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Vela, 10-man LAFC pull away from 10-man Real Salt Lake, 2-0 in battle of west's best

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 10:45pm

Carlos Vela converted a penalty kick just after the hour-mark, and 10-man Los Angeles FC went on to beat 10-man Real Salt Lake, 2-0 Saturday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Pets find homes with reduced or waived adoption fees for 'Clear the Shelters'

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:39pm

More than 1,400 shelters across the country came together Saturday to help thousands of adoptable animals find loving families.

Utah has a lot of willing organ donors, but it’s still not enough

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:35pm

One-hundred-twelve Utahns saved the lives of at least as many other people already this year because, upon their deaths, they were registered organ donors.

QUIZ: Solve this quick mystery for the chance to win a prize!

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:00pm

A Utah company is gaining recognition for its family-friendly mystery box subscriptions. Take this quiz for a sample of the fun and you could win a $100 gift card or one of the firm's mystery boxes.

Press, Rodriguez keep Utah Royals FC rolling with 2-0 win at Orlando

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 8:04pm

Christen Press and Amy Rodriguez each scored a goal in the second half, and the Royals went on to shut out the Orlando Pride, 2-0 for their third-straight win Saturday evening at Exploria Stadium in Orlando, Florida.

Utah moms rally for federal gun reform

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 7:55pm

A group of local moms and other supporters, spurred by the two recent shootings in El Paso and Dayton, rallied for federal gun reform Saturday in downtown Salt Lake City.

Doggy Con: a pop culture convention for furry fanatics

Andrea Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 6:07pm

Atlanta's scorching August heat didn't stop Megan Nelson from slipping on a long faux fur coat and dressing up like Cruella de Vil for her first Doggy Con convention, a pet event for costumed canines inspired by the upcoming Dragon Con convention.

'I feel like a hero': 9-year-old boy helps deliver baby sister thanks to 911 dispatcher

Haley Bull, CNN  |  Posted Aug 17th - 5:41pm

A family in Tampa has a lot to celebrate — a new bundle of joy who made a surprise appearance and her 9-year-old brother who helped it happen.

Orem couple sets out to break world record traveling the world

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 17th - 5:01pm

When a job offer in Europe fell through, a couple with roots in Orem decided to do something epic to make up for that dream that came unraveled. They saved their money, sold everything they owned – even went door to door for sponsors, and started on a journey to break a world record by traveling the world.

First human cases of West Nile infection in Idaho confirmed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 4:28pm

Idaho public health authorities say they've confirmed two human cases of the West Nile virus infection.

At least 13 people arrested at Portland, Oregon, protest

Gillian Flaccus, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 3:54pm

Police arrested at least 13 people and seized metal poles, bear spray and other weapons Saturday as hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon.

South Dakota woman thought she had kidney stones, gave birth to triplets

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 17th - 2:59pm

A South Dakota woman who recently gave birth to triplets says she didn't find out about her pregnancy until she went to the hospital with what she thought were kidney stones.

Locals in the NFL: Former Utah kicker Matt Gay boots game-winning field goal for Bucs

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 2:29pm

Tampa Bay Buccaneers showed why they wanted him when the fifth-round draft pick booted a 48-yard field goal with 6 seconds left Friday night in a 16-13 win over in-state rival Miami.

Have You Seen This? The funniest haircut in the whole world

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 17th - 1:23pm

If haircuts made us all this happy, we’d probably live in a constant state of world peace.

Idaho man spent three days pinned to a tree after an ATV crash and survived

Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:34pm

A 66-year-old Idaho man spent three days pinned against a tree after he crashed his ATV, according to Kootenai County Sheriff's Office.

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8 years after it opened, is ‘The Book of Mormon’ starting to show its age?

Cristy Meiners and Herb Scribner, Deseret News  |  Posted Aug 17th - 12:31pm

What happens when a believer and a non-believer walk into “The Book of Mormon” musical? We decided to find out.

Utahn charged with randomly shooting man inside St. George home

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:52am

Formal charges were filed Friday against a St. George man accused of shooting and killing an unsuspecting man without provocation while the man was lying on a floor.

Missing 19-year-old from Utah County found dead

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 11:15am

A missing 19-year-old from Eagle Mountain was found dead in his car in Lehi Saturday, officials said.

Classmates, team gather to remember Kearns student killed in shooting

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 17th - 10:46am

It’s been just over a month since 19-year-old Neko Jardine died following a tragic shooting. On Friday, his classmates and former football team gathered to remember him.

Taylorsville woman set her apartment on fire, waited outside for firefighters, charges say

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 10:10am

A Taylorsville woman is facing a felony arson charge after police say she set her own apartment on fire and sat in her car outside while the building burned.

Utah women make about 70% of what Utah men make — the worst gender wage gap in the nation, report says

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:26am

A new study released Thursday morning found that Utah women make 69.8% of what Utah men make — a slight decrease from four years ago and a full 10 percentage points lower than the national average.