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‘Viva México!’: World Cup watch party brings community together at Gateway

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:18pm

On Sunday morning, soccer fans from across northern Utah gathered at The Gateway to watch one of the most anticipated matches in the World Cup group stage, as Mexico faced defending champion Germany in Moscow.

Driver ejected during rollover in West Valley City tries to flee police

Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:51pm

A driver who was ejected from his car that rolled during a crash tried to flee police in West Valley City Sunday afternoon, police said.

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Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

Doug Ferguson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:50pm

Brooks Koepka has the game to win a U.S. Open on any course.

Police searching for missing swimmer who may have drowned at Newton Reservoir

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:23pm

Police are searching for a missing swimmer who may have drowned near the Newton Reservoir dam.

Man arrested for allegedly throwing sulphuric acid on child

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:10pm

A Smithfield man accused of throwing sulphuric acid on a child and then jumping out of a police car in a failed escape attempt has been booked into jail.

How to reduce time in Salt Lake Airport security lines

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:56pm

Officials expect Salt Lake International Airport to see 25,000 fliers day this summer. That’s a 6 percent bump over last summer — and for travelers, that means even longer security lines.

No injuries in Murray house fire

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:16pm

Burning candles left unattended were being looked at as the possible cause of a house fire in Murray Saturday night.

Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

Mike Catalini and Ron Todt, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:04pm

Gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people, including two suspects, were injured.

Celebrate Father's Day by revisiting these classic TV dads

Amanda Taylor, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:33pm

Your favorite patriarchs, father figures and dads from the good old days of television.

Have You Seen This? Toddler anger management

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 17th - 2:47pm

Breaking news: At least one toddler in the world isn’t throwing tantrums when he’s mad.

Melania Trump says US should govern 'with heart' in enforcing immigration law

Kate Bennett CNN  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:03pm

In a rare statement on a policy issue, first lady Melania Trump weighed in through her spokeswoman on the immigration crisis taking place at America's borders.

'Incredibles 2' crushes animation record with $180 million

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 12:04pm

The combined powers of superheroes, the Pixar brand and a draught of family-friendly films helped "Incredibles 2" become the best animated opening of all time, the biggest PG-rated launch ever and the 8th highest film launch overall.

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See who made the 2018 Deseret News softball All-State team

Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:52am

Here’s a list of this year’s All-State teams. Ms. Softball and the MVPs are picked by the Deseret News. The first-, second- and third-team selections were voted on by the coaches.

Man travels to all 50 states mowing lawns for the elderly, disabled, single moms and vets for free

Elizabeth Elkin and Saeed Ahmed CNN  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:15am

Rodney Smith Jr. found his purpose the day he came across an elderly man struggling to mow his lawn, and pulled over to help.

Police: Driver crashes into garages, drives off in Cottonwood Heights

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:36am

A driver damaged some garages and a car after crashing into them and then driving off early Sunday morning, police said.

Preservationists ask for public’s help after historic house damaged in Dimple Dell park

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:47am

Preservationists in Sandy have asked for help from the public after someone vandalized a house they hope to restore.

Utah native starring in 'Jersey Boys' at Eccles Theater

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:02am

"Jersey Boys" will play five shows through Sunday at the Eccles Theater. However, for the leading man, the Salt Lake City tour stop has special meaning.

Red Cross: Blood donation push turning heads amidst worrying long term trends

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:14am

Worrisome blood donation trends in the last four years have the American Red Cross searching for new, creative ways to catch people's eye — and its latest effort launched this week has so far turned some heads, the organization says.

15-year-old Summerhays becomes youngest winner in Utah State Amateur history

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:04am

The 15-year-old son of pro golfer Boyd Summerhays became the youngest-ever Utah State Amateur champion Saturday with a 3 and 2 win over Utah senior-to-be Kyler Dunkle in the 36-hole final at Oakridge Country Club in Farmington.

Crews work into the night to fight Provo Canyon wildfire

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:53pm

Fire crews are working to extinguish a wildfire burning near Vivian Park in Provo Canyon.

Utah's Finau, Berger ride early tee time into share of US Open lead

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 10:30pm

Daniel Berger managed to hit a sweet spot that was even smaller than the target area on one of Shinnecock Hills' glassy greens: He played well enough to make the cut at the U.S. Open, but not so well that he teed off among the leaders after the course turned treacherous late in the day.

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