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Sandy police seeking vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that injured mother and daughter

Sandy police seeking vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that injured mother and daughter

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 28 - 6:48 a.m.  |  Save Story

Police are asking for help in locating the driver in a hit-and-run crash that sent a Sandy mother and her teenage daughter to the hospital.
No. 22 Utah State survives upset bid from Fresno State in overtime

No. 22 Utah State survives upset bid from Fresno State in overtime

Andrew Hyde for KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 11:53 p.m.  |  Save Story

No. 22 Utah State beat the Fresno State Bulldogs on the road 77-73 in overtime to retain first place in the Mountain West.
BYU's upset of No. 7 Kansas took a team, right down to the video director

BYU's upset of No. 7 Kansas took a team, right down to the video director

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 11:40 p.m.  |  Save Story

Plenty was working for the Cougars in their 76-68 upset of No. 7 Kansas, right down to the pregame hype speech.
17-year-old dies following Lehi motorcycle crash

17-year-old dies following Lehi motorcycle crash

Mark Jones, KSL NewsRadio and Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 11:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 17-year-old boy died after the motorcycle he was riding hit another vehicle Saturday afternoon, according to the Lehi Police Department.
Missing woman found unresponsive in Box Elder Creek, dies at hospital

Missing woman found unresponsive in Box Elder Creek, dies at hospital

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 10:54 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman who was reported missing and found unresponsive in Box Elder Creek Tuesday has died.
Legislative committee commits $800M total in bonding for hospital in West Valley City

Legislative committee commits $800M total in bonding for hospital in West Valley City

Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 10:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

University of Utah Health asked state lawmakers to authorize another $400 million bond for its planned multispecialty health center, emergency department and hospital in West Valley City.
Utah House speaker, Senate president, other state lawmakers endorse Donald Trump

Utah House speaker, Senate president, other state lawmakers endorse Donald Trump

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 10:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Dozens of state lawmakers, including Utah House Speaker Mike Schultz, officially endorsed former President Donald Trump for reelection on Monday.
Utah Senate passes potential NBA/NHL arena bill; House passes MLB stadium bill

Utah Senate passes potential NBA/NHL arena bill; House passes MLB stadium bill

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 10:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

A pair of bills that set up the framework to construct new major sports stadiums in Salt Lake City are now both halfway toward completion.
Hawks spoil emotional return for John Collins in Atlanta's rout of Jazz

Hawks spoil emotional return for John Collins in Atlanta's rout of Jazz

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 9:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

It took nearly five minutes for the Utah Jazz to score their first points on Tuesday. In the meantime, they coughed up six turnovers. That about sums up Utah's trip to Atlanta.
With millions of dollars and reputations at stake, businesses learn more about AI, virtual threats

With millions of dollars and reputations at stake, businesses learn more about AI, virtual threats

Sky Mundell, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 9:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

As the technology for conducting cyberattacks becomes more accessible, businesses are forced to battle increasingly sophisticated digital threats on a virtual battlefield or risk the loss of tangible, real-life assets.
Macy's to close 150 stores as sales slip, pivot to luxury with new Bloomingdale's locations

Macy's to close 150 stores as sales slip, pivot to luxury with new Bloomingdale's locations

Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 9:18 p.m.  |  Save Story

Macy's will close 150 unproductive namesake stores over the next three years, including 50 by year-end. The company made the announcement Tuesday after posting a fourth-quarter loss and declining sales.
BYU stuns No. 7 Kansas behind 18 each from Hall, Robinson

BYU stuns No. 7 Kansas behind 18 each from Hall, Robinson

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 9:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

Hall totaled 18 points, four rebounds and three assists before fouling out late, and BYU snapped Kansas' 19-game home winning streak with a 76-68 over No. 7-ranked Jayhawks.
Dozens of skiers evacuated from malfunctioning chairlift at Brian Head Resort

Dozens of skiers evacuated from malfunctioning chairlift at Brian Head Resort

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 9:09 p.m.  |  Save Story

Dozens of people were safely evacuated from a ski lift in Brian Head on Sunday afternoon.
 'A big part of my life': Quin Snyder reflects on time with Jazz ahead of Tuesday's game

'A big part of my life': Quin Snyder reflects on time with Jazz ahead of Tuesday's game

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 9:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Quin Snyder faced his former team for the first time on Tuesday
Man broke into Midvale woman's home, waited for her to return, then robbed her, police say

Man broke into Midvale woman's home, waited for her to return, then robbed her, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man was arrested Monday and accused of breaking into a Midvale woman's home and robbing her at gunpoint after she returned home.
A week before Super Tuesday, Utah Republicans frustrated over 'confusing' caucus

A week before Super Tuesday, Utah Republicans frustrated over 'confusing' caucus

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:23 p.m.  |  Save Story

Like 15 other states, Utah Republicans will vote for a presidential nominee on Super Tuesday, March 5. Unlike most others, Utahns will not hold a primary election — instead, Utahns will cast votes in a "presidential preference poll" during caucus meetings.
Staff member at American Fork care facility accused of sexually abusing disabled resident

Staff member at American Fork care facility accused of sexually abusing disabled resident

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 8:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

A staff member at a care center in American Fork has been arrested and accused of engaging in sexual activity with a disabled man.
BYU-Wyoming Black 14 ties come into focus as 1969 football flap memorialized at exhibit

BYU-Wyoming Black 14 ties come into focus as 1969 football flap memorialized at exhibit

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

BYU and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have solidified their ties with the Black 14 philanthropic group as part of reconciliation efforts.
Biden wins Michigan primary, but Gaza protest vote gathers solid support

Biden wins Michigan primary, but Gaza protest vote gathers solid support

Nandita Bose and Tim Reid, Reuters  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 7:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden easily won the Democratic presidential primary in Michigan on Tuesday, Edison Research projected, but a protest vote by Democrats angry over his support for Israel's war against Hamas in Gaza was showing signs of strength as initial returns were counted.
ACLU, Utah Library Association, others send letter urging Cox to veto sensitive materials bill

ACLU, Utah Library Association, others send letter urging Cox to veto sensitive materials bill

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 7:29 p.m.  |  Save Story

A coalition of Utah organizations on Tuesday sent a letter asking the governor to veto HB29, which targets books and other material with sexually explicit passages for removal from school libraries.
How Lindon's Wadley Farms reinveted itself as a model for suburban farming

How Lindon's Wadley Farms reinveted itself as a model for suburban farming

Mike Stapley for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 7:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

As Lindon has grown and Wadley Farms has shrunk, a creative business model has evolved allowing the farm's 20 acres to be preserved and profitable.
For BYU's Kaylee Smiler, a second chance at basketball has been a game changer

For BYU's Kaylee Smiler, a second chance at basketball has been a game changer

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 6:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

The senior from Hamilton, New Zealand, will be one of two seniors honored by the Cougars during Wednesday's regular-season home finale.
Judge sides with KSL, orders release of Utah attorney general's calendar

Judge sides with KSL, orders release of Utah attorney general's calendar

Annie Knox, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 6:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

A judge ruled the Utah Attorney General's Office must release a copy of Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes' work calendar to KSL.
'This is not sustainable': How the child care crisis impacts Utah

'This is not sustainable': How the child care crisis impacts Utah

Daniel Woodruff, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 5:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

It's a major concern for many Utah families — finding and paying for child care.
US Army is slashing thousands of jobs in major revamp to prepare for future wars

US Army is slashing thousands of jobs in major revamp to prepare for future wars

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 5:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

The U.S. Army is slashing the size of its force by about 24,000, or almost 5%, and restructuring to be better able to fight the next major war, as the service struggles with recruiting shortfalls.
Investigators seeking more DNA evidence in massive Orem house arson case

Investigators seeking more DNA evidence in massive Orem house arson case

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 4:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

Orem police recently have requested to go back to the scene of a massive December house fire to collect additional DNA and fingerprint evidence, according to court records.
Utah to become largest no-kill state in country, Gov. Cox declares

Utah to become largest no-kill state in country, Gov. Cox declares

Hanna Seariac, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 4:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

2024 will be the year that Utah animal shelters commit to the no-kill philosophy, Gov. Spencer Cox declared on Tuesday.
Several states, including Utah, working to reduce cellphone distractions in classrooms

Several states, including Utah, working to reduce cellphone distractions in classrooms

Jocelyn Gecker, Associated Press   |  Posted Feb. 27 - 3:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Around the country, educators say students routinely send Snapchat messages in class, listen to music and shop online, distracting from teaching and learning.
When it comes to making home-selling dreams come true, humans win every time

When it comes to making home-selling dreams come true, humans win every time

The Salt Lake Board of Realtors  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

While the Internet has diminished the roles of some professionals such as travel agents, taxi drivers and stock traders, the importance of Realtors has grown. In fact, nearly 9 in 10 home sellers still choose to hire an agent when selling their home.
Snowboarder records altercation with property owner near Brighton Ski Resort

Snowboarder records altercation with property owner near Brighton Ski Resort

Debbie Worthen, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 2:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A weekend of backcountry snowboarding took a scary turn for Loren Richardson near Brighton Ski Resort.
Navajo Police Department updates missing persons list, seeks help in finding 73 people

Navajo Police Department updates missing persons list, seeks help in finding 73 people

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 1:40 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Navajo Police Department has updated a list of missing persons, part of concerted efforts to address the ongoing crisis of missing and murdered people in the Native American community.
Utah lawmaker 'doing well' after medical issue on House floor

Utah lawmaker 'doing well' after medical issue on House floor

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 1:23 p.m.  |  Save Story

Rep. Dan Johnson, R-Logan, was transported in an ambulance after an apparent medical episode in the House chamber at the Capitol Monday. A fellow lawmaker said Tuesday Johnson is "doing well."
Burger chain Wendy's looking to test surge pricing at restaurants as early as next year

Burger chain Wendy's looking to test surge pricing at restaurants as early as next year

Michelle Chapman, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 12:41 p.m.  |  Save Story

Wendy's is looking to test having the prices of its menu items fluctuate throughout the day based on demand, implementing a strategy that has already taken hold with ride-sharing companies and ticket sellers.
2 US Supreme Court Justices on how they 'disagree better'

2 US Supreme Court Justices on how they 'disagree better'

Hanna Seariac, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 12:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Retired federal Judge Thomas Griffith and two Supreme Court justices took the stage in Washington to discuss collegiality and civil disagreement.
A New York medical school goes tuition-free thanks to a $1B gift

A New York medical school goes tuition-free thanks to a $1B gift

Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 11:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

A New York City medical school will be tuition-free for all students from now on thanks to a $1 billion donation from a former professor, the widow of a Wall Street investor.
Exploring the stories of ex-ex-Latter-day Saints

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Exploring the stories of ex-ex-Latter-day Saints

Jacob Hess, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 11:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

Inside the increasing numbers of reconversion stories being shared online.
Injured man who didn't want to go to hospital accused of threatening first responders with gun

Injured man who didn't want to go to hospital accused of threatening first responders with gun

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 11:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Salt Lake City man is facing criminal charges for allegedly threatening first responders with what appeared to be a real gun.
Patrick Kinahan: Steve Young advocates Rams stashing Wilson as backup QB

Patrick Kinahan: Steve Young advocates Rams stashing Wilson as backup QB

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 10:31 a.m.  |  Save Story

Count a Hall of Fame quarterback among the many wishing there's truth to the latest speculation involving the beleaguered quarterback for the New York Jets.
Lehi man arrested, accused of sexually assaulting 11-year-old he met on internet

Lehi man arrested, accused of sexually assaulting 11-year-old he met on internet

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 10:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

A 26-year-old Lehi man has been arrested in Provo for investigation of rape of a child rape after police say he went to the house of an 11-year-old girl he met on the internet.
Biden to meet with congressional leaders as government shutdown looms

Biden to meet with congressional leaders as government shutdown looms

Jarrett Renshaw, Reuters  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 9:43 a.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden will meet with the top Democrats and Republicans in Congress on Tuesday in a bid to head off a partial government shutdown beginning in just four days.
Tabernacle Choir prepares to perform at renowned Mall of Asia with Filipino entertainers

Tabernacle Choir prepares to perform at renowned Mall of Asia with Filipino entertainers

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 9:10 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is preparing to perform its last two concerts in the Philippines with a press day. Afterward, the choir will continue on with its world tour.
Utah entrepreneur facing federal lawsuit is charged with financially exploiting 80-year-old woman

Utah entrepreneur facing federal lawsuit is charged with financially exploiting 80-year-old woman

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 8:51 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah man who made millions at a young age is facing criminal charges accusing him of taking an elderly woman's money and not paying her bills, resulting in the utilities to her house being turned off.
Man taken by helicopter off I-15 after being ejected from vehicle in southern Utah

Man taken by helicopter off I-15 after being ejected from vehicle in southern Utah

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:38 a.m.  |  Save Story

A man was in hospitalized in critical condition Monday after a single vehicle rollover incident near Hurricane.
Judge to rule if public gets to see Utah attorney general's work calendar

Judge to rule if public gets to see Utah attorney general's work calendar

Annie Knox and Daniella Rivera, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:18 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utahns may finally get to see a record of the day-to-day work life of the state's top law enforcer.
Bill would allow input from victims when student offenders reintegrate back into schools

Bill would allow input from victims when student offenders reintegrate back into schools

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

A West Jordan lawmaker is sponsoring a bill to give victims a voice when it comes to reintegrating student offenders of violent felonies or sexual assault.
Helping tweens obsessed with skin care make healthy choices

Helping tweens obsessed with skin care make healthy choices

University of Utah Health  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

A recent social media phenomenon has teen and tween girls as young as 9 years old obsessed with caring for their skin. Parents wonder if it is a healthy obsession.
Utah woman lucky to be alive after crash with moose

Utah woman lucky to be alive after crash with moose

Kiersten Nuñez, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 7:39 a.m.  |  Save Story

A woman is lucky to be alive after a nearly 2,000-pound moose crashed into her windshield Sunday night.
Remains of teen missing over 50 years identified due to DNA uploaded into genealogy site

Remains of teen missing over 50 years identified due to DNA uploaded into genealogy site

Dalia Faheid, CNN  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 7:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

The remains of a Portland, Oregon, teenager who vanished in the late 1960s have been identified through advanced DNA testing more than 50 years after she went missing, authorities said.
Slick roads lead to multiple crashes along I-15 in Lehi

Slick roads lead to multiple crashes along I-15 in Lehi

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV  |  Updated Feb. 27 - 7:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

Northbound Interstate 15 was seeing heavy delays Tuesday morning as state troopers responded to at least eight crashes near Thanksgiving Point.
University of Utah student's personal care brand launches in Target stores

University of Utah student's personal care brand launches in Target stores

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 6:14 a.m.  |  Save Story

Sadie Bowler, a University of Utah student and co-founder of SadieB Personal Care, is celebrating the launch of her company's hair care products in 507 Target stores across the nation.
Intermountain Health opens kidney transplant clinic in Murray geared to Spanish speakers

Intermountain Health opens kidney transplant clinic in Murray geared to Spanish speakers

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 11:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Clinica Hispana de Riñón aims to break down language and cultural barriers to better serve Utah's growing Spanish-speaking population.
Kevin Costner recalls how southern Utah captured his imagination for filmmaking

Kevin Costner recalls how southern Utah captured his imagination for filmmaking

Stephanie DeGraw, St. George News  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 10:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah's southwest scenery is one of the reasons award-winning director Kevin Costner is betting his latest film will resonate with viewers long after it hits theaters on June 28.
Emeritus Heber City Council member remembered for legacy of dedication

Emeritus Heber City Council member remembered for legacy of dedication

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 10:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

Heber City officials announced the passing of an emeritus city council member who they say helped the government run more efficiently and left a legacy of dedication.
'Chaotic' Congress faces whirlwind of shutdown, impeachment, border fights

'Chaotic' Congress faces whirlwind of shutdown, impeachment, border fights

David Morgan, Reuters  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 9:48 p.m.  |  Save Story

The U.S. Congress lurches into a new week of political chaos on Monday, as lawmakers struggle to avoid a partial government shutdown in just five days, while pushing for an election-year trial of President Joe Biden's top border official.
Ogden Valley residents bristle at new proposal that could hamper their incorporation drive

Ogden Valley residents bristle at new proposal that could hamper their incorporation drive

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 9:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

A portion of the Ogden Valley is the focus of an incorporation effort, and a new Utah Senate proposal tweaking the incorporation process has drawn fire from some in the area.
Why there's a 'significant increase' in travel expected this spring break

Why there's a 'significant increase' in travel expected this spring break

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 9:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Spring break is just around the corner and it appears Americans may be antsier than ever to travel.
Sideways moon landing cuts mission short, private US lunar lander will stop working Tuesday

Sideways moon landing cuts mission short, private US lunar lander will stop working Tuesday

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 8:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A private U.S. lunar lander is expected to stop working Tuesday, its mission cut short after landing sideways near the south pole of the moon.
Woman seriously injured in Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche

Woman seriously injured in Big Cottonwood Canyon avalanche

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 26 - 8:11 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman was rescued out of Big Cottonwood Canyon after police say she was seriously injured in an avalanche Monday afternoon.
Alec Baldwin 'Rust' shooting trial set for July

Alec Baldwin 'Rust' shooting trial set for July

Andrew Hay, Reuters  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 7:28 p.m.  |  Save Story

Alec Baldwin's manslaughter trial for the 2021 fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of the Western movie "Rust" is set for July 10, a New Mexico judge ruled on Monday.

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