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Ogden Valley incorporation meetings set; booster foresees possible question on November ballot

Ogden Valley incorporation meetings set; booster foresees possible question on November ballot

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 10:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Boosters pushing for incorporation of the Ogden Valley are hosting a series of talks on the issue and hope to get the question on the November election ballot.
Trump sought to 'hoodwink' voters with porn star payment, prosecutor tells jury

Trump sought to 'hoodwink' voters with porn star payment, prosecutor tells jury

Jack Queen, Luc Cohen and Andy Sullivan, Reuters  |  Updated May 28 - 10:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A New York prosecutor told jurors that the hush money payment at the heart of former President Donald Trump's criminal trial was an attempt to "hoodwink the American voter" during the 2016 election, as lawyers made their closing arguments on Tuesday.
Japan's Toyota puts hopes in compact engine that runs on biofuels

Japan's Toyota puts hopes in compact engine that runs on biofuels

Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press  |  Posted May 28 - 10:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Japanese automaker Toyota introduced plans to cast a futuristic spin on the traditional internal combustion engine.
Why water property taxes are going up in Salt Lake City and Sandy

Why water property taxes are going up in Salt Lake City and Sandy

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 9:40 p.m.  |  Save Story

Property taxes in two Salt Lake County cities are increasing to meet a growing need for water infrastructure improvements.
Pregnancy takes 50K more calories over 9 months, study shows. That's 164 Snickers bars

Pregnancy takes 50K more calories over 9 months, study shows. That's 164 Snickers bars

Madeline Holcombe, CNN  |  Posted May 28 - 9:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

Having a baby is energetically much more expensive than commonly thought, according to new research. Creating and carrying a little one takes 49,753 dietary calories.
What's coming to Disney+ and coming and going on Hulu in June

What's coming to Disney+ and coming and going on Hulu in June

Matt Brooks, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 8:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

Several series and season premieres are coming this June to Disney+ and Hulu.
Spanish Fork teen hit by car leaves hospital; friend still in induced coma

Spanish Fork teen hit by car leaves hospital; friend still in induced coma

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 8:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

One of two teenage girls who was hit by a vehicle earlier this month has been released from the hospital.
New Salt Lake indie music festival announces lineup for September shows

New Salt Lake indie music festival announces lineup for September shows

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 7:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Some familiar faces will be returning to Salt Lake City for the area's newest indie music festival, the Love Letters Music Festival.
Utah governor calls on community for help amid historic shortage of foster families

Utah governor calls on community for help amid historic shortage of foster families

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 7:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

The number of licensed foster care families in Utah is the lowest it's been in 25 years, experts say. Now Gov. Spencer Cox is calling on Utahns to step up and help children in need.
Police detain 1 person in connection with fatal west Salt Lake shooting

Police detain 1 person in connection with fatal west Salt Lake shooting

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated May 28 - 6:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

Salt Lake police have detained one person and are investigating a fatal shooting that happened Tuesday afternoon.
Officials identify man who crashed, died after alleged road rage incident in Spanish Fork

Officials identify man who crashed, died after alleged road rage incident in Spanish Fork

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 6:11 p.m.  |  Save Story

Officials released the identity of the man who crashed into a tree and died after an alleged road rage incident in Spanish Fork last month.
China's military shows off rifle-toting robot dogs

China's military shows off rifle-toting robot dogs

Brad Lendon and Nectar Gan, CNN  |  Posted May 28 - 6:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

China's military recently showed off a robot dog with an automatic rifle mounted on its back.
Attempt to scare teens leads to criminal charge for Orem man in devil mask, police say

Attempt to scare teens leads to criminal charge for Orem man in devil mask, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 5:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

An Orem man is facing a criminal charge accusing him of scaring a group of teens in a remote area with a Halloween mask, then acting like he had a gun, charges say.
Can cats and dogs get bird flu? What to know to keep pets safe

Can cats and dogs get bird flu? What to know to keep pets safe

Lois M. Collins, Deseret News  |  Posted May 28 - 5:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Cats are reportedly susceptible to the bird flu, while infection in dogs is less common.
Americans are feeling better about the economy for the first time in months

Americans are feeling better about the economy for the first time in months

Bryan Mena, CNN  |  Posted May 28 - 4:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

Americans' attitudes toward the economy improved this month for the first time since January, thanks to better perceptions of the job market.
Remains believed to be St. George woman, missing 6 months, have been found

Remains believed to be St. George woman, missing 6 months, have been found

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 4:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

Kane County investigators believe they have found the remains of Courtney Townsend, a 32-year-old St. George woman who went missing in November.
Have You Seen This? USPS driver reaches 105 mph racing a Mustang, deputy says

Have You Seen This? USPS driver reaches 105 mph racing a Mustang, deputy says

Matt Brooks, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 3:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

It was not a speedy delivery. A deputy suspected it was a race.
Man who survived fatal avalanche tumbled 300 feet before finding other skiers, calling for help

Man who survived fatal avalanche tumbled 300 feet before finding other skiers, calling for help

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 3:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

A new report offers harrowing details of an avalanche that killed two skiers and partially buried another in Utah's mountains earlier this month.
How to raise funds for your app idea

How to raise funds for your app idea

AppsTango  |  Posted May 28 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Innovative apps are not just enhancing everyday convenience, they're also opening new avenues for entrepreneurs to generate substantial income.
Paper crane creations: Hurricane artist turns origami folds into fashion and art

Paper crane creations: Hurricane artist turns origami folds into fashion and art

Jessi Bang, St. George News  |  Posted May 28 - 2:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

From paper cranes to glass-encased roses, one woman with nimble fingers and a creative spirit is transforming simple paper folds into art and jewelry.
US home prices hit another record high in March

US home prices hit another record high in March

Bryan Mena, CNN  |  Updated May 28 - 2:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

U.S. home prices reached a record high in March, reflecting the housing market's persistent affordability crisis.
2 charged in stabbing at Salt Lake convenience store

2 charged in stabbing at Salt Lake convenience store

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 1:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two Sandy men have been charged with stabbing and luring a man to a Salt Lake gas station so he could be attacked.
Remembering back 176 years: How Utah stopped being part of Mexico

Remembering back 176 years: How Utah stopped being part of Mexico

Lee Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted May 28 - 1:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

This coming Thursday, May 30, is expected to pass without fanfare — despite the fact that one of the most momentous historical events in Utah history happened 176 years ago.
Papua New Guinea orders evacuations after landslide; thousands feared buried

Papua New Guinea orders evacuations after landslide; thousands feared buried

Lewis Jackson and Renju Jose, Reuters  |  Updated May 28 - 12:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

Papua New Guinea ordered thousands of residents to evacuate from the path of a still-active landslide on Tuesday after parts of a mountain collapsed burying at least 2,000 people, according to government estimates.
Testimony wraps up in Chad Daybell murder trial; closing arguments Wednesday

Testimony wraps up in Chad Daybell murder trial; closing arguments Wednesday

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Updated May 28 - 12:43 p.m.  |  Save Story

Jurors were excused after only a few hours of rebuttal witnesses Tuesday, and closing arguments are scheduled for Wednesday in the murder trial for Chad Daybell.
Painting Trump out of a corner

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Painting Trump out of a corner

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted May 28 - 12:14 p.m.  |  Save Story

2,000 miles from the Manhattan courthouse where former President Donald Trump is standing trial, artist Jon McNaughton is preparing for the worst.
Mountain bike community wants to buy adaptive bike for Lehi teen with inoperable brain tumor

Mountain bike community wants to buy adaptive bike for Lehi teen with inoperable brain tumor

Arianne Brown for KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 12:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

After eight years of treatments, now-inoperable cancer has paralyzed Calvin Smith's right side. So, his mountain biking community is coming together to buy him an adaptive bike.
Feeling dehydrated after surgery or illness? This Utah Spa is helping people feel back to normal

Feeling dehydrated after surgery or illness? This Utah Spa is helping people feel back to normal

Prime IV Hydration & Wellness  |  Posted May 28 - 11:34 a.m.  |  Save Story

Prime IV Hydration & Wellness is an Orem, Utah company that specializes in carefully administering proprietary blends of vitamins, minerals and amino acids via IV infusions.
T-Mobile to buy almost all of US Cellular in deal worth $4.4B with debt

T-Mobile to buy almost all of US Cellular in deal worth $4.4B with debt

Michelle Chapman, Associated Press  |  Updated May 28 - 10:58 a.m.  |  Save Story

T-Mobile is buying U.S. Cellular's wireless operations and certain spectrum assets in a deal valued at $4.4 billion. T-Mobile will get U.S. Cellular's wireless operations and about 30% of spectrum assets across several spectrum bands.
Utah veterans think of friends while preparing for honor flight

Utah veterans think of friends while preparing for honor flight

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 28 - 10:48 a.m.  |  Save Story

Monday was a special Memorial Day for more than 70 Utah war veterans who are preparing for an honor flight Tuesday.
Patrick Kinahan: Avoid getting Big 12 tattoos just yet, Utah fans

Patrick Kinahan: Avoid getting Big 12 tattoos just yet, Utah fans

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 10:28 a.m.  |  Save Story

Add seer to the multitude of job descriptions Kyle Whittingham holds as Utah's head football coach.
Martha Hughes Cannon statue headed to US Capitol

Martha Hughes Cannon statue headed to US Capitol

Lindsay Aerts, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 28 - 10:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

A statue of Martha Hughes Cannon, the first woman state senator, is headed to Washington to represent Utah.
BYU lands commitment from 2025 projected lottery pick Egor Demin of Real Madrid

BYU lands commitment from 2025 projected lottery pick Egor Demin of Real Madrid

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 9:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

Kevin Young's recruiting pool at BYU extended across the Atlantic Ocean with a commitment Tuesday from Real Madrid.
Family friend of Levi Wright gives update on boy's condition, worldwide support

Family friend of Levi Wright gives update on boy's condition, worldwide support

Brittany Tait, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 28 - 9:32 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah family continues to pray for Levi Wright, who was swept down a Beaver County creek one week ago and continues to fight for his life.
UTA might give you a free ride to your Salt Lake City event this summer

UTA might give you a free ride to your Salt Lake City event this summer

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 9:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

Have tickets to a Salt Lake City event this summer? There's a chance the Utah Transit Authority will give you a free ride.
UHP trooper charged with sexually abusing woman while off-duty

UHP trooper charged with sexually abusing woman while off-duty

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 8:20 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper was charged Monday with forcible sexual abuse after investigators say he inappropriately touched a woman who was in his home.
Is either political party the home of working-class voters?

Is either political party the home of working-class voters?

Hanna Seariac, Deseret News  |  Posted May 28 - 8:12 a.m.  |  Save Story

A shift from a couple of years ago has held steady — more Republicans identify as working or lower class than Democrats do.
Here are some of the best summertime date ideas in Utah Valley

Here are some of the best summertime date ideas in Utah Valley

Utah Valley Chamber  |  Posted May 28 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

In Utah Valley there are lots of places and activities to help singles (or couples!) get to know each other better while making memories. Here are a few options to explore this summer.
These Gen Zers want you to break up with social media this summer

These Gen Zers want you to break up with social media this summer

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted May 28 - 7:41 a.m.  |  Save Story

Two BYU students have launched a movement, "Summer Off Socials." Participants will ditch one social media platform for the summer and replace it with in-person connections.
At least 22 dead in Memorial Day weekend storms that devastated several US states

At least 22 dead in Memorial Day weekend storms that devastated several US states

Bruce Schreiner and Julio Cortez, Associated Press  |  Updated May 28 - 6:55 a.m.  |  Save Story

A series of powerful storms in the central and southern U.S. over the Memorial Day holiday weekend has killed at least 22 people as they left a wide trail of destroyed homes, businesses and power outages.
CDC study says 1 in 9 children in the US have ADHD

CDC study says 1 in 9 children in the US have ADHD

Lois M. Collins, Deseret News  |  Posted May 28 - 6:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

By 2022, 7.1 million children in the United States — about 1 in 9 — had been diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, according to a new study.
Westbound I-80 in Salt Lake County reopens after wrong-way collision

Westbound I-80 in Salt Lake County reopens after wrong-way collision

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated May 27 - 9:56 p.m.  |  Save Story

Westbound I-80 was closed for several hours in Salt Lake County due to a wrong-way collision.
9 displaced by house fire in Payson; $200K in damage

9 displaced by house fire in Payson; $200K in damage

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 9:50 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Payson house fire did $200,000 of damage and displaced nine people Monday, according to fire officials.
BYU grad creates 'Better Party' in Missouri, attracts help of Evan McMullin's campaign director

BYU grad creates 'Better Party' in Missouri, attracts help of Evan McMullin's campaign director

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted May 27 - 9:47 p.m.  |  Save Story

The independent Senate campaign of Brigham Young University alum Jared Young has attracted the help of the architect behind Evan McMullin's 2016 presidential run that won 21% of the vote in Utah and 730,000 votes nationwide.
'Utah's gift to the nation': Statue of Responsibility inches closer to home in Utah

'Utah's gift to the nation': Statue of Responsibility inches closer to home in Utah

Hanna Seariac, Deseret News  |  Posted May 27 - 9:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's fiscal responsibility makes it an ideal location for the Statue of Responsibility, Steve Cohen, president and CEO of the Statue of Responsibility Foundation, says.
5 tips to boost your microwave's performance and longevity

5 tips to boost your microwave's performance and longevity

Grant Olsen for KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 8:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

With just a little maintenance and awareness, you can help your microwave have a not-so-micro lifespan.
'She's been really brave': Idaho teen miraculously survives rollover crash

'She's been really brave': Idaho teen miraculously survives rollover crash

Brittni Johnson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted May 27 - 8:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 16-year-old Idaho girl is home recovering after being in a car crash that left her with several injuries, including a broken neck.
Police searching for fleeing robbers who they say fired at a pursuing vehicle

Police searching for fleeing robbers who they say fired at a pursuing vehicle

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 7:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

Police are searching for people they say fired at another car while fleeing an alleged robbery in a parking lot near the Shops at South Town in Sandy on Monday.
Utah National Guard soldiers on humanitarian medical mission to Morocco

Utah National Guard soldiers on humanitarian medical mission to Morocco

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 27 - 7:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

A special humanitarian medical mission is underway in the Kingdom of Morocco involving 82 soldiers from the Utah National Guard.
Is college worth it? Here's what this national study says

Is college worth it? Here's what this national study says

Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News  |  Posted May 27 - 7:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Just 1 in 4 American adults say it's extremely or very important to have a four-year college degree to get a well-paying job in today's economy.
Forget Ozempic and Wegovy — Utahns embracing natural solution to boost GLP-1

Forget Ozempic and Wegovy — Utahns embracing natural solution to boost GLP-1

HLTH Code  |  Posted May 27 - 7:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Given the potential side effects of GLP-1 prescription drugs, many Utahns are seeking alternative methods to naturally boost GLP-1 levels in the body.
Utah family obtains legal assistance to help get children they adopted out of Haiti

Utah family obtains legal assistance to help get children they adopted out of Haiti

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 27 - 6:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

In hopes of getting their two adopted children out of Haiti, a Utah family has joined with more than 20 other families in hiring the Fox Rothschild law firm, which deals with difficult international adoptions.
Military labs do the detective work to identify soldiers decades after they died in World War II

Military labs do the detective work to identify soldiers decades after they died in World War II

Josh Funk, Associated Press  |  Updated May 27 - 5:55 p.m.  |  Save Story

Generations of American families have grown up not knowing exactly what happened to their loved ones who died while serving their country in World War II and other conflicts.
2024 summer movie preview

2024 summer movie preview

John Clyde for KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 5:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

A sneak peek at some of the biggest movies headed to the theater this summer.
77-year-old man seriously injured in Kane County crash; deputy's car struck while responding

77-year-old man seriously injured in Kane County crash; deputy's car struck while responding

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 4:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 77-year-old man on a trike motorcycle crashed into the guardrail while traveling north on U.S. 89 several miles south of Mount Carmel Junction on Monday.
Utah Democrats name attorney Nathaniel Woodward as nominee for 2nd District House seat

Utah Democrats name attorney Nathaniel Woodward as nominee for 2nd District House seat

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 4:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

Nathaniel Woodward, an attorney from Price, was picked as the Democratic nominee for Utah's 2nd Congressional District, the party announced Saturday.
Sandy homeless shelter resident jailed on suspicion of killing roommate

Sandy homeless shelter resident jailed on suspicion of killing roommate

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated May 27 - 3:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Sandy homeless shelter resident has been jailed on suspicion of murder in the death of her roommate inside the room they shared.
Netanyahu acknowledges 'tragic mistake' after Rafah strike kills dozens of Palestinians

Netanyahu acknowledges 'tragic mistake' after Rafah strike kills dozens of Palestinians

Melanie Lidman, Tia Goldenberg and Samy Magdy, Associated Press  |  Updated May 27 - 3:14 p.m.  |  Save Story

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged that a "tragic mistake" was made after an Israeli strike in the southern Gaza city of Rafah killed at least 45 people in a tent housing camp.
'I love my country': Veterans, Cox focus on service, honoring military on Memorial Day

'I love my country': Veterans, Cox focus on service, honoring military on Memorial Day

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted May 27 - 3:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

Gov. Spencer Cox and others at a Memorial Day service in Salt Lake City stressed the importance of service and honoring veterans who have died while serving.

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