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The Latest: Hawaii mayor: Wounded officer will survive

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:34pm

The Latest on the search for a suspect who allegedly shot and killed a Hawaii police officer (all times local):

Tornado stuns Iowa town but residents say they'll rebuild

David Pitt, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:21pm

With the scope of the devastation still sinking in, business owners and residents of the central Iowa city of Marshalltown on Friday began picking up bricks from collapsed buildings, dragging away downed trees and trying to return to the lives they knew before a powerful tornado roared through their community.

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Hundreds at vigils mourn victims of Branson boat accident

Margaret Stafford, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 9:14pm

A Missouri town known for its country shows and entertainment mourned Friday after 17 people — including nine from one family — were killed when a tourist boat sank on churning water in a sudden storm.

WWII hero's lost Purple Heart returned to his family

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:50pm

A lost Purple Heart medal has been returned to the family of a New York City sailor who died trying to rescue shipmates after his Navy vessel was attacked by a German submarine during World War II.

Man suspected of shooting officer found, killed by police

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:39pm

A man suspected of fatally shooting a Hawaii police officer was killed during a shootout with officers Friday after a three-day search across the Big Island, authorities said.

The Latest: 300 mourn victims outside tourism boat business

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:37pm

The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri (all times local):

Quiz: Can you spot the fake news stories?

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:04pm

Make sure you’re ready to keep up with the information overload by taking KSL.com’s weekly Fake News Quiz.

Man suspected of shooting and killing Hawaii officer during traffic stop dies in police shootout, authorities say

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:00pm

Man suspected of shooting and killing Hawaii officer during traffic stop dies in police shootout, authorities say.

NYC prepares sandbags to barricade steam-pipe blast site

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:59pm

New York City had sandbags at the ready Friday night to barricade the site of a Manhattan steam-pipe explosion against possible heavy rains that could complicate the cleanup of asbestos-laced debris.

NRA, others sue Seattle over gun-storage law

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:42pm

The National Rifle Association, Second Amendment Foundation and two Seattle residents are suing the city over its new gun-safety law.

State regulators strip ex-USC dean of medical license

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:41pm

California's medical board has revoked the license of the former dean of the University of Southern California's medical school who was accused of using drugs and partying with prostitutes.

Kavanaugh's lengthy paper trail becomes flashpoint

Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:32pm

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has a long record of judicial and executive branch service to recommend him as President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court. And that's part of the problem in getting him confirmed by the Senate.

Judge: 'Great progress' reuniting families split at border

Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:31pm

A federal judge on Friday applauded Trump administration efforts to meet a deadline to reunite more than 2,500 children with their families after they were separated at the border.

Grandfather arrested after California boy shoots cousin, 2

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:23pm

A 4-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his 2-year-old cousin Friday at a home in Southern California and deputies arrested the victim's grandfather for allegedly leaving the gun where the kids could find it, authorities said.

The Latest: Horse races cancelled in North Texas due to heat

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:11pm

The Latest on the heat wave spreading across the southern U.S. (all times local):

Latest: Grandfather arrested after boy, 4, shoots cousin, 2

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:53pm

The Latest on the shooting death of a 2-year-old California girl (all times local):

Investigators identify truck that dropped rock, killing boy

Dan Joling, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:37pm

A construction company halted work on an Alaska highway south of Anchorage after a rock fell from a truck, struck a car and killed an 8-year-old boy inside.

Former assembly speaker: 'I pray I will not die in prison'

Larry Neumeister, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:28pm

Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver on Friday begged for mercy at his sentencing next week on corruption charges, telling a judge that he is filled with shame and prays he will not die in prison.

Bayer to stop sales of birth control device tied to injuries

Matthew Perrone and Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:20pm

The maker of a permanent contraceptive implant subject to thousands of injury reports and repeated safety restrictions by regulators said Friday that it will stop selling the device in the U.S., the only country where it remains available.