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How a chair gifted by a Hollywood legend ended up in a Utah government office building

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:49pm

It’s easy to find stories of actors, musicians, comedians or socialites visiting Utah for its skiing, hunting or gorgeous views. But this story may just take the cake when it comes to celebrity interaction in Utah.

Authorities seize 195 pounds of meth, indict 6 in Utah drug scheme

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:32pm

Six people have been indicted for conspiracy to distribute meth after a Project Safe Neighborhoods collaborative bust.

Utah baby taken to hospital after getting tangled in window blinds

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:17pm

A baby who reportedly became tangled in window blind cords was taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon, the Logan Fire Department said.

Bounce house sparks fire, power outages in Draper

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:01pm

A bounce house and wayward gust of wind sparked a fire in Draper on Thursday, causing about 3,100 homes in the nearby area to lose power.

Iran envoy: ‘All-out war’ to result if hit for Saudi attack

Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 6:26pm

Any attack on Iran by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia will spark an “all-out war,” Tehran’s top diplomat warned Thursday, raising the stakes as Washington and Riyadh weigh a response to a drone-and-missile strike on the kingdom’s oil industry that shook global energy markets.

More than 1,000 rescues, evacuations as Imelda soaks Texas

Juan A. Lozano  |  Posted Sep 19th - 5:15pm

The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda dangerously flooded parts of Texas and Louisiana on Thursday, scrambling rescue crews and volunteers with boats to reach scores of stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes.

Orem mayor accused of making ‘unauthorized withdrawals’ won’t be charged

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 4:52pm

Orem Mayor Richard Brunst will not face charges for alleged unauthorized withdrawals he made from his city retirement account.

Utah health department sets proposed fee schedule for medical marijuana program

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 4:04pm

Patients, guardians and pharmacists will be expected to pay into Utah’s medical marijuana program by way of fees charged for registration, background checks and prescription cards.

Man shows up at Salt Lake hospital with gunshot wound

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:29pm

Salt Lake City police are trying to figure out Thursday how a man ended up at a local hospital with a gunshot wound.

1 dead in Utah motorcycle crash

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:20pm

The solo rider went off the road after a curve and crashed, troopers said. Wind was being investigated as a factor in the wreck.

Police arrest Utah man charged with child abuse

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:02pm

A White City man wanted on charges of child abuse has been arrested.

Utah native Kodi Lee wins America’s Got Talent

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 2:36pm

The moment Utah native Kodi Lee walked onto the “America’s Got Talent” stage, the 22-year-old captured the nation’s attention. On Wednesday, he beat the Detroit Youth Choir to win the show’s 14th season and $1 million.

Utah man who sold fake oxycodone that led to a death headed to prison

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 2:02pm

A Hooper man who sold fentanyl-laced fake oxycodone pills that led to another man’s death will spend more than 10 years behind bars.

Hatch says Biden didn’t believe Anita Hill’s sexual harassment claims

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:36pm

Former Sen. Orrin Hatch says Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden told him he did not believe Anita Hill’s sexual harassment allegations against then-U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas.

'Mormon Manziel'? Why Zach Wilson's budding nickname probably shouldn't stick

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:17pm

The nickname quickly spread in part because of a few similarities between BYU's quarterback and legendary QB Johnny Manziel, and in part because nobody can refuse a good alliterative pun. Plus, "Mormon Manziel" just sounds fun to say.

Davis County officials reassure public after leaked law enforcement memo causes concern

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:45pm

The "be on the lookout" document was never meant for the public, but its disturbing details prompted an official response Wednesday.

Grizzly bear attacks injure 3 hunters in Montana

Ktvq Staff Via CNN  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:15pm

Two separate grizzly attacks in the Gravelly Mountains left three hunters with moderate to severe injuries, according to a Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks press release.

The 1954 Mercury Monterey Sun Valley known as 'Aunt Bea'

Jeff Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:44am

The origin of the sunroof as we know it today dates back all the way to one of the first examples from 1954: the Mercury Monterey Sun Valley.

Man kills his cats, claims he'd do it again, charges state

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:22am

A man accused of killing one kitten because it bit him and critically injuring a second kitten before leaving it in a box in a field to die, allegedly told police he’d do it again.

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These 6 voters make the case for Donald Trump in 2020

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:50am

We wanted to find out what appeals to Donald Trump’s supporters and why they believe he deserves another term. The economy, the judges and a get-the-job-done attitude is just part of it. Here are their stories.

4 citizens recognized for saving father, daughter struck by lightning

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:32am

Four Utahns were honored for saving a father and his daughter after they were struck by lightning in central Utah in June.