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Police: Death of woman missing 3 years now 'an active homicide investigation'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 5:32pm

The death of a Provo woman who had been missing for three years is being investigated as a possible murder, police said Thursday.

911 call captures harrowing moments before crews arrive at Brigham City fatal fire

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 5:11pm

A 911 call regarding a fire at a trailer home that left one man dead and another critically injured captured the dramatic moments before firefighters arrived on scene.

American Fork man headed to prison for selling kits to turn rifles into machine guns

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 4:44pm

A federal judge handed an American Fork man a nearly three-year prison term Thursday for illegally making and selling more than 1,400 machine-gun converter devices for AR 15-style rifles.

Utah Rep. John Curtis' concerns over North Korea summit being 'too good to be true' prove right

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 4:03pm

Even before President Donald Trump announced Thursday he'd canceled his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Rep. John Curtis, R-Utah, had questioned whether expectations for the meeting had gotten out of hand.

Democratic Senate candidate Jenny Wilson says GOP tax cuts failing, offers her own plan

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 3:31pm

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Jenny Wilson unveiled her own tax reform bill Thursday, saying the Republican plan isn't working for middle-class families while corporations are riding high.

Alien aficionados to gather in Cedar City for Utah UFO Festival

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 3:00pm

If you’re into the supernatural, you should know that UFO culture isn’t alien to Utah.

Herbert: Utah has to take charge of Inland Port Authority

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 2:41pm

While it may be disheartening that recent talks broke down between Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski over the Inland Port Authority, the governor stressed Thursday the vital nature of Utah's involvement — and control.

Officials: Man dies after rock climbing fall in Washington County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 2:21pm

A St. George man died Wednesday after falling 60 feet while rock climbing in a remote area of Washington County, officials said.

Spanish Fork High counselor, teacher arrested in connection with sexual abuse of student

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 2:16pm

A Spanish Fork High School counselor, who also served as a coach and driver’s education teacher was arrested Wednesday after police say he allegedly sexually abused a student at the school.

Timeline: The 3-year search for Elizabeth Salgado

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:56pm

Three years ago, 26-year-old Elizabeth Salgado went missing in broad daylight as she walked home from school in Provo. On Friday, a man found her skeletal remains on the side of the road in Hobble Creek Canyon.

Woman in 'very critical condition' after I-15 rollover in Iron County

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:16pm

A rollover on Interstate 15 in Iron County left two occupants injured after their SUV rolled multiple times late Tuesday night.

Man suspected in teen's death confesses to murder, police say

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 11:44am

A man suspected in the death of a 15-year-old West High student "confessed to the killing" to two individuals, including one person who said the man had blood on his face and hands, according to a jail report.

1st sex assault trial set for ex-Utah State football player

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 11:15am

A trial for a former Utah State football player accused of sexually assaulting seven women has been set for January.

FBI launches campaign to curb hoax threats to schools, public places

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:57am

The FBI launched a campaign Wednesday to educate people on the consequences of posting hoax threats to schools and other public places.

Sen. Orrin Hatch cautions against 'dark side' of sports betting in Sports Illustrated op-ed

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:47am

Sen. Orrin Hatch cautioned against the potential "dark side" of sports betting in an op-ed for Sports Illustrated on Wednesday, while calling for federal oversight as states decide whether to permit wagering on professional and college games.

Crowds, delays expected at Zion National Park this weekend

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:01am

U.S. officials say they're expecting record numbers of visitors to southern Utah's Zion National Park this holiday weekend that could have people waiting more than 45 minutes to enter the park and board shuttles.

Utah man sues president after he is blocked on Twitter, wins court ruling

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:43am

Nick Pappas never thought he’d be in such a club. But he is one of seven people who sued President Trump after they were blocked by POTUS on Twitter.

McAdams calls for action after 'damning' Road Home audit

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:19am

The board of a nonprofit that owns the Road Home's shelters met Wednesday to review an audit that found lax security and widespread drug use, findings Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams called "damning," "incredibly troubling" and alarming."

UTA board reaffirms former boss's $200K severance package

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:42am

Former UTA top boss Jerry Benson will keep a severance package valued at more than $200,000 after trustees narrowly voted Wednesday to reaffirm their earlier decision to fire him without cause.

Police: Boy, 12, burned while making camp burners at church

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   May 23rd - 10:54pm

A 12-year-old boy was badly burned while making camp burners with a church group Wednesday night in Spanish Fork, police said.