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Netflix's top spokesman fired over use of racial term

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 5:45pm

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings says he fired the company's top spokesman over use of the N-word.

Utah Arts Festival gives top artists a voice

McKenna Park, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 5:13pm

In its 42nd year, the annual Utah Arts Festival is showcasing a range of visual and performing arts, including music, dance, film and visual art.

3 bicyclists hit by car during charity ride

Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 4:40pm

Three bicyclists participating in a charity event were injured Saturday morning when a vehicle rear-ended the group, officials report.

Man arrested in connection with suspicious death in St. George

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 3:01pm

A man has been arrested in connection with what police called a suspicious death Friday.

South Jordan couple celebrates 20th anniversary in 'Jurassic Park' fashion

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:39pm

Andy and Amanda Peterson wanted to do something big for their anniversary, so they decided to do a remodel of their master bedroom. Their door is now the iconic "Jurassic Park" gate thanks to the couple's shared love of the Spielberg dinosaur classic.

Have You Seen This? When hockey is life

Martha Ostergar, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:03pm

There is no sleeping in cribs; there is only hockey for this toddler.

97-year-old Utahn recognized for contributions to salt science

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 1:38pm

Ogden resident Guy Wilkins, an authority on solar salt production, was recognized at the 2018 World Salt Symposium hosted in Park City. He made a name for himself developing formulas that helped salt-making plants operate more efficiently.

1 dead after attack at huge rally for Ethiopia's new PM

Elias Meseret, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:25pm

A thwarted attempt to hurl a grenade at Ethiopia's reformist new prime minister led to a deadly explosion Saturday at a massive rally in support of sweeping changes in Africa's second most populous country. Nine police officials were arrested, state media reported.

Millennials may be less happy, healthy than their parents by middle age

Lauren Said-moorhouse, CNN  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:40am

Millennials in the UK are on track to be the first generation to be less healthy than their parents by the time they reach middle age, a new report suggests.


The good, bad and ugly of Grayson Allen's controversial college career

Jody Genessy, Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:28am

Trivia-loving Utah Jazz fans will get a kick out of one particular tidbit regarding newly drafted Grayson Allen’s bio from his playing days at Duke.

'Hometown Hero' takes once-in-a-lifetime flight with Air Force Thunderbirds

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:01am

A practice show Friday for the Warriors Over the Wasatch air show gave a lot of folks in northern Utah a sneak preview. But for Hometown Hero honoree Aaron Thompson, it meant an hour-long flight he'd never forget.

Woman arrested following 88-mile police chase along I-15

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:33am

A woman was arrested Friday following a high-speed police chase that spanned 88 miles along I-15 in central Utah.

Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:07am

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and ineffective attempt to deter families from coming to the United States.

Report: U. didn't properly disclose plan for lamb research

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:31am

A research program at the University of Utah did not properly list procedures and lung test tests performed on lambs in 2017, according to a federal inspection report released Friday.

Grand jury indicts Syracuse man on charges he spied for China

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:00am

A federal grand jury has indicted a former U.S. intelligence officer from Utah on charges alleging he spied for the Chinese government in exchange for $800,000.

3 injured in early morning crash on Bangerter Highway

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:06am

Police say a driver ran a red light at 5400 South and Bangerter Highway early Saturday morning, causing a crash that critically injured three people.

How you can help a Utah child in foster care

Foster The Children  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:00am

John and Cayce Thill became foster parents to provide a safe place for children until they could get back home to their parents. As they cared for children who ultimately didn’t have the option to return home, the couple's perspective changed.

66-year-old man found dead after apparent ATV accident

Alec Williams, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:25am

A 66-year-old man was found dead in a subdivision above Mt. Pleasant after an apparent ATV accident on Friday.

Social media and kids: What age do they start?

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 10:25pm

It could happen at any time: Eventually, your kids may want their own social media accounts.

65-acre wildfire in Summit County 5 percent contained

Alec Williams, KSL  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 9:43pm

A wildfire that began Thursday morning on the north slope of the Uinta mountains was 5 percent contained Friday night.

Justices adopt digital-age privacy rules to track cellphones

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 9:16pm

Police generally need a warrant to look at records that reveal where cellphone users have been, the Supreme Court ruled Friday in a big victory for privacy interests in the digital age.


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