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Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

Mary Clare Jalonick, Eric Tucker and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 8:41pm

James Comey and President Donald Trump seem to disagree on most everything, but the ex-FBI director’s memos show consensus on at least one thing: the need to hunt down leakers.

Parole officer charged in shooting seeks gag order

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 8:22pm

An officer criminally charged for an allegedly unjustified shooting from last year is seeking a gag order in his case.

Utah man loses more than 100 pounds on Keto diet

Aley Davis, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 7:57pm

With so many different diets becoming popular today, it's hard to know who to trust. Be aware of the pros and cons to fad dieting before finding the right fit for you.

Utah students rally for gun reform on anniversary of Columbine shooting

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 7:35pm

More than 200 students in Salt Lake City chose the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre to say they're not giving up the fight for gun reform during a rally held at the state Capitol Friday.

Police say woman called in Ogden bomb threats to cancel man's court dates

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 7:32pm

Police say a woman called in three bomb threats to an Ogden courthouse, each around the time a man she knows was due in court in a DUI case.

North Korea says it has suspended nuclear, missile testing

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:54pm

North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site ahead of a new round of negotiations with South Korea and the United States. There was no clear indication in the North's announcement if it would be willing to deal away its arsenal.

Review: 4 days with the Lexus RC F coupe

Mike Stapley, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:17pm

The RC F combines great looks with spirited driving and a powerful V8.

Person on way to hospital for emergency dies following car crash

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 5:38pm

A person being taken to the hospital for a medical emergency died after being involved in a crash Sunday evening.

Cockroaches, other health hazards close La Frontera Cafe in Sandy

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 5:02pm

Salt Lake Health Department officials closed a Mexican food restaurant Wednesday, citing several dozen health code violations “presenting an imminent health hazard.”

About 2,500 mourners pay respects to Barbara Bush at viewing

Juan A. Lozano and Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 4:44pm

His daughter standing behind him, former President George H.W. Bush sat at the front of the cavernous sanctuary of St. Martin's Episcopal Church. He gazed up at the rose-draped casket holding his wife of 73 years.

Jazz have big things planned for home playoff debut Saturday

Andy Larsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 4:38pm

With free T-shirts, a varied fan fest, giveaway custom shoes, and more, the Jazz are going all out to provide a big experience for the Jazz's home playoff debut this season on Saturday. That, plus more notes from the Jazz's practice Friday.

Accountant defends tax returns in solar tax 'scheme' trial

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 4:15pm

Testimony continues in a federal court trial which the U.S. Department of Justice says stems from an "abusive tax scheme" that cost the U.S. Treasury at least $50 million in bogus tax credits and depreciation claims. It involves a Utah company.

2 arrested after body found hidden in closet

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 3:33pm

Two people were arrested after police said they hid the body of a man in a closet after he overdosed and died while all three were using drugs.

Rainbow Bridge becomes world’s 4th international dark sky sanctuary

Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 3:22pm

Utah’s dark starry skies have once again received recognition after Rainbow Bridge National Monument was recently named an international dark sky sanctuary— making it only the fourth designation in the world.

Woman accused of assaulting air marshal, throwing coffee on passengers on flight from London to SLC

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 2:45pm

A woman faces misdemeanor assault charges after officials say she threw coffee on passengers and assaulted a U.S. Air Marshal on a Delta flight from London to Salt Lake City on Thursday.

Utah top in country for job growth, report says

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 2:02pm

The Beehive State ranked first in overall and private sector job growth for the month of March, according to Utah Department of Workforce Services. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was flat at 3.1 percent, the national rate was 4.1 percent.

Big banks saved $3.6B in taxes last quarter under new law

Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 1:55pm

The nation's six big Wall Street banks posted record, or near record, profits in the first quarter, and they can thank one person in particular: President Donald Trump.

Have You Seen This? Baby bears find human hammock; bearpocalypse inevitable

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 1:15pm

Sure you think it's cute now, but wait until you find that bear waiting for you in your bed.

Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:53pm

Wells Fargo will pay $1 billion to federal regulators to settle charges tied to misconduct at its mortgage and auto lending business, the latest punishment levied against the banking giant for widespread customer abuses.

Police searching for man suspected in Millcreek stabbing

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:52pm

Police are seeking a man suspected in a stabbing that left one person in serious condition early Friday.

Murray man admits kidnapping, sexually abusing young boys

McKenzie Romero, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:46pm

A Murray man accused of offenses including kidnapping and sexual abuse of young boys in six criminal cases has taken plea deals in three Ogden cases.

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