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Police: Man confesses to restaurant robbery, then changes his mind

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:38am

A man who allegedly confessed to police that he robbed a fast-food restaurant, only to later claim he was paid to take the fall, was booked into jail after police say they believed him the first time.

With campaign in final weeks, Gov. Herbert and Gail Miller stumping for school funding ballot question

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:21am

Coming soon to a television near you, Gov. Gary Herbert and Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller urging Utahns to support a nonbinding ballot question intended to increase education funding through a higher gasoline tax.

Woman hit by vehicle, southbound 700 East closed in South Salt Lake

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:51am

A woman walking her bicycle across the street was hit by a vehicle near 3300 South and 700 East in South Salt Lake Tuesday morning. Southbound 700 East is closed in the area.

For Bill Cosby and chief accuser, a day of reckoning arrives

Maryclaire Dale and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:37pm

Bill Cosby faces a good chance of being sent to prison Tuesday, when a judge is expected to sentence the TV star who was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman in 2004.

Homegrown Trevor Lewis highlights LA Kings' 4-1 preseason win over Vancouver in Salt Lake Shootout

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:33pm

Tyler Toffoli scored twice, and Trevor Lewis added a third-period assist to help the Kings pull away from Vancouver, 4-1 in front of 12,367 fans Monday night at Vivint SmartHome Arena in the first NHL preseason game in Salt Lake City since 2008.

Woman killed in auto-pedestrian crash in Taylorsville

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:16pm

A woman died Monday after an apparent auto-pedestrian accident, police said.

Custom van of professional photographer, climber stolen in Millcreek

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 24th - 10:15pm

Hundreds, if not thousands, of vehicles are stolen in Utah every year. But the thieves who snatched a van from the Millcreek area Friday night, also took a woman's home and livelihood.

Snorkelers discover stolen gun while treasure hunting in Tooele County pond

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 24th - 9:08pm

Two brothers diving for treasure in a Tooele County pond hoped to find something interesting, but they never expected to find a stolen gun.

5 fun (and budget-friendly) fall family destinations in Utah

Utah.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 9:00pm

Here are five great options for a last-gasp adventure before homework and the weather really snow your family under.

Police: Provo man arrested for lewd acts in front of children at rec center

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:36pm

A Provo man was arrested after allegedly committing lewd acts in front of children in a Provo recreation center, police said.

Nebo School District may hire debt collector for $100K in fees parents aren't paying

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:04pm

Nebo School District in Utah County may hire a debt collector to recoup losses after parents failed to pay about $100,000 worth of fees, officials said.

St. George man arrested in connection with Lehi rape case

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:32pm

A St. George man was arrested Thursday in connection with the reported sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl near a high school in 2017, according to a jail report.

Third new UTA board seat still empty as two nominees pledge to repair trust

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:00pm

As the new board meant to start a fresh chapter for the scandal-riddled Utah Transit Authority gets closer to its November deadline to take control, state leaders are moving forward — even though a third seat is still empty.

No. 20 BYU football team casts rankings aside in preparation for No. 11 Huskies

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 6:31pm

Adam Pulsipher remembers where he was when he first heard that the BYU football team had made it into the Associated Press Top 25 for the first time since 2015. He remembers the text thread, at least.

Police: Utah mother upset with teen son causes skull fracture, arrested for child abuse

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 5:47pm

A woman who allegedly became upset with her son who was supposed to be doing chores was arrested for investigation of felony child abuse over the weekend.

Jazz open season with continuity and hopes to improve upon previous successes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 5:30pm

Coming off a second-round appearance in last season’s NBA playoffs, the expectations are high for the Utah Jazz as they enter a new season. But last year’s success has no bearing on an always competitive Western Conference.

Lawsuits over monuments will stay in Washington, D.C., judge orders

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 4:40pm

A federal judge in Washington, D.C., has declined to move to Utah a pair of lawsuits fighting President Donald Trump's downsizing of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments.

'I have learned to despise my actions': Man who killed infant son 18 years ago seeks parole

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 4:09pm

A man who violently shook his 2-month-old son to death 18 years ago is seeking an early parole.

Redwood Road reopened after crash between car and TRAX train

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 3:27pm

Both directions of Redwood Road have reopened and a TRAX bus bridge was set up for nearly an hour after a crash between a TRAX train and a vehicle Monday afternoon, officials said.

Cosby prosecutor asks for 5 to 10 years in prison

Maryclaire Dale and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:50pm

Declaring Bill Cosby doesn't deserve a free pass because of his advanced age, prosecutors on Monday asked a judge to sentence the comedian to five to 10 years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman, while the defense argued that he is too old and helpless to do time behind bars.

2 injured after car collides with bus, home in WVC

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:40pm

One person was transported to a hospital after the car they were driving collided with a Utah Transit Authority bus before crashing into a home Monday morning, police said.

Hatch slams Democrats for 'character assassination' of Kavanaugh

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 2:03pm

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, slammed Democrats Monday for "partisan games and transparent attempts at character assassination" against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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