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Trump lawyer says Georgia election interference case's prosecutor should be disqualified

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Trump lawyer says Georgia election interference case's prosecutor should be disqualified

Jack Queen, Reuters  |  Updated March 1 - 7:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

A lawyer for Donald Trump on Friday told a Georgia judge that the lead prosecutor who charged the former U.S. president with election interference should be disqualified because she may have lied to the court about her undisclosed affair with a top deputy.
1 killed in single-vehicle crash on I-15 in South Jordan

1 killed in single-vehicle crash on I-15 in South Jordan

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 7:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

One person was killed after a car hit the cement barrier on I-15 in South Jordan Friday evening.
Docutah returns to St. George for 14th year with films aiming 'to spark change in the world'

Docutah returns to St. George for 14th year with films aiming 'to spark change in the world'

Stephanie DeGraw, St. George News  |  Posted March 1 - 6:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Independent filmmaking can be challenging, but it also allows an opportunity to spark change in the hearts and minds of viewers.
'The toughest session I've had,' Utah House Democrats say

'The toughest session I've had,' Utah House Democrats say

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted March 1 - 6:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's House Democratic leadership said the legislative session ending Friday was the most politically polarized they've experienced. They cited a new change moving the candidate filing period to before the session as one reason why.
Truck driver pulled to safety after crash leaves vehicle dangling over bridge across Ohio River

Truck driver pulled to safety after crash leaves vehicle dangling over bridge across Ohio River

Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 5:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

The driver of a semitruck has been pulled to safety by firefighters following a crash that left the vehicle dangling over a bridge across the Ohio River.
Utah lawmakers approve downtown NBA/NHL arena bill as they seek 'vibrant' capital

Utah lawmakers approve downtown NBA/NHL arena bill as they seek 'vibrant' capital

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 5:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah lawmakers have approved a bill that paves the way for improvements to downtown Salt Lake City, including a possible new arena for the Utah Jazz and a potential National Hockey League franchise.
Here's what Utah lawmakers will tackle as legislative session comes to a close

Here's what Utah lawmakers will tackle as legislative session comes to a close

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 5:25 p.m.  |  Save Story

Lawmakers are expected to pass over 100 bills on the final day of the 2024 general legislative session Friday.
Some Utah ski resorts close, scale back operations due to gusty winds

Some Utah ski resorts close, scale back operations due to gusty winds

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 4:38 p.m.  |  Save Story

A wind advisory is in effect along the Wasatch Back and a winter storm warning goes into effect in the area late Saturday morning.
Biden approves military air drops of aid into Gaza after chaotic encounter left more than 100 dead

Biden approves military air drops of aid into Gaza after chaotic encounter left more than 100 dead

Zeke Miller, Aamer Madhani, and Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 4:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden says that the U.S. will begin airdropping humanitarian assistance into Gaza, a day after more than 100 Palestinians were killed during a chaotic encounter with Israeli troops.
Man sentenced for aggravated robbery, beating Washington County inmate to near death heads to prison

Man sentenced for aggravated robbery, beating Washington County inmate to near death heads to prison

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted March 1 - 4:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

While in jail on an armed robbery case, a man nearly beat a Washington County inmate to death. He now will serve prison time for both cases.
Teen injured in apparent case of 'hood surfing' at Bear River High, flown for care

Teen injured in apparent case of 'hood surfing' at Bear River High, flown for care

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 3:58 p.m.  |  Save Story

A teen sustained what officials believe to be serious injuries after a suspected "hood surfing" incident on Friday at Bear River High School.
COVID-19 no longer means 5 days in isolation, CDC says

COVID-19 no longer means 5 days in isolation, CDC says

Mike Stobbe, Associated Press  |  Posted March 1 - 3:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

U.S. health officials say people with COVID-19 no longer need to stay in isolation for five days. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention changed its longstanding guidance on Friday.
Have You Seen This? Missouri trooper defeats heavy hay bale

Have You Seen This? Missouri trooper defeats heavy hay bale

Matt Brooks, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 3:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

A highway trooper showed he doesn't skip leg day and kept the road safer when he nudged a heavy hay bale off the road in central Missouri.
5 reasons smaller college class sizes are beneficial

5 reasons smaller college class sizes are beneficial

Snow College  |  Posted March 1 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Everyone is different and educational needs vary — but here are some reasons you might want to consider attending a college with smaller class sizes.
It's no joke: Jim Gaffigan is returning to regale Salt Lake City for 2 nights

It's no joke: Jim Gaffigan is returning to regale Salt Lake City for 2 nights

Leigh Gibson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 2:27 p.m.  |  Save Story

Comedian Jim Gaffigan's Oct. 25 show in Salt Lake City sold out Friday so his team added another show the night before.
'It took a toll on me': How BYU's Ari Mackey-Williams turned torn ACL into rekindled faith

'It took a toll on me': How BYU's Ari Mackey-Williams turned torn ACL into rekindled faith

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 2:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Arielle Mackey-Williams was in a tough spot when the BYU guard suffered a season-ending ACL injury before her junior year.
President Joe Biden signs short-term spending bill to avoid partial government shutdown

President Joe Biden signs short-term spending bill to avoid partial government shutdown

Associated Press  |  Updated March 1 - 1:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden on Friday signed a short-term spending measure that keeps one set of federal agencies operating through March 8 and another set through March 22 — officially staving off a partial government shutdown that would have started on Sunday.
Salt Lake City man arrested on suspicion of drug dealing, found with nearly 2,000 fentanyl pills

Salt Lake City man arrested on suspicion of drug dealing, found with nearly 2,000 fentanyl pills

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 1:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

A suspected drug dealer is behind bars for the second time this month following the discovery of nearly 2,000 fentanyl pills in his car.
Here's what to expect as remnants of California blizzard head to Utah

Here's what to expect as remnants of California blizzard head to Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated March 1 - 1:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

A storm arriving in Utah this weekend has now sparked a flurry of winter storm warnings and watches across Utah.
Attorneys urge jury to consider intent in trial for man accused of murdering Provo officer in 2019

Attorneys urge jury to consider intent in trial for man accused of murdering Provo officer in 2019

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 12:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

The trial for the man accused of murdering Joseph Shinners began Friday. Matt Hoover's attorneys said he meant to shoot himself that fateful day, not Shinners.
Naples woman arrested, accused of shooting brother, another woman

Naples woman arrested, accused of shooting brother, another woman

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 12:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Police in Uintah County arrested a woman Wednesday after they say she shot her brother and another woman. All three live in a house in Naples.
Trump in court seeking delay of trial on mishandling classified documents

Trump in court seeking delay of trial on mishandling classified documents

Andrew Goudsward and Andy Sullivan, Reuters  |  Updated March 1 - 11:48 a.m.  |  Save Story

Donald Trump was in federal court in Florida on Friday to ask a judge to push back his criminal trial on charges of mishandling classified documents until the thick of the presidential campaign.
QUIZ: Which famous Jazz player are you? Enter for a chance to win 4 Jazz tickets!

QUIZ: Which famous Jazz player are you? Enter for a chance to win 4 Jazz tickets!

KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 11:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Enter to win a 4-pack of Jazz tickets!
US moon lander Odysseus goes dormant a week after lopsided landing

US moon lander Odysseus goes dormant a week after lopsided landing

Joey Roulette and Steve Gorman, Reuters  |  Posted March 1 - 11:27 a.m.  |  Save Story

Odysseus, the first U.S. spacecraft to land on the moon in half a century, lost power and went dormant on Thursday as it entered a frigid lunar night, ending its core mission after a lopsided touchdown one week ago that hindered its operations and scientific goals.
An interesting question the Supreme Court won't answer — yet

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An interesting question the Supreme Court won't answer — yet

Kelsey Dallas, Deseret News  |  Posted March 1 - 11:22 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Supreme Court won't consider whether potential jurors can be dismissed based on their religious beliefs.
'You just don't get it.' Judge admonishes NY man who fatally shot woman in driveway, sentences him to prison

'You just don't get it.' Judge admonishes NY man who fatally shot woman in driveway, sentences him to prison

Ray Sanchez, CNN  |  Posted March 1 - 11:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

Kevin Monahan was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in prison for shooting and killing a woman who was a passenger in a car that mistakenly drove up his driveway in rural New York last year.
'Preferred' Union Station upgrade plan emerges; Ogden redevelopment plans coalescing

'Preferred' Union Station upgrade plan emerges; Ogden redevelopment plans coalescing

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 10:07 a.m.  |  Save Story

Other downtown development plans in the works include the massive WonderBlock project and a shift to paid parking.
50K fentanyl pills, $43K cash seized in large Utah drug bust

50K fentanyl pills, $43K cash seized in large Utah drug bust

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 9:26 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah County Major Crimes Task Force made two large drugs busts in Magna and West Valley City on Thursday.
All eyes on quarterbacks as BYU football opens spring practices

All eyes on quarterbacks as BYU football opens spring practices

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 9:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

If there was a hostile competition between the two on Day 1 of the spring, Retzlaff wasn't showing it.
Bluffdale man faces first-degree felony in random Halloween party assault

Bluffdale man faces first-degree felony in random Halloween party assault

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 8:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Bluffdale man accused of randomly attacking a 17-year-old attending a Halloween party last fall is now facing a first-degree felony charge of aggravated assault.
What to know as Salt Lake City's biggest Sugar House road project begins

What to know as Salt Lake City's biggest Sugar House road project begins

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 8:25 a.m.  |  Save Story

A two-year project to revamp 2100 South in the heart of Sugar House is slated to begin on Monday.
Utah Legislature extends involuntary commitment for mental health crises

Utah Legislature extends involuntary commitment for mental health crises

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted March 1 - 8:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah House and Senate voted unanimously on Wednesday to extend the amount of time an individual with a dangerous mental health crisis can be committed to a hospital before being released or transferred to long-term treatment.
Police need help locating $140K fur coat stolen from Park City boutique

Police need help locating $140K fur coat stolen from Park City boutique

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 7:37 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Russian sable fur coat, valued at $140,000, was stolen from the Sitka Fur Gallery in Park City, police say.
Here's how Utah representatives voted on the stopgap bill to avert shutdown

Here's how Utah representatives voted on the stopgap bill to avert shutdown

Gitanjali Poonia, Deseret News  |  Posted March 1 - 6:55 a.m.  |  Save Story

The House of Representatives approved a stopgap bill to avert a government shutdown in a 320-99 vote Thursday.
2 Utah Department of Corrections workers credited for helping during medical emergencies

2 Utah Department of Corrections workers credited for helping during medical emergencies

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 1 - 6:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

Two workers with the Utah Department of Corrections in Gunnison were in the right place at the right time. They first provided aid to one person but ended up rescuing two.
Jazz coach Will Hardy has a 'lot of hope' for rookie Taylor Hendricks

Jazz coach Will Hardy has a 'lot of hope' for rookie Taylor Hendricks

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 10:56 p.m.  |  Save Story

Taylor Hendricks only had seven tickets to give out to Thursday's game against the Magic. He could have used a bit more.
Deivon Smith records 3rd triple-double as Runnin' Utes blowout Cardinal at home

Deivon Smith records 3rd triple-double as Runnin' Utes blowout Cardinal at home

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 10:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah led wire-to-wire in a 90-68 win over Stanford in the penultimate home game of the regular season.
Clergy protections for child abuse reporting approved by Utah Legislature

Clergy protections for child abuse reporting approved by Utah Legislature

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 10:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Senate on Thursday approved HB432, which provides legal protection to clergy members who voluntarily report ongoing child abuse or neglect from confessions.
Talking to your teens about dating: Workshop helps parents open the door to conversations

Talking to your teens about dating: Workshop helps parents open the door to conversations

Sky Mundell, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 10:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

A group of organizations called the Planting Seed Coalition wants to ensure that Utah teens who are actively dating can recognize the signs of a dangerous situation or person.
Biden pressures Trump to unblock migrant plan during dueling border visits

Biden pressures Trump to unblock migrant plan during dueling border visits

Steve Holland and Ted Hesson, Reuters  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 10:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden and Donald Trump used rival visits to the U.S.-Mexico border on Thursday to heap blame on each other over migrant crossings ahead of the November election.
The lesson the Jazz can take from the final 2 minutes in loss to Magic

The lesson the Jazz can take from the final 2 minutes in loss to Magic

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 9:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Magic used a 10-0 run in the final two minutes to pull away from the Jazz.
Review: 'Dune: Part 2' is a rare cinematic experience

Review: 'Dune: Part 2' is a rare cinematic experience

John Clyde for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 9:42 p.m.  |  Save Story

I like movies. But not all movies are a cinematic experience. See how I feel about the sequel of "Dune."
Navajo Nation reps press for funds to build road to isolated community

Navajo Nation reps press for funds to build road to isolated community

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 9:28 p.m.  |  Save Story

For years, Navajo Nation leaders have been seeking funds to build a new 38-mile road to the remote Navajo Mountain area on the reservation in extreme southeast Utah.
Details of Utah's bid for the 2034 Olympics formally submitted by governor, mayor

Details of Utah's bid for the 2034 Olympics formally submitted by governor, mayor

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 9:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Key backers of Utah's bid to host the 2034 Winter Games gathered Thursday to send thousands of pages of details about their hosting plans to the International Olympic Committee.
What's coming to Disney+ and coming and going on Hulu in March

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

Matt Brooks, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 8:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Here's a look at what's coming to Disney+ and coming and going on Hulu in March.
West Valley parents face criminal charges in death of 3-month-old daughter

West Valley parents face criminal charges in death of 3-month-old daughter

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 8:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

A West Valley father has been charged with murder in the death of his 3-month-old daughter and his wife is charged with withholding information from doctors and police.
US Senate approves bill to avert government shutdown, sends it to Biden

US Senate approves bill to avert government shutdown, sends it to Biden

David Morgan and Makini Brice, Reuters  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 7:54 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Democratic-majority U.S. Senate on Thursday approved a short-term stopgap spending bill to avert a partial government shutdown, after the Republican-controlled House of Representatives backed it with less than 36 hours before funding would have begun to run out.
Police identify man killed in Bountiful shooting

Police identify man killed in Bountiful shooting

Josh Ellis and Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 7:47 p.m.  |  Save Story

Bountiful police say one man was shot and killed Thursday morning. No arrests have been made in the shooting.
Dozens killed waiting for aid in Gaza; overall death toll passes 30,000

Dozens killed waiting for aid in Gaza; overall death toll passes 30,000

Nidal al-Mughrabi, Reuters  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 7:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

Gaza health authorities said more than 100 Palestinians had been shot dead by Israeli forces as they waited for an aid delivery on Thursday, but Israel challenged the death toll and said many of the victims had been run over by aid trucks.
Utah's getting 2 new state monuments. Here's what they are

Utah's getting 2 new state monuments. Here's what they are

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 7:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's newest two state monuments tell completely different stories about state history.
BYU's thrilling win over No. 7 Kansas only start of Big 12 breakout

BYU's thrilling win over No. 7 Kansas only start of Big 12 breakout

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 6:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Spencer Johnson sat in front of a microphone before the Cougars assembled at the Marriott Center Annex for practice.
Bangladesh building fire kills at least 43, injures dozens

Bangladesh building fire kills at least 43, injures dozens

Ruma Paul, Reuters  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 6:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

Bangladesh's health minister says a fire in a six-story commercial complex in the nation's capital, Dhaka, has killed at least 43 people and injured dozens of others.
No. 18 Utah women dominate in wire-to-wire blowout win over Washington State

No. 18 Utah women dominate in wire-to-wire blowout win over Washington State

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 29 - 5:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utes maintained a double-digit lead in a wire-to-wire win, beating the Cougars 82-67 in the first part of a doubleheader with the men's team at the Huntsman Center.
Utah man in prison for 20 years still won't apologize to child kidnapping victims

Utah man in prison for 20 years still won't apologize to child kidnapping victims

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 5:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah prison inmate convicted more than 20 years ago in separate cases of kidnapping two children is still refusing to directly apologize to them or admit criminal intent.
Utah senators kill compromise bill giving tenants more notice of rent increases

Utah senators kill compromise bill giving tenants more notice of rent increases

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 5:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah lawmaker's push to give tenants more notice of rent increases hit a wall as Republicans on a Senate committee voted not to advance it.
Miller family to donate $2.2 million in water conservation efforts in Utah

Miller family to donate $2.2 million in water conservation efforts in Utah

Karah Brackin, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 4:20 p.m.  |  Save Story

This week, the Larry H. and Gail Miller Foundation announced a $2.2 million donation to water conservation efforts in Utah.
'Remember': RootsTech 2024 kicks off with over a million participants

'Remember': RootsTech 2024 kicks off with over a million participants

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 4:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Over a million people from 190 countries gathered online and in person Thursday to kick off RootsTech 2024 and "Remember" why family history is important to them.
Meet the man changing the conversation about diversity, equity and inclusion

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Meet the man changing the conversation about diversity, equity and inclusion

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 29 - 3:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

With 400 public records requests and counting, John Sailer is putting a spotlight on universities' hiring procedures.

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