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2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

Rob Gillies and Ian Harrison, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:04pm

Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said.

Utah man faces attempted murder charge after fight over dog's sniffing

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:04pm

A southern Utah man is accused of stabbing a dog and the dog's owner because the animal had sniffed him, according to police.

Have You Seen This? Devilish ducks escape after causing car crash

Katie Workman, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 2:36pm

It takes not one, not two, but six people, a car wreck, and two stopped lanes of traffic to help this feathered family make it to safety.

Royce O'Neale getting 'joy out of' giving back to fans

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 2:12pm

O'Neale started a week-long Junior Jazz road trip around Utah on Monday.

Utah woman sent threatening texts to herself, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 2:01pm

A woman accused of filing false police reports after allegedly sending threatening messages to herself, according to police, is scheduled to be arraigned in court on Tuesday.

Confrontation between motorcyclist and delivery driver show need for lane filtering education, UHP says

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:43pm

A video showing an incident on University Avenue in Utah County between a motorcyclist and a pizza delivery driver over the weekend is an indication the state’s new lane filtering law is still misunderstood by some people, authorities say.

Sen. Mitt Romney unveils bill to make immigrant employee verification system permanent

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:14pm

Sen. Mitt Romney has introduced legislation to make permanent an electronic verification system for businesses to check the legal status of potential employees.

Utah troopers seize meth, marijuana valued at about $2M during busy few weeks

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 12:47pm

Utah Highway Patrol troopers and the State Bureau of Investigation have been busy making large drug busts in recent weeks.

Mexico's crackdown on migrants sends some heading south

Maria Verza and Christopher Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 12:15pm

Mexico's efforts to slow Central American migration across its territory showed some bite Monday as some people turned around to head south in the face of increased enforcement, while government officials said they would target human smuggling rings.

Supreme Court upholds rule allowing state, federal charges

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:21am

The Supreme Court is upholding a constitutional rule that allows state and federal governments to prosecute someone for the same crime, a closely watched case because of its potential implications for people prosecuted in the Russia investigation.

Great Clips of the Week: Michigan high school team wins softball title on walkoff triple play

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 11:01am

Every high school athlete dreams of winning a state title on a buzzer-beating shot, or a last-second touchdown, or even a walk-off home run.

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Why more Utah teachers are considering carrying guns in the classroom

Gretel Kauffman, Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:42am

The Utah County Sheriff's Office and Uintah County Sheriff's Office are offering hands-on firearms training for teachers to prepare for active shooter situations.

NCAA ruling: Utah's Vickers granted another season, Rising petition denied

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:27am

It’s still a couple months until college football officially becomes a regular discussion, but the University of Utah announced Monday some NCAA rulings that impact the football program this season.

Measles cases in US rise to 1,044

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:19am

The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow, with the number of cases this year now reaching 1,044 as of Friday, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95

Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:06am

Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the "poor little rich girl" of the Great Depression, survived family tragedy and multiple marriages and reigned during the 1970s and '80s as a designer jeans pioneer, died Monday at the age of 95.

Why US-China trade war risks hurting firms in both countries

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:34am

U.S. businesses are imploring President Donald Trump not to expand his tariffs to $300 billion in goods from China that have so far been spared in his trade war with Beijing.

APNewsBreak: 'Hunger Games' prequel novel coming in 2020

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:14am

A decade after seemingly wrapping up "The Hunger Games," Suzanne Collins is bringing readers back to Panem. A prequel, set 64 years before the beginning of her multimillion-selling trilogy, is coming next year.

17-year-old in critical condition, southbound Mountain View Corridor reopens after crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:34am

Southbound Mountain View Corridor has reopened, and a 17-year-old is in critical condition after a crash closed the roadway Monday morning, officials said.

High court avoids new case over same-sex wedding case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:18am

The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

Officials identify man who drowned in East Canyon Reservoir

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:15am

Police have identified the 25-year-old man who apparently drowned in the East Canyon Reservoir, officials said Monday morning.

97-year-old WWII vet spreads daily cookies, smiles around retirement community

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:02am

The goal of making a difference can seem lofty, but one 97-year-old proves that it can be done simply, with items found around the house.