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Helicopter rescues fallen boulder climber in Weber County

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 29th - 2:09pm

Crews rescued an individual who fell while bouldering in Weber County Monday morning.

Crews respond to raw sewage spill in Salt Lake City

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 29th - 2:01pm

Crews are cleaning up 100 to 200 gallons of raw sewage that spilled at a business on California Avenue in Salt Lake City Monday afternoon.

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The Shot: An oral history of John Stockton's most unforgettable moment

Jody Genessy, Deseret News  |  Posted   May 29th - 1:25pm

The Shot, as it's simply called, remains revered in the Beehive State even 20 years later.

Senators' demands underscore McConnell's health care problem

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 12:12pm

For Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question: How do you solve a problem like Dean, Lisa, Patrick, Ted, Rand and Susan?

No. 16 Utah softball falls to Washington in 3rd game of Super Regional

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:56am

No. 7 Washington did all of its scoring in the first two innings, and held on for a 2-1 win over the No. 16 Utes in Sunday’s decisive game of the Seattle Super Regional to advance to the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City.

Police: Tiger Woods arrested in Florida for DUI

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:29am

Police say golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida.

Manchester police seek clues in concert bomber's suitcase

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:24am

Police in Manchester, England issued a picture of the arena suicide bomber holding a blue suitcase and asked anyone who might have seen him with it before the attack to call a confidential hotline.

Great Clips of the Week: Homer Simpson inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:00am

It finally happened; a baseball superstar was finally inducted into the Hall of Fame. Plus, BYU reliever Mason Marshall didn't blink in the face of a line drive and a minor leaguer found a unique way to strike out.

Trump marks Memorial Day with Arlington visit

Eli Watkins, CNN  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:41am

President Donald Trump honored U.S. service members who made the ultimate sacrifice when he visited Arlington National Cemetery in recognition of Memorial Day Monday morning.

Get ready for busy travel season; airlines could set record

David Koenig, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:27am

If you're planning a big vacation trip this summer, move over. You're going to have lots of company.

Masked gunman robs Millcreek convenience store

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:53am

Unified police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint early Monday morning. He was described as 5 feet 6 inches tall, wearing all black clothes and a black mask.

UTA board gives conditional OK for sale of Clearfield property for assembly plant

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   May 29th - 8:53am

Utah Transit Authority trustees gave conditional approval Wednesday to the sale of property at the Clearfield FrontRunner station for an assembly plant despite concerns about a former board member's ties to the project.

Rwanda native shares story of survival, forgiveness to people who killed her family

Carole Mikita  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:49pm

Not only did Immaculee Ilibagiza survive the genocide in her homeland of Rwanda, she also forgave the people who killed her family.

Ogden school embraces its origins with bagpipe band

Ray Boone  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:29pm

It's not exactly the most popular instrument, but Ben Lomond High School's band director says students are clamoring to learn how to play the bagpipes.

Navy parachutist dies during demonstration over Hudson River

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:00pm

In the shadow of the Statue of Liberty, a Navy Seal team member fell to his death Sunday after his parachute failed to open during a Fleet Week demonstration over the Hudson River.

Pleasant Grove woman killed after her motorcycle collides with truck

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   May 28th - 10:28pm

A Pleasant Grove woman was killed Sunday on state Route 35 east of Woodland after the motorcycle she was riding failed to negotiate a turn. Authorities identified the victim as Claire Benson, 47. The highway was shut down for one hour.

To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Michael Rubinkam, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 10:15pm

Allison Jaslow heard it more than once as the long holiday weekend approached — a cheerful "Happy Memorial Day!" from oblivious well-wishers.

U. College of Education among top secondary teacher preparation programs nationwide

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted   May 28th - 9:32pm

The University of Utah's College of Education is one of the top secondary teacher preparation programs nationwide, according to the latest ratings by the National Council on Teacher Quality.

'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, 'Baywatch' sinks

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 8:35pm

It was smooth sailing to the top spot at the box office for "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales," but the waters were choppier for the Dwayne Johnson comedy "Baywatch."

Mom who went to classes with quadriplegic son gets MBA

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 7:57pm

A Southern California university has awarded an honorary degree to the mother of a quadriplegic student after she attended every class with him and took his notes while he pursued his Master of Business Administration.

Authorities believe body found is Eagle Mountain teen missing since December

Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   May 28th - 7:25pm

Authorities believe a body found by a hiker in Cedar Valley on Thursday are the remains of an Eagle Mountain teen missing since December.

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