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A.M. notes: VidAngel makes major change, Dabakis loses bid for UTA, fire rages in London

Smoke and flames rise from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they're continuing to evacuate people from a massive apartment fire in west London. The fire has been burning for more than three hours an
Smoke and flames rise from a building on fire in London, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Metropolitan Police in London say they're continuing to evacuate people from a massive apartment fire in west London. The fire has been burning for more than three hours and stretches from the second to the 27th floor of the building.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
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Here's a look at the news for June 14.

VidAngel makes blockbuster announcement

The streaming service VidAngel announced changes to its services Tuesday night that allow users to watch filtered content from Netflix, Amazon and HBO, according to the Deseret News.

VidAngel CEO Neal Harmon told a group of investors, fans and media members that the company's new program will be available immediately.

The Provo-based company's new service will be available exclusively on mobile devices, both iOS and Android, and later on Apple TV, Roku and other devices.

The announcement came six months to the day that a federal judge asked VidAngel to shut down after four Hollywood studios sued the company over filtering rights.

Read more at the Deseret News.

Dabakis voted down in UTA bid

The Salt Lake City Council voted 6-1 Tuesday to reject Sen. Jim Dabakis' bid to be on the Utah Transit Authority board, according to the Deseret News.

Mayor Jackie Biskupski originally nominated Dabakis for a position that would serve as a "watchdog" for the UTA, the Deseret News reported.

But the City Council decided that Dabakis wasn't fit for the position because of his background and that a "fighter" wouldn't be the right fit when there's so much spotlight on the UTA right now.

"I see this (seat on the board) as more critical than it's ever been in order to advance our residents' transit needs," Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall told the Deseret News. "That's going to require a more intimate relationship with our transit provider than we ever had before. It's not a time for our single (board member) to fight."

Read more at the Deseret News.

Mormon bishop explains his best-selling book

Greg McKeown, a Mormon bishop, recently spoke about his new New York Times best-selling book, “Essentialism,” which focuses on how business professionals can figure out what’s essential for life, according to the Deseret News.

McKeown told the Deseret News that the book encourages people to eliminate nonessential items from their lives.

He also said those who struggle with finding an identity shouldn’t worry about getting rid of the nonessential aspects of their lives.

"That’s my life every day," he said. "I think that in a sense there are only two kinds of people in the world. There are people who are lost and then there are people who know they are lost, and you need to be in the second category because as soon as you know you are lost, you are not lost anymore because you know what to do."

Read more at the Deseret News.

6 people die in London fire, many remain missing

Police officials confirmed that six people died in a huge fired that blazed through a London tower Tuesday night, BBC reported.

Witnesses at the scene of the fire in west London said the people who died were trapped inside the building, according to BBC.

"I can confirm six fatalities at this time, but this figure is likely to rise during what will be a complex recovery operation over a number of days," Commander Stuart Cundy, of the Metropolitan Police, told BBC.

London Mayor Sadiq Khan told BBC that there are “a lot” of other people who haven’t been found yet.

The 24-story building, which was still on fire as of Wednesday morning, looked to be near collapse, BBC reported.

No cause has been confirmed yet.

Read more at BBC.

Deer runs through a Denny's

Here's some footage you've probably never seen before. As Syracuse.com reported, a New York Denny's recently uncovered security footage of a deer running through its restaurant.