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Happy homecoming: Mitchell drops 30 in blowout win in MSG

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 7:54pm

Donovan Mitchell returned to his home state and scored 30 points as the Jazz blew out the Knicks.

Former Downtown Community Council chairman latest candidate to join race for Salt Lake City mayor

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Mar 20th - 7:32pm

Another candidate has officially jumped into this year's race to be mayor of Utah's capital, just days after Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski bowed out.

Man convicted in kidnapping accused of threats to blow up jail

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Mar 20th - 7:00pm

A man who made headlines a couple of years ago for stealing a car with two children inside is now in more trouble with the law.

Upstarts, blue bloods vying for NCAA Tournament glory in Salt Lake City regional

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 6:32pm

For the next four days, Salt Lake City will be about the brand names of college basketball, from Kansas to Syracuse to recent powerhouses like top-seeded Gonzaga.

Troopers identify Utah woman killed in Sardine Canyon crash

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Mar 20th - 5:54pm

Police have identified a Cache County woman killed Tuesday in a head-on crash in Sardine Canyon.

UK's May asks a wary EU to delay Brexit until June 30

Jill Lawless and Lorne Cook, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 5:22pm

Exactly 1,000 days after Britain voted to leave the European Union, and nine days before it is scheduled to walk out the door, Prime Minister Theresa May hit the pause button Wednesday, asking the bloc to postpone the U.K.'s departure until June 30.

Utah man threatens to kill judge so he can go back to prison, charges state

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Mar 20th - 4:51pm

A West Jordan man was charged Wednesday with threatening to kill a judge just so he could be sent back to prison.

‘Be the same guy every day’: Drew Brees shares tips for successful leadership with Utah audience

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 4:20pm

Saints quarterback Drew Brees gave conference-goers in Salt Lake a few tips on being a successful leader during his visit to the Beehive State.

4 compelling reasons you should never wear shoes in the house

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Mar 20th - 3:30pm

If you don’t remove your shoes at the front door, all the nasty things you step in becomes unwanted houseguests. Here are just four reasons you should never wear shoes in your house.

Have You Seen This? Young basketball player helps teammate score

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 3:00pm

Hoops fever is in the air, and we have a feel-good video that shows one little boy’s passion for basketball and his teammate’s effort to make his goal of scoring a reality.

'Stranger Things' drops a Season 3 trailer and it'll have you wishing it was summer

Chloe Melas, CNN  |  Posted Mar 20th - 2:02pm

The first full trailer for Season 3 of "Stranger Things" is finally here — and it will have you wishing it was already July.

Overstock lays off nearly 250 in 2 months in effort to become profitable after 'disappointing' year

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 1:15pm

Utah-based Overstock has had a rough year, and nearly 250 employees are facing the consequences.

Charges: Woman tried to run over man in stolen vehicle before high-speed chase in Grantsville

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 12:44pm

A homeless woman whom police said tried to a run over an employee at a Walmart distribution center with a stolen pickup truck before she led officers on a high-speed chase Monday has been charged.

1 in critical condition after rollover crash on I-70 near Green River, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 12:28pm

A person suffered critical injuries after a rollover crash on I-70 on Wednesday morning, authorities said.

Wife says Montana trooper was shot 3 times

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 12:13pm

The wife of a Montana Highway Patrol trooper wounded while investigating a fatal shooting says her husband suffered three gunshot wounds and is currently in a medically induced coma at a Utah hospital.

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Is it OK to wear jeans to a symphony concert? Here's what the Utah Symphony thinks

Lottie Peterson Johnson, Deseret News  |  Posted Mar 20th - 11:57am

As many orchestras throughout the country battle a dip in attendance, the Utah Symphony is getting ready to test one potential solution: wear jeans.

Charges: 2 Utah men attacked teen co-workers in mink farm scuffle

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Mar 20th - 11:28am

Two Utah men face felony charges after allegedly attacking two teen boys during a scuffle at a mink farm where they all worked.

Utah’s Fox 13 sold as part of $1.32B Nexstar Media deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 11:03am

Nexstar is selling 19 television stations for $1.32 billion as part of its buyout deal with Tribune Media.

Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Nina Avramova, CNN  |  Posted Mar 20th - 10:47am

Many people start their day with a cup of tea. But those who drink it piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study.

Idaho man honored after quitting high-paying job to build beds for thousands of kids

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 10:29am

It was 2012, and Luke Mickelson was looking for a service project that he could do with young men from his Latter-Day Saint congregation in Twin Falls.

Patrick Kinahan: Utah State best of state in football, basketball

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Mar 20th - 10:15am

These are the best of times for Utah State athletics, considering football and men's basketball each finished ranked in their respective final regular-season polls. USU rules the state of Utah in having the best combined seasons of any other programs

Bracket Challenge: Which high school is the best in the state, round of 64?

As madness descends upon the country this week, we begin our latest bracket challenge that pits the state's largest high schools against each other.