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No injuries after gunmen walk up to house, fire 11 rounds in West Valley City, police say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 16th - 8:25am

Police are still looking for people in connection with a shooting that took place early Wednesday morning in West Valley City.

Video: Trooper saves driver seconds before train collides with car

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 16th - 7:35am

An officer pulled a driver out of a car that was stuck on the FrontRunner tracks before a train collided with it on Wednesday morning, officials say.

Will Utahns pay sales tax at the gas pump? Lawmakers to consider tax reform proposals

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 16th - 7:21am

Drivers in Utah may be paying sales tax in addition to the gas tax when they fill up their gas tanks under a package of tax reform options expected to be presented Wednesday at least to Republican state senators in their closed-door caucus meeting.

Section of 6200 South set to close for week as crews work on pipeline

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Oct 16th - 7:07am

A section of 6200 South near Bangerter Highway is set to close Wednesday night as crews work to relocate the Jordan Valley aqueduct over the next week.

Salt Lake man charged in sextortion case involving 13-year-old girl

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 16th - 6:41am

A Salt Lake man who prosecutors say met a 13-year-old because of a social media game is now accused of threatening the girl and demanding explicit pictures of her.

Trump campaign targets Ben McAdams over impeachment inquiry

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:12pm

McAdams is one of more than 60 Democrats targeted by Trump’s reelection campaign, but McAdams’ campaign manager said the effort isn’t having an impact.

Smoke near Spanish Fork Canyon expected from prescribed burn

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:06pm

Authorities say people may see smoke near the site of several wildfire burn scars over the next few weeks, but it will be coming from a prescribed burn.

Police: Utah cousins rob father and daughter at gunpoint, then father pulls his gun on them

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:46pm

Police say two cousins robbed a girl and her father at gunpoint when the four met up to sell a phone in Salt Lake City on Saturday. Then, the father pulled out his own gun and fired at the cousins as they ran away, jail records show.

Investigators seek information from Snapchat in warrant filed in Taylorsville party death

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:22pm

A warrant unsealed last week shows officials requested "basic subscriber information" from a sixth Snapchat username they believe is one partygoer's second Snapchat account.

Judge declines to reduce bail for man charged with Utah adoption scheme

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:56pm

Bail remains at $3 million for the Arizona elected official accused of running an illegal adoption scheme and smuggling at least 40 pregnant women to Utah from the Marshall Islands.

3 abandoned cougar kittens sent to New York zoo after being rescued in Utah

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:28pm

A trio of cougar kittens has a new home in New York City after they were found abandoned by a hunter in northeastern Utah last week and later rescued by state wildlife biologists.

Trucking pioneer Gene England, a Utah native, turns 100 next week and still goes to work every day

Jennifer Guzman,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:02pm

Hard work, dedication and commitment have helped Gene England, one of the pioneers of the successful trucking company C.R. England, accomplish his version of the American dream.

Church says Utah rule effectively banning conversion therapy for minors should be 'appropriately amended'

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:36pm

Latter-day Saint officials said they oppose the rule in its current form and asked that it be “appropriately amended" to address their concerns the rule is "ambiguous in key areas and overreaches in others."

Western governors want nuclear testing compensation expanded

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:06pm

Atmospheric nuclear weapons testing exposed more states and more people to radiation fallout and resulting cancers and other diseases than the federal government currently recognizes, Western governors said.

Woman found dead at Midvale Motel 6, Unified police say

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:24pm

Police are investigating a suspicious death at a Motel 6 in Midvale.

Convicted fraudster Rick Koerber sentenced to 14 years in prison, amid protests

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:00pm

A Utah real estate investor who promoted himself as the “Free Capitalist” will spend just over 14 years behind bars for fraud.

Former RSL coach responds to team’s motion to have lawsuit dismissed

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 4:09pm

Former Real Salt Lake head coach Mike Petke says his lawsuit against his former club isn’t just for show.

Summit County authorities asking for public's help in locating missing hunter

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 15th - 2:21pm

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating a hunter who has been missing since early Monday morning.

Car left warming up stolen with Utah boy still inside, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 2:04pm

Police are looking for a man who stole a vehicle that was left warming up with a 10-year-old boy still inside.