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Utah firefighter killed battling California blaze

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 11:58pm

Authorities say a Utah firefighter has died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history.

Police: Man leads officers on chase through 3 southern Utah cities

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 13th - 10:57pm

A man is in custody after a police chase that spanned three cities in southern Utah Monday, according to the Washington City Police Department.

Fire updates: Crews expect U.S. Highway 6 to 'be closed for a while'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 13th - 10:55pm

A portion of both directions of U.S. Highway 6 remained closed Monday after the Coal Hollow Fire crossed it Sunday evening. Thunderstorms are forecasted for that area Monday.

Young boy apparently drowns in Box Elder County

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 13th - 10:48pm

A 16-month-old boy was found deceased Monday after an apparent drowning, according to officials.

Wildfire forces evacuations in Glacier, Yosemite to re-open

Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 9:42pm

A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana's Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park following a two-week closure.

BYU quarterback competition down to two as Mangum, Wilson set to take most snaps

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 13th - 9:10pm

BYU offensive coordinator Jeff Grimes confirmed that the Cougar quarterback race is down to two, with senior Tanner Mangum and true freshman Zach Wilson contending for the starting role with just over two weeks left until the season opener Sept. 1.

Family remembers slain code officer as 'our hero'

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:43pm

Funeral services for a West Valley code enforcement officer shot and killed in the line of duty will be held Friday at the Maverik Center.

'Are we there yet?' A road trip with kids is itself a destination

David G. Allan, CNN  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:37pm

I'm writing this on a road trip, the longest we've taken with our two daughters. It is nine hours according to the phone's GPS, which means 11 hours in actual time with stops, which equates to 24 hours in perceived time.

Prosecution rests in Manafort tax evasion and fraud trial

Chad Day, Stephen Braun and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:29pm

Prosecutors on Monday rested their tax evasion and bank fraud case in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, closing two weeks of testimony that depicted him as using millions of dollars hidden in offshore accounts to fund a luxurious lifestyle — and later obtaining millions more in bank loans under false pretenses.

Sentencing delayed again for Utah woman who tried to hire hit man to kill ex-husband

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Aug 13th - 8:05pm

Sentencing for a Herriman woman who tried to hire a hit man to kill her ex-husband — and then allegedly attempted from behind bars to arrange for an attorney and possibly a witness to be killed — was again delayed in the original murder plot.

Rosie Tapia’s family marks 23 years since her kidnapping, murder

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 13th - 7:33pm

It was one of the state’s most infamous cold case murders. Twenty-three years later, no one knows who killed 6-year-old Rosie Tapia.

Man with Utah ties who helped terrorist group gets more prison time for trying to kill warden

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 13th - 7:00pm

A man with Utah ties who is behind bars for supporting an Islamic terrorist group was sentenced Monday to another 20 years for trying to kill a federal prison warden in California.

FEMA says it didn't treat Puerto Ricans differently

Mike Schneider, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 5:45pm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says it didn't handle housing vouchers for displaced residents of Puerto Rico any differently from those of displaced Texas and Florida residents after last year's hurricanes.

Officials identify woman killed in crash on I-215 ramp to SR 201

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 13th - 5:43pm

A woman died when the vehicle she was traveling in crashed at the southbound I-215 ramp headed to westbound state Route 201 early Monday, officials said.

Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges; reality TV rerun?

Catherine Lucey and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 5:41pm

President Donald Trump and former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman faced off Monday in a messy clash that involved an explosive tell-all book, secret recordings and plenty of insults — reviving their roles as reality show boss and villain.

Judge dismisses sex assault lawsuit against ex-MTC president; only 1 claim remains against LDS Church

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 13th - 5:30pm

A federal judge Monday dismissed a Colorado woman's lawsuit against a former LDS Church Missionary Training Center president who she says raped her more than 30 years ago.

FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 5:11pm

Peter Strzok, a longtime FBI agent who was removed from the Russia investigation over anti-Trump text messages, has been fired by the agency, his lawyer said Monday.

Police identify 20-year-old killed in collision with UTA bus in Ogden

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 13th - 4:44pm

Police identified a 20-year-old man who died after his car veered into an oncoming UTA bus in Ogden early Friday morning.

Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 4:40pm

President Donald Trump on Monday signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain but included no mention in his remarks of the Republican senator, who is battling brain cancer at home in Arizona.

AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Ryan Nakashima, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 13th - 4:16pm

Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.

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