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Presidential Limo: Trumps, Obamas on their way to Capitol

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 9:24am

Capping a morning of inaugural pomp and pageantry, Donald Trump stepped before a sprawling crowd at the U.S. Capitol Friday, poised to be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. His ascent puts Republicans in control of the White House for the first time in eight years.

Grand jury indicts man in killing on reservation

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:55am

A federal grand jury has indicted a man already facing charges in Ute Tribal Court.

S. Ogden man charged in fatal shooting says victim disrespected co-worker's sister

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:40am

A man accused of shooting and killing a man who had allegedly disrespected his co-worker's sister said he "did it for (her)," according to charging documents.

Tech summit highlights Utah's Silicon Slopes

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:10am

Thousands of the business and tech leaders gathered Thursday for the first Silicon Slopes Tech Summit at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City. The two-day networking event was organized by Silicon Slopes and Beehive Startups.

Man reunited with missing dog after wife dies in car crash

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 7:45am

Lehi resident Chris Olsen says a patch of black ice was responsible for a terrible accident that changed his life forever. Luckily, in Olsen's time of need, his beloved dog Monte finally made it back home.

Student protesters call for U. to become a sanctuary campus

Ryan Morgan  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 7:11am

About 50 students at the University of Utah walked out of their classes Thursday to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump and demand that the campus become a sanctuary for undocumented students.

Coin counting machine experiment: How accurate are they?

Mike Headrick and Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 10:47pm

Have you ever wondered how accurate coin counting machines found in grocery stores and banks really are? The KSL Investigators did an experiment to see if the machines are right on the money or if you're getting short-changed.

Trump must unify Republicans, Democrats in next few months, Huntsman Jr. says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 10:26pm

President-elect Donald Trump must unify Republicans and Democrats around a couple of big goals during his first year in office to gain Americans' trust, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. said Thursday.

Federal government employee caught driving recklessly

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 10:13pm

Cell phone video shot by an unnamed source captured a federal government employee driving erratically on SR-189 near Deer Creek Reservoir.

Redford talks Trump, growth in Utah as Sundance kicks off

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:45pm

Robert Redford speculated on the effect of Donald Trump's election, the importance of documentary journalism and the future of the Sundance Film Festival on Thursday at the event's opening press conference in Park City.

Looking back at SLC ads and classified ads over the past 165 years

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:20pm

Once the community place for livestock, classified advertisements have come a long way through the years. So have advertisements.

Utahns converge on Capitol for Trump's inauguration

Marc Giauque  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 8:02pm

A large number of Utahns are in Washington D.C. for Friday's inauguration, some in an official capacity, others, not so much. Regardless, the Beehive State will be represented in the audience ready to watch the swearing-in ceremony.

Paramedic commuting to work aids man who suffered heart attack while driving

Alex Cabrero and Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:31pm

Having a heart attack is never good, especially when you're driving. However, in this instance, the man in the car behind the man having a heart attack just happened to be trained for this very sort of thing.

Continuous snow takes big bite out of UDOT snow removal budget

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:00pm

UDOT snowplows were out early on Thursday morning trying to help motorists through the exciting commuter special. Plow crews have spent a lot of time and money on the roads this winter. Each storm takes a big bite out of the UDOT budget.

Utah League of Cities and Towns director resigns amid audit questioning charges

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 6:30pm

League of Cities and Towns Director Ken Bullock resigned Wednesday, the day before an audit says he improperly charged about $57,000 to the taxpayer-funded group's credit card for personal purposes and racked up about $130K in questionable charges.

Obama commutes sentences of 3 Utah drug offenders

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 6:10pm

Three Utahns were among the hundreds of nonviolent drug offenders whose prison sentences were commuted by President Barack Obama in his last week in office.

Former UTOPIA employee charged with using public money to buy $51K in iTunes cards

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:58pm

The former human resources manager of an ultra high-speed fiber-optic network in Utah has been charged with misusing public money, including the purchase of $51,000 in iTunes cards, according to charging documents.

Rapist to serve 23 more years before next parole hearing

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:57pm

A man sentenced to prison for the 1996 rape of a University of Utah student will get another chance at parole, but not until he's 73 years old.

Road reopened after fatal Ogden crash

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:42pm

A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Ogden Thursday.

US Supreme Court could discuss 'Sister Wives' case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:05pm

The U.S. Supreme Court could discuss a request Thursday from the polygamous family from TV's "Sister Wives" to hear their case for legalizing polygamy.