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Fed poised to raise rates for third time this year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 9:32am

The Federal Reserve is set Wednesday to raise interest rates for a third time this year and possibly modify the likely direction of rates in the months ahead.

Ahead of Utah address, Anita Hill says Kavanaugh isn't a #MeToo referendum

Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 9:12am

with no FBI investigation and no witness testimony — is destined to be unfair, just as she and many others felt the Thomas hearing was.

Rep. Mia Love's FEC issues 'part and parcel' of campaigns, her new attorney says

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Sep 26th - 8:39am

The controversy surrounding more than $1 million contributed to Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, for a primary race she didn't have is "at most is a $10,800 problem," her newly hired election law attorney said Tuesday.

What happens to Mueller probe if Rosenstein loses his job?

Michael Balsamo, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 26th - 8:19am

The investigation into Russian election interference is often called the Mueller probe, but it's Rod Rosenstein who oversees it.

Taylorsville auto mechanic collapses, dies after finding work trailer stolen

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 26th - 8:09am

Patrick Kartchner loved to fix cars and his family says he was always willing to lend a hand.

Jury: South Ogden man murdered another man accused of disrespecting his co-worker's sister

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Sep 26th - 7:38am

A jury has found a South Ogden man guilty of murder in the shooting death of a man who allegedly disrespected his co-worker's sister.

Unaffordable Utah: Man questions $80K hospital bill; experts show how to negotiate

Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 26th - 7:18am

Medical billing advocates say a Utah man should consider himself lucky after his insurance covered most of his out-of-state emergency room visit and appendectomy that resulted in nearly $80,000 in bills.

Nursing assistant sentenced in theft of patient's iPad

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Sep 26th - 6:58am

A certified nursing assistant has been sentenced to two years' probation after admitting he stole from the woman he was caring for.

Missing endangered woman is found

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 26th - 6:20am

A woman who was missing for about two weeks has been found.

Trump hits 'con job' on Kavanaugh before showdown hearing

Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 9:42pm

President Donald Trump denounced Democratic efforts to block Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation as a cynical "con job" on Tuesday and launched a dismissive attack on a second woman accusing the nominee of sexual misconduct in the 1980s, asserting she "has nothing."

New Medicare card to help protect seniors from ID scams

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 9:10pm

For years, Utah seniors have been targeted victims of con artists looking to scam elderly Medicare recipients. Now a change in the form of identification seniors use to access healthcare could also protect them from fraudsters.

Prosecutor: Plea deal possible for former evidence tech accused of stealing, using meth

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 8:05pm

A former Weber County evidence technician charged with using meth that had been collected as part of dozens of criminal investigations may soon reach a plea deal with prosecutors.

Herriman police to swear in 35 officers before inaugural shift Sunday morning

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:32pm

Thirty-five officers and five civilian members will be sworn in Thursday as the first Herriman Police Department fleet before they will officially take the helm patrolling the city streets late Saturday night into Sunday morning.

Man arrested on investigation of ‘stealing from BYU for multiple months’

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:00pm

A man who police say has been stealing from students and employees at Brigham Young University for several months was arrested and booked into jail Monday, according to jail records.

Nike's marketing strikes a chord without hurting business

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:27pm

Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady.

Colorado man presumed dead after going overboard in Lake Powell, park officials say

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:19pm

A Colorado man is presumed dead after he fell off a boat on Lake Powell near Iceberg Canyon Saturday afternoon, officials said.

Warrant: Utah man accused of 2 murders has been busy on the phone while in jail

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 5:43pm

The man accused of brutally killing a young Eureka couple and dumping their bodies down an abandoned mine shaft has apparently been busy talking on the phone while incarcerated in the Utah County Jail, according to a recently unsealed search warrant

U.-BYU partnership awarded $6.8 million grant for language study, international education

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 5:13pm

A partnership between the University of Utah and Brigham Young University has been awarded a four-year, $6.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to support language study and international education.

Idaho sheriff takes heat for sexual assault meme post

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:41pm

A county sheriff in north-central Idaho has apologized for a meme his wife posted to his Facebook page mocking women who don't immediately report sexual assault.

Elizabeth Smart kidnapper moved to federal halfway house

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 4:10pm

Wanda Barzee has been moved to a federal halfway house, according to the Utah Sex and Kidnap Offender Registry.

Police identify woman killed after she was struck by two vehicles in Taylorsville

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 2:31pm

Police released the name of a 47-year-old West Valley woman who died after she was hit by two vehicles in Taylorsville Monday, officials said.

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