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Out of hospital, Thai boys recount moment they were found

Tassanee Vejpongsa and Kaweewit Kaewjinda, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:47am

The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a cave in northern Thailand described the moment they realized they finally had been found, as they appeared at a news conference Wednesday after leaving the hospital where they had been recuperating.

Utah County GOP chooses Marsha Judkins to fill Utah House seat

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:39am

Utah County Republicans have chosen Marsha Judkins to fill a vacancy in the Utah House of Representatives.

Ben Anderson: Don't wait for BYU's schedules to get easier

Ben Anderson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:25am

Looking at BYU's future schedules, the climb only gets steeper for a team that missed a bowl game last season.

Floods ruin most of sod farmers’ crops

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:00am

There is no doubt we all need water. Just ask any farmer.

Senate confirms Utah investor to serve on Federal Reserve board

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:40am

The U.S. Senate confirmed a Utah native to serve on the Federal Reserve board Tuesday.

A day after back-tracking, Trump defends summit performance

Zeke Miller and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:28am

Taking to Twitter early Wednesday, President Donald Trump defended anew his much-criticized performance at the Helsinki summit, promising "big results" from better relations with Russia and hitting back at "haters."

Utah man dies in go-kart accident

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:54pm

A Provo man died Tuesday after a go-kart accident, according to police.

Man arrested following SWAT situation in West Valley City

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:06pm

A man was arrested Tuesday evening following a SWAT situation outside an apartment in West Valley City.

Legislative leaders plan to add child tax credit to special session agenda

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:05pm

Legislative leaders are planning a last-minute addition to Wednesday's special session agenda that would set aside $22 million to give Utahns with children a break on their state income taxes.

Wildfire coverage: New fires spark in Millard, Duchesne and Uinta counties

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:52pm

While fire crews have been able to contain the major blazes across the state, three new fires have sparked in Millard and Duchesne counties and Uinta County in Wyoming.

UHP motor troopers targeting aggressive drivers, unsafe vehicles

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:40pm

About a dozen troopers with the Utah Highway Patrol set out on their motorcycles in force along I-15 and Legacy Parkway Tuesday morning in Davis County, in an effort to make the roads safer.

Motorcyclist injured after mattress flies out of SUV

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A man on a motorcycle was injured after hitting a mattress that flew out of an SUV on the freeway Tuesday.

APNewsBreak: Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in 4Q

Barbara Ortutay and Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:45pm

Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figure highlights the company's newly aggressive stance against malicious or suspicious accounts in the wake of Russian disinformation efforts during the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.

How do I know if I'm hungry?

Emily Fonnesbeck, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:38pm

These days, we are taught to be suspicious of our hunger cues. Many people wonder if what they perceive as hunger could actually be boredom, dehydration or emotional eating. Here are some things to consider when evaluating hunger cues.

Man trying to pass semitruck dies in crash

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:04pm

A man died Tuesday in a crash after trying to pass a semitruck in a no-passing zone, officials said.

Police seek public’s help to solve 10 burglaries at office complex in Cedar City

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:31pm

Police said Tuesday they are seeking information on a string of burglaries that occurred over the weekend at a business complex in Cedar City.

Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

Zeke Miller and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:11pm

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed away from his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he simply misspoke when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfered in the 2016 U.S. election.

6 ways to avoid scams while rebuilding your home after a fire

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:00pm

Though fire crews have worked around the clock to fight the Dollar Ridge Fire, some residents will be returning home to ashes Tuesday. Here are six ways to avoid scams while rebuilding your home after a fire.

West Nile virus now in 3 Utah counties and likely spreading

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:53pm

The West Nile Virus has arrived in northern Utah for the season, so it’s time to cover up from dusk to dawn when you’re outside.

Redheads, lobsters and cupcakes: Apple shows off new iOS emojis

Heather Kelly, CNN  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:28pm

Redheads, superheroes and lobsters will rejoice when they see the latest emojis coming to Apple iPhones and iPads.

Report of assault by door-to-door salesman fraudulent, police say

Ashley Imlay, KSL and Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:51pm

A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a man claiming to be a door-to-door salesman Sunday made up the incident, according to police.

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