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Bald eagles across the United States are dying from lead poisoning

Alaa Elassar, CNN  |  Posted Feb 16th - 9:04pm

Bald eagles across the United States are dying from lead bullets -- but it's not because they're being shot.

University of Utah Hospital unveils new, state-of-the-art radiology machine

Kyle Dunphey, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 8:21pm

The University of Utah Hospital unveiled its new interventional radiology suite, marking the end of a yearslong process and turning a new leaf in patient care.

Utahns advocate for suicide prevention and mental health legislation

Sahalie Donaldson, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:47pm

Utahns who’ve been personally impacted by suicide came to the Capitol Thursday to share their stories with lawmakers and urge them to consider legislation pertaining to mental health.

Kindergartner raises $450 for breast cancer research by selling cookies

Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:22pm

When Brockbank Elementary kindergarten student, Ace Sampson heard that his school was raising funds to help cure cancer, he wanted to play a part -- a big part. With the help of family, friends, his community and some homemade cookies, he was able to raise $450 toward cancer research.

Utah cases show how scammers defraud the elderly

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 6:56pm

An 86-year-old Sanpete County man thought he had won not one, but two multimillion-dollar sweepstakes.

Utah woman tries to delay firing by reporting bomb threat, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 5:40pm

A Cache County woman was arrested after police say she tried to avoid being fired from her job by reporting a bomb threat.

2 of 4 Utahns on quarantined cruise ship flying back to US

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 16th - 5:10pm

"It ain't Delta One, but it's headed in the right direction," said Mark Jorgensen in a Facebook post.

Driver License Division encourages Utahns to ‘give second chances’ by becoming an organ donor

Kyle Dunphey, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 4:07pm

During the month of February, Driver License Division employees will wear red T-shirts every Monday and Friday encouraging Utahns check the box on their license application to become an organ donor.

How can I prepare for a coronavirus outbreak?

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 3:13pm

As fears over the new coronavirus continue to brew worldwide, multiple U.S. agencies have warned of scammers trying to exploit those anxieties.

Utah lawmakers strike at air pollution with 21 legislative proposals

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 2:41pm

The Utah Legislature’s Bipartisan Clean Air Caucus is touting an ambitious set of 21 legislative proposals in an effort they say aims to get ahead of the state’s population growth and its attendant pollution problems.

Driver cited for DUI after plowing into Check City in Layton

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 16th - 10:34am

A vehicle had to be removed from a brick building Sunday morning after it crashed into a Check City location in Layton.

Buttigieg campaign announces venue change for Monday SLC event

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 16th - 9:50am

The Pete Buttigieg campaign announced Sunday that the location of the candidate's Monday-night town hall event in Salt Lake City has been changed.

Legislative leaders still leery of tax cuts this session

Katie McKellar, KSL and Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 8:51am

Utahns likely won’t know until late this week whether there’s even a chance they’ll see any tax cuts before the Legislature’s 45-day session ends on March 12.

Committee passes bill to empower schools to tackle e-cigarette usage

Sahalie Donaldson, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 8:05am

A committee unanimously passed a bill that would establish clearer policies for vaping on school property.

Spanish Fork man, 72, accused of unlawful sexual contact with teen

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:19am

A 72-year-old Spanish Fork man was arrested Thursday and accused of sexual misconduct with a teenage girl.

Rain and snow expected across the Wasatch Front Sunday

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:16pm

Did you enjoy the sunshine and warmer weather these past few days? Don't get too used to it, winter weather will hit Northern Utah for the end of President's Day weekend.

Crews battling active fire at Geneva Pipe Co.

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:26pm

First responders are working to put out an active fire at Geneva Pipe Co.

Trump’s $1.5B uranium bailout triggers rush of mining plans

Brady McCombs and Ellen Knickmeyer, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:19pm

President Donald Trump’s $1.5 billion proposal to prop up the country’s nuclear fuel industry has emboldened at least one company to take steps toward boosting operations at dormant uranium mines around the West, including outside Grand Canyon National Park.

Helpful or pointless? Bill allows volunteers to join no-buy gun lists

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:17pm

A Utah lawmaker who describes himself as a passionate Second Amendment supporter has filed a new bill meant to reduce suicide and violence by gun.