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Sen. Orrin Hatch takes a swing at defending Supreme Court nominee

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:32pm

Sen. Orrin Hatch defended U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday, particularly his going into debt to buy season tickets to Washington Nationals games.

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EU fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile practices

Ryan Nakashima and Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:17pm

European regulators came down hard on another U.S. tech giant Wednesday, fining Google a record $5 billion for forcing cellphone makers that use the company's Android operating system to install Google search and browser apps.

Troopers preparing now for lower DUI threshold

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 7:00pm

A first-in-the-nation law reducing Utah's DUI threshold does not take effect until the final days of 2018, but troopers already are preparing for its start date.

Officials searching for missing teenage girl from Davis County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:37pm

Authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate a 14-year-old girl who has been missing since July 14.

Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

Zeke Miller, Ken Thomas and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:29pm

President Donald Trump spent a second day Wednesday managing the political fallout from his widely criticized meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin, shifting stances and mopping up what the White House said were misstatements.

Judge considers motion to dismiss suit against ex-MTC president, LDS Church

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:23pm

A federal judge is weighing arguments over an LDS Church motion to dismiss a Colorado woman's lawsuit alleging a Missionary Training Center president raped her more than 30 years ago.

Northbound I-15 reopens after crash near 12300 South in Draper

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:51pm

Northbound I-15 reopened Wednesday afternoon after a crash involving a rolled trailer at 12300 South in Draper, officials said.

U.S. 40 to be closed overnight Wednesday at I-80 in Summit County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:45pm

Northbound lanes of U.S. Highway 40/148 will be completely closed from 11 p.m. Wednesday to 11 a.m. Thursday as crews work to fix buckled pavement, officials said.

Thai boys recount cave rescue: Voices in dark, then 'hello'

Tassanee Vejpongsa and Kaweewit Kaewjinda, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:17pm

Trapped in the recesses of a flooded cave, the 12 boys and their soccer coach were trying to dig their way out when they heard voices in the darkness. Their coach quickly told everyone to be quiet.

5, including former Weber County employee, charged in confrontation with Hispanic family

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:15pm

A former Weber County employee whose angry rant at a Hispanic family was caught on video has been charged with several crimes, including inciting a riot.

Fire updates: Millard County fire grows to 700 acres

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:18pm

Four wildfires continue to burn in the state, but rain and improved conditions have helped crews make significant progress in battling the state's fires.

'I am ashamed of myself': Jail ordered for mother in child abuse case

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:12pm

A woman whose 9-year-old son was so severely abused that he was kept home from school so others wouldn't see his bruises has been sentenced to jail.

Woman critically injured during crash at 11400 South, Bangerter

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:02pm

The Bangerter Highway and 11400 South intersection in South Jordan has reopened after a crash forced closures and critically injured a woman Wednesday morning, officials said.

Mike Petke fined, suspended 2 games for rant; 9 players to miss Utah Royals-North Carolina for USA callup

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:01pm

Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke's bank account got a little lighter Wednesday, when he revealed a $10,000 fine and two-match suspension from Major League Soccer for his comments critical of MLS officiating.

The 6 best titles streaming on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon in July

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:00pm

July offers some old favorites, one I feel obliged to tell you about even though it hurts my soul and some picks you may not know about. Here we go with the best new titles streaming in July.

Police identify body found in Ogden alley behind restaurant

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:33pm

Police identified the body of a man found in an Ogden alley behind a Mexican restaurant Monday.

Police identify body found in Ogden canal as woman missing since June

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:15pm

Police identified the body of a woman found in an Ogden canal Sunday as a 41-year-old who has been missing since June.

Lawmakers weigh possible ban on driving while talking on phone

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:03pm

A Utah lawmaker is again seeking to ban drivers from operating their phones unless they are using hands-free technology.

Elementary school employee charged with sexually abusing boys

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:41pm

A man who worked part-time at an elementary school in Duchesne County has been charged with multiple counts of sexually abusing children.

Have You Seen This? Dog ‘walking’ on air is adorable

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:15pm

This will be the cutest thing you've watched since we showed you the baby giraffe that was just learning how to stand up.

Review: 8 products for summer trips

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:35pm

With the summer vacation season in full swing, here are some products you might want to consider for your next outing.

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