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Provo songwriter Jordan Moyes chasing his idols with honesty, vulnerability

Spencer Sutherland, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 19th - 2:02pm

Tom Petty. Neil Young. Coldplay. Those are just a few of the songwriters Provo-based Jordan Moyes looks up to. Though he’s only 25 years old, Moyes already has been chasing his idols for more than a decade.

Why Sen. Mitt Romney sees himself as a ‘renegade’ Republican

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 19th - 1:40pm

Sen. Mitt Romney doesn’t see himself as an establishment Republican.

Police identify man killed Friday in Ogden officer-involved shooting

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 1:28pm

Police have identified a man who died after being shot by four Ogden police officers on Friday evening.

1st human case of West Nile virus reported in S.L. County; virus detected in Box Elder County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:58am

The first human case of West Nile virus in Salt Lake County has been found, health officials say. The virus has also been detected in mosquitos in Box Elder County.

Woman charged in connection with real estate agent’s death

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:44am

A woman was charged Monday is connection with the death of a Salt Lake real estate agent.

NYPD fires officer 5 years after Garner's chokehold death

Jim Mustian, Michael R. Sisak and Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:54am

After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, the black man whose dying gasps of "I can't breathe" gave voice to a national debate over race and police use of force.

Southern Utah ‘ideal’ for sex traffickers to find victims, AG’s office says

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:15am

Human trafficking is a top priory for law enforcement and task force agents across Utah.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:21am

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

Utah man recalls experience lost in wilderness

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 11:10pm

Kaden says he only slept three hours a night and spent most of his time searching for a trail.

Women vying for Salt Lake City mayor set stage for friendly campaigns

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:46pm

The two women vying for mayor opened up about their histories, hopes and visions for Salt Lake City Sunday during their first joint speaking engagement since they both advanced in last Tuesday’s primary election.

Should the right to keep horses supersede market demands?

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 7:39pm

Should the right to keep horses supersede market demands?

Hermans wins Tour of Utah with strong ride in final stage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 6:46pm

Ben Hermans finished near the front once more in the final stage of the Tour of Utah on Sunday, allowing him to wrap up the overall title after taking second in the week-long race a year ago.

Study: Seeing how sun exposure damages skin could prompt people to use protection

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 4:32pm

Melanoma is on the rise, and it is no secret that Utahns are particularly at risk.

Parents of toddler who died from ingesting heroin seek parole

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 3:01pm

While their versions of what transpired were slightly different, both Casey Joseph Cormani and Cassandra Leydsman Richards agree about one thing when it comes to drug use and their daughter.

Refugee family from Congo falls to its knees at first glimpse of new ‘Extreme Makeover’ home

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 2:36pm

At first glimpse of her family’s new home, Anifah Barobi was so overcome with emotion she fell to her knees and rolled on the hot pavement on 22nd Street late Thursday afternoon.

Rise in Utah women in STEM, still less than US average

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 1:25pm

More women in Utah are earning STEM-related degrees, but experts say completion rates are still behind the national average, a report said.

81-year-old facing voyeurism charges after parents say he crashed a wedding and took pictures of children

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 18th - 11:23am

An 81-year-old man is facing charges for voyeurism against a child and criminal trespass after parents at a wedding say he crashed the celebration and took inappropriate pictures of their children.

Boil order lifted in Soldier Hollow Complex

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:21am

The boil order issued for Soldier Hollow Complex was lifted Saturday after water test results showed no sign of E. coli contamination, officials said.

Utah man hit by tow truck while lying in the road in Millcreek

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:43am

A 19-year-old man is in critical condition after he was hit by a tow truck while lying in the road in Millcreek early Sunday.

Utah group raises money for vests that protect officers from high-powered weaponry

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:27am

The Blue Line Ladies Foundation is a nonprofit organization that raises funds to purchase protective equipment for local law enforcement.