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Pics of the Week: Photographic proof your prayers for snow are still being answered

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 5:04pm

Not even southern Utah can escape the snow that continues to pile up throughout the state.

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UHP: High school students may have saved a man’s life after he crashed in Salt Lake

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 4:29pm

High school students may have saved the life of a man who was injured in a crash on Tuesday afternoon, officials say.

Alleged gunman in killing of Ogden man charged

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 3:31pm

The alleged triggerman in the shootings of two brothers in Ogden — killing one and critically injuring the other — has been charged.

In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber dueling

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 19th - 3:00pm

Master Yoda, dust off his French, he must.

This AI is so good at writing that its creators won't let you use it

Rachel Metz, CNN  |  Posted Feb 19th - 2:31pm

A new artificial intelligence system is so good at composing text that the researchers behind it said they won't release it for fear of how it could be misused.

Have You Seen This? Skier pulls double backflip to avoid injury at Deer Valley

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Feb 19th - 2:15pm

During a competition at Deer Valley, a skier pulled a double backflip, but he didn't do it to look cool — he did it to avoid getting seriously injured.

'Good faith' bill making fixes to Utah medical marijuana law advanced by committee

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 1:47pm

A bill making what were described as technical changes to the Utah Medical Cannabis Act passed in a special legislative session last year was unanimously advanced by a Senate committee Tuesday.

Fake grenade prompts real evacuation of Utah elementary school

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 1:16pm

Taylorsville Elementary School was briefly evacuated on Tuesday after a student brought a suspicious device to school.

3 Utah schools deemed safe on lead, copper levels after Sandy water woes

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 12:47pm

Independent testing at Alta High and Sunrise and Altara elementary schools by a private laboratory show the drinking water is safe, with no elevated levels of lead or copper. The testing was done over the holiday weekend by the Canyon district.

Provo man charged in child porn investigation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 19th - 12:17pm

A Provo man accused of downloading over 100 pictures and videos of children being molested or sexually tortured has been formally charged.

Missing Taylorsville man found safe at hospital, police say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 11:55am

A Taylorsville man who was last seen Saturday and was reported missing Monday has been found, according to police.

JPMorgan's move into crypto puts the rest of the industry on notice

Julia Horowitz  |  Posted Feb 19th - 11:41am

JPMorgan Chase's splashy new digital coin could change how banks approach blockchain and cryptocurrency.

McCabe says Hill leaders didn't object when informed of Trump investigation

Sophie Tatum and Laura Jarrett, CNN  |  Posted Feb 19th - 11:08am

Congressional leadership did not object when former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe informed them that the FBI had opened a counter-intelligence investigation into President Donald Trump, McCabe said Tuesday.

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8 things you may not know about Japanese-American internment in Utah

Lauren Fields, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb 19th - 10:42am

Here are eight facts you might not know about how this painful period of American history played out in Utah.

Judge denies motion to dismiss charges in Pine View bomb case

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Feb 19th - 10:42am

A judge has denied a motion to dismiss the charges against a teen accused of bringing a homemade explosive device to school last year.

Man critically injured in St. George trench dies from injuries

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 10:19am

A 20-year-old man who was critically injured after falling into a trench at a St. George construction site Monday died from his injuries later that day, officials said.

Emojis on license plates? LOL it's about to be a thing in Australia

Alex Stambaugh, CNN  |  Posted Feb 19th - 10:02am

Emojis already light up text messages, social media, advertisements, even a movie. Now they're about to hit Australian roads.

Police identify man killed in his Millcreek home

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 9:27am

Police identified a 61-year-old man killed in his home Monday, officials said.

Search underway for man in Idaho mountains after woman, baby are found in stranded truck

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Feb 19th - 9:16am

A search is underway for a 32-year-old father missing for several days in a remote part of Owyhee County.

Official: Deputy AG Rosenstein expected to depart in March

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 19th - 8:38am

A Justice Department official says Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave his position in the middle of next month.

Ginsburg returns to Supreme Court bench in public session

Jessica Gresko and Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 19th - 8:19am

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was back on the Supreme Court bench on Tuesday, eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.

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