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American Fork police make arrest in fatal hit-and-run, say driver admits knowing he hit a man

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:27pm

Investigators say 37-year-old Darrell Day turned himself in and told them he knew he had hit a person but fled the scene out of fear of going to jail.

'Just wait': Donovan Mitchell and the Jazz had a response to a heckling fan

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:59pm

As Donovan Mitchell had some rough moments to start Utah’s 103-95 win over the Timberwolves on Wednesday, a Minnesota fan started chirping. Mitchell heard. He and the Jazz had a response.

Utahns remember transgender lives lost

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:31pm

While writing her speech for Wednesday evening, Samantha Taylor struggled with what to say about the hundreds of transgender people — and the thousands who came before them — who were killed or took their own lives this year.

Alston helps Boise State hold off BYU in overtime

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:13pm

Derrick Alston Jr. scored a game-high 26 points to go along with 11 rebounds for Boise State, including one of the Broncos’ three 3-pointers, in a 72-68 win Wednesday night over BYU at ExtraMile Arena in Boise.

Proposed law allows Utah schools to take, destroy students’ vaping devices

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:01pm

Sen. Mitt Romney questions nominated FDA commissioner, who fails to commit to flavor ban.

19-year-old Utah man sentenced to 5 years to life for attempted murder

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 9:33pm

Joshua Baer, 19, of Springville, was sentenced in Millard County’s 4th District Court to serve up to life in prison for shooting a woman in the head in June.

Proposed SLC e-scooter ordinance provides 'framework,' but no easy answers

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 9:01pm

Dockless electric scooters have been a controversial addition to the Salt Lake City transportation scene ever since they arrived in summer 2018.

Utah game company adds fun & mystery to your holiday gathering

Finders Seekers  |  Posted Nov 20th - 9:00pm

Make your Friendsgiving one you'll want to remember.

Community dental clinic opens to increase access for kids, families

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:44pm

Thanks to numerous community partnerships, students involved in the U. dental program have the opportunity to work in underserved communities throughout Utah.

'I’m always ready to go get it': Rudy Gobert gets the better of Towns in Jazz win over Minnesota

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:37pm

Rudy Gobert was his usual dominant self and the Jazz used a late run to get the win in Minnesota.

New high-tech app allows visually impaired travelers easier access through Salt Lake City airport

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:08pm

The Salt Lake City International Airport has rolled out a new high-tech service that is aimed to assist blind or low-vision passengers better navigate around the airport.

Volunteer debate coach accused of sexual activity with student

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 7:31pm

Henry Steven Olson, 23, of Taylorsville, was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail on Tuesday for investigation of four counts of unlawful sexual activity with a minor.

Utah Humane Society finds homes for 521 cats in 4 weeks

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 6:31pm

Every month, on average, the Humane Society of Utah finds homes for about 222 cats. But after an upsurge in the homeless cat population the past few months, the organization set a more ambitious goal — to place 400 cats in four weeks.

Woman won’t be forced to testify in sex assault case for man also charged in Mackenzie Lueck’s death

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 6:14pm

A judge sided with prosecutors and the woman’s attorney, finding Utah’s victim rights law protects the woman from being forced to take the stand at a preliminary hearing.

Student, 18, throws scooter, breaks aide’s arm, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 4:05pm

An 18-year-old student was arrested Tuesday for allegedly assaulting an aide at a program run by the Uintah School District.

Angels Landing trail reopens following rockfall

St. George News  |  Posted Nov 20th - 3:31pm

Zion National Park’s trail crew has successfully removed the remnants of a rockfall on the Angels Landing Trail which is now being reopened ahead of schedule.

Lyft driver charged with sexually abusing Centerville passenger

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 3:02pm

Following a long investigation, formal criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Lyft driver accused of sexually abusing a passenger last year in Davis County.

Getting a pet? Check out the best pet-friendly flooring options

Giant Carpet One  |  Posted Nov 20th - 3:00pm

Don't let your cute family addition wreak havoc on your flooring.

Have You Seen This? Mom uses food art featuring Disney characters, celebrities to help son eat healthy

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 2:33pm

Laleh Mohmedi started making the food characters in 2015 after she made pancakes into a lion for her son Jacob. She uses healthy food to make all of her plates.

2nd season of Disney+ 'High School Musical' series among 4 film projects approved in Utah

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Nov 20th - 2:00pm

A documentary about a Utah-based aerospace company, a horror movie directed by a Utahn and a second season of a Disney+ series are among the cinema projects that earned state approval this week.

Convicted Utah killer charged with stabbing second inmate

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 1:47pm

A prison inmate already serving up to life in prison for a murder conviction who was also convicted of stabbing another inmate last year, has been charged yet again.