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What's behind the insane popularity of 'Baby Shark'?

Aj Willingham, CNN  |  Posted Jan 15th - 7:32pm

When humans of the far future study the culture of their ancient ancestors from the year 2019, it's going to be pretty hard to avoid the topic of "Baby Shark."

Second weekend drug bust resulted in seizure of $1M worth of meth, authorities say

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 7:01pm

Another $1 million worth of methamphetamine was seized during a traffic stop in Pleasant Grove Saturday in a separate case from one where $850,000 worth of drugs were seized during a traffic stop in Spanish Fork, authorities said Tuesday.

Man who shot and killed acquaintance near Murray Desert Star Playhouse sentenced to prison

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 6:29pm

A 58-year-old man who shot and killed an acquaintance during a heated argument has been sentenced to prison.

Cisco enthusiast ready for best opportunity to catch fish unique to Bear Lake

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 5:47pm

The "Cisco Disco" has been a yearly tradition dating back at least three decades in what is now a portion of a larger event in Garden City. It's in the middle of one of the only times of the year where people will find Bonneville cisco.

2-year-old boy dies after being hit by car in Tooele County, officials said

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 5:35pm

A 2-year-old boy died Tuesday morning after he was hit by a car in Tooele County, officials said.

Utah teen in high school sexual assault case accepts plea deal

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 15th - 5:14pm

The case of a 16-year-old Gunnison Valley High School sophomore accused of sexually assaulting multiple students — a case that created turmoil among residents and divided the small southern Utah community — ended in a settlement on Tuesday.

Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico, to speak at the U.

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jan 15th - 4:41pm

Vicente Fox, former president of Mexico, will speak at the University of Utah Feb. 12 as a guest of the Tanner Humanities Center.

911 calls reveal frantic moments after Utah mall shooting

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 4:09pm

Dozens of people made frantic calls to 911 to report a shooting over the weekend at a suburban Salt Lake City mall that caused hundreds of panicked shoppers to flee the building or take shelter in closets, bathrooms and back rooms.

Have You Seen This? The leaf blower turbo sled

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 15th - 3:45pm

This is ingenuity at its best. Or at least at its most fun.

5 natural supplements with verified health benefits

Fāv Chocolate  |  Posted Jan 15th - 3:00pm

As you research supplements to boost your diet and improve your health, consider ones that are both proven to work and taste delicious. The following supplements are not only appetizing, they offer health benefits you can count on.

Pics of the Week: Inversion and mountain snow

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 2:45pm

This week's gallery is filled with photos from KSL.com readers of mountain adventures and the beautiful views that accompany them.

'I wish I didn't break their hearts': Sex was consensual or never happened, ex-USU football star testifies

Annie Knox  |  Posted Jan 15th - 2:14pm

The sex was consensual or it didn't happen. That was the testimony from former Utah State University linebacker Torrey Green, who took the stand Tuesday in his own defense.

Ogden courthouse services resume after bomb threat, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 1:57pm

Court services at the 2nd District Courthouse in Ogden resumed Tuesday afternoon after the building was evacuated due to a bomb threat, officials said.

Ben Anderson: New Utah athletic director right to extend Utah and BYU series

Ben Anderson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan 15th - 1:45pm

One year into the job, Mark Harlan extended Utah's football series with BYU, and for now, it was the right move.

Hogle Zoo warns visitors to keep track of their belongings after sea lion threw up sock

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 1:13pm

Hogle Zoo officials are reminding visitors to keep track of their belongings after one of their sea lions threw up a toddler’s sock Monday morning.

Jake Gyllenhaal joins Peter Parker in London in new ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ trailer

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 12:47pm

After surviving his homecoming dance in the last “Spider-Man” film, Peter Parker will conquer another teen rite of passage — the Eurotrip — in the next installment of the superhero franchise.

Driver license division improperly shared Utahns' personal data, audit says

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 15th - 12:16pm

The Utah Driver License Division shared Utahns' personal identifying information with three state agencies in violation of state law, a new audit shows.

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A conversation with Bob Woodward and Elder D. Todd Christofferson

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Jan 15th - 11:38am

When Bob Woodward learned that Richard Nixon had been pardoned, the reporter whose investigation led to the president’s resignation believed the pardon was improper, “the final corruption of Watergate.”

Lehi pilot uninjured after plane crashes near West Jordan Soccer Complex

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 15th - 11:33am

A 42-year-old pilot avoided injuries after his plane went down near the West Jordan Soccer Complex on Tuesday morning.

1,500 GoFundMe pages have been set up by furloughed government employees

Doug Criss, CNN  |  Posted Jan 15th - 11:22am

The pleas on GoFundMe come from people across all walks of life. A single mom. A librarian. A Border Patrol agent. Even an artist.

Vernal man charged with stabbing father

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jan 15th - 10:44am

Criminal charges were filed Tuesday against a Vernal man, 18, accused of stabbing his father multiple times.

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