Family with daughter battling cancer discovers $40K donation was fake
A Magna family says they've learned a $40,000 donation for chemotherapy treatments they were promised from an anonymous donor was likely never there to begin with.
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Daphne Chen | Posted Oct 13th - 9:44pm
A St. George man accused of forcing a 20-year-old woman with "diminished mental capacity" into a trailer and touching her sexually is facing charges.
Julie Pace and Lisa Lerer, Associated Press | Posted Oct 13th - 9:11pm
Hillary Rodham Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders clashed over U.S. involvement in the Middle East, gun control and economic policy in the first Democratic presidential debate Tuesday night, vigorously outlining competing visions for a party seeking to keep the White House for a third straight term.
Geoff Liesik | Posted Oct 13th - 8:53pm
A Utah man says he won't take down a hangman decoration that's part of his annual Halloween display, despite a complaint from the NAACP that the decoration simulates the lynching of African-Americans.
Jen Christensen, CNN | Posted Oct 13th - 8:32pm
Want to have a healthier and taller baby? You may want to aim for having a child in the summer months. Sunlight may be key to this phenomenon, according to scientists in Cambridge, England, who came to this conclusion after looking at data from nearly half a million people in the United Kingdom.
Jed Boal | Posted Oct 13th - 7:54pm
A bomb squad from the Air Force checked out unexploded ordnance discovered by a rockhound in the west desert.
Jessica Ivins | Posted Oct 13th - 7:31pm
An Ohio mother wants to make sure her daughter understands an important message: When a boy hits you, it's never a sign of love.
Lisa Riley Roche | Posted Oct 13th - 7:30pm
The latest version of Medicaid expansion, crafted by Gov. Gary Herbert and GOP legislative leaders, failed Tuesday to muster more than a handful of votes among House Republicans and members of the Senate.
Faith Heaton Jolley | Posted Oct 13th - 7:03pm
A West Jordan woman is crediting microchip technology for reuniting her with her beloved pet a full year after it went missing.
McKenzie Romero | Posted Oct 13th - 6:31pm
A Pleasant Grove man has pleaded no contest to charges against him in the death of his girlfriend's infant son, who was in his care on the day he died.
Tracie Snowder | Posted Oct 13th - 6:27pm
An act of kindness by a man trying to make things right after years of having a guilty conscience is going viral.
The Associated Press | Posted Oct 13th - 6:26pm
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a death row inmate convicted in the brutal killing of a woman 29 years ago.
Natalie Crofts | Posted Oct 13th - 5:52pm
An armed man was arrested after claiming to be a federal marshal while making demands at a power plant Tuesday, investigators said.
Chris Isidore, CNN | Posted Oct 13th - 5:31pm
Turing Pharmaceuticals, the drug company that jacked up the price of a drug used by AIDS and cancer patients by more than 5,000 percent, is facing an antitrust probe by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.
Megan Marsden Christensen | Posted Oct 13th - 5:28pm
Police arrested a man who allegedly held his ex-girlfriend against her will in a garage and assaulted her, officials said.
David Crary, Associated Press | Posted Oct 13th - 5:27pm
Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at some of its clinics that make fetal tissue available for research, but will no longer accept any sort of payment to cover the costs of those programs.
Katie McKellar | Posted Oct 13th - 5:21pm
Mayor Ralph Becker and challenger Jackie Biskupski are locked in a virtual tie in the Salt Lake City mayoral race just three weeks before Election Day, according to a UtahPolicy.com poll released Tuesday.
John-Thor Dahlburg and Mike Corder, Associated Press | Posted Oct 13th - 4:51pm
The missile shot skyward from war-ravaged eastern Ukraine. With deadly accuracy more than six miles up, it detonated just in front of the Malaysia Airlines jetliner, sending hundreds of jagged steel shards ripping through its aluminum skin at up to 5,600 mph and shearing the cockpit from the rest of the plane.
The Associated Press | Posted Oct 13th - 4:16pm
Ogden Canyon travelers can expect frequent traffic delays through April 2016 as workers replace the irrigation water siphon that hangs above the mouth of the canyon.
Pat Reavy | Posted Oct 13th - 4:00pm
A man with an extensive criminal history who police say has been hostile toward officers in the past was arrested early Tuesday following a standoff with the Unified Police Department SWAT team.
The Associated Press | Posted Oct 13th - 3:35pm
A woman is suing her 12-year-old nephew in Connecticut for $127,000 for injuries she says she suffered from his exuberant greeting at his birthday party four years ago.
Martha Ostergar | Posted Oct 13th - 3:08pm
Each Tuesday we take a look back at the past week in news and events from across Utah, showcasing photos and videos submitted to KSL.com.
Natalie Dicou for University Of Utah Health Care | Posted Oct 13th - 2:43pm
Losing her baby was the most devastating event Carri Lyons ever faced, but life didn't cut her a break after it dealt her that tragedy...
- NAACP says Roy man's hangman Halloween decoration is racially insensitive
- Family with daughter battling cancer discovers $40K donation was fake
- Mom to hospital worker: Don't tell my daughter 'hitting is flirting'
- Woman sends text to wrong number, marries recipient 3 years later
- Air Force blows up WWII bomb found in Utah's west desert
- Utah's success breeds coaching rumors for Whittingham
- Woman sues preteen nephew for $127K, says birthday hug led to fall
- Texas teen killed on her way to LDS church class
- Clinton, Sanders clash on guns, economy, foreign policy
- Paramedic bride responds to crash scene in her wedding gown