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American Fork man accused of sexually preying on 4-year-old arrested in Ohio

Andrew Adams and Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 10:53pm

A man accused of sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl at random in American Fork was arrested Wednesday in Ohio.

Internet strangers help first-time father keep late wife’s memory alive

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 10:12pm

It was supposed to be the best day of their lives. Utah residents Jared and Sharry Buhanan-Decker were getting ready to have their first baby.

Deer hunt's opening weekend yields impressive returns

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 9:49pm

The general rifle buck deer hunt opened over the weekend in Utah, yielding impressive returns for hunters, the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources reported.

Jason Chaffetz appears to flip-flop on Trump

Daniella Diaz, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 9:14pm

Add Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz to the list of Republicans sending mixed signals about his support for Donald Trump.

The sounds of Indonesia in American Fork

Peter Rosen  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 8:46pm

One cool fall evening, the sound slips out under a glass door just off Main Street, American Fork — repetitive metal bell tones, slightly detuned. Even the shortest fragment tells the listener this is not the music of small-town Utah.

Pence calls on Utah Republicans to 'come home' for Trump

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 8:19pm

Republican vice presidential candidate and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence tried to reel in Utah GOP voters who have strayed from Donald Trump with a revivalist speech Wednesday punctuated with a call to action.

Utah State picks longtime administrator, professor Cockett as new president

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 7:57pm

Noelle Cockett was named Wednesday as the 16th president of Utah State University. She becomes the first woman to head the university.

BYU study links air pollution to blood vessel damage

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 7:49pm

A new study by Brigham Young University's Arden Pope and University of Louisville researchers determined a link exists between exposure to air pollution and blood vessel damage. The study included BYU students exposed during winter inversions.

Wednesday's Child Success Story — Jesus

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 7:24pm

KSL first featured Jesus as a Wednesday's Child back in 2014. A family saw his segment and is now in the process of adopting him.

BYU announces 5 policy changes following sexual assault investigation

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 6:46pm

Brigham Young University announced Wednesday that it has completed its study on the responses to campus sexual assault.

Shallow grave of Mt. Pleasant man was set on fire, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 6:38pm

The person or people who made a shallow grave to dump the body of a Mt. Pleasant man near the Utah County-Sanpete County border also set it on fire, investigators say.

Students involved in shooting planned after-school fight, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 6:37pm

The two students involved in a shooting in a field on the campus of Sandy's Union Middle School Tuesday had planned to fight each other after school.

Contractor laying fiber cables strikes gas line; spurs evacuations in Sugar House

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 5:25pm

A block in Sugar House has been evacuated after a gas leak Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said.

Vernal mom sentenced for doing drugs while her child was allegedly raped

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 5:14pm

A Vernal mother has pleaded guilty to child abuse after her daughter was allegedly raped by four men while the woman was doing drugs.

Body of overdue hunter found in Kane County at bottom of cliff

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 4:42pm

The body of an overdue deer hunter was found Tuesday in Kane County.

Bountiful City Council OKs plans for new City Hall

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 3:34pm

Despite strong opposition from some residents, the Bountiful City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to move forward with plans to construct a new City Hall and plaza with an estimated price tag of $13 million to $14 million.

Utah pilot arrested for investigation of flying under influence

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 3:02pm

Police in Rapid City, South Dakota, arrested a Utah pilot Wednesday as he was preparing to fly back to Salt Lake City after it was reported he smelled of alcohol.

Man dead after crashing into traffic pole in Logan

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 2:17pm

A 33-year-old Logan man is dead after crashing into a traffic light pole on Tuesday.

Layton may appeal to US Supreme Court over illegal search

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 12:44pm

Lawyers for the city of Layton say they may appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court after Utah's Supreme Court ruled that local police conducted an unconstitutional search of a home before arresting a suspect in a hit-and-run, DUI crash in 2013.

Oregon standoff juror questions impartiality of fellow juror

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 12:11pm

Federal prosecutors' case against the armed occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge has hit a bump when a juror raised questions about the impartiality of another person on the panel