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Have you seen this? Duck plays dead in Oscar-worthy performance

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 3:03pm

A brilliant performance from our feathered friend, worthy of all of the method acting awards available.

5 people hospitalized with lung disease after vaping, Utah health officials report

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 2:48pm

Five people have recently been hospitalized in Utah with serious serious breathing problems after vaping or using other inhalation drugs, state health officials say.

Provo songwriter Jordan Moyes chasing his idols with honesty, vulnerability

Spencer Sutherland, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 19th - 2:02pm

Tom Petty. Neil Young. Coldplay. Those are just a few of the songwriters Provo-based Jordan Moyes looks up to. Though he’s only 25 years old, Moyes already has been chasing his idols for more than a decade.

Police identify man killed Friday in Ogden officer-involved shooting

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 1:28pm

Police have identified a man who died after being shot by four Ogden police officers on Friday evening.

The water is so hot in Alaska it's killing large numbers of salmon

Ryan Prior, CNN  |  Posted Aug 19th - 12:46pm

Alaska has been in the throes of an unprecedented heat wave this summer, and the heat stress is killing salmon in large numbers.

Supreme Court asked to take up 'Serial' podcast murder case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 12:15pm

Lawyers for a Maryland man whose murder conviction was chronicled in the hit podcast "Serial" are asking the Supreme Court to step into the case.

1st human case of West Nile virus reported in S.L. County; virus detected in Box Elder County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:58am

The first human case of West Nile virus in Salt Lake County has been found, health officials say.

Woman charged in connection with real estate agent’s death

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:44am

A woman was charged Monday is connection with the death of a Salt Lake real estate agent.

Great Clips of the Week: Venezuelan Little Leaguer has last laugh after showcasing batting stance

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:28am

Deivis Ordonez has a way of helping his team that you might not expect — by lining up in a stance so low that it makes his strike zone nearly impossible to hit.

NYPD fires officer 5 years after Garner's chokehold death

Jim Mustian, Michael R. Sisak and Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:54am

After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, the black man whose dying gasps of "I can't breathe" gave voice to a national debate over race and police use of force.

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Are you entitled to know what your neighbor paid for his house?

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:52am

Utah guarantees its citizens a courtesy that most other states don’t: the right to keep the selling price of a home a secret.

US extends ban on passports for North Korea travel

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:39am

The Trump administration is extending a ban on the use of U.S. passports for travel to North Korea for another year.

Southern Utah ‘ideal’ for sex traffickers to find victims, AG’s office says

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:15am

Human trafficking is a top priory for law enforcement and task force agents across Utah.

Utes enter season ranked No. 14 in preseason AP Top 25

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:56am

With less than two weeks to go before Utah kicks off the season on the road against in-state rival BYU, the Utes will enter the season ranked in the Top 25.

DNA results reunite siblings separated most of their lives

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:36am

A brother from Texas and sister from Kentucky who were separated for most of their lives have been catching up on the past 53 years after matching DNA results online.

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

As Afghanistan mourned the 63 people killed in a suicide bombing at a Kabul wedding , a brother of the groom spoke through tears of his weariness at the bloodshed in the country and the crushing guilt he felt at having to face his neighbors, many of whom lost relatives in the weekend blast.