Utah homelessness groups seeking warm donations ahead of winter
Many people want to help those in need but don’t know where to begin, according to notable Utah philanthropist Pamela Atkinson.
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Lisa Mascaro, Andrew Taylor and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 6:32pm
The shifting White House explanation for President Donald Trump's decision to withhold military aid from Ukraine drew alarm Friday from Republicans as the impeachment inquiry brought a new test of their alliance.
Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 5:41pm
Food trucks. Wi-Fi. Hot showers. Food trucks. Wi-Fi. Hot showers. The Interior Department is reviewing recommendations to modernize campgrounds at national parks.
Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 5:14pm
"I'd like to thank the academy" is a phrase many only ever get to say in front of their bathroom mirrors. But 16 student filmmakers actually got to utter those words on stage Thursday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science in Beverly Hills.
Rahim Faiez, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 4:52pm
An explosion rocked a mosque in eastern Afghanistan as dozens of people gathered for Friday prayers, causing the roof to collapse and killing 62 worshippers, provincial officials said. The attack underscored the record-high number of civilians dying in the country's 18-year war.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Updated Oct 18th - 4:48pm
Drivers will soon be allowed to drive 65 mph on Legacy Parkway and a ban on large semitrucks commuting on the highway, which had been in place for more than a decade, will expire on Jan. 1, Utah Department of Transportation officials said Friday.
Joe McDonald, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 3:56pm
China's economic growth sank to a new multi-decade low in the latest quarter as a trade war with the U.S. deepened a slump that is weighing on the global economy.
Lifevantage | Posted Oct 18th - 3:00pm
There's often so much going on at any given sports game, it's hard to focus on the small details that make it possible.
Andrés Villarreal and María Verza, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 2:39pm
Mexican authorities say they backed off an attempt to capture a son of drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman after cartel gunmen shooting heavy weapons and burning vehicles that paralyzed the capital of Mexico's Sinaloa state — apparently outgunning lawmen.
Ivana Kottasová, Laura Perez Maestro and Simon Cullen, CNN | Updated Oct 18th - 2:28pm
Fires and violence broke out in the streets of Barcelona on Friday, as more than half a million pro-independence protesters gathered in the Catalan capital, the local police said.
Elena Becatoros and Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 2:27pm
Fighting continued Friday in and around a northeast Syrian border town at the center of the fight between Turkey and Kurdish forces, despite a U.S.-brokered cease-fire that went into effect overnight.
Marcia Dunn, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 2:23pm
The world's first female spacewalking team made history high above Earth on Friday, floating out of the International Space Station to fix a broken part of the power network.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Oct 18th - 2:17pm
AMC Theaters will follow the franchise movie marathon trend with a 27-hour “Star Wars” film marathon.
Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business | Updated Oct 18th - 12:47pm
The bad news keeps coming for Johnson & Johnson: The company on Friday announced a voluntary recall of its popular baby powder after some bottles were found to contain small amounts of asbestos.
Lottie Elizabeth Johnson, Deseret News | Posted Oct 18th - 12:39pm
Kristin Chenoweth visited the two-story LGBTQ+ Family & Youth Resource Center, Encircle, in downtown Salt Lake City
Graham Dudley, KSL.com | Posted Oct 18th - 12:15pm
Shrieking whistles and scathing public comments made the opposition felt at the Inland Port Authority's October meeting.
Jacqueline Howard, CNN | Updated Oct 18th - 11:33am
There has been a small increase in vaccine exemption rates among kindergarteners in the United States, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | Posted Oct 18th - 11:30am
American Legion Post 17 in Tooele was renamed to honor 19-year-old Utah soldier Jordan Matthew Byrd, who was killed in Afghanistan.
Gary Gerard Hamilton, Associated Press | Updated Oct 18th - 11:02am
One model sashayed down the runway with a leather jacket and a guitar, basking in applause from the crowd. Another danced and strutted in a multicolored bomber coat.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Oct 18th - 10:30am
Guardsman Pass, at the top of Big Cottonwood Canyon, has closed for the first time this winter season, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Oct 18th - 10:19am
A new proposal from the Utah Legislature’s tax reform task force would cut tax collections overall by $75 million, giving families a tax break.
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