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Concert in Utah park honors man killed in London attack

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 3:44pm

The life of a Utah man who ran a recording studio at his home before he was killed in a high-profile London attack that also injured his wife was celebrated Saturday with the local music he loved.

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Now in Washington, Melania Trump still no social butterfly

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 3:36pm

Two weeks into her new life as a full-time Washingtonian, Melania Trump is staying true to her reputation as more homebody than social butterfly.

Over 120 people buried by massive southwest China landslide

Gillian Wong, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 3:23pm

More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said.

Unified police seek help locating man who robbed Taylorsville credit union, 2 banks

Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:43pm

Unified police officers are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who robbed a credit union Friday morning.

UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:42pm

British officials were investigating a cyberattack Saturday on the country's Parliament after discovering "unauthorized attempts to access parliamentary user accounts."

UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

Sylvia Hui and Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:21pm

Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them "not safe for people to sleep in overnight."

Syria releases hundreds of detainees ahead of Eid

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:04pm

The Syrian government released Saturday hundreds of detainees including some who backed the insurgency against President Bashar Assad on the eve of a major Muslim holiday.

Have You Seen This? Baby elephant chasing birds is delightful

Martha Ostergar, KSL Contributor  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 2:02pm

An elephant calf gets a little too (adorably) rambunctious while chasing birds at a Swedish zoo.

Disneyland devotee visits park for 2,000 days in a row

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 12:43pm

If Disneyland is "The Happiest Place on Earth," Jeff Reitz may be its happiest citizen.

Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 11:57am

Google is going to stop reading your Gmail in search of opportunities to sell ads.

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BYU grad arrested on charge of selling secrets to China

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 11:05am

A BYU graduate who is a former CIA officer sold secret documents to Chinese intelligence officials, according to charges filed this week in federal court.

'Cancer moves fast': New center for fighting the disease opens at Huntsman Cancer Institute

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 8:34am

Hundreds of supporters attended the opening of the Primary Children's and Families' Cancer Research Center at Huntsman Cancer Institute, a new facility dedicated to the studying of genetically traced cancers, particularly those affecting children.

Weekend tech deals: $500 computers, AirPods, better-than-Black-Friday Roomba, and more

Techbargains  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 8:00am

Act fast as stock is limited and these discounts will not last.

New commander takes over Hill's 388th Fighter Wing

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 7:29am

Col. Lee Kloos assumed the helm of the 388th Fighter Wing during a command change ceremony at Hill Air Force Base Friday with the specific mission of maintaining the preparedness necessary to defend America if ever called upon.

Utah man opens up about trip to North Korea

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 10:51pm

KSL spoke to a Utah man who took a chance and traveled to North Korea.

Observatory threatened by Payson wildfire, 2,250 acres burned

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 10:39pm

A wildfire scorched more than 2,250 acres of land on West Mountain near Payson, officials reported on Friday

Park City switches to all-electric bus system

Alison Berg  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 10:01pm

Park City on Friday became the first mountain resort community in the country, and the first city in the state, to operate a zero-emission, all-electric bus system.

Brush fire burns 100 acres above Farmington

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 9:42pm

A brush fire above Farmington reached 100 acres Friday night, officials reported.

Saving the twins: Health scares and rehab for once-conjoined boys

Wayne Drash and Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 9:22pm

Nicole McDonald eases her silver minivan across Bear Mountain Bridge and hooks a right onto the steep two-lane highway.

Soldier Hollow wildfire dies down at 20 acres

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 9:00pm

A wildfire started by an ATV crash is dying down after burning 20 acres near Soldier Hollow on Friday, officials reported.

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