Latest News & Features

Man involved in fatal motorcycle crash in Virgin River Gorge identified

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:58am

The name of a man killed in a motorcycle crash in the Virgin River Gorge, Arizona, over the weekend was released by authorities Tuesday.

UPDATED

House seeks charges for tech official in Clinton email case

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:57am

A congressional committee on Thursday asked the Justice Department to consider criminally prosecuting the head of a technology services company that was involved in maintaining a private email server for Hillary Clinton.

United to offer bumped flyers up to $10,000 after video flap

David Koenig, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:30am

United Airlines says it will raise the limit — to $10,000 — on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights and will increase training for employees as it deals with fallout from the video of a passenger being violently dragged from his seat.

AP Photos: Chernobyl's ghost town draws daring visitors

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:02am

A bulletin board in the Ukrainian town of Pripyat still bears an edition of the Sovietsky Patriot newspaper, dated three days before the nuclear explosion that turned the city into one of the world's most baleful ghost towns.

Nuclear tests will 'never stop' if US 'acts of agression' continue, N. Korean official says

Will Ripley, Tim Schwarz and Ben Westcott, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 8:57am

A North Korean government official in a rare interview promised his country's nuclear tests would "never stop" as long as the U.S. continued what they viewed as "acts of aggression."

The First Amendment doesn't guarantee you the rights you think it does

Aj Willingham, CNN Design: India Hayes CNN  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 8:39am

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances."

Trump tax plan leaves Congress, Ryan with heavy lift

Stephen Ohlemacher and Josh Boak, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 8:16am

President Donald Trump's tax plan leaves much of the heavy lifting to Congress, while ignoring years of hard work by the guy who will have to do a lot of that lifting: House Speaker Paul Ryan.

Deal to sell UTA property on hold amid concerns about impact on nonprosecution agreement

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 7:29am

A deal to sell UTA property for an assembly plant in Clearfield was tabled Wednesday amid concerns about the impact of a former board member's involvement on the agency's nonprosecution agreement with federal prosecutors.

Pilot: The mystery of United's dead giant rabbit

Les Abend, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 7:01am

No doubt United Airlines has lost its sense of humor. The most fervent critics of the airline after the April 9 passenger-dragging fiasco on United Express Flight 3411 have also no doubt lost their sense of humor.

Trump says US won't leave NAFTA — for now

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 6:40am

President Donald Trump has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement at this time, just hours after administration officials said he was considering a draft executive order to do just that.

Child psychologist advises parents about pros, cons of controversial Netflix show

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 11:07pm

For years KSL has worked to break the silence on suicide. But a new Netflix original series is shining a bright new light on the issue and not everyone is happy about it.

Chaffetz to miss key votes on budget because of need for foot surgery

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 10:44pm

The congressman said he shattered his foot 12 years ago and now needs immediate surgery that will take him away from Washington for as long as a month.

Local college students bring trendy goat yoga to Utah

Caitlin Burchill  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 10:17pm

Derek Westover and Benson Richardson's friendship began a mile apart on farms in Idaho.

Storied Utah judge dies of cancer

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:54pm

Friends and colleagues said setbacks and heartache did not detract from Robert Hilder's mission to be fair and seek to understand people.

UVU student accidentally fires gun at food court

Annie Knox  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:45pm

University police are investigating what is believed to be an accident.

Trump rolls out executive order reviewing federal education rules

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:14pm

Gov. Gary Herbert spent a busy day in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, attending two executive order signing ceremonies by President Donald Trump. Aside from a monuments review, Herbert attended the signing of an executive order on education.

Do fake security signs prevent break-ins?

Safewise  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 9:00pm

Can you just slap a home security alarm company’s sticker on your window and keep potential thieves at bay? But there are significant drawbacks.

Do saturated fats clog your arteries? Controversial paper says 'no'

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:32pm

It is common knowledge supported by health experts everywhere: eating saturated fats will cause plaque to build up in the arteries. But a new editorial from three cardiologists say saturated fats do not clog arteries and the "clogged pipe" model of heart disease is "plain wrong."

Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

Sudhin Thanawala and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:02pm

President Donald Trump is lashing out at a judge's ruling blocking his attempt to strip funds from "sanctuary cities" that don't cooperate with U.S. immigration authorities, calling it "ridiculous" and vowing to go to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Wednesday's Child - Mikel

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 8:02pm

Mikel is a 13-year-old boy who is busier and more caring than most kids his age. He lives in the Utah foster care system and is hoping to be adopted.

Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on NKorea

Matthew Pennington and Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 7:42pm

The Trump administration told lawmakers Wednesday it will apply economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons program, as an extraordinary White House briefing served to tamp down talk of military action against an unpredictable and increasingly dangerous U.S. adversary.

Markets

DJIA 20950.03 -25.06
Nasdaq 6038.89 +13.66
S&P 500 2384.98 -2.47