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'Permanent change is coming': Jurors hear about Chad Daybell's text messages

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'Permanent change is coming': Jurors hear about Chad Daybell's text messages

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Updated April 16 - 5:38 p.m.  |  Save Story

Prosecutors said Tuesday that Chad Daybell's Google searches and texts from 2019 show a belief that his then-wife and Lori Vallow Daybell's then-husband would not be around for long.
Judge gives man extradited from Scotland 4 more weeks to find attorney

Judge gives man extradited from Scotland 4 more weeks to find attorney

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 5:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah County judge on Tuesday agreed to give Nicholas Rossi an additional four weeks to hire an attorney to represent him on rape charges.
How Utah County residents can help Utah become a no-kill state

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How Utah County residents can help Utah become a no-kill state

Brian Higgins, KSL Classifieds  |  Posted April 16 - 4:55 p.m.  |  Save Story

On Feb. 27, Utah Gov. Spencer Cox declared 2024 a "No-Kill Shelter Year" for the state's animal shelters, but two-thirds of all the animals being killed in the state come from Utah County. See how you can help the state achieve no-kill status.
Jeweler accused of selling fake paintings now charged with falsifying diamond sales

Jeweler accused of selling fake paintings now charged with falsifying diamond sales

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 4:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man already accused of defrauding a Utah County woman with fake Van Gogh, Dali and Monet paintings is now charged with selling lab-grown diamonds as natural diamonds.
Tesla plans to lay off 10% of workforce after dismal quarterly sales, multiple news outlets report

Tesla plans to lay off 10% of workforce after dismal quarterly sales, multiple news outlets report

Associated Press  |  Posted April 16 - 4:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

After reporting dismal first-quarter sales, Tesla is planning to lay off about a tenth of its workforce as it tries to cut costs, multiple media outlets reported Monday. CEO Elon Musk detailed the plans in a memo sent to employees.
Have You Seen This? Well-liked NBA center becomes 'man of people' for bricking free throw

Have You Seen This? Well-liked NBA center becomes 'man of people' for bricking free throw

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 3:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Not all winners on the finale of the NBA's 2023-24 regular season clinched a playoff bid, or even a berth in this week's Play-in Tournament. Take Houston center Boban Marjanović, for example.
Off-duty UHP trooper arrested, accused of sexually abusing woman

Off-duty UHP trooper arrested, accused of sexually abusing woman

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated April 16 - 3:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper has been arrested and accused of touching a young woman inappropriately while off-duty.
Smith applies for revitalization partnership as Salt Lake City arena talks heat up

Smith applies for revitalization partnership as Salt Lake City arena talks heat up

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 3:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ryan Smith has applied to participate in a proposed revitalization zone that could include a new arena in downtown Salt Lake City as he reportedly nears a deal to acquire the Arizona Coyotes.
Star hunting: Danny Ainge details Utah Jazz rebuilding plan

Star hunting: Danny Ainge details Utah Jazz rebuilding plan

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 3:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Jazz feel they are in a position to make a blockbuster trade. The problem? They don't know when those moves will be available.
Trump's criminal hush money trial has its first 6 jurors

Trump's criminal hush money trial has its first 6 jurors

Luc Cohen, Jack Queen and Andy Sullivan, Reuters  |  Updated April 16 - 2:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

The first six jurors were selected on Tuesday to serve on Donald Trump's hush-money criminal trial, as the selection process continues to choose a panel of 12 members and six alternates who can be fair to the former president.
A new plan for the Great Salt Lake Basin is out. Will it help?

A new plan for the Great Salt Lake Basin is out. Will it help?

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted April 16 - 2:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Division of Water Resources and the Bureau of Reclamation announced Monday the finalization of the "work plan" for the Great Salt Lake Basin Integrated plan, which charts the course for developing the overall strategy.
Man who asked to use bathroom charged with trying to sexually assault child

Man who asked to use bathroom charged with trying to sexually assault child

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated April 16 - 1:50 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 19-year-old man was charged Tuesday with attempted rape of a child after police say he asked to use a bathroom at an Ephraim house, then entered a child's bedroom and tried to sexually assault her.
Alleged unlicensed, intoxicated driver charged in fatal crash that killed passenger

Alleged unlicensed, intoxicated driver charged in fatal crash that killed passenger

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 1:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Taylorsville woman is facing criminal charges for allegedly caused a crash that resulted in the death of a passenger in her vehicle.
2 men's 'high desert mountaineering' skills result in rare peak-scaling feat in Zion National Park

2 men's 'high desert mountaineering' skills result in rare peak-scaling feat in Zion National Park

Stephanie DeGraw, St. George News  |  Posted April 16 - 1:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Scaling a towering cliff in Zion National Park is daunting enough. Yet two local rock climbers pushed the envelope further by completing the longest peak climbing traverse, covering 28 miles in March.
Failure of manway cover determined cause of Highland flood, not pipe burst

Failure of manway cover determined cause of Highland flood, not pipe burst

Brianna Chavez, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 16 - 12:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A flood of tens of thousands of gallons of water in Highland Saturday was believed to have been caused by a pipe burst. The water company overseeing the issue confirmed it was actually a mechanical failure of a manway cover.
As old Ogden wildlife rehab center building comes down, dinosaur park expansion edges ahead

As old Ogden wildlife rehab center building comes down, dinosaur park expansion edges ahead

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 12:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Wildlife Rehabilitation Center moved to new space to make way for the George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park expansion, and demolition has commenced on the old rehab center building.
iPhone sales are plunging. Here's why

iPhone sales are plunging. Here's why

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Posted April 16 - 11:34 a.m.  |  Save Story

Apple's smartphone sales tumbled a stunning 10% last quarter, according to market research firm IDC. The main cause: iPhone sales in China fell sharply.
BYU hires Phoenix assistant Kevin Young as next men's basketball coach

BYU hires Phoenix assistant Kevin Young as next men's basketball coach

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated April 16 - 11:32 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Cougars are going to the NBA to bring their new head coach home.
Utah's secret weapon: How you can turn your idea into a thriving business

Utah's secret weapon: How you can turn your idea into a thriving business

The Startup State Initiative  |  Posted April 16 - 11:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah is one of the best places in the nation to make your entrepreneurial dreams come true. Here's how the Beehive State can help you create a thriving business.
How Harvard law students advance religious freedom with help of BYU grad

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How Harvard law students advance religious freedom with help of BYU grad

Mariya Manzhos, Deseret News  |  Posted April 16 - 11:16 a.m.  |  Save Story

Harvard Law School's Religious Freedom Clinic is a pro bono student program that offers representation and counsel to members of minority faiths on various religious liberty issues.
Fire destroys Copenhagen's Old Stock Exchange dating to 1600s, collapsing its dragon-tail spire

Fire destroys Copenhagen's Old Stock Exchange dating to 1600s, collapsing its dragon-tail spire

Jan M. Olsen, Associated Press  |  Updated April 16 - 11:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

A fire has swept through one of Copenhagen's oldest buildings, causing the collapse of the iconic spire from the 17th-century Old Stock Exchange.
Salt Lake City steps closer to new gas station rule after Sugar House Park drama

Salt Lake City steps closer to new gas station rule after Sugar House Park drama

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 10:46 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's capital city is a step closer to banning new gas stations from being constructed close to any body of water after a gas station was proposed — but rejected — near Sugar House Park.
Patrick Kinahan: BYU may go Young in finding Pope's replacement

Patrick Kinahan: BYU may go Young in finding Pope's replacement

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 10:19 a.m.  |  Save Story

For a church-sponsored school with a limited pool of candidates, the BYU men's basketball program stands an excellent chance to land a competent coach.
'He didn't have to die': Brother of victim in police shooting speaks out

'He didn't have to die': Brother of victim in police shooting speaks out

Debbie Worthen, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 16 - 9:58 a.m.  |  Save Story

For the first time, the family of a man shot and killed by Salt Lake police officers two weeks ago is speaking out.
Central Utah woman charged with taking money meant to pay her grandmother's bills

Central Utah woman charged with taking money meant to pay her grandmother's bills

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 9:31 a.m.  |  Save Story

The granddaughter of an elderly Huntington woman is facing criminal charges accusing her of taking money meant to pay for the grandmother's bills.
West Valley man charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman he offered ride to

West Valley man charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman he offered ride to

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 8:55 a.m.  |  Save Story

A West Valley man who allegedly offered a ride to an 18-year-old woman who was lost in Salt Lake City has been charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting her.
Next stop for the IOC delegation that praised Utah's 2034 Winter Games bid? The French Alps

Next stop for the IOC delegation that praised Utah's 2034 Winter Games bid? The French Alps

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted April 16 - 8:23 a.m.  |  Save Story

The IOC's Future Host Commission that visited Utah last week heads to France next week to do the same for the proposed 2030 Winter Games venues.
Father of Utah Marine reacts to new report about attack that killed his son

Father of Utah Marine reacts to new report about attack that killed his son

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 16 - 8:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

The father of a Utah Marine who was killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan three years ago is reacting to a new report about that deadly day.
Intermountain Health nurse-midwives launch new gynecology access clinic

Intermountain Health nurse-midwives launch new gynecology access clinic

Intermountain LiveWell  |  Posted April 16 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

But midwives don't just deliver babies and provide prenatal care, they also see patients for a variety of women's health concerns and conditions from puberty to menopause, and beyond.
UDOT nixes wildlife crossing idea in Park City to advocacy group's dismay

UDOT nixes wildlife crossing idea in Park City to advocacy group's dismay

Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 16 - 7:46 a.m.  |  Save Story

A wildlife group is trying to figure out how to move forward after the Utah Department of Transportation said it will not pursue building a wildlife crossing on the highway leading into Park City. UDOT is explaining the decision, as the advocacy group questions UDOT's choice.
How Ted Wilson 'set the groundwork' for what Salt Lake City has today

How Ted Wilson 'set the groundwork' for what Salt Lake City has today

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 6:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

Salt Lake City put together a small public memorial on the third floor of the Salt Lake City-County Building for former Mayor Ted Wilson, who died Thursday at age 84. The memorial will be open to the public between Tuesday and Friday,
Family of missing St. George woman holds candlelight vigil, vows to never give up hope

Family of missing St. George woman holds candlelight vigil, vows to never give up hope

E. George Goold, St. George News  |  Posted April 15 - 10:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

It has been five months since Courtney Lynne Townsend disappeared and her family hasn't stopped seeking her return for a single moment.
Making cement is damaging for the climate. One solution is opening in California

Making cement is damaging for the climate. One solution is opening in California

Isabella O'malley, Associated Press  |  Posted April 15 - 10:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

The cement industry is one of the largest emitters of carbon dioxide and is responsible for some 8% of global emissions each year. But demand for cement, an ingredient for concrete, keeps growing as the world constructs more buildings.
Utah researchers collect samples to map spread of respiratory illness through dirt, dust

Utah researchers collect samples to map spread of respiratory illness through dirt, dust

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 9:38 p.m.  |  Save Story

A team of University of Utah researchers are studying a fungal respiratory infection being spread by the soil and dust in Utah.
Celebration of life planned for JJ Vallow and Tylee Ryan in eastern Idaho

Celebration of life planned for JJ Vallow and Tylee Ryan in eastern Idaho

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted April 15 - 9:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

The public is invited to a celebration of life in honor of Joshua "JJ" Vallow and Tylee Ryan later this month.
More people are working well past retirement age. It's not easy

More people are working well past retirement age. It's not easy

Nicole Goodkind, CNN  |  Posted April 15 - 8:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

Americans over 75 are the fastest-growing age group in the workforce, more than quadrupling in size since 1964, according to the Pew Research Center. Forecasters expect that cohort of older working Americans to double over the next decade.
Stop, drop, cover and hold on: Annual 'shakeout' event aims to prepare Utahns for an earthquake

Stop, drop, cover and hold on: Annual 'shakeout' event aims to prepare Utahns for an earthquake

Sky Mundell, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 8:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ahead of this year's Great Utah Shakeout, the Utah Division of Emergency Management is teaching Utahns how to navigate an emergency caused by an earthquake.
Utes star Alissa Pili selected No. 8 overall to Minnesota Lynx in WNBA draft

Utes star Alissa Pili selected No. 8 overall to Minnesota Lynx in WNBA draft

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated April 15 - 8:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Pili no longer has to wonder about her professional career after a team made her dream a reality Monday night at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Church of Jesus Christ invites everyone to come see the Layton Utah Temple

Church of Jesus Christ invites everyone to come see the Layton Utah Temple

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 8:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

The open house for the Layton Utah Temple begins on Friday, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is inviting everyone to tour the temple until June 1.
US Supreme Court lets Idaho enforce ban on transgender-related treatment for minors

US Supreme Court lets Idaho enforce ban on transgender-related treatment for minors

Andrew Chung, Reuters  |  Updated April 15 - 7:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

The conservative-majority U.S. Supreme Court on Monday let a Republican-backed law in Idaho that criminalizes transgender-related treatment for minors broadly take effect after a federal judge blocked it as unconstitutional.
Caitlin Clark taken No. 1 in the WNBA draft by the Indiana Fever, as expected

Caitlin Clark taken No. 1 in the WNBA draft by the Indiana Fever, as expected

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Updated April 15 - 7:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Caitlin Clark has been selected with the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft by the Indiana Fever.
'We are not immune': Salt Lake County DA encourages community to report child abuse

'We are not immune': Salt Lake County DA encourages community to report child abuse

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 7:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office and law enforcement encouraged the community to come forward and report instances of child abuse.
Lights On! and West Jordan police team up to help drivers with mechanical issues

Lights On! and West Jordan police team up to help drivers with mechanical issues

Karah Brackin, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 15 - 6:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

The West Jordan Police Department is allowing officers to give a voucher for drivers who were pulled over for mechanical issues instead of a ticket.
2 visitors captured on video destroying ancient rock formations at Lake Mead

2 visitors captured on video destroying ancient rock formations at Lake Mead

Elizabeth Wolfe, CNN  |  Posted April 15 - 6:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two visitors at Lake Mead National Recreation Area were captured on video destroying ancient rock formations and park rangers are seeking the public's help in identifying the suspects.
Herriman teen blazing her way through barbecue competitions

Herriman teen blazing her way through barbecue competitions

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 5:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Herriman teen is on her way to earning the title of "grill master" as she blazes her way through national grilling competitions.
National Park Week: A celebration of America's diverse natural beauty

National Park Week: A celebration of America's diverse natural beauty

Emma Pitts, Deseret News  |  Posted April 15 - 4:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

April 20 kicks off National Park Week, during which all parks that charge visitors an entrance fee will be free.
'I'm not coming back': Prosecutors show video of Chad Daybell talking to daughter after arrest

'I'm not coming back': Prosecutors show video of Chad Daybell talking to daughter after arrest

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated April 15 - 4:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

Idaho law enforcement officers on Monday testified about the events of the day human remains were found in Chad Daybell's yard and shared video of his arrest. They also talked about Tammy Daybell's autopsy.
BYU will reportedly interview men's basketball coaching candidates this week

BYU will reportedly interview men's basketball coaching candidates this week

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 4:11 p.m.  |  Save Story

The coaching search is moving at BYU men's basketball, with candidates reportedly set to interview Tuesday and Wednesday, according to CBS Sports' Matt Norlander.
Pro-Palestinian demonstrators block traffic into Chicago airport, causing headaches for travelers

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators block traffic into Chicago airport, causing headaches for travelers

Sophia Tareen, Associated Press  |  Posted April 15 - 4:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators blocked a freeway leading to three Chicago O'Hare International Airport terminals, temporarily stopping vehicle traffic into one of the nation's busiest airports.
Jury selection under way in historic Trump criminal trial

Jury selection under way in historic Trump criminal trial

Luc Cohen and Jack Queen, Reuters  |  Updated April 15 - 3:50 p.m.  |  Save Story

The judge in former President Donald Trump's trial dismissed dozens of potential New York City jurors on Monday who said they could not fairly decide whether the presumptive Republican presidential nominee for November's election illegally covered up a hush money payment to a porn star.
Have You Seen This? Car flies into garage over several vehicles

Have You Seen This? Car flies into garage over several vehicles

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 3:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

While many enjoy the "Fast and Furious" franchise, not many would enjoy it playing out in their neighborhood.
Utah husband, father who died in snowmachine accident in Island Park, lived a life dedicated to helping others

Utah husband, father who died in snowmachine accident in Island Park, lived a life dedicated to helping others

Brittni Johnson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted April 15 - 3:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

A husband and father who lived a life full of service is also being remembered for the love he showed others.
Videos show knife-wielding man ignored commands by police before being fatally shot

Videos show knife-wielding man ignored commands by police before being fatally shot

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 2:25 p.m.  |  Save Story

Body camera videos were released Monday from a fatal officer-involved shooting on April 2 involving Salt Lake City police and a man holding a knife in April.
NHL's executive committee has reportedly approved Coyotes' move to Salt Lake City

NHL's executive committee has reportedly approved Coyotes' move to Salt Lake City

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 2:18 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah is a step closer to landing an NHL team.
10 years after armed standoff, Bundy cattle are still grazing disputed rangeland

10 years after armed standoff, Bundy cattle are still grazing disputed rangeland

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted April 15 - 2:14 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ten years later, Cliven Bundy and his family are still grazing cattle on disputed southern Nevada rangeland where armed protesters and federal agents stared each other down through rifle sights.
Gun supervisor for 'Rust' movie gets 18 months in prison for fatal shooting by Alec Baldwin on set

Gun supervisor for 'Rust' movie gets 18 months in prison for fatal shooting by Alec Baldwin on set

Morgan Lee, Associated Press  |  Updated April 15 - 2:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

A movie weapons supervisor has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for the fatal shooting of a cinematographer by Alec Baldwin on the set of the Western film "Rust."
It's Tax Day. And your refund may be big this year

It's Tax Day. And your refund may be big this year

Fatima Hussein, Associated Press  |  Posted April 15 - 1:41 p.m.  |  Save Story

On this Tax Day, refunds are looking a bit bigger for taxpayers.

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