3.1 million. That means three out of every five Utahns has a DSLR and a website and would “looooove to capture your special day for you.

FBI probes Kushner-Russia meetings; more documents sought

Matthew Daly and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:42pm

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russia and the Trump campaign, his attorney said Thursday.

Is chocolate good or bad for health?

Carina Storrs, CNN  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:40pm

Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward.

Montana election pits behavior against partisan loyalties

Bobby Caina Calvan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:13pm

A last-minute assault charge against a congressional candidate jolted many people in the nation who were viewing the election Thursday as a referendum on President Donald Trump's young administration.

Utah launches Search and Rescue Assistance card to help fund search and rescue efforts

Keith McCord  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:09pm

The Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation launched a new program Thursday to help raise extra funds for search and rescue efforts—the Utah Search and Rescue Assistance (USARA) card.

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