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What ending vehicle safety inspections has meant for Utah roads

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 10:33pm

Since Utah stopped requiring annual vehicle safety inspections last year, crashes in which equipment was a contributing factor appear to be on the rise.

Utah congressional candidate confronts convictions of sexual battery

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 10:01pm

Cory Green pleaded guilty in 2010, but says he was victimized like Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

Make Your Week: Paying tribute to those who help

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 9:41pm

The people who inspire us come from places we may never expect.

Locals in the NFL: Can BYU's Taysom Hill, Logan's Luke Falk be long-term starters at QB?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 9:20pm

Who would’ve thought that BYU grad Taysom Hill and Logan High alum Luke Falk, who grew up just over 100 miles apart from each other, would be getting their best NFL shot at the same time?

Budding scientist and refugee gets research opportunity at Huntsman Cancer Institute

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:33pm

A young woman from a country dealing with political instability and violence got the opportunity to study at the Huntsman Cancer Institute as part of a 10-week mentorship through the PathMakers program.

Herriman lawmaker resigns from Utah House to devote more time to job

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:02pm

Rep. John Knotwell, R-Herriman, is resigning from the Utah House of Representatives at the end of the month, Utah House leaders announced Wednesday.

Wildfire updates: Francis Fire reaches 68% containment

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:03pm

A lightning-caused wildfire that started Monday reached 68% containment Wednesday evening, Utah Fire Information officials said.

Community holds forum discussing youth reliance on electronics

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:17pm

Dozens of students, parents and teachers attended a youth protection meeting at Midvale Middle School to discuss the impact smartphones are having on our children’s mental health.

Justin Trudeau apologizes for wearing brownface during 2001 event at school

Rebekah Riess and Steve Almasy, CNN  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:09pm

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo emerged of him wearing brownface during a school event in 2001.

Trump's new national security adviser now highest-ranking Latter-day Saint in administration

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:53pm

Robert O'Brien comes to the post after serving as the president's chief hostage negotiator.

19-year-old alleged leader of Utah drug group charged with numerous felonies

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:18pm

A 19-year-old Salt Lake man who police say is a key player in a “large-scale drug operation” now faces 16 felony charges.

Stop the Polluting Port Coalition demands health impact study on Utah Inland Port

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 4:31pm

As public opposition against the proposed Utah Inland Port continues to simmer, members of the Stop the Polluting Port Coalition came together.

Utah mother dies from injuries suffered in car crash that killed her daughter

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:43pm

A mother who was in a car crash last month that killed her 16-year-old daughter has died from injuries she suffered during the wreck.

Salt Lake, New York to become 'test beds' for research like 5G, FCC says

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:39pm

Salt Lake and New York are about to become "test beds" for advanced wireless technologies like 5G.

Have You Seen This? Authorities bust unlikely home intruder

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 3:01pm

One California family was in for a surprise when they found a mountain lion in their bathroom.

Amid a privacy crisis, Facebook now wants to put a camera on your TV

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Posted Sep 18th - 2:33pm

When Facebook first introduced Portal, a smart speaker with a screen, in October of last year, the company was grappling with a seemingly endless list of privacy issues. The idea seemed tone deaf, to say the least.

The 13 best new streaming titles on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 18th - 2:00pm

September is upon us, and that means the weather will soon start to turn, leaves will start to change, and new titles are ready for your streaming pleasure. Here are the 13 best new titles streaming on your favorite services.

Salt Lake man gets 90-day jail sentence after admitting to having child pornography

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 1:31pm

A Salt Lake City man has been sentenced to jail after he admitted to having approximately 90 videos of child pornography on his phone in 2018.

1 dead in Hooper crash

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 1:20pm

One person died Wednesday afternoon in a car crash at 5900 W. 4600 South in Hooper, authorities say.

Looking forward to Utah’s fall colors? Here’s what to expect this year

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 1:12pm

It's nearly that time of the year where the trees start changing colors. Here's why trees change and when we might see peak fall foliage in Utah.

Knockoff pot vapes raise concerns for licensed companies

Michael R. Blood, The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 12:17pm

A short walk from police headquarters in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, a cluster of bustling shops are openly selling packaging and hardware that can be used to produce counterfeit marijuana vapes that have infected California’s cannabis market.