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'Laverne & Shirley' star, 'Big' director Penny Marshall dies

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 18th - 9:40pm

Penny Marshall, who indelibly starred in the top-rated sitcom "Laverne & Shirley" before becoming the trailblazing director of smash-hit big-screen comedies such as "Big" and "A League of Their Own," has died. She was 75.

Man killed in Layton auto-pedestrian accident

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Updated Dec 18th - 9:39pm

A 34-year-old man was killed Tuesday evening in an auto-pedestrian accident in Layton, police said.

Organ donation hailed as 'the gift of life' as Utah donors are honored at holiday celebration

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Dec 18th - 9:09pm

At a holiday celebration put on by Intermountain Donor Services' Yes Utah campaign, organ donors were honored and the organization urged Utahns to consider the value of giving "the gift of life" to those in need — whether in life or death.

Judge delays Flynn sentencing, 'not hiding disgust' at crime

Eric Tucker and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Updated Dec 18th - 8:49pm

A federal judge Tuesday abruptly postponed the sentencing of President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, declaring himself disgusted and disdainful of Flynn's crime of lying to the FBI and raising the unexpected prospect of sending the retired Army lieutenant general to prison.

Jail ordered for Utah sheriff's employee who stole, ate meth from evidence room

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Dec 18th - 8:37pm

A former Weber County employee who compromised at least 20 criminal cases when she stole and used meth that was held as evidence was ordered to a year in jail on Tuesday.

Stocks mixed in Asia on Fed rate decision, Japanese data

Annabelle Liang, Associated Press  |  Updated Dec 18th - 8:34pm

Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday, as traders mulled over the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision and weaker-than-expected Japanese trade data.

'Street pricing' promised as new shops announced for remodeled Salt Lake airport

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Dec 18th - 8:05pm

Officials Tuesday announced the retail, news and gift stores for the first phase of the $3.6 billion remodel at Salt Lake City International Airport, scheduled to open in fall 2020.

'I'm not done yet:' Veteran defender Tony Beltran opts to re-sign with Real Salt Lake

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Dec 18th - 7:33pm

After spending a few weeks in limbo after Real Salt Lake declined to renew his option past the 2018 season, the 12-year veteran right back has re-signed with the only Major League Soccer club he has known, the organization announced Tuesday.

Meet a Christmas 'conductor' in Utah who hates Christmas music

John Hollenhorst, KSL TV  |  Posted Dec 18th - 7:00pm

You’ve probably seen a million Christmas displays over the years, but chances are you’ve never seen one quite like Lenza Wilson's concoction in Escalante. The "Christmas Train" is a one-man Christmas parade led by who hates Christmas music.

Suspected burglars arrested following chase in Heber City

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Updated Dec 18th - 6:51pm

Four people were arrested following a chase with Heber City police early Tuesday.

Review: 'Mary Poppins Returns' is practically perfect in every way

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Dec 18th - 6:45pm

“Mary Poppins Returns” is the movie to take your family to this Christmas and here’s why.

Utah judge on panel that dismissed misconduct complaints against Brett Kavanaugh

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 18th - 6:30pm

A Utah federal judge was among a panel of judges that dismissed ethics complaints Tuesday against newly appointed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

Police: Woman whose body was found in South Jordan had been reported missing from Riverton

Carter Williams,  |  Updated Dec 18th - 5:49pm

Police are investigating a "suspicious death" after the body of a woman who was reported missing out of Riverton was found next to her Jeep in a field in South Jordan Tuesday.

Pics of the Week: Winter scenes across Utah

Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted Dec 18th - 5:44pm

To celebrate the start of winter, browse through our gallery of sunrise, snow and wildlife pics.

West Jordan PayPal data center is just 1 step away from being approved

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Dec 18th - 5:13pm

A vacant building in West Jordan is inching ever closer to transforming into a data center for a Fortune 250 tech company.

Troopers identify Utah man who died after semitrailer drifts across freeway

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Dec 18th - 4:54pm

Troopers identified a man who died Monday night when he suffered a medical episode and the semitrailer he was driving drifted across a freeway on-ramp into a steel post.

USU interim head coach Frank Maile moved to offensive staff, assistant head coach under Andersen

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Dec 18th - 4:49pm

Frank Maile will be retained as assistant head coach and tight ends coach, head coach Gary Andersen announced.

What to expect from BYU, Utah, Utah State during the 2018 early signing period

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Dec 18th - 4:39pm

Here’s a brief look at what to expect from the three Football Bowl Subdivision schools. For up-to-the-minute updates as the faxes roll in, follow KSL’s Signing Day Central throughout Wednesday.

Police: Utah man violated protective order more than 100 times

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 18th - 4:07pm

A man accused of biting his ex-girlfriend during a fight and calling her more than 100 times despite a protective order, was arrested for investigation of a very long list of charges.

Shutdown talk recedes after White House eases wall threat

Lisa Mascaro, Matthew Daly and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Updated Dec 18th - 4:06pm

President Donald Trump and leaders in Congress appeared to be pulling back Tuesday from a government shutdown over his $5 billion request for border wall funds, with the first signs of movement toward a possible end to the standoff.

Pleasant Grove man charged with rape of teen who thought he was retired, armed CIA agent, documents say

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Dec 18th - 3:30pm

A Pleasant Grove man has been charged with the rape of a 14-year-old girl who believed he was an armed, retired CIA agent, according to jail and court documents.


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