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FDA approves stomach-filling balloon for weight loss

Matthew Perrone, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 8:31pm

Federal health regulators on Tuesday approved an inflatable medical balloon that aids weight loss by filling up space in the stomach.

High school principal breaks collarbone on 1,700-mile bike ride

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 8:14pm

A high school principal who has been riding his bike from Washington to California to teach his students about service broke his collarbone on the journey last week.

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Source: Boeing officials think debris looks like part from 777

Rene Marsh, Margot Haddad and Steve Almasy, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 8:09pm

Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that disappeared in 2014, according to a source close to the investigation.

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Ogden man dies in wrong-way crash on I-15

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 8:02pm

Alcohol and drugs were found inside a vehicle that Utah Highway Patrol troopers say was driving the wrong-way on I-15 late Tuesday, causing a fatal crash.

Beyond the birds and bees: Discussing healthy sexuality with your child

Whitney Barrell and Shannon Hickman, KSL.com Contributors  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 7:34pm

Rather than just focusing on the mechanics of how babies are born, consider broadening the discussion based on the child's age and ability to understand concepts. Here are a few suggestions to make the topic a little less daunting.

Minnesota dentist rarely discussed hunting with patients

Brian Bakst and Farai Mutsaka, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 7:20pm

A Minnesota dentist who has become the target of worldwide outrage for hunting and killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe advised patients Wednesday to seek care elsewhere and said he rarely discussed his big-game hunting because it can be a "divisive and emotionally charged topic."

Coalville woman crowned Miss Rodeo Ogden, Miss Rodeo Utah 34 years after mother

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 7:01pm

A Coalville woman followed in her mother's footsteps and the pair made history Friday as the first mother and daughter to both win the titles of Miss Rodeo Ogden and Miss Rodeo Utah.

Park City, Canyons resorts to be merged into largest ski area in US

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 6:56pm

As they merge two iconic resorts into the largest ski area in the country, Park City Mountain Resort owners are relying on a familiar look and feel to convince skiers there is only one place they want to be this winter.

Relative: Family shot after offering help to stranded driver

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 6:47pm

A man who was stopped along a road on Montana's Crow Indian Reservation gunned down a family who tried to help him Wednesday, killing the couple and wounding their daughter, a relative said.

Remains of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown

Brett Zongker, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 6:18pm

Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America's first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia.

Police: Victim in fatal I-15 rollover was Colorado man

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 5:44pm

Police have identified a man killed in an I-15 rollover Tuesday near Parowan.

Police: SLC golf course vandalized by riders, horses

Haley Smith and Mary Richards  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 5:34pm

A local golf course was again vandalized by horses Tuesday night and police are asking for the public's help to find the riders.

Victims in Clearfield car accident identified

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 5:32pm

A man who was killed in a car accident Tuesday evening and three others who were injured have been identified.

Police turn to Facebook to investigate gang ties in WVC shooting

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 5:16pm

An argument over gang affiliation appears to have prompted a deadly shooting at a West Valley bus stop last month.

Utah woman sues Starbucks for $2M over tainted coffee claims

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 4:47pm

A Utah woman has sued Starbucks for more than $2 million after she says she drank a coffee at the chain that contained a cleaning solution.

Get your groove on with Taylor Swift, Beyonce and SLC company's flowcharts

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 3:32pm

No, flowcharts aren't boring, as this Salt Lake company proves with their creative video contest.

Baseball team to wear Spongebob jerseys; Redskins claim entire population of world watched training camp

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 3:23pm

Today in sports: A minor league baseball team will wear Spongebob Squarepants jerseys, and the Washington Redskins claim the entire population of the world watched their training camp.

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