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Police: Woman stole mail, crashed vehicle after chase in Cottonwood Heights

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:57am

A woman was arrested after a police pursuit, which started when officers received reports she was stealing mail, ended in a crash Thursday morning, police said.

Wildfire updates: Crews close to full containment of Tooele County fire

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:26am

Crews have made significant ground fighting a fire that sparked after birds got into a power line, officials said Thursday morning.

Sen. Mike Lee to propose 9/11 fund amendment amid criticism from bill advocates

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:02am

Sen. Mike Lee said he filed an amendment Wednesday night that would help fund the 9/11 first responders compensation over the next decade.

Utah man charged in connection with calling in bomb threat to Lowe's

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:47am

A man who called in a bomb threat at a Lowe's store because he was mad about being fired, is now looking at potential prison time if convicted.

Firefighters: Million dollar house fire in Pleasant Grove sparked by gas meter rupture

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:02am

Firefighters said a home was a total loss with damage approaching a million dollars, following a fire Wednesday afternoon that quickly ignited with a gas meter rupture.

Utah school district settles suit over teen dragged by a bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:02am

A Utah school district is paying $62,500 to settle a lawsuit filed after a junior high student was caught in a bus door and dragged about 175 feet (53 meters) in an alleged racially motivated incident.

Public gets first glimpse into the future of Salt Lake airport

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:59am

The city held the first in a series of public meetings Wednesday to update the public on the progress of airport construction.

Missing raven reunited with handlers after spending weeks at Utah Capitol

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:08pm

Some people in the office even started calling the bird “Edgar,” after the famous poet, Edgar Allen Poe who wrote the poem “The Raven.”

Utah governor: 'Both sides are guilty' and Trump, Democrats 'ought to dial it back'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:36pm

Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday "both sides are guilty" in the controversy over President Donald Trump's comments, condemned by the U.S. House as racist, about a group of progressive minority congresswomen.

Utah woman dies in tree-cutting incident

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A 74-year-old woman in Summit County suffered a fatal head injury Tuesday while cutting down dead trees.

Auditor's office was investigating AISU prior to Dougall's appointment as school's director

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:14pm

The state auditor's office has begun a probe of the public charter school's financial issues, according to statement released Wednesday.

Teen dies after UTV crash on Sand Mountain

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:02pm

A 13-year-old boy from Colorado died Wednesday after a UTV crash on Sand Mountain, officials said. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Here’s what will replace Scouts and other teen programs, Latter-day Saint leaders say

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:34pm

Leaders recently announced a new program that will replace not only Scouting, but all programs for teens in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Man convicted in University of Utah killing sent back to Colorado to face additional murder charge

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:44pm

A man already sentenced to life in prison in Utah for killing a Utah student has been transferred to Colorado to face charges where his alleged crime spree began.

Charges filed in attack on school resource officer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:07pm

A man accused of attacking a school resource officer with a piece of wood has been charged, more than two months after the alleged incident.

Utah landscaper accused of shooting client fled to California, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:23pm

New court documents show that a landscaper accused of shooting a former client in Bluffdale fled to California to hide before turning himself in.

Utahn attacked girlfriend, then told her to pick a child to die, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:49pm

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Vernal man accused of assaulting his girlfriend and then driving her and her children into the mountains and asking her to pick a child to die.

Oh my! Bear rummaging incidents in Utah double that of last July

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:14pm

People spending time outdoors or living in bear-prone areas are failing to properly secure food, helping to drive a doubling of bear rummaging incidents in Utah.

Utahn charged with stabbing ex's new fiance had made previous threats, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:33pm

A court hearing for a southern Utah man accused of stabbing his ex-wife's new fiance multiple times was continued again on Tuesday,

BYU grad tells U.S. Senate panel he would impartially apply law if confirmed as federal judge

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:03pm

David B. Barlow appeared to leave a favorable impression on the few senators who quizzed him Wednesday during his nomination hearing to become a federal judge.