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How a dating app hookup landed a teen on the sex offender registry

Kyra Phillips and David Fitzpatrick, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 4:17pm

Zach Anderson is 19 and a typical teenager. He's into computers and wants to build a career around his love for electronics. But those plans and any semblance of a normal life are for now out the window.

Man arrested for alleged burglary on more than a dozen vehicles

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:35pm

Police arrested an alleged serial vehicle burglar Monday, and they are looking for victims who have not yet reported linked cases.

Video: Get wicked-fast translations in 27 languages with Google app

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:13pm

Google released an almost unbelievable new video demonstrating just how fast its translation app works.

Drone sighting at prison cause for concern

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:03pm

The Utah State Department of Corrections is concerned about prison security after a possible drone sighting was reported at the Utah State Prison July 15.

5 of the biggest box office flops

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:45pm

"Waterworld" has become synonymous with box office bomb. The film turned 20 years old in July and in honor of the massive money pit we take a look at five of the biggest box office flops.

Warrants reveals new details in fatal West Valley stabbing

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:31pm

West Valley police are still trying to determine of what led to the stabbing death of a man outside an apartment complex in July.

Police arrest man who allegedly choked girlfriend's 2-year-old son

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:24pm

Police arrested a man who allegedly abused his girlfriend's 2-year-old son Tuesday afternoon at a Woods Cross home, police said.

3 ways online schools are preparing students for college and beyond

Mountain Heights Academy  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:13pm

Prepare your kids for their college courses and future jobs with these three tips.

Balloon note released at dad's grave finds its way back to family

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:01pm

A 13-year-old girl who lost her father to cancer in May released balloons with a note at his grave on Father's Day. She returned home a few hours later, over 25 miles away, to find a surprise in her backyard.

Have You Seen This? Motocrosser surfs Tahitian waves

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 1:15pm

He rides big waves on a motocross bike, what else do you need to know?

Man arrested after allegedly posing as waiter, stealing credit card

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 12:35pm

Police arrested a man Tuesday who allegedly impersonated a waiter to steal a patron's credit card.

'Don't build cairns,' BLM, national park officials say to hikers

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 12:17pm

Many Utahns are flocking to the outdoors for summer hiking and exploring, but some are leaving behind unwanted and confusing cairns, and officials are asking them to stop.

Honeybees that 'cook' their enemies and other captivating bugs

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:45am

Creepy, crawly bugs of all varieties are known to freak people out, but some have more unusual characteristics than others. We've compiled a list of five bugs that are especially quirky.

Idaho huntress Sabrina Corgatelli defiant despite social media backlash

Laura Smith-Spark, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:40am

Far from cowering, keen Idaho hunter Sabrina Corgatelli has been flaunting her kills, posting verses from the Bible apparently to justify her hunting ways.

Walmart, Amazon halt sales of toy guns that look real in New York

Jackie Wattles, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:18am

Five major retailers have agreed to stop selling realistic-looking toy guns in New York state, the attorney general said Monday.

LaMarcus Aldridge's new home; J.J. Watt's new girl

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:04am

In today's installment of the biggest things in sports' social media, we get a glimpse at the more human sides of pro athletes. It turns out, these men and women are just like the rest of us — except with multimillion dollar contracts.

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The best, worst school systems: Where does Utah fall?

Deseret News  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:46am

Which state has the best school system? What about the worst? And where does Utah fall?

Newborn baby pulled from toilet in Beijing

Shen Lu and Steven Jiang, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:32am

Police are searching for the mother of a newborn baby girl found wedged face-down in a Beijing toilet on Sunday.

Pivotal stretches will define BYU and Utah's seasons

Ben Anderson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:17am

Looking over the most pivotal stretches of BYU and Utah's schedule that are likely to determine the success level of the two teams' seasons.

Cecil the lion: Tribute Beanie Baby toy to raise funds for wildlife

Laura Smith-Spark, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:04am

Cecil the lion, the big cat slain in Zimbabwe last month allegedly by an American hunter, is now to be immortalized as a plush toy.

Post-mastectomy plastic surgery helps women feel whole again

University Of Utah Healthcare  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:00am

Seven months after a mastectomy saved her life, Tracy Hernandez was ready to be whole again.

2 serious bugs attacking Mac computers

David Goldman, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 9:49am

Two serious bugs affecting Macintosh computers can leave your computer riddled with malware or even permanently controlled by a hacker.

Former Ferguson cop Darren Wilson opens up about his life in seclusion

Holly Yan, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 9:33am

Darren Wilson may have been legally vindicated in killing Michael Brown, but in many ways, he doesn't live like a free man.

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