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2 Magna deaths are connected, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 5:20pm

Unified police detectives now believe the deaths of two Magna residents whose bodies were found within two days of each other are connected.

Sandy City Council votes to discontinue animal euthanasia by gas chamber

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 5:19pm

Following a unanimous vote Tuesday night, the Sandy City Council will require the euthanizing all animals to be performed by lethal injection rather than a gas chamber beginning in 2016.

Concealed weapon carrier accidentally fires gun inside Utah County Attorney's Office

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 4:48pm

A shot was accidentally fired through a window of the Utah County Attorney's Office last week.

Viral video: Mickey Mouse steps in during local couple's Disneyland engagement

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 3:33pm

A woman got a sweet proposal surprise at a recent trip to Disneyland, and Mickey Mouse made it even sweeter.

Biden testing political waters in Florida

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 3:12pm

Vice President Joe Biden came to Florida to lend a hand to Senate Democrats and the administration's education agenda Wednesday on a trip watched for any hint that he'll seek the presidency.

Utahn's Kevlar playing cards stop bullets in test

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 3:00pm

A Utah father put his latest creation, playing cards made out of Kevlar, to the test in target practice.

Taylor Swift fans warned of fraudulent tickets to SLC concert

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 2:34pm

Taylor Swift fans beware: purchasing tickets from unauthorized outlets for Friday's sold-out show in Salt Lake City may put you at risk of being turned away at the door.

Hulu offers commercial-free option for a few bucks a month

Brian Stelter, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 2:03pm

Now you can skip all the ads on Hulu — if you're willing to pay a few extra bucks a month.

11 Utahns who found fame on reality TV (and where they are now)  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 2:00pm

There are many Utahns who have been successful on reality television. KSL has teamed up with to bring you eleven of those stars and fill you in on where they are now.


Religion is rarely discussed in hospitals, despite its power to heal

Herb Scribner, Deseret News National  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 1:51pm

Religion is an important and influential aspect of our lives, even as we near death. But a new study from researchers at the University of Pittsburgh found that religion is rarely discussed between patients and doctors in intensive-care units, according to Fox News.

Have You Seen This? Man flies with 54-drone craft

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 1:15pm

A British man built a flying craft with 54 drones, and it's strong enough to hold a man and blow your mind.

Utah lawmaker: Military pensions should be tax-exempt

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 12:51pm

Utah is one of 16 states that don't offer income tax exemptions for retired military members, but one state lawmaker is working to change that.

Police seek to ID men who stole AC units from bank

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 12:45pm

Police asked for help Wednesday to identify two men who were caught on camera loading outdoor air conditioning units from a bank into a trailer.

Poll: 40% of Utahns predict Utah will have best college football season

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 12:16pm

Good news for University of Utah fans: A new poll reveals Utahns pick the Utes to have the best college football season in the state.

Otter Creek State Park offers year-round fishing, ATV riding

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 11:59am

Otter Creek State Park offers excellent fishing, camping and is a great access point to thousands of miles of ATV trails.

Utah Inventions: Fry sauce, a beloved local condiment

Ryan D. Curtis, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 11:45am

There are a number of things people associate with the state of Utah, among them fry sauce. Who do we have to thank for this topping that has become so ubiquitous in Utah culture? Local entrepreneur Don Carlos Edwards.

The predictions are in for BYU, Utah, USU

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 10:48am

Combining all three schedules, the 2015 season might be the toughest and most challenging ever for BYU, Utah and Utah State. The talent is there for all three teams to have big years, but the opposition is strong enough to make success difficult.

How to get the best deal on your iPhone trade-in

David Goldman, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 10:17am

The new iPhone is just around the corner, and it's time to get serious about trading in your old smartphone.

FDA warns distributors of pure powdered caffeine

Ed Payne and Debra Goldschmidt, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 10:07am

The Food and Drug Administration has put five distributors of pure powdered caffeine on notice that their products are potentially dangerous.

Back-to-school reads for mom and dad

Teri Harman, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 2nd - 9:05am

The kids are back in school, learning new things every day. It's the perfect time for mom and dad to expand their minds too. These fascinating nonfiction reads will teach you something new and have you turning pages as fast as you can.


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