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

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:58pm

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

FanX founder taking 'indefinite leave of absence' over sexual harassment policy dispute

McKenzie Romero, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:05pm

In the wake of controversy and public outcry about the pop culture convention's handling of sexual harassment complaints, Salt Lake FanX co-founder Bryan Brandenburg confirmed Thursday he is taking a leave of absence Thursday.

Trump nominates Utahn to be an assistant secretary of state

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:33pm

Utahn Ronald Mortensen was nominated by President Donald Trump Thursday to serve as assistant secretary of state for population, refugees and migration.

Family that lost daughter in crash urges drivers to be safe during Utah's '100 Deadliest Days'

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:00pm

A Utah family who lost their daughter five years ago urges drivers to be safe during Utah's "100 Deadliest Days" this summer.

Local cardiologist travels to China to find the secret to centenarians' longevity

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:30pm

A local doctor traveled across the world to learn why it’s not uncommon for many citizens in Asia to live comfortably past 100 years of age.

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

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:09pm

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.

High school counselor accused of sexually abusing student

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 24th - 5:53pm

A high school counselor has been arrested for investigation of sexually abusing a student.

U. professor awarded $2M to develop tech that protects power grids from disaster

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 24th - 5:43pm

When Hurricane Maria swept through Puerto Rico last September, it left nearly all of the island’s 3.4 million residents without electricity. University of Utah professor Masood Parvania wants to prevent that from happening again.

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.

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

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.

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.