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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.

Fire near Evanston likely caused by campfire, officials say

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:44am

A wildfire burning in the Uinta Mountains about 30 miles south of Evanston since Thursday was likely caused by a campfire, fire officials said Sunday.

US stepping up Earth's protection from asteroids, comets

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 8:34am

The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to protect the planet from incoming asteroids that could wipe out entire regions or even continents.

Utah refineries on tap to produce cleaner Tier 3 fuel

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:39am

A pair of Salt Lake City refineries are planning to produce Tier 3 gasoline by a federal deadline in 2020, with one that may be producing by the third quarter of 2019. The refineries' investment will bring cleaner burning fuel to the local market.

A 'Hat Trick' of thoughts on Real Salt Lake's 1-1 draw with San Jose

Bill Riley, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:17pm

Real Salt Lake sees it's six match home winning streak snapped in a 1-1 draw with the San Jose Earthquakes Saturday night.

Real Salt Lake struggles to finish in disappointing 1-1 home draw with San Jose

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:08pm

Damir Kreilach and San Jose’s Danny Hoesen each scored a second-half goal as the Earthquakes split the points with Real Salt Lake, 1-1 Saturday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Man in custody after stabbing in Nephi, police say

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:47pm

Police say a 26-year-old man was taken into custody after another man was hospitalized with stab wounds Saturday night.

Utahns grieve for families separated at border, call for 'just and humane' immigration laws

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 10:04pm

Dozens gathered at City Creek Park on Saturday for a vigil hosted by the Utah chapter of Mormon Women for Ethical Government, joining in song and prayer to grieve for the immigrant community and to call for change.

New evidence that viruses may play a role in Alzheimer's

Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:26pm

Viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported Thursday in a provocative study that promises to re-ignite some long-debated theories about what triggers the mind-robbing disease.

Red Stars take 2nd win of season over Utah Royals, 2-0

KSL Sports  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:03pm

Katie Naughton and Vanessa DiBernardo each scored a goal in the second half as the Chicago Red Stars took a 2-0 win over Utah Royals FC at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois.

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Loneliness is making teenagers sick, doctors say

Brenda Teele, CNN  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:58pm

Youth in the United States are considered to be the loneliest in the world.

Air show stuns with spectacular array of performers over the Wasatch

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 8:29pm

Utah's Hill Air Force Base kicked off the Warriors Over the Wasatch Air and Space Show on Saturday. The free public show also runs Sunday.

Late spurt leads Utah Warriors into postseason with 31-27 win over Houston

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:52pm

Tonata Lauti scored two tries, and the Utah Warriors overcame a 17-12 halftime deficit to rally by the Houston Sabercats 31-27 and clinch the final berth in the Major League Rugby championship series Saturday afternoon at Zions Bank Stadium.

Warming drives spread of toxic algae in US, researchers say

Tom James, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 7:20pm

The words blasted to cellphones around Oregon's capital city were ominous: "Civil emergency . prepare for action."

Utahns learn to swim during world's largest swim lesson

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:47pm

Hundreds of Utah kids participated in the World's Largest Swimming Lesson on Thursday, a worldwide effort to increase awareness of the importance of water safety and to prevent drowning.

Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

Amy Taxin, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 6:29pm

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and ineffective attempt to deter families from coming to the United States.

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