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Summit talk turns warmer; Trump says 'talking to them now'

Catherine Lucey and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:47am

President Donald Trump on Friday warmly welcomed North Korea's promising response to his abrupt withdrawal from the potentially historic Singapore summit and said "we're talking to them now" about putting it back on track.

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2 hurt in Indiana middle school shooting; suspect detained

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:40am

Someone opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school Friday morning, injuring an adult and a child before the suspect was taken into custody, authorities said.

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Explosion at Indian restaurant in Canada wounds 15 people

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:13am

An explosion caused by a homemade bomb ripped through an Indian restaurant where children were present for family parties at a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people, Canadian police said.

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Harvey Weinstein arraigned on rape, criminal sex act charges

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:04am

Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was arraigned Friday on charges of rape and a criminal sex act in the first criminal prosecution to result from the wave of allegations against him that sparked a national reckoning over sexual misconduct.

Trooper saves woman’s life, even after his death

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:42am

For the first time, Janica Ellsworth is talking about her husband’s sacrifice and how he continues to help others even after he’s gone.

Wanted: Utah's best thinking about how to make the American dream reality for more

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:20am

University of Utah President Ruth V. Watkins and Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox called on Utahns Thursday to step up to the challenge of developing the best policy and technology innovations to support a thriving middle class.

Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

Gene Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 10:38pm

An "unlikely" string of events prompted Amazon's Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday.

Death of woman missing 3 years now 'an active homicide investigation'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 10:32pm

The death of a Provo woman who had been missing for three years is being investigated as a possible murder, police said Thursday.

FanX founder taking 'indefinite leave of absence' over sexual harassment policy dispute

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   May 24th - 10:19pm

In the wake of controversy and public outcry about the pop culture convention's handling of sexual harassment complaints, Salt Lake FanX co-founder Bryan Brandenburg confirmed Thursday he is taking a leave of absence.

N. Korea demolishes nuclear test site as journalists watch

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:59pm

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made good on his promise to demolish his country's nuclear test site, which was formally closed in a series of huge explosions Thursday as a small group of foreign journalists watched.

Former Draper man rails against African Americans before being sentenced for federal hate crime

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:41pm

A Draper man being sentenced for a federal hate crime went on racist diatribe in U.S. District Court on Thursday, saying African Americans are "pimps" and "drug dealers."

Officials: Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct probe

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:11pm

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities Friday to face charges involving at least one of the women who have accused him of sexual assault, two law enforcement officials told The Associated Press.

Review: 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' reveals more about the Millennium Falcon crew

Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:10pm

If you want to get to know more about the crew of the Millennium Falcon and be introduced to some new friends you should absolutely see "Solo."

Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:01pm

President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, blaming "tremendous anger and open hostility" by Pyongyang — a decision North Korea called "regrettable" while still holding out hope for "peace and stability."

6 tips to make your lawn (and neighbors) green

KSL Classifieds  |  Posted   May 24th - 9:00pm

The grass is always greener on the other side isn’t just a saying if your neighbor’s lawn is actually greener than yours. Here are six tips to get your lawn nice and green.

How to follow the Mediterranean diet using locally-grown foods

Suzanne Lewis, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:37pm

May is Mediterranean Diet month. This eating pattern is a great way to explore flavorful and healthy family meals with a local flair.

Lava from Hawaii volcano enters ocean from 3 flows

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:23pm

Lava entered the ocean from a third flow Thursday, marking the third week of a Hawaii volcano eruption that has opened up nearly two dozen vents in rural communities, destroyed dozens of buildings and shot miles-high plumes of ash into the sky.

Trump nominates Utahn to be an assistant secretary of state

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:33pm

Utahn Ronald Mortensen was nominated by President Donald Trump Thursday to serve as assistant secretary of state for population, refugees and migration.

Family that lost daughter in crash urges drivers to be safe during Utah's '100 Deadliest Days'

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:00pm

A Utah family who lost their daughter five years ago urges drivers to be safe during Utah's "100 Deadliest Days" this summer.

Local cardiologist travels to China to find the secret to centenarians' longevity

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:30pm

A local doctor traveled across the world to learn why it’s not uncommon for many citizens in Asia to live comfortably past 100 years of age.

American Fork man headed to prison for selling kits turning rifles into machine guns

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:09pm

A federal judge handed an American Fork man a nearly three-year prison term Thursday for illegally making and selling more than 1,400 machine-gun converter devices for AR-15-style rifles.

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