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Ramirez brace leads expansion LAFC to 2-0 win over Real Salt Lake

KSL Sports  |  Posted Aug 15th - 10:16pm

Christian Ramirez scored two goals in his first home start for Los Angeles FC to lead the MLS expansion club to a 2-0 win over Real Salt Lake at Banc of California Stadium.

Police group worried about enforcing recreational marijuana ban if medical use initiative passes

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Aug 15th - 10:15pm

The Utah Chiefs of Police Association said it has concerns over how feasible it will be for officers to quickly determine whether a person is lawfully carrying marijuana with them, in the event that an initiative permitting its medical use passes.

Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 15th - 9:41pm

The U.S. government on Wednesday issued proposals for managing two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last year, saying its preference for one of the sites would be the "least restrictive to energy and mining development."

S.L. Catholic bishop responds after Pennsylvania report of child sex abuse within church

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 15th - 9:10pm

In the aftermath of a report detailing years of sexual abuse of children at the hands of Catholic priests in Pennsylvania, the bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City asks for prayers for victims, survivors and perpetrators.

5 tips from hiring managers to job seekers

KSL Jobs  |  Posted Aug 15th - 9:00pm

Recruiters and hiring managers consider the way a résumé is written to writing a timely thank-you note. Here are some tips they want you to know so you can be as successful as possible in your job hunt.

Airport security wouldn’t have stopped Payson plane crash, official says

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 8:37pm

In the wake of a shocking Payson plane crash in which police say a man appeared to intentionally target a house, an official at the airport the pilot flew out of doesn't believe airport security was an issue.

Save your money: 5 easy strategies for cooking at home

Maria Stevens, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 15th - 8:05pm

Americans are eating out more than ever before and it's costing us. Here are some strategies for making cooking at home a little easier.

MoviePass users who canceled were re-subscribed mistakenly, company says

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 7:33pm

MoviePass users who had previously canceled their subscriptions learned this week that they had been opted-in to the company’s new plan, despite canceling the service.

Email scams have cost Utah businesses more than $20M this year, FBI warns

Alec Williams, KSL  |  Posted Aug 15th - 7:00pm

With two alleged scammers set to stand trial in Salt Lake City, the FBI is warning other Utah business owners from falling into similar email fraud scams.

Former Utah bank manager sentenced in $565K theft case

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 15th - 6:27pm

A former Utah bank manager who was convicted of stealing more than $565,000 was sentenced to more than 2 years in prison.

Utah startup ranked fastest-growing in state the same day it opens new headquarters

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 5:47pm

In a serendipitous move, Lehi-based Podium opened brand-new headquarters the same day it was ranked the fastest-growing company in Utah and the 13th fastest in the nation, according to the Inc. 5000 list.

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It's been 50 years since Elvis had his 'Comeback.' Watch the big moment in Utah

Lottie Peterson Johnson, Deseret News  |  Posted Aug 15th - 5:43pm

My dad left Memphis the day Elvis died.

Utah family sues over Wii console that set their house on fire, burned father and son

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 15th - 5:15pm

A Cedar Hills family who blames a Nintendo Wii console for setting fire to their house that resulted in severe burns to a father and son is suing the video game giant.

Utah girl orders nearly $400 worth of toys off Amazon using mom's account

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 15th - 4:43pm

A Utah girl secretly ordered nearly $400 worth of toys on her mom's Amazon account. Her mom found out the next day when the delivery showed up.

Trial moved for man accused in massive 2017 Utah wildfire

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 15th - 4:15pm

A Utah man charged with accidentally starting a massive wildfire last year won't go on trial in a southern Utah county torched by the blaze.

'Hot bench' questions Count My Vote, state lawyers over ballot initiatives

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 15th - 3:31pm

Count My Vote made its case before the Utah Supreme Court for getting on the November election ballot Wednesday after being disqualified because nearly 3,000 residents removed their names from its initiative petitions.

Before and after: The destruction from the Dollar Ridge Fire

Devon Dewey, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 3:28pm

The Dollar Ridge Fire continues to burn near Strawberry Reservoir and, as of Wednesday afternoon, had burned 68,400 acres and is 90 percent contained.

Receivers making good progress; depth chart coming together for Utah football

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 3:05pm

Coming into fall camp for the University of Utah, the question surrounding the offense was whether the receiving corps could make a noticeable impact on the season.

Missing hiker found dead in Zion National Park

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 3:04pm

The body of hiker Maurice "Moe" Harris, 47, missing since Monday was recovered Wednesday afternoon, officials report.

Brain regeneration: Your healthy 120-year-old brain

East West Health  |  Posted Aug 15th - 3:00pm

How many of us would like to regenerate our brains and extend our youth? Well, advances in stem cell science and therapy are making giant strides toward making this dream a reality.

Lincoln Beach in Spanish Fork closed again due to algal bloom

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 2:41pm

Lincoln Beach and Marina at Utah Lake has been closed again due to “very high” levels of cyanobacteria found in the water, officials said Wednesday.

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