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Utah homeless receive food, donations during largest event of its kind in Salt Lake City

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Oct 19th - 9:22pm

Hip-hop music blared Saturday in downtown Salt Lake City’s Rio Grande district as dozens of people experiencing homelessness gathered to receive donations and services.

Cigarette cockroach is giving pizza rat a run for its money in New York

Amir Vera, CNN  |  Posted Oct 19th - 4:36pm

First there was pizza rat.

Train operator 'unsung hero' in nearly fatal crash on train tracks

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 16th - 9:24pm

While most have seen the video and heard from UHP trooper Ruben Correa, who many call a hero, there were other factors at play in the fateful moment.

A first-grader lost his tooth, literally, so his principal vouched for him to the Tooth Fairy

Maddie Capron and Christina Zdanowicz, CNN  |  Posted Oct 16th - 11:32am

A first-grader in Wisconsin lost his tooth. And, in an upsetting turn, he lost his lost tooth.

Canada rugby players help typhoon clean-up after game canceled in Japan

Amy Woodyatt, CNN  |  Posted Oct 13th - 9:02am

Canadian rugby players helped with recovery efforts in Kamaishi, Japan following the cancellation of their match, which was called off because of the threat of Typhoon Hagibis.

40 horses were rescued from a burning ranch in California

Alaa Elassar, CNN  |  Posted Oct 12th - 7:05pm

Forty horses trapped at an equestrian center in Sylmar, California, during the Saddleridge Fire were rescued after a ranch worker reached out for help on social media.

Dixie High senior buys bus, fills it with supplies for students in Mexican village

Ryann Richardson, St. George News  |  Posted Oct 11th - 9:26am

A senior at Dixie High School is trying to make a world of difference for students in another country. He purchased bus No. 65 and is using it to house and transport school supplies to a village in Patamban Michoacan, Mexico.

Puppy found alive in rubble one month after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas

Alaa Elassar, CNN  |  Posted Oct 8th - 12:17pm

Rescuers say they found a puppy alive in the rubble of a collapsed building, one month after Hurricane Dorian ravaged parts of the Bahamas.

Lego tests way to recycle bricks, donate them to other kids

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 8th - 1:00am

The Danish toymaker is testing a way for customers to ship their unwanted bricks back and get them into the hands of other kids.

Woman has heart complications in Harmons, store manager surprises her when she returns from hospital

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 6th - 7:25pm

If grocery shopping isn't enough of an annoying chore, imagine having a sudden Atrial fibrillation, or AFib, attack in the middle of the store.

Strangers raised $190,000 for a girl hospitalized with EEE

Dakin Andone, CNN  |  Posted Oct 5th - 8:37pm

A 5-year-old Massachusetts girl diagnosed with a rare mosquito-borne virus has returned home from the hospital, weeks after donors raised thousands of dollars for her medical expenses.

Have You Seen This? Singing dog and dancing toddler make the perfect internet video

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct 3rd - 3:25pm

There is no such thing as the perfect video you say? Then explain this.

Make Your Week: Rescuers save 'Owl Pacino' and a lucky dog named Jerome

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 2nd - 8:31pm

A few animals found themselves in hairy situations this week, but luckily the right people were there to help.

New Jersey baby first to survive birth without part of his skull

Scottie Andrew, CNN  |  Posted Oct 1st - 10:26pm

Maria Santa Maria was told she would never spend more than a few minutes with her son.

Brothers unified for MS awareness while racing St. George marathon

Jenny Guzman, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 1st - 9:01pm

Brothers Danny and Brian Connolly are setting their sights on running — and riding — in the St. George Marathon this Saturday in a custom three-wheeled chariot in honor of multiple sclerosis awareness.

Toby Keith and a veterans' group teamed up to give a wounded Marine an all-terrain wheelchair

Amanda Jackson, CNN  |  Posted Sep 29th - 7:12pm

Before Toby Keith took the stage for his concert in Pittsburgh, he had a special gift for retired Marine Corporal Brandon Rumbaugh.

Utah children's choir honors past member and suicide prevention month with Linkin Park cover

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 28th - 7:36pm

One Voice Children's Choir is using Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month to "focus on the light that we know follows dark days."

Utah company develops all-terrain wheelchair

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 28th - 8:22am

A Utah County company takes wheelchairs where they can’t normally go with an all-terrain version, enabling people with limited mobility to come along on favorite hikes — even on tough trails.

Iraqi refugee finds new home at East Midvale Elementary

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 26th - 8:04pm

In Carrie Dumas’ kindergarten class, getting a translator isn’t always an option. But one day, a solution came walking through the school’s front door. Her name is Baraa Arkawazi.