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Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 5:39pm

Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman said Monday.

Travelers find 2 bombs near Escalante

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 5:16pm

A bomb squad destroyed a pair of mortar bombs travelers found Thursday in a remote area near the town of Escalante, officials said.

Little-known Mike Kennedy to take on Mitt Romney in Utah GOP primary

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 4:45pm

Mitt Romney will again face a Kennedy in an election with a U.S. Senate seat on the line. Not one of those Kennedys — this is Mike Kennedy, a state legislator from Alpine.

Charges: Wyoming man stabbed convenience store customer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 4:13pm

A Wyoming man accused of stabbing a man who allegedly bumped into him in a Summit County convenience store has been charged with attempted murder.

Waffle House slaying suspect arrested after massive manhunt

Sheila Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 3:59pm

The mentally unstable gunman suspected of killing four people in a late-night shooting at a Waffle House restaurant was arrested near his apartment Monday after hiding from police for more than a day, authorities said.

Van kills 9, injures 16 on Toronto street; driver in custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 3:43pm

A rented van jumped onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk Monday, killing nine people and injuring 16 before the driver fled and was later arrested in a confrontation with police, Canadian authorities said.

Best Buy, other new retailers choosing Station Park

Station Park  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 3:00pm

If you haven't been to Station Park in a while, it's time to go. Here are some exciting new retailers opening their doors in the coming weeks.

Hero customer rushes Waffle House killer and rips away his assault-style rifle

Holly Yan, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 2:35pm

As soon as gunshots tore through the Waffle House, James Shaw Jr. bolted and hid in a restroom.

State Street intersection at 5300 S in Murray reopens after rollover crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 2:04pm

The State Street intersection at 5300 South in Murray reopened after a rollover crash closed the northbound, eastbound and westbound lanes Monday morning, officials said.

U. announces search committee for new athletic director

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 2:02pm

University of Utah athletic director Chris Hill will call it quits in June after a 31-year career overseeing the athletic arm of the university. On Monday, the university announced its search committee to find his replacement.

Romney says he supports president’s policy, despite past disputes

Jared Page, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 1:42pm

Mitt Romney says he’s confident he would be able to work with President Donald Trump if he’s elected to the U.S. Senate, despite their public disputes in the past.

Prince charming: Kate gives birth to boy, home by suppertime

Jill Lawless and Sylvia Hui, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 1:39pm

Third time's a charm. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth Monday morning to a new prince who is fifth in line to the British throne — and she was home by suppertime.

Have You Seen This? What it’s like to drive through a waterfall

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 1:15pm

Driving through a waterfall sounds cool and mystical until you see just how dangerous it is.

Man tried to kill father of girlfriend's son, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 1:01pm

A Cedar City man has been charged with attempting to murder the father of his girlfriend's son.

New species among rare treasure trove of fossils found in California

Ashley Strickland, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 12:47pm

Finding fossils can be a fact of life for construction crews excavating in California. That's what happened when crews broke ground to begin the new Bay Area Calaveras Dam in 2013. They just didn't expect to find so many.

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Salt Lake's Eccles Theater shows 'incredible' revenue returns in debut year

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 12:24pm

Years ago, when downtown Salt Lake City's future 2,500-seat theater was coming down to a vote, critics feared it would end in disaster: an unprofitable and underused stage that would dilute business for other theaters while still relying on a subsidy.

Warrant: Fire that gutted Big Shot Ranch was arson

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 11:49am

Investigators are calling a large fire that destroyed the clubhouse of the Big Shot Ranch north of Grantsville arson.

Summer Movie Preview: Hollywood roars back into action

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 11:37am

Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record-breaking release of "Avengers: Infinity War" Thursday, and the marquee Marvel superheroes couldn't be coming at a better time.

Great Clips of the Week: Jazz fan's PG-rated ire targets Russell Westbrook

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 11:27am

It’s nearly May, which means the NBA playoffs are in full swing, the baseball thrills are just getting started, and soccer fans still have no idea exactly how Major League Soccer’s target-allocation money works.

Report: Sean Hannity received HUD help on multimillion dollar property deals

Rob McLean, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 11:24am

Fox News host Sean Hannity allegedly received help from the US Department for Housing and Urban Development to carry out multimillion dollar real estate deals, according to a report by The Guardian.

With lights from Toys R Us dimmed, sales plunge at Hasbro

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:42am

With its sales falling due to the liquidation of Toys R Us, Hasbro is looking for new places to sell Monopoly, My Little Pony and its other toys.

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