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Public works, transportation employees clear debris as part of the Great Utah ShakeOut

Emily Ashcraft, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 9:11pm

Joining nearly a million Utahns participating in the Great Utah ShakeOut, Salt Lake County public works and emergency personnel got hands-on practice giving aid after an earthquake.

New Utah company aims to solve prescription drug shortage problem

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:39pm

Some of the most essential generic medications are about to become more available and more affordable, putting patients first. Civica Rx, a nonprofit drug manufacturing company based in Lehi, will make at least 14 drugs available this year.

Utah man charged with torturing puppy

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 8:07pm

A Provo man accused of regularly beating his puppy now faces a criminal charge of torture of a companion animal.

University of Utah math professor elected to Royal Society of London

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:33pm

Christopher Hacon, University of Utah distinguished professor of mathematics, has been elected to the Royal Society of London.

Supervising officer in viral arrest of University of Utah nurse loses appeal

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:00pm

The Salt Lake Civil Service Commission on Thursday upheld Salt Lake Police Chief Mike Brown's decision to demote one of the officers involved in the arrest of University of Utah nurse Alex Wubbels.

Salt Laker resident builds monstrous Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

Jeff Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 18th - 6:28pm

The Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 is an incredibly fast car. JayDe Butters took his to the next level with a plethora of engine modifications and unique visual upgrades that make his ZL1 truly one-of-a-kind!

Facebook says more Instagram passwords exposed than thought

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 5:47pm

Millions more Instagram users were affected by a password security lapse than parent company Facebook acknowledged nearly four weeks ago.

Why Sam Merrill is returning to Utah State basketball without a second thought

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 18th - 5:14pm

Sam Merrill is returning to Utah State without a second thought. Here's why, as he explained to NCAA college basketball reporter Andy Katz.

Utah man ordered to life in prison for murder of toddler during potty training

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 4:40pm

A Layton man who beat his girlfriend's 2-year-old son to death out of rage over potty training has been ordered to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Samsung Galaxy Fold phones are breaking. Here's why it doesn't matter

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Posted Apr 18th - 4:09pm

The Samsung Galaxy Fold is launching next week as planned, despite reports from some early reviewers that their devices broke after just a few days of use.

Hill airmen take F-35s to Middle East for first time

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 3:32pm

F-35s from Utah's Hill Air Force Base have deployed to the Middle East for the first time.

St. George teacher arrested in connection with inappropriate touching of student

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 18th - 3:23pm

A middle school teacher was arrested Thursday in connection with inappropriately touching a student, police said.

Have You Seen This?: Zion Williamson dunks in couple's gender reveal video

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 18th - 3:00pm

So what’s a new and fun way to announce the gender of your baby? How about getting the projected No. 1 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft to help via a slam dunk, of course.

How Utah cosplayers prepare to suit up for conventions like FanX

John Mabunga, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 18th - 2:02pm

Cosplayers from all around are cramming to make sure their cosplays are ready to wear FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention Spring 2019 event.

Police official: Short-circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire

Elaine Ganley and Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:44pm

Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said Thursday as France paid a daylong tribute to the firefighters who saved the world-renowned landmark.

Troopers identify 80-year-old woman hit and killed by driver blinded by sun

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:21pm

Troopers identified an 80-year-old woman who died after she was hit by a truck in Kanab Wednesday.

Registered Utah sex offender charged after allegedly kissing teen girl on school grounds

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:16pm

A registered sex offender accused of walking onto the grounds of a northern Utah school to kiss a teen girl pleaded not guilty in court this week.

President Nelson writes Pope Francis letter of sympathy after fire at Notre Dame

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:04pm

A few days after the Notre Dame fire, President Russell M. Nelson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, wrote Pope Francis a letter, expressing his condolences.

'Jeopardy' contestant James Holzhauer breaks record again

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted Apr 18th - 12:48pm

James Holzhauer has topped himself on "Jeopardy."

Visitors find easy access to gemstones at Topaz Mountain Adventures quarry

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Apr 18th - 12:15pm

While experienced searchers often find gorgeous specimens at Topaz Mountain, novices can sometimes struggle. The Topaz Mountain Adventures quarry helps remedy this situation by offering better access to museum-quality gemstones.

How Utah members of Congress see the Mueller report

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 11:46am

Utah members of Congress and their staffs will be digging into the special counsel Robert Mueller's report Thursday, but they don't expect to find any bombshells.