Poll: Erin Mendenhall has slight lead on Luz Escamilla in Salt Lake City mayor’s race
Erin Mendenhall has a slight lead over Luz Escamilla in the race to become Salt Lake’s next mayor, but a new poll also shows a big chunk of undecided voters.
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KSL.com | Posted Oct 23rd - 6:28pm
LaMar Farnsworth, who served as director of Utah’s Hogle Zoo for 33 years, died Oct. 17 of leukemia. He was 86.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 5:07pm
A man accused of posing as a young adult on social media to solicit nude pictures of teen girls now faces charges of rape and blackmail of at least two girls, according to court records.
Gretel Kauffman, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 4:52pm
A 21-year-old man began making threats Tuesday night to shoot a children’s hospital, as well as harming other people, according to the Unified Police Department. He was booked into Salt Lake County Jail for investigation of terroristic threats and threats of violence.
Michael Balsamo and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Updated Oct 23rd - 4:26pm
Republicans briefly brought House Democrats' impeachment investigation to a halt Wednesday as around two dozen GOP House members stormed into a closed-door deposition with a Defense Department official.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 3:32pm
A former police vice squad lieutenant convicted of offering to manage a prostitute will avoid prison time but will serve 90 days in jail.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Oct 23rd - 3:25pm
Utah State University authorities are seeking the public’s help in locating a missing student.
Ryan Miller, KSL.com | Updated Oct 23rd - 3:23pm
On Wednesday, the Utah Jazz and the NBA announced that Salt Lake City will host the 2023 NBA All-Star Game.
Sandee Lamotte, CNN | Updated Oct 23rd - 3:05pm
It's 3 a.m. and you're wide awake for the second night in a row. You get up and stumble to the kitchen for some warm milk mom swears will put you to sleep.
Sara Ashley O'Brien, CNN | Posted Oct 23rd - 2:33pm
Current and former staffers at WeWork are outraged that former CEO and cofounder Adam Neumann would get a massive payout after he all but ran the company into the ground.
Sandra Gonzalez, CNN | Posted Oct 23rd - 2:00pm
Netflix's chief content officer Ted Sarandos isn't worried about subscribers leaving the streaming service when "Friends" and "The Office" are no longer being there for them.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 1:47pm
A Millcreek man who police say violently attacked his grandmother because he believed she was a demon has been charged with attempted murder.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 1:17pm
Ogden police are investigating whether a woman who was shot in the face was injured during a drunken accident as originally claimed or if criminal charges are warranted.
Lisa Riley Roche, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 12:47pm
A third of likely Utah voters would choose former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. as their next governor, according to a new Salt Lake Chamber poll.
Aamer Madhani, Associated Press | Updated Oct 23rd - 12:44pm
President Donald Trump said Wednesday he will lift sanctions on Turkey after the NATO ally agreed to permanently stop fighting Kurdish forces in Syria and he defended his decision to withdraw American troops, saying the U.S. should not be the world's policeman.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Updated Oct 23rd - 12:42pm
Salt Lake County Councilwoman Aimee Winder Newton is running for governor.
Marcy Gordon and Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press | Updated Oct 23rd - 12:37pm
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced bipartisan, hostile questions in a congressional hearing Wednesday focused on the social media company’s plans to launch its own cryptocurrency known as Libra.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Oct 23rd - 12:17pm
The investigation into a large drug ring allegedly led by a 19-year-old man making many of his deals on Snapchat continues to grow.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Oct 23rd - 11:58am
The 2016 election threw into stark contrast a burgeoning political and social division between rural and urban areas.
Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Oct 23rd - 11:33am
Now that the games count in the standings, the Jazz need to reverse the struggles they had defensively in the preseason. A slow start to the season could come back to haunt them in regard to playoff seeding in the more competitive Western Conference.
Jed Boal, KSL TV | Posted Oct 23rd - 11:02am
A 13-year-old South Ogden boy checked into Primary Children’s Hospital Tuesday for another surgical procedure among many he has already endured in his life. But for this trip to the hospital, a new support team let him know “he’s got this” with 400 cards from around the world.
- There's a scientific reason you crave junk food when you don't get enough sleep
- Utah man charged with rape, blackmail of teen girls
- Utah State University asking for public's help in searching for missing student
- Former vice squad officer sentenced for offering to manage prostitute
- WeWork's disgraced CEO is getting a massive payout. Now workers await their own fate
- Midvale man arrested after alleged threats to children’s hospital
- Chaotic scene as Republicans disrupt impeachment deposition
- Mother of suspected Utah drug ring leader arrested
- The Utah Jazz will host NBA All-Star Game in 2023
- 'Let's get to work': Aimee Winder Newton announces bid for Utah governor