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No. 4 BYU earns bye to NCAA men's volleyball semifinals

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 11:34am

BYU will play the winner of Mountain Pacific Sports Federation rival UCLA (24-7) and EIVA champion Harvard (13-13).

4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

Sheila Burke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 11:21am

A man wearing nothing but a green jacket and brandishing an assault rifle stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Tennessee and shot four people to death before dawn Sunday, according to police, who credited a customer with saving lives by wresting the gunman's weapon away.

UDOT names new regional director

Apr 22nd - 11:11am

Utah Department of Transportation Executive Director Carlos Braceras has tapped Rob Clayton as the agency’s new Region Three director.

Ogden Canyon closed due to rollover crash

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:33am

Ogden Canyon is closed in both directions due to a rollover crash, officials said.

Firefighter who pulled Southwest flight victim back into plane 'felt a calling to help'

Eric Levenson CNN  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:22am

The Texas firefighter who helped pull a passenger back into the plane during a deadly Southwest Airlines emergency spoke emotionally about the tragedy on Thursday.

Nearing end of global tour, LDS Church president visits people of Hong Kong

Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 9:46am

The worldwide ministry tour for LDS Church President Russell M. Nelson is winding down. On Saturday he made his second-to-last stop in Hong Kong.

Growing lumberjack sport of axe throwing is sticking in Utah

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 9:02am

It’s starting to stick in Utah. Four clubs along the Wasatch Front now help folks unwind by letting them throw axes.

Police: Man dies after injuring wife in Provo shooting

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 7:42am

A man was found dead after a six-hour SWAT standoff following a domestic incident where he shot and injured his wife, according to police.

Mitt Romney says he'll make decision on supporting Trump in 2020 'down the road'

Maeve Reston, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 7:15am

Mitt Romney said Saturday that he could not yet commit to supporting Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign, making it clear that he intends to stake his claim as an independent voice for Utah.

The Triple Team: Rubio leads Jazz to stellar win over Oklahoma City

Andy Larsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 12:29am

Three thoughts on the record-setting triple-double from Ricky Rubio that turned the game for Utah, the Jazz's defense on the Thunder playing big and small, and an incredible atmosphere inside Vivint Arena.

Officials: Man in serious condition after stabbing in Summit County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 11:14pm

A 62-year-old man from Magna was hospitalized in serious condition Saturday after he was stabbed a lodge near the Utah-Wyoming border, officials said.

Behind Rubio triple-double, Jazz soundly defeat Thunder to take 2-1 series lead

Andy Larsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 10:43pm

The Utah Jazz took full control of the first-round series at home on Saturday night with a 115-102 win.

Man killed in Smithfield motorcycle crash

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 10:33pm

A man is dead following a motorcycle crash in Cache County. Investigators said the motorcycle was struck by a small pickup truck at the intersection of 300 South Main Street in Smithfield.

Real Salt Lake scores 3 late goals en route to shutout win over rival Colorado

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 10:25pm

Albert Rusnak tallied a goal and an assist to propel Real Salt Lake to a 3-0 win Saturday night over rival Colorado at Rio Tinto Stadium.

Utah gymnastics finishes 5th in Super Six

Holli Joyce, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 9:43pm

Season lows in their first two events sent the Red Rocks in too deep of a hole as other teams exploded to excellence.

GOP delegates force primary elections for both Mitt Romney and John Curtis

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL and Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 9:15pm

State Rep. Mike Kennedy edged Mitt Romney at the GOP state convention Saturday, forcing a primary election between the two. Rep. John Curtis also faces a primary election, but Rep. Rob Bishop and Rep. Chris Stewart will not.

'CHiPs' TV star Estrada donates police dog to Idaho agency

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:55pm

"CHiPs" actor Erik Estrada has donated a drug dog to an east Idaho police agency where he's a reserve police officer.

After Facebook scrutiny, is Google next?

Ryan Nakashima and Matt O'Brien, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:27pm

Facebook has taken the lion's share of scrutiny from Congress and the media about data-handling practices that allow savvy marketers and political agents to target specific audiences, but it's far from alone. YouTube, Google and Twitter also have giant platforms awash in more videos, posts and pages than any set of human eyes could ever check.

Parents turning to kid-friendly podcasts for screen time alternatives

Heather Kelly, CNN Money  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 7:52pm

With all the warnings about the negative impact of screen time on children's weight, sleep patterns, and brain development, some parents are drawn to podcasts and smart speakers because they seem healthier.

Local nonprofit mobilizes eye care to help kids see better

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 6:37pm

Merit Medical employees and their dependents were treated to free vision benefits Saturday as local organization Eye Care 4 Kids provided the service.

Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 6:24pm

Barbara Bush was remembered as the "first lady of the Greatest Generation" during a funeral Saturday attended by four former U.S. presidents and hundreds of other people who filled a Houston church with laughter as much as tears, with many recalling her quick wit and devotion to family.

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