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Democrat Ben McAdams, rest of Utah delegation, vote against $15 federal minimum wage

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:16pm

Rep. Ben McAdams was one of six Democrats who opposed the bill that passed 231-199, with the support of just three Republicans.

The prince of preservation: Tremonton man assembles collection of nearly 350 horse-drawn wagons

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:57pm

Meet the prince of preservation. For the past 50 years, Eli Anderson has spent life with one foot firmly entrenched in the past.

Utahn had sexual relationship with teen she was asked to mentor, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:47pm

A court-appointed mentor to a teenage girl has been charged with sexually assaulting the girl.

Police: Woman stole mail, crashed vehicle after chase in Cottonwood Heights

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:57am

A woman was arrested after a police pursuit, which started when officers received reports she was stealing mail, ended in a crash Thursday morning, police said.

Wildfire updates: Crews close to full containment of Tooele County fire

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:26am

Crews have made significant ground fighting a fire that sparked after birds got into a power line, officials said Thursday morning.

Sen. Mike Lee to propose 9/11 fund amendment amid criticism from bill advocates

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:02am

Sen. Mike Lee said he filed an amendment Wednesday night that would help fund the 9/11 first responders compensation over the next decade.

Utah man charged in connection with calling in bomb threat to Lowe's

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:47am

A man who called in a bomb threat at a Lowe's store because he was mad about being fired, is now looking at potential prison time if convicted.

Firefighters: Million dollar house fire in Pleasant Grove sparked by gas meter rupture

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:02am

Firefighters said a home was a total loss with damage approaching a million dollars, following a fire Wednesday afternoon that quickly ignited with a gas meter rupture.

Utah school district settles suit over teen dragged by a bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:02am

A Utah school district is paying $62,500 to settle a lawsuit filed after a junior high student was caught in a bus door and dragged about 175 feet (53 meters) in an alleged racially motivated incident.

Public gets first glimpse into the future of Salt Lake airport

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:59am

The city held the first in a series of public meetings Wednesday to update the public on the progress of airport construction.

Missing raven reunited with handlers after spending weeks at Utah Capitol

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:08pm

Some people in the office even started calling the bird “Edgar,” after the famous poet, Edgar Allen Poe who wrote the poem “The Raven.”

Utah governor: 'Both sides are guilty' and Trump, Democrats 'ought to dial it back'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:36pm

Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday "both sides are guilty" in the controversy over President Donald Trump's comments, condemned by the U.S. House as racist, about a group of progressive minority congresswomen.

Utah woman dies in tree-cutting incident

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A 74-year-old woman in Summit County suffered a fatal head injury Tuesday while cutting down dead trees.

Auditor's office was investigating AISU prior to Dougall's appointment as school's director

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:14pm

The state auditor's office has begun a probe of the public charter school's financial issues, according to statement released Wednesday.

Teen dies after UTV crash on Sand Mountain

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:02pm

A 13-year-old boy from Colorado died Wednesday after a UTV crash on Sand Mountain, officials said. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Here’s what will replace Scouts and other teen programs, Latter-day Saint leaders say

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:34pm

Leaders recently announced a new program that will replace not only Scouting, but all programs for teens in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Man convicted in University of Utah killing sent back to Colorado to face additional murder charge

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:44pm

A man already sentenced to life in prison in Utah for killing a Utah student has been transferred to Colorado to face charges where his alleged crime spree began.

Charges filed in attack on school resource officer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:07pm

A man accused of attacking a school resource officer with a piece of wood has been charged, more than two months after the alleged incident.

Utah landscaper accused of shooting client fled to California, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:23pm

New court documents show that a landscaper accused of shooting a former client in Bluffdale fled to California to hide before turning himself in.

Utahn attacked girlfriend, then told her to pick a child to die, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:49pm

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Vernal man accused of assaulting his girlfriend and then driving her and her children into the mountains and asking her to pick a child to die.