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Doctor: Utah women aren’t getting screened for breast cancer regularly

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 1:05pm

An annual mammogram is the best way to detect breast cancer early, according to Dr. Brett Parkinson, medical director at Intermountain Healthcare’s Breast Care Center.

At least 4 killed in tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 12:18pm

At least four people are dead following a tour bus crash just outside Bryce Canyon National Park.

Walmart to quit selling e-cigarettes amid vaping backlash

Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:52am

Walmart is getting out of the vaping business.

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Parents return to golf course where daughter tragically died

Dick Harmon, Deseret News  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:21am

A return to the scene of unfathomable sorrow.

The KSL Popcorn Report returns! Listen to a new episode of KSL.com's movies podcast

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:20am

KSL.com’s movies and entertainment podcast has returned, after an extended hiatus, with new hosts and a new format.

Cosmetics giant making a difference by hiring people with disabilities

Heather Simonsen, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:35am

A Utah mother with disabilities was able to return to the workforce through a program with the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation and cosmetics company Sephora, which plans to hire 30% of its workforce through the program.

Revelers reach gates of Area 51 then peacefully rejoin party

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:19am

Thousands of curious Earthlings from around the globe traveled to festivals, and several hundred made forays toward the secret Area 51 military base in the Nevada desert on Friday, drawn by an internet buzz and a social media craze sparked by a summertime Facebook post inviting people to "Storm Area 51."

Climate change will grab globe's focus with summit, strikes

Seth Borenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:10am

Get ready to hear about global warming — or the "climate emergency " as the United Nations is calling it.

KSL Pick'em: College football Week 4 staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:01am

Here are the games for Week 4: No. 10 Utah at USC (Friday), No. 11 Michigan at No. 13 Wisconsin, No. 22 Washington at BYU, No. 3 Georgia vs. No. 7 Notre Dame, and San Diego State vs. Utah State.

UDOT announces weekend road closure in Lehi

Paul Nelson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:38am

An extremely busy road in Utah County is getting shut down for construction this weekend, and drivers in northern Utah County aren’t going to be happy.

Power restored for thousands in West Valley City, officials say

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 9:18am

Power has been restored for thousands of Rocky Mountain Power customers after an outage in West Valley City, company officials say.

Public hearing Tuesday on plan to increase permits issued for The Wave

Mikayla Shoup, St. George News  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:44am

The Bureau of Land Management has released the environmental assessment for its proposal to increase the number of permits issued to hikers accessing The Wave each day.

Trump, in call, urged Ukraine to investigate Biden’s son

Jonathan Lemire, Mary Clare Jalonick and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:22am

President Donald Trump irritably defended himself Friday against an intelligence whistleblower’s potentially explosive complaint, including an allegation of wrongdoing in a reported private conversation Trump had with a foreign leader.

What’s it like growing up and working in Utah politics as a Latina?

Kim Bojorquez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 8:03am

Feeling like “the other” is something Rebecca Chavez-Houck knows all too well.

Orem man charged with threatening to kill judge he blames for health problems

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 7:19am

An Orem man who allegedly blamed his health problems in part on a 4th District judge now faces charges of threatening to kill that judge.

Story of misdelivered homecoming invite goes viral, has happy ending

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Sep 20th - 7:00am

Being asked on your first date is an exciting milestone for many young women. For Karsyn West, the occasion gained a much wider audience than expected when a chivalrous homecoming invitation made its way to the wrong house.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio drops 2020 presidential bid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 20th - 5:47am

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he's ending his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

Houston area sees relief, rescues after Imelda leaves 4 dead

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 19th - 11:13pm

Emergency workers used boats Friday to rescue about 60 residents of a Houston-area community still trapped in their homes by floodwaters following one of the wettest tropical cyclones in U.S. history.

Utah-based social media fraud scheme took $6M from widows, feds say

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:22pm

One 75-year-old woman sent $356,000 to a “German businessman,” believing he was investing her money in a pipe supplier for a sewer system in Turkey.

Crews rescue 2 kayakers reported missing near Antelope Island

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:21pm

Crews rescued two missing kayakers who were last heard from about 3 p.m. Thursday, Utah State Parks officials said.

Back from tour of US-Mexico border, SL County Mayor Wilson details ‘broken’ system

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Sep 19th - 9:46pm

Salt Lake County Mayor Wilson’s eyes welled up as she recalled a young Latino boy who approached her while she toured customs and border facilities in Texas.

Creepy crawlers: How to avoid head lice this fall season

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:51pm

With school in session for more than a month now, kids have had plenty of time to share germs and other crawly bugs. Studies show head lice is a common risk this time of year.

Prep football: Week 6 scores and schedule

Check back here for the latest scores from all the Week 6 high school football games across the state.