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Man accused of sexually abusing 2 teens has racked up new charges since

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 2:48pm

As the case of a Santaquin man accused of sexually assaulting two teenage girls at knifepoint prepares to go to trial, a second case alleging the man intimidated his victims in court has been moved to Provo.

October West Jordan shooting death ruled legally justified

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 2:16pm

The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office has determined that the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man by a West Jordan police officer in October was legally justified.

Granite teachers could see 8.7% compensation hike under tentative pact

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 1:44pm

A tentative agreement between the Granite school board and the Granite Education Association will likely mean an 8.7 percent increase in compensation for teachers, no increase in health care premiums and a salary scale that tops at $84,255 annually.

Feds aim to make example of man convicted in one of Utah's largest Ponzi schemes

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 1:16pm

Federal prosecutors want to come down hard on a Utah real estate magnate who bilked investors out of tens of millions of dollars in one of the state's largest Ponzi schemes.

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Here's why (and how) to observe a digital Sabbath

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Apr 25th - 12:57pm

For me, it’s wasn’t technology, but a cat litter box that was the impetus for change.

Sex offender arrested in abuse of disabled woman

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 12:47pm

A registered sex offender has been arrested for allegedly abusing a disabled woman he was staying with, according to police.

Utah photographer excited for the Milky Way’s 'rift' and summer astrophotography

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 12:15pm

Daniel Smith, nature photography instructor for the University of Utah’s Parks, Rec and Tourism department, has been gearing up for summer night photography opportunities.

Layton man charged with burning child in bathtub

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:43am

A 19-year-old man who became upset with an 18-month-old child now faces a charge of child abuse, according to court records.

MyKayla Skinner announces departure from program, plan to pursue 2020 Olympics

Holli Joyce, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:27am

University of Utah gymnastics junior MyKayla Skinner will leave the program to make a run for the 2020 Olympics, she announced Thursday.

Spoiler-free review: Marvel fans will cheer — and cry — for 'Avengers: Endgame'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 25th - 11:20am

Here are some reasons “Avengers: Endgame” is well-worth your time and why fans of Marvel are going to feel like they’re a young child waking up on Christmas morning.

Harry and Meghan: Newest royal baby could be an American

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:49am

What would the founding fathers think? Almost 250 years after the United States launched a revolution to rid itself of the British royal family, the next royal baby could be an American.

Jordan School District breaks ground for elementary school where the antelope roam

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 10:15am

The Jordan District school is one of seven new schools the district needs to keep pace with steady enrollment enrollment growth in the southwest quadrant of Salt Lake County. A new high school in Herriman is on track to open next fall.

Southern Utah town set to celebrate reopening of 94-year-old bridge

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 9:45am

A nearly century-old bridge that a small southern Utah town banded together to preserve is set to ceremoniously reopen next week.

‘Fatbergs’ are a reminder of what not to flush

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:39am

A slimy, grimy ball of goop is garnering a bit of attention on West Haven City’s Facebook page. It came out of a sewer pump Monday.

Teen who left smoldering backpack at school ordered to probation until 21

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:18am

A teenager who left a smoldering backpack containing shotgun powder and BB pellets in a school cafeteria last year has been ordered to four years of probation.

'You don't succeed without failure': Donovan Mitchell will learn from Game 5 performance

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:00am

Donovan Mitchell wasn't great on Wednesday. He thinks it'll help him be great in the future.

7 things to consider when remodeling your home

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Apr 25th - 8:00am

Whether you need a bit more space, more efficient space or are just ready for a new and refreshed look, gearing up for a home remodel can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. To help you as you plan, here are some tips.

Widow of fallen Utah officer David Romrell speaks publicly for first time

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:37am

The family and comrades of a fallen Utah police officer hope to find healing next month when they see him honored in Washington D.C.

High school senior killed in West Valley City crash Wednesday

Linda Williams, KSL.com and Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:18am

A woman who died in a crash Wednesday evening was identified as a high school senior who was set to graduate next month.

In 50 years, a more diverse Utah will look like today's US

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 25th - 7:05am

By the time today's preschoolers have grandchildren of their own, Utah's classrooms and workplaces will be significantly more diverse. In 2065, the Beehive State will look much like the nation as a whole does today, a new state report projects.

Biden launches 2020 bid warning 'soul' of America at stake

Steve Peoples and Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 25th - 6:25am

Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the "soul of this nation" at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election.