09/19/2013 6:15amUtah is in the throes of rivalry week, so what better way to celebrate than by learning more about the mascots for BYU and the U?
09/19/2013 8:01amUtah parents can start the school year off right by reading each day with their children. And now there is extra incentive — free dinner.
09/19/2013 8:41amThe Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released a study Wednesday showing that Utah lags behind the rest of the nation when it comes to enrolling eligible children in public health insurance programs.
09/19/2013 9:07amThe Cache High School parking lot became a makeshift delivery room earlier this week when a couple couldn't make it to the hospital in time.
09/19/2013 9:26amA wild chase between WVC police and a couple in a stolen car occurred in West Valley City early Thursday morning.
09/19/2013 9:43amPfc. John Eddington was preparing for deployment to Europe in World War II when he learned his wife gave birth to a daughter. He penned a letter, sweetly telling the little girl how much he loved her and longed to see her.
09/19/2013 10:04amClicking "Like" on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech and can be considered the 21st century-equivalent of a campaign yard sign, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
09/19/2013 10:22amA western Pennsylvania man has been charged with driving drunk while carrying an open can of beer — on a riding lawn mower.
09/19/2013 10:23amEyes are on Kyle Van Noy constantly. He can't go anywhere without being recognized. That's a heavy burden. There is no margin for error.
09/19/2013 10:45amScientists in California have discovered four new and separate species of legless lizards — snakelike animals that burrow into sand or soil.
09/19/2013 11:13amPope Francis said the church has the right to express its opinions but not to "interfere spiritually" in the lives of gays and lesbians, expanding on explosive comments he made in July about not judging homosexuals.
09/19/2013 11:31amFor fans of both schools, the stats about Utah's winning reign over BYU is easily recitable — three straight wins, four of the last five, eight of the last 11. But the BYU Cougars are hoping to stop that winning streak by containing Utah's impact players Travis Wilson and Dres Anderson.
09/19/2013 11:44amSome employees returning to work at the Washington Navy Yard Thursday said they felt it was too early to talk about the massacre earlier this week while others said it will take a while to put what happened behind them.
09/19/2013 1:02pmAs Apple fans get ready for Friday's release of the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c, ksl.com sits down with Steve Sande of The Unofficial Apple Weblog to talk about what's new.
09/19/2013 4:02pmA fund for a homeless man who turned in a backpack with more than $40,000 inside has collected more than $100,000, an overwhelming response that's a "statement to everyone in America," said the man who started the donation drive.
09/19/2013 4:36pmThe Utah Transit Authority is bolstering its commuter and light rail schedules for the Utah-BYU football game in Provo on Saturday.
09/19/2013 4:39pmAfter a 14-year-old girl was abducted from her suburban Atlanta home, a suspected kidnapper called her family demanding money and drugs in exchange for her release, according to a court document released Thursday.
09/19/2013 6:07pmA woman whose wedding ring was stolen from a Sandy gym was reunited with the heirloom more than one month after it was taken.
09/19/2013 6:11pmThe Layton mother of an 11-month-old girl who died this week of suspected shaken baby syndrome is urging those frustrated with a crying baby to just walk away and cool down.
09/19/2013 6:42pmPresidents from seven Utah colleges and universities have sent a letter to Utah's members of the House of Representatives calling for immigration reform.
09/19/2013 6:56pmThe police are looking for two suspects who broke into an apartment with guns early Thursday morning.
09/19/2013 7:28pmMy dad passed away 19 days ago. I have since learned that grieving is anything but predictable, and that it's absolutely possible to have a good laugh, even though your heart is breaking.
09/19/2013 7:50pmNearly 600,000 Americans die every year from heart disease, but thanks to the American Heart Association, the University of Utah is conducting research to help prevent heart disease.
09/19/2013 8:21pmPostmaster General Patrick Donahoe said Thursday his agency is in "the midst of a financial disaster" and may need an emergency increase in postage rates to keep operating.
09/19/2013 8:32pmThe Electric Run inspires creativity and exercise for Utahns, and two women in particular.
09/19/2013 8:49pmWorried about natural disasters, nuclear war… zombies? Emergency Essentials is offering people a chance to explore an enormous, futuristic survival shelter.
09/19/2013 9:16pmDoctors are using a new alternative to skin grafts to help people with chronic wounds grow new skin.
09/19/2013 9:32pmAn animal-control officer had hundreds of snakes, including two 6-foot Burmese pythons, at his home, where he ran an illegal side business selling them, authorities said Thursday.
09/19/2013 10:24pmWasatch County sheriff's investigators have made an arrest in a nearly 18-year-old cold case murder mystery.
09/19/2013 10:30pmSearch and rescue crews were trying to locate a man believed to have drowned while swimming across Holmes Creek Reservoir on Thursday.
09/19/2013 10:31pmA growing Utah company makes a reusable mobile retaining wall that can be set up quickly when floods threaten to hit.
09/19/2013 10:48pmA partnership with Estonia for oil shale could bring a large number of new jobs and revenue to northeastern Utah.
09/19/2013 10:54pmThe big game between BYU and Utah is just days away and we want you to show us your colors. Upload your pictures to ksl.com to show off your team spirit. We've also got Cougar Sports Saturday squaring of against the Ute Cast about Saturday's match up.