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Child scales 'un-climbable' pool ladder in video

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:28am

A Massachusetts family has captured a video of their toddler climbing what is supposed to be a gate stopping children from getting into a pool.

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In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

Zeke Miller and Jeff Karoub, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:20am

President Donald Trump has directed the U.S. Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese imports as the two nations move closer to a trade war.

Utah Jazz: Mock draft roundup

Ben Anderson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:19am

Examining the most recent mock drafts from prominent NBA media, Ben Anderson examines how each projected player would fit with the Jazz.

Rep. Stewart: Ankle monitors could solve border crisis of families being separated

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 9:58am

Instead of separating families that enter the U.S. illegally, Utah Congressman Chris Stewart says putting ankle monitors on the parents could solve the problem.

Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 9:33am

Alexa has a new job: hotel concierge.

Some parents of epileptic kids wary of pot-based medication

Kathleen Foody and P. Solomon Banda, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:42am

A British pharmaceutical company is getting closer to a decision on whether the U.S government will approve the first prescription drug derived from the marijuana plant, but parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children are feeling more cautious than celebratory.

Car troubles on way to toddler’s chemo don't keep Utah family down

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:02am

A 2-year-old being diagnosed with cancer is something no family wants to face.

City where many slaves entered US to apologize for slavery

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:40am

The South Carolina city where almost half of all the slaves brought to the United States first set foot on American soil is ready to apologize for its role in the slave trade.

Top agent in Utah says FBI report is disappointing; Sen. Orrin Hatch calls it appalling

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:16am

The special agent in charge of the FBI office in Salt Lake City called Justice Department inspector general Michael Horowitz’s stinging report on the agency's handling of the Clinton email investigation disappointing.

'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

Nomaan Merchant and Anita Snow, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 6:59am

An audio recording that appears to capture the heartbreaking voices of small Spanish-speaking children crying out for their parents at a U.S. immigration facility took center stage in the growing uproar over the Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.

Murray woman lauded for CPR training that saved her husband's life

McKenna Park, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 6:39am

Unified Fire Authority praised the heroic efforts of a CPR-trained woman who saved her husband one night when he went into cardiac arrest by awarding her the Lifesaving Award Monday.

Utah Royals acquire US striker Christen Press in mega-trade with Chicago

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 19th - 12:53am

The Royals acquired the rights to U.S. international Christen Press, the club announced Monday, pending the receipt of her international transfer certificate, in addition to Chicago defender Samantha Johnson.

Rep. Mia Love pushing bill to end 'horrible' separation of families at border

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:41pm

Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, said Monday she is helping to push a proposal that would end President Donald Trump's "horrible" policy of separating children from their immigrant parents at the border.

Less snow, fewer visitors: Utah ski resorts notch down year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:25pm

Utah's two-year streak of record visitation to the state's ski resorts was snapped this past winter when visits dropped by 10 percent.

Teen in St. George explosives case made bombs at home, prosecutors say

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 10:04pm

Prosecutors say the teen accused of vandalism and bringing a bomb to school in Southern Utah was able to go under the radar for so long because he was able to do everything at home with supplies he already had.

Wildlife biologists use stun gun to strengthen Bonneville cutthroat populations

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:57pm

Wildlife biologists went fishing for Utah’s state fish with a stun gun in a tributary of Little Dell Reservoir.

Strong majority of Utah voters favor Medicaid expansion ballot measure, new poll says

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 9:26pm

Close to two-thirds of likely Utah voters support a ballot measure that would significantly expand Medicaid coverage in the state, poll results released Monday show.

Salt Lake City man can cook what he can’t see — and it looks delicious

Peter Rosen, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:41pm

Jim Reed is a culinary arts student and he’s blind. He cooks by touch and taste.

Unapologetic Trump digs in on immigration despite outrage

Zeke Miller and Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:36pm

An unapologetic President Donald Trump defended his administration's border-protection policies Monday in the face of rising national outrage over the forced separation of migrant children from their parents. Calling for tough action against illegal immigration, Trump declared the U.S. "will not be a migrant camp" on his watch.

FBI explains 2 ways approach to active shooters has changed since Columbine

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 8:18pm

Active shooter incidents around the country — 250 from 2000 to 2017 — have heightened the public's awareness about protecting themselves and have changed law enforcement's approach to dealing with the bad guys.

Boys burned by suspected acid in 'heinous crime' released from hospital

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:45pm

On Friday, Jason Keith Summers, 32, was arrested after police say he went to his neighbor's yard and threw an unknown substance on two boys, ages 3 and 5. The substance was initially suspected to be sulphuric acid.

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