How Utah colleges are bringing campus safety to the smartphone
As Utah State University students gear up for the start of the fall semester next week, students can have more peace of mind with the help of an app.
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Doug Robinson, Deseret News | Posted Aug 24th - 1:26pm
The Deseret News is marking the end of an era. On Aug. 31, our own Brad Rock is retiring.
'The Fighting Preacher,' T.C. Christensen's true story of a Latter-day Saint missionary and boxer, opens in east Idaho this week
Rett Nelson, EastIdahoNews.com | Posted Aug 24th - 1:02pm
The film makes its theatrical debut in eastern Idaho this weekend after opening to sold-out theaters throughout Utah last month.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and Associated Press | Posted Aug 24th - 12:15pm
Authorities in rural northeastern Nevada say a mine bus collided head-on with a tractor-trailer rig Saturday, killing two people and injuring others.
Graham Dudley, KSL.com | Posted Aug 24th - 11:30am
Two Riverdale residents are safe Saturday after their dog alerted them to an early morning fire in their mobile home, allowing them to escape.
Marcelo Silva By Sousa, Associated Press | Posted Aug 24th - 11:00am
Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday were deploying in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the region and prompted anti-government protests as well as an international outcry.
Graham Dudley, KSL.com | Posted Aug 24th - 10:15am
Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced on Twitter Friday that the 68th United Nations General Society Conference will cause "significant" pedestrian and vehicle traffic disruptions around the Salt Palace Convention Center next week.
Lynn Elber, Associated Press | Posted Aug 24th - 9:32am
Ewan McGregor is reprising his "Star Wars" role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in a new series, one of the many splashy projects that Disney is banking on to make its new streaming platform competitive.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Aug 24th - 8:55am
Just a few weeks before his 95th birthday, Latter-day Saint President Russell M. Nelson will embark on a ministry tour to Latin America — his fourth tour in nearly one and a half years.
Lori Hinnant, David McHugh and Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press | Posted Aug 24th - 8:20am
The posturing by leaders of the G-7 rich democracies began well before they stood together for a summit photo.
Tech Bargains | Posted Aug 24th - 8:00am
This week the deal-finding team is finding early Labor Day sales and deals, particularly on appliances and TVs.
As Utah students head back to school, a growing percentage are going to charter schools or are home-schooled
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Aug 24th - 7:33am
Kristen Evans, who is chairwoman of Woodstock Elementary School’s community council, said she is committed to her neighborhood school because it serves all students, and she believes her children benefit from a public school population that is economically and ethnically diverse.
Lauren Bennett, KSL.com and Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Aug 23rd - 10:54pm
Police shot and killed a man in the DUI processing center inside West Valley City Hall Friday night, police said.
Gretel Kauffman, KSL | Posted Aug 23rd - 10:51pm
A mother bear and her two cubs were removed from a tree in the front yard of a Castle Valley home on Friday afternoon, according to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.
Marcelo By Souza, Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 10:27pm
Fires have been breaking out at an unusual pace in Brazil this year, causing global alarm over deforestation in the Amazon region. The world's largest rainforest is often called the "lungs of the earth." Here's a look at what's happening:
Ashley Kewish, KSL TV | Posted Aug 23rd - 9:19pm
A 4-year-old girl has undergone multiple surgeries after being seriously burned in a van fire in Saratoga Springs in July.
Graham Dudley, KSL.com | Posted Aug 23rd - 8:47pm
The Gateway mall continued its ongoing reinvention Friday with the opening of its first grocery store named, appropriately, The Store.
Ryan Miller, KSL.com | Posted Aug 23rd - 8:05pm
RSL has won 10 of the last 12 Rocky Mountain Cups. That's cooled off the once-heated rivalry, but it's not the only reason.
The Associated Press | Posted Aug 23rd - 7:07pm
The Navajo Nation has settled claims against Wells Fargo accusing the company of predatory and unlawful practices.
- Authorities: 2 killed, 20 injured in Nevada mine bus crash
- West Valley City police shoot, kill man in City Hall
- Man dies in early morning rollover crash in Salt Lake City
- Have You Seen This? The fiery 100-mph pitch at Lagoon
- Have You Seen This? Patient doggy isn’t quite patient enough
- Riverdale dog dies after waking up owners, saving them from house fire
- As Utah students head back to school, a growing percentage are going to charter schools or are home-schooled
- Brazilian troops deploy to fight Amazon fires
- How Utah colleges are bringing campus safety to the smartphone
- 'The Fighting Preacher,' T.C. Christensen's true story of a Latter-day Saint missionary and boxer, opens in east Idaho this weekend
- Going hiking? Police say take your wallet and phone with you
- Smoky Mountains visitor returns rock from falls taken as a souvenir
- Here's why tiger muskies can now be found in 3 of Utah’s higher-elevated lakes
- Boulder traveled over 2K feet before crashing into Springville family's porch, state officials say