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Sandy man dies in off-road vehicle crash in Juab County, authorities say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 21st - 3:37pm

A Sandy man died Monday after the off-road vehicle he was riding crashed into another person’s vehicle, authorities say.

Teen baby sitter charged in Utah girl's death

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted May 21st - 3:05pm

West Valley police said 4-month-old Adalyn Monson died May 10 after she was found critically injured three days earlier, and detectives suspect child abuse in the girl's death. The teen boy faces a single count of child abuse homicide.

Huawei could be the first big casualty of China's clash with America

Sherisse Pham, CNN  |  Posted May 21st - 2:31pm

In little over 30 years, Huawei has gone from scrappy startup to China's most successful global consumer brand. Now it could become the first big casualty of an escalating fight with America over trade and the future of technology.

Doug Fabrizio hints at changes to KUER's 'RadioWest' as interview show takes summer hiatus

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 21st - 2:03pm

“RadioWest,” KUER’s flagship interview program hosted by Doug Fabrizio, is taking a break this summer.

Drug dealer arrested in Operation Rio Grande headed to federal prison

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 21st - 1:32pm

A Kearns man charged in the crackdown on drug dealing as part of Operation Rio Grande will spend more than 10 years behind bars after admitting to carrying a gun and methamphetamine.

UTA began 'phase 2' of major TRAX repairs — here’s what commuters need to know

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted May 21st - 1:16pm

The Utah Transit Authority’s $8.5 million, monthlong project to replace old TRAX parts on downtown Salt Lake’s Main Street is now entering its second phase.

Kathleen Boutain pleads guilty to theft in connection with 2017 U. student murder case

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 21st - 1:02pm

A woman has pleaded guilty to two counts of theft in connection with a two-state crime spree that culminated in the October 30, 2017 murder of University of Utah student ChenWei Guo.

Authorities find truck of Utah County man who remains missing

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 21st - 12:42pm

Authorities have located a truck they say belongs to a Goshen man who was reported missing on Monday evening.

Golden Spike weekend drew in 38K; exceeded expectations, event officials say

Carter Williams,  |  Posted May 21st - 12:30pm

More than 38,000 people from throughout the U.S. and six countries attended events related to the Golden Spike 150 celebration at Promontory Summit on and around May 10, officials said Tuesday.

Residents push back as Salt Lake City moves forward with 4th Avenue Well project

Carter Williams,  |  Posted May 21st - 11:46am

Salt Lake City officials are closing in on finalizing their plan to improve an important well near Memory Grove, but not all residents are on board with the plan.

Utah State Fairpark enjoyed successful year but could do more, according to audit

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted May 21st - 11:31am

Although the Utah State Fair enjoyed one of its most successful runs in history last year, managers say the Fairpark is far from reaching its potential.

Utah man who claimed he was not subject to Utah tax laws gets prison sentence

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 21st - 11:17am

A West Valley man who was convicted of not paying state income taxes because he declared himself as a sovereign nation, then skipped his sentencing hearing only to be rearrested 10 days later, has now been sentenced to prison.

Ben Anderson: Jazz have intriguing options late in the NBA draft

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted May 21st - 10:43am

A look at three targets for the Utah Jazz, KZ Okpala, Rui Hachimura and Grant Williams ahead of the June 20 NBA Draft.

1 critically injured after I-84 rollover crash near Snowville

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 21st - 10:28am

One person suffered critical injuries after a rollover crash on I-84 on Tuesday morning, authorities said.

New, longer trailer released for Downton Abbey movie

Mary Richards, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted May 21st - 10:22am

September 20 cannot come fast enough for Downton Abbey fans.


Mosque shooting victims reflect on tragedy; President Nelson presents donation

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted May 21st - 9:48am

The first gunshots sounded like firecrackers to the man who stands up to bullies. He remained kneeling on the floor in prayer next to the prayer hall door along with more than 80 other worshipers.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump is overpromising on border wall

Calvin Woodward and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press  |  Posted May 21st - 9:33am

President Donald Trump is vowing to have 500 miles of border wall built by the 2020 election. There's reason to be strongly skeptical about that.

Hoover Dam ceremony marks Colorado River drought plan

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 21st - 8:37am

Federal, state and tribal water managers are marking completion of a long-negotiated plan for 40 million people and vast irrigated farms to share crucial Colorado River water despite ongoing drought in the arid U.S. Southwest.

KSL investigation finds sheriff’s staff missed out on decades of pension contributions

Mike Headrick, KSL TV and Mark Stevens, KSL TV  |  Posted May 21st - 8:26am

A 20-year-old pay practice may have Utah County taxpayers on the hook for millions.

Utah man charged with apartment arson, found carrying loaded gun near Ogden marathon runners

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted May 21st - 8:02am

A man is facing criminal charges after officers found him walking near Ogden City Marathon participants with a loaded shotgun and later discovered he'd allegedly set his apartment on fire.

Why fathers should go with children to their dental appointments

Stubbs Dental  |  Posted May 21st - 8:00am

Any seasoned parent can explain the stress that is taking a child to dentist or doctor appointments. Some experts are saying a lot of your child's dental anxiety can be relieved if dad takes the child to the appointment.