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Medical milestone: US OKs marijuana-based drug for seizures

Matthew Perrone, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:49pm

U.S. health regulators on Monday approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law, despite growing legalization for recreational and medical use.


Harley, stung by tariffs, shifts some production overseas

Ivan Moreno, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:48pm

Production of Harley-Davidson motorcycles sold in Europe will move from U.S. factories to facilities overseas, the Milwaukee-based company announced Monday, a consequence of the retaliatory tariffs the EU is imposing on American exports in an escalating trade war with the Trump administration.

Man charged with shooting driver in Kearns neighborhood

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:47pm

A Salt Lake man who police say shot another man who was driving the car he was in now faces several felonies.

7 of Utah's greatest natural wonders

Mike Godfrey, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:27pm

Discover some of Utah's most wondrous natural features, and what can be done to preserve them.

Flaming Gorge drowning victim identified as North Ogden man

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:10pm

Authorities in Wyoming have confirmed the name of a Utah man who drowned in a "boating mishap" over the weekend at Flaming Gorge.

Police investigate possible attempted abduction in West Jordan

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Jun 25th - 12:38pm

Police are looking for a man they believe may have tried to abduct an 8-year-old girl in West Jordan Sunday evening.

Clinton man charged with threatening police had 'arsenal,' warrant states

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:48am

A man charged with walking outside his house while intoxicated and carrying weapons while threatening to kill police officers, had an "arsenal" in his basement, according to new court documents.

Snow Canyon State Park entrance fees to go up

St. George News  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:24am

After nearly a decade of no changes in the cost of a daily pass, the price to enter Snow Canyon State Park will increase beginning Sunday.


From van to apartment: Utah family shares struggle for a home

Ben Lockhart, Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:18am

There's no hint of complaining in Leo Hernandez Chilel's voice as he describes what it's like to curl up and sleep each night inside a beaten-up minivan, only the bluntness of a young man who knows it's no use to gloss over the distressing details.

Make Your Week: Trail Mountain firefighters receive surprise thanks from community

Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:15am

There are a lot of reasons to smile today, and we've got a few stories to help make your week great.

Great Clips of the Week: England, Panama celebrate big in Three Lions' World Cup win

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:40am

England fans back home were celebrating hard after their 6-1 win over Panama in the FIFA World Cup in Russia. But so, too, were the Panamanians.

Supreme Court won't hear North Carolina districting dispute

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:31am

The Supreme Court is choosing not to take on a new case on partisan redistricting for now. Instead, the justices are sending a dispute over North Carolina's heavily Republican congressional districting map back to a lower court for more work.

BYU using genealogy to reconnect MIA soldiers with families

Brianna Bodily, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:15am

When history professor Jill Crandell’s class dives into a new investigation, it starts and ends on a computer.

Teen uses sign language to help blind and deaf man on flight

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:01am

A teenager is being credited with coming to the aid of a blind and deaf man during a flight from Boston to Portland, Oregon.

Street artist Banksy splashes Paris with works on migrants

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:28am

Banksy is believed to have taken his message on migration to Paris, which has seen seven works attributed to the provocative British street artist.

GOP leaders eye new bill on family separations at border

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:22am

Top House Republicans are discussing legislation aimed at curbing the separation of migrant families at the border, GOP aides said Monday. The election-year response to public uproar over the Trump administration policy comes as a broader immigration package heads toward likely House defeat this week.

Justices won't hear case of anti-gay marriage florist

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:00am

The Supreme Court is ordering Washington courts to take a new look at the case of a florist who refused to provide services for the wedding of two men because of her religious objection to same-sex marriage.

Lehi girl builds her own custom cake business

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:20am

There was a time when the main place to learn was in a library. Now, you can learn how to do just about anything on YouTube and one girl in Lehi used the knowledge she gained there to bake up a whole new life.

Donations, volunteering surge at border asylum-seeker center

Manuel Valdes, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:02am

One by one, around Father's Day, the surge of Amazon boxes containing shirts, pants, underwear and many other items began arriving at an asylum-seeker rest center in the border town of McAllen, Texas.

9 best Utah lakes for swimming this summer

Robert J. DeBry  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:00am

Utah may be a desert, but it has plenty of lakes and man-made reservoirs to enjoy swimming in this summer. Here are nine lakes to provide the perfect summer getaway for you and yours.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted Jun 25th - 7:21am

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


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