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Explosion at Idaho hazardous waste site kills 1, injures 3

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 18th - 9:03am

An explosion Saturday at a hazardous waste site in southwestern Idaho killed one worker, injured three others and heavily damaged a building, officials said.

Drought stricken Utah explores water banking

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 8:12am

A legislative committee on Wednesday signed off on a resolution urging the continued exploration of water banking projects in Utah as a way to spread around the finite resource in times of drought and to benefit in-stream flows for ecosystems.

BYU men's cross country finishes 2nd nationally; women's team takes 7th

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 7:33am

Freshman Connor Mantz finished 10th overall with a time of 29 minutes, 17.1 seconds to pace the Cougars, who also got top-25 finishes from Rory Linkletter (29:42.5) and Connor McMillan (29:48.1).

One last time: 3 thoughts on BYU's 45-10 win over New Mexico State in home finale

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 2:27am

BYU’s seniors took to LaVell Edwards one final time in their careers, and the success will likely lead to one final game to be played in the postseason.

Katoa scores 4 TDs, BYU bowl-eligible after 45-10 win over New Mexico State in home finale

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 18th - 1:34am

Lopini Katoa scored four touchdowns, and Matt Hadley added two more on the ground to help BYU overcome a slow start and cruise to a 45-10 win over New Mexico State to clinch bowl-eligibility late Saturday night in the Cougars’ home finale.

Utah clinches Pac-12 South Division title

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 12:46am

Utah football has clinched the Pac-12 South Division title and will be going to their first-ever championship game since joining the conference in 2011.

One dead in head-on crash between truck, car

Spencer Burt, KSL  |  Updated Nov 17th - 11:29pm

A woman was killed in southern Utah in a head-on collision, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

How Donovan Mitchell bounced back against the Celtics

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:39pm

Donovan Mitchell got some criticism after Utah's loss on Friday. The very next night, he showed why some of that was short-sighted.

Artist paints portrait of Maj. Brent Taylor to keep memory alive for his family

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 17th - 10:16pm

A woman in Sanpete County is doing her part in keeping the memory of Maj. Brent Taylor alive.

Portion of I-215 east to close Sunday in Salt Lake City

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 17th - 10:06pm

A portion of I-215 will be closed Sunday as crews repair a damaged section of the road.

N. Ogden mayor killed in Afghanistan remembered as a 'true patriot'

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Updated Nov 17th - 10:00pm

Maj. Brent R. Taylor, a Utah National Guardsman and North Ogden mayor killed while deployed in Afghanistan, was celebrated and remembered Saturday at a public funeral at Weber State University's Dee Events Center.

10-year-old injured in West Jordan auto-pedestrian accident

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 17th - 9:44pm

A 10-year-old boy was flown to Primary Children’s Hospital after he was hit by a van while crossing a West Jordan street with his dad and brother, police say.

Argentina minister says country without means to rescue sub

Almudena Calatrava, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 9:05pm

Hours after announcing the discovery of an Argentine submarine lost deep in the Atlantic a year ago with 44 crew members aboard, the government said Saturday that it is unable to recover the vessel, drawing anger from missing sailors' relatives who demanded that it be raised.

Death toll rises to 76 in California fire as Trump visits

Sudhin Thanawala and Terence Chea, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 17th - 8:36pm

Nearly 1,300 people remain unaccounted for and the death toll from the country's deadliest wildfire in a century climbed to 76, authorities said Saturday, hours after President Donald Trump surveyed what remained of a decimated Northern California community.

Sucking your baby's pacifier might protect them from allergies, study says

Arman Azad, CNN  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:28pm

Your baby's pacifier falls on the floor. Before giving it back to your child, do you wash it in a sink or, perhaps reluctantly, clean it with your own saliva?

Jazz beat Boston behind Mitchell's big night

Doug Alden, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 17th - 8:04pm

After Friday's loss to the 76ers, Donovan Mitchell called himself out after taking 35 shots and not recording an assist. The next night, he showed just how valuable his shooting is to the Jazz.

Trump says report on Khashoggi's death coming in 2 days

Deb Riechmann, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 17th - 8:02pm

President Donald Trump said Saturday that his administration will release a full report in the next two days about the death of a Saudi journalist, which has created a diplomatic conundrum for the president: How to admonish Riyadh for the killing yet maintain strong ties with a close ally in the Middle East.

Unoccupied police car struck by suspected drunk driver

Spencer Burt, KSL  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:36pm

While assisting with a traffic accident at I-84 and Riverdale Road, a Roy City patrol car was struck and sustained significant damage. The officer was not in the vehicle at the time.

BYU offense clicks in blowout over winless Alabama A&M, 91-60

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 17th - 7:12pm

TJ Haws poured in 19 points and six assists, and Zac Seljaas dropped in five 3-pointers for 15 points to help BYU blow past winless Alabama A&M, 91-60 Saturday afternoon in the Marriott Center.

Nearly 100K pounds of ground beef recalled following inspection at Utah facility

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 17th - 7:05pm

Swift Beef Co. on Saturday issued a recall of nearly 100,000 pounds of raw beef recently processed at its northern Utah facility.

Weber State wins FCS automatic berth, share of Big Sky title

The Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 17th - 6:35pm

Josh Davis ran for 128 yards and a touchdown and Weber State defeated Idaho State 26-13 on Saturday to claim a share of the Big Sky Conference title and the league's automatic berth to the FCS playoffs.

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