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Utah Royals no match for undefeated Orlando Pride in 6-0 road loss

Utah Royals no match for undefeated Orlando Pride in 6-0 road loss

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 8:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

The NWSL's No. 1 team the Orlando Pride went undefeated over the first half of the season and showed no signs of slowing down in a 6-0 win over the Utah Royals in the first game of the season's second half on Friday.
Shooting at grocery store in Arkansas kills 3 and wounds 10 others, police say

Shooting at grocery store in Arkansas kills 3 and wounds 10 others, police say

Andrew Demillo, Associated Press  |  Posted June 21 - 8:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

Arkansas State Police say a shooter opened fire Friday at a grocery store, killing three people and wounding 10 others. The shooting at the Mad Butcher grocery store in Fordyce has left the store and parked cars riddled with bullet holes.
House-approved $883B defense bill included changes from Utah Reps. Curtis, Moore

House-approved $883B defense bill included changes from Utah Reps. Curtis, Moore

Gitanjali Poonia, Deseret News  |  Posted June 21 - 8:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

The House passed the $883.7 billion annual defense policy bill in a 217-199 vote earlier this week, largely along party lines. Three Republicans opposed it, while six Democrats voted in favor of it.
Washington County men accused in $2M crypto scheme indicted in federal court

Washington County men accused in $2M crypto scheme indicted in federal court

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted June 21 - 7:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two Washington County men suspected of operating an unlicensed money transfer scheme to fraudulently convert bulk cash into cryptocurrency have been indicted in federal court.
Man who was sick asks for help, gets shot in the leg, charges say

Man who was sick asks for help, gets shot in the leg, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 6:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man who told Salt Lake police he had been sick for a few days was shot in the leg after asking another man for help, according to charging documents.
So long plastic air pillows: Amazon shifting to recycled paper filling for packages

So long plastic air pillows: Amazon shifting to recycled paper filling for packages

Michelle Chapman, Associated Press  |  Updated June 21 - 6:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Amazon is moving from putting plastic air pillows in its packages in North America to using recycled paper filling instead, a move that's more environmentally friendly and is said to secure items in boxes just the same, if not better.
American Fork man killed wife, then himself, police say

American Fork man killed wife, then himself, police say

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 5:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

Police on Friday identified the the couple found dead in a murder-suicide inside their American Fork home.
Ralphie and the Paynes: A dog adoption story

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Ralphie and the Paynes: A dog adoption story

Kathleen Clove, KSL Classifieds  |  Posted June 21 - 5:28 p.m.  |  Save Story

From a puppy mill in Nebraska to a loving home in Utah, a dog rescue changes many lives.
Utah's economy strong over past year, report says

Utah's economy strong over past year, report says

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 5:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's economy has been strong over the last year, adding a cumulative 38,100 jobs since May 2023.
Southern Utah woman charged with aggravated murder; prosecutors won't seek death penalty

Southern Utah woman charged with aggravated murder; prosecutors won't seek death penalty

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 3:57 p.m.  |  Save Story

A southern Utah woman was charged Friday with two counts of aggravated murder accusing her of brutally killing her parents. Prosecutors said they will not seek the death penalty.
Grand County official gave employee 'safe word' to use in uncomfortable conversations, complaint alleges

Grand County official gave employee 'safe word' to use in uncomfortable conversations, complaint alleges

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 21 - 3:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Grand County human resources director has resigned her position amid allegations that she retaliated against an employee who complained about harassment.
Tooele Valley Motorsports disrupts off-road recreation with amazing warranty

Tooele Valley Motorsports disrupts off-road recreation with amazing warranty

Tooele Valley Motorsports  |  Posted June 21 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

In addition to their great selection, Tooele Valley Motorsports offers an industry-first limited lifetime warranty on most of the inventory — new and used.
Religious freedom for women is key to global peace, Latter-day Saint leader says

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Religious freedom for women is key to global peace, Latter-day Saint leader says

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted June 21 - 2:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

Relief Society General President Camille N. Johnson asks leaders to unleash the power of a global sisterhood by supporting freedom of religion or belief for women around the world.
Family of southern Utah murder victim are heard after waiting nearly 5 years for justice

Family of southern Utah murder victim are heard after waiting nearly 5 years for justice

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted June 21 - 2:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

More than four years after a man was fatally shot in Apple Valley, the shooter was sentenced at a hearing in St. George, where the victim's family members and supporters described a loss that many said will last forever.
3 out of 4 Utahns say the US economy is on wrong track

3 out of 4 Utahns say the US economy is on wrong track

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted June 21 - 2:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Less than five months ahead of the 2024 presidential election, Utah voters are unhappy with their own financial situations — and it's shaping who they plan to support in November.
'It's a mess!' Massive amounts of Mormon crickets invade parts of eastern Idaho

'It's a mess!' Massive amounts of Mormon crickets invade parts of eastern Idaho

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted June 21 - 1:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

Parts of eastern Idaho are experiencing a sudden surge in Mormon crickets this week. Photos sent to EastIdahoNews.com show the insects by the thousands on buildings, cars, roads, houses, signs and other places.
Second man pleads guilty to kidnapping, murder of Kearns woman in 2021

Second man pleads guilty to kidnapping, murder of Kearns woman in 2021

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 1:14 p.m.  |  Save Story

A second man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping and murdering Nicole Solario-Romero, a woman whose abduction near her Kearns home in 2021 was caught on a doorbell camera.
Utah communities prepare for possible flooding from tropical storm remnants

Utah communities prepare for possible flooding from tropical storm remnants

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated June 21 - 1:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Flood watches cover a large chunk of southeast and central Utah as the remnants of Tropical Storm Alberto arrive in the state.
Utah Olympic Park, Utah Olympic Oval will host Olympic Day Celebrations Friday

Utah Olympic Park, Utah Olympic Oval will host Olympic Day Celebrations Friday

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 21 - 12:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

If you've ever wanted to try the skeleton, speed skating, or meet some of our Olympic athletes, this is the day to do it.
Flights between St. George and Los Angeles to resume after 4-year delay

Flights between St. George and Los Angeles to resume after 4-year delay

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 12:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Southwest Utah residents will soon have a faster way to reach Hollywood, Disneyland and many other places in and around the Los Angeles area.
Baby moose trapped in a lake is saved by Alaska man and police as its worried mom watches

Baby moose trapped in a lake is saved by Alaska man and police as its worried mom watches

Mark Thiessen, Associated Press  |  Posted June 21 - 11:33 a.m.  |  Save Story

An Alaska man and two police officers have joined forces to rescue a baby moose that got stuck between a floatplane and a dock in a lake.
1 dead in 2-vehicle crash near Heber City

1 dead in 2-vehicle crash near Heber City

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 10:58 a.m.  |  Save Story

One person died Thursday night in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 40 near Heber City.
Salt Lake police looking for hit-and-run driver

Salt Lake police looking for hit-and-run driver

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 10:40 a.m.  |  Save Story

Salt Lake police are asking for the public's help in locating a driver and passenger who were in an SUV that ran over a woman and then drove off.
New federal data shows favorite methods of scammers targeting Utahns

New federal data shows favorite methods of scammers targeting Utahns

Matt Gephardt and Sloan Schrage, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 21 - 10:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Over 26,200 Utahns reported getting hit by fraud to the Federal Trade Commission last year. And one out of five of those Utahns lost money to imposters.
2 drivers charged with racing on I-15 near Cedar City at speeds up to 120 mph

2 drivers charged with racing on I-15 near Cedar City at speeds up to 120 mph

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted June 21 - 9:48 a.m.  |  Save Story

A 23-year-old woman and a 17-year-old boy were arrested after police say they raced each other at speeds of up to 120 mph on I-15 in Iron County late Sunday.
A look at former and current Utah athletes trying to make the US Olympic team

A look at former and current Utah athletes trying to make the US Olympic team

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 9:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Cougars qualified 17 entries for the Olympic trials, which will run June 21-30 at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Supreme Court upholds a gun control law intended to protect domestic violence victims

Supreme Court upholds a gun control law intended to protect domestic violence victims

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted June 21 - 8:37 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Supreme Court has upheld a federal gun control law that's intended to protect domestic violence victims. The justices ruled 8-1 Friday in favor of a 1994 ban on firearms for people under restraining orders to stay away from their spouses or partners.
St. George woman charged with unlawful sex with teen boy

St. George woman charged with unlawful sex with teen boy

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 8:22 a.m.  |  Save Story

An arrest warrant has been issued for a St. George woman charged with having sexual relations with a teenage boy.
Utah's full-day kindergarten shows early return on investment

Utah's full-day kindergarten shows early return on investment

Deanie Wimmer, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 21 - 8:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

After the first year, the expansion of full-day kindergarten in Utah shows unprecedented growth and explosive demand.
Young Automotive marks a centennial in Logan and a century of excellence

Young Automotive marks a centennial in Logan and a century of excellence

Young Automotive Group  |  Posted June 21 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

Today, the Young Automotive Group operates not only two dealerships in Logan, but powersports and truck and trailer locations as well.
Davis Tech strikes partnership with Rasa to aid students with criminal records

Davis Tech strikes partnership with Rasa to aid students with criminal records

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 7:40 a.m.  |  Save Story

Davis Technical College is taking steps to help students navigate past criminal records on their way to employment and professional licensure through a first-of-its-kind partnership with Utah-based Rasa.
New evidence Baldwin was reckless with gun before 'Rust' shooting, prosecutors say

New evidence Baldwin was reckless with gun before 'Rust' shooting, prosecutors say

Andrew Hay, Reuters  |  Posted June 21 - 7:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

New evidence shows that Alec Baldwin was reckless with a revolver before the weapon fired a live round that killed "Rust" cinematographer Halyna Hutchins in 2021, prosecutors alleged ahead of the actor's July manslaughter trial.
Vitamix recalls almost 570K blender parts

Vitamix recalls almost 570K blender parts

Ramishah Maruf, CNN  |  Posted June 21 - 6:49 a.m.  |  Save Story

Parts of a pricey blender can cause deep cuts, Vitamix announced in an expanded recall Thursday — but don't expect a refund.
Utah, Arizona enact new restrictions amid 'rapidly increasing fire danger'

Utah, Arizona enact new restrictions amid 'rapidly increasing fire danger'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 21 - 6:13 a.m.  |  Save Story

New fire restrictions are now in effect in southwest Utah and northwest Arizona as "rapidly increasing fire danger" builds in the region.
Auditor releases update on investigations into alleged violations of Utah's bathroom bill

Auditor releases update on investigations into alleged violations of Utah's bathroom bill

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 10:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's auditor said he was "unable to substantiate" allegations of violating Utah's law restricting transgender restroom access but called on two state agencies to adopt plans to comply.
Woman arrested after calling 911 on herself while attempting to steal a car

Woman arrested after calling 911 on herself while attempting to steal a car

Zach Scott, CNN  |  Posted June 20 - 10:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

Christy Turman was arrested after reportedly calling 911 to report she was stealing a car from a dealership — so she "could do it legally."
High runoff causes extreme flooding, bridge damage in Little Cottonwood Canyon trails

High runoff causes extreme flooding, bridge damage in Little Cottonwood Canyon trails

Shelby Lofton, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 20 - 9:48 p.m.  |  Save Story

A bridge on a popular hiking trail is closed due to extreme flooding and damage.
'Salt Lake City needs you': 148 immigrants, refugees sworn in as new US citizens

'Salt Lake City needs you': 148 immigrants, refugees sworn in as new US citizens

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 9:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

In a ceremony Thursday in Salt Lake City, World Refugee Day, 148 immigrants were sworn in as new U.S. citizens.
Why Utah leaders screened graphic footage of Oct. 7 terrorist attacks in Israel

Why Utah leaders screened graphic footage of Oct. 7 terrorist attacks in Israel

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 8:42 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah lawmakers screened graphic footage of the Oct. 7, 2023, terrorist attacks in Israel at the state Capitol this week and reaffirmed support for Israel amid its ongoing war in the Gaza Strip.
University of Utah to cut centers for Black, female, LGBT students to comply with new state law

University of Utah to cut centers for Black, female, LGBT students to comply with new state law

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 8:11 p.m.  |  Save Story

The University of Utah will eliminate cultural centers for Black, female and LGBT students as it reorganizes its diversity initiatives to comply with HB261.
Utah man convicted of assaulting law enforcement at US Capitol on Jan. 6

Utah man convicted of assaulting law enforcement at US Capitol on Jan. 6

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 7:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man from Utah has been found guilty of seven felonies for actions at the United States Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
'It's a no-win situation.' Awareness campaign launched ahead of state's new road rage law

'It's a no-win situation.' Awareness campaign launched ahead of state's new road rage law

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 7:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

A new state law goes into effect on July 1 that will result in enhanced penalties for drivers convicted in a road rage incident.
Supreme Court won't upend tax on Americans' foreign earnings

Supreme Court won't upend tax on Americans' foreign earnings

Andrew Chung, Reuters  |  Posted June 20 - 6:42 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Supreme Court preserved a tax on Americans who have invested in certain foreign corporations as constitutionally sound, ruling on Thursday against a challenge to it at a time when some Democratic lawmakers are seeking to impose a wealth tax on the super rich.
Could an artist with Utah ties have the 'song of the summer'?

Could an artist with Utah ties have the 'song of the summer'?

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 6:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

Summer doesn't officially begin until Thursday, but there are already contenders for song of the summer. Benson Boone, an up-and-comer with Utah ties, has made the list.
Police investigating deaths of husband and wife found in American Fork home

Police investigating deaths of husband and wife found in American Fork home

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated June 20 - 6:15 p.m.  |  Save Story

Police are investigating after a husband and wife were found dead inside an American Fork home Thursday.
How Utah researchers helped discover a new 78 million-year-old dinosaur species

How Utah researchers helped discover a new 78 million-year-old dinosaur species

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated June 20 - 6:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah researchers helped lead a study outlining a previously unknown dinosaur species that once roamed the West.
TikTok says US ban is inevitable without a court order blocking law

TikTok says US ban is inevitable without a court order blocking law

David Shepardson, Reuters  |  Posted June 20 - 5:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

TikTok and Chinese parent ByteDance on Thursday urged a U.S. court to strike down a law they say will ban the popular short app in the United States on Jan. 19, saying the U.S. government refused to engage in any serious settlement talks after 2022.
Utah receives $20M to expand technology that may drastically change traffic mobility, safety

Utah receives $20M to expand technology that may drastically change traffic mobility, safety

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 5:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah received $20 million toward a implementing technology that enhances snowplow and bus mobility now, and could change traffic safety in the future.
Glenn Beck explains why Sen. Lee and Trump fall on opposite sides of Utah endorsements

Glenn Beck explains why Sen. Lee and Trump fall on opposite sides of Utah endorsements

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted June 20 - 4:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Sen. Mike Lee and former President Donald Trump are on opposite sides of two hotly contested congressional races this primary season, including a key district in Utah.
Have You Seen This? 5-year-old coach hyping up high school team

Have You Seen This? 5-year-old coach hyping up high school team

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 3:58 p.m.  |  Save Story

Clips show Christopher Bess grabbing the clipboard during timeouts and hyping up the Tarboro High School boys' basketball team, which his father, Reginald, is the head coach of.
Affordable summer adventures await at historic Utah farm

Affordable summer adventures await at historic Utah farm

Wilkerson Farm  |  Posted June 20 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Wilkerson Farm in Orem offers a variety of affordable, family-friendly adventures that promise to create lasting memories.
Officials identify man killed in early morning Box Elder county crash

Officials identify man killed in early morning Box Elder county crash

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated June 20 - 2:42 p.m.  |  Save Story

Troopers have identified a man killed Tuesday morning when his car went off the interstate and rolled into a ditch in Box Elder County.
Teen faces 19 felonies in gang-related drive-by shooting death in Murray

Teen faces 19 felonies in gang-related drive-by shooting death in Murray

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 2:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 17-year-old boy is facing a charge of murder and 18 other felonies tied to a gang-related drive-by shooting death near a TRAX station in Murray.
Delta power plant issues handled in special session

Delta power plant issues handled in special session

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted June 20 - 1:50 p.m.  |  Save Story

Lawmakers convened a special session Wednesday to take up two key issues that are top priorities in Utah — securing enough energy for the state's future growth and retaining access to federal lands for purposes of multiple use.
West Point man charged with murder in Clearfield road rage shooting

West Point man charged with murder in Clearfield road rage shooting

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 20 - 1:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

A West Point man was charged Thursday with shooting and killing another driver during a road rage confrontation in Clearfield earlier this month.
Utah health care payment innovator Waystar crushes IPO with $1B raise

Utah health care payment innovator Waystar crushes IPO with $1B raise

Art Raymond, Deseret News  |  Posted June 20 - 1:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Waystar, the Lehi-based innovator of a health care payment platform, just launched one of the biggest initial public offerings of the year, raising nearly $970 million on the sale of some 45 million shares of its newly issued stock.
Employees suing Disney after moving across the country for work, then project getting canceled

Employees suing Disney after moving across the country for work, then project getting canceled

Natasha Chen, CNN  |  Posted June 20 - 12:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two employees are suing the Walt Disney, saying the company moved their jobs from California to Florida, only for Disney to cancel the project and move them back, hurting them financially and emotionally.
Cost of homeowner's insurance in Utah up by double digits each year since 2022

Cost of homeowner's insurance in Utah up by double digits each year since 2022

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 20 - 12:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah insurance commissioner says home insurance rates are on the rise in Utah due to several factors, including building homes in more risky areas and the state's traditionally cheaper market that's catching up to nationwide levels.
Donald Sutherland, veteran actor, dead at 88

Donald Sutherland, veteran actor, dead at 88

Brian Lowry and Elizabeth Wagmeister, CNN  |  Posted June 20 - 11:45 a.m.  |  Save Story

Donald Sutherland, a veteran actor known for roles in "M*A*S*H," "Klute" and "The Hunger Games," has died, according to a statement from his agency CAA.

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