Land deal finalized to clean up, develop old Salt Lake landfill, likely for inland port
A real estate arm of the LDS Church has donated to a state agency the site of the old Salt Lake City landfill — a 770-acre property in the city's northwest quadrant that has long been eyed as part of an inland port development.
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Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Mar 21st - 9:12pm
Police have arrested a man who they say assaulted his ex-girlfriend and another person with a baseball bat in the parking lot of a South Jordan restaurant earlier this month.
Ben Lockhart, KSL | Posted Mar 21st - 9:11pm
A bill giving terminally ill patients access to certain forms of medical cannabis was signed into law this week by Gov. Gary Herbert.
Barbara Ortutay, Danica Kirka and Gregory Katz, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 9:04pm
Breaking five days of silence, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized for a "major breach of trust," admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of a privacy scandal involving a Trump-connected data-mining firm.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Mar 21st - 8:38pm
A man from Nephi was rescued Wednesday morning after he fell and broke his leg in a remote slot canyon near Goblin Valley State Park.
Bethany Hines, CNN | Posted Mar 21st - 8:05pm
Amy Deanne was a high school senior when she first noticed the odd white spots on her hand.
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Mar 21st - 7:32pm
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Andrew Taylor and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 7:28pm
Congressional leaders finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill Wednesday that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant "Dreamers," deprives President Donald Trump some of his border wall money and takes only incremental steps to address gun violence.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Mar 21st - 7:27pm
Three teenagers who ran off after their friend was shot by a Granite School District police officer on Tuesday have been found and questioned, district officials said Wednesday.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Mar 21st - 6:28pm
Audio of a brief 911 call includes a dispatcher talking a caller through lifesaving measures after a girl nearly drowned in St. George last week.
Jim Vertuno and Will Weissert, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 5:44pm
As a SWAT team closed in, the suspected bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for three weeks used one of his own devices to blow himself up. But police warned that he could have planted more bombs before his death, and they cautioned the city to stay on guard.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Mar 21st - 5:15pm
Two people were seriously injured in a crash on Wednesday afternoon near 4500 S. 500 West, police said.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Mar 21st - 5:15pm
A teacher who recently resigned from the Davis School District is being investigated for inappropriate communication with students over social media, according to court documents.
Franklin Briceno and Joshua Goodman, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 5:06pm
Embattled President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski offered his resignation Wednesday ahead of an impeachment vote, seeking to put an end to a fast-moving political drama playing out just three weeks before the Andean nation is set to host U.S. President Donald Trump for a regional summit.
Ted Shaffrey and Michael Hill, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 4:52pm
Spring kicked off with a wallop of wintry weather along the East Coast as the fourth nor'easter in three weeks dumped more than a foot of snow in some places Wednesday.
Jasen Lee, KSL | Posted Mar 21st - 4:44pm
With public safety concerns growing nationwide, the Utah Transit Authority is maintaining its vigilance for safety on its public transportation system. UTA Tuesday conducted real-life training and safety demonstration sweeps with canine officers.
Zeke Miller and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 4:08pm
The tempest over President Donald Trump's congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin quickly grew on Wednesday into an uproar over White House leaks, sparking an internal investigation and speculation over who might be the next person Trump forces out of the West Wing.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Mar 21st - 3:02pm
Utah has resolved a dispute with Big Tobacco over a 20-year-old settlement agreement to ensure millions of dollars that were at risk continue to flow into the state.
Haruna Umar and Krista Larson, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 2:42pm
Boko Haram Islamic extremists brought back nearly all of the 110 girls they had kidnapped from a boarding school last month, dropping them off in the middle of the night Wednesday with a warning: "Don't ever put your daughters in school again."
Michelle L. Price, Associated Press | Posted Mar 21st - 2:24pm
Women in conservative Utah will soon be able to get birth control directly from a pharmacist rather than visiting a doctor each time they want to obtain or renew a prescription, a move taken by only a few other states, many of them liberal.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Mar 21st - 2:08pm
A man suspected in a Layton bank robbery is also believed to be connected to at least two gas station robberies in the Salt Lake Valley, police said Wednesday.
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