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Police seek public’s help locating woman missing for 2 weeks

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:10pm

Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a woman who they believe is endangered.

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.

Police, train companies join 'Operation Clear Track' efforts in Utah

Spencer Burt, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 2:03pm

Pedestrians and drivers who improperly cross railroad tracks could lose a limb or their life, Utah Highway Patrol trooper Mason Haycock said.

Patients seek 'last resort' alternatives to treat depression

Peter Samore, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Sep 25th - 1:39pm

Imagine you have clinical depression. You’ve spent years trying all sorts of talk therapies and dozens of medications. Yet, the bad, foggy thoughts — including suicidal ones — just won’t go away.

Have You Seen This? Entire beach covered in spiderwebs

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 25th - 1:15pm

A day at the beach sounds nice, doesn't it? No! It does not. Stay away from the beach.

Warrant: Senior threatened mass shooting at Delta High

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:47pm

A Delta High School senior was suspended and faces possible criminal charges for allegedly threatening a mass shooting at his school.

Inland port opponents criticize draft $1.9 million budget, call for more study, not 'P.R.'

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:33pm

Ahead of the Utah Inland Port Authority's third meeting scheduled Wednesday, opponents of the creation of the massive global trade hub in west Salt Lake City criticized the authority's draft $1.9 million budget.

State buys Road Home's downtown Salt Lake shelter for $4 million

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:08pm

Calling it a "win-win-win" for all partners, homeless leaders announced Tuesday the decision to sell the Road Home's downtown shelter to the state.

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Brad Rock: The day Hot Rod Hundley stood tall with Elgin Baylor on civil rights

Brad Rock, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:37am

The former announcer is just one of several ties the Hall of Fame forward has with the Jazz as they approach their 40th season in Utah.

Get ready for Election Day with voter-registration events

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 25th - 11:34am

With election season heating up, people in Utah can register to vote at a series of events on National Voter Registration Day.

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