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Cache County to ditch tailpipe testing for emissions

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 2:03pm

A far northern Utah county says it's ditching a system that determines whether vehicles are working properly based on tailpipe testing.

'Spider-Verse' swings to the top; 'Mortal Engines' tanks

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 12:41pm

"Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" swung to the top of the domestic box office in its first weekend in theaters, proving that there is widespread audience interest in big screen animated versions of Marvel's marquee superheroes.

Coast Guardsman kills wife, son, self at Florida home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 12:17pm

Officials say a Coast Guardsman killed his wife and their 7-year-old son and then critically wounded their 8-year-old daughter before killing himself.

3-year-old girl killed after being hit by truck in Boise

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 11:50am

Authorities say a 3-year-old girl has died after she was hit by a pickup truck in Boise.

Giuliani: 'Over my dead body' will Mueller interview Trump

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 11:48am

With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, President Donald Trump and his attorney unleased a fresh series of attacks Sunday on the investigators, questioning their integrity while categorically ruling out the possibility of a presidential interview with the special counsel.

Trump says he'll review murder case against ex-Army commando

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 11:38am

President Donald Trump said Sunday that he will be "reviewing" the case of a former U.S. Army commando being charged with murder, raising questions about the possibility he could jeopardize the ongoing military legal proceedings.

Reward offered in search for missing Colorado woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 11:08am

Police are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the whereabouts of a Colorado woman who was last seen on Thanksgiving Day.

US land managers in Utah to tackle wild horse population

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 10:16am

Federal land managers have cleared the way for population control measures for the wild horses in the Onaqui Mountains southwest of Salt Lake City.

Ex-police officers indicted in slamming of Louisiana teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 9:59am

An attorney for a Louisiana teenager shown on video being slammed to the ground by police during an altercation at school says charges against two officers are a "slap on the wrist."

Girl who died after being held at border fled intensely poor Guatemalan village

Sonia Perez D., Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 9:32am

Jakelin Amei Rosmery Caal Maquin received her first pair of shoes several weeks ago, when her father said they would set out together for the United States, thousands of miles from this small indigenous community in Guatemala where she spent her days plodding through mud and surrounded by coconut trees.

Georgia's 1st woman president is inaugurated amid protests

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 9:01am

The first woman president of Georgia has been sworn into office amid continued protests from opposition figures who allege her election was tainted.

Coast Guard ends search for missing cruise ship passenger

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 8:59am

The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 26-year-old cruise ship passenger who went overboard off the Florida coast.

Review finds Utah's data on homeless riddled with problems

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 8:47am

None of the data collected about the state's homeless population helps evaluate the effectiveness of different programs because it's riddled with inconsistencies and lacks clear, measurable goals, the stated auditor reports.

White House digs in on border wall demand, risking shutdown

Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 8:33am

The White House on Sunday pushed the federal government closer to the brink of a partial shutdown later this week, digging in on its demand for $5 billion to build a border wall as congressional Democrats stood firm against it.

Not into bingo, 84-year-old Texas woman gets college degree

Jamie Stengle, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 8:29am

After raising five kids and retiring at age 77 from her secretarial job, Janet Fein couldn't be blamed for finally relaxing, but that's not her.

For sale: Restored home of Salem witch trials refugee

Mark Pratt, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 6:34am

A once-run-down historic home that stands where a woman accused of witchcraft during the 1692 Salem witch trials settled after she was spared the noose is on the market after an extensive renovation project.

After fraud probe, new primary may replace GOP candidate

Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 16th - 5:51am

Legislation quickly passed by North Carolina's lawmakers this week would prepare a path for Republicans to dump their nominee in a still-undecided U.S. House race marred with ballot fraud allegations.

Utah leaders, environmentalists react to Zinke resignation

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Dec 15th - 9:39pm

Reaction to the resignation of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was mixed in Utah. Members of the state's congressional delegation were complementary, but local environmental groups expressed ironic gratitude on the news of Zinke's impending departure.

'The Notorious RBG' draws sold-out audience in New York

Rebecca Gibian, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 15th - 6:06pm

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is an unlikely national rock star. But "The Notorious RBG" is now the subject of a second film about her this year — in theaters on Christmas Day.

Trump visits Arlington cemetery for holiday commemoration

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 15th - 1:33pm

President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday for a holiday commemoration.