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'Avengers: Endgame' passes 'Avatar' to become the highest-grossing film ever

Frank Pallotta, CNN  |  Posted Jul 21st - 3:55pm

The global box office has a new champion.

Wildfire updates: Fire west of Monticello 'is becoming more active'

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 3:20pm

Lightning sparked a wildfire 45 miles west of Monticello Tuesday, and the flames are "becoming more active," officials said.

Have You Seen This? Mountain biker jumps Tour de France riders

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 21st - 2:35pm

Bike over bikes. Bikes under bike. Biker on bike over bikers on bikes. This video is basically a Dr. Seuss book.

Tony Finau finishes 3rd at The Open Championship

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:59pm

It was the Utah native's best finish at a major. Tony Finau finished the The Open tournament Sunday at 7-under par, eight shots back from winner Shane Lowry and in 3rd place over all.

Amid concerns over financial viability, AISU appoints new board member as directors resign

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:49pm

Royce Van Tassell, executive director of the Utah Association of Public Charter Schools, has been appointed to the board of American International Charter School. The school's remaining directors resigned on Tuesday.

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How the NAACP, Latter-day Saints are addressing inner city problems

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:31pm

In a sodium swamp on the west side of Chicago and a historic church two blocks from Martin Luther King Square in San Francisco, a surprising collaboration began bearing its first fruits in March.

King Tut's coffin to be restored for the first time since it was discovered

Jack Guy, CNN  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:58am

Tutankhamun is one of the best known figures of Ancient Egypt, and now his coffin is getting some tender loving care.

'The Lion King' bites off $185 million debut, a July record

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 11:18am

If there was any doubt that the 2019 box office belonged to the Walt Disney Co., this weekend put an end to it.

Police respond to burglary call to find wild animal

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:57am

A burglary-in-progress call had an unexpected ending in Alpine Saturday.

Food-delivery robots being tested in California

CNN Web Staff  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:51am

Food delivery of the future has arrived in Sacramento.

Man dead in motorcycle crash in Utah County

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:57am

A 25-year-old man is dead after he drove his motorcycle off Geneva Road in Vineyard late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, officials said.

Police arrest man on suspicion of murder after woman dies, 2 are injured in shooting

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:06am

Police arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a shooting in West Valley late Saturday night left a woman dead and two other people injured, including a 15-year-old boy.

An anonymous donor asked a hospital where it needed help and gave $25 million to make it happen

Sophie Sherry and Christina Zdanowicz, CNN  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:21am

Children's Hospital Los Angeles will now be able to help many more kids, thanks to an anonymous $25 million gift.

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Just how unique is CNN's 'Apollo 11' documentary? Very

Court Mann, Deseret News  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:08am

“It’s like the Zapruder footage. Every single frame of this stuff’s already been pored over.”

Man in custody after lengthy debate with police and SWAT team

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:29pm

A 31-year-old man was arrested after a lengthy negotiation with SWAT officers Saturday, police said.

RSL's Silva, Minnesota's Quintero score in 1-1 draw at Rio Tinto

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:25pm

Marcelo Silva scored his second goal of the season on a second-half equalizer, and Real Salt Lake earned a home draw with the visiting Loons, 1-1, in front of an announced crowd of 16,992 fans Saturday night.

Toddler dies after getting run over in movie theater parking lot

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:07pm

A 3-year-old girl died Saturday afternoon after she was run over by a car in a movie theater parking lot, police said.

'I pray for you,' Utah woman tells teen who attacked her in church

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:23pm

A Utah teenager has admitted to choking a 71-year-old organist to unconsciousness at a Centerville church in December. He could remain in a secure juvenile detention facility until he is 21.

Passengers on Southwest flight get Nintendo Switch

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:44pm

Passengers on a Southwest Airlines flight got more than a small bottle of water when they boarded their plane.

Experience America's race to the moon through travel

Jason Carlton, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:02pm

President Kennedy set the timer on America's goal to land a man on the moon by 1970. Fifty years later, America has set its sights on landing people on the moon again. Visiting the historical sites builds excitement for the modern-day space race.

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.