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Should the 1.35-million acre Bears Ears Monument designation remain intact or should it be rescinded or the boundaries altered as the result of a review by the U.S. Department of Interior?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

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Militants attack Christians in Egypt, killing at least 28

Maggie Michael, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:56am

Masked militants riding in three SUVs opened fire Friday on a bus packed with Coptic Christians, including children, south of the Egyptian capital, killing at least 28 people and wounding 22, the Interior Ministry said.

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.

Police seek 3 people following armed home invasion in Holladay

Linda Williams and Caitlin Burchill  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:25am

Police are searching for three people following a home invasion robbery in Holladay early Friday morning.

Trump meeting with G-7 leaders after going on offensive

Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:19am

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.

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.

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.

A mother's story of heartbeak and a message for drivers

Erin Goff  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:48pm

Mother of teen killed in crosswalk warns drivers to be safe during "100 Deadliest Days."

Utah law that could send online bullies to jail criticized

Hallie Golden, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:32pm

Utah lawmakers hope a new, unusual law cuts down on increasingly troubling forms of cyber harassment by giving authorities the ability to send online bullies to jail for a year.

Small southern Utah town to honor 6 killed in 1943 military plane crash

Carter Williams and Marc Giauque  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:27pm

In the summer of 1943 during the middle of World War II, a plane carrying six military members headed to Colorado crashed in a forest just outside of Loa. 74 years later, their legacy is being remembered with a new memorial.

5-year-old hospitalized after auto-pedestrian accident in Box Elder County

Liesl Nielsen and Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:18pm

A five-year-old was hospitalized in stable condition after an auto-pedestrian accident in Box Elder County Thursday evening, police confirmed.

New United Utah Party pushing to make deadline for 3rd District special election

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:04pm

The new United Utah Party submitted petitions Thursday to become an official political party in the state, but probably not in time for the special election in the 3rd Congressional District.

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