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Missouri teen gets 25 years for sister's shooting death

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:54am

A southwestern Missouri teenager has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for fatally shooting his 12-year-old sister.

Idaho police shoot a woman during a Monday vehicle pursuit

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:42am

Idaho State Police say officers who shot a woman while trying to arrest a fleeing suspect was justified in their actions.

Senate Dems opposing Trump court pick grows with Stabenow

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:40am

Sen. Debbie Stabenow of Michigan is joining the growing list of Senate Democrats opposing President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court.

Trump welcomes police union leaders to White House

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:40am

President Donald Trump is expressing concern about violent crime as he welcomes leaders of a national police union to the White House.

The Latest: Judge sides with governor in prosecutor removal

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:30am

The Latest on Governors decision to remove prosecutor who doesn't seek death penalty (all times local):

Supreme Court rules for Texas death row inmate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:24am

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with a Texas death row inmate who claims he should not be executed because he is intellectually disabled.

Unusual weather damages Wyoming national park building

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:12am

Officials at Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming are unsure if a recently damaged roof will delay a preserve center's spring reopening.

House Speaker Paul Ryan stands by Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes, says no need for him to step aside in Russia probe

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:03am

House Speaker Paul Ryan stands by Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes, says no need for him to step aside in Russia probe.

Utah man, 20, takes murder plea in marijuana robbery-slaying

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:00am

A 20-year-old Salt Lake City man has pleaded guilty to murder in a robbery-slaying that authorities say netted a package of marijuana and about $500 in cash.

3 Iraqis living in US accused of hiding ties to kidnapper

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:00am

Three Iraqis living in the U.S. as refugees have been charged with visa fraud after prosecutors say they hid their family ties to a kidnapper.

Journalist Wilson 'Bill' Minor dies; covered civil rights

Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:00am

Wilson F. "Bill" Minor, a journalist who chronicled Mississippi through almost 70 years of change including its turbulent struggle over civil rights, has died.

Facebook's transformation into Snapchat is almost complete

Heather Kelly, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:44am

Facebook is bringing glitter beards and cartoon sloth hats to the phone, an important business endeavor it takes very seriously.

Philadelphia prosecutor's money woes scare lawyers away

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:40am

Philadelphia's top prosecutor could soon be looking for another lawyer given financial problems at the heart of his bribery and extortion case.

Petition would seek reduced sentence for Pamela Smart

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:34am

Advocates for Pamela Smart, who's serving a life sentence for plotting with her teenage lover to kill her husband, say they are planning to file a petition seeking a reduced sentence.

The Latest: Dad says mosque vandalism suspect was Army medic

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:34am

The Latest on vandalism at a Colorado mosque (all times local):

Chronic wasting disease reaches Green River Basin

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:26am

A contagious neurological disease that causes elk, deer and moose to wither away and die has spread to Wyoming's Green River Basin.

How Congress could kill Obamacare after all

Tami Luhby, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:26am

President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan say that Obamacare is on the verge of collapse.

Man accused of killing ex-roommate who stopped in to say bye

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:03am

A Florida man is accused of fatally stabbing his roommate when she stopped by his home on Saturday morning to say goodbye before moving back to Pennsylvania where she grew up, according to sheriff's investigators.

Utah lake State Park marina dredging project being postponed

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:00am

A $1.3 million dredging project that was to have begun in April at the marina at Utah Lake State Park is being delayed, probably until after Labor Day.

Teacher’s viral Facebook post highlights hunger problem in schools

Jessica Ivins, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 8:00am

For many teachers, the most important part of the job has nothing to do with pop quizzes or midterm reports.