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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Jed Boal | Posted Aug 31st - 10:51pm
Many of the loved ones of those who have died because of drug tragedies gathered at the Capitol Monday evening to remember them and to challenge the community and our government to do more to save lives.
Morgan Jacobsen | Posted Aug 31st - 10:45pm
Overall improvement in proficiency rates on standardized tests from 2014 was something educators expected to see, but some of the numbers are showing surprisingly rapid trends of improvement happening consistently across the state.
Katie McKellar | Posted Aug 31st - 10:36pm
The U.S. Army's Dugway Proving Ground is working with the Department of Homeland Security this week for 5- and 10-ton releases of chlorine gas — a chemical that could be deadly if inhaled in high concentrations.
Pat Reavy | Posted Aug 31st - 10:35pm
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 - 10:35pm
A more than five hour standoff and hostage situation in West Valley ended peacefully Monday.
Sam Penrod | Posted Aug 31st - 10:04pm
Nearly a week after folks in Salem were sent scrambling after a canal break, water is back flowing in the Highline Canal once again. Now officials are looking at a plan for a more secure way to deliver the water.
Lisa Lerer and Matthew Lee, Associated Press | Posted Aug 31st - 9:50pm
Aides to Hillary Rodham Clinton at the State Department complained about the limitations of using email to discuss sensitive diplomatic information, according to the latest batch of emails released by the agency from Clinton's tenure as secretary of state.
Megan Marsden Christensen | Posted Aug 31st - 9:04pm
Ogden city has worked to revitalize neighborhoods by fixing up and selling foreclosed homes. One such home connected a woman to her immigrant grandparents.
Heather Simonsen | Posted Aug 31st - 8:17pm
For Larissa, Bethany and Katelyn Anderson, the world was a quiet place. But just over three weeks ago, the Utah sisters underwent surgery at Primary Children's Hospital to receive cochlear implants. Now they're learning to hear.
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.
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."
Faith Heaton Jolley | Posted Aug 31st - 6:20pm
A Bountiful man has died from injuries he sustained Monday morning when his motorcycle ran into the back of a pickup truck on I-15.
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.
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