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Review: You'll want to make 'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' your neighbor

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 21st - 2:00pm

There is something intangibly wonderful about the movie, much like Rogers’ show. Here are a few reasons you should make “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” your neighbor.

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Driver dies after being ejected from dump truck on overpass in Summit County, authorities say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 21st - 1:58pm

A driver died Thursday after they were ejected from their dump truck on the ramp from U.S. Highway 40 to I-80 in Summit County, authorities said.

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Aide says ambassador on ‘political errand’ for Trump

Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 1:39pm

In riveting testimony, a former national security official declared Thursday that a U.S. ambassador carried out a controversial "domestic political errand" for Donald Trump on Ukraine, an allegation undercutting a main line of the president’s defense in the impeachment inquiry.

EPA prosecutions of polluters approach quarter-century lows

Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 1:17pm

Criminal prosecution and convictions of polluters have fallen to quarter-century lows under the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency, deepening three years of overall enforcement declines, according to Justice Department statistics.

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu will be indicted on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust

Andrew Carey and Oren Liebermann, CNN  |  Updated Nov 21st - 12:48pm

Charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust have been unveiled against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in three separate corruption cases, the Attorney General announced on Thursday evening, marking the first time in Israel's history that a sitting PM faces indictment in criminal investigations.

Where parents feel like chauffeurs, companies step in

Cathy Bussewitz, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 11:55am

When Deb Fink heard about a company that could drive her 9-year-old son to his after-school program, she balked at the idea of putting him in a car with a stranger. But faced with the unrelenting pressure of driving him where he needed to go in the middle of her workday, she decided to give it a try.

Kaysville man charged with grabbing girl at football game

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 21st - 11:22am

A man arrested in September after police say he inappropriately touched a teenage girl during a high school football game has been formally charged.

Utah has a case for Tyler Huntley and the Heisman Trophy

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 21st - 10:47am

In case you missed #HuntleyForHeisman on Twitter, the University of Utah started a Heisman campaign this week for senior quarterback Tyler Huntley.

Some boxes of Cheese Nips are being recalled

Lauren M. Johnson, CNN  |  Posted Nov 21st - 10:30am

Check your Cheese Nips -- the cracker's parent company has issued a voluntary recall.

Newcomers Shepherd, Affleck help guide No. 4 BYU women's soccer to best season yet

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 21st - 10:16am

The Cougars take a 19-0-1 record into Thursday’s second round in the NCAA Tournament against No. 23 Louisville (6 p.m. MST, BYUtv).

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Experts say ‘Frozen 2’ is a cash grab. Here's why that’s totally cool

Herb Scribner, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov 21st - 10:10am

‘Frozen 2’ is about to hit theaters. Does Disney just want your money?

Qualtrics to double Utah headquarters, add 1,000 employees

Art Raymond, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov 21st - 10:00am

Thursday’s unveiling of plans to double the size of Qualtrics' Utah County headquarters comes with a remarkable appendix.

Cedar City man sentenced following alleged $58K tax return scam, insurance fraud

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Nov 21st - 9:27am

A Cedar City man was sentenced in federal court for an alleged tax scheme involving more than $58,000 in public funds in addition to several charges relating to theft and insurance fraud.

American Fork police make arrest in fatal hit-and-run, say driver admits knowing he hit a man

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 21st - 9:12am

Investigators say 37-year-old Darrell Day turned himself in and told them he knew he had hit a person but fled the scene out of fear of going to jail.

‘It was definitely targeted’; Colorado City officials investigate bullet holes in high school exterior

Ryann Richardson, St. George News  |  Posted Nov 21st - 9:00am

Officials are investigating an incident that led to the discovery of bullet holes in the side of El Capitan High School in Colorado City, Arizona last week.

America's largest grocer is revamping its produce section

Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business  |  Posted Nov 21st - 8:41am

Produce is the first thing customers see when they enter Walmart and a key part of the retailer's defense against Amazon. So Walmart is giving its produce aisles a makeover.

Phony 'fact check' account on Twitter raises new concerns

Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 21st - 8:20am

The deception was easy to pull off and came with barely any consequences.

Colorado district closes more than 40 schools after highly contagious virus outbreak

Christina Walker and Konstantin Toropin  |  Posted Nov 21st - 8:02am

A school district in Grand Junction, Colorado has closed more than 40 schools for two days after a virus outbreak rapidly spread through the student population, according to school officials.

6 reasons blankets make perfect gifts for anybody

Minky Couture  |  Posted Nov 21st - 8:01am

Get all of your holiday shopping done in one place.

Utah Amber Alert still in effect for Clinton infant, mother who may be headed to California

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 21st - 8:01am

A Utah Amber Alert for an infant girl who authorities say was taken Wednesday afternoon by her birth mother is still in effect.

Mysterious comet will cause a rare 'Unicorn' meteor storm this week. Here's how to watch.

Ashley Strickland, CNN  |  Posted Nov 21st - 7:22am

Two meteor scientists, Peter Jenniskens and Esko Lyytinen, shared their prediction for an outburst by the alpha Monocertoid meteor shower on November 21 or 22, depending on your location.

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