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Police used excessive force in killing Roy man, lawsuit alleges

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 3:30pm

The wife and mother of a Roy man whom police shot 22 times during a confrontation in his home after he'd called a suicide hotline has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Roy police and the Weber County SWAT team.

Teen accused of killing had planned escape from youth ranch, sheriff says

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 3:01pm

A 17-year-old boy accused of beating a staff member at a youth rehabilitation facility to death had only been at the facility for less than a week and did not have a grudge against the staffer, according to the sheriff.

SWAT team arrests Murray man wanted in drive-by shooting

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 2:04pm

A SWAT team used armored vehicles to take an 18-year-old shooting suspect into custody early Wednesday in Millcreek.

Police escort body of Utah native who died while training in Texas

Ben Lockhart and Ashley Moser  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 1:15pm

The body of Christopher Murray, 31, a Utah native who died Dec. 1 about two weeks after becoming suddenly ill while completing police officer training in Frisco, Texas, was given a police escort to Newdale, Idaho, where his wife is from.

5 snow-filled activities that even adults can enjoy

Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 11:29am

Playing in the snow isn't just for kids. Just ask these five adults who have no problem enjoying their time in the greatest snow the earth has to offer.

How Utah and the US reacted to the Pearl Harbor attack 75 years ago

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 11:15am

The 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor is Wednesday. Here's a look into how Utah reacted to the news of Pearl Harbor after it happened 75 years ago.

Woman accused of killing twin in Hawaii to OK extradition

Michael Hill, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 10:46am

A woman accused of killing her twin sister by driving their SUV off a cliff in Hawaii won't fight extradition from upstate New York, her lawyer said Wednesday.

Herbert releases $16.1B state budget, calls for review of Utah taxes

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 10:38am

Amazon.com will collect sales tax on Utah purchases, Gov. Gary Herbert announced Wednesday during a discussion of his proposed $16.1 billion state budget that calls for "aggressively" pursuing taxes owed on online purchases.rs.

Trump: Romney still in running for secretary of state

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 10:35am

In the latest will he or won't he become secretary of state, Mitt Romney remains a solid maybe.

25-year-old critically injured in vehicle fire

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 8:57am

A 25-year-old was critically injured after a vehicle fire early Wednesday morning, police said

Salt Lake airport requests $350M more for its renovation

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Dec 7th - 7:04am

Citing an explosive construction market and unanticipated soaring costs, Salt Lake International Airport officials say costs for the terminal redevelopment project has increased by $350 million.

911 calls document moments surrounding American Fork shootings

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 10:31pm

Newly-released 911 calls revealed a new perspective Tuesday of a chain of events that left a woman and her ex-boyfriend dead in two separate shootings in American Fork.

Police suspend investigation into reported rape at U.

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 10:27pm

Police have suspended their investigation into a brazen rape reported on the University of Utah campus earlier this year because of a lack of evidence in the case, the school told its students Tuesday.

Military instructor at Tooele High School arrested for alleged sexual abuse of a student

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 10:23pm

A man who works as a U.S. Army recruiter and taught a class at Tooele High School has been arrested for investigation of unlawful sexual conduct with a student.

Utah native one of 36 killed in Oakland warehouse fire

Ben Lockhart and Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 8:59pm

Edmond Lapine, who grew up in Ogden and Park City, was one of 36 victims killed in a catastrophic fire that tore through a converted warehouse Dec. 2 in Oakland, California.

City, county team to bring $39 million performing arts center to Taylorsville

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 7:56pm

City and county officials announced plans to build a $39 million performing arts center on Taylorsville City Hall's campus in the next four years.

Crews building a beach at Jordanelle State Park

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 7:34pm

Even though it’s very cold outside, officials with Jordanelle State Park are thinking about summer.

Flying car school takes off in Utah

Ric Wayman, St. George News  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 7:04pm

Ever since the Jetsons debuted in 1962, the sentiment at one time or another has been clear: Where is my flying car?

Staffer at youth rehab facility killed by teen resident, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 6:56pm

A 61-year-old man has died from injuries sustained during an assault at a youth rehabilitation facility in southern Utah.

Utah oil sands project hits delay

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Dec 6th - 6:41pm

The PR Spring project in Utah's Uinta Basin has hit another delay, with US Oil Sands announcing layoffs until financing is in place to pay for the final commissioning steps of the mine. Critics are skeptical the company will achieve success.