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Blake Anderson's lawyer releases part of legal response to Utah State

Blake Anderson's lawyer releases part of legal response to Utah State

Alex Vejar for KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 11:33 a.m.  |  Save Story

Tom Mars accuses the school of firing Anderson for "convenience" rather than "cause."
Dozens of Salt Lake City flights canceled, delayed as tech outage disrupts global travel

Dozens of Salt Lake City flights canceled, delayed as tech outage disrupts global travel

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV  |  Updated July 19 - 11:25 a.m.  |  Save Story

A global technology outage impacted flights at the Salt Lake City International Airport on Friday.
Young, scrappy and hungry? How to score 'Hamilton' tickets in Utah for $10

Young, scrappy and hungry? How to score 'Hamilton' tickets in Utah for $10

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 11:25 a.m.  |  Save Story

There's a way for the young, scrappy and hungry looking to not throw away their shot to see the smash hit Broadway musical "Hamilton" at a massive discount.
Gov. Spencer Cox issues reversal, says he will vote for and endorse Donald Trump

Gov. Spencer Cox issues reversal, says he will vote for and endorse Donald Trump

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated July 19 - 10:34 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox said he will endorse and vote for Donald Trump this fall — a dramatic reversal from just last week when he said he wouldn't vote for the former president.
American Fork man who claimed self-defense now charged with killing brother-in-law

American Fork man who claimed self-defense now charged with killing brother-in-law

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 10:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

An American Fork man was charged Friday with murder, accused of shooting and killing his sister's estranged husband shortly after the man arrived at their home from California.
What is CrowdStrike, the company linked to the global outage?

What is CrowdStrike, the company linked to the global outage?

Sean Lyngaas, CNN  |  Posted July 19 - 9:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

The global computer outage affecting airports, banks and other businesses on Friday appears to stem at least partly from a software update issued by major U.S. cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike, experts told CNN.
Murray businesswoman sent to prison for exploiting elderly and vulnerable clients

Murray businesswoman sent to prison for exploiting elderly and vulnerable clients

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 9:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

Seventy-six clients trusted their Social Security and other incomes to Janine McCauley for management but found themselves in debt after she "comingled assets" to use for herself, charges say.
Cox privately expresses support for Trump in letter, calling his survival a 'miracle'

Cox privately expresses support for Trump in letter, calling his survival a 'miracle'

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted July 19 - 8:31 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox privately committed his support to the Donald Trump this week, calling it a "miracle" the former president's "life was spared" in an assassination attempt.
Wall Street Journal reporter convicted of espionage in Russia, sentenced to 16 years in prison

Wall Street Journal reporter convicted of espionage in Russia, sentenced to 16 years in prison

Kirill Zarubin, Associated Press  |  Posted July 19 - 8:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich has been convicted of espionage charges that his employer and the U.S. vehemently reject. He was sentenced to 16 years in prison after a secretive and rapid trial.
Police seeking tips in series of overnight fires in rural Box Elder County

Police seeking tips in series of overnight fires in rural Box Elder County

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 8:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

Recent fires on Rocky Dugway Road in Mantua, Box Elder County, have puzzled the community and damaged at least three properties.
Outdoor kitchens are hot! How to choose the best countertop material

Outdoor kitchens are hot! How to choose the best countertop material

Bedrock Quartz  |  Posted July 19 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Outdoor kitchens are popular for people who want to minimize the barrier between indoor and outdoor spaces.
Missed Big Boy No. 4014 earlier this month? 'World's largest' steam train to make Utah encore

Missed Big Boy No. 4014 earlier this month? 'World's largest' steam train to make Utah encore

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 7:39 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utahns have one more chance to view a historic steam train that brought in large crowds earlier this month.
Idaho family provides update after serious Fourth of July weekend crash

Idaho family provides update after serious Fourth of July weekend crash

Brittni Johnson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted July 19 - 7:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

An Idaho family is home recovering after being in a car crash over the Fourth of July weekend.
West Jordan police holding 'resource fair' for Latinos on driver's licenses, privilege cards

West Jordan police holding 'resource fair' for Latinos on driver's licenses, privilege cards

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 6:45 a.m.  |  Save Story

West Jordan police are hosting a "resource fair" geared to the Latino community in part to provide information about getting driver's licenses and driving privilege cards.
BYU Creamery to be demolished, rebuilt

BYU Creamery to be demolished, rebuilt

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 10:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Creamery on Ninth — an iconic Provo date spot, as well as a dependable campus grocer — will be demolished and rebuilt directly west of the current location.
'I'm here to help': Utah Tech University has a new chief of police

'I'm here to help': Utah Tech University has a new chief of police

Bridger Palmer, St. George News  |  Posted July 18 - 10:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Wes LiCalzi has been appointed as the new chief of police for the Utah Tech Police Department, continuing its mission to protect, serve and educate the university community.
Trump describes assassination attempt as he accepts Republican nomination

Trump describes assassination attempt as he accepts Republican nomination

Steve Peoples, Jonathan J. Cooper And Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Updated July 18 - 10:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Former President Donald Trump, known best for his bombast and aggressive rhetoric, is instead offering a softer and more personal message during his speech at the Republican National Convention on Thursday.
Republicans attempt to block Biden's Title IX changes through Congress and the legal system

Republicans attempt to block Biden's Title IX changes through Congress and the legal system

Gitanjali Poonia, Deseret News  |  Posted July 18 - 9:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Biden administration's attempts to the change the definition of sex discrimination in Title IX is facing pushback in court and Congress.
Blake Anderson officially out as head coach of Aggies football team

Blake Anderson officially out as head coach of Aggies football team

Alex Vejar for KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 9:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

Blake Anderson is officially no longer the head football coach at Utah State.
U. Health's long COVID clinic continues to help people manage debilitating symptoms

U. Health's long COVID clinic continues to help people manage debilitating symptoms

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 8:50 p.m.  |  Save Story

The University of Utah Health's Long COVID Clinic has treated 3,000 patients over the last three years, and doctors say the clinic is here to stay.
Special function sheriff's officer arrested, accused of sexual battery after pulling woman over

Special function sheriff's officer arrested, accused of sexual battery after pulling woman over

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 8:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Lehi man employed by the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office has been arrested and accused of sexual battery after allegedly pulling over a woman illegally and searching her.
Man sentenced to at least 50 years in prison for shooting outside Draper party that killed 2

Man sentenced to at least 50 years in prison for shooting outside Draper party that killed 2

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 8:29 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man was sentenced to between 50 years and life in prison on Thursday for firing shots outside an Airbnb party in Draper, killing two young fathers.
Salt Lake woman charged with setting husband on fire

Salt Lake woman charged with setting husband on fire

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 8:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman accused of lighting her husband on fire and then not letting him get help until he promised not to tell police is facing criminal charges.
Legendary composer John Williams urges Salt Lake to 'preserve and protect' Abravanel Hall

Legendary composer John Williams urges Salt Lake to 'preserve and protect' Abravanel Hall

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 7:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

Abravanel Hall, caught in the middle of big downtown changes, may have received its biggest endorsement yet in the form of a letter.
Switchpoint receives $3.8M from Church of Jesus Christ, Walker and Miller funds

Switchpoint receives $3.8M from Church of Jesus Christ, Walker and Miller funds

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 7:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

A nonprofit that combats homelessness announced $3.8 million in new funding from the Olene Walker Housing Loan Fund, the Larry H. and Gail Miller Family Foundation and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Netflix has a plan to keep you paying for your subscription

Netflix has a plan to keep you paying for your subscription

Samantha Delouya, CNN  |  Posted July 18 - 6:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Football, wrestling and immersive experiences: This year, Netflix has expanded beyond its usual scripted and reality TV offerings.
Obama, Pelosi and other Democrats make a fresh push for Biden to reconsider 2024 race

Obama, Pelosi and other Democrats make a fresh push for Biden to reconsider 2024 race

Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller, Michael Balsamo and Aamer Madhani, Associated Press  |  Posted July 18 - 6:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Democrats at the highest levels are making a critical push for President Joe Biden to reconsider his election bid.
Following report of carbon monoxide poisoning, 5 people flown to St. George hospital

Following report of carbon monoxide poisoning, 5 people flown to St. George hospital

St. George News  |  Posted July 18 - 5:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

Five people were hospitalized Wednesday following a report of a possible carbon monoxide poisoning.
What to know about the more drought-resistant grass now legal in Utah

What to know about the more drought-resistant grass now legal in Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 5:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

A grass breed that can remain green even after six weeks without water is now legal in Utah, which has potentially major implications for future water conservation efforts.
Rally shooter had photos of Trump, Biden and other US officials on his phone, AP sources say

Rally shooter had photos of Trump, Biden and other US officials on his phone, AP sources say

Alanna Durkin Richer and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated July 18 - 4:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

The 20-year-old Pennsylvania man who tried to assassinate Donald Trump had photos on his phone of the former Republican president, President Joe Biden and other officials, including Attorney General Merrick Garland and FBI Director Chris Wray.
Utahns revel in 'uplifting' atmosphere at Republican convention in Milwaukee

Utahns revel in 'uplifting' atmosphere at Republican convention in Milwaukee

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 4:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Republican delegates from Utah say they've experienced an "uplifting" experience at the GOP convention in Milwaukee this week, even as the party reels from the attempted assassination.
Even if your kids roll their eyes, keep making jokes, research says

Even if your kids roll their eyes, keep making jokes, research says

Madeline Holcombe, CNN  |  Posted July 18 - 4:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

People who were raised by adults who used humor were found to have a better view of their parents or caregivers, according to a new study.
Lou Dobbs, veteran cable news anchor and Trump booster, dies at 78

Lou Dobbs, veteran cable news anchor and Trump booster, dies at 78

Oliver Darcy, CNN  |  Posted July 18 - 3:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Lou Dobbs, the longtime business news anchor who became one of Donald Trump's most vocal supporters in media, died on Thursday. He was 78.
5 tips to keep your lawn and yard looking fresh during this hot Utah summer

5 tips to keep your lawn and yard looking fresh during this hot Utah summer

Lifetime Products  |  Posted July 18 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

You don't have to accept defeat and let your lawn turn brown in the heat — there's still plenty of potential for excellent lawn care in the peak of summertime.
Comedian Bob Newhart, deadpan master of sitcoms and telephone monologues, dies at 94

Comedian Bob Newhart, deadpan master of sitcoms and telephone monologues, dies at 94

Associated Press  |  Posted July 18 - 2:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

Bob Newhart has died at age 94. Jerry Digney, Newhart's publicist, says the actor died Thursday in Los Angeles after a series of short illnesses.
Over 3 million steam cleaners recalled because they can spew hot water, cause burns

Over 3 million steam cleaners recalled because they can spew hot water, cause burns

Associated Press  |  Posted July 18 - 2:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Some 3.3 million steam cleaners are being recalled across North America due to a burn hazard that has resulted in consumers reporting more than 150 injuries.
Jazz trade for Russell Westbrook again — but he won't play for the team

Jazz trade for Russell Westbrook again — but he won't play for the team

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 1:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

Russell Westbrook is coming to Utah. But, once again, he won't be suiting up for the Jazz.
Records committee denies Lyman's request for ballot petition signatures from Washington County

Records committee denies Lyman's request for ballot petition signatures from Washington County

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 1:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

The State Records Committee Thursday denied a request from the Phil Lyman campaign to obtain signature packets collected on behalf of a state Senate candidate in Washington County.
'We need more community': Why Cox says this Pioneer Day can be unifying for Utahns

'We need more community': Why Cox says this Pioneer Day can be unifying for Utahns

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 12:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

Pioneer Day is next week, and Gov. Spencer Cox says events celebrating the state holiday — and Olympic events mixed in — may help bring Utahns together during a tense time.
3 family members arrested, accused of causing death of emaciated 12-year-old boy

3 family members arrested, accused of causing death of emaciated 12-year-old boy

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 12:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

The father, stepmother and brother of an emaciated 12-year-old West Haven boy who died earlier this month have all been arrested for investigation of child abuse homicide.
What Gov. Cox's primary race revealed about political divisiveness

What Gov. Cox's primary race revealed about political divisiveness

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted July 18 - 12:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

One day after Gov. Spencer Cox concluded his national "Disagree Better" initiative, the nation was shocked by a gunman taking aim at Donald Trump .
1 dead after race leads to car crashing into tree in Park City

1 dead after race leads to car crashing into tree in Park City

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV and Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 11:33 a.m.  |  Save Story

One person was killed after their car crashed into a tree and burst into flames early Thursday. Troopers say the driver may have been racing another vehicle at the time.
How one Utah clinic's IV drips support beauty and anti-aging efforts

How one Utah clinic's IV drips support beauty and anti-aging efforts

Prime IV Hydration & Wellness in Orem  |  Posted July 18 - 11:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Prime IV Hydration & Wellness is an Orem, Utah company that specializes in carefully administering proprietary blends of vitamins, minerals and amino acids via IV infusions.
Why JD Vance and other Republicans converted to Trump

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Why JD Vance and other Republicans converted to Trump

Jacob Hess, Deseret News  |  Posted July 18 - 11:09 a.m.  |  Save Story

There are meaningful differences in the perspectives of conservative leaders who have embraced former President Donald Trump's new campaign for office — compared with those who still don't.
18-year-old arrested in connection with weapons, drug violations following Kanarraville shooting

18-year-old arrested in connection with weapons, drug violations following Kanarraville shooting

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Updated July 18 - 11:07 a.m.  |  Save Story

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left another man dead in Kanarraville on Wednesday evening.
How NASA and SpaceX will bring down the International Space Station when it's retired

How NASA and SpaceX will bring down the International Space Station when it's retired

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted July 18 - 11:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

SpaceX will use a powerful, souped-up capsule to shove the International Space Station out of orbit once time is up for the sprawling lab.
Better Business Bureau launches toolkit helping people hit by scams to recover

Better Business Bureau launches toolkit helping people hit by scams to recover

Matt Gephardt and Sloan Schrage, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 18 - 10:32 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Better Business Bureau has launched a new rescue line called the Scam Survivor Kit to help people who have been the victims of fraud.
Utahns seeing more power outages from fire sensors this summer

Utahns seeing more power outages from fire sensors this summer

Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 18 - 10:08 a.m.  |  Save Story

Rocky Mountain Power customers have seen outages in the hottest days of the year, when they need it most. The power company says the cause is safety-related.
Biden points to 29% drop in border arrests as RNC turns focus to immigration, crime

Biden points to 29% drop in border arrests as RNC turns focus to immigration, crime

Sam Simpson and Michelle Shen, CNN  |  Posted July 18 - 9:33 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Biden administration is highlighting a considerable drop in arrests on the U.S. southern border as Republican National Convention speakers seek to cast the president as weak on immigration and crime.
Why Brayden Keim is poised to become BYU's next NFL tackle

Why Brayden Keim is poised to become BYU's next NFL tackle

Ben Criddle for KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 9:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

Based on the pretext provided over the past two seasons, the 6-foot-9, 315-pound Alta High product should be set for marked improvement.
First graduates from SUU's filmmaking program ready for action

First graduates from SUU's filmmaking program ready for action

Haven Scott, St. George News  |  Posted July 18 - 8:39 a.m.  |  Save Story

While the Utah Film Commission is celebrating 100 years of movie making in the Beehive State, Southern Utah University is set to graduate its first students earning a bachelor's degree in filmmaking in 2024.
Sen. Mitt Romney secures provisions for Utah in annual defense bill

Sen. Mitt Romney secures provisions for Utah in annual defense bill

Asia Bown, Deseret News  |  Posted July 18 - 8:21 a.m.  |  Save Story

Sen. Mitt Romney detailed several amendments he was able to include in the 2025 National Defense Authorization Act.
9 fun ways to celebrate Pioneer Day

9 fun ways to celebrate Pioneer Day

Minky Couture  |  Posted July 18 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

From dazzling fireworks and thrilling rodeos to festive parades, Pioneer Day offers everything you need to join in the grand festivities and celebrate the Beehive State's rich heritage.
See which Wasatch Front cities, districts are proposing new tax hikes

See which Wasatch Front cities, districts are proposing new tax hikes

Tim Vandenack, Cassidy Wixom, Bridger Beal-Cvetko and Emma Everett, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 7:58 a.m.  |  Save Story

Here is a look at numerous locales and taxing entities throughout Utah that are mulling property tax hikes as part of their proposed 2024-25 budgets.
Trump running mate J.D. Vance vows to fight for 'forgotten' workers

Trump running mate J.D. Vance vows to fight for 'forgotten' workers

Joseph Ax, Nathan Layne and Gram Slattery, Reuters  |  Posted July 18 - 7:31 a.m.  |  Save Story

Donald Trump's vice presidential running mate, Sen. J.D. Vance, presented himself to the nation on Wednesday night as the son of a neglected industrial Ohio town who will fight for the working class if elected in November.
Faith and resilience: How Utah cares for its refugees

Faith and resilience: How Utah cares for its refugees

Gitanjali Poonia, Deseret News  |  Posted July 18 - 6:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

This Utah neighborhood came together to help three Ukrainian refugees. Here's where they are a year later.
RSL draws 1-1 with fellow West leader LAFC despite Arango, Gomez suspensions

RSL draws 1-1 with fellow West leader LAFC despite Arango, Gomez suspensions

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Updated July 17 - 11:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

Real Salt Lake faced its first test without All-Star leader Chicho Arango after his four-match suspension was announced Monday and came away with a point in a 1-1 draw.
Well-known Utah lemonade stand family involved in crash after dropping off donation

Well-known Utah lemonade stand family involved in crash after dropping off donation

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 17 - 10:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

A family that donates money made from a lemonade stand to help with organ donations was recently in a car crash after dropping off a donation.
Multiple failures, multiple investigations: Unraveling the attempted assassination of Donald Trump

Multiple failures, multiple investigations: Unraveling the attempted assassination of Donald Trump

Colleen Long, Mike Balsamo, Mary Clare Jalonick and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted July 17 - 10:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Multiple investigations have been launched into the attempted assassination of Donald Trump. They include probes into the crime itself and how law enforcement allowed it to happen at all.

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