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Kelly Preston, actress and wife of John Travolta, dies at 57

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 12:02am

Actress Kelly Preston, whose credits included the films “Twins” and “Jerry Maguire,” died Sunday, her husband John Travolta said. She was 57.

Activists seek to decriminalize 'magic' mushrooms in DC

Ashraf Khalil, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 10:06pm

The posters started blanketing light posts just a few weeks after the city entered what would be a monthslong stay-at-home order. Vividly colored and bearing a three-headed mushroom, they asked Washingtonians to “reform laws for plant and fungi medicines” by making natural psychedelics “the lowest level police enforcement priority.”

Reports: Washington to shed 'Redskins' name Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 10:02pm

Washington’s NFL team will get rid of the name ‘Redskins’ on Monday, according to multiple reports.

21 injured in fire aboard ship at Naval Base San Diego

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 9:15pm

Twenty-one people suffered minor injuries in an explosion and fire Sunday on board a ship at Naval Base San Diego, military officials said.

Maine speaker drowns out rivals in bid to take on Collins

David Sharp, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 8:41pm

It's great to be identified early as the establishment-backed candidate and to benefit from millions of dollars in donations.

Video that shows officer with knee on man's neck sparks fury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 8:30pm

Video posted on social media that shows a Pennsylvania police officer with his knee on a man's neck while trying to restrain him has prompted protests and a demand from the local Black Lives Matter group to suspend the officers involved.

'Maskne': Why your face is breaking out under your mask and how to stop it

Sandee Lamotte, CNN  |  Posted Jul 12th - 7:48pm

If you're serious about protecting yourself — and others — from the very real dangers of Covid-19, you're wearing a mask when you go out around others.

Grandson of Elvis Presley has died at age 27, agent says

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 5:58pm

The son of Lisa Marie Presley has died. He was 27.

Record label announces death of rap artist Lil Marlo

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 5:40pm

The Atlanta-based rap artist known as Lil Marlo has died, his record label said Sunday.

Alaska protesters interrupt campaign event with animal heart

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 4:43pm

Protesters in Alaska carrying a banner and a caribou heart interrupted a campaign event for a U.S. senator seeking reelection.

Houston leaders call for city lockdown amid virus case surge

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 2:51pm

Top officials in Houston are calling for the city to lock back down as area hospitals strain to accommodate the onslaught of patients sick with the new coronavirus.

Military says 11 suffered non-life-threatening injuries in fire aboard Navy ship in San Diego

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 2:04pm

Military says 11 suffered non-life-threatening injuries in fire aboard Navy ship in San Diego.

Great White apologizes for mask-less show in North Dakota

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 1:25pm

Metal band Great White has apologized for performing at an outdoor North Dakota concert where the crowd didn't wear masks despite the ongoing threat of the coronavirus.

Upperclass midshipmen to return to Naval Academy this month

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 1:09pm

First and second class midshipmen will begin to return to the Naval Academy in Annapolis in about a week under a staggered plan.

For the first time in 40 years, Texas is a swing state for the presidential election

Analysis By Harry Enten, CNN  |  Posted Jul 12th - 12:30pm

New CBS News/YouGov polls show President Donald Trump is in trouble in three states he won in 2016. He's tied with former Vice President Joe Biden in Arizona (46% to 46%), a state he won by four points in 2016. Trump's down 48% to 42% in Florida, a state he took by a point in 2016.

21 injured in fire aboard ship at Naval Base San Diego

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 12:14pm

Twenty-one people suffered minor injuries in an explosion and fire Sunday on board a ship at Naval Base San Diego, military officials said.

As US grapples with virus, Florida hits record case increase

Tamara Lush and Terry Spencer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 12:07pm

With the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in positive cases.

Coronavirus updates: 629 new COVID-19 cases in Utah, Florida reports largest, single-day increase in cases

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 12th - 11:03am

Here are the latest updates on COVID-19 from Utah and around the world.

It's Trump's call on what the GOP convention will look like

Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 10:40am

After months of insisting that the Republican National Convention go off as scheduled despite the pandemic, President Donald Trump is slowly coming to accept that the late August event will not be the four-night infomercial for his reelection that he had anticipated.