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The Triple Team: Jazz 76-point first half is enough for victory over Clippers

Andy Larsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 11:47pm

Three thoughts on the Jazz's 76-point first-half offensive explosion, Donovan Mitchell adding some flair to his passes, and the mood around the Jazz's team right now.

Mitchell gets 23, Jazz end Clippers' streak with 125-113 win

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 10:54pm

The offensively challenged Utah Jazz found a way to score points in droves Saturday night.

Haws, Hardnett shoot BYU basketball to win over San Diego

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 10:52pm

Haws tied a season-high with 24 points, including four 3-pointers, to lift BYU to a 74-58 win Saturday over San Diego in snowy Provo.

Man dead after his truck was hit by a train, police say

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 10:32pm

A 50-year-old man is dead, police say, after his truck was hit by a train Saturday morning.

Sundance panel tackles future of VR in entertainment

Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 9:37pm

With a variety of movies playing, a couple dozen people lined up instead to hear about the future of virtual reality and interactive technology in filmmaking Saturday during the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.

Facebook to rank news outlets by trustworthiness

Heather Kelly, CNN Money  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 9:05pm

Facebook wants to make sure its users aren't duped by stories from untrustworthy news publications. So it's asking users which news publications they trust.

US marches for women's rights slam Trump, encourage voting

Sandy Cohen, Verena Dobnik and Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 8:58pm

Demonstrators from Los Angeles to New York marched in support of female empowerment and denounced President Donald Trump's views on immigration, abortion, LGBT rights and women's rights on Saturday, the anniversary of his inauguration.

IOC says North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 8:24pm

A Korean unity deal for the Pyeongchang Olympics will bring 22 North Korean athletes across the border to South Korea, where they will march as one under a unification flag at the opening ceremony and compete together in one sport.

Protecting clean air: How Utahns are tackling the air quality issue

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 7:55pm

A few hundred people funneled through the booths at the Utah Clean Air Solutions Fair Saturday, learning ways to improve the air quality around them. It's a topic likely to be on the minds of Utah's lawmakers this year too.

Democrats, GOP try to dodge blame for shuttered government

Alan Fram, Andrew Taylor and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 7:50pm

Hours after shuttering much of the federal government, feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress spent Saturday dodging blame for a paralyzing standoff over immigration and showed few signs of progress on negotiations needed to end it.

Rep. Mia Love among members of Congress refusing pay during shutdown

Caroline Kenny, CNN  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 7:13pm

Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, and several other members of Congress have asked that their pay be withheld during the government shutdown, with some saying they will donate that money to charity.

Activists march in support of pro-life movement

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 6:10pm

About 200 vocal advocates of the pro-life movement took to the snowy streets of downtown Salt Lake City Saturday to "walk the walk" in solidarity with the principles of eliminating abortion in Utah and nationwide.

Salt Lake City showcases clean-fuel buses for Capitol Connector

Preston Cathcart, KSL  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 4:02pm

UTA is adding a bus service that will run every 15 minutes between two Salt Lake TRAX stations and Capitol Hill throughout the legislative session. The newest buses use compressed natural gas or diesel/electric hybrid engines.

US flu season gets worse, has 'lot more steam' than expected

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 2:47pm

The flu season in the U.S. is getting worse. Health officials say the newest numbers out Friday show it has grown even more intense.

Have You Seen This? Tiny dancer with big moves

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 2:02pm

This 5-year-old fella’s dance moves are a true, day-brightening delight.

More than 1K cold-stunned sea turtles found in Florida bay

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 1:11pm

More than 1,000 sea turtles stunned by unusually cold weather have been rescued from waters off Florida's Panhandle this month.

Provo exhibit reveals the art and complexity of pop-up books

KSL.com  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 12:26pm

Visitors to the Provo City Library will get to view the art, creativity and engineering behind some of their favorite pop-up books with the free traveling exhibit “Wizards of Pop: Robert Sabuda & Matthew Reinhart.’

Police: S. Idaho shop owner shot after offering robber a job

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 11:58am

A man police say shot and killed the owner of a car repair shop business in south-central Idaho after the owner offered him a job has been bound over for trial in district court.

2 Americans, 2 Canadians abducted in Nigeria are freed

Ibrahim Abdul'aziz and Sam Olukoya, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 11:24am

Two Americans and two Canadians who were kidnapped in Nigeria's north-central Kaduna state on Tuesday have been freed and are in good condition, police said Saturday.

Quiz: Find the made-up movie among the real Sundance film titles

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jan 20th - 10:47am

KSL.com put together a quiz to put your movie-name savvy to the test.

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