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Jet owned by Elvis to be auctioned after sitting 30 years

Russell Contreras, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 2:01pm

A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley and featured on the National Geographic Channel is set to be auctioned after sitting on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years.

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Trump budget promises balance in decade, relies on deep cuts

Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 1:35pm

President Donald Trump is proposing to balance the federal budget within a decade by making sharp cuts to social safety-net programs like food stamps and Medicaid and offering optimistic estimates of economic growth and tax revenues to fulfill the promise of a government back in the black.

Have You Seen This? Climber narrowly escapes massive rockfall

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   May 22nd - 1:15pm

This video features a rock climber who was making his way to the top of one of Chulilla's cliffs when what appeared to be a solid, sturdy section of the mountain came crashing down right by him.

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Letter: Flynn cites 'public frenzy,' invokes 5th Amendment

Chad Day and Stephen Braun, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 1:05pm

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his constitutional right against self-incrimination on Monday and declined to hand over documents sought under subpoena by a Senate panel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election.

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Cosby jury pool: 1/3 say they've formed opinion on his guilt

Joe Mandak, Maryclaire Dale and Dake Kang, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 1:05pm

One-third of the potential jurors questioned in Bill Cosby's sex assault case Monday said they've formed opinions about his guilt or innocence while the majority said it would be difficult to spend several weeks sequestered across the state.

After disastrous winter, Idaho cities, highway officials wait for road-repair help

Nathan Brown, Times-News  |  Posted   May 22nd - 12:49pm

In December and January, southern Idaho was hit with frigid temperatures and, in some areas, record-breaking amounts of snow.

What's next for the Jazz? A conversation with Gail Miller

Brittany Copeland  |  Posted   May 22nd - 12:32pm

It’s been a little over eight years since Jazz owner Larry Miller passed away. From that day forward his wife became more involved with the team.

LDS Church, facing restrictions, merges Russia missions

The Associated Press and Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   May 22nd - 12:16pm

The LDS Church is merging two of its missions in Russia, sending those missionaries home early or reassigning them to finish their service in the U.S.

Hiking the family-friendly trail to Lower Boulder Field near Ogden

Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:59am

If you like hiking around humongous boulders and just so happen to be in or around the Ogden area, we have a hike for you: Lower Boulder Field.

Trump says he didn't mention Israel in meeting with Russians

Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:54am

President Donald Trump on Monday defended himself against allegations he divulged classified information in a recent meeting with Russian diplomats, saying alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he never identified Israel in his Oval Office conversation.

Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:29am

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.

Great Clips of the Week: Cubs, Brewers dance off in rain delay; Summerhays challenges Finau to non-golf challenge

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:00am

Here’s how the Cubs and Brewers scratched the competitive itch during a delay, and how two former Utah golfers competed away from the links before this week’s Byron Nelson golf tournament.

Utah’s foster care shortage: Not enough homes for children

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:44am

More children are being placed in the state’s care than ever before, and a shortage of foster parents means there are more children than homes to place them in.

Woman dies from injuries suffered in Midvale crash

Carter Williams  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:40am

A woman critically injured in a crash Wednesday morning has died from injuries suffered in the crash, police said.

Higher than average temperatures to bring accelerated snowmelt, swelling waterways

Joseph Witham, St. George News  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:14am

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a hazardous weather outlook as the cool temperatures and moisture of last week are expected to make way for higher than average May temperatures, leading to an increase in snowmelt and swelling waterways.

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Reservoirs filling fast in banner water year

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:11am

The midweek cold front that brought snow to northern Utah mountains also delivered a reprieve for water managers by pressing pause on the snowmelt filling up streams and rivers. Many reservoirs in the region are full or expected to fill soon.

Mark Zuckerberg says he's not running for public office

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 9:58am

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says his quest this year to visit every state he hadn't before is about building relationships, not politics.

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.

Senate Republicans quietly working on health overhaul bill

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

Remember the Republican health care bill?

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.

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