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Sen. Mitt Romney proposes bill to ban flavored e-cigarettes

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 6:03pm

Sen. Mitt Romney introduced a bill Thursday to ban flavored e-cigarettes and tax vaping products like regular cigarettes to fund a public awareness campaign about the dangers of vaping.

More than 1,000 rescues, evacuations as Imelda soaks Texas

Juan A. Lozano  |  Posted Sep 19th - 5:15pm

The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda dangerously flooded parts of Texas and Louisiana on Thursday, scrambling rescue crews and volunteers with boats to reach scores of stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes.

Utah health department sets proposed fee schedule for medical marijuana program

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 4:04pm

Patients, guardians and pharmacists will be expected to pay into Utah’s medical marijuana program by way of fees charged for registration, background checks and prescription cards.

Man shows up at Salt Lake hospital with gunshot wound

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:29pm

Salt Lake City police are trying to figure out Thursday how a man ended up at a local hospital with a gunshot wound.

1 dead in Utah motorcycle crash

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:20pm

The solo rider went off the road after a curve and crashed, troopers said. Wind was being investigated as a factor in the wreck.

Police arrest Utah man charged with child abuse

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 3:02pm

A White City man wanted on charges of child abuse has been arrested.

Utah native Kodi Lee wins America’s Got Talent

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Sep 19th - 2:36pm

The moment Utah native Kodi Lee walked onto the “America’s Got Talent” stage, the 22-year-old captured the nation’s attention. On Wednesday, he beat the Detroit Youth Choir to win the show’s 14th season and $1 million.

Utah man who sold fake oxycodone that led to a death headed to prison

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 2:02pm

A Hooper man who sold fentanyl-laced fake oxycodone pills that led to another man’s death will spend more than 10 years behind bars.

Hatch says Biden didn’t believe Anita Hill’s sexual harassment claims

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:36pm

Former Sen. Orrin Hatch says Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden told him he did not believe Anita Hill’s sexual harassment allegations against then-U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas.

'Mormon Manziel'? Why Zach Wilson's budding nickname probably shouldn't stick

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Sep 19th - 1:17pm

The nickname quickly spread in part because of a few similarities between BYU's quarterback and legendary QB Johnny Manziel, and in part because nobody can refuse a good alliterative pun. Plus, "Mormon Manziel" just sounds fun to say.

Davis County officials reassure public after leaked law enforcement memo causes concern

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:45pm

The "be on the lookout" document was never meant for the public, but its disturbing details prompted an official response Wednesday.

Grizzly bear attacks injure 3 hunters in Montana

Ktvq Staff Via CNN  |  Posted Sep 19th - 12:15pm

Two separate grizzly attacks in the Gravelly Mountains left three hunters with moderate to severe injuries, according to a Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks press release.

The 1954 Mercury Monterey Sun Valley known as 'Aunt Bea'

Jeff Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:44am

The origin of the sunroof as we know it today dates back all the way to one of the first examples from 1954: the Mercury Monterey Sun Valley.

Man kills his cats, claims he'd do it again, charges state

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:22am

A man accused of killing one kitten because it bit him and critically injuring a second kitten before leaving it in a box in a field to die, allegedly told police he’d do it again.


These 6 voters make the case for Donald Trump in 2020

Jennifer Graham, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:50am

We wanted to find out what appeals to Donald Trump’s supporters and why they believe he deserves another term. The economy, the judges and a get-the-job-done attitude is just part of it. Here are their stories.

4 citizens recognized for saving father, daughter struck by lightning

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:32am

Four Utahns were honored for saving a father and his daughter after they were struck by lightning in central Utah in June.

Utah football looking to prove itself in national spotlight game against USC at the Coliseum

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:47am

The L.A. skyline is an icon to fame and “making it” — a spotlight to popularity and being larger than life. It’s also the setting for what could be the University of Utah’s primetime opportunity to prove its No. 10 ranking.

Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:28am

Home-sharing company Airbnb Inc. says it plans to go public in 2020.

Should Congress try a no-strings approach to federal highway funding?

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:23am

Members of the Utah Legislature’s Transportation Interim Committee discussed giving the state more freedom to spend the federal highway funding money.

Oil and gas industry hits back on paying more fees to do business in Utah

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:02am

A proposal to revamp the permitting fee for industry based on per-ton emissions is fueling strong objections from the oil and gas producers in Utah as well as school trust land administrators who say it will add to the growing exodus of firms fleeing the state, ultimately harming schoolchildren who benefit from the revenue.

iOS 13 is available to download now. Here's what's new

Shannon Liao, CNN Business  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:54am

After months of waiting, Apple's new software update for iPhones is finally here.