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Utah legislative leaders call for ‘comprehensive performance audit’ of public schools

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Aug 21st - 7:01am

State legislative leaders on Tuesday called for a “comprehensive performance audit” of the Utah’s public education system.

Court upholds firing of West Valley City police officer who fatally shot woman

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Aug 21st - 6:39am

A federal court of appeals on Tuesday ruled that the West Valley City Police Department did not violate due process in firing former officer Shaun Cowley after he shot and killed a woman in 2012.

Crews rescue stranded 21-year-old hiker at Mt. Timpanogos

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Aug 20th - 10:17pm

Utah County Search and Rescue teams responded to reports of a possibly stranded hiker Tuesday night.

Trump expected to nominate replacement for Jon Huntsman Jr. in Russia

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 10:12pm

President Donald Trump has apparently already lined up a replacement for Jon Huntsman Jr. as U.S. ambassador to Russia.

Marvel's involvement in 'Spider-Man' movies may be in doubt

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 9:40pm

With great success comes great re-negotiation. In the wake of the announcement that "Spider-Man: Far From Home" is now the highest-grossing film ever in Sony Pictures' history, reports surfaced that Marvel Studios may be stepping away from the cross-studio partnership.

Audit asks if revenue will be sufficient to cover the $1.43 billion Lake Powell Pipeline

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 9:09pm

If projections pan out, it appears the Washington County Water Conservancy District will generate sufficient revenue — perhaps even an excess — to cover the costs of the planned $1.43 billion Lake Powell Pipeline, according to a legislative audit released Tuesday.

Utah company is putting the mystery back in date nights

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Aug 20th - 9:00pm

Date nights don't have to be a big ordeal, but they are essential to any healthy relationship. Here's how to add a little mystery to your night.

More women should be assessed for BRCA mutations, new recommendations say

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Aug 20th - 8:37pm

More women should be assessed for harmful mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes that can increase risk of certain cancers, according to new recommendations.

Homeless man's spending spree prompts renewed safety tips from Utah police

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 8:05pm

The recent arrest of a homeless man in Utah County who investigators say has kept law enforcers in Orem and and Provo busy has prompted renewed safety warnings from police about leaving valuables unattended in cars.

Boulder traveled over 2K feet before crashing into Springville family's porch, state officials say

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Aug 20th - 7:33pm

New data released Tuesday shows a boulder rolled more than 2,000 feet and split into two before it crashed into the front porch of a home in Springville last month.

Provo man dead after car collides with tanker

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Aug 20th - 7:03pm

A 26-year-old Provo man died Tuesday after his car collided head-on with a tar tanker, authorities said.

Here’s how your child’s school curriculum is going to change in the next 4 years

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Aug 20th - 6:45pm

There are about 5,000 open computing jobs in Utah right now but not nearly enough trained people to fill them. Here's how your child's changing school curriculum will close that gap.

Local church leader charged in dressing room camera incident

Travis Loller, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 6:16pm

A Utah man who serves as a local leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Utah is accused of illegally photographing a woman in Tennessee in a mall dressing room.

Leaders, treatment providers reflect on success stories from 2 years of Operation Rio Grande

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 5:45pm

Amy Daeschel had gone to college. She had a career. A family.

New 'Matrix' film set with Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 5:13pm

Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski are returning to the world of "The Matrix."

2 women charged in northern Utah crime spree

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 4:39pm

The second of two women accused in a crime spree that included a hit-and-run and high-speed chase in northern Utah has been charged.

Ex-Draper council candidate claims employee and fast clock wrongly tossed him from race

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Aug 20th - 4:08pm

A disqualified candidate for Draper City Council is suing the city claiming its elections officer and a too-fast clock in her office improperly kept him out of the race.

2 large trucks crash at same Garden City intersection within 1 week

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Aug 20th - 3:47pm

Another large truck has crashed into the same Garden City storage building where some units were destroyed last week in a similar accident.

Have You Seen This? Dust twister in Syracuse

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 20th - 3:03pm

Something about nature is beautiful, amazing and a little terrifying — much like this Utah dust twister caught on camera in Syracuse.

How vaping can cause a form of pneumonia

University Of Utah Health  |  Posted Aug 20th - 3:00pm

Vaping is known to cause health problems, but one Utah woman is experiencing a side effect she didn't know was a risk.

US Women's National Team equal-pay lawsuit is set for a May trial

Wayne Sterling, Jason Hanna and Aimee Lewis, CNN  |  Posted Aug 20th - 2:37pm

A gender discrimination lawsuit filed by members of the US women's soccer team against the US Soccer Federation has been scheduled for trial starting May 5, a spokeswoman for the players said.