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Trump plan: Less health insurance for lower premiums

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 12:30pm

The Trump administration spelled out a plan on Tuesday to lower the cost of health insurance: give consumers the option of buying less coverage in exchange for reduced premiums.

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Special counsel files new charge in Russia probe

Chad Day and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 12:29pm

The special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election has charged an attorney with lying to federal investigators about his interactions with a former Trump campaign official, according to court papers made public Tuesday.

Make Your Week: Teenager wins prize, gives it to toddlers; stranger helps change tire

Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 12:15pm

It’s Tuesday, but feels like Monday because of the holiday. To add to the woe of facing a new workweek, the snow made for a slow, slippery commute this morning.

Ben Anderson: Donovan Mitchell’s quest for stardom isn’t a question of if, but when

Ben Anderson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 11:51am

Donovan Mitchell continues to answer the call when he's in the spotlight. Where, if ever, will he stop?

West Valley names new police chief

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 11:37am

West Valley's interim police chief is expected to be appointed to the position full time.

Why heart attack symptoms are sometimes missed in women

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 11:19am

Among adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found.

Grocer Albertsons eyes Rite Aid deal in health care push

Tom Murphy, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 11:03am

The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands is buying the drugstore chain Rite Aid as retailers continue to plunge deeper into health care and adjust to swiftly changing shopping habits.

15-year-old shot 5 times protecting classmates from gunfire

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 10:35am

A 15-year-old Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who was shot five times during the massacre is credited with saving the lives of at least 20 other students.

Feathers fly as chicken shortage shuts KFCs across Britain

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 10:27am

Chicken is still as scarce as hen's teeth at KFC's British outlets.

Santa Clara-Ivins police come upon valuable sports collection, ask who owns it

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 10:09am

The Santa Clara-Ivins Police Department is seeking information that may help to locate the rightful owner of multiple sports collector items or any information pertaining to how the collection went missing in the first place.

Know how to kill invasive mussels? You could win $100K

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 9:59am

Federal officials are offering a $100,000 prize to find a way to kill invasive quagga and zebra mussels.

Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture

Jennifer McDermott, Dake Kang and Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 9:15am

Marine veteran Jeff Harris was among the first to sign up when the Providence VA hospital started offering acupuncture for chronic pain.

Solar and clean air: short and long-term solutions

Solaroo  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 9:00am

Air pollution is perennially among the top 10 Utah issues. In 2016, according to the Utah Foundation, it ranked only behind healthcare.

Trump offers support for background checks on gun purchases

Catherine Lucey and Maria Danilova, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:35am

President Donald Trump supports a limited strengthening of federal background checks on gun purchases, the White House said, as pressure mounts on Trump to take action after 17 students and teachers were killed in last week's shooting at a Florida high school.

Blood and urine test for autism could enable earlier diagnosis, scientists say

Zahid Mahmood, CNN  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 8:07am

UK and Italian scientists are getting closer to developing blood and urine tests for autism, which could lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment of the condition, a new study suggests.

Will more young people support gun control after Parkland? Recent history suggests no

Analysis By Harry Enten, CNN  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:49am

In the aftermath of the shooting in Parkland, Florida last week, some of the student survivors are calling on Congress to pass legislation that would address gun violence in schools.

Teen snowmobiler gets stuck, walks several miles to safety

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 11:29pm

A teenager was reunited with his family after his snowmobile became stuck in a hole, forcing him to walk several miles to be located, officials said Monday night.

Trump endorses Romney's Senate run

McKenzie Romero, KSL  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 11:29pm

President Donald Trump announced his endorsement for Mitt Romney's Senate run via Twitter Monday night.

Takeaways from the 1st day of the 5A girls basketball state tournament

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 10:58pm

Three region top seeds fell in the opening round of the Class 5A state girls basketball tournament Monday at Salt Lake Community College. Here are the highlights.

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