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New group launches campaign to end elective abortion in Utah

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 1:44pm

A new group calling itself Abortion-Free Utah launched a campaign Wednesday to end elective abortion in the state.

I-80 reopens after hazardous material spill, train derailment in Nevada

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 12:41pm

I-80 has reopened after a 12-car train derailed and spilled ammonium nitrate east of Wells, Nevada, Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

What events like Outdoor Retailer do for the outdoor industry

Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 12:09pm

Outdoor Retailer has been a staple of the outdoor recreation industry for years, but many people don’t fully understand what it does for the outdoor industry or why it has such a massive economic impact.

Salt Lake police arrest 7 juveniles who allegedly broke into elementary school

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 11:33am

Seven juveniles who allegedly broke into an elementary school by going through the roof were rounded up by Salt Lake police late Tuesday.

Food delivery face-off: KSL compares largest apps in 5 categories

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV and Lori Prichard, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 11:04am

With just a few taps in a food delivery app, we can have our favorite meals brought to us from pretty much any restaurant.

Civic leaders aim to keep Utah's jobs economy thriving into the future

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 11:02am

A national workforce panel is focusing its efforts on finding solutions to the issue of filling millions of open jobs in states like Utah.

Teen wanted in West Valley shooting surrenders to police

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:50am

A 17-year-old boy who allegedly shot another male during a confrontation in West Valley City last week has turned himself in.


Why building new airports like Salt Lake City's is rare, and what it might mean for your travel plans

Amanda Olson, Deseret News  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:49am

The resources needed for airport revamps are substantial. That's what makes building a new one so remarkable.

Gov. Herbert meets with Pope Francis at Vatican

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:25am

Gov. Gary Herbert met with Pope Francis at Vatican City Wednesday as a part of his 11-day European trade mission to improve trade relations between the state and Europe.

Jazz trade for Memphis point guard Mike Conley

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:06am

The Utah Jazz got their new point guard. Utah has traded for Memphis PG Mike Conley, Shams Charania of The Athletic reported Tuesday.

'Joints will be separated': Jamal Khashoggi's murder, retold

Jamey Keaten and Aya Batrawy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 10:00am

The gathering on the second floor of the Saudi consulate featured an unlikely collection: a forensic doctor, intelligence and security officers, agents of the crown prince's office. As they waited for their target to arrive, one asked how they would carry out the body.

56 people treated after rail car spills sulfur dioxide in Salt Lake City

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 9:38am

Two people were transported to a hospital and more than 50 others were treated for symptoms after a rail car spilled at least 300 gallons of sulfur dioxide in Salt Lake City.

EPA defies climate warnings, gives coal plants a reprieve

Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 9:27am

Despite scientists' increasingly urgent warnings, the Trump administration ordered a sweeping about-face Wednesday on Obama-era efforts to fight climate change, easing restrictions on coal-fired power plants in a move it predicted would revitalize America's sagging coal industry.

Democrats interview former longtime Trump aide Hope Hicks

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 9:02am

Former top White House adviser Hope Hicks is refusing to answer questions related to her time in the White House in an interview with the House Judiciary Committee, according to several frustrated Democrats who have been in the meeting.

Delays ease up after crash on northbound I-15 near South Salt Lake

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:39am

Delays have mostly disappeared on northbound I-15 after a crash near 3300 South backed traffic up all the way to Midvale Wednesday morning, KSL Traffic reports.

Utah relinquishes oversight of trust linked to polygamist

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:22am

A judge said Tuesday it's time to let a community board on the Utah-Arizona border have final say about who is entitled to buy homes and properties in a trust that once belonged to a sect run by notorious polygamist Warren Jeffs, ending court oversight that began 14 years ago.

More charges for Utah man accused of raping girl

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:01am

A Fairview man already charged in one case of raping a child now faces additional allegations of sexually abusing children.

8 local can't-miss events happening this summer

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted Jun 19th - 8:00am

Summer in Utah is anything but boring, especially with all of the fun events planned. These are nine activities you can't miss this summer.

2 women share their experience at the LDS Millionaire event

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:42am

A week and a half ago, 20 women were escorted to a secret country club somewhere in Utah to meet an “LDS Millionaire.” This is what two women said about their experience.

Weber State student takes on hemp study

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:19am

The typical undergraduate thesis project isn’t supposed to attract a lot of attention or controversy. Weber State University student Jeff Colbert, however, chose a subject that did just that.

Toddler who fell 13 feet from Spanish Fork home makes 'miraculous recovery,' family says

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jun 19th - 7:05am

Jacob Stallings was flown via medical helicopter to Primary Children's Hospital in critical condition after his 13-foot fall on June 11. He's since been released from the hospital and will receive further treatment at home, family members said.