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Confrontation between motorcyclist and delivery driver show need for lane filtering education, UHP says

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:43pm

A video showing an incident on University Avenue in Utah County between a motorcyclist and a pizza delivery driver over the weekend is an indication the state’s new lane filtering law is still misunderstood by some people, authorities say.

Utah troopers seize meth, marijuana valued at about $2M during busy few weeks

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 12:47pm

Utah Highway Patrol troopers and the State Bureau of Investigation have been busy making large drug busts in recent weeks.

Mexico's crackdown on migrants sends some heading south

Maria Verza and Christopher Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 12:15pm

Mexico's efforts to slow Central American migration across its territory showed some bite Monday as some people turned around to head south in the face of increased enforcement, while government officials said they would target human smuggling rings.

Supreme Court upholds rule allowing state, federal charges

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:21am

The Supreme Court is upholding a constitutional rule that allows state and federal governments to prosecute someone for the same crime, a closely watched case because of its potential implications for people prosecuted in the Russia investigation.

Great Clips of the Week: Michigan high school team wins softball title on walkoff triple play

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:01am

Every high school athlete dreams of winning a state title on a buzzer-beating shot, or a last-second touchdown, or even a walk-off home run.

Man found dead in Cache County irrigation pipe

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:44am

A man was found dead in a Cache County irrigation pipe early Monday morning, officials said.


Why more Utah teachers are considering carrying guns in the classroom

Gretel Kauffman, Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:42am

The Utah County Sheriff's Office and Uintah County Sheriff's Office are offering hands-on firearms training for teachers to prepare for active shooter situations.

NCAA ruling: Utah's Vickers granted another season, Rising petition denied

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:27am

It’s still a couple months until college football officially becomes a regular discussion, but the University of Utah announced Monday some NCAA rulings that impact the football program this season.

Measles cases in US rise to 1,044

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:19am

The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow, with the number of cases this year now reaching 1,044 as of Friday, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95

Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:06am

Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the "poor little rich girl" of the Great Depression, survived family tragedy and multiple marriages and reigned during the 1970s and '80s as a designer jeans pioneer, died Monday at the age of 95.

Why US-China trade war risks hurting firms in both countries

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:34am

U.S. businesses are imploring President Donald Trump not to expand his tariffs to $300 billion in goods from China that have so far been spared in his trade war with Beijing.

APNewsBreak: 'Hunger Games' prequel novel coming in 2020

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:14am

A decade after seemingly wrapping up "The Hunger Games," Suzanne Collins is bringing readers back to Panem. A prequel, set 64 years before the beginning of her multimillion-selling trilogy, is coming next year.

17-year-old in critical condition, southbound Mountain View Corridor reopens after crash

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:34am

Southbound Mountain View Corridor has reopened, and a 17-year-old is in critical condition after a crash closed the roadway Monday morning, officials said.

High court avoids new case over same-sex wedding case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:18am

The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

Officials identify man who drowned in East Canyon Reservoir

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:15am

Police have identified the 25-year-old man who apparently drowned in the East Canyon Reservoir, officials said Monday morning.

97-year-old WWII vet spreads daily cookies, smiles around retirement community

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:02am

The goal of making a difference can seem lofty, but one 97-year-old proves that it can be done simply, with items found around the house.

5 common things homeowners are expected to change when selling

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:00am

People selling their homes often clean up and fix any minor problems with the home, but buyers always expect recent upgrades. Here are the top five things most people expect the seller to change.

Salt Lake City, Utah get high marks for homeownership, studies note

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:44am

Studies show Salt Lake City ranked among the top metropolitan areas in the nation for African American homeownership.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Jen Riess,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 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: Trusting your 'inner GPS' to make the choices right for you

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:01am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares the secret to getting direction from your intuition to make the right choices for you in any situation.

Iran speeds up uranium enrichment as Mideast tensions mount

Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:54am

Iran will surpass the uranium-stockpile limit set by its nuclear deal in the next 10 days, an official said Monday, raising pressure on Europeans trying to save the accord a year after the U.S. withdrawal lit the fuse for the heightened tensions now between Tehran and Washington.