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Police searching for couple with gold-tipped dreadlocks after hatchet assault in Salt Lake

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:50pm

Police are searching for a man and woman with gold-tipped dreadlocks after the pair allegedly struck a man with a hatchet and attempted to steal his computer Sunday night, officials said.

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Trump administration now says entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down

Ariane De Vogue and Tami Luhby, CNN  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:27pm

The Trump administration on Monday said the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down, in a dramatic reversal.

Jazz set the Suns in Jimmer's return

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 25th - 9:36pm

Jimmer is cheered, but Jazz shine in win over Suns.

Who is going to be on the ballot? Here’s how the process for Salt Lake City’s mayoral race works

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:49pm

There are now nine potential candidates vying for Salt Lake City's mayoral job. Here's a look at the process each possible candidate must go through before they are elected in November.

Physician groups call for taxes and regulations on kids' access to sugary drinks

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:17pm

Physicians' groups have long taken a stand against high consumption of sugary drinks in the United States — and now they are calling for several policies to limit access to sugar-sweetened beverages among children and teens.

Utah governor signs into law bill to ban abortion after 18 weeks

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:04pm

Gov. Gary Herbert on Monday signed into law a bill to ban abortions in Utah after 18 weeks.

Youth ask Utah governor to 'defend our future' and stop lease of lands to oil and gas industries

Emily Ashcraft, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 7:32pm

Young activists delivered a letter with over 1,500 signatures to the governor's office Monday asking him to take action on climate change by opposing the Bureau of Land Management’s oil and gas lease of 217,576 acres of public lands in Utah.

Sens. Mike Lee, Mitt Romney back bill to prevent Democratic 'court packing'

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 7:03pm

Utah's two Republican senators signed on to a bill Monday calling for a constitutional amendment to keep the U.S. Supreme Court at nine justices to prevent Democratic "court packing," an idea some 2020 presidential candiates are entertaining.

Murray homeowners catch burglary on video

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Mar 25th - 6:44pm

A couple of brothers had to buy expensive new power tools for a second time after two thieves stole their equipment from the home they are remodeling in Murray. Now they hope surveillance video from neighbors’ cameras will help police catch the culprits.

Utah officers found legally justified in shooting teen who lunged with knife

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 6:06pm

Two Orem police officers who fatally shot a 17-year-old boy who allegedly lunged at them with a knife in October have been found legally justified in the shooting.

Utah gymnastics headed for Baton Rouge for regional

Holli Joyce, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Mar 25th - 5:54pm

Sixth-ranked Utah gymnastics secured a spot at the Baton Rouge regional to begin its quest for a national championship.

Linked by pain: 2 school massacre survivors, dad kill selves

Terry Spencer, Kelli Kennedy and Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 5:18pm

Tragedies like the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High and Sandy Hook Elementary school massacres eventually fade from view, blunted by other mass shootings and the passage of time. But for the survivors, the pain can never end.

'Jiggery-pokery'? Utah legislator rips feds over conviction for ATV protest ride

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 4:43pm

A Utah House member went off on the U.S. Attorney's Office, federal agencies and the media in a court filing opposing government efforts to quintuple his restitution payments for an illegal ATV protest ride in a prosecution he calls "jiggery-pokery."

Yale rescinds admission of a student whose family paid $1.2 million to get them in

Eric Levenson and Augusta Anthony, CNN  |  Posted Mar 25th - 4:16pm

Yale University has rescinded the admission of a student who was admitted as part of the ongoing college admissions scandal, the first instance of a school doing so since the scheme became public two weeks ago.

Netflix adding 83, dropping 31 titles in April

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 25th - 3:49pm

Here’s a look at the full list of titles coming and going on Netflix in April.

Bicyclist flown to hospital after losing control while riding downhill in Saratoga Springs, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 25th - 3:41pm

A bicyclist was flown to a hospital with a concussion after he lost control while riding downhill in Saratoga Springs, officials said Monday.

Mom of child who died after drinking methadone asks for parole

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 3:26pm

A Tooele mother sentenced to prison in 2014 after her 2-year-old son died from drinking methadone mistakenly put in his sippy cup, recently had her first parole hearing.

Pros and cons of implants and 2 types of dentures

Stubbs Dental  |  Posted Mar 25th - 3:00pm

Dentures and implants offer people the chance to replace missing teeth, allowing them to renew their smiles, their health and their self-confidence. Here are some important facts to know about each tooth replacement option.

Norway opens probe into why cruise ship ventured into storm

Jan M. Olsen, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:57pm

Norwegian officials have opened an investigation into why a cruise ship carrying more than 1,370 people set sail along the country's often wild western coast despite storm warnings, forcing a major evacuation by helicopter.

Utahns ask Utah Supreme Court to restore voter-approved medical marijuana law

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:29pm

A group of Utahns argued at the Utah Supreme Court on Monday that state lawmakers last year improperly disregarded voters in passing legislation to replace Proposition 2 legalizing medical marijuana.

Jimmer Fredette hopeful latest stint in NBA will be 'a different story'

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 25th - 1:44pm

The former BYU phenom is hopeful he can stick in the NBA this time around.