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Hurricane man who kicked baby hears from victim's family

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 7:04pm

The family of a baby who was abused at 9-months-old says the boy has suffered serious physical harm since the incident.

Trump freeze on EPA grants? Algae study, other research could feel impacts

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 6:13pm

Researchers and others expressed worry Tuesday after hearing reports of a Trump administration directive temporarily freezing any new grants from the Environmental Protection Agency. A research project on Utah's algal bloom problem could be affected.

Man killed father, shot and stabbed grandparents, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 6:09pm

A man was arrested early Tuesday after police say he shot and killed his father and also attacked his grandparents.

Key witness in Swallow case: Greg Hughes, Harry Reid involved in 'secret' meetings

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 5:50pm

A convicted felon and key prosecution witness in the criminal case against former Utah Attorney General John Swallow threw out some big names in state and national politics during a court hearing Tuesday.

Police video: Crossing arms not active when FrontRunner train hit semitrailer

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 5:46pm

Police video that captured a FrontRunner train slamming into a semitrailer Saturday shows that the railroad crossing arms were not lowered or flashing to warn drivers.

Candlelight vigil to be held for Utah man who was swept into ocean by wave in Hawaii

Xoel Cardenas and Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 5:39pm

A candlelight vigil was held Tuesday night for a Utah man who was swept into the ocean by a wave in Hawaii.

Herbert's inauguration cost $50K in public, private money

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 5:19pm

New data shows Gov. Gary Herbert's inauguration earlier this month cost about $50,000, paid for in private donations and public money.

Dog dispute leads to kidnapping; 74-year-old woman arrested, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 4:51pm

A 74-year-old woman and another man have been arrested for investigation of aggravated kidnapping after the pair allegedly assaulted a woman for trying to sell a dog the elderly woman used to own.

Homes in North Salt Lake landslide area see new cracks, movement

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 4:08pm

Movement and new cracks in homes were detected by the Utah Geological Survey at the site of a previous landslide in North Salt Lake.

User submitted: Utah neighborhood builds 16-foot snowman

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 3:37pm

As the snow kept piling up, one Herriman neighborhood knew how to make the most of it. They banded together, with ladders, shovels and tractors, to build this impressive snowman that measured 16 feet 1 inch tall.

3 teens arrested in shooting of compliant gas station clerk

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 2:33pm

Three teenagers have been arrested in the shooting of a gas station clerk who police say was being compliant with the robbers' demands.

Photos: Celebrities at 2017 Sundance Film Festival

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 2:07pm

The 2017 Sundance Film Festival is underway and some of Hollywood’s biggest names have made an appearance.

Charges: Murray man stalked his LDS bishop, killed his lawn

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 1:01pm

A Murray man was charged Monday with stalking and threatening his LDS bishop for a year and purposely killing his lawn after an interview to get into BYU-Idaho went wrong.

Ex-teacher up for parole says she took advantage of teens

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 12:17pm

A former Utah English teacher convicted of sexually abusing three students told a parole board member Tuesday that she took advantage of the boys as she dealt with her own low self-esteem.

Utahns’ solar device lets campers, disaster survivors charge phones

Natalie Crofts, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 11:45am

If you ever find yourself in an emergency situation, you will probably want access to a fully-charged smartphone. A new device created by two Utahns could be useful in those situations.

School delays and closures for Tuesday

Linda Williams  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 11:06am

Snowy conditions forced more school delays and cancellations Tuesday in northern Utah.

Poor sportsmanship leads principal to ban football, soccer at recess

Nadine Wimmer  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 9:35am

"If we ban football and soccer, then we may as well ban school altogether," said sixth-grader Henry Watson. So students created a public service campaign to win back the sports.

Police suspend search for man presumed drowned, citing weather

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 8:25am

A search for a man presumed drowned in Daggett County was suspended Monday because of "inclement weather," the sheriff's office there said.

Utah's newborn screening law works to catch infants with hearing loss, study says

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Jan 24th - 7:58am

Utah was the first to implement statewide screening for a common congenital infection found in American children. Now a study reveals how the law has panned out.

Park City group travels to Ute reservation to help with pet overpopulation

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  Jan 23rd - 10:40pm

There are many remote parts of our state that have very little access to pet care. For those who live on reservations the only option is to travel, sometimes hundreds of miles for services. But there is one group trying to do something about it.