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Unbeaten: No. 13 BYU holds off USC to claim consecutive 10-win seasons, 5-0 vs. Pac-12

Unbeaten: No. 13 BYU holds off USC to claim consecutive 10-win seasons, 5-0 vs. Pac-12

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 28 - 2:31 a.m.

Tyler Allgeier ran for 111 yards and two touchdowns as BYU improved to 5-0 against the Pac-12 with a 35-31 win over USC on senior night at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Jazz look like themselves again in rout of Pelicans

Jazz look like themselves again in rout of Pelicans

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 27 - 11:55 p.m.

If Friday's inexplicable loss was the wake up call, Saturday showed what a fully engaged Jazz team could still look like.
No. 18 BYU outlasts rival Utah 75-64 to stay undefeated on the season

No. 18 BYU outlasts rival Utah 75-64 to stay undefeated on the season

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 27 - 11:06 p.m.

The dog fight of a game was everything you'd expect a rivalry game to be with both teams not willing to concede an inch.
NFL defensive great Michael Strahan to be next space tourist

NFL defensive great Michael Strahan to be next space tourist

Michelle Chapman, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 10:06 p.m.

"Good Morning America" co-host Michael Strahan is going to space next month.
Republican lawmaker Boebert apologizes for anti-Muslim slur

Republican lawmaker Boebert apologizes for anti-Muslim slur

Steve Holland, Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 8:35 p.m.

Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert apologized on Friday after suggesting that a Democratic colleague, Rep. Ilhan Omar, had been part of a "jihad squad" on Capitol Hill.
COVID variant spreads to more countries as world on alert

COVID variant spreads to more countries as world on alert

Pan Pylas, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 7:53 p.m.

The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, just days after being identified in South Africa, leaving governments around the world scrambling to stop the spread.
Small businesses in Utah feel support on Small Business Saturday

Small businesses in Utah feel support on Small Business Saturday

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 7:22 p.m.

Three businesses on Provo Center Street say that they feel supported by the community and that they have loyal customers who value shopping at a small business.
How to have meaningful Thanksgiving conversations

How to have meaningful Thanksgiving conversations

Thememories.com  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 7:00 p.m.

Wondering how to keep the peace at Thanksgiving? Avoid the topics you hate to debate using these conversation starters and other tips from theMemories.com. Have fun, meaningful conversations with your family and friends.
Former Gov. Herbert to serve on national education board

Former Gov. Herbert to serve on national education board

Mark Jones, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 6:29 p.m.

Former Utah Gov. Gary Herbert will serve as a member of the National Assessment Governing Board, filling an open post on the board available for a Republican governor.
Europe's Christmas markets warily open as COVID cases rise

Europe's Christmas markets warily open as COVID cases rise

David McHugh, Emily Schultheis and Justin Spike, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 5:36 p.m.

The holiday tree is towering over the main square in this central German city, the chestnuts and sugared almonds are roasted, and kids are clambering aboard the merry-go-round just like they did before the pandemic. But a surge in coronavirus infections has left an uneasy feeling hanging over Frankfurt's Christmas market.
Police say man arrested for DUI caused a crash with 6 kids in his car

Police say man arrested for DUI caused a crash with 6 kids in his car

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 4:31 p.m.

Six children were brought to the hospital with injuries after the driver of the car crashed into a barrier while driving under the influence, according to police. Police documents said five of the children, including a 4-year-old, were not wearing seatbelts.
Man makes learning Navajo fun for children

Man makes learning Navajo fun for children

Tamara Vaifanua, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 4:14 p.m.

The creator of a new TV show is trying to simplify the Navajo language for children in a fun way — through the use of puppets.
Have You Seen This? Now this is how you talk turkey

Have You Seen This? Now this is how you talk turkey

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 3:25 p.m.

Thanksgiving is past and most turkey leftovers are on their last leg, but that doesn't mean we're done with turkeys.
Shop local: This kids adventure box will thrill (Shh, it's also educational)

Shop local: This kids adventure box will thrill (Shh, it's also educational)

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 3:00 p.m.

This holiday season, give the kids on your list something truly unique and fun, but also guides them to explore the world and learn!
EU proposes booster jabs for 2022 travel, opens to WHO vaccines

EU proposes booster jabs for 2022 travel, opens to WHO vaccines

Philip Blenkinsop and Marine Strauss, Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 2:23 p.m.

European Union residents will need to have COVID-19 vaccine booster jabs if they want to travel to another country in the bloc next summer free of tests or quarantines, the European Commission proposed on Thursday.
Battle of the unbeaten: Undefeated streak to add to 'special' and 'intense' BYU-Utah rivalry

Battle of the unbeaten: Undefeated streak to add to 'special' and 'intense' BYU-Utah rivalry

Josh Furlong and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 1:37 p.m.

It's not just a big game in the state, but nationally. Saturday's matchup will be the first time both teams are 5-0 since the 1912-13 season.
Why Utah's Olympic bid backers have to wait a little longer for an audience with the IOC

Why Utah's Olympic bid backers have to wait a little longer for an audience with the IOC

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 12:12 p.m.

Backers of Utah's bid to bring the Winter Games back to the state in 2030 or 2034 won't be traveling to Switzerland to sit down for the first time with IOC officials as soon as they'd hoped.
Little Tikes made a Peloton-like bike for kids, but child development experts cry foul

Little Tikes made a Peloton-like bike for kids, but child development experts cry foul

Matt McFarland, CNN Business  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 11:07 a.m.

Little Tikes, the children's toymaker, has produced a child-version of the Peloton bike, but experts say it is a step backward in child development.
'It's like a chess match': After trying season, Utes only focused on Pac-12 title

'It's like a chess match': After trying season, Utes only focused on Pac-12 title

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 10:04 a.m.

Britain Covey was honest about the situation: Utah overlooked Colorado with a Pac-12 Championship game on the horizon.
'Iconic destination' Zion National Park hits visitation record — and could reach 5 million mark

'Iconic destination' Zion National Park hits visitation record — and could reach 5 million mark

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 9:06 a.m.

Zion National Park has hit uncharted territory when it comes to visitation. It's nearing an exclusive club for national parks.
Officer and gunman injured in shootout at South Jordan home

Officer and gunman injured in shootout at South Jordan home

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 27 - 8:15 a.m.

A police officer and a man police say they were looking for were both shot during an exchange of gunfire inside a South Jordan house Friday night. The man is in critical condition.
Virus fears lead to post-Thanksgiving blues for stocks, oil

Virus fears lead to post-Thanksgiving blues for stocks, oil

Carolyn Cohn, Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 8:07 a.m.

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slide at the post-Thanksgiving Wall Street open and oil hit two-month lows as fears of a coronavirus variant sent investors scurrying to safe-haven assets.
Utah's most dangerous animals (many might surprise you)

Utah's most dangerous animals (many might surprise you)

Siegfried & Jensen  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 8:00 a.m.

You may not come face-to-face with a lion or swim in shark-infested waters in the Beehive State, but Utah has its own fair share of dangerous animals. While some may be obvious, others might surprise you.
Researchers believe omicron COVID variant will reach Utah, sooner or later

Researchers believe omicron COVID variant will reach Utah, sooner or later

Paul Nelson, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Nov. 27 - 7:10 a.m.

Health officials in Utah say they're keeping a close eye on the new COVID variant coming out of South Africa, but how worried should we be in the Beehive State?
'Hopefully it hurts enough': Jazz looking in mirror after losing on another game winner

'Hopefully it hurts enough': Jazz looking in mirror after losing on another game winner

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 27 - 12:17 a.m.

Remember when Jaren Jackson Jr. hit a late-game 3 to beat the Jazz way back on Monday? If you didn't, New Orleans' Devonte Graham gave you a pretty good reminder.
 Could you survive a winter night camping at Peter Sinks?

Could you survive a winter night camping at Peter Sinks?

Robert Williamson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 10:11 p.m.

Peter Sinks near Logan Canyon records some of the lowest temperatures in the contiguous United States during the winter months. What makes Peter Sinks so cold? Why would you want to camp there in winter? What are the secrets to comfortable cold winter camping?
Attorneys for Utah death row inmate want AG's office removed from case

Attorneys for Utah death row inmate want AG's office removed from case

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 9:15 p.m.

Attorneys for a man who has been on Utah's death row for more than 30 years believe the Utah Attorney General's Office should be disqualified from his appeal.
Local companies see surge in Black Friday business amid supply chain problems

Local companies see surge in Black Friday business amid supply chain problems

Debbie Worthen, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 8:46 p.m.

A new survey by Lending Tree shows nearly half of all consumers will shop at small, locally-owned businesses this weekend and spend an average of $305 per person.
Laundrie attorney: Missing gun wasn't made public due to 'frenzied atmosphere'

Laundrie attorney: Missing gun wasn't made public due to 'frenzied atmosphere'

Taylor Romine and Dakin Andone, CNN  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 7:46 p.m.

Brian Laundrie's parents discovered a handgun was missing when they voluntarily surrendered their firearms to law enforcement the same day they informed authorities that their son was missing, according to the family's attorney, Steven Bertolino.
Merck's COVID-19 pill significantly less effective in new analysis

Merck's COVID-19 pill significantly less effective in new analysis

Manas Mishra and Michael Erman, Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 7:20 p.m.

Merck & Co said on Friday updated data from its study of its experimental COVID-19 pill showed the drug was significantly less effective in cutting hospitalizations and deaths than previously reported.
Black Friday is back but it's not what it used to be

Black Friday is back but it's not what it used to be

Taly Arbel and Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov. 26 - 7:09 p.m.

On this year's Black Friday, things almost seem normal.
5 local businesses with gifts for everyone on your list

5 local businesses with gifts for everyone on your list

Divvy  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 7:01 p.m.

If you don't want to be known as the one who gives unwanted gifts, today is your lucky day. Here's Divvy's list of five local businesses offering tried and true gifts your friends and family are sure to love.
West Valley police looking for 3 in shooting at hair salon

West Valley police looking for 3 in shooting at hair salon

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 6:47 p.m.

Police say a 40-year-old woman was shot Friday during an attempted robbery at a West Valley hair salon.
No. 19 Utah closes out regular season with win over Colorado

No. 19 Utah closes out regular season with win over Colorado

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 26 - 6:26 p.m.

There were moments where Utah didn't play great and gave Colorado a chance, but in the end the Utes stay undefeated at Rice-Eccles Stadium to close out the regular season.
Some Old Spice and Secret deodorants recalled after cancer-causing chemical is detected

Some Old Spice and Secret deodorants recalled after cancer-causing chemical is detected

Jackie Wattles, CNN Business  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 5:44 p.m.

Procter & Gamble Co. issued a recall for more than a dozen Old Spice and Secret-branded aerosol deodorants and sprays, warning that the products could contain benzene, a cancer-causing agent.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91

Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 5:05 p.m.

Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century with his intelligent, intricately rhymed lyrics, his use of evocative melodies and his willingness to tackle unusual subjects, has died. He was 91.
New COVID omicron variant triggers travel bans

New COVID omicron variant triggers travel bans

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov. 26 - 4:22 p.m.

Nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the world raced Friday to contain a new coronavirus variant potentially more dangerous than the one that has fueled relentless waves of infection on nearly every continent.
Utah State rolls over New Mexico, punches ticket to MWC title game

Utah State rolls over New Mexico, punches ticket to MWC title game

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Updated Nov. 26 - 4:15 p.m.

Aggies clinch the Mountain Division for the first time since 2013
Kaysville's Jaxson Dart out to snap BYU's win streak vs. Pac-12 as USC starter

Kaysville's Jaxson Dart out to snap BYU's win streak vs. Pac-12 as USC starter

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 4:13 p.m.

Dart grew up a Ute fan but didn't really hold much allegiance to either team the last time BYU played USC. That's obviously changed two years later.
Volunteers trade Black Friday shopping for 'green Friday' planting

Volunteers trade Black Friday shopping for 'green Friday' planting

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 3:00 p.m.

Some 50 volunteers gathered along the Jordan River corridor in Salt Lake City's Rose Park neighborhood on Black Friday to plant trees with the help of TreeUtah and the Jordan River Commission.
Lights, camera ... anyone? Film studios can't get international crews

Lights, camera ... anyone? Film studios can't get international crews

Michael Kahn, Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 2:05 p.m.

Hollywood flocked to central Europe during the pandemic when film producers there were allowed to keep the cameras rolling, making the region an irresistible draw for streaming giants captivated by castles and tax breaks.
Home care patient says nurse is 'friend who will always be there'

Home care patient says nurse is 'friend who will always be there'

Heather Simonsen, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 1:15 p.m.

During the pandemic, many have expressed thanks to front-line caregivers at hospitals and clinics. But there are 2 million health care workers in the U.S. whose work isn't quite as visible.
Was Zach Wilson's NFL trajectory sacked the night the Jets drafted him?

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Was Zach Wilson's NFL trajectory sacked the night the Jets drafted him?

Doug Robinson, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 11:44 a.m.

The former BYU star had a rough go of things before getting injured. He'll be back in action Sunday, hoping for better results.
Utah confirms 2,415 new COVID-19 cases, 17 deaths Friday

Utah confirms 2,415 new COVID-19 cases, 17 deaths Friday

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 26 - 11:33 a.m.

The Utah Department of Health reported 2,415 new cases on Friday and 17 deaths since Wednesday.
Body camera video documents rescue from Pleasant View house fire

Body camera video documents rescue from Pleasant View house fire

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 11:20 a.m.

Newly-released body camera footage captured a dramatic rescue from a burning home early Tuesday in Weber County.
If you made it to the bottom of a ski resort, chances are this artist showed you the way

If you made it to the bottom of a ski resort, chances are this artist showed you the way

Kyle Dunphey, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 9:15 a.m.

If you've ever been skiing or snowboarding, you've probably seen James Niehues' art.
Utah woman recovers from fractured neck and back to open gym and run marathons

Utah woman recovers from fractured neck and back to open gym and run marathons

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 8:20 a.m.

Even though she suffered severe injuries in a car crash, a Clearfield woman has thrived through her recovery.
Utah company's escape-room-in-a-box puts a thrilling mystery under the tree

Utah company's escape-room-in-a-box puts a thrilling mystery under the tree

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 8:00 a.m.

Each month, a new adventure filled with cryptic clues, ciphers and puzzles, transports players to a different international city where they solve a riveting mystery.
Utah-based Owlet stops selling baby monitor socks after FDA warning

Utah-based Owlet stops selling baby monitor socks after FDA warning

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 26 - 7:10 a.m.

Utah company Owlet has stopped selling its popular baby monitoring socks after receiving a warning from the FDA that it needs to receive approval to be marketed for medical purposes.
Holiday season moves into high gear but challenges remain

Holiday season moves into high gear but challenges remain

Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 10:14 p.m.

Buoyed by solid hiring, healthy pay gains and substantial savings, shoppers are returning to stores and splurging on all types of items.
Herriman man delivers pies, gift cards as thank you to gas station attendants

Herriman man delivers pies, gift cards as thank you to gas station attendants

Jed Boal, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 9:43 p.m.

A man in Herriman is thankful for the many gas station attendants who give up time with their families on Thanksgiving to work.
Thanksgiving travelers set TSA pandemic record — more than 2.3 million in the air

Thanksgiving travelers set TSA pandemic record — more than 2.3 million in the air

Pete Muntean and Gregory Wallace, CNN  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 9:01 p.m.

The mass of Thanksgiving travelers has set a new pandemic-era air travel record.
Rookie 911 operator talks Utah couple through baby's birth

Rookie 911 operator talks Utah couple through baby's birth

Ashley Moser, KSL-TV  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 8:26 p.m.

A Utah family is safe with their newborn girl thanks to the quick and calm thinking of a 911 dispatcher.
Not full? Utah to open applications for upcoming turkey hunts

Not full? Utah to open applications for upcoming turkey hunts

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 7:57 p.m.

Didn't get your fill of turkey at the table this Thanksgiving? There's an upcoming hunt for that.
Donations pour in for man who served 43 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit

Donations pour in for man who served 43 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit

Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 7:09 p.m.

Thousands of people are raising money online for a Missouri man who served 43 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit.
Utah celebrates Thanksgiving with gratitude and service

Utah celebrates Thanksgiving with gratitude and service

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 25 - 7:05 p.m.

What is happening in Utah during Thanksgiving? People are serving, traveling, expressing gratitude and hopefully remaining safe.
Shop local: This kids adventure box will thrill (Shh, it's also educational)

Shop local: This kids adventure box will thrill (Shh, it's also educational)

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 7:00 p.m.

This holiday season, give the kids on your list something truly unique and fun, but also guides them to explore the world and learn!
KSL.com Pick'em: Staff picks for Week 13 of college football

KSL.com Pick'em: Staff picks for Week 13 of college football

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 6:37 p.m.

Each week, we'll release the KSL.com sports staff picks for you to see. Can you do a better job than us? Probably, but that's the fun of it all.
Richard III archaeologists strike again with Roman mosaic find in England

Richard III archaeologists strike again with Roman mosaic find in England

Pan Pylas, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 5:45 p.m.

A team of archaeologists from the University of Leicester in central England certainly appear to have the golden touch.

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