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1 dead after crash in spring hailstorm in southern Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 9:40pm

A passenger in an SUV died Monday after the vehicle skidded and rolled on I-15 during a hailstorm, troopers said.

Homelessness in Weber County more than doubled in 4 years

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted May 20th - 9:09pm

Homelessness in Weber County more than doubled from 2014 to 2018 and is growing at a faster rate than both Salt Lake County and Utah as a whole, a new study found.

2 arrested in connection with WVC 7-Eleven robbery in which shot was fired at ceiling

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 8:05pm

A man has been arrested in connection with a May 10 robbery of a 7-Eleven in which police say one person stole beer and another fired a shot into the ceiling of the store.

Illinois truck driver who suffered heart attack on Utah road thanks those who saved his life

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 7:33pm

Monday brought an emotional reunion between John Lindsey and the strangers who saved his life, filled with hugs and a few tears at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, where he was treated.

Sting highlights 'very bad year' for online predators in Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 7:00pm

Thirteen people were arrested last week following an undercover operation by the ICAC task force that targeted adults preying on kids online.

Land managers say this important archaeological site in southern Utah was vandalized

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 6:20pm

The Bureau of Land Management announced Monday a $1,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of vandals who spray-painted graffiti at an important southern Utah archaeological site.

Utah woman fed boyfriend Drano because she felt too much hate, warrant states

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 5:36pm

A woman accused of trying to kill her boyfriend by feeding him spoonfuls of Drano was scheduled to be back in court Monday.

Amber Alert activated in search for Idaho teen who may be headed to Las Vegas

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 5:22pm

An Amber Alert has been activated as authorities search for a 17-year-old Idaho girl who they say may have been forcibly abducted on Sunday.

New York might make it illegal to text while walking

Augusta Anthony, CNN  |  Posted May 20th - 5:13pm

Crossing the street here can be challenging any time, and you might be even less likely to notice that honking cab or zooming bicyclist if you're looking at your phone.

Utah teen asked to be picked up, then shot driver, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 4:39pm

Police arrested a 15-year-old boy who they say tried to rob two acquaintances and shot one in the process.

Have You Seen This? Mariachi band performs 'Game of Thrones' theme

Xoel Cardenas,  |  Posted May 20th - 4:08pm

In honor of the series finale of "Game of Thrones," today’s video is a tribute to the show via a mariachi band and their wonderful take on the show’s iconic theme.

Reports have questioned safety of helicopter model in Utah County crash

Carter Williams,  |  Posted May 20th - 3:32pm

The helicopter at the center of a fatal crash in Utah County Friday is described as one of the most popular models in the world, but recent reports have questioned its safety.

Utah trooper pulls over car for failing to signal, makes big drug bust

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 3:13pm

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper recently pulled over a car in southern Utah for a minor traffic violation and found an estimated 15 pounds of methamphetamine.

3 tips to help the seniors in your life avoid tech scams

Carrie Rogers-whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted May 20th - 2:36pm

Scams that target the elderly are on the rise. Here are three ways to help you and the seniors in your life avoid tech scams that could cost thousands.

Overprocessed foods add 500 calories to your diet every day, causing weight gain

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted May 20th - 2:02pm

Less-expensive, easier-to-prepare ultraprocessed foods can make you fat, a new study says.

Gunman, victim in fatal parking lot shooting had been fighting, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 1:15pm

The two men who police say were involved in a fatal confrontation in the parking lot of a West Valley restaurant last month had reportedly met that night to fight, according to court documents

5th migrant child dies after detention by Border Patrol

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 12:46pm

The U.S. government says a 16-year-old teenager from Guatemala died Monday at a Border Patrol station in South Texas, becoming the fifth death of a migrant child since December.

Woman killed in crash near Brigham City, authorities say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 20th - 12:19pm

A 29-year-old Brigham City woman died in a rollover crash in Brigham City Monday, authorities said.

Provo father accused of causing infant's skull fracture

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 12:15pm

A Provo man was arrested over the weekend after police say he hit his infant daughter's head against a wall, causing a skull fracture.

Police: Suspect in Ogden shooting said, 'Lo maté (I killed him)'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 11:37am

A man arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Ogden over the weekend admitted to smoking methamphetamine earlier in the day, according to police.


250 teens, 5 high schools, 1 Facebook Live concert. Meet Utah's first 'Super Orchestra'

Lottie Peterson Johnson, Deseret News  |  Posted May 20th - 11:31am

During a recent orchestra rehearsal, Thierry Fischer pleaded with his musicians. The Utah Symphony’s music director wanted the music to be light and fast, so he asked his players to imagine they were little birds, furiously flapping their wings.