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Sea lion grabs girl and pulls her into water

David Williams, CNN  |  Posted   May 22nd - 9:30am

Some tourists in British Columbia got a bit of a scare when a sea lion grabbed a little girl and dragged her into the water.

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Trump: Israelis and Arabs share 'common cause' against Iran

Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 9:27am

President Donald Trump declared Monday opened his first visit to Israel Monday, saying he sees growing recognition among Muslim nations that they share a "common cause" with Israel in their determination to counter the threats posed by Iran.

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Race, gender, fame questions loom as Cosby jurors sought

Maryclaire Dale and Dake Kang, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 9:27am

Thirteen years after a Temple University basketball team manager went to famous alumnus Bill Cosby's nearby home for career advice, her complaint that Cosby drugged and molested her that night will soon be a task for a Pennsylvania jury.

Senate Republicans quietly working on health overhaul bill

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 9:03am

Remember the Republican health care bill?

Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:40am

A transgender "bathroom bill" reminiscent of one in North Carolina that caused a national uproar now appears to be on a fast-track to becoming law in Texas, though it may only apply to public schools.

How to survive a long road trip with the whole family

End Text Wrecks  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:00am

With Memorial Day weekend coming up, road trips are likely in your plans. Here are some key tips to stay safe on the road and enjoy valuable family time together without getting on one another's nerves.

No fruit juice for kids under 1, pediatricians advise

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:42am

Children should not be given fruit juice before they are 1 year old unless it's advised by a doctor, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.

Coach Kim: Sticky marriages — 4 ways to unstick your relationship

Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham, KSL.com Contributors  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:23am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, coaches Kim and Nicole share four ways to shift your relationship out of its current rut.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker and Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:59am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Huntsman Corp., Swiss company agree to $20B merger

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 21st - 11:59pm

Huntsman Corp. and Switzerland's Clariant agreed to a merger in an all-stock deal that would result in a chemicals giant with a market value of about $20 billion.

Times Square driver says he tried to get mental help

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 10:48pm

A man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenage Michigan tourist and injuring 22 others, said he had been trying to get psychiatric help.

97-year-old Utah woman sends grandsons in WWII bomber to remember her late husband

Ray Boone  |  Posted   May 21st - 10:14pm

Some things in life are worth waiting for. In a way, Affra Nelson's been waiting a lifetime to see a B-17 Flying Fortress in person.

FBI investigating whether university stabbing was hate crime

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 9:41pm

The FBI is investigating whether the stabbing of a visiting black student by a white student at the University of Maryland was a hate crime, officials said Sunday.

Fraying social fabric hurting nation's economy, Sen. Mike Lee says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 21st - 9:13pm

Many Americans — poor, middle class and wealthy — feel that something is amiss in society that can't be reduced to economic anxiety but relates more to a sense that nation's social fabric is fraying, Sen. Mike Lee said.

North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:55pm

North Korea fired a solid-fuel ballistic missile Sunday that can be harder for outsiders to detect before launch and later said the test was hailed as perfect by leader Kim Jong Un.

Ringling Bros. shuts down the big top after 146 years

Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:55pm

With laughter, hugs and tears — and the requisite death-defying stunts — the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus received its final standing ovation Sunday night as it performed its last show.

Trump urges Mideast nations to drive out 'Islamic extremism'

Julie Pace and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:39pm

President Donald Trump on Sunday implored Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern countries to extinguish "Islamic extremism" emanating from the region, describing a "battle between good and evil" rather than a clash between the West and Islam.

Cottonwood Heights police searching for armed 'serial robber'

Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   May 21st - 8:37pm

Cottonwood Heights police are searching for an armed serial robber who they say has hit several businesses in the Park Center area in the last few weeks.

Researcher says Uinta Basin's high ozone likely to result in EPA action

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:43pm

The head of a research effort to assess unique wintertime ozone formation in the Uinta Basin told a committee of lawmakers Wednesday that high levels will likely result in action from the Environmental Protection Agency, leading to more regulation.

Syracuse's Woodhall, Springville boys among big winners at state track meet

KSL.com  |  Posted   May 21st - 7:09pm

Paralympian Hunter Woodall ran a state-record 21.17-second 200-meter dash, as well as a 46.34 400-meter, to finish off his high school career in style Saturday at the state track and field meet at BYU.

Park City becomes 1st Utah city to ban plastic bags

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 6:34pm

The mountain ski town of Park City recently became the first Utah city to ban plastic bags.

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