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Neighbors upset after city approves tall building by mistake

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 15th - 11:33am

Residents in one Millcreek neighborhood are upset after a 37-foot tall blue warehouse went up just feet away from several homes, blocking the area’s view of Mount Olympus.

Japanese artist's decade-old doodle in a New York bar skyrockets in value

Mirna Alsharif, CNN  |  Posted Oct 15th - 11:04am

The walls of most bars are adorned with artwork of some kind, including the doodles of patrons after a few drinks. But a Manhattan bar has a set of doodles that could be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.

KSL Pick'em: Ute fans sweep Week 8 prizes

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:16am

Utah fans fared well in Week 8, sweeping the weekly prizes as well as landing the top spot for the best local fan base in KSL College Football Pick'em.

Former NASA scientist says they found life on Mars in the 1970s

Jessie Yeung, CNN  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:20am

We may have already discovered the essence of life on Mars 40 years ago, according to a former NASA scientist.

Man accused in Boise mass stabbing found competent for trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:36am

A man charged with first-degree murder in connection with a mass stabbing that left a 3-year-old girl dead and eight other people wounded has been found competent to stand trial.

Monthlong strikes may end as GM CEO joins negotiations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:33am

A person briefed on the talks says General Motors CEO Mary Barra is joining negotiators at the bargaining table, a sign that an agreement may be near to end a monthlong strike.

Dad dodges bullets while defending kids after alleged assault

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:02am

A Millcreek father said he feels lucky after he was shot at three times by a man who hit his two sons in the face, according to police.

Police: Utah man attacked brother-in-law with truck, pole

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:47am

A Greenville man is facing charges of attempted murder after police say he hit his brother-in-law with a pickup truck, then attacked him with a pole.

Man raped fellow patient at Utah mental health facility, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:11am

A patient at an inpatient psychiatric hospital was charged Monday with sexually assaulting another patient.

China tempers hopes about US tariff truce

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 1:22am

A truce in a U.S.-Chinese tariff war and Beijing's promises to open more of its state-dominated economy are raising investor hopes. But Beijing is trying to temper expectations, while companies express frustration over the halting pace of market-opening.

Google debuts Pixel 4 phone, wireless earbuds with AI

Rachel Lerman, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 1:05am

Google unveiled a new Pixel smartphone and other hardware devices Tuesday, all aimed at getting people even more dependent on its artificial-intelligence services.

EU: Brexit deal still possible this week, UK must act now

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 12:44am

A Brexit divorce deal is still possible ahead of Thursday's European Union summit but the British government needs to move ahead with more compromises to seal an agreement in the next few hours, the bloc said Tuesday.

Is there a cause for concern after the Jazz drop their third straight preseason game?

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 14th - 11:10pm

The Jazz's defense was bad. Is it just a learning curve as the new additions adjust to playing in Snyder’s system? Is it an intensity issue with it just being the preseason? Or is there a real concern that the Jazz have a problem on their hands?

6 questions looming over the crowded 2020 Democratic debate

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:05pm

Just a month has passed since the last presidential debate, but the state of the Democrats' 2020 race has shifted.

Utah’s new homeless centers already turning away women in 'startling' early strain on system

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Oct 14th - 9:22pm

The Geraldine E. King Women’s Center and mixed-gender Gail Miller Resource Center have already reached capacity for women, only weeks after their openings.

Charges: Man crashes into car to get dog back from ex-girlfriend

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 14th - 8:57pm

“He stated that he made the car stop by crashing his car into the driver side of the car,” charging documents said. “Defendant really wanted to get the dog back.”

Woman in 'perfect' marriage joining domestic violence survivors sharing their stories

Kim Bojorquez, KSL  |  Posted Oct 14th - 8:18pm

Sandy Police Chief Bill O’Neal said domestic violence is “truly an epidemic problem” and occurs more often than people think.

Nature fans rejoice! 11 nearby places to celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 14th - 8:02pm

There are more than 500 refuges in the U.S. that draw millions of visitors each year. Here are a few options in and around Utah to check out now.

California mandates later school start times

Adam Beam, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 7:09pm

The bell doesn't ring until 8 a.m. at Lincoln High School, but by then freshman Briana Lopez has been awake for hours.

School lunch shaming will now be against the law in California

Christina Maxouris, CNN  |  Posted Oct 14th - 7:08pm

California just took a step toward making its school environments a little more inclusive.

Eye doctor targeted undocumented Utahns with shoddy surgeries, lawsuit contends

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Oct 14th - 6:15pm

A Utah man alleges in a lawsuit that he is blind in his right eye due to one of many botched, discount surgeries performed by a Utah eye doctor.