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Weber County commissioners discuss financial fears with Sen. Romney

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:10pm

After four weeks, the frightening impacts of the federal government shutdown continue to intensify for workers who are not getting paid. Utah Sen. Mitt Romney today talked with several Weber County commissioners about legitimate financial fears among families in their community.

Jazz smoke Cavs in Hood and Burks' return

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:22pm

Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert lead the Jazz to their sixth straight win.

Officer who shot black teen sentenced to nearly 7 years

Don Babwin and Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 18th - 9:19pm

The white Chicago officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison, ending an explosive case that arose from one of the nation's most graphic dashcam videos and added fuel to debates about race and policing and law enforcement's "code of silence."

Utah politicians remain mixed over US involvement in Syria after recent attack

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:11pm

Wednesday’s suicide bombing attack that killed four Americans in Syria didn't change the minds of three Utah politicians in Washington who either spoke out for or against the decision to pull troops from the country.

Mueller disputes accuracy of BuzzFeed report on Trump, Cohen

Mary Clare Jalonick and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 18th - 8:42pm

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office on Friday issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that said President Donald Trump's former attorney told Mueller that the president directed him to lie to Congress.

Utah officials discuss hate crime legislation and obstacles faced by Latinos in Utah

Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 8:38pm

A hate crime in Utah this past December prompted Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox to meet with the Mexican Consulate in Salt Lake City on Jan. 14. They sought to address negative rhetoric impacting Utah’s Latino populations.

Trump, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to hold 2nd summit

Matthew Lee and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 18th - 8:31pm

President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to broker a deal to coax the North to give up its nuclear weapons, the White House announced Friday.

What parents need to know about 'Glass'

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 8:04pm

While it’s a comic books-inspired movie, "Glass" is clearly aimed at an adult audience.

Trump plans to make 'major announcement' on shutdown, border

Jill Colvin, Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 18th - 7:39pm

President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues into its fifth week.

More than 30 birds in Springville may have been killed by a pellet gun

Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:32pm

More than 30 dead ducks and geese were discovered along Spring Creek Place Road in Springville on Monday. A concerned citizen called to report the incident to local conservation officers, who found a mix of dead domestic and wild birds.

West Valley man involved in Nephi crash dies

Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:04pm

A man injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday was taken off life support, officials said Friday.

US 189 through Provo Canyon reopen after avalanche

Linda Williams and Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Updated Jan 18th - 6:28pm

U.S. 189 through Provo Canyon reopened Friday after crews cleared a massive avalanche. Also, classes were canceled in the Carbon School District due to weather.

3 more men arrested in connection with Fashion Place mall shooting

Carter Williams,  |  Updated Jan 18th - 6:01pm

Three more men were arrested in connection with a shooting that injured two people and created panic at Fashion Place mall Sunday afternoon.

Police asking for public's help to locate missing South Jordan man

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:35pm

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who was last heard from Thursday evening.

St. George man arrested after allegedly offering girls candy

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:13pm

Police say they have arrested a man reported to have offered young girls suspicious candy and to have invited them to a party in St. George.

Utah jobless rate remains at 3.2 percent

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:10pm

The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged from the prior month to register at 3.2 percent. Utah’s current employment level registers at 1,542,600, while approximately 49,900 Utahns were unemployed during the month.

1 in serious condition after Bountiful apartment fire, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Updated Jan 18th - 4:01pm

One person suffered burn injuries in an apartment fire in Bountiful on Friday, officials said.

Travel industry fears damage from a long government shutdown

David Koenig and Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:25pm

America's busiest airport, Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International, is a blur of activity on the best of days. But an extra layer of anxiety gripped the airport Friday, the eve of a three-day holiday weekend. The partial government shutdown — the longest ever — has thinned the ranks of federal workers who staff airport security lines. And some travelers had braced for the worst.

After 4 years, murder charges filed in case of 3 missing Salt Lake men

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Updated Jan 18th - 3:21pm

More than four years after three Salt Lake men disappeared and were presumably killed, a longtime suspect was formally charged on Friday with murdering them.

Utah’s 10 best winter activities (besides skiing or snowboarding)  |  Posted Jan 18th - 3:17pm

The same cold, dry air that makes the best snow on earth also creates the perfect conditions for many other winter activities. Here are some to consider.

FBI links Price bank robbery to string of robberies in 5 other states

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jan 18th - 2:45pm

FBI officials believe a bank robbery in Price Thursday afternoon was committed by a man they say has robbed seven banks in six states over the past three weeks.


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