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Giving peanut extract under the tongue may be an even safer way to treat peanut allergies, doctors say

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 19th - 1:55pm

If you know or love a child with a peanut allergy, you’re aware of how difficult their lives can be.

Utahn brings clean water to Liberian schools with help of ‘scammer’ that helped him raise thousands

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 19th - 1:20pm

It was late July when a strange note from a scammer popped up on Ogden resident Ben Taylor’s Facebook one evening. Nearly a year and a half later, Taylor and the "scammer" have raised $90,000 for charitable projects.

PBS films tackles Native American links to rock, blues, jazz

Russell Contreras, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 12:45pm

As a child, Fred Lincoln "Link" Wray, Jr. hid under a bed when the Ku Klux Klan came to his parent's home in rural North Carolina. Racist groups often targeted the poor family of Shawnee Native American ancestry as the Wrays endured segregation in the American South just like African-Americans.

Vehicle of South Jordan homicide victim located, 2 taken into custody

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 19th - 11:50am

Two individuals who were driving in a vehicle of a man found dead Friday night were taken into custody early Saturday.

Heavy rainfall brings damage to Juab County property

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:50am

Like many places in Utah, Nephi got its fair share of rain and snow this week.

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Jill Colvin and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:45am

President Donald Trump sought to break the government shutdown impasse Saturday, offering to extend protections for young people brought to the country illegally as children, if Democrats give him $5.7 billion for his long-promised border wall. But Democrats dismissed the offer as non-starter, calling on Trump to re-open the government first.

Search underway for missing skier after avalanche in Emery County

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 19th - 9:10am

A search is underway for a skier who went missing following an avalanche in a side canyon north of Electric Lake in Emery County on Friday.

Should Utah taxpayers get a sales tax or income tax cut? Governor and legislative leaders don't agree

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jan 19th - 8:30am

Gov. Gary Herbert and GOP legislative leaders see eye to eye about broadening Utah's sales tax base to include some still-to-be specified services — but not on where the 2019 Legislature should cut taxes.

Good vs Evil: How heroes and villains affect the food you buy

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 19th - 7:50am

BYU researcher Tamara Masters has found that people are willing to pay more for vice foods — like ice cream, cookies, and other unhealthy snacks — when the packaging is labeled with a superhero.

Delta CEO touts service improvements on the horizon as Salt Lake airport expands

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jan 19th - 7:16am

As Salt Lake International Airport undergoes a massive $3.6 billion redevelopment, the leader of the nation's second-largest air carrier is touting improved passenger experiences on the ground and in the air when the new facility comes online.

Weber County commissioners discuss financial fears with Sen. Romney

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:10pm

After four weeks, the frightening impacts of the federal government shutdown continue to intensify for workers who are not getting paid. Utah Sen. Mitt Romney today talked with several Weber County commissioners about legitimate financial fears among families in their community.

Utah politicians remain mixed over US involvement in Syria after recent attack

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:11pm

Wednesday’s suicide bombing attack that killed four Americans in Syria didn't change the minds of three Utah politicians in Washington who either spoke out for or against the decision to pull troops from the country.

Utah officials discuss hate crime legislation and obstacles faced by Latinos in Utah

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 8:38pm

A hate crime in Utah this past December prompted Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox to meet with the Mexican Consulate in Salt Lake City on Jan. 14. They sought to address negative rhetoric impacting Utah’s Latino populations.

More than 30 birds in Springville may have been killed by a pellet gun

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:32pm

More than 30 dead ducks and geese were discovered along Spring Creek Place Road in Springville on Monday. A concerned citizen called to report the incident to local conservation officers, who found a mix of dead domestic and wild birds.

West Valley man involved in Nephi crash dies

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:04pm

A man injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday was taken off life support, officials said Friday.

'They believed all 6': Ex-USU football star Torrey Green found guilty of sexual assaults

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 6:04pm

Former Utah State football standout and NFL prospect Torrey Green has been found guilty of raping five women and sexually assaulting a sixth while he was a student at the school.

Police investigating homicide after missing South Jordan man found dead

Jacob Klopfenstein and Ashley Moser, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:35pm

Police are investigating a homicide after a man who was last heard from Thursday evening was found dead Friday night.

St. George man arrested after allegedly offering girls candy

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 5:13pm

Police say they have arrested a man reported to have offered young girls suspicious candy and to have invited them to a party in St. George.

Utah jobless rate remains at 3.2 percent

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:10pm

The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged from the prior month to register at 3.2 percent. Utah’s current employment level registers at 1,542,600, while approximately 49,900 Utahns were unemployed during the month.

1 in serious condition after Bountiful apartment fire, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 18th - 2:52pm

One person suffered burn injuries in an apartment fire in Bountiful on Friday, officials said.