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Probation ordered for former Utah TV personality in DUI case

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 12:14pm

A judge has ordered Salt Lake television and radio personality Casey Scott to a year of probation after he admitted to driving under the influence.

BYU’s Vocal Point signs record deal

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 13th - 11:52am

Brigham Young University’s all-male a cappella group Vocal Point announced recently that it has signed a recording deal with Decca Gold, Universal Classics — a record label that focuses on classical repertoire.

Walmart pushing for Utah to allow higher alcohol content beer in stores

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 11:41am

Walmart wants customers to weigh in on an effort to sell heavy beer — now available only in state-run liquor outlets — in Utah grocery and convenience stores.

Apple deepens Austin ties, expands in other tech hotbeds

Michael Liedtke, Matt O'Brien and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 11:11am

Apple plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, that will create at least 5,000 jobs ranging from engineers to call-center agents while adding more luster to a Southwestern city that has already become a bustling tech hub.

Idaho troopers discover injured woman, severely abused toddler during traffic stop

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:44am

A toddler was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after police pulled over a vehicle Tuesday on I-90 in Shoshone County.

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We spent a year reporting on teen anxiety. Here’s what we learned

Sara Israelsen-hartley & Lois Collins, Deseret News  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:38am

The Deseret News is exploring why teens are more anxious than ever and how families and communities can help.

Cuba health mystery: Diplomats had inner-ear damage early on

Jennifer Kay and Lauran Neergaard, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:31am

American diplomats affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba showed damage in the inner ear shortly after they complained of weird noises and sensations, according to their earliest medical exams, publicized Wednesday.

QBs Josh Woodrum, BJ Daniels eager to earn way back to NFL with Salt Lake Stallions

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:15am

Josh Woodrum wants back into "the League." So does B.J. Daniels. They'll get a chance to prove they belong in the NFL in the inaugural season of the Alliance of American Football.

Utah arts and cultural nonprofits, zoos to get $14.3M in funding from Salt Lake County

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 10:04am

Next year, 22 large arts and cultural nonprofits and three zoos will receive a collective $14.3 million in funding from the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts and Parks Program.

Southbound I-15 reopens after 6-vehicle crash closes freeway in North Salt Lake

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 13th - 9:18am

Southbound I-15 reopened about 10:30 a.m. Thursday after a car swerved into the carpool lane, causing a six-vehicle crash that closed the freeway for an hour and a half, officials said.

He's spent 30 years on death row. Now a Utah convict wants a new trial

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 9:09am

A Chicago native has spent nearly half of his life on Utah's death row for the killing of a Provo grandmother.

WSJ: Boy Scouts may file for bankruptcy

Madeline Holcombe, CNN  |  Posted Dec 13th - 8:43am

The Boy Scouts of America is considering filing for bankruptcy, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.

Utah Inland Port Authority hires 6-month interim director for $100K

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 8:28am

Amid criticism from one of its own board members that the Utah Inland Port Authority Board isn't moving fast enough, the board took another step Wednesday to kickstart the creation of what's expected to be Utah's largest economic project ever.

Sandy neighbors seek man caught on surveillance video stealing Christmas decorations

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Dec 13th - 8:00am

Neighbors and police asked for help Wednesday to identify a man they said has been stealing Christmas decorations off of porches.

What do you know about CO?

Dominion Energy  |  Posted Dec 13th - 8:00am

As winter approaches, the risk for carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning increases. Understanding some basic information will help keep you and your family safe.

Herriman City Council calls for immediate resignation of mayor accused of misusing funds

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 7:39am

Herriman Mayor David Watts faced the ire of the city council Monday evening as he attempted to defend himself against allegations of misspending city money.

Utahns urged to review their options on federal health exchange as enrollment deadline approaches

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 7:21am

As the deadline approaches for Utahns to sign up for coverage through the federal health exchange, those who already have a plan are being cautioned to carefully consider their best options for 2019 rather than passively re-enrolling.

Group wants Utahns to keep safety, new DUI law in mind as they enjoy the holidays

Spencer Burt, KSL  |  Posted Dec 13th - 7:02am

A new coalition is encouraging Utahns and visitors to the state to be safe this holiday season, especially as a new DUI level goes into effect.

UK's May, embattled at home, seeks EU lifeline on Brexit

Jill Lawless and Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 13th - 6:45am

European Union leaders offered Theresa May sympathy but no promises Thursday, as the British prime minister, weakened after a leadership challenge, sought a lifeline that could help her sell her Brexit divorce deal to a hostile U.K. Parliament.

Spoelstra says the Jazz schedule is to blame: 3 stories from Utah's win over Miami

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 12th - 11:32pm

Miami coach Erik Spoelstra thinks the Jazz will be fine once the rough schedule ends. And Wade has a message for Kyle Korver.

Tough times for many federal employees, new report finds

Gregory Wallace and Aaron Kessler, CNN  |  Posted Dec 12th - 10:17pm

The Environmental Protection Agency's employees do not appear thrilled with the direction of their department.

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