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Apple's 'very compelling' argument against tariffs

Charles Riley, CNN Business  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:16am

President Donald Trump says that Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a "very compelling argument" that new tariffs would harm the US tech giant's ability to compete with its top rival.

Having kids makes you happier — once they've moved out

Jack Guy, CNN  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:40am

Having children will make you happier than staying childless, according to a new study, but not until later in life, when they have flown the nest.

US extends limited reprieve on tech sales to China's Huawei

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:19am

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday that the United States will extend by 90 days a limited reprieve on U.S. technology sales to Huawei.

Josh Furlong's AP Top 25 ballot: Clemson takes top honor in preseason poll

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:00am

The 2019 season is soon underway with Week 0 action kicking off Saturday. With that comes the release of the preseason Associated Press Top 25 Poll.

4 flooring options you need in your rental properties

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:00am

These four flooring options will stand the test of time (and renters) in your rental properties.

Afghanistan mourns, vows to crush militants after attack

Rahim Faiez, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:42am

Afghanistan's president on Monday vowed to "eliminate" all safe havens of the Islamic State group as the country marked a subdued 100th Independence Day after a horrific wedding attack claimed by the local IS affiliate.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Coach Kim: What to do when you don’t know what to do

Kim Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:00am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares a simple procedure for finding the right response to any problem.

74% of economists in survey see US recession by end of 2021

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 6:51am

A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump's economic policies that they expect a recession in the U.S. by the end of 2021.

Trump downplays talk of a recession after his economic advisers say growing fears are unfounded

Devan Cole and Nikki Carvajal, CNN  |  Posted Aug 18th - 10:18pm

President Donald Trump said he is "prepared for everything" but that "most economists" don't think a recession is on the horizon as growing fears of a slowdown persist.

Epstein's purported madam now a focus in sex abuse cases

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:52pm

She's been called Jeffrey Epstein's madam, the woman who recruited girls for his sexual appetites, and at times his social planner and household organizer in places ranging from New York to Palm Beach, Florida.

$17 million or $70 million? 1930s Porsche fails to sell after auction snafu

Peter Valdes-dapena, CNN Business  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:22pm

A bulbous race car from the 1930s was expected to be the most expensive car with the Porsche name ever sold at auction. But the sale was marred by a confusing mix-up on the auction stage.

Utah company is putting the mystery back in date nights

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:00pm

Date nights don't have to be a big ordeal, but they are essential to any healthy relationship. Here's how to add a little mystery to your night.

Women vying for Salt Lake City mayor set stage for friendly campaigns

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:46pm

The two women vying for mayor opened up about their histories, hopes and visions for Salt Lake City Sunday during their first joint speaking engagement since they both advanced in last Tuesday’s primary election.

Trump on guns: 'We do have a lot of background checks right now'

Nikki Carvajal and Paul Leblanc, CNN  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:26pm

President Donald Trump on Sunday emphasized a need for the country to focus on "a very big mental health problem" in the wake of two mass shootings in one weekend that left 32 people dead earlier this month as he appeared to defend current US gun control measures, stating "we do have a lot of background checks right now."

Should the right to keep horses supersede market demands?

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 7:39pm

Should the right to keep horses supersede market demands?

Obama's high school basketball jersey sells for $120,000

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 7:12pm

A basketball jersey believed to have been worn by former President Barack Obama while he was at a Honolulu prep school has sold at auction for $120,000.

Hermans wins Tour of Utah with strong ride in final stage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 6:46pm

Ben Hermans finished near the front once more in the final stage of the Tour of Utah on Sunday, allowing him to wrap up the overall title after taking second in the week-long race a year ago.

Utah's Andy Ludwig bringing the 'fun' to offense

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 6:21pm

The program may be on its eighth offensive coordinator in Kyle Whittingham’s tenure as head coach, but there’s been little talk in Utah’s fall camp of the struggle it takes to adjust to a new offensive scheme.

Fewer grizzly bears were euthanized at Yellowstone this year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 5:23pm

Wildlife officials say fewer grizzly bears have been euthanized this year in Yellowstone National Park compared to previous years.

Major players shaping troubled Afghanistan's future

Cara Anna, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 4:57pm

Saturday night's devastating attack on a wedding in Afghanistan's capital comes amid huge uncertainty about the country's future. The United States and the Taliban say they are nearing a deal to end America's longest conflict, one that has lasted a generation and left tens of thousands dead. The U.S.-Taliban talks have sidelined the government in Kabul, which is increasingly frustrated.