University of Utah inaugurates Ruth Watkins, its 16th — and first woman — president
University of Utah President Ruth Watkins was inaugurated the 16th leader of the state’s flagship institution Friday afternoon during a ceremony in Kingsbury Hall.
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The Associated Press | Posted Sep 21st - 5:13pm
The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was flat from the prior month, registering at 3.1 percent in August — No. 13 in the U.S. Nationally, the jobless rate was also stable from the previous month registering at at 3.9 percent.
Aley Davis, KSL TV | Posted Sep 21st - 4:41pm
Staying in shape can sometimes feel monotonous and in vain, but one man says it doesn't have to be that way. For Your Life Your Health, a local fitness expert explains the benefits of a growing trend in Utah.
Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com | Posted Sep 21st - 4:12pm
To help celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, here are five movies that are all-time classics in the Hispanic community — not to mention, helped teach others about nuestra cultura.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Sep 21st - 3:48pm
Some people play the guitar, others sing and some tickle the keys, but only a select few can play the air drums to perfection.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Sep 21st - 3:35pm
A West Valley police officer who shot and killed a 20-year-old man holding a screwdriver inside a garage will not be criminally prosecuted.
Michael Balsamo and Eric Tucker, Associated Press | Posted Sep 21st - 3:01pm
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed secretly recording President Donald Trump last year amid law enforcement concerns about chaos in the White House, according to people familiar with exchanges at the time. But one person who was present said Rosenstein was just being sarcastic.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Sep 21st - 1:54pm
Here’s what parents need to know before taking their kids to “The House with a Clock in Its Walls.”
KSL.com | Posted Sep 21st - 1:14pm
Utah's Hogle Zoo on Friday introduced it's newest addition — Georgetta the giraffe. The 150-pound bundle of joy was born at 3:33 a.m. Monday.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 21st - 12:53pm
A new visualization Friday that shows how the Pole Creek Fire grew since it sparked by lightning Sept. 6.
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV | Posted Sep 21st - 12:48pm
Of all the weeks Chris Hermansen has worked in his life, this past one just might be his toughest yet. He’s the owner of the Elk Ridge Assisted Living facility in Utah County.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 21st - 12:14pm
One of three men charged in connection with a shooting at a club that injured three people earlier this month was arrested Wednesday, while two others remain at large.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Sep 21st - 11:51am
Fall camp at the University of Utah was a bit deceiving to all that were invited to watch practice. Receivers made big-time plays and caught nearly everything that came their way with ease.
Spencer Ricks, St. George News | Posted Sep 21st - 11:16am
Ivins residents like Chris Haddad and Regina Roper moved to the small Southern Utah city to enjoy the peaceful vistas and starry skies, but as of late, they’re fighting a proposed resort with over 100 total buildings, including two hotels and many rental homes that they say would threaten their quiet way of life.
Senators call for audit of DSU as ‘concerned faculty’ seek investigation into violation of academic freedom
Joseph Witham, St. George News | Posted Sep 21st - 11:00am
Faculty at DSU and a group of Utah state senators are seeking an investigation into the school’s administration for the termination of tenured professors.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Sep 21st - 10:47am
Jeremy Edwin Richards says he'll serve whatever time the Board of Pardons and Parole decides is best. But Richards believes after 19 years in the Utah State Prison, he has changed and is ready to be a productive member of society again.
The Associated Press | Posted Sep 21st - 10:31am
A man accused of walking dangerously close to Old Faithful geyser in Yellowstone National Park faces additional charges after a police chase in Wyoming's capital city.
Robert Jackson, KSL.com | Posted Sep 21st - 10:13am
Here are the games for Week 4: No. 10 Penn State at Illinois (Friday), No. 25 BYU vs. McNeese State, No. 14 Mississippi State at Kentucky, No. 7 Stanford at No. 20 Oregon, and Utah State vs. Air Force.
Michael Balsamo, Associated Press | Posted Sep 21st - 10:05am
President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says he is providing "critical information" as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election and possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign.
Tad Walch, Deseret News | Posted Sep 21st - 9:49am
Don't worry, all you outdoorsy types, just because The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is eliminating Boy Scouts doesn't mean camping will disappear as it overhauls its youth programs for both young men and young women.
Alan Fram and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press | Posted Sep 21st - 9:29am
The Senate Judiciary Chairman on Friday rejected key conditions that Brett Kavanaugh's accuser wants if she is to testify about her claim of sexual assault, and said his panel would vote Monday on Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination without an agreement.
The Associated Press | Posted Sep 21st - 9:00am
The management of the downsized Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and will be the subject of two public meetings next month.
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