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Missing raven reunited with handlers after spending weeks at Utah Capitol

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:08pm

Some people in the office even started calling the bird “Edgar,” after the famous poet, Edgar Allen Poe who wrote the poem “The Raven.”

Utah governor: 'Both sides are guilty' and Trump, Democrats 'ought to dial it back'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:36pm

Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday "both sides are guilty" in the controversy over President Donald Trump's comments, condemned by the U.S. House as racist, about a group of progressive minority congresswomen.

Utah woman dies in tree-cutting incident

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A 74-year-old woman in Summit County suffered a fatal head injury Tuesday while cutting down dead trees.

Latter-day Saint president to speak at NAACP national convention

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:31pm

Leaders have worked to make The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' partnership with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People a "high priority," a news release from the church reads.

Teen dies after UTV crash on Sand Mountain

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:02pm

A 13-year-old boy from Colorado died Wednesday after a UTV crash on Sand Mountain, officials said. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Here’s what will replace Scouts and other teen programs, Latter-day Saint leaders say

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:34pm

Leaders recently announced a new program that will replace not only Scouting, but all programs for teens in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Utah Royals FC stars returning from World Cup to face new challenge: sell NWSL to USA

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:02pm

While the United States was watching the the U.S. women's national team win its fourth World Cup, its stars were watching the NWSL.

Man convicted in University of Utah killing sent back to Colorado to face additional murder charge

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:44pm

A man already sentenced to life in prison in Utah for killing a Utah student has been transferred to Colorado to face charges where his alleged crime spree began.

Charges filed in attack on school resource officer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:07pm

A man accused of attacking a school resource officer with a piece of wood has been charged, more than two months after the alleged incident.

Utah landscaper accused of shooting client fled to California, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:23pm

New court documents show that a landscaper accused of shooting a former client in Bluffdale fled to California to hide before turning himself in.

Utahn attacked girlfriend, then told her to pick a child to die, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:49pm

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Vernal man accused of assaulting his girlfriend and then driving her and her children into the mountains and asking her to pick a child to die.

Oh my! Bear rummaging incidents in Utah double that of last July

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:14pm

People spending time outdoors or living in bear-prone areas are failing to properly secure food, helping to drive a doubling of bear rummaging incidents in Utah.

Utahn charged with stabbing ex's new fiance had made previous threats, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:33pm

A court hearing for a southern Utah man accused of stabbing his ex-wife's new fiance multiple times was continued again on Tuesday,

BYU grad tells U.S. Senate panel he would impartially apply law if confirmed as federal judge

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:03pm

David B. Barlow appeared to leave a favorable impression on the few senators who quizzed him Wednesday during his nomination hearing to become a federal judge.

Maintaining your secondary water system

Weber Basin Water Conservancy District  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:00pm

Even the most seasoned of gardeners and homeowners might not realize how much water is wasted on faulty sprinkler systems.

Prosecutors drop groping case against Kevin Spacey

Alanna Durkin Richer, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 2:36pm

Prosecutors dropped a case Wednesday accusing Kevin Spacey of groping a young man at a resort island bar in 2016 after the accuser refused to testify about a missing cellphone the defense says contains information supporting the actor's claims of innocence.

Comic-Con at 50: Bigger than ever, but at what cost?

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 2:07pm

No one expected their culture would ever become mainstream when a few hundred comic book and science fiction enthusiasts and creators gathered in the basement of a San Diego hotel 49 years ago for what would become known as the first Comic-Con.

7 semitrucks rolled over in the last 2 days — the latest Wednesday on 3300 South

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:32pm

A semitruck rolled over on 3300 South, forcing partial closure of the road and the I-15 junction ramp. It's the seventh in two days, the Utah Highway Patrol reports.

City hopes 'Baby Shark' song will drive homeless away

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:15pm

Officials in West Palm Beach are hoping a continuous loop of children's songs played throughout the night will keep homeless people from sleeping on the patio of a city-owned rental banquet facility.

2nd man charged in fatal Salt Lake convenience store confrontation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:46pm

A second man has been charged in connection with a fatal confrontation outside a Salt Lake City convenience store.

Salt Lake police identify man fatally shot during confrontation with officers

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:21pm

Police identified the man shot and killed by a Salt Lake police officer Monday, officials said.