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Utah man dies in go-kart accident

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:54pm

A Provo man died Tuesday after a go-kart accident, according to police.

Man arrested following SWAT situation in West Valley City

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:06pm

A man was arrested Tuesday evening following a SWAT situation outside an apartment in West Valley City.

Wildfire coverage: New fires spark in Millard, Duchesne and Uinta counties

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:52pm

While fire crews have been able to contain the major blazes across the state, three new fires have sparked in Millard and Duchesne counties and Uinta County in Wyoming.

UHP motor troopers targeting aggressive drivers, unsafe vehicles

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:40pm

About a dozen troopers with the Utah Highway Patrol set out on their motorcycles in force along I-15 and Legacy Parkway Tuesday morning in Davis County, in an effort to make the roads safer.

Motorcyclist injured after mattress flies out of SUV

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A man on a motorcycle was injured after hitting a mattress that flew out of an SUV on the freeway Tuesday.

APNewsBreak: Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in 4Q

Barbara Ortutay and Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:45pm

Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figure highlights the company's newly aggressive stance against malicious or suspicious accounts in the wake of Russian disinformation efforts during the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.

How do I know if I'm hungry?

Emily Fonnesbeck, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:38pm

These days, we are taught to be suspicious of our hunger cues. Many people wonder if what they perceive as hunger could actually be boredom, dehydration or emotional eating. Here are some things to consider when evaluating hunger cues.

Man trying to pass semitruck dies in crash

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:04pm

A man died Tuesday in a crash after trying to pass a semitruck in a no-passing zone, officials said.

Police seek public’s help to solve 10 burglaries at office complex in Cedar City

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:31pm

Police said Tuesday they are seeking information on a string of burglaries that occurred over the weekend at a business complex in Cedar City.

Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

Zeke Miller and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:11pm

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed away from his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he simply misspoke when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfered in the 2016 U.S. election.

6 ways to avoid scams while rebuilding your home after a fire

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:00pm

Though fire crews have worked around the clock to fight the Dollar Ridge Fire, some residents will be returning home to ashes Tuesday. Here are six ways to avoid scams while rebuilding your home after a fire.

Redheads, lobsters and cupcakes: Apple shows off new iOS emojis

Heather Kelly, CNN  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:28pm

Redheads, superheroes and lobsters will rejoice when they see the latest emojis coming to Apple iPhones and iPads.

Report of assault by door-to-door salesman fraudulent, police say

Ashley Imlay, KSL and Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:51pm

A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a man claiming to be a door-to-door salesman Sunday made up the incident, according to police.

Hawaii lava boat tours continue after explosion, injuries

Audrey McAvoy and Caleb Jones, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:51pm

Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard's revised policy and stay farther away after an explosion caused molten rock to barrel through the roof of a vessel, injuring 23 people.

Utah prosecution investigator charged with juror tampering in Vernal rape case

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:47pm

An investigator with the Uintah County Attorney's Office has been charged with tampering with potential jurors during a high profile case.

2018 Sundance Film Festival brings record 124K visitors, report says

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:15pm

A record 124,900 people attended the Sundance Film Festival in 2018, according to data collected by a Salt Lake City-based analytics firm. The numbers released Tuesday show a 26-percent spike in economic impact from last year.

Charges filed in Millcreek drug lab explosion

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:43pm

Criminal charges were filed Tuesday against two people injured in a drug lab explosion in June.

Angels Landing, other Zion National Park trails 'closed indefinitely' due to flooding, rockfalls

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:57pm

Multiple trails at Zion National Park, including the popular Angels Landing, Upper Emerald Pools and Kayenta trails, are closed indefinitely because of rockfalls after several flash floods, park officials said Tuesday.

User submitted: Wild weather brings floods and lightning

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:30pm

As fires continued to burn throughout the state, wild weather brought lightning and caused significant flooding in several areas of Utah. Browse through our gallery to see photos of it all.

Police ask for public's help in locating missing West Jordan man

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:14pm

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man who was last seen more than two weeks ago.

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