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Some structures threatened in Emigration Canyon fire

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:48pm

A fire reported near the top of Emigration Canyon called for air tankers Monday evening, according to fire officials.

Weber deputies conduct child abuse investigation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 7:04pm

A 1-year-old boy has been placed in protective custody as Weber County Sheriff's deputies investigate a possible child abuse case.

More than 3.5K without power in Provo during heat wave

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:54pm

More than 3,500 Provo Power customers were without power Monday evening while temperatures hit above 100 degrees.

Salt Lake police investigate weekend stabbing

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 6:25pm

Salt Lake police were still investigating on Monday what lead to a man being stabbed in the chest over the weekend.

New approval rating for Gov. Gary Herbert as he welcomes nation's governors to Salt Lake City

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 5:47pm

Nearly half of Utah voters approve of the job Gov. Gary Herbert is doing in his last term as governor after a decade in the state's top office, according to poll results released Monday.

SWAT team arrests man wanted for domestic violence

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 4:44pm

A man with a violent criminal history was arrested over the weekend by a SWAT team for allegedly assaulting and kidnapping a woman.

Utah man sentenced to prison in 2017 infant death case

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 4:07pm

A man who was convicted earlier this year of child abuse — but acquitted of murder — in the 2017 death of a 2-week-old child has been sentenced to prison.

‘Rapid’ spreading Layton fire displaces 23 and injures 14, fire chief says

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 3:04pm

Fire crews responded to a 3-alarm fire Monday afternoon that left five occupants and seven police officers with minor injuries, officials said.

3 car fires cause traffic delays in Salt Lake, Weber, Davis counties

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 2:46pm

Three separate car fires created traffic delays along the Wasatch Front on Monday afternoon.

Man serving time for DUI death tells parole board 'I have a hard time forgiving myself for what I did'

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 2:46pm

A man who smashed into a woman gardening in the front yard of her Roy home ten years ago, is seeking parole.

2 schools evacuated in Coalville due to gas leak, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 2:01pm

Two schools have been evacuated as authorities respond to a ruptured gas line, officials said.

Utah man pleads not guilty to 2 Los Angeles-area killings

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:42pm

A Utah man has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges stemming from the alleged murders of an off-duty Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy and a professional Russian snowboarder in June.

Utahn dies after weight-loss surgery in Mexico

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 1:15pm

A Utahn has died after undergoing weight-loss surgery in Tijuana, Mexico, state health officials said.

Cedar City considers competing measures on 'Redmen' water tank

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 12:46pm

Officials in a southern Utah city are considering whether to preserve a painted image of a Native American and the name "Redmen" on a water tank or allow it to be changed.

Northbound I-15 lanes reopened after Springville crash

Carter Williams, KSL.com and Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 12:02pm

Northbound lanes of I-15 have reopened after a crash near Springville that officials say caused "serious injuries" Monday morning, authorities said.

Police identify man who died in Utah County motorcycle crash

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 11:40am

Police have identified a man who died after crashing his motorcycle in Vineyard over the weekend.

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Brad Rock: Christen Press' misstep was rooted in a desire to promote the USWNT

Brad Rock, Deseret News  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:52am

Utah Royals FC star had a promising week briefly turn sour after being criticized for working with controversial Barstool Sports. But that's not who she is.

‘The cure for what ails us’ is to love God and our neighbor, President Nelson tells NAACP

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:43am

Society has not "achieved the harmony" needed for each person to become the best version of themselves, Latter-day Saint leader, President Russell M. Nelson, acknowledged during the NAACP's annual convention. But there is a cure.

Term limit initiative launched by United Utah Party

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 10:20am

The United Utah Party announced Monday a citizen initiative petition is being launched to set term limits on state officials, including legislators and the governor.

BYU student pushes for plastic bag fee

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:31am

A Brigham Young University student is looking to reduce the environmental and economic costs of single-use plastic bags by pushing for a 10 cent fee.