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A new freight train route for Utah? Uinta Basin hopes so

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:46pm

Is an 80-mile railway to get oil and other goods out of the Uinta Basin destined in the future? The Seven County Infrastructure Coalition hopes so. An informational meeting will be Friday in Salt Lake City at the downtown Radisson.

Here's what's actually going on with that app that makes you look old

Rachel Lerman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 5:02pm

Is a peek into the future worth your privacy in the present?

Utah couple charged with inflicting broken ribs, brain bleed to their baby

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:35pm

A West Valley couple has been charged with abusing their infant child and then trying to cover it up, according to charging documents.

Salt Lake police seek man accused of assaulting TV photojournalist during Inland Port protest

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 4:07pm

Salt Lake City police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who allegedly attacked a television news photographer during a protest over the Utah Inland Port Authority.

Deputies identify 74-year-old Utah woman who died after tree hit her head

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:44pm

Deputies identified a 74-year-old woman who died after a tree hit her head Tuesday.

Authorities identify 13-year-old killed in southern Utah UTV crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:17pm

Authorities have identified a 13-year-old boy who died Wednesday during a UTV accident in Sand Hollow State Park.

Utah majority disapproves of Trump's job performance, poll finds

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:40pm

More than half of Utahns don't like the job President Donald Trump is doing in the White House, according to a new UtahPolicy.com and Y2 Analytics poll released Thursday.

Utah Rep. Rob Bishop now says he may run again

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:40pm

In 2012, Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, said he would not seek reelection after his ability to serve in a committee leadership position had been exhausted, which is 2020. But, many people are urging him to stay in. He says he's considering it.

Democrat Ben McAdams, rest of Utah delegation, vote against $15 federal minimum wage

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:16pm

Rep. Ben McAdams was one of six Democrats who opposed the bill that passed 231-199, with the support of just three Republicans.

The prince of preservation: Tremonton man assembles collection of nearly 350 horse-drawn wagons

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:57pm

Meet the prince of preservation. For the past 50 years, Eli Anderson has spent life with one foot firmly entrenched in the past.

Utahn had sexual relationship with teen she was asked to mentor, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:47pm

A court-appointed mentor to a teenage girl has been charged with sexually assaulting the girl.

Police: Woman stole mail, crashed vehicle after chase in Cottonwood Heights

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:57am

A woman was arrested after a police pursuit, which started when officers received reports she was stealing mail, ended in a crash Thursday morning, police said.

Wildfire updates: Crews close to full containment of Tooele County fire

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:26am

Crews have made significant ground fighting a fire that sparked after birds got into a power line, officials said Thursday morning.

Sen. Mike Lee calls for unanimous consent on 9/11 victims fund bill amid criticism from bill advocates

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:02am

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, will vote for a 9/11 first responders compensation bill after all, likely giving the bill unanimous consent.

Utah man charged in connection with calling in bomb threat to Lowe's

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:47am

A man who called in a bomb threat at a Lowe's store because he was mad about being fired, is now looking at potential prison time if convicted.

Firefighters: Million dollar house fire in Pleasant Grove sparked by gas meter rupture

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:02am

Firefighters said a home was a total loss with damage approaching a million dollars, following a fire Wednesday afternoon that quickly ignited with a gas meter rupture.

Utah school district settles suit over teen dragged by a bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:02am

A Utah school district is paying $62,500 to settle a lawsuit filed after a junior high student was caught in a bus door and dragged about 175 feet (53 meters) in an alleged racially motivated incident.

Public gets first glimpse into the future of Salt Lake airport

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:59am

The city held the first in a series of public meetings Wednesday to update the public on the progress of airport construction.

Missing raven reunited with handlers after spending weeks at Utah Capitol

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:08pm

Some people in the office even started calling the bird “Edgar,” after the famous poet, Edgar Allen Poe who wrote the poem “The Raven.”

Utah governor: 'Both sides are guilty' and Trump, Democrats 'ought to dial it back'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:36pm

Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday "both sides are guilty" in the controversy over President Donald Trump's comments, condemned by the U.S. House as racist, about a group of progressive minority congresswomen.