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Utah police officer who shot man wants wrongful death suit dismissed

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 3:46pm

A former Cottonwood Heights police officer being sued for shooting a fleeing man in the back resulting in his death, wants the lawsuit dismissed.

Man charged with automobile homicide in connection with Lake Powell fatal

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 18th - 3:27pm

The man who police say was driving a boat on Lake Powell while intoxicated, resulting in a crash that killed an 18-year-old Spanish Fork woman, has been charged.

Have You Seen This? Sleepy baby loves his pizza

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 18th - 3:01pm

My heart goes out to this kid, and I'm also impressed because he's doing my two favorite things at once: eating pizza and sleeping.

Provo band Michael Barrow and the Tourists plays serious music, tells bad dad jokes

Spencer Sutherland, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 2:33pm

What’s the biggest compliment you could give Provo band Michael Barrow and the Tourists? “You sound like John Mayer.” The five-piece group formed in 2016 and has been blending Mayer-esque folk, pop, soft rock and soul ever since.

I was in 'catatonic stupor' when I murdered my wife, Utah inmate says

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 2:02pm

William Hartnell Booty said his mental illness would cause him to go into a "catatonic stupor" during high stress situations, including the day that he murdered his wife.

Man free for 13 years after murder 'always figured I would pay for it'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 1:16pm

A man convicted in a former cold case murder recently went before the Utah Parole Board for the first time.

Trump: Shanahan out at Pentagon, Esper now acting secretary

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:41pm

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan is withdrawing his nomination to lead the Pentagon.

Trump could have tough time meeting his deportation threat

Colleen Long, Jill Colvin and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 12:07pm

President Donald Trump could have a tough time making good on his threat to deport millions of people living in the U.S. illegally. But maybe that wasn't his point.


They've been in couples therapy for 17 years. Do they need a new therapist or a divorce?

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 18th - 11:38am

The pop singer Pink recently revealed that she and her husband have been in couples therapy for 17 years. How long should couples therapy last, and how do you know when it's time to stop?

DWR: Boy receives scratches from bear at Hobble Creek Canyon campsite; bear euthanized

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 18th - 11:07am

A boy camping in Hobble Creek Canyon with a Boy Scouts troop is OK after receiving scratches from a bear Tuesday morning, officials said.

Ben Anderson: A roundup of the Jazz potential draft picks

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:52am

With the NBA draft on Thursday, here's a roundup of who the top mock drafts have the Jazz selecting in this week's draft.

US, Iran voice resolve in brinkmanship, say war not sought

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:33am

The United States and Iran said Tuesday they were not seeking war with each other as tensions simmered between the two in the Persian Gulf and President Donald Trump vowed the U.S. would respond to any attack.

US preschoolers less pudgy in latest sign of falling obesity

Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:15am

Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less pudgy, a U.S. study found, offering fresh evidence that previous signs of declining obesity rates weren't a fluke.

Trump says he'll talk trade with Xi next week in Japan

Paul Wiseman and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:01am

President Donald Trump said he'll hold trade talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping next week at a summit of nations in Japan. And U.S. and Chinese negotiators will resume talks before the leaders meet.

Recycling costs skyrocket in Washington County after contractor falls on hard times

Ryann Richardson, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:27am

The Washington County Solid Waste board is considering removing countywide recycling programs after recent developments with the company contracted to provide the service.

Facebook plans its own currency for 2 billion-plus users

Rachel Lerman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:02am

Facebook already rules daily communication for more than 2 billion people around the world. Now it wants its own currency, too.

AP Investigation: Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides

Sharon Cohen and Nora Eckert, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:41am

The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. She’d called every day that past week, begging for help.

Aussie tech firm Kord opens office in Ogden

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:21am

An Australian company is establishing an office in Ogden to continue developing its warfighting technology.

Could your dentist save your life?

University Of Utah Health  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:00am

As the care provider who specializes in disease and abnormalities of the mouth, though, your dentist could be your first line of defense for a variety of diseases, from relatively mild irritations to more significant conditions such as oral cancer.

Man shot in head during argument over gun in West Jordan

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:44am

A man was shot in the head by another man outside a house in West Jordan after the two got in an argument over a gun early Tuesday morning, officials said.

Utah legislator Dan McCay isn't running for Congress

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:38am

State Sen. Dan McCay said Monday that he doesn't plan to challenge U.S. Rep. Ben McAdams in Utah’s 4th Congressional District.