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Sanders, liberals, out with bill to cancel student debt

Laurie Kellman and Elana Schor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:21am

Days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders and House progressives rolled out legislation to cancel all student debt, going farther than a signature proposal by Sen. Elizabeth Warren as the two jockey for support from the party's liberal base .

Can the Utes reclaim the South Division and finally win the Pac-12?

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:02am

Utah ended the 2018 season in disappointing fashion despite finally claiming its first South Division title. Here's a look at three questions that need to be answered to see if their shot at redemption is real.

Trump order seeks disclosure of hospital prices

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:33am

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Monday that calls for upfront disclosure by hospitals of actual prices for common tests and procedures to help keep costs down , administration officials said.

These horrible things can happen when you neglect your teeth

Stubbs Dental  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:21am

There's more to not taking care of your teeth than just cavities. Take the quiz at the end to see how much you actually know about oral hygiene.

Supreme Court rejects early challenge to Trump steel tariffs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:03am

The Supreme Court is rejecting an early challenge to President Donald Trump's authority to impose tariffs on imported steel based on national security concerns.

How will UConn’s reported return to the Big East impact BYU football?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:47am

UConn football has been an afterthought in this move. And that’s the portion that has much of college football talking — and speculating — that the Huskies are about to become another version of BYU.

Slurpees incoming! 7-Eleven begins delivery in public spaces

Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:22am

Craving a Slurpee from but lacking the motivation to get off a park bench?

Italy's Milan-Cortina wins vote to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Graham Dunbar and Daniella Matar, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:01am

Italy will host the 2026 Olympics in Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo, taking the Winter Games to the Alpine country for the second time in 20 years.

Senior Facebook executive says it would favor regulation

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:42am

A senior Facebook executive says the social media site is in favor of regulation to address some of the dark problems of the internet.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 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: Handling conflict more creatively

Kim Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:00am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares some more creative ways to stop the nasty fighting in your relationship.

Pompeo in Mideast talks on building a coalition against Iran

Aya Batrawy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:45am

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held talks Monday with the Saudi king and crown prince about countering the military threat from Iran by building a broad, global coalition that includes Asian and European countries.

GPS, special maps and the wild: Tech helps searchers zero in

Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:33pm

Yesenia D'Alessandro loaded a GPS tracking app on her cellphone and trudged into a remote Hawaii forest, joining more than 100 other volunteers looking for a missing hiker.

Once-rivals Magic Johnson and Larry Bird will share the NBA's Lifetime Achievement Award

Amir Vera, CNN  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:03pm

In the 1980s, Earvin "Magic" Johnson and Larry Bird were on opposite sides of one of the most heated NBA rivalries. They'll be sharing 2019's NBA lifetime achievement award Monday -- the first time the league has given the award to two people at once.

Yes, Snoop won the gospel category at the BET Awards

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:58pm

You read that headline correctly.

Family displaced after fire damages Layton home

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:22pm

A family was displaced Sunday after their Layton home sustained serious damage Sunday afternoon in a blaze, firefighters said.

Wet spring means a bad summer for mosquitoes in Utah County

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:36pm

An extremely wet spring in Utah County is expected to bring a monster summer for mosquitoes.

Yearlong fatal crash case at Utah Starbucks focusing on medical records

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:12pm

The investigation into a man who crashed into a Millcreek Starbuck, killing one woman and critically injuring two others, is focusing on the driver's medical records, police say.

Tyrannosaurus, a social creature?

Peter Rosen, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:45pm

When you think of a T-Rex, do you think of a lone operator? Maybe think again.

Can Utah's water supply keep up with its booming population?

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:14pm

Utah State University professor Michelle Baker presented her research on Utah water's quality, quantity and efficiency in Salt Lake City.

The Mormon Miracle Pageant takes the stage one last time

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:35pm

After more than 50 years of entertaining and educating crowds on events from Book of Mormon scripture and the pioneers' journey to the Sanpete Valley, the Mormon Miracle Pageant had its final curtain call.