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Why wildlife officials euthanize invasive species

Connor Richards,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:05pm

A junior high school teacher in Preston, Idaho, made nationwide controversy after he allegedly fed a terminally ill puppy to a snapping turtle in front of students. Many are wondering why the Idaho Department of Agriculture euthanized the turtle.

Mentally ill man sent to prison 17 years after murdering wife

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:33pm

After 17 years of legal proceedings and attempts to restore his competency, a Salt Lake man has been sentenced to prison for the murder of his wife.


Fear mounts in Austin as serial bomber uses tripwire

Paul J. Weber and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:22pm

The hunt for the serial bomber who has been leaving deadly explosives in packages on Austin doorsteps took a new, more sinister turn Monday when investigators said the fourth and latest blast was triggered along a street by a nearly invisible tripwire.

SUU student aviators take to the skies to help law enforcement

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:05pm

Southern Utah University’s aviation program is setting the benchmark for aerial support assistance programs across the country as students take to the skies sporting night-vision technology when calls go out for help.

Utah case could be tied to $500K underwear theft, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:39pm

Three people who investigators believe may be tied to a Chilean theft ring responsible for stealing more than $500,000 worth of merchandise from Victoria's Secret stores in Las Vegas have been convicted in Utah.

Republicans tell Trump: Lay off Mueller _ but take no action

Mary Clare Jalonick, Zeke Miller and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:32pm

More Republicans are telling President Donald Trump in ever blunter terms to lay off his escalating criticism of special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia probe. But party leaders are taking no action to protect Mueller, embracing a familiar strategy with the president — simply waiting out the storm.

Self-driving vehicle strikes and kills pedestrian in Arizona

Felicia Fonseca and Tom Krisher, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:29pm

a crash that could have far-reaching consequences for the new technology.

Gas leak prompts evacuations at Centerville apartment complex

Faith Heaton Jolley,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:11pm

The residents of two buildings at an apartment complex in Centerville were evacuated for several hours Monday afternoon after a gas leak was discovered in the area, officials said.

Sen. Mike Lee says Congress shouldn't bail out 'Obamacare' in spending bill

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:01pm

Sen. Mike Lee is among conservative Republicans speaking out against what they see as an "Obamacare" bailout in the $1.3 trillion spending bill Congress will consider this week to keep government running.

Washington state police seek help finding missing Utah woman

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 6:31pm

Police are asking for help in finding a Utah woman who went missing in Washington state earlier this month.

Fire destroys clubhouse at Grantsville shooting range

Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 6:02pm

The State Fire Marshal’s Office is now looking into what caused a fire that destroyed a clubhouse and its contents at a shooting range in Grantsville.

Bystanders help save man from burning car in Riverton

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:54pm

A man is in critical condition after bystanders pulled him from his burning car early Monday morning.

St. Mary's College of California provost emeritus named 19th president of Westminster

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:32pm

Bethami Dobkin, provost emeritus of St. Mary's College of California, has been selected as the 19th president of Westminster College.

Trump calls for death penalty to 'get tough' on drug pushers

Jonathan Lemire and Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:10pm

Embracing the tough penalties favored by global strongmen, President Donald Trump on Monday brandished the death penalty as a fitting punishment for drug traffickers fueling the opioid epidemic.

BYU team in the running for $500K in Amazon's Alexa chatbot challenge

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:00pm

BYU beat 300 applicants to become one of eight universities that will win half a million dollars if they create a bot that can chat with Amazon Alexa users.

Man stealing political signs threatened Avenues resident with gun, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 4:41pm

Salt Lake police say a man who was allegedly pulling political signs out of yards in the Avenues also pulled a gun on a resident who confronted the man.

Shelter in place lifted in SLC neighborhood

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 4:15pm

A shelter in place was lifted Monday afternoon after a SWAT team could not find an armed man suspected in an attempted home burglary.

Disgruntled arborist chopped down Springdale trees he planted, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 3:55pm

After a yearlong investigation, the former arborist for Springdale has been arrested and accused of cutting down more than a dozen trees around the town's hall and causing more than $10,000 in damage to town property in an apparent disgruntled rage.

4 women synonymous with Utah business

Salt Lake Chamber  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 3:00pm

In honor of Women's History Month, we take a look at three Utah women who've played major roles in shaping Utah business.

Payson family of teen with Down syndrome suing Boy Scouts

Nicole Vowell, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 1:43pm

The Boy Scouts of America and the Utah National Parks Council in Utah County are facing a lawsuit after a family of a teen with Down syndrome claims their son was not accepted into the Alternative Eagle Scout Program because of his mental disability.

Have You Seen This? What spring looks like across the world

Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 1:17pm

If you're not already jumping up and down with excitement for the start of spring, watch this video and you will be.


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