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‘A good man’: Funeral held for Utah soldier who died while serving in Afghanistan

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:11pm

With somber faces, Sgt. 1st Class Elliott Robbins’ fellow Green Berets pulled his flag-draped casket from the hearse Thursday morning.

Sen. Mitt Romney proposes more legislation against Chinese tech giant

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:07pm

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney and two other Republicans introduced their own bill Thursday to prevent U.S. companies from doing business with a Chinese tech giant that they say poses a threat to national security.

Endurance athlete uses antigravity treadmill in recovery after tearing Achilles tendon

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:53pm

A sprained ankle, bad knees or even arthritis could prevent you from moving. A Park City athlete is recovering from an injury using technology originally created for astronauts in space.

Reward offered for information about fire in Latter-day Saint church

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:05pm

Authorities are offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who started a fire at a meetinghouse of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cottonwood Heights.

Parents: Here's how you can help fight summer learning loss

Elizabeth Reid, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:53pm

Stemming summer learning loss in children can be as easy as integrating a few habits within the home with this list of enjoyable ideas.

Bird causes more than 5K to lose power in Ogden

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:34pm

A bird that made its way into a Rocky Mountain Power substation caused more than 5,000 customers in Ogden to lose power Thursday night.

Highland joins other local Utah governments taking stance against abortion

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:31pm

Another Utah city has taken a strong stance against abortion, passing a resolution declaring support for all human life, including the unborn.

Utah teen ordered to detention in stepbrother's shooting death

Annie Knox  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:34pm

During an emotional hearing Thursday, a Utah teen who admitted to shooting and killing his stepbrother in March was sentenced to a secure detention center, where he could remain until he turns 21.

A new freight train route for Utah? Uinta Basin hopes so

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:46pm

Is an 80-mile railway to get oil and other goods out of the Uinta Basin destined in the future? The Seven County Infrastructure Coalition hopes so. An informational meeting will be Friday in Salt Lake City at the downtown Radisson.

Here's what's actually going on with that app that makes you look old

Rachel Lerman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:02pm

Is a peek into the future worth your privacy in the present?

Utah couple charged with inflicting broken ribs, brain bleed to their baby

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:35pm

A West Valley couple has been charged with abusing their infant child and then trying to cover it up, according to charging documents.

Salt Lake police seek man accused of assaulting TV photojournalist during Inland Port protest

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:07pm

Salt Lake City police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who allegedly attacked a television news photographer during a protest over the Utah Inland Port Authority.

Deputies identify 74-year-old Utah woman who died after tree hit her head

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:44pm

Deputies identified a 74-year-old woman who died after a tree hit her head Tuesday.

Authorities identify 13-year-old killed in southern Utah UTV crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:17pm

Authorities have identified a 13-year-old boy who died Wednesday during a UTV accident in Sand Hollow State Park.

Have You Seen This? Dad's brilliant game to get kids to stop crying

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:07pm

Being a parent is hard, and it only gets harder when kids cry. This dad figured out how to stop the crying — and it's brilliant.

QUIZ: Cosmo, fight songs and other BYU football facts

Byu Football  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:00pm

If you love all things connected to Cougar football, you'll want to test your knowledge with this quiz. You could win a 4-pack family ticket package as a reward.

Utah majority disapproves of Trump's job performance, poll finds

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:40pm

More than half of Utahns don't like the job President Donald Trump is doing in the White House, according to a new UtahPolicy.com and Y2 Analytics poll released Thursday.

Worst movies of 2019 — so far

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:02pm

Up to this point, 2019 has not been what we were hoping for when it comes to film. Here are the worst movies of the year, so far.

Utah Rep. Rob Bishop now says he may run again

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:40pm

In 2012, Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, said he would not seek reelection after his ability to serve in a committee leadership position had been exhausted, which is 2020. But, many people are urging him to stay in. He says he's considering it.

American warship destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz

Darlene Superville and Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:28pm

A U.S. warship on Thursday destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship, President Donald Trump said. The incident marked a new escalation of tensions between the countries less than one month after Iran downed an American drone in the same waterway and Trump came close to retaliating with a military strike.

Democrat Ben McAdams, rest of Utah delegation, vote against $15 federal minimum wage

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:16pm

Rep. Ben McAdams was one of six Democrats who opposed the bill that passed 231-199, with the support of just three Republicans.