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University of Utah reinstates fired Huntsman Cancer Institute CEO

Daphne Chen  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 7:27pm

Mary Beckerle, the former Huntsman Cancer Institute director and CEO who was fired abruptly last week, was reinstated to her role effective immediately Tuesday.

Music brings 2 families together in twist of fate

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 7:00pm

After forming a band together, two Utahns realized both their families had been affected by the same rare form of leukemia. After suffering the worst that could happen, the two have created music to help raise money for a cure.

Authorities urge caution after vehicle thefts in Duchesne County

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 6:30pm

Authorities are investigating after a pair of carjackings involving large vehicles in a rural part of northeastern Utah, and officials warned those living in the area to ensure their vehicles are locked to prevent further thefts.

Charge dropped against man accused of secretly videotaping USU student

Pat Reavy and McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 6:01pm

A criminal charge has been dismissed against a man accused of secretly filming sexual relations with his former girlfriend, a USU student, and showing at least one other person.

DABC approves newly required signage for bars, restaurants

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 5:44pm

Coming soon to Utah restaurants that serve alcohol: Signs that say they are not bars. And coming soon to Utah bars: Signs that say they are not restaurants.

KSL Newsradio wins regional Edward R. Murrow award

Becky Bruce  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 5:39pm

KSL Newsradio won an Edward R. Murrow for its reporting during the 2016 election season.

Federal funds for Dual Language Immersion program 'mismanaged,' audit says

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 5:12pm

Federal funds for the state's Dual Language Immersion program, among them grants awarded by the National Security Agency, were "mismanaged" by the Utah State Board of Education, a new state audit says.

Section of SR 92 closed as police investigate discovered body

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 4:06pm

State Route 92 near the mouth of American Fork Canyon was closed Tuesday afternoon as authorities investigated a body found near Timpanogos Cave, police said.

User submitted: Photos show semitruck fire on US 6

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 3:30pm

A semitruck caught fire on U.S. 6 near Sheep Creek on Sunday. Several drivers sent in photos as they passed by the burning vehicle. Browse our gallery and submit your photos to be featured on KSL.com.

Man hospitalized after falling at Toquerville Falls

Julie Applegate, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 12:44pm

A 76-year-old man who sustained a serious head injury at Toquerville Falls was rescued and flown to the hospital Saturday afternoon.

Charges: Fire at abandoned Ogden dealership started after argument

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 12:17pm

A man charged Monday in connection to a fire that destroyed an old car dealership earlier this month had been in an argument with a transient man squatting in the building minutes before the fire started, according to charging documents.

Comcast to offer gigabit across Utah service area

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 11:18am

Comcast announced the launch of new internet service that will deliver speeds up to 1 gigabit-per-second for residential customers in Utah. The company said service will be over its current network infrastructure beginning immediately.

Former BYU-Idaho student pleads guilty to hiding camera in women's apartment

Stephan Rockefeller, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 10:28am

A former Brigham Young University-Idaho student pleaded guilty Monday to hiding a camera and recording women in their bathroom.

Gas cylinder prompts evacuation in American Fork

Linda Williams  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 8:18am

About 25 homes in American Fork were evacuated overnight Tuesday after people opened a gas cylinder with a potentially harmful odor.

2 charged in emissions bribe case, charges state

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 7:41am

A man who prosecutors say accepted a $100 bribe for a vehicle emissions certificate has been charged along with the man who allegedly gave him the money, according to court records.

South Salt Lake man sent to prison for 2014 killing in dispute over woman

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 7:02am

A South Salt Lake man has been sentenced to prison for shooting and killing a friend of his girlfriend in a dispute over the woman.

Utahns record rocky flight from Costa Rica as engine fails

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 6:47am

No one was injured when the flight backtracked Monday because of engine problems.

Protecting kids from violent images on family-friendly video app

Debbie Dujanovic  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:40pm

YouTube kids is very popular with children. It uses an algorithm to filter videos, sorts selections by age, and has a timer to help parents manage their child's viewing habits. But there is one setting parents should use to protect kids.

Provo group donating beds to help make refugees feel at home

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:56pm

A family in Provo is sleeping a little better tonight after a big donation from a group who is helping to make refugees feel at home.

Was 'shaved key' used in theft of car woman saved a year to buy?

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:40pm

A woman was hoping Monday somebody might spot the car she saved for a year to buy, as police warned others about a theft tool that is effectively used to steal many older-model, foreign-made vehicles...