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

John Clyde, 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.

Authorities responding to crash in Hooper

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Sep 18th - 1:20pm

Emergency personnel are responding to a crash at 5900 W. 4600 South in Hooper.

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

Carter Williams,  |  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.

The Fed cut rates for the second time this year

Donna Borak, CNN Business  |  Posted Sep 18th - 12:03pm

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut interest rates for the second time since July as concerns grow about a potential global slowdown.

Salt Lake actor engaged in secret relationship with teen, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:47am

A local actor accused of engaging in a “secret relationship” with a teenage girl a few years ago now faces numerous felonies.

The college student’s quick guide to off-campus housing

Cassie Tolhurst, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:16am

It’s that time of year again. The air is cooling off, the days are getting shorter, and the school year is underway. For a college student, that also means textbooks, class schedules and housing.


Inside the family court crisis that has left more than 700 children dead

Gillian Friedman, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:05am

On a bone-chilling January morning in Yucca Valley, California, 23-year-old Katie Tagle woke up to an email that made her heart stop.

Salt Lake considers changes for e-scooters

Brittany Tait, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:02am

One year has passed with little-to-no regulations during the e-scooter pilot program in Salt Lake City. Officials say they have received hundreds of emails and phone calls asking for change.

Patrick Kinahan: Time is now to extend Kalani Sitake's contract

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 18th - 10:25am

Riding the momentum of football team's two consecutive overtime wins, BYU can use this time to extend coach Kalani Sitake's contract before going into the last year of his deal next season. For recruiting purposes, the program needs the continuity.

Federal plan to end state mileage standards draws criticism

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 9:34am

The Trump administration is poised to revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy.

Test of new traffic alert system underway on I-15 in Virgin River Gorge

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Sep 18th - 9:15am

In an effort to reduce collisions as traffic slows and stops due to continuing work on the bridges through the Virgin River Gorge, the Arizona Department of Transportation has rolled out a system designed to let motorists know what’s ahead of them.

Saudi Arabia says Iranian missiles, drone hit oil facilities

Jon Gambrell, Aya Batrawy and Fay Abuelgasim, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:38am

Saudi Arabia alleged Wednesday that Iranian cruise missiles and drones attacked the heart of the kingdom’s oil industry, showing journalists the remains of the weapons while stopping short of directly accusing Iran of launching the assault.

Christian health care organization asks Latter-day Saints to rethink their beliefs or leave

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:20am

Latter-day Saint Ryan Baker has been a member of Samaritan Ministries for about two years. Just a few days ago, he was told he would need to rethink his beliefs or leave.

The season’s most spellbinding events

Gardner Village  |  Posted Sep 18th - 8:06am

If witching hour strikes and you're in the mood to celebrate the season, grab your best gal pals and head to Gardner Village.

Bear sighting leads to traffic delays on State Street in Orem

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:59am

A bear was sighted near the intersection of State Street and Center Street in Orem on Wednesday morning, and crews were working to remove it.

Trump names hostage negotiator as national security adviser

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:31am

President Donald Trump says he plans to name hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien to be his new national security adviser.

Brighton High School wants to bring back its marching band

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 7:05am

Step by step, Mikala Mortensen is laboring to field Brighton High School’s first marching band since the 1990s.

National Guardsman, nurse practitioner enters race for Utah’s 4th Congressional District

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 18th - 6:52am

A Utah National Guard captain and self-described “political outsider” has entered the field of candidates to represent Utah’s 4th Congressional District.

India's government approves ban on e-cigarettes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 5:13am

India's government on Wednesday decided to ban e-cigarettes, expressing concern at the alarming rate at which vaping is becoming popular among the country's youth and causing breathing illnesses.

Number of abortions in US falls to lowest level since 1973

David Crary, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 18th - 1:48am

The number and rate of abortions across the United States have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to new figures released Wednesday.