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Utah photographer excited for the Milky Way’s 'rift' and summer astrophotography

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 12:15pm

Daniel Smith, nature photography instructor for the University of Utah’s Parks, Rec and Tourism department, has been gearing up for summer night photography opportunities.

Layton man charged with burning child in bathtub

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:43am

A 19-year-old man who became upset with an 18-month-old child now faces a charge of child abuse, according to court records.

MyKayla Skinner announces departure from program, plan to pursue 2020 Olympics

Holli Joyce, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:27am

University of Utah gymnastics junior MyKayla Skinner will leave the program to make a run for the 2020 Olympics, she announced Thursday.

Spoiler-free review: Marvel fans will cheer — and cry — for 'Avengers: Endgame'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:20am

Here are some reasons “Avengers: Endgame” is well-worth your time and why fans of Marvel are going to feel like they’re a young child waking up on Christmas morning.

Harry and Meghan: Newest royal baby could be an American

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:49am

What would the founding fathers think? Almost 250 years after the United States launched a revolution to rid itself of the British royal family, the next royal baby could be an American.

Jordan School District breaks ground for elementary school where the antelope roam

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:15am

The Jordan District school is one of seven new schools the district needs to keep pace with steady enrollment enrollment growth in the southwest quadrant of Salt Lake County. A new high school in Herriman is on track to open next fall.

Southern Utah town set to celebrate reopening of 94-year-old bridge

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:45am

A nearly century-old bridge that a small southern Utah town banded together to preserve is set to ceremoniously reopen next week.

Authorities identify man killed in Alpine trench collapse

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:26am

A man working to install a pool in the backyard of a home died in a trench collapse Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.

‘Fatbergs’ are a reminder of what not to flush

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:39am

A slimy, grimy ball of goop is garnering a bit of attention on West Haven City’s Facebook page. It came out of a sewer pump Monday.

'You don't succeed without failure': Donovan Mitchell will learn from Game 5 performance

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:00am

Donovan Mitchell wasn't great on Wednesday. He thinks it'll help him be great in the future.

7 things to consider when remodeling your home

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:00am

Whether you need a bit more space, more efficient space or are just ready for a new and refreshed look, gearing up for a home remodel can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. To help you as you plan, here are some tips.

Widow of fallen Utah officer David Romrell speaks publicly for first time

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:37am

The family and comrades of a fallen Utah police officer hope to find healing next month when they see him honored in Washington D.C.

High school senior killed in West Valley City crash Wednesday

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:18am

A woman who died in a crash Wednesday evening was a high school senior.

In 50 years, a more diverse Utah will look like today's US

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:05am

By the time today's preschoolers have grandchildren of their own, Utah's classrooms and workplaces will be significantly more diverse. In 2065, the Beehive State will look much like the nation as a whole does today, a new state report projects.

Biden launches 2020 bid warning 'soul' of America at stake

Steve Peoples and Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 6:25am

Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the "soul of this nation" at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.

'We didn’t want to go back to Utah, seriously': Rockets knew how important Game 5 was

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 24th - 11:37pm

Houston didn't want to face the fans in Salt Lake City again.

Report shows how hot Utah is — and not in a good way

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Apr 24th - 9:43pm

A new report shows Utah is among the top five states in the country for temperature gains between 1970 and 2018, experiencing annual average temperatures increases of 3 degrees. The report by Climate Central shows Utah's warmest season is its spring.

'Abort the port': Protestors crash Utah Inland Port Authority board meeting

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Apr 24th - 9:12pm

A group of protestors fighting against the proposed Utah Inland Port successfully hijacked the port authority's board meeting Wednesday night.

18-year-old killed in crash in West Valley City

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Apr 24th - 9:02pm

An 18-year-old passenger was killed Wednesday evening in a crash in West Valley City, police said.

After the Golden Spike: How railroads helped shape Utah

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Apr 24th - 9:00pm

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the completion of the transcontinental railroad at Promontory Summit, Utah. Utah – and the country at large – would never be the same.

Missed shots and missed opportunities: Jazz season ends in Game 5 loss

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 24th - 8:38pm

Utah's defense traveled to Houston. Its offense was once again a no-show.