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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.

Man injured when Payson home destroyed in fire

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:35pm

One man was injured and a home destroyed in an early morning fire in Payson on Monday.

Man killed by officers had killed elderly grandmother, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:33pm

Police say a man who took an elderly couple hostage, killing the woman and critically injuring the man before being shot and killed by police, was the woman's grandson.

Pesticide death causes Wayne County health clinic closure

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:13pm

A community health center was closed Monday as crews worked on cleaning a contaminated area after a person died from pesticide consumption Sunday night.

4 wildfires continue to burn in Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 7:03pm

Rain and cooler temperatures helped officials battle the largest blaze burning in Utah right now, though there are three other fires burning in the state heading into the week.

4 confirmed dead after fiery I-84 crash in Idaho

Nicole Blanchard, Idaho Statesman  |  Posted Jun 18th - 6:37pm

The Ada County, Idaho, Coroner's Office confirmed Monday that four people were killed in a fiery car crash that involved seven vehicles on Saturday.

Severe storm brings half-dollar-sized hail to several parts of the valley

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 5:44pm

A severe thunderstorm warning was in effect for several parts of Utah Monday morning as hail and rain poured down across the Wasatch Front.

Regulations for new Utah cannabis laws several months away

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 5:42pm

A state agriculture department official told lawmakers that its days as "a sleepy little agency" may be numbered thanks to the department's central role in determining how new cannabis-related laws are implemented in Utah.

Sheriff's office identifies teen who died after 100-foot fall in Santaquin Canyon

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 4:42pm

The family of a 16-year-old girl who died in a fall in Santaquin Canyon said in a statement she was "beautiful inside and out."

Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

Lolita C. Baldor, Ken Thomas and Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 18th - 4:36pm

President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent military service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space — though he may have limited power to develop a new military command.

Police release name of woman killed in Ogden motorcycle crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 4:08pm

Police released the name of a woman Friday who died in a motorcycle crash in Ogden earlier this month.

Utah’s largest-ever economic development project meeting stalls before it gets started

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jun 18th - 3:59pm

The controversial Utah Inland Port Authority board was supposed to have its first meeting Monday regarding what is expected to be the state's largest economic development project ever. But that didn't happen.

Man dies after losing control, crashing bicycle he was riding

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 18th - 3:01pm

A 57-year-old man died after he lost control of the bicycle he was riding and crashed Friday evening, police said.

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