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Astronaut landings in Utah? Very likely, and soon

John Hollenhorst, KSL TV  |  Posted May 23rd - 8:21am

Utah has always been on the sidelines as spacecraft burned through the atmosphere and headed for splashdowns in the Pacific Ocean or touchdowns in Florida and California. That’s about to change.

Idaho, Utah authorities searching for man accused of shooting and killing I-84 driver

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 23rd - 7:58am

Authorities in Idaho are searching for a man who is accused of shooting and killing a man on I-84 in northwest Utah.

Body of missing Goshen man found in southwest Utah County, authorities say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 23rd - 7:21am

A Goshen man who had been missing since last week was found dead in a remote area of Utah County on Wednesday, authorities say.

High winds, power outages hit northern Utah

Linda Williams,  |  Posted May 23rd - 6:57am

Power was out to about 7,000 Rocky Mountain Power customers in northern Utah at one point Thursday morning as high winds hit the area.

Man critically injured during officer-involved shooting in Riverdale

Linda Williams,  |  Posted May 23rd - 6:25am

A man was critically injured in an officer-involved shooting in Riverdale, police said.

Bittersweet graduation day for parents of Utah high schooler still in hospital after fall

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted May 22nd - 9:33pm

Jesse and Caysie Riley been at the bedside of their daughter Avery since the day she fell 20-25 feet down Elephant Rock in Wasatch County while rappelling with her high school prom group on April 20.

Study shows rise in ozone-related deaths in Salt Lake City

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 9:00pm

A new report from the American Thoracic Society named Salt Lake City the 23rd worst city in the U.S. for deaths, serious illnesses and other health impacts due to air pollution.

Interior boss: No monument changes planned, but up to Trump

Ellen Knickmeyer and Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 8:04pm

U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt said Wednesday he has no plans for additional changes to national monuments that were recommended by his predecessor, but that it's ultimately up to President Donald Trump.

BYU grad who defended California's Prop 8 confirmed as federal judge over Democrats' objections

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 7:32pm

The U.S. Senate confirmed the son of a former Utah Republican congressman as a federal judge Wednesday, despite objections from Democrats over his defending a same-sex marriage ban in California.

Charges: Utah men suspected of stealing 28 guns from storage shed

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 7:00pm

Two men accused of stealing numerous guns from a northern Utah storage shed have been charged.

Sen. Mike Lee asks Senate committee to preserve pro-life, religious protections in spending bills

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 6:27pm

Utah Sen. Mike Lee and 24 other conservative senators asked a Senate budget committee to preserve all existing pro-life and religious freedom protections in all future spending bills.

Montana trooper injured in shooting and hospitalized in Utah returns home

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:45pm

"The future is brighter today than when we first landed here in Utah," said Lindsey Palmer, his wife, at a news conference Wednesday.

Cool weather keeps mountain roads, scenic byways closed longer than usual

Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:13pm

Rain and, in some areas, snowfall have thrown a wrench into Memorial Day plans for many Utahns.

Drunken Utahn tried to enter wrong apartment, fought tenants, bit officer, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 4:39pm

Police say an intoxicated man attempted to enter the wrong apartment and then started a brawl that ended with him attempting to take away a police officer's gun.

Authorities identify woman killed after vehicle collided with horse in Utah County

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 22nd - 4:17pm

Authorities have identified a woman who died on Saturday after the car she was in hit a horse in the road on state Route 198.

'I'm gay,' GOP Utah County Commissioner Nathan Ivie announces on YouTube

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 4:08pm

Utah County Commissioner Nathan Ivie announced Wednesday that he is gay in a YouTube video, sharing struggles including a suicide attempt at age 22 that led to his decision to "get honest" with the public.

Troopers warn Utahns to be alert during 100 deadliest days

Kim Bojórquez, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 2:01pm

More accidents occur on Utah roads during the summer than during the winter. Officials are looking to change that as the 100 deadliest days of the year begin.

Navajo Nation man admits to stabbing uncle to death during argument

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 1:15pm

A man who stabbed his uncle to death during an argument in the Navajo Nation last year has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in federal court.

Utahn charged with threatening to shoot YouTube employees

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 22nd - 12:16pm

An Orem man was charged Wednesday with threatening to shoot YouTube employees from his car as they walked out of their office.

Report: Utahn dies climbing Mount Everest

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted May 22nd - 12:07pm

A Utahn has died while climbing Mount Everest, according to reports from the region.