Police: Teen driver hits fire hydrant, causes flooding
A Taylorsville street and home were flooded after a teenage driver crashed into a fire hydrant, causing the water main to break Friday, police said.
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Jasen Lee | Posted Oct 9th - 5:56pm
The Utah Department of Transportation Friday announced the completion of the first of four ThrU Turn lanes to be placed in the high-traffic area. The newest turn is located on the east side of I-15. The remaining turns will be open on Sunday.
Erica Werner, Associated Press | Posted Oct 9th - 5:41pm
Endlessly divided, House Republicans pleaded with Rep. Paul Ryan on Friday to rescue them from their damaging leadership vacuum. But the GOP's 2012 vice presidential nominee showed little appetite for the prestigious yet thankless job of speaker of the House.
CNN, Associated Press | Posted Oct 9th - 5:24pm
A confrontation between students in a parking lot at Northern Arizona University turned deadly overnight Friday when, police say, a freshman pulled a gun and shot four male students, killing one.
Faith Heaton Jolley | Posted Oct 9th - 5:22pm
Officials are asking for the public's help in locating an 89-year-old man who went missing while elk hunting Thursday.
Kimberly Pierceall and Jill Colvin, Associated Press | Posted Oct 9th - 5:22pm
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Thursday that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl should have been executed for leaving his post in Afghanistan.
Pat Reavy | Posted Oct 9th - 5:21pm
Rep. Justin Miller, D-Salt Lake City, the former campaign manager of Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams accused of embezzling funds from the mayor's campaign, pleaded guilty Friday to communications fraud and resigned from the Legislature.
Faith Heaton Jolley | Posted Oct 9th - 4:39pm
A new fee will be applied to access the Provo River in the 2-3 acre area near Deer Creek Dam that is managed by Deer Creek State Park.
Megan Marsden Christensen | Posted Oct 9th - 3:02pm
Bishop Gérald Caussé will serve as the new presiding bishop for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Kelly Wallace, CNN | Posted Oct 9th - 2:50pm
If Amanda Rodriguez could do it all over again, she would do her homework and select a different hospital for the birth of her first child, one that was much more supportive of nursing.
Dennis Romboy | Posted Oct 9th - 2:32pm
Federal agents believe they have broken a drug trafficking ring that brought large amounts of marijuana from California to Utah the past five years.
Robert J. Debry | Posted Oct 9th - 2:17pm
A small fender bender. That's all it was. However, it carried with it lasting consequences. You are now experiencing back pain on a daily basis and have had to take a significant amount of a time off of work due to doctor's appointments.
Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Oct 9th - 2:02pm
"He Named Me Malala" is enjoying its wide release this weekend, celebrating the little girl who stood up to the Taliban. The true story is definitely inspiring, but here are few things parents and guardians may want to consider.
Celeste Tholen Rosenlof | Posted Oct 9th - 1:32pm
A high rise building planned for land in north Orem and approved by the city council has drawn some controversy and residents are petitioning for the matter to go to a vote.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Oct 9th - 1:16pm
We've all been stuck in traffic and wanted to lose it. Well, if we had been stuck in this one our heads probably would have exploded.
Pat Reavy | Posted Oct 9th - 1:10pm
A couple accused of stealing at least seven cars — all Hondas — mainly from TRAX station parking lots, now faces criminal charges.
Faith Heaton Jolley | Posted Oct 9th - 12:09pm
An Australia native was in the right place at the right time to capture incredible footage of his friend paddleboarding amidst two giant whales. The video has since gone viral.
Celeste Tholen Rosenlof | Posted Oct 9th - 11:33am
Like our readers, we love Utah, from the sweeping vistas and the charms of the tiny towns. We created a quiz of photos taken throughout Utah of some of these places. Test your knowledge of Utah's places by taking our quiz below.
Andy Larsen | Posted Oct 9th - 10:30am
While there's a perception that NBA players try to avoid playing in Salt Lake City, Utah Jazz players and coaches old and new are effusive in their praise for their adopted home.
Jason F. Wright | Posted Oct 9th - 10:18am
One month into rehab for his injured left foot suffered in BYU's opening game against Nebraska, quarterback Taysom Hill is ready to talk about the injury, his faith and what lies ahead.
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