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Bears removed from tree in front yard near Moab

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 10:51pm

A mother bear and her two cubs were removed from a tree in the front yard of a Castle Valley home on Friday afternoon, according to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.

AP Explains: The causes and risks of the Amazon fires

Marcelo By Souza, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 10:27pm

Fires have been breaking out at an unusual pace in Brazil this year, causing global alarm over deforestation in the Amazon region. The world's largest rainforest is often called the "lungs of the earth." Here's a look at what's happening:

4-year-old girl has toes amputated following Saratoga Springs van fire

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 9:19pm

A 4-year-old girl has undergone multiple surgeries after being seriously burned in a van fire in Saratoga Springs in July.

Utah-based grocer The Store opens in The Gateway

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 8:47pm

The Gateway mall continued its ongoing reinvention Friday with the opening of its first grocery store named, appropriately, The Store.

Why the once-heated Rocky Mountain Cup rivalry has cooled off

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 8:05pm

RSL has won 10 of the last 12 Rocky Mountain Cups. That's cooled off the once-heated rivalry, but it's not the only reason.

So-called flushable wipes are clogging sewer lines, officials say

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 7:49pm

Utah sewer officials advise lawmakers on damage flushed wipes do to pipes

Navajo Nation settles lawsuit against Wells Fargo for $6.5M

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 7:07pm

The Navajo Nation has settled claims against Wells Fargo accusing the company of predatory and unlawful practices.

Prep football: Week 2 scores and schedule

KSL Sports  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 6:30pm

Check back here for the latest scores from all the Week 2 high school football games across the state.

Boeing gets new contract for replacement wings for A-10 jets

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 5:52pm

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing a contract for replacement wings for more than 100 A-10 jets, covering the remaining ground support jets still needing wing replacements.

Poll: Only 30% of Utahns support removing requirement that income taxes be spent on education

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 5:19pm

Just 30% of Utah voters support amending the state constitution to remove the requirement that all income tax revenues be spent on education, a new poll finds.

7 best new streaming titles in August

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 4:57pm

A new month, new titles and new excuses to stay inside.

Heber City man charged with raping teen

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 4:39pm

A Heber City man was charged Thursday with raping a teenage girl he met on social media.

Wildfire updates: Goose Point Fire 90% contained; Mile Marker 122 Fire 30% contained

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 4:05pm

The Goose Point Fire, which started burning in Utah County Wednesday evening, had reached 8,908 acres and was 90% contained as of Friday afternoon.

Supreme Court: Ginsburg treated for tumor on pancreas

Jessica Gresko and Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 3:33pm

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation therapy for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas and there is no evidence of the disease remaining, the Supreme Court said Friday.

6 reasons to get an independent Green Light inspection when you buy a car

Green Light Auto Inspections  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 3:00pm

Many people have horror stories about buying a car with more problems than they could count. That and many other reasons are why you should get an independent inspection.

Have You Seen This? The great mattress migration

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 2:49pm

I never knew the migrating patterns of a mattress was so fascinating.

Detective in Lauren McCluskey case was fired months later for ‘dereliction of duty’

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 2:05pm

The detective tasked with helping University of Utah student Lauren McCluskey was fired months later for showing a “complete dereliction of duty.”

Money crunch after Planned Parenthood quits federal program

Lindsay Whitehurst and David Crary, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 1:28pm

Planned Parenthood clinics in several states are charging new fees, tapping financial reserves, intensifying fundraising and warning of more unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases after its decision to quit a $260 million federal family planning program in an abortion dispute with the Trump administration.

BYU wing Zac Seljaas out indefinitely with injured foot suffered in Italy

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 1:08pm

BYU wing Zac Seljaas will miss the start of the 2019-20 season after undergoing surgery for a broken foot Friday, BYU spokesman Kyle Chilton confirmed to KSL.com.

Utah city outlaws feeding wild deer, elk or moose

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 1:01pm

A city in Utah has banned residents from feeding wild deer, elk or moose.

First Jazz coach Tom Nissalke dies at 87

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 23rd - 12:13pm

Tom Nissalke, the first head coach for the Utah Jazz following their move from New Orleans 1979, died Thursday. He was 87.

KSL College Football Pick'em returns for 2019

College football fans rejoice, KSL College Football Pick'em is back for the 2019 season. Compete against your friends, family and neighbors for ultimate bragging rights from your living room to the tailgate lot.