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Utah County search and rescue crews encouraging hikers to be prepared this spring

Utah County search and rescue crews encouraging hikers to be prepared this spring

Brianna Chavez, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 22 - 10:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

With warmer weather in the forecast, that means more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. But that could come at a cost if you're not prepared.
From Sin City to the City of Angels, building starts on high-speed rail line

From Sin City to the City of Angels, building starts on high-speed rail line

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Updated April 22 - 10:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Groundbreaking on a $12 billion high-speed passenger rail line between Las Vegas and the Los Angeles area is just about here. A ceremony by Brightline West is set for Monday in Las Vegas.
Judge OKs phone surveys of jury pool for man charged in 4 University of Idaho student deaths

Judge OKs phone surveys of jury pool for man charged in 4 University of Idaho student deaths

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted April 22 - 9:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

A judge says defense attorneys for a man charged in the deaths of four University of Idaho students can resume phone surveys of potential jurors in the case.
Sen. John Fetterman, another Harvard grad, endorses Romney to be next university president

Sen. John Fetterman, another Harvard grad, endorses Romney to be next university president

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted April 22 - 9:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Pennsylvania Sen. John Fetterman joined the list of Harvard alumni who say they want to see Utah Sen. Mitt Romney as president of the university.
6 unforgettable things to do in Turks and Caicos

6 unforgettable things to do in Turks and Caicos

Grant Olsen for KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 8:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

Beautiful beaches? Check. Fascinating wildlife? Check. Large shipwrecks? Check.
Egypt reclaims 3,400-year-old stolen statue of King Ramses II

Egypt reclaims 3,400-year-old stolen statue of King Ramses II

Hatem Maher, Reuters  |  Posted April 22 - 7:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

Egypt welcomed home a 3,400-year-old statue depicting the head of King Ramses II after it was stolen and smuggled out of the country more than three decades ago, the country's antiquities ministry said on Sunday.
ATV driver killed in Richfield collision

ATV driver killed in Richfield collision

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 7:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man was killed Monday afternoon when the utility terrain vehicle was driving was hit by a car in Richfield.
UTA set to extend S-Line streetcar service for first time. Here's what to expect

UTA set to extend S-Line streetcar service for first time. Here's what to expect

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 7:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Construction to extend the S-Line streetcar farther into Sugar House is expected to begin this year. It also sets up the potential for a major larger expansion in the future.
Why consistent hearing aid use may prevent falls

Why consistent hearing aid use may prevent falls

Excellence in Audiology  |  Posted April 22 - 7:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Studies suggest that consistent use of hearing aids might just be the unexpected secret weapon in the battle against falls, especially among older adults.
Kroger, Albertsons — still hoping to merge — agree to sell more stores to satisfy regulators

Kroger, Albertsons — still hoping to merge — agree to sell more stores to satisfy regulators

Dee-ann Durbin, Associated Press  |  Updated April 22 - 6:25 p.m.  |  Save Story

Supermarket chains Kroger and Albertsons say they will sell more of their stores in an effort to quell the federal government's concerns about their proposed merger.
Medical marijuana card numbers spike in Utah

Medical marijuana card numbers spike in Utah

Heather Peterson, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted April 22 - 5:55 p.m.  |  Save Story

Medical marijuana cards have seen a big spike in distribution in Utah.
Biden administration issues privacy rule protecting abortion

Biden administration issues privacy rule protecting abortion

Ahmed Aboulenein, Reuters  |  Updated April 22 - 5:14 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden's administration issued a final rule on Monday aimed at strengthening privacy protections for women seeking abortions by banning the disclosure of protected health information related to reproductive health.
Man dies shortly after being handcuffed by police in Kearns

Man dies shortly after being handcuffed by police in Kearns

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 4:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man died shortly after being placed in handcuffs by Unified police during a weekend domestic violence investigation in Kearns. Salt Lake police are now investigating the death.
An upcycled 'trashion' show: How SLCC students are making fashion more sustainable

An upcycled 'trashion' show: How SLCC students are making fashion more sustainable

Sky Mundell, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 4:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Salt Lake City Community College's Fashion Institute held a daylong Earth Day celebration to promote more sustainable practices in the fashion industry — including a fashion show featuring upcycled garments.
Apparel retailer Express files for bankruptcy protection, to close over 100 stores

Apparel retailer Express files for bankruptcy protection, to close over 100 stores

Reuters  |  Updated April 22 - 4:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Fashion retailer Express has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and intends to close more than 100 stores, it said Monday.
'Angels are angry': FBI agent describes 'manipulating' texts between Lori and Chad Daybell

'Angels are angry': FBI agent describes 'manipulating' texts between Lori and Chad Daybell

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Updated April 22 - 3:56 p.m.  |  Save Story

Jurors in the Chad Daybell murder trial heard testimony Monday from Lori Daybell's son, from the husband of her best friend, and from an FBI agent who analyzed text messages.
On first day of Trump hush money trial, prosecutors say he corrupted 2016 election

On first day of Trump hush money trial, prosecutors say he corrupted 2016 election

Jack Queen, Luc Cohen and Andy Sullivan, Reuters  |  Updated April 22 - 3:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

New York prosecutors said on the first day of Donald Trump's criminal hush money trial that the former president broke the law and corrupted the 2016 election by trying to cover up sexual encounters.
Have You Seen This? So that's why the mailbox is crooked

Have You Seen This? So that's why the mailbox is crooked

Grant Olsen for KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 3:31 p.m.  |  Save Story

Who among us hasn't accidentally broken something and then slunk away like a coward?
Back pain no longer slowing down this 83-year-old Utah runner

Back pain no longer slowing down this 83-year-old Utah runner

Uprightly Spine Care Center  |  Posted April 22 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Max B. was the perfect example of an active senior. His golden years were filled with running marathons, woodworking and household projects. That is, until a mini stroke in 2020 threw him a curveball.
Church of Jesus Christ announces locations of West Jordan, Lehi temples

Church of Jesus Christ announces locations of West Jordan, Lehi temples

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 2:59 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Monday released details about where new temples are set to be constructed in Lehi and West Jordan.
23-year-old man killed in rollover crash in Washington County

23-year-old man killed in rollover crash in Washington County

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 2:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

Coy L. Strong, 23, was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash on state Route 18 near Enterprise in Washington County on Saturday, troopers said.
Former BYU QB Zach Wilson is reportedly headed west to Broncos

Former BYU QB Zach Wilson is reportedly headed west to Broncos

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated April 22 - 1:47 p.m.  |  Save Story

The former Jets starter and No. 2 pick in the 2021 NFL draft will be traded to the Denver Broncos in exchange for a late-round pick swap and $5.5 million in salary.
Compliance supervisor at Uintah and Ouray Reservation sentenced to federal prison

Compliance supervisor at Uintah and Ouray Reservation sentenced to federal prison

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 1:36 p.m.  |  Save Story

The former compliance supervisor overseeing oil and gas businesses on the Uintah and Ouray Reservation has been sentenced to federal prison for extortion.
Former Rep. Chris Stewart backs Stewart Peay in race for Utah's open congressional seat

Former Rep. Chris Stewart backs Stewart Peay in race for Utah's open congressional seat

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 1:13 p.m.  |  Save Story

Republican Stewart Peay has earned an endorsement from former Rep. Chris Stewart ahead of this weekend's state nominating convention in Salt Lake City.
Ryan Smith says NHL team name will be chosen by fan bracket

Ryan Smith says NHL team name will be chosen by fan bracket

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 1:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ryan Smith explained how he plans on getting to a team name for the new NHL franchise during an appearance on the Pat McAfee Show.
White House weighs immigration relief for spouses of US citizens

White House weighs immigration relief for spouses of US citizens

Ted Hesson, Reuters  |  Updated April 22 - 12:51 p.m.  |  Save Story

The White House is weighing ways to provide temporary legal status and work permits to immigrants in the U.S. illegally who are married to American citizens, three sources familiar with the matter said on Monday, a move that could energize some Democrats ahead of the November elections.
Emergency fishing closure lifted at Panguitch Lake after dam scare

Emergency fishing closure lifted at Panguitch Lake after dam scare

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 12:13 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah wildlife officials are allowing anglers to catch fish at Panguitch Lake once again after closing the reservoir off amid concerns over its dam earlier this month.
Trump said immigrants 'inundated' this town. What do residents say?

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Trump said immigrants 'inundated' this town. What do residents say?

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted April 22 - 11:06 a.m.  |  Save Story

The increase in migrants entering the United States has affected communities far north of the southern border, like Whitewater, Wisconsin.
Supreme Court to hear challenge to Biden's 'ghost guns' curbs

Supreme Court to hear challenge to Biden's 'ghost guns' curbs

Andrew Chung, Reuters  |  Updated April 22 - 11:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide the legality of a federal regulation aimed at reining in homemade "ghost guns" as President Joe Biden's administration combats the increasing use of the largely untraceable weapons in crimes nationwide.
Man on electric scooter hit and killed in Salt Lake City

Man on electric scooter hit and killed in Salt Lake City

Cassidy Wixom and Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated April 22 - 10:59 a.m.  |  Save Story

Salt Lake police are investigating a crash that resulted in the death of a man riding an electric scooter on Sunday night.
Police: West Jordan woman shot by man in apartment above her

Police: West Jordan woman shot by man in apartment above her

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 10:35 a.m.  |  Save Story

A West Jordan woman suffered minor injuries Sunday after police say a gun was fired from the apartment above hers into the floor.
Look what Utah ingenuity — and a desire to get out of work — has wrought

Look what Utah ingenuity — and a desire to get out of work — has wrought

Lee Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted April 22 - 10:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

At FireFly Automatix, the Aposhian family and their engineer friends are revolutionizing the sod farm business
Man arrested, accused of spray-painting furniture set to be moved into store

Man arrested, accused of spray-painting furniture set to be moved into store

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 9:29 a.m.  |  Save Story

A man was arrested Sunday in Salt Lake City after police say he spray-painted furniture waiting to be moved into a downtown store, causing more than $34,000 in damage.
Giving a hoot on Earth Day: How to protect owls in your own backyard

Giving a hoot on Earth Day: How to protect owls in your own backyard

Amy Chillag, CNN  |  Updated April 22 - 9:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

The plight of Flaco, the Eurasian eagle-owl who escaped New York's Central Park Zoo last year, showed just how tough it is to survive in a world altered by humans.
'Endangerment to pharmacies': Victim of fraud calls, break-in speaks out on rapper's charges

'Endangerment to pharmacies': Victim of fraud calls, break-in speaks out on rapper's charges

Shelby Lofton, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 22 - 8:44 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Cache County pharmacist says he feels safer now someone is in jail on drug charges relating to fraudulent prescription schemes.
'Wheelchair Dad' reveals completed bedroom remodel on birthday

'Wheelchair Dad' reveals completed bedroom remodel on birthday

Arianne Brown for KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 8:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

A paralyzed father of six has taken it upon himself to design and remodel his two youngest daughters' bedroom. On his 47th birthday Sunday, he revealed the finished project.
Utah woman lost 100 pounds in 1 year: Here's how

Utah woman lost 100 pounds in 1 year: Here's how

Health Utah  |  Posted April 22 - 8:00 a.m.  |  Save Story

When Angie showed up at Health Utah, she was struggling with fibromyalgia, extreme fatigue, insulin resistance, depression, systemic inflammation and metabolic syndrome.
With homelessness on the rise, the Supreme Court will weigh bans on sleeping outdoors

With homelessness on the rise, the Supreme Court will weigh bans on sleeping outdoors

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted April 22 - 7:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Supreme Court will consider whether banning homeless people from sleeping outside when shelter space is lacking amounts to cruel and unusual punishment.
Makene, Manson team up to pace Utah Warriors to rare win at San Diego

Makene, Manson team up to pace Utah Warriors to rare win at San Diego

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 6:28 a.m.  |  Save Story

Caleb Makene scored a try and set up another as the Warriors held off the San Diego Legion, 33-32 Sunday at Snapdragon Stadium to lift Utah to its first-ever road win over the Southern California side.
Idaho group says it is exploring a ballot initiative for abortion rights and reproductive care

Idaho group says it is exploring a ballot initiative for abortion rights and reproductive care

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted April 22 - 6:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

A new Idaho organization says it will ask voters to restore abortion access and other reproductive health care rights in the state after lawmakers let a second legislative session end without modifying the strict abortion bans.
Mountain lion caught falling from tree after being tranquilized in Pocatello

Mountain lion caught falling from tree after being tranquilized in Pocatello

Logan Ramsey, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted April 21 - 10:49 p.m.  |  Save Story

A mountain lion was captured by local authorities Thursday after being tranquilized in a tree in a Pocatello neighborhood.
Terry Anderson, US journalist held hostage nearly 7 years in Lebanon, dead at 76

Terry Anderson, US journalist held hostage nearly 7 years in Lebanon, dead at 76

Alistair Bell, Reuters  |  Posted April 21 - 9:57 p.m.  |  Save Story

Terry Anderson, a U.S. journalist who was held captive by Islamist militants for almost seven years in Lebanon died on Sunday at age 76, his daughter said in a statement.
Small cities prove to be hotbeds for startups in Utah

Small cities prove to be hotbeds for startups in Utah

Emma Pitts, Deseret News  |  Posted April 21 - 9:14 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Small Business Credit Initiative was created last year and federally funded by the Utah Governor's Office of Economic Opportunity to support small businesses — specifically in smaller and more rural communities.
TikTok says House bill that could ban app would 'trample' free speech

TikTok says House bill that could ban app would 'trample' free speech

Kanishka Singh, Reuters  |  Posted April 21 - 8:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

TikTok on Sunday repeated its free-speech concerns about a bill passed by the House of Representatives that would ban the popular social media app in the U.S. if Chinese owner ByteDance did not sell its stake within a year.
Tesla cuts prices in China, Germany, and around globe after US cuts

Tesla cuts prices in China, Germany, and around globe after US cuts

Hyunjoo Jin, Ethan Wang and Christoph Steitz, Reuters  |  Posted April 21 - 7:48 p.m.  |  Save Story

Tesla has cut prices in a number of its major markets — including in China and Germany as it grapples with falling sales and an intensifying price war for electric vehicles.
'We rejoice in this renewed temple': President Nelson dedicates Manti temple

'We rejoice in this renewed temple': President Nelson dedicates Manti temple

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted April 21 - 7:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Russell M. Nelson spoke about the purpose of temples as he dedicated the Manti Utah Temple on Sunday.
15 people injured when tram collides with guardrail at Universal Studios theme park

15 people injured when tram collides with guardrail at Universal Studios theme park

Associated Press  |  Posted April 21 - 6:15 p.m.  |  Save Story

Authorities say more than a dozen people suffered mostly minor injuries Saturday when a tram used for tours crashed into a railing at Universal Studios Hollywood near Los Angeles.
Suspect in killing of Idaho sheriff's deputy fatally shot by police, authorities say

Suspect in killing of Idaho sheriff's deputy fatally shot by police, authorities say

Associated Press  |  Posted April 21 - 5:23 p.m.  |  Save Story

Authorities say an Idaho sheriff's deputy is dead after being shot by a driver during a traffic stop in Boise.
Washington hiker in Layton presumed missing found safe, officials say

Washington hiker in Layton presumed missing found safe, officials say

Mary Culbertson, KSL-TV  |  Updated April 21 - 5:01 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Davis County Sheriff's Office said Sunday a 25-year-old man who didn't return from an overnight hiking trip has been found.
'The little museum that could': Springville Museum of Art celebrates 100th salon

'The little museum that could': Springville Museum of Art celebrates 100th salon

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted April 21 - 4:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Springville Museum of Art is celebrating its 100th annual Spring Salon with a new exhibition highlighting the history of art in the city.
Have You Seen This? Extension cord hazard claims 2 more victims

Have You Seen This? Extension cord hazard claims 2 more victims

Grant Olsen for KSL.com  |  Posted April 21 - 3:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

That inflatable decoration in the yard is beautiful. But beware of the hidden hazards.
6 essential strategies to selling your home quickly

6 essential strategies to selling your home quickly

The Stern Team  |  Posted April 21 - 3:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

If you're looking to expedite the sale of your home, there are certainly strategies that will help.
Pluto gained a 'heart' after colliding with a planetary body

Pluto gained a 'heart' after colliding with a planetary body

Ashley Strickland, CNN  |  Posted April 21 - 2:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

A huge heart-shaped feature on the surface of Pluto and researchers think they have solved the mystery of how the distinctive heart came to be.
Man dies in rollover crash in Washington County

Man dies in rollover crash in Washington County

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted April 21 - 1:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man died in a rollover crash late Saturday while traveling on state Route 18.
Utah Gov. Spencer Cox takes 'Disagree Better' to the TED Talks stage

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox takes 'Disagree Better' to the TED Talks stage

Brigham Tomco, Deseret News  |  Posted April 21 - 12:21 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox brought his national "Disagree Better" campaign to TED Talks on Wednesday, becoming the only sitting elected official to speak at the biannual conference in Canada.
Playing host to the other party

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Playing host to the other party

Samuel Benson, Deseret News  |  Posted April 21 - 11:57 a.m.  |  Save Story

What happens when the Republican Convention visits a democratic stronghold?
Bird flu worries grow amid poultry, cattle outbreaks — and possibly in raw milk

Bird flu worries grow amid poultry, cattle outbreaks — and possibly in raw milk

Lois M. Collins, Deseret News  |  Posted April 21 - 11:47 a.m.  |  Save Story

Although avian influenza doesn't spread easily to humans, health experts worldwide are worried that the pathogen is mutating in ways that could make human spread more likely. That's worrisome in part because H5N1 infection, the designation for bird flu, can be deadly.
Russia says US facing humiliation in Ukraine like in Vietnam

Russia says US facing humiliation in Ukraine like in Vietnam

Guy Faulconbridge, Reuters  |  Posted April 21 - 11:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Russia said on Sunday U.S. lawmakers' support for $60.84 billion more in aid for Ukraine showed that Washington was wading much deeper into a hybrid war against Moscow that would end in humiliation on a par with the Vietnam or Afghanistan conflicts.
Utah's Jews harbor mixed feelings on Passover's eve as Mideast fighting continues, antisemitism rises

Utah's Jews harbor mixed feelings on Passover's eve as Mideast fighting continues, antisemitism rises

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted April 21 - 10:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

With Passover to start Monday, Utah's Jewish community is alternately troubled at a spike in antisemitism in the wake of the Oct. 7 Hamas attacks on Israel and resolute in marking the holiday.

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