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15 date ideas under $40

Robert J. DeBry and Associates  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 9:26am

Friday night, date night...but you've hit your spending budget for the month. Here are some date ideas under $40 you could try tonight (and future nights).

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UN Security Council to confer on North Korea nuclear program

Matthew Pennington and Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 9:26am

Turning to diplomacy after flexing military muscle, the United States will urge the U.N. Security Council on Friday to increase economic pressure on North Korea over its nuclear weapons program, leaning on China in particular to turn the screws on its wayward ally.

What happens to the land after a wildfire?

Geoffrey Thatcher  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 8:41am

Last year, wildfires burned 101,280 acres in Utah. In 2015, firefighters put in nearly 600 days of work collectively to combat flames.

Spacecraft flies between Saturn and rings in historic 1st

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 8:30am

NASA's Cassini spacecraft ventured Wednesday into the never-before-explored region between Saturn and its rings.

Man accused of raping Tinder date who agreed to coffee

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 8:00am

Police say he drove her to his place instead of the cafe, then shoved her on the bed and raped her.

Salt Lake Chamber celebrates 130th anniversary with gala, time capsule

KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 7:39am

The Salt Lake Chamber is celebrating its 130th anniversary as Utah’s “voice of business” with a gala celebration and time capsule reveal Friday.

Utahns rally for research to combat symptoms of MS

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 6:49am

Utah's annual Walk MS event will be held Saturday in West Jordan. Participants and their teams have endured a lot through their diagnoses of multiple sclerosis, and the walk symbolizes their commitment to finding a cure.

Utah's Garett Bolles selected No. 20 overall to Denver Broncos

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 11:31pm

Former Utah offensive lineman Garett Bolles was selected No. 20 overall Thursday in the first round of the NFL Draft.

Utah man records moment Delta kicked passenger off flight for going to bathroom before takeoff

Ralph Ellis, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 10:42pm

A man says he was ejected from a Delta Air Lines flight because he went to the bathroom while waiting for the plane to leave the Atlanta airport.

Clearfield boys caught on camera doing the right thing

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 10:40pm

It seems like surveillance cameras capture just about everything these days; usually showing people at their worst. However, sometimes it has the ability to capture people at their very best.

KSL Investigates RV rental rip-off

Mike Headrick and Tania Mashburn  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 10:18pm

You see an RV for rent in the classifieds. Seems like a good deal, so you decide to go on a road trip. Sometimes it works out. Sometimes the whole thing goes in the toilet. This is one of those times.

The Latest: Another Watt joins J.J. and Derek in NFL

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 10:17pm

The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft (all times local):

Audit considered amid criticized donation to University of Utah

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:20pm

A large donation to the University of Utah has the attention of Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes, who has asked the Office of the Legislative Auditor General to gather information to determine whether an audit into it is needed.

8 athletes you didn't know were from Utah

Utah.com  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:00pm

Did you know there are several Utah-born athletes who have made their mark in sports other than football and basketball? Here a few other athletes noteworthy for a variety of reasons — even if they’re not necessarily household names.

Crosswalk where Syracuse teen fatally struck to get new signal

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 8:47pm

Signal to alert drivers to pedestrians is part of a longtime plan to widen the roadway on 2000 West in Syracuse.

Will you get diabetes from a Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino?

Rebecca Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 8:32pm

Starbucks released its Unicorn Frappuccino last week and made quite the splash. Some critics condemned the drink. Were they right?

Chaffetz 'resting comfortably' after foot surgery

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 8:25pm

The congressman said Wednesday the procedure would pull him away from Washington for up to a month.

Expected job losses create worry in remote Utah town

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 7:31pm

The recent decision to shut down a huge coal-fired power plant at Lake Powell is sending shock waves along the Utah-Arizona border and into the most remote town in Utah.

Passenger who was dragged off jetliner settles with United

Michael Tarm and Don Babwin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 7:04pm

The passenger who was dragged off a flight after refusing to give up his seat settled with United for an undisclosed sum Thursday in an apparent attempt by the airline to put the fiasco behind it as quickly as possible.

Surprise and a relocated Jazz game: Looking back how Utah reacted to the LA riots

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 7:01pm

Saturday marks 25 years since four white officers were acquitted on all but one charge in the beating of a black motorist named Rodney King. Utahns reacted with surprise to the decision. It also changed an entire NBA series.

LIVE: 2017 NFL Draft

KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 5:55pm

The 2017 NFL Draft will take place April 27-29. Below is an up-to-the-minute look at the players drafted.

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