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Tourists, Easter worshippers lament closure of Notre Dame

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 2:49pm

Tourists, devout Catholics and others looked on mournfully at Notre Dame Cathedral Saturday, regretting that they couldn't get inside the magnificent monument on this Easter weekend because of the damage caused by a violent fire.

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Are senior citizens keeping millennials out of the home buyer's market?

Lois M. Collins, Deseret News  |  Posted Apr 20th - 2:03pm

Millennials are finally beginning to buy more homes after lagging well behind their same-age counterparts from previous generations.

2020 campaign trail runs through churches in South Carolina

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 1:31pm

By now, most Democratic presidential candidates have polished their stump speeches. But when they're in South Carolina, they may need to add in a sermon.

Columbine honors 13 lost with community service, ceremony

Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 12:50pm

Community members in suburban Denver marked the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting Saturday by volunteering at shelters, doing neighborhood cleanup projects and laying flowers and cards at a memorial to the 13 people killed.

Missing South Salt Lake couple found in Arizona

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 20th - 12:21pm

The missing couple from South Salt Lake, Ryan Boken and Molly Bock, have been found and are staying with family in Arizona.

Starting a business in Utah for the absolute beginner

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 20th - 11:59am

It’s safe to say that starting a business in Utah in its current climate is not a bad idea. That said, starting a company presents quite the challenge. Here’s a guide to starting a small business for the absolute beginner.

Quest for food stamp data lands newspaper at Supreme Court

Jessica Gresko, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 11:29am

In the summer of 2010, reporters at South Dakota's Argus Leader newspaper decided to request data about the government's food assistance program, previously known as food stamps. They thought the information could lead to a series of stories and potentially help them identify fraud in the now $65 billion-a-year program.

Salt Lake City donates $100K from tax initiative to fund school-based homelessness program

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted Apr 20th - 10:51am

Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced Tuesday a donation of $105,808 from the city’s Funding Our Future sales-tax initiative.

Trump's legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

Jonathan Lemire and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 10:09am

First they cooperated. Then they stonewalled. Their television interviews were scattershot and ridiculed, their client mercurial and unreliable.

Outdoor bouldering highlights in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 20th - 9:31am

Take advantage of warming weather and prime time for climbing and dive into one of the Wasatch Front’s many incredible outdoor bouldering areas.

Idaho, Utah passengers had possible hepatitis A exposure

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 8:48am

Health officials in Idaho say anyone who used an on-board restroom during a Greyhound bus trip from Salt Lake City to Boise on April 10 might have been exposed to hepatitis A.

Yellow vest anger burns in France, fueled by Notre Dame fire

Angela Charlton and Michel Euler, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 8:09am

French yellow vest protesters set fires Saturday along a march through Paris to drive home their message to a government they believe is ignoring the poor: that rebuilding the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral isn't the only problem France needs to solve.

History and renovations of Salt Lake Temple and others

Mary Richards, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Apr 20th - 7:33am

The Salt Lake Temple is going to be closed and renovated, adding to the long history of the building.

2 arrested in fatal West Valley City hit-and-run investigation

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 19th - 10:36pm

Two individuals were arrested Friday under investigation of manslaughter after a West Valley man was run over by a car and left in the street on Tuesday.

Vivint Arena all dressed up in 'City' colors for Utah Jazz playoff opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 19th - 10:28pm

Honoring the time-honored tradition of the Utah Jazz postseason, more than 200 Jazz employees converged on Vivint Smart Home Arena to prepare the home court for Saturday’s Game 3 against the Houston Rockets.

Potential presidential candidate Howard Schultz to visit Utah Tuesday

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Apr 19th - 9:42pm

Former Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz, who's seriously considering a third-party run for president, is scheduled to hold events in Utah.

Major TRAX repairs on Main Street to slow light rail trips, vehicle traffic

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Apr 19th - 9:11pm

Beginning May 4, both TRAX passengers and vehicle traffic will be diverted around an $8.5 million month-long project to replace aging portions of the light rail track downtown.

Earth Day events happening in Utah this weekend

Utah.com  |  Posted Apr 19th - 9:00pm

Join a billion other earth denizens who celebrate the planet that sustains us this year on April 22. Here's a list of upcoming events going on throughout the state this weekend (and later) to help you get into the spirit of planetary stewardship.

Man found guilty of shooting, killing police dog during chase

Annie Knox  |  Posted Apr 19th - 8:38pm

A jury on Friday found a West Jordan man guilty of shooting and killing a Unified police dog. "Yes, Dingo was my best friend, my partner and my protector, but he really belonged to the public," his handler said.

Romney on Mueller report: I am 'sickened' by 'dishonesty and misdirection' of Trump

Jamie Ehrlich, CNN  |  Posted Apr 19th - 8:07pm

Republican Sen. Mitt Romney issued a sharp rebuke of President Donald Trump on Friday following the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, saying he was "sickened" by details in revealed in the document.

Ironman triathlete overcomes decades of addiction through daily exercise

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 19th - 7:53pm

One Utah woman is an extraordinary triathlete. She gets up in the four o’clock hour every morning to start training. But twenty years ago, she lived a very different life.