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Provo father accused of causing infant's skull fracture

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 12:15pm

A Provo man was arrested over the weekend after police say he hit his infant daughter's head against a wall, causing a skull fracture.

Police: Suspect in Ogden shooting said, 'Lo maté (I killed him)'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted May 20th - 11:37am

A man arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Ogden over the weekend admitted to smoking methamphetamine earlier in the day, according to police.

US states' drones inspect bridges, help predict avalanches

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 10:28am

In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to watch roaring snow. In North Carolina, they're searching for the nests of endangered birds. In Kansas, they could soon be identifying sick cows through heat signatures.

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Gov. Herbert to meet over roadless rule

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted May 20th - 9:02am

Utah is forging ahead with its desire for a new roadless rule and a stewardship agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

President Nelson meets with New Zealand prime minister and former Latter-day Saint Jacinda Ardern

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20th - 8:45am

New Zealand prime minister and former Latter-day Saint Jacinda Ardern welcomed President Russell M. Nelson to her office Monday.

Famed Sherpa climber living in Utah helps Nepal kids reach greater heights

Binaj Gurubacharya, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 8:01am

Apa Sherpa has stood on top of the world more times than all but one other person. Now he wants to make sure no one feels compelled to follow in his footsteps.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20th - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Romney: 'I don't support the Alabama law' effectively banning abortion

Eli Watkins, CNN  |  Posted May 20th - 6:41am

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney said Sunday he does not support the recently passed Alabama law.

Iron County home destroyed in fire; unknown number of animals dead

Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19th - 10:22pm

An unknown number of animals died in a devastating house fire in Iron County Sunday evening, officials say.

Orem man threatened to kill YouTube employees, police say

Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19th - 9:14pm

An Orem man was arrested after police say he made threats online to shoot YouTube employees and then drove to YouTube headquarters in California with a gun.

Ogden School Board suspends policy barring graduation memorials

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 8:40pm

A Utah school district has suspended a policy that prohibited schools from memorializing deceased students at graduation ceremonies.

State: Utah unemployment rate dropped to 2.9 percent in April

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 7:32pm

Utah's unemployment rate has dropped, with state officials saying April's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 2.9 percent was down from 3 percent in March.

Wyoming man rescued after snowmobile crash in Utah's Sevier County

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted May 19th - 7:17pm

A Wyoming man who crashed his snowmobile in Sevier Country and was suffering from chest pain was rescued from Monroe Mountain near Magleby Reservoir on Sunday. The weather forced the Sevier County Sheriff's Office to carry the operation in stages.

New wave of tariffs on outdoor gear might hit recreation industry hard

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19th - 6:05pm

A new wave of Chinese import tariffs will likely hit the outdoor recreation industry hard, impacting the costs of gear for both retailers and customers.

Provo Latter-day Saints church building, property vandalized with graffiti

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19th - 4:34pm

A meetinghouse and surrounding property for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Provo was vandalized with graffiti overnight Saturday, officials report.

Vietnam cargo plane converted into interactive classroom

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 3:13pm

Students interested in science and technology will soon be able to attend class in an old military plane in northern Utah.

Authorities identify couple killed in Utah County helicopter crash

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19th - 1:10pm

The Utah County Sheriff's Office has identified a Uintah County couple as the victims of the crashed helicopter found Friday night in an area north of Alpine.

Student-created charity sends medical supplies to the Navajo Nation

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted May 19th - 12:01pm

You never know what you’re going to find behind the doors at a storage unit. Mohan Sudabattula and his friends find purpose.

How Pineview Dam plays critical role in preventing flooding

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted May 19th - 10:27am

With all the snow that piled up in Utah’s mountains this year, flood concerns have been on the minds of many water managers.

Romney disagrees with GOP lawmaker on Trump's 'impeachable conduct'

Sarah Westwood and Eli Watkins, CNN  |  Posted May 19th - 9:23am

Sen. Mitt Romney said Sunday that he disagrees with Rep. Justin Amash on the Michigan Republican's recent comments that President Donald Trump's conduct has met the "threshold for impeachment."