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Utah man dies in Flaming Gorge boating accident

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL and Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:42pm

The body of a Utah man was recovered and two other men were rescued after a boating accident in Flaming Gorge Reservoir, the Sweetwater County Sheriff Mike Lowell said Sunday.

Trump tweets, hard-right voters hamper GOP immigration push

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:34pm

Republican apprehension over President Donald Trump's next tweet and fear of riling conservative voters are undermining GOP leaders' election-year struggle to shove an immigration bill through the House this week, leaving their prospects dubious.

Floods and landslides kill 7, leave 12 missing in Vietnam

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:16pm

Flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains have killed at least 7 people and left 12 others missing in northern Vietnam.

6 injured in Clinton 3-car crash

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:00pm

At least five people are in critical condition following a three-vehicle crash Sunday evening.

Inaugural Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chairs named at University of Utah

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:23pm

The inaugural Jon M. Huntsman Presidential Chairs at the University of Utah were announced Tuesday, a distinction that recognizes excellence in research, clinical care and career progression in health sciences.

2 public art projects in Utah given national recognition

KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:42pm

Public art projects at the Utah Department of Health and the University of Utah — as well as the Utah Public Art Program — have been recognized among the best projects nationally in 2017.

Suit over 2015 fatal crash in Ogden that killed 2 is settled

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:14pm

A lawsuit over car crash in Ogden that killed a Layton man and his young daughter nearly three years ago has been settled out of court.

Erdogan proclaimed winner of Turkey's presidential election

Zeynep Bilginsoy, Elena Becatoros and Suzan Fraser, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:46pm

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was proclaimed the winner early Monday of a landmark election that ushers in a government system granting the president sweeping new powers and which critics say will cement what they call a one-man rule.

New flu vaccine only a little better than traditional shot

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 6:33pm

A newer kind of flu vaccine only worked a little bit better in seniors this past winter than traditional shots, the government reported Wednesday.

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:58pm

Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart.

Salt Lake Valley recycling services at risk due to Chinese restrictions

Mark Stevens, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 24th - 5:17pm

As a result of changes to the Chinese scrap market, 250,000 customers in the Wasatch Front Waste and Recycling District could lose their curbside recycling service.

Man finds rattlesnake under hood while trying to start car

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:51pm

An upstate New York man trying to jump-start his car was greeted by an unusual sound coming from his engine — the rattle of a venomous timber rattlesnake.

US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of home

Lorin Eleni Gill, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 4:15pm

At San Francisco's Tawla restaurant, Muna Anaee powdered her hands with flour and gently broke off a piece of golden dough to prepare bread eaten in Iraq, the country she fled with her family.

Have You Seen This? Senegal soccer’s joyous warmup dance

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 24th - 3:30pm

You may not like soccer, but you’ll like this soccer warmup. Trust me.

St. George police search for woman missing since Wednesday

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:33pm

St. George police are asking for the public's help to locate a woman missing since Wednesday. Amanda Matthews was last seen near the Tuweap Trailhead.

Trump officials pledge to reunite families

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 12:49pm

Trump administration officials say the U.S. government knows the location of all children in its custody after separating them from their families at the border and is working to reunite them.

'Jurassic World' sequel stomps its way to $150 million debut

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 12:02pm

The dinosaurs still rule the box office.

Saudi women in driver's seat as longstanding ban is lifted

Aya Batrawy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 11:34am

Saudi women steered their way through busy city streets on Sunday, driving to work, running errands and relishing a new era in which they are allowed to drive and no longer need to rely on men to move around.

New legislation seeks to fight opioid use among pregnant women

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 24th - 11:13am

Among the legislation the U.S. House of Representatives passed Friday to curb the opioid crisis was a bill designed to address this statistic: Utah leads the nation in opioid prescriptions for pregnant women.

Utah mom devises toy set to help kids connect and learn with their parents

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:28am

A Davis County couple has designed and developed a toy set called MagStix, a 41-piece magnetic building set aimed at creating opportunities for connection between children and their parents, along with serving some kids with special needs.

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