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Defense attorney, FBI agent go toe-to-toe in John Swallow trial

Dennis Romboy and McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:16pm

A defense attorney for John Swallow on Wednesday tore into the FBI agent who led the investigation that put the former Utah attorney general on trial for alleged public corruption.

West Jordan residents plead guilty in $140M investment scam

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:58pm

Two West Jordan residents admitted Tuesday to federal charges alleging they defrauded hundreds of investors of $104 million.

Chaffetz letter: Tweet from Bryce Canyon shows 'coordination' with White House

Ladd Egan and Tracie Snowder  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:39pm

A letter obtained by KSL shows Rep. Jason Chaffetz has been chasing down the intent behind a Bryce Canyon National Park tweet.

GOP legislative leaders still working on tax reform plan

Lisa Riley Roche and Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:18pm

GOP legislative leaders are taking another look at the income tax piece of their tax reform package but are still working to put together a plan before the session ends March 9.

FBI: Man wanted in connection to Utah armed robbery, 10 other cases arrested in Arizona

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 5:10pm

A man wanted in connection to 11 bank robberies across the American southwest, including an armed robbery of a credit union in Draper, was arrested by FBI agents Tuesday, the agency said.

Bill to raise state income taxes on big earners fails to advance

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 4:09pm

A bill that would boost the income tax rate from 5 percent to 7 percent on Utahns earning more than $250,000 failed to advance Wednesday in the Senate Revenue and Taxation Committee.

Man fatally shot by police in Ogden parking garage

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 3:49pm

In Ogden, two officers shot and killed a man who police say pointed a gun at them Tuesday night.

Police ID Florida man killed after semitruck rolls near Tremonton

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 3:47pm

A Florida man was killed after the semitruck he was driving tipped over on I-84 near Tremonton Monday afternoon, police said.

KSL Indie Report: Local actor chats about 'Everybody Loves Somebody'

Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 3:31pm

In 2004, Utah-native KC Clyde rode his bicycle into our hearts in "The Best Two Years." Now he's playing in the critically acclaimed "Everybody Loves Somebody," and we caught up with him to find out more.

Senate bill would create school program for computer science, engineering

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:50pm

The Utah Legislature is considering a bill that would create a grant program encouraging a focus on computer science, information technology and computer engineering in schools.

3 killed after pickup truck rolls on I-70 near Green River

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:45pm

Three people are dead after a rollover crash on I-70 Tuesday night, police said.

Utah National Guard to assist flood efforts in Box Elder County

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:16pm

In response to the severe flooding in Box Elder County, the Utah National Guard has been called upon to help in the efforts.

Draper man now faces 107 felonies in 2 cases involving young girls

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:55pm

A Draper man now faces more than 107 felony charges in two states after police say he posed as a teenage boy online and victimized two young girls.

Woman dies after car hits her in intersection

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:25pm

One woman was killed and another injured after crossing an intersection in North Logan Wednesday morning.

Committees OK bill on sex ed; House backs death penalty for sex trafficking deaths

KSL.com  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:16pm

The Utah Legislature's Senate Education Committee gave unanimous approval to a bill that would treat all students equally with respect to sex education instruction and the House narrowly advanced a bill that would allow capital punishment for sex trafficking deaths.

Local entrepreneurs aim to feed 1 billion hungry by November 2020

Amy Osmond Cook, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:59am

Entrepreneur Dr. Ambuj Jain has launched Feed a Billion, an organization aiming to feed 1 billion of the world's hungry by the year 2020. He has already served up 1.3 million meals.

Students help craft resolution to protect undocumented classmates

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:51am

Students, parents and activists crowded a meeting of the Salt Lake City School District board Tuesday to propose a resolution designed to protect undocumented classmates.

Senate supports online sales tax collection bill

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:27am

A bill that would extend sales tax collections on online purchases to more businesses was approved with bipartisan support by the full Utah Senate on Tuesday.

Woman visiting husband's grave dies after cemetery crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:33am

A Pennsylvania woman visiting her husband's grave died after she had an asthma attack that caused her to crash her car in the cemetery.

Man dead in Roy officer-involved shooting, police confirm

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:51am

One man is dead after an officer-involved shooting Tuesday night, Roy police confirmed.