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Great Clips of the Week: Venezuelan Little Leaguer has last laugh after showcasing batting stance

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:28am

Deivis Ordonez has a way of helping his team that you might not expect — by lining up in a stance so low that it makes his strike zone nearly impossible to hit.

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NYPD fires officer for 2014 death of Eric Garner

Tom Hays and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:54am

After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of the black man whose dying cries of "I can't breathe" fueled a national debate over race and police use of force.

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Are you entitled to know what your neighbor paid for his house?

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:52am

Utah guarantees its citizens a courtesy that most other states don’t: the right to keep the selling price of a home a secret.

US extends ban on passports for North Korea travel

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:39am

The Trump administration is extending a ban on the use of U.S. passports for travel to North Korea for another year.

Utes enter season ranked No. 14 in preseason AP Top 25

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:56am

With less than two weeks to go before Utah kicks off the season on the road against in-state rival BYU, the Utes will enter the season ranked in the Top 25.

DNA results reunite siblings separated most of their lives

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:36am

A brother from Texas and sister from Kentucky who were separated for most of their lives have been catching up on the past 53 years after matching DNA results online.

Apple's 'very compelling' argument against tariffs

Charles Riley, CNN Business  |  Posted Aug 19th - 9:16am

President Donald Trump says that Apple CEO Tim Cook has made a "very compelling argument" that new tariffs would harm the US tech giant's ability to compete with its top rival.

Having kids makes you happier — once they've moved out

Jack Guy, CNN  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:40am

Having children will make you happier than staying childless, according to a new study, but not until later in life, when they have flown the nest.

US extends limited reprieve on tech sales to China's Huawei

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:19am

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday that the United States will extend by 90 days a limited reprieve on U.S. technology sales to Huawei.

Josh Furlong's AP Top 25 ballot: Clemson takes top honor in preseason poll

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:00am

The 2019 season is soon underway with Week 0 action kicking off Saturday. With that comes the release of the preseason Associated Press Top 25 Poll.

4 flooring options you need in your rental properties

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Aug 19th - 8:00am

These four flooring options will stand the test of time (and renters) in your rental properties.

Afghanistan mourns, vows to crush militants after attack

Rahim Faiez, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:42am

As Afghanistan mourned the 63 people killed in a suicide bombing at a Kabul wedding , a brother of the groom spoke through tears of his weariness at the bloodshed in the country and the crushing guilt he felt at having to face his neighbors, many of whom lost relatives in the weekend blast.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Coach Kim: What to do when you don’t know what to do

Kim Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:00am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares a simple procedure for finding the right response to any problem.

74% of economists in survey see US recession by end of 2021

Marcy Gordon, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 6:51am

A strong majority, 74%, of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump's economic policies that they expect a recession in the U.S. by the end of 2021.

Utah man recalls experience lost in wilderness

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 11:10pm

Kaden says he only slept three hours a night and spent most of his time searching for a trail.

Trump downplays talk of a recession after his economic advisers say growing fears are unfounded

Devan Cole and Nikki Carvajal, CNN  |  Posted Aug 18th - 10:18pm

President Donald Trump said he is "prepared for everything" but that "most economists" don't think a recession is on the horizon as growing fears of a slowdown persist.

Epstein's purported madam now a focus in sex abuse cases

Curt Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:52pm

She's been called Jeffrey Epstein's madam, the woman who recruited girls for his sexual appetites, and at times his social planner and household organizer in places ranging from New York to Palm Beach, Florida.

$17 million or $70 million? 1930s Porsche fails to sell after auction snafu

Peter Valdes-dapena, CNN Business  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:22pm

A bulbous race car from the 1930s was expected to be the most expensive car with the Porsche name ever sold at auction. But the sale was marred by a confusing mix-up on the auction stage.

Utah company is putting the mystery back in date nights

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:00pm

Date nights don't have to be a big ordeal, but they are essential to any healthy relationship. Here's how to add a little mystery to your night.

Women vying for Salt Lake City mayor set stage for friendly campaigns

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:46pm

The two women vying for mayor opened up about their histories, hopes and visions for Salt Lake City Sunday during their first joint speaking engagement since they both advanced in last Tuesday’s primary election.