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Third suspect arrested in Quiznos robbery, shooting case

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:44pm

Salt Lake police say the third of three people suspected in the robbery of Quizno's last week that resulted in one of the alleged robbers being shot by an employee, has been arrested.

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Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:30pm

The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama's health care law, the Congressional Budget Office estimated Monday, complicating GOP leaders' hopes of pushing the plan through the chamber this week.

JK Rowling marks 20 years since Harry Potter appeared

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 6:28pm

Wizarding legend Harry Potter's tale has turned 20.

Price photographer arrested in sex abuse investigation

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:45pm

A Price man who runs a photography studio has been arrested for investigation of forcible sex abuse, stalking and other charges.

Danny Ainge main host of first congressional fundraiser for son Tanner

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:16pm

Former BYU basketball star Danny Ainge is the main host of his son Tanner's first campaign fundraiser in the race for the 3rd District seat in Congress being vacated by Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah.

Upper Bear Valley evacuated as precaution due to Brian Head Fire

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 5:12pm

Residents of Upper Bear Valley were evacuated Monday morning as forecasted winds are projected to move the Brian Head Fire toward the area northwest of Panguitch, officials said.

Supreme Court's action on travel ban cause for concern, local organizations that serve refugees say

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 4:43pm

Elected officials and Utah organizations that work with refugees expressed concern over the Supreme Court's action on the Trump administration's travel ban.

Netflix adding 95 titles, dropping 52 in July

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 4:30pm

The summer weather is heating up, and if you can’t bear the thought of braving triple-digit temperatures, staying in and rewatching your favorite movies or binge watching a new TV show could be a great, cool alternative.

Utah medical marijuana advocates launch ballot initiative for 2018

Ryan Morgan  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 4:15pm

David Cromar and his son Holden, who has intractable epilepsy, are hopeful that a new ballot initiative will allow them to move back to Utah while still allowing Holden to get the treatment he needs.

Armed Services panel chairman seeks $696 billion DOD budget

Richard Lardner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 4:14pm

Declaring the U.S. military in dire need of rebuilding, an influential House committee chairman pressed his case Monday for $696 billion defense budget in 2018 — more military spending than at any point during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Philando Castile's family reaches $3M settlement in death

Amy Forliti, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:35pm

The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer, avoiding a federal wrongful death lawsuit that attorneys said could have taken years to resolve.

Case of gay couple's wedding cake heads to Supreme Court

Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:17pm

A Colorado clash between gay rights and religion started as an angry Facebook posting about a wedding cake but now has big implications for anti-discrimination laws in 22 states.

Super Nintendo gets the miniature console treatment

Kaya Yurieff, CNN  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:13pm

Nintendo is once again packing nostalgia into a tiny package.

Community rallies around family of former firefighter who died in crash

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:11pm

Friends of a Clarkston man who served as a firefighter and EMT and was training to become a police officer are putting together a benefit concert Monday night to help the family he left behind after a crash on I-15 in February.

The dirt on drip irrigation: When to use it

Weber Basin Water Conservancy District  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 3:00pm

When it comes to our yards, there are many different options to irrigate them. Some ways are more efficient than others depending on the type of plant material. Lawn is best irrigated by sprinkler heads while trees, shrubs, perennials, and vegetables are best irrigated with drip irrigation.

Ex-CEO's reputation precedes him, affects jury selection

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 2:24pm

Several potential jurors at the federal securities fraud trial of Martin "Pharma Bro" Shkreli were excused on Monday after telling the judge they couldn't be impartial toward the flamboyant former pharmaceutical CEO because of his notoriety for raising the cost of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent.

5 helpful ways to use your GPS during your summer adventures

Emily Long, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 2:01pm

GPS has many amazing applications ranging from general mapping and navigation on your smartphone to specific, purpose-built devices designed to locate valuables and monitor vehicle fleets. Here are five additional ways to use your GPS tracker.

Vintage Disneyland concept map sells at auction for $708,000

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 1:30pm

A hand-drawn map that shows Walt Disney's original ideas for Disneyland has sold at auction for $708,000.

Have You Seen This? World's 1st self-driving potato

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 1:18pm

Move over self-driving cars! Self-driving potatoes are the next big thing.

Supreme Court last day notable for what was and wasn't said

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 12:55pm

The last day of the Supreme Court's term was notable not only for what was announced but also for what wasn't.

9 ways to secure your small business inside and out

Sage Singleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 12:54pm

Small businesses are four times as likely to be the target of a break-in compared to a home, and external and internal threats can irreparably damage a growing company. Here are nine tips for business owners to protect their businesses.

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