News  /  U.S.  / 

Most Recent

Man whose wife was struck and killed by vehicle sues FBI

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:31am

A Connecticut man says in a $35 million lawsuit filed against the federal government that an off-duty police officer who struck and killed his wife with a vehicle last year worked for the FBI at the time.

Nadler: Mueller hearing focus on Trump wrongdoing evidence

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:29am

The House Judiciary Committee chairman says this week's hearing with special counsel Robert Mueller will highlight findings of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump that he says could warrant impeachment.

Trump aide: Trump criticism of US different from 4 Democrats

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:17am

A top adviser to President Donald Trump is claiming a "huge difference" between Trump's criticism of America during the 2016 campaign and current criticism of the U.S. by four liberal Democratic congresswomen of color who Trump has been feuding with.

Tennessee banker wins annual Hemingway Look-Alike contest

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:53am

Persistence paid off for a retired Tennessee banker who won the weekend's Hemingway Look-Alike Contest on his eighth try.

In a time 'marked by division,' NAACP and Latter-day Saint partnership shows power of collaboration, op-ed says

Whitney Evans, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:45am

In a joint op-ed for The Detroit News, representatives from the NAACP and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints used Martin Luther King Jr.'s words to point to a collaboration between the two groups.

Florida seeks 3 juveniles who escaped detention center

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:41am

Authorities are looking for three juveniles who escaped a Florida detention center after attacking staff members. A fourth was caught.

An anonymous donor asked a hospital where it needed help and gave $25 million to make it happen

Sophie Sherry and Christina Zdanowicz, CNN  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:21am

Children's Hospital Los Angeles will now be able to help many more kids, thanks to an anonymous $25 million gift.

Military studies 'hyperfit' women who pass grueling courses

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:11am

In the nearly four years since the Pentagon announced it was opening all combat jobs to women , at least 30 have earned the Army Ranger tab, two have graduated Marine infantry school and three have passed the grueling initial assessment phase for Green Beret training.

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 5:18am

The Trump administration is giving taxpayer-funded family planning clinics more time to comply with its new rule that says they no longer can refer women for abortions.

Southwest planes collide on Nashville airport tarmac

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:17am

Two Southwest Airlines planes have collided on the tarmac of Nashville International Airport.

Southwest planes collide on Nashville airport tarmac

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:32pm

Two Southwest Airlines planes have collided on the tarmac of Nashville International Airport.

Ocasio-Cortez: Trump enjoyed crowd saying, 'Send her back!'

Verena Dobnik, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:58pm

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told constituents on Saturday that President Donald Trump enjoyed hearing a crowd at his rally call for a U.S. congresswoman to return to the country where she was born.

Passengers on Southwest flight get Nintendo Switch

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:44pm

Passengers on a Southwest Airlines flight got more than a small bottle of water when they boarded their plane.

Experience America's race to the moon through travel

Jason Carlton, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:02pm

President Kennedy set the timer on America's goal to land a man on the moon by 1970. Fifty years later, America has set its sights on landing people on the moon again. Visiting the historical sites builds excitement for the modern-day space race.

Google expected to pay multimillion dollar penalty to settle investigation into how YouTube handles kids' data

Brian Fung, CNN  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:43pm

Google is expected to pay a multi-million dollar penalty to settle an investigation into YouTube's handling of children's data, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Report: At least 14 Alaska cities have officers with records

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 6:04pm

At least 14 cities in Alaska have employed police officers whose criminal records should have prevented them from being hired under state law, the Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica reported Saturday.

Two Rivers High School to restart childcare for student-parents

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:32pm

A Utah high school will re-start a child-care program for students, a move that could help young parents finish their education.

'Survive, not enjoy': Heat, humidity gripping half the US

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:04pm

Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races, chased baseball fans out of their seats and pushed New York City to order steps to avoid straining the electrical system.

Utah governor orders flag-lowering Tuesday for Stevens

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:24pm

Gov. Gary Herbert is ordering that U.S. and Utah flags at state facilities be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday in honor of former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who will buried that day at Arlington National Cemetery.

Police: Body in car was dead before Alabama officer fired

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 20th - 4:15pm

Police in west Alabama say a person whose body was found after a police shooting was dead before the officers fired.