Former Provo teacher sentenced to prison for 'heinous' sexual abuse of teen
A favorite Provo High teacher and athletic trainer was sentenced to at least eight years and up to life in prison for what a judge called a "calculated" effort to groom and sexually abuse a teenage girl.
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Katie McKellar | Posted Aug 31st - 7:53pm
Residents in the five Utah County cities holding vote-by-mail elections this year won't have to cast two ballots to weigh in on both city and county issues.
Matthew Lee and Lisa Lerer, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 7:40pm
The State Department released roughly 7,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails Monday, including about 150 emails that have been censored because they contain information that is now deemed classified.
Damara Simmons, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Aug 31st - 7:31pm
Looking back I wish I could have a heart-to-heart chat with my younger self. I would tell her, "Damara dear, I know you want to be a good mom, but your red, shiny cape has to go. It does not matter."
Claire Galofaro, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 7:11pm
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, and the clerk will arrive at work Tuesday morning to face her moment of truth.
Martha Ostergar | Posted Aug 31st - 7:07pm
It's time to fill your pockets with parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme, because Utah violinist Jenny Oaks Baker is taking us to "Scarborough Fair."
Brady McCombs, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 6:21pm
Veronica Ford delivered a message Monday to fellow Utah teenagers: Don't fall for the cool mist and bright-colored flavors of increasingly popular e-cigarettes.
Pat Reavy | Posted Aug 31st - 6:20pm
A confrontation between a security guard and another man inside a state Driver License Division office resulted in a shot from the security guard's gun being fired.
Pat Reavy | Posted Aug 31st - 6:19pm
A more than five hour standoff and hostage situation in West Valley ended peacefully Monday.
Michelle L. Price, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 5:32pm
A new report shows Utah's abortion rate fell to the lowest level ever recorded in 2014, continuing a trend seen in Utah and around the country for several years.
Allie Malloy, CNN | Posted Aug 31st - 5:31pm
While on his three-day trip to Alaska — aimed at promoting climate change action — President Barack Obama will tape an episode of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," NBC and the White House announced Monday.
Geoff Liesik | Posted Aug 31st - 5:22pm
A Wasatch County man who was once a candidate for Congress and an aide to the former governor of Missouri has pleaded no-contest to two misdemeanors in a case filed under Utah's commercial terrorism law.
Dennis Romboy | Posted Aug 31st - 5:17pm
Colleagues and friends described new U.S. Attorney for Utah John Huber as anything but complacent as he took the oath office Monday as the 37th U.S. Attorney for Utah in a ceremony at the U.S. District Courthouse.
Holly Yan, CNN | Posted Aug 31st - 4:44pm
The fatal brain-eating amoeba has struck once again, this time claiming the life of a 14-year-old star athlete.
Tom Hays and Larry Neumeister, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 4:10pm
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady attended last-minute settlement talks between the NFL and its players union Monday before a judge announced he would decide the dispute over deflated footballs with a ruling in a day or two.
Faith Heaton Jolley | Posted Aug 31st - 3:41pm
The Division of Wildlife Resources released a survey and wants feedback on what hunting equipment should and shouldn't be allowed in Utah.
Gena Somra, CNN | Posted Aug 31st - 2:32pm
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Russell Contreras, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 1:35pm
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, as well as their American-born children, bears similarities to a large-scale removal that many Mexican-American families faced 85 years ago.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Aug 31st - 1:15pm
Inside all of us is an artist. Sometimes all we need is the right canvas, like a little brother.
Emanuella Grinberg, CNN | Posted Aug 31st - 12:47pm
Can you say "awww"? Chicago's Brookfield Zoo on Friday shared the first pictures and video of two newborn snow leopard cubs born on June 16. The female cubs have been bonding with their mother in a behind-the-scenes den since their birth.
Michael Radice | Posted Aug 31st - 12:06pm
The Highline Trail runs over 90 miles — mostly along the southern slope of the Uinta Mountain Range from Kamas all the way to Flaming Gorge — and offers a beautiful hike.
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