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Driverless shuttle debuts at Station Park

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:59pm

The fully autonomous shuttle is now free for the public to test ride in Farmington.

Pregnant woman who blacked out at the wheel delivers healthy baby boy

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:30pm

A Utah woman was driving home Thursday morning when she passed out at the wheel and crashed into stone wall. She later shared her experience on Facebook and announced the subsequent birth of her son, who weighed just 2 pounds and 12 ounces.

Watchdog to investigate Interior moves on Utah monument

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:02pm

A government watchdog will investigate whether the U.S. Interior Department broke the law by making plans to open lands cut from a Utah national monument by President Donald Trump to leasing for oil, gas and coal development, a pair of Democratic congress members said Monday.

Ellen DeGeneres is coming to Utah thanks to Pluralsight

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:31pm

Utah’s tech companies have been bringing in some pretty big names for their annual conferences. Talk show host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres is next.

Some patients taken off opioids too abruptly amid opioid battle, lobbyist says

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:03pm

Many with chronic pain have suffered as doctors take away or taper them off their medications, a lobbyist told legislators Monday.

VidAngel hit with $62.4M in damages in Disney lawsuit

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:48pm

VidAngel must pay a combined $62.4 million in damages for streaming movies without authorization, according to plaintiffs in the case.

Officials: Man who accidentally started Nibley fire won't be charged

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:56pm

The man who caused a fire at a Nibley storage facility Saturday will not face charges, local fire officials said Monday.

Dixie State University offers fingerprinting for DACA recipients

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:36pm

Police at Dixie State University are offering people in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and others fingerprinting services — a required step to secure driving privileges in Utah.

Utah man on probation faces federal drug charges after raid yields 20 pounds of meth

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 5:03pm

A man arrested last week for allegedly running what authorities called a large-scale drug trafficking business appeared in federal court Monday on criminal charges.

Found: 80-year-old Orem man safe following 'one epic road trip'

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:54pm

An 80-year-old Orem man has been found safe hours after a Silver Alert was issued by police. A credit card transaction led officers to find him in Idaho.

Utah man faces attempted murder charge after fight over dog's sniffing

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:04pm

A southern Utah man is accused of stabbing a dog and the dog's owner because the animal had sniffed him, according to police.

Utah woman sent threatening texts to herself, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 2:01pm

A woman accused of filing false police reports after allegedly sending threatening messages to herself, according to police, is scheduled to be arraigned in court on Tuesday.

UHP: Confrontation between motorcyclist and driver shows need for lane filtering education

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:43pm

A video showing an incident between a motorcyclist and a pizza delivery driver in Utah County is an indication the state’s new lane filtering law is still misunderstood.

Sen. Mitt Romney unveils bill to make immigrant employee verification system permanent

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:14pm

Sen. Mitt Romney has introduced legislation to make permanent an electronic verification system for businesses to check the legal status of potential employees.

Utah troopers seize meth, marijuana valued at about $2M during busy few weeks

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 12:47pm

Utah Highway Patrol troopers and the State Bureau of Investigation have been busy making large drug busts in recent weeks.

Man found dead in Cache County irrigation pipe

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:44am

A man was found dead in a Cache County irrigation pipe early Monday morning, officials said.

17-year-old in critical condition, southbound Mountain View Corridor reopens after crash

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:34am

Southbound Mountain View Corridor has reopened, and a 17-year-old is in critical condition after a crash closed the roadway Monday morning, officials said.

Officials identify man who drowned in East Canyon Reservoir

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:15am

Police have identified the 25-year-old man who apparently drowned in the East Canyon Reservoir, officials said Monday morning.

97-year-old WWII vet spreads daily cookies, smiles around retirement community

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:02am

The goal of making a difference can seem lofty, but one 97-year-old proves that it can be done simply, with items found around the house.

Salt Lake City, Utah get high marks for homeownership, studies note

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:44am

Studies show Salt Lake City ranked among the top metropolitan areas in the nation for African American homeownership.