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Google expected to pay multimillion dollar penalty to settle investigation into how YouTube handles kids' data

Brian Fung, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:43pm

Google is expected to pay a multi-million dollar penalty to settle an investigation into YouTube's handling of children's data, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Memorial dedicated for 660 pioneer children who died on trek to Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:14pm

Hundreds gathered Saturday to witness the dedication of a new memorial at This Is the Place Heritage Park to the 660 pioneer children who died while trekking to Utah.

VA town hall in Utah celebrates diversity and the contributions of veterans of color

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:36pm

The historic and modern contributions and stories of veterans of color were highlighted at a minority veterans town hall at the George E. Wahlen Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Ogden high school to restart childcare for student-parents

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:32pm

A Utah high school will re-start a child-care program for students, a move that could help young parents finish their education.

'Survive, not enjoy': Heat, humidity gripping half the US

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:04pm

Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races, chased baseball fans out of their seats and pushed New York City to order steps to avoid straining the electrical system.

2-time Utah champ Preston Summerhays wins US Junior Amateur title

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:48pm

Summerhays stormed to the U.S. Junior Amateur title Saturday, defeating challenger Bo Jin from China, 2 and 1 in the 36-hole final at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio.

Utah governor orders flag-lowering Tuesday for Stevens

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:24pm

Gov. Gary Herbert is ordering that U.S. and Utah flags at state facilities be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday in honor of former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who will buried that day at Arlington National Cemetery.

Equifax reportedly near deal to pay about $700 million over data breach

Victoria Cavaliere, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 3:15pm

Credit reporting agency Equifax is nearing a deal to pay about $700 million to state and federal regulators to settle probes stemming from a data breach that exposed the personal information of nearly 150 million people, according to two published reports.

A missing toddler drove himself down to the county fair on his toy tractor

Madeline Holcombe, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 2:25pm

How far can a little one really go?

Have You Seen This? Boys who are deaf give powerful performance of 'Thunder'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 20th - 1:25pm

This video is beautiful, inspiring and downright awesome.

'This is what people want to see': Utah Royals show flashes of potential with return of internationals

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 12:36pm

This is why Utah Royals FC was founded, why Laura Harvey came out of a self-imposed break from coaching, why Christen Press returned to the NWSL from Sweden, and so forth.

Man, 2 horses dead after pickup truck crashes into horse trailer

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:54am

A man and two horses are dead after a pickup truck crashed into another truck hauling a horse trailer in Millard County Friday morning, officials said.

Federal government found 'go back to your country' phrase to be considered discriminatory in cases

Rene Marsh and Ellie Kaufman, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:42am

The federal government and the court system have deemed variations of the phrase "go back to where you came from" when used by employees to be discriminatory, cases reviewed by CNN show.

2 dead after truck carrying 7 people careens off steep embankment

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:09am

Two people are dead after a truck carrying seven people careened off a steep embankment early Saturday morning in Weber County.

US cities are losing 36 million trees a year: Here's why it matters and how you can stop it

Amy Chillag, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:51am

If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.

Man arrested after heated argument during southern Utah city council meeting

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:24am

A man was arrested after two men fought to have the last word during a recent Kanab City Council meeting, jail records show.

Pampers is making a 'smart' diaper. Yes, really

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:46am

It's come to this: There's about to be an app for your baby's diaper.

Is it safe to allow an au pair to drive your children?

Go Go Pair  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:17am

When it comes to driving your children, it's important that your au pair meets your standards of safety and knowledge.

A taste of Utah's artisan foods makes its way to nation's capital

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:59am

A number of local food vendors will showcase the flavors of Utah at the nation's capital in honor of a pioneer celebration next week.

Bike race to close multiple streets around The Gateway

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:01am

Several roads near The Gateway mall will be closed most of the day Saturday for the inaugural Salt Lake Criterium.

Press, Corsie lift Utah Royals FC to 2-2 draw with league-leading Portland

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 19th - 10:25pm

The U.S. international scored the first equalizer, and Scottish captain Rachel Corsie added a second as Utah drew visiting Portland, 2-2 in front of an announced crowd of 15,931 fans Friday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Bike race to close multiple streets around The Gateway

Several roads near The Gateway mall will be closed most of the day Saturday for the inaugural Salt Lake Criterium.

Looking back at how Utahns, Americans reacted to the moon landing 50 years ago

Here's a look back at what the moon landing was like for those watching 50 years ago.