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Oakland yanks lease for proposed Utah coal terminal

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:43pm

Oakland city officials terminated a lease with the would-be developer of an export terminal that would ship Utah coal to Asian markets. The city says the developer failed to meet construction deadlines. The developer disagrees.

Former Latter-day Saint bishop who opposed 'sexually explicit interviews' loses excommunication appeal

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:10pm

A former Texas bishop for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who was excommunicated for public opposition to the church and its leaders was told Sunday that his appeal of that disciplinary decision was rejected.

Third man dies after industrial accident at Moab potash mine

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:28pm

A man has died after he was injured in an industrial accident at a mine near Moab that claimed the lives of two other men on Saturday.

Sen.-elect Mitt Romney in Washington for orientation meetings

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:05pm

Sen.–elect Mitt Romney joined other freshmen senators in Washington, D.C., for orientation meetings Tuesday.

South Salt Lake bar to close after weekend shooting

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:31pm

A bar where a shooting took place over the weekend is apparently shutting down.

Proposition 4 falls barely under 50 percent support in latest vote tally

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted Nov 13th - 7:01pm

Utahns' no votes against Proposition 4 currently hold a lead of 922 ballots out of 909,060 so far tallied in Utah following the release of additional results by 11 counties Tuesday.

Deputies investigating after dog shot to death in owner's backyard in Eagle Mountain

Ashley Imlay, KSL and Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 13th - 6:28pm

Sheriff's deputies are investigating after a dog was shot and killed in the owner's backyard on Sunday, officials said.

Utah teen charged with bringing bomb to school wants case dismissed

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 5:14pm

Attorneys for a St. George teenager accused of bringing a homemade backpack bomb to school in March want a judge to toss the case, saying the charges are too hefty.

Riverton boy has emergency surgery after swallowing fidget magnets

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 13th - 4:40pm

A 6-year-old boy had to have emergency surgery after he accidentally swallowed fidget magnets, a toy that’s marketed for people with ADHD.

Lawmakers call for state management plan for Bears Ears

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 4:09pm

A committee of lawmakers wants Utah to send a loud message on how the newly reduced Bears Ears National Monument would be managed if the lands were in control of the state. It voted Tuesday to begin crafting a plan to submit to the Legislature.

Here's why Qualtrics' CEO believes the $8B acquisition has 'no downsides'

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 3:58pm

Qualtrics’ deal with SAP is the second-largest acquisition of a private tech company in history, according to Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith.

New podcast to shed light on Susan Powell cold case

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 3:32pm

A new podcast series debuting Wednesday sets to shed light on one of Utah’s most notorious crime mysteries: Susan Powell’s disappearance and the impact it had on the community.

Here’s when Utah’s ski resorts will open for the 2018-19 season

Faith Heaton Jolley,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 2:21pm

Ski season is just around the corner and several Utah resorts open this week for the 2018-19 season.

Body of Maj. Brent Taylor to return to Utah Wednesday for Saturday funeral

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 1:51pm

The body of Maj. Brent Taylor will return to Utah Wednesday for a public viewing Friday and funeral on Saturday.

Ben Anderson: South title would suit injury-riddled Utes

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Nov 13th - 12:36pm

With another perceived November collapse, a trip to the PAC-12 Championship would be fitting for the Utes against their steepest odds to date.

Rare joint meeting of Utah Legislature set to welcome USOC officials

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 12:04pm

A rare joint meeting of the Utah House and Senate is set for Wednesday to welcome U.S. Olympic Committee officials who'll be in town as part of the process to choose an American city to bid for a future Winter Games.

Man shot by officer had just rammed patrol car, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:55am

Salt Lake police on Tuesday released a few more details regarding a fatal officer-involved shooting from the weekend, but questions remain about what prompted an officer to shoot.

Tuesday's tallies narrow McAdams' lead over Love to 1,229 votes in 4th Congressional District

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:15am

Rep. Mia Love continues to trail her challenger, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams, in the 4th Congressional District race.

Police identify man killed in fiery crash in Magna

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:00am

Police identified a Riverton man on Tuesday who died in a fiery crash Monday morning.

University of Utah OKs $80 million expansion of Rice-Eccles Stadium

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:53am

The University of Utah Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to approved an $80 million upgrade and expansion of Rice-Eccles Stadium on Tuesday.