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Man with anger, drug issues arrested for child abuse, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 1:18pm

An 18-year-old man who police say has drug addiction and anger issues was arrested for allegedly abusing a 10-month-old child he was babysitting, according to police.

Salt Lake man charged in two violent crimes booked into jail

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:47pm

A documented gang member already facing charges in connection with a shooting earlier this year has been charged in another violent offense and re-booked into the Salt Lake County Jail.


Behind the death of Ron Lafferty, Utah’s most infamous death row inmate

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:30pm

Sharon Wright Weeks sometimes struggled with what should become of the condemned man who killed her sister and niece in one of Utah’s most infamous murders.

Books criticizing President Trump keep going missing at an Idaho library

David Williams, CNN  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:16pm

The staff at an Idaho public library spends most days helping patrons find books they need. But lately, librarians have had to become amateur sleuths -- because someone keeps hiding books to prevent others from reading them.

Officials: Man in custody after pointing gun at other man in Tooele County

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 11:38am

A man is in custody in Tooele County after he allegedly pointed a gun at another man, who then wrestled the gun away and held him at gunpoint until deputies arrived, authorities said.

Former Utah officer seeks parole after 16 years in prison

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 11:30am

A former West Valley police officer who has served 16 years in prison for child sex abuse is seeking parole.

KSL Pick'em: BYU fans sweep Week 11 prizes

Robert Jackson,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:43am

Three BYU fans ended Week 11 above the rest in KSL College Football Pick'em, while Utah State's fan base had the highest average.

No time off: After upsetting Nebraska, SUU basketball back on road at BYU

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 10:30am

By the time SUU coach Todd Simon had made it back to Cedar City from Lincoln, Nebraska, he had already cut, digested and examined several scouting videos of the Thunderbirds’ next opponent for the program’s first trip to BYU (7 p.m. MST Wednesday).

Amid playoff talk, Utah isn't letting the 'outside noise' be a distraction

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 9:28am

As Utah sat on the figurative sideline during its second bye week of the season, chaos unfolded as two top five programs in the College Football Playoff rankings lost over the weekend. Other teams surrounding No. 8 Utah narrowly escaped defeat as November reared its unwieldy head.

UVU breaks ground on the future home of Woodbury School of Business

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 9:04am

Ground was broken Monday on the Scott C. Keller Building, which will be the new home of Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business.

Former officer in Lafferty case opens up about murders

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 12th - 8:46am

Death-row inmate Ron Lafferty's death Monday prompted many, including a former detective on the case, to look back at the double-homicide.

Police: Magna school lockdown lifted after 'suspicious' person turned out to be employee

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 8:36am

A lockdown at Matheson Jr. High School in Magna has been lifted after a 'suspicious male' on the school campus turned out to be an employee, police said Tuesday.

Disney Plus suffers some technical difficulties at launch

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 8:31am

Disney's brand-new streaming service Disney Plus may be a victim of its own success.

Multiple semitrailers and a shed catch fire in Salt Lake, temporarily closing part of Main Street

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 8:10am

Multiple semitrailers and a shed caught on fire early Tuesday morning in Salt Lake City, authorities said.

Alex Trebek chokes up on 'Jeopardy!' after contestant's heartfelt message

Amir Vera, CNN  |  Posted Nov 12th - 7:43am

Dhruv Gaur's answer on "Jeopardy!" brought host Alex Trebek to tears Monday.

Do e-bikes really give you a workout? Here’s what BYU researchers say

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 7:01am

For many adults, the phrase “as easy as riding a bike” might sound like a misnomer. Because let’s face it — exercise isn’t fun for everyone.

Utah’s final new homeless center to begin taking in men next week

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 12th - 5:30am

With three weeks until the Road Home’s downtown shelter is slated to shutter, homeless men may begin moving into the final new resource center next week.

Then and now: How Trump impeachment hearing is different

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 12th - 4:08am

The public impeachment inquiry hearings this week usher in a rare and momentous occasion in American history as Congress debates whether to remove a president from office.

Jazz's Mike Conley, Rudy Gobert showcase improved chemistry in win over Warriors

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Nov 12th - 12:37am

Jazz guard Mike Conley entered halftime with zero assists. He finished the game with seven. Four of those went to Rudy Gobert.

Utah Jazz roll Golden State Warriors for third straight victory

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Nov 11th - 11:01pm

The Jazz got their first shot at the injury-riddled Warriors on Monday. It went about as you'd expect.

Court’s conservatives seem to back Trump on immigration

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 11th - 10:15pm

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority seems prepared to allow the Trump administration to end a program that allows some immigrants to work legally in the United States and protects them from deportation.