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After another 'big win' over USC, Cougars cautious to move on to No. 22 Washington

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Sep 16th - 10:32pm

There was plenty of reason to celebrate, with BYU’s 30-27 overtime win over then-No. 24 USC. But now it's time to move on.

$1.5 million settlement for former AG John Swallow approved by Utah Legislature

Lisa Riley Roche and Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Updated Sep 16th - 10:16pm

A $1.5 million settlement for former Utah Attorney General John Swallow was approved in a special session of the Utah Legislature Monday, despite bellyaching from a few lawmakers.

Psychiatrist: Utah man accused of killing 6 controlled by voices

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 16th - 10:06pm

A forensic psychiatrist told jurors Monday that a man accused of fatally shooting six members of his ex-wife's family near Houston in 2014 wasn't responsible for his actions because of severe mental illness that made him believe voices in his head telling him to carry out the killings.

Utah students pool money to buy PE teacher his dream shoes

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 9:32pm

A Utah P.E. teacher received the surprise of a lifetime when his students bought him his dream shoes while he was recovering from a sports injury.

Parents of slain Ogden man question police use of deadly force

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Updated Sep 16th - 9:06pm

The father of a man whom Ogden police killed outside his home last month calls the fatal shooting an “assassination.”

Walmart will trade you a gift card for your old car seat

Allen Kim, CNN  |  Posted Sep 16th - 8:36pm

Walmart is partnering with TerraCycle — a global waste management company that works with companies, retailers, cities and facilities to recycle "difficult-to-recycle" products and packaging — to offer the nation's largest car seat recycling event, with nearly 4,000 Walmarts participating across the country.

Woman held in West Point house was assaulted, raped, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 16th - 8:08pm

Police arrested a man who they say beat and raped a woman in his house and wouldn’t let her leave.

AP source: New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns

Michael R. Sisak and Bernard Condon, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 16th - 7:38pm

New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump's tax returns, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Monday.

Mitt Romney: Military response to oil attack would be 'grave mistake'

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Updated Sep 16th - 6:40pm

It would be a “grave mistake” for U.S. armed forces to respond to Iran’s apparent attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field over the weekend, Sen. Mitt Romney said Monday.

Utah confirms 42 cases of vaping-related illness

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 16th - 6:06pm

Confirmed cases of people in Utah with the vaping-related illness have surpassed 40, health officials said Monday.

Tracy Aviary says goodbye to popular sun conures; new bird species on its way

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 5:36pm

Some of Tracy Aviary’s more popular and colorful creatures are moving on to another home after about a decade in Utah, as another colorful species prepares to make a comeback.

Many US women say 1st sexual experience was forced in teens

Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 16th - 5:01pm

The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had lasting health repercussions, a study suggests.

Trump: It looks like Iran hit Saudis, no military option yet

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 16th - 4:49pm

President Donald Trump declared Monday it "looks" like Iran was behind the explosive attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. But he stressed that military retaliation was not yet on the table in response to the strike against a key U.S. Mideast ally.

Vivint Smart Home merger will generate nearly $700M to pay company debt

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 4:30pm

Utah tech giant Vivint Smart Home will boast an enterprise value of $5.6 billion following a merger announced Monday.

2-year-old Utah boy dies after horse stepped on him

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 4:03pm

The boy’s father had taken him off the horse Sunday and was tending to the animal when something spooked it and it stepped on the toddler’s chest, sheriff's officials said.

GM walkout brings factories and warehouses to a standstill

Tom Krisher and Mike Householder, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 16th - 3:39pm

More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike Monday against General Motors, bringing more than 50 factories and parts warehouses to a standstill in the union's first walkout against the No. 1 U.S. automaker in over a decade.

'Seinfeld' is heading to Netflix in 2021

Frank Pallotta, CNN Business  |  Updated Sep 16th - 3:28pm

Netflix may be losing Michael Scott and Chandler Bing, but it's gaining Jerry Seinfeld and Cosmo Kramer.

Can Purdue Pharma's opioid settlement win judge's approval?

Geoff Mulvihill and Steve Leblanc, Associated Press  |  Updated Sep 16th - 3:13pm

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has embarked on a multibillion-dollar plan to settle thousands of lawsuits over the nation's deadly opioid crisis by transforming itself in bankruptcy court into a sort of hybrid between a business and a charity.

Have You Seen This? Raccoon goes for a ride during Hurricane Dorian

Katie Workman,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 2:33pm

Rain, or wind, or even snow doesn’t stop this little raccoon from taking the delicious food that’s owed to him. My bank account after eating out every night last week can relate.

New 'Jurassic World' short film gives dino fans a look at the post-'Fallen Kingdom' world

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 2:02pm

A new short film set in the universe of the “Jurassic World” movie trilogy gives dinosaur fans a look at the trilogy's world after the events of 2018's "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."


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