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Doctors issue warning to Utahns because of record 100+ degree heat

Doctors issue warning to Utahns because of record 100+ degree heat

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 12 - 10:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Intermountain Health held a news conference Friday morning warning people to be careful in recent 100-degree temperatures.
Astronauts confident Boeing space capsule can safely return them to Earth, despite failures

Astronauts confident Boeing space capsule can safely return them to Earth, despite failures

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted July 12 - 9:56 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two astronauts who should have been back on Earth weeks ago say they're confident that Boeing's space capsule can return them safely.
Annual pops concert and fireworks show returns to Weber State campus on Sunday

Annual pops concert and fireworks show returns to Weber State campus on Sunday

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 9:25 p.m.  |  Save Story

The annual Lindquist Family Symphony Pops Concert and Fireworks show, which draws thousands, returns to the Weber State campus on Sunday.
Crews put out fire near Layton that caused traffic, public transit delays

Crews put out fire near Layton that caused traffic, public transit delays

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Updated July 12 - 9:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

A fire south of Layton Friday caused delays for public transportation and freeway traffic.
Buckingham Palace is opening the room behind its famous balcony to the public

Buckingham Palace is opening the room behind its famous balcony to the public

Billy Stockwell, CNN  |  Posted July 12 - 8:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Buckingham Palace's famous balcony room, where the monarch and other members of the royal family gather on special occasions before waving at cheering crowds in the streets below, is opening to the public for the first time.
Review: 'Fly Me to the Moon' is a fun summer blockbuster alternative

Review: 'Fly Me to the Moon' is a fun summer blockbuster alternative

John Clyde for KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 8:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

While big-budget summer spectacle movies can be fun, it's nice to get something a little different sometimes, and "Fly Me to the Moon" delivered that for me.
Dollar General agrees to pay $12M fine to settle alleged workplace safety violations

Dollar General agrees to pay $12M fine to settle alleged workplace safety violations

Associated Press  |  Posted July 12 - 7:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

Dollar General has agreed to pay a $12M fine and improve conditions at its thousands of retail stores nationwide to make them safer for workers, the U.S. Department of Labor said Thursday.
'Use this time to better yourself': Women inmates plant garden at Utah State Prison

'Use this time to better yourself': Women inmates plant garden at Utah State Prison

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 7:23 p.m.  |  Save Story

The garden at the Utah State Prison is a community space where women who have proven they can manage themselves can spend their free time.
Former Ogden man identified as victim of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre from DNA

Former Ogden man identified as victim of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre from DNA

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated July 12 - 7:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

DNA from a former Ogden man has been identified as a victim of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, the first such identification as part of a probe into those killed in the incident.
Gabby Petito's father responds to Moab police's attempt to dismiss wrongful death lawsuit

Gabby Petito's father responds to Moab police's attempt to dismiss wrongful death lawsuit

Emma Pitts, Deseret News  |  Posted July 12 - 6:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

The father of Gabby Petito has spoken out following the Moab Police Department's actions to dismiss the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the Petito family in November 2022.
Alec Baldwin's involuntary manslaughter case dismissed in middle of trial

Alec Baldwin's involuntary manslaughter case dismissed in middle of trial

Morgan Lee And Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted July 12 - 5:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A New Mexico judge on Friday threw out the involuntary manslaughter case against Alec Baldwin in the middle of his trial and said it cannot be filed again. Baldwin cried and hugged his attorneys after the judge gave her ruling.
Utah transit could look completely different for 2034 Olympics

Utah transit could look completely different for 2034 Olympics

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 5:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Hosting the 2002 Winter Olympics helped Utah build a light-rail system in Salt Lake County. A few big transit projects are expected to be added by 2034.
Former Davis County Republican Party officers fighting allegations of ethical violations

Former Davis County Republican Party officers fighting allegations of ethical violations

Holly Richardson, for the Deseret News  |  Posted July 12 - 4:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Davis County Republican Party has imposed sanctions on two previous party office holders, Daniela Harding, the previous party chair, and Patrick Russo, the previous party secretary, for alleged ethical violations. Both have retained attorneys as they fight the allegations and sanctions.
Practicing gratitude could help you live longer, according to new study

Practicing gratitude could help you live longer, according to new study

Taylor Nicioli, CNN  |  Posted July 12 - 4:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

Appreciating the little things in life can leave a lasting impact on your health.
Utah Royals continue international additions with pair of attacking veterans

Utah Royals continue international additions with pair of attacking veterans

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 3:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Royals went local in their team-building early on but have expanded their sights overseas with recent midseason additions.
Have You Seen This? Boy jumps from jet ski to runaway boat, hailed as a 'hero'

Have You Seen This? Boy jumps from jet ski to runaway boat, hailed as a 'hero'

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 3:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 17-year-old boy in New Hampshire is being called a hero for jumping into a runaway boat and stopping it before it caused serious damage or injured anyone.
FBI identifies Kaysville man as suspect in disappearance in Mexico of Ogden teen, her cousins

FBI identifies Kaysville man as suspect in disappearance in Mexico of Ogden teen, her cousins

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated July 12 - 3:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

The FBI has identified Antonio Moreno, of Kaysville, as a suspect in the disappearance of Ogden teen Elizabeth Gonzalez and her two young cousins, Moreno's biological daughters.
Death row inmate Honie says Utah's lethal injection cocktail is cruel and unusual punishment

Death row inmate Honie says Utah's lethal injection cocktail is cruel and unusual punishment

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 3:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

The three drugs Utah intends to use to carry out the lethal injection execution of Taberon Honie amounts to cruel and unusual punishment and should be declared unconstitutional, Honie and his attorneys are arguing.
Beat the heat with your dog at Snowbasin this summer

Beat the heat with your dog at Snowbasin this summer

Snowbasin  |  Posted July 12 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

There's a place where you and your canine companion can beat the heat while having a great time this summer. Snowbasin stands out as one of the most dog-friendly destinations for summer adventures.
Women accused of giving uncle heroin is charged with abuse

Women accused of giving uncle heroin is charged with abuse

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 2:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two women who allegedly gave their ailing uncle heroin just before he died, allegedly at his request, have been charged with abuse of a vulnerable adult.
A big bank threatens to end free checking. Others may follow. Here's why that sounds worse than it is

A big bank threatens to end free checking. Others may follow. Here's why that sounds worse than it is

Jeanne Sahadi, CNN  |  Posted July 12 - 2:28 p.m.  |  Save Story

Most banks offer free checking if, for instance, customers have their paycheck direct deposited or they maintain an average minimum balance.
'Evil must always, always lose,' Ukrainian President Zelenskyy says during Utah visit

'Evil must always, always lose,' Ukrainian President Zelenskyy says during Utah visit

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated July 12 - 2:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called for continued support for Ukraine during a visit to Salt Lake City Friday, thanking Utahns for their solidarity and support of Ukraine.
Learning curve: Jazz rookies tackle early NBA challenges in summer league

Learning curve: Jazz rookies tackle early NBA challenges in summer league

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 2:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

Everything has gone fast for Utah's three rookies.
Cedar City man convicted of stabbing 2 men in fight sentenced to prison

Cedar City man convicted of stabbing 2 men in fight sentenced to prison

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted July 12 - 12:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man who pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated assault in connection with a stabbing incident in Cedar City last September has been sentenced to prison.
Nearly half of adult cancer deaths could be prevented by lifestyle changes, study finds

Nearly half of adult cancer deaths could be prevented by lifestyle changes, study finds

Deidre McPhillips, CNN  |  Posted July 12 - 11:21 a.m.  |  Save Story

About 40% of new cancer cases among adults ages 30 and older in the United States — and nearly half of deaths — could be attributed to preventable risk factors, according to a new study from the American Cancer Society.
Was the media complicit in concealing Biden's struggles?

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Was the media complicit in concealing Biden's struggles?

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted July 12 - 11:19 a.m.  |  Save Story

The combative new tone of the White House press corp suggests that a reckoning is taking place.
Utah County Search and Rescue helps heat-exhausted hikers on hot springs trail

Utah County Search and Rescue helps heat-exhausted hikers on hot springs trail

Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 12 - 10:41 a.m.  |  Save Story

Two teen girls experienced heat exhaustion on the Fifth Water Hot Springs Trail Thursday afternoon and required rescue, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.
Manager of Salt Lake business facing charges in gambling machines case

Manager of Salt Lake business facing charges in gambling machines case

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 10:10 a.m.  |  Save Story

The owner and manager of a Salt Lake business are under investigation and accused of providing gambling machines to customers in 2022.
'I love Deion': BYU AD Tom Holmoe thrilled to work next to 'Coach Prime' in Big 12

'I love Deion': BYU AD Tom Holmoe thrilled to work next to 'Coach Prime' in Big 12

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 9:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Tom Holmoe's meetup with Colorado coach Deion Sanders was as sweet as they come for a former player and his star protege with the 49ers in 1994.
'He would've killed me': Utah man who stopped to help stranger attacked by aggressive bull

'He would've killed me': Utah man who stopped to help stranger attacked by aggressive bull

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 8:38 a.m.  |  Save Story

An Iron County man was severely injured Monday and remained hospitalized Friday after he was attacked by a bull that he was helping to get off a stranger's property.
Baltimore bridge collapse survivor recounts fighting for his life

Baltimore bridge collapse survivor recounts fighting for his life

Associated Press  |  Posted July 12 - 8:26 a.m.  |  Save Story

The only person who survived falling from Baltimore's Francis Scott Key Bridge during its catastrophic collapse says he watched in horror as his coworkers, friends and relatives plunged to their deaths. Julio Cervantes Suarez described the disaster in an exclusive interview with NBC News.
Doctors caution against exercise in triple-digit heat as temperatures soar in Salt Lake City

Doctors caution against exercise in triple-digit heat as temperatures soar in Salt Lake City

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 12 - 8:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Amid extreme heat that set new records Thursday, doctors were cautioning that symptoms of heat-related illnesses and heat stroke could set in within a matter of minutes.
West Virginia, Idaho ask Supreme Court whether states can enforce transgender sports bans

West Virginia, Idaho ask Supreme Court whether states can enforce transgender sports bans

Devan Cole, CNN  |  Posted July 12 - 7:43 a.m.  |  Save Story

West Virginia and Idaho asked the Supreme Court on Thursday to decide whether states can lawfully enforce bans on transgender students competing on sports teams consistent with their gender identity.
He's Utah's youngest Democratic delegate. He doesn't care about Biden's age

He's Utah's youngest Democratic delegate. He doesn't care about Biden's age

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted July 12 - 7:22 a.m.  |  Save Story

Ben Anderson, 23, is the youngest member of Utah's delegation to next month's Democratic National Convention. He's focused on getting other Gen Z voters to turn out in November.
AT&T 2022 security breach hits nearly all cellular customers and landline accounts with contact

AT&T 2022 security breach hits nearly all cellular customers and landline accounts with contact

Michelle Chapman, Associated Press  |  Posted July 12 - 6:54 a.m.  |  Save Story

A security breach in 2022 compromised the data of nearly all of AT&T's cellular customers, customers of mobile virtual network operators using AT&T's wireless network, as well as landline customers who interacted with those cellular numbers.
Staying safe on Utah's roads as the weather heats up

Staying safe on Utah's roads as the weather heats up

Karah Brackin, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 12 - 6:18 a.m.  |  Save Story

With triple digits creeping up, you may be taking a road trip, venturing into the canyons to catch a break from the heat. Heading to the water, many people will be pulling boats and other big items.
Study measures impact of Gov. Cox's 'Disagree Better' initiative

Study measures impact of Gov. Cox's 'Disagree Better' initiative

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted July 11 - 10:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

Gov. Spencer Cox's "Disagree Better" ad campaign to promote civil dialogue was shown to decrease partisan animosity of voters and increase their favorable view of the governors involved, a study finds.
Trump lawyers press judge to overturn conviction after Supreme Court immunity ruling

Trump lawyers press judge to overturn conviction after Supreme Court immunity ruling

Michael R. Sisak and Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Updated July 11 - 10:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

Donald Trump's lawyers are urging the judge in his New York hush money case to overturn his conviction and dismiss the case in the wake of the Supreme Court's recent ruling on presidential immunity.
Samsung's AI-powered foldable phones get slimmer, thinner, pricier

Samsung's AI-powered foldable phones get slimmer, thinner, pricier

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Updated July 11 - 9:51 p.m.  |  Save Story

Samsung's latest generation of foldable phones aim to draw in traditional phone users with the help of artificial intelligence.
Hildale officials order stop to outdoor water use after drinking well found damaged

Hildale officials order stop to outdoor water use after drinking well found damaged

Mark Jones, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 11 - 9:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

Officials with Hildale notified residents Thursday night to stop outdoor water use effective immediately for "a few days" after damage to a well was discovered.
Records fall as heat wave grips Utah

Records fall as heat wave grips Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated July 11 - 9:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah temperature records are starting to fall as a "heat dome" settles over the state.
Salt Lake City's Liberty Park has a wild new basketball court, more changes are coming

Salt Lake City's Liberty Park has a wild new basketball court, more changes are coming

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 9:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Liberty Park's new basketball court, which doubles as a massive mural, is now open. Other park projects are in the works.
Biden mixes Harris with Trump, insists he is staying in the presidential race

Biden mixes Harris with Trump, insists he is staying in the presidential race

Jeff Mason, Andrea Shalal and Andy Sullivan, Reuters  |  Updated July 11 - 8:51 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden mixed up the names of Vice President Kamala Harris and his Republican rival Donald Trump on Thursday but insisted he was pushing ahead with his reelection bid even as more of his fellow Democrats urged him to end his campaign.
Clearfield rebrands itself 'Utah's Military City' as part of growth, development efforts

Clearfield rebrands itself 'Utah's Military City' as part of growth, development efforts

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 8:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

The city of Clearfield, sitting next to Hill Air Force Base, is rebranding itself "Utah's Military City" as part of efforts to reimagine the city and spur development.
Tampons contain lead, arsenic and potentially toxic chemicals, studies find

Tampons contain lead, arsenic and potentially toxic chemicals, studies find

Sandee LaMotte, CNN  |  Posted July 11 - 8:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

A small pilot study detected lead in both organic and nonorganic tampons, but further research is needed to determine whether the heavy metals might leach into the body and impact health.
Park City man who defrauded investors of $1.7M in brewery scheme is sent to prison

Park City man who defrauded investors of $1.7M in brewery scheme is sent to prison

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 7:41 p.m.  |  Save Story

Timothy Nemeckay has been sentenced to federal prison for wire fraud, after using investor funds meant for the development of a brewery, on mortgage payments, luxury items, vacations and more, according to court documents.
You've seen the book, now get it for free

You've seen the book, now get it for free

Vescovo Buonarroti Art, LLC  |  Posted July 11 - 7:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

"Putting on Christ" by author Steven Anthony Bishop seeks to inspire those who are diligent truth seekers. And now interested readers can get an e-book version for free.
Advocates celebrate 'watershed' Utah Supreme Court ruling in gerrymandering case

Advocates celebrate 'watershed' Utah Supreme Court ruling in gerrymandering case

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 6:25 p.m.  |  Save Story

Advocates celebrated a landmark Utah Supreme Court decision regarding the redrawing of political boundaries as a win that cements voters' power to alter their government.
Families of workers killed in Idaho airport hangar collapse sue construction company

Families of workers killed in Idaho airport hangar collapse sue construction company

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Updated July 11 - 6:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

The families of two construction workers killed when an airport hangar in Idaho collapsed are suing several companies that were involved in the building process, alleging the businesses recklessly cut corners and used inappropriate materials for the build.
Who is Utah State interim coach Nate Dreiling? A man up to a tough job

Who is Utah State interim coach Nate Dreiling? A man up to a tough job

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 5:57 p.m.  |  Save Story

With limited experience, Dreiling has heard from "probably about 30" current and former head coaches around college football.
Fire marshal now says 18 were injured in Stadium of Fire fireworks malfunction

Fire marshal now says 18 were injured in Stadium of Fire fireworks malfunction

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 5:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Provo fire marshal announced Thursday the number of people injured by misfired fireworks at Stadium of Fire has reached 18, including one who was severely injured.
'The worst thing': FBI, Ogden mom seek help in locating teen who went missing in Mexico City

'The worst thing': FBI, Ogden mom seek help in locating teen who went missing in Mexico City

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated July 11 - 5:18 p.m.  |  Save Story

Alma Soreque and an FBI rep spoke to the media, seeking help in locating Soreque's daughter Elizabeth Gonzalez, who went missing on June 30 in Mexico City.
Utah soccer coach arrested, charged with sexually abusing 14-year-old player

Utah soccer coach arrested, charged with sexually abusing 14-year-old player

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 11 - 5:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A soccer coach has been arrested in Utah County and charged with sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl he was giving private lessons to.
Major Salt Lake County road could be closed for up to 1 year for highway project

Major Salt Lake County road could be closed for up to 1 year for highway project

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 5:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

A long-term closure to the intersection of 4700 South at Bangerter Highway will begin as early as this weekend as crews work to convert it into a freeway-style interchange.
Heat wave increases homeless outreach; donations desperately needed

Heat wave increases homeless outreach; donations desperately needed

Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 11 - 4:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Volunteers of America Utah is upping its response during this dangerous heat wave, making sure those who are homeless stay safe and hydrated.
US House passes bill requiring proof of citizenship to vote

US House passes bill requiring proof of citizenship to vote

Gitanjali Poonia, Deseret News  |  Posted July 11 - 4:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

The U.S. House voted 221-198 to pass the Safeguard American Voter Eligibility, or SAVE, Act on Wednesday evening. In the party line vote, all but four Republicans supported the bill and five Democrats joined them.
Man offered to pay teen for sex in Sandy, where he was confronted by 20 teens, police say

Man offered to pay teen for sex in Sandy, where he was confronted by 20 teens, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 3:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

A West Haven man accused of offering a 15-year-old money in exchange for sex was arrested in Sandy after being confronted by about 20 teens after he arrived at the mall to meet up with her, police say.
3 people killed by faulty replacement air bag inflators, US safety agency says

3 people killed by faulty replacement air bag inflators, US safety agency says

David Shepardson, Reuters  |  Updated July 11 - 2:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A U.S. auto safety regulator said on Wednesday that three people have been killed and two seriously injured in the last nine months by low-cost faulty replacement air bag inflators.
Murray woman charged with the attempted kidnappings of two 4-year-olds

Murray woman charged with the attempted kidnappings of two 4-year-olds

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 2:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman outside the Lantern House shelter in Ogden was charged with two counts of attempted kidnapping after police say she grabbed the 4-year-old children of strangers in two separate incidents.

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