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Trump Jr.’s book is a No. 1 bestseller, but with an edge

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 12:11pm

Donald Trump Jr.’s “Triggered” is a No. 1 New York Times bestseller, although not without an edge.

Tense TV: CNN’s Blitzer asks Kellyanne Conway about husband

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 10:07am

Kellyanne Conway told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer that he embarrassed himself following a tense exchange Thursday where he asked the White House counselor to respond to her husband’s criticism of President Donald Trump on television.

Joe Walsh files to challenge Trump in New Hampshire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:07am

Former Illinois congressman Joe Walsh has filed for the New Hampshire presidential primary, officially giving President Donald Trump two major Republican primary challengers in the early voting state.

10 Democrats qualify for next week’s presidential debate

Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 8:47am

Ten Democratic presidential candidates were expected to qualify for next Wednesday’s debate in Georgia, giving voters a smaller lineup on stage to consider even as the party’s overall field expands.

Lt. Gov. Cox calls SLC homeless protest ‘bad form,’ says there are ‘better ways’ to voice concerns

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:30am

The day after protesters brought a city council meeting to a halt, Utah’s top homelessness official called the protest “bad form.”

The Latest: Deval Patrick files for New Hampshire primary

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:39am

The Latest on former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick’s 2020 presidential bid (all times local):

Bloomberg won’t file to get on New Hampshire primary ballot

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:09pm

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg may be weighing a run for president, but he won’t be on the ballot in the New Hampshire primary.

Sen. Mitt Romney wonders who's to blame for vaping illness epidemic

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 4:01pm

A Food and Drug Administration official refused to say if the Trump administration intends to clear the market of flavored e-cigarettes as it announced two months ago.

Ex-Massachusetts Gov. Patrick announces Dem presidential bid

Julie Pace, Bill Barrow and Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:25pm

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announced Thursday he is running for president, making a late entry into the Democratic race less than three months before primary voting begins.

Davis County Commissioner Bob Stevenson enters race for congressional seat

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 12:50pm

A Layton native is the latest candidate to get in the race to replace Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah.

Warren files for NH primary, scorns ‘billionaires’

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:59am

Elizabeth Warren has once again scorned big money’s influence in politics as she signed up for New Hampshire's presidential primary.

Bill Weld files to challenge Trump in New Hampshire primary

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:47am

Republican Bill Weld has filed for the New Hampshire presidential primary and is now the first major GOP challenger to officially challenge President Donald Trump in the state.

'Sad day' or 'scam'? What to watch at impeachment hearing

Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:48am

A “solemn day” or a “show trial”?

Protesters briefly shut down SLC Council meeting, demand downtown homeless shelter stay open

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:31pm

An already high-tension Salt Lake City Council meeting escalated rapidly with a booming chant by protesters demanding the Road Home’s shelter stay open this winter.

In 'The Report,' setting the record on torture straight

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 2:49pm

The unredacted Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA's detention and enhanced interrogation program runs approximately 6,700 pages and includes some 38,000 footnotes. It doesn't exactly scream Hollywood.

Indiana attorney general seeking new term amid groping case

Tom Davies, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:50am

Indiana’s attorney general is running for reelection as he awaits the outcome from professional misconduct allegations of drunkenly groping four women that threaten his law license.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announces late bid for 2020 Democratic presidential nomination

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:37am

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick announces late bid for 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

AP source: Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick telling allies he plans to run for Democratic presidential nomination

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:21pm

AP source: Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick telling allies he plans to run for Democratic presidential nomination.

US Rep. Tim Ryan, former presidential contender, backs Biden

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:16am

An Ohio congressman who recently ended his own White House bid has endorsed Joe Biden for president.