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Man who killed Utah student sentenced for Colorado killing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 10:45pm

A man who was previously convicted of fatally shooting a University of Utah student has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing a Colorado man.

Senate panel advances David Barlow for federal judgeship

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 9:43pm

The Senate Judiciary Committee advanced the nomination of David B. Barlow as a federal judge in Utah to the full Senate on Thursday.

Utah company provides a mysterious twist for game night

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Oct 17th - 9:00pm

Gone are the nights of board games and repeat movies.

Bountiful triathlete doesn’t let Crohn's disease stop her from competing

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 17th - 8:48pm

Chronic sickness is often a reason to stay at home and rest, but one Bountiful woman is determined not to let anything prevent her from the sport she loves. In the end, her dedication has paid off.

Utah tech company Galileo completes $77M funding round

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 17th - 8:04pm

Nearly 20 years ago, Clay Wilkes was the proud father of 10 grown children and comfortably retired. Now, he's recently finished leading Utah tech company Galileo through a $77 million funding round.

Why legendary Mount Timpanogos is Utah's 'Everest'

Mike Godfrey, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct 17th - 7:32pm

As home to dozens of mountain ranges, Utah represents an extremely crowded field of high-elevation splendor, but Mount Timpanogos in Utah County rises above all other (some taller) peaks as Utah's Everest. Here are four reasons why.

Police, BBB warning Utah consumers about high school sports sponsorship scheme

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 17th - 5:33pm

Police and the Utah Better Business Bureau are alerting local consumers and business leaders after receiving complaints about a company selling fake or deceptive sponsorships for high school sports teams.

Dabakis lobs ‘anti-endorsement’ against Salt Lake mayoral candidate over past land deal

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 5:07pm

Former state Sen. Jim Dabakis, the top vote getter of the Salt Lake City mayoral candidates who failed to advance through the primary, weighed in on the race.

White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe

Lisa Mascaro and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 4:50pm

The White House acknowledged Thursday that President Donald Trump's decision to hold up military aid to Ukraine was linked to his demand that Kyiv investigate the Democratic National Committee and the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.

Plea deal possible for man accused of pointing gun at Latter-day Saint missionaries

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 4:17pm

A possible plea deal is in the works for a West Valley man accused of inviting Latter-day Saint missionaries to his house and holding them at gunpoint.

Video: Utah train operator recounts lead up to nick-of-time rescue by trooper

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:34pm

Riley Nelson, a Utah Transit Authority train operator, saw a light in the distance as he carried about 60 passengers northward away from Salt Lake City.

QUIZ: How well do you pay attention at sports games?

Lifevantage  |  Posted Oct 17th - 3:00pm

There's often so much going on at any given sports game, it's hard to focus on the small details that make it possible.

Poll: McAdams’ favorability higher than Utah’s other congressmen

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:58pm

Utah’s only Democrat in Congress, Rep. Ben McAdams, rated higher among voters than the state’s three other U.S. House members, according to a new UtahPolicy.com poll.

Lone Peak football loses appeal, will open playoffs at 1-9

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:44pm

A panel of members from the Utah High School Activities Association's executive committee unanimously upheld a decision (3-0) to forfeit the Knights' five previous wins of the season for fielding an ineligible player.

Utah leads states in gun sales growth over past decade, study shows

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:33pm

As lawmakers heard statistics Wednesday on the state of gun crime in Utah, a new study shows Utah’s rate of gun ownership has increased more than any other state over the past decade.

'Office Ladies' podcast takes you inside Dunder Mifflin

Sandra Gonzalez, CNN  |  Posted Oct 17th - 2:03pm

There something I wish I'd known before walking into an interview with Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey: quoting them would be nearly impossible at the end.

St. George sets new rainless record; more snow headed for northern Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:35pm

Records are meant to be broken, but those who oversee water in southwestern Utah aren’t pleased with St. George’s new record.

Latter-day Saint bishop jailed, accused of having images of child sex abuse

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 17th - 1:19pm

A Latter-day Saint bishop faces potential criminal charges for allegedly possessing and distributing what investigators described as “child sexual abuse material.”

Utah woman who admitted to distributing 99 pounds of meth sentenced to 20 years in prison

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 17th - 12:38pm

A Utah woman who admitted to helping distribute over 99 pounds of methamphetamine in Utah, Idaho and elsewhere, between 2014 and 2016, will spend 20 years in federal prison, authorities said.

Exposure to pollution linked to 'silent miscarriages'

Jen Christensen, CNN  |  Posted Oct 17th - 11:30am

Pregnant women who have been exposed to high levels of pollution face an increased risk of "silent miscarriage" in the first trimester, according to a new study. A "silent miscarriage" happens when a fetus hasn't formed or has died, but the placenta and embryonic tissue remain.

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Guest opinion: The church does not support conversion therapy, but that doesn’t fit in some headlines

Jacob Hess and Hal Boyd, Contributor  |  Posted Oct 17th - 11:25am

The well-being of youths and children is — and should be — common ground on which everyone can stand.

Prep football: Week 10 scores and schedule

Check back here for the latest scores from all the Week 10 high school football games across the state.