First 'community fridge' opens on west side of Salt Lake City
A community refrigerator sits outside a Salt Lake woman's home. It's from the Salt Lake Community Mutual Aid group and is there for people who might need something to eat.
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Haven Daley, Associated Press | Posted Oct. 17 - 4:49 p.m.
Bill Clinton arrived Sunday at his home in New York to continue recovering from an infection that left him in treatment for six days at a Southern California hospital, officials said.
Dánica Coto and Evens Sanon, Associated Press | Updated Oct. 17 - 3:18 p.m.
A notorious Haitian gang known for brazen kidnappings and killings was accused by police Sunday of abducting 17 missionaries from a U.S.-based organization. Five children were believed to be among those kidnapped.
Ashley Fredde, KSL.com | Updated Oct. 17 - 1:38 p.m.
Police are trying to locate a man after his ex-girlfriend was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds early Sunday in a Taylorsville house.
Devan Cole, CNN | Posted Oct. 17 - 1:05 p.m.
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg predicted on Sunday that supply chain issues facing the U.S. will continue into 2022, but stressed that Congress potentially passing President Joe Biden's infrastructure proposal is the best way to help alleviate those problems.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 17 - 12:16 p.m.
The Cougars' time in the national rankings has come to an end … at least for now.
Brittany Tait, KSL-TV | Posted Oct. 17 - 11:11 a.m.
A Lehi teen will soon see her published name in bookstores. Sarah Humpherys, 17, signed a national publishing book deal when her fantasy novel, "Stone Cold," was published in New York.
Christian Sagers, Deseret News | Posted Oct. 17 - 11:02 a.m.
I went to Casper, Wyoming, expecting to see the Bar J Wranglers take their final bow. What I found was more hopeful than I thought.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 17 - 10:01 a.m.
The Iowa loss was the biggest upset of Week 7 as seven team went undefeated on their bye weeks.
Deepti Hajela, Associated Press | Posted Oct. 17 - 9:15 a.m.
Mask rules, vaccination mandates and business shutdowns have all landed in the courts during the COVID-19 outbreak, confronting judges with questions of science and government authority. Now they are increasingly being asked to weigh in on the deworming drug ivermectin.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 17 - 8:04 a.m.
Saturday's 38-24 loss on the road in a future conference rival's home stadium didn't just end anything but a Independence Bowl bid for the Cougars, but showed just how far the program needs to grow to live up to the Big 12's standard.
Robert J. DeBry and Associates | Posted Oct. 17 - 8:00 a.m.
Here's just a handful of Utah podcasters making (air)waves with their shows.
Katie McKellar, Deseret News | Posted Oct. 17 - 7:15 a.m.
The Utah State Prison's campus has locked up 600 acres of Draper land for 60 years. The grand vision for the soon-to-be former prison site is a master-planned "complete community."
Milee Enger, KSL.com | Updated Oct. 16 - 10:36 p.m.
Elelyon Noa's 11-yard touchdown run with 35 seconds left carried Utah State past winless UNLV 28-24.
Garna Mejia, KSL-TV | Posted Oct. 16 - 10:31 p.m.
Dozens gathered at a church building in Tooele Saturday to search for Rick Morris, a 32-year-old diabetic who has been missing for several months.
Associated Press | Posted Oct. 16 - 9:50 p.m.
Netflix said Friday that it had fired an employee for disclosing confidential financial information about what it paid for Dave Chappelle's comedy special "The Closer," which some condemned as being transphobic.
Matt Rascon, KSL-TV | Posted Oct. 16 - 9:15 p.m.
Salt Lake County was preparing to receive hundreds of Afghan refugees Friday, nearly two months after the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan and weeks after the first Afghan refugee arrived in the state.
Trevor Hunnicutt, Reuters | Posted Oct. 16 - 8:23 p.m.
President Joe Biden on Saturday vowed to move forward with policing reform, telling a gathering honoring slain officers that their profession is called on to do too much.
Scott McFetridge, Associated Press | Posted Oct. 16 - 7:49 p.m.
Like other ranchers across the country, Rusty Kemp for years grumbled about rock-bottom prices paid for the cattle he raised in central Nebraska, even as the cost of beef at grocery stores kept climbing.
Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 16 - 7:02 p.m.
Compassion Mobility along with other organizations, surprised three families with gifts that will improve their quality of life, including an accessible van for Reese Thorne and his family.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Updated Oct. 16 - 6:51 p.m.
Gerry Bohanon recorded his first interception of the season, but also threw for 231 yards and a touchdown while Baylor piled up 303 yards on the ground in a 38-24 win over BYU.
Ashley Fredde, KSL.com | Updated Oct. 16 - 6:11 p.m.
Two people died and two others were transported to a hospital Friday evening after a two-vehicle crash near 400 South and State Street in Orem, police said.
Lisi Merkley, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 16 - 5:44 p.m.
One woman died and three others were injured after a crash in Salt Lake City on Saturday. The crash occurred in the area of 1200 West and 500 North after reports were made of a car driving erratically, police said.
Jen Christensen, CNN | Posted Oct. 16 - 4:51 p.m.
Nearly 66 million people in the United States who are eligible still have not gotten vaccinated against COVID-19, no matter how much danger that puts them in and no matter how many incentives or mandates have been thrown at them.
Ashton Goodell, KSL-TV | Posted Oct. 16 - 4:07 p.m.
For health care workers, there doesn't seem to be an end in sight to the long days and the difficult cases related to COVID-19, which is why a Saint George web developer came up with an easy way for people to share their gratitude.
Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Oct. 16 - 3:20 p.m.
It's not always the head-butting you have to worry about.
Kanishka Singh, Reuters | Posted Oct. 16 - 2:05 p.m.
The Pentagon has offered unspecified condolence payments to the family of 10 civilians who were killed in a botched U.S. drone attack in Afghanistan in August during the final days before American troops withdrew from the country.
Once left with nothing after Haiti earthquake, Herriman teen wants to help those affected by latest earthquake
Ashley Imlay, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 16 - 12:20 p.m.
After escaping her home with her family when the 2010 Haiti earthquake hit, one Herriman High School senior wants to give back to those affected by the recent August earthquake.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 16 - 11:40 a.m.
Archeologists unveiled findings from recent excavations of a Utah ghost town along the transcontinental railroad, which uncovered all sorts of important artifacts from Chinese workers.
Lois M. Collins, Deseret News | Posted Oct. 16 - 11:15 a.m.
American Family Survey: To boost the birth rate, the government may need to send families more cash
Ashley Fredde, KSL.com | Updated Oct. 16 - 10:24 a.m.
A motorcyclist died in a crash Friday evening near the intersection of 7000 South and 1300 West, West Jordan police said.
Nandita Bose and Tom Hal, Reuters | Posted Oct. 16 - 10:15 a.m.
White House officials are meeting with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and others as the administration races to issue a rule to implement President Joe Biden's plan to require private-sector workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 16 - 9:29 a.m.
Corner Canyon, Springville, Desert Hills, Juab, San Juan and Duches all earned top seeds in their respective classifications, according to the UHSAA's computer-generation ratings percentage index (RPI) revealed Saturday morning.
Karen Matthews, Associated Press | Posted Oct. 16 - 8:20 a.m.
A watercolor by Vincent van Gogh that was seized by the Nazis during World War II will be sold next month at auction in New York, where it is expected to fetch a price of $20 million or more, the auction house Christie's announced.
Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News | Posted Oct. 16 - 7:15 a.m.
The latest results of a survey of some 71,000 Utah schoolchildren suggests one-third of students reported the coronavirus pandemic made them feel anxious, sad — even hopeless.
Tamara Vaifanua and Madison Swenson, KSL-TV | Posted Oct. 15 - 10:36 p.m.
Drivers have been encouraged to plan ahead as the 5600 West Interchange at Interstate 80 will be closed over the weekend in Salt Lake City.
Jackie Kostek, Wbbm Via CNN | Posted Oct. 15 - 10:07 p.m.
The holidays are right around the corner and that means looking for the right turkey for the dinner table. But the turkey company Butterball is concerned there may be a shortage in supply this year.
Mike Stobbe, Associated Press | Posted Oct. 15 - 9:43 p.m.
U.S. health officials are setting the stage for a national COVID-19 vaccination campaign for younger children, inviting state officials to order doses before the shots are authorized.
Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 9:07 p.m.
A man acquitted of murder last year after he shot and killed another man in the doorway of his apartment is no longer facing a perjury charge after a judge decided to dismiss it mid-trial.
Ammon Teare, St. George News | Posted Oct. 15 - 8:40 p.m.
Plans to increase the Southern Utah water supply may be in jeopardy if efforts to protect an inconspicuous fish species prove successful.
Brandon Miller and Judson Jones, CNN | Posted Oct. 15 - 8:15 p.m.
Winter weather, ongoing drought conditions and even the remainder of hurricane season will see impacts from a recent cooling of sea surface temperatures in the Pacific.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 7:48 p.m.
As the only two remaining teams with an unbeaten record in Pac-12 play, Saturday becomes a statement game of sorts for either program.
Eric Grossarth, EastIdahoNews.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 7:11 p.m.
Chad Daybell called an Arizona funeral home the day Charles Vallow was shot and killed by Lori Vallow Daybell's brother, according to newly released police documents.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 6:38 p.m.
Baylor offensive coordinator Jeff Grimes, who held the same position at BYU as recently as a year ago, isn't the only common connection between Kalani Sitake's team and Dave Aranda's Bears.
The Associated Press | Updated Oct. 15 - 5:55 p.m.
A rare two-headed diamondback terrapin turtle is alive and kicking — with all six of its legs — at the Birdsey Cape Wildlife Center in Massachusetts after hatching two weeks ago.
Pat Reavy, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 5:15 p.m.
A fight between a homeowner, her son and a man kicked out of the residence that culminated in gunfire has resulted in a criminal charge.
Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business | Posted Oct. 15 - 4:40 p.m.
Bitcoin prices continued their October surge on Friday, topping $60,000 on hopes that the Securities and Exchange Commission will soon approve a bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund.
Jenny Rollins, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 4:18 p.m.
New data shows that two groups of Utah students are struggling with mental illness more than the rest: lesbian, gay and bisexual youth and Hispanic youth.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Oct. 15 - 3:44 p.m.
I'm only in on like 12% of what is happening here, but I am 100% committed.
Pat Reavy, KSL.com | Updated Oct. 15 - 3:36 p.m.
A 19-year-old man who allegedly tried posing as a student, walked into a classroom and then followed two students home and went into their house was arrested on Thursday.
Jonnelle Marte and Katanga Johnson, Reuters | Posted Oct. 15 - 3:11 p.m.
Close to half a million low-income homeowners in the United States are nearing the end of mortgage forbearance plans that allowed them to halt loan payments during the pandemic.
David Shepardson, Reuters | Posted Oct. 15 - 2:48 p.m.
The White House on Friday said it will lift COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign nationals effective Nov. 8, ending historic restrictions that barred much of the world from the United States.
Pat Reavy, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 2:19 p.m.
Three people were charged with murder on Friday in connection with the shooting death of a West Jordan teen at his house.
Michael Balsamo and Colleen Long, Associated Press | Posted Oct. 15 - 1:53 p.m.
A U.S. Capitol Police officer has been indicted on obstruction of justice charges after prosecutors say he helped to hide evidence of a rioter's involvement in the Jan. 6 insurrection.
Pat Reavy, KSL.com | Posted Oct. 15 - 1:23 p.m.
A man accused of contacting more than 200 girls in Utah and offering them money for nude selfies, paying tens of thousands to more than two dozen who agreed, according to investigators, has been charged.
- Gang with past abductions blamed for kidnapping 17 missionaries
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- Police looking for man wanted in shooting death of woman in Taylorsville
- 2 BYU students killed in Orem crash
- A history gold mine: Excavations from Utah ghost town uncover important artifacts
- Bill Clinton back home after hospitalization from infection
- BYU drops out of AP Top 25 after back-to-back losses; Utes receiving votes
- How Utah plans to replace its state prison with a 'world-class' community
- Netflix employee fired in wake of Chappelle special furor
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