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What parents need to know about 'Ad Astra'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 21st - 7:08pm

Brad Pitt’s latest film “Ad Astra” is receiving strong reviews and hopes to make a splash at the box office this weekend. Here's what parents need to know about its content.

Lehi police searching for missing teenager

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 6:08pm

Police announced Saturday they are searching for a missing teenager in Lehi.

QB Jacob Eason helps No. 22 Washington roll to 45-19 win over BYU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 5:00pm

Eason threw for 290 yards and three touchdowns, and the 22nd-ranked Huskies stormed to a 45-19 win over BYU in front of an announced crowd of 62,117 fans Saturday afternoon at LaVell Edwards Stadium — just shy of a sellout.

Davis County man charged with kidnapping, raping woman

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 4:58pm

A man accused of kidnapping, assaulting and raping a woman in his Davis County home has been charged.

There’s growing confidence in RISE test results, Utah education officials report

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 4:11pm

There is growing confidence that RISE testing data is valid and can be used for school accountability purposes, state and local education officials report.

Have You Seen This? Watch a trio of Trader Joe’s dancers save the day

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:22pm

Dance like everyone is watching.

American drowns after proposing to his girlfriend underwater in Tanzania

Emily Dixon, CNN  |  Posted Sep 21st - 2:19pm

A Louisiana man has drowned after proposing to his girlfriend underwater while the couple was vacationing in Tanzania.

Game Center: BYU vs. No. 22 Washington

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Sep 21st - 1:30pm

Follow along as the BYU Cougars take on the No. 22 Washington Huskies at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah, with KSL.com's live Game Center.

O say can you sing? Performers line up for a chance to perform the anthem at Jazz games

Nina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 11:57am

From sax players to soloists to quartets, people of all ages traveled from near and far for a chance to perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” before one of the 44 Jazz home games this coming NBA season.

Creativity without the pressure at ‘paint and sip’ studios

Molly Sprayregen, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 11:33am

One of the places where it all began was a little studio outside Birmingham, Alabama.

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Supreme Court Justice at BYU: ‘Nine people in Washington should not govern’

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 21st - 11:08am

The members of the U.S. Supreme Court should interpret the Constitution based on the original intent of the Founding Fathers so that nine justices don’t rule the nation, one of the court’s own, Justice Neil Gorsuch, told a capacity crowd at Brigham Young University on Friday night.

University of Utah asks judge to dismiss lawsuit filed in Lauren McCluskey’s death

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 9:56am

The University of Utah filed a motion asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by McCluskey’s parents, arguing that the family does not have grounds to sue.

Fifth death linked to storm that walloped Houston area

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 9:54am

The widespread damage brought to the Houston area by one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U.S. history came into broader view Saturday, as floodwaters receded to reveal the exhausting cleanup effort that lies ahead for many communities and homeowners.

The first day of fall is coming. Here are 5 things you probably didn't know

Cassandra Santiago and Amanda Barnett, CNN  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:46am

Yes, the season for chunky scarves, pumpkin-spiced everything and fantasy football is upon us. Fall, autumn, harvest season -- whatever you call it -- starts Monday, September 23, in the Northern Hemisphere. Here are some interesting things to know about the season:

Outdoor recreation created $5.5B in Utah. Here's how that stacks up with other states

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:42am

How much does recreation move the U.S. economy, and how does Utah compare to other states? For the first time ever, there’s an answer from a federal agency.

Car chase in West Valley City concludes in South Salt Lake field

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:08am

An attempt to locate a vehicle in West Valley City turned into a pursuit that ended in South Salt Lake early Saturday morning.

10 TV shows you don't need a subscription to watch

Byutv  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:00am

You don't need to pay a steep monthly subscription fee to watch these 10 family-friendly shows.

Utah mom faces felony after allegedly locking teen daughter out of the house

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 21st - 7:48am

An Eagle Mountain woman who police say locked her daughter out of their home and wouldn’t let her back in now faces a criminal charge.

Déjà vu for BYU football, this time vs. No. 22 Washington (+how to watch, listen, stream)

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 7:16am

For the second straight week, BYU hosts a Pac-12 team ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 in a game broadcast on ABC.

The Triple Option: No. 10 Utes fail to capitalize on big moment in 30-23 loss to Trojans

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 12:21am

In arguably Utah’s best opportunity to finally claim a win in the L.A. Coliseum, the Utes squandered their opportunity and fell to the USC Trojans 30-23 in a Friday battle.

Customers left hanging after Lehi spa suddenly goes out of business

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:59pm

Frequent customers of CK Massage in Lehi were left fuming after discovering that the spa would be closing effective immediately.