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Jazz fall by 50: Coach, players try to make sense of historic loss

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 11:04pm

The Jazz fell to the Mavericks in a historically bad performance. What does that mean, if anything, for the Jazz moving forward?

Study: 85% of Utah firearm deaths are suicides; gun use more lethal than other self-harm

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 10:15pm

About 85 percent of all firearm deaths from 2006 to 2015 in Utah were the result of suicide, according to a newly released study overseen by the Utah Department of Human Services with the help of the Harvard School of Public Health.

Support for Utah's Proposition 4, an anti-gerrymandering measure, takes lead in latest vote tally

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:41pm

Utah's yes votes for Proposition 4 have taken a lead of 2,250 votes out of 932,714 ballots following the latest release of results by three counties Wednesday.

Mavericks hold Jazz to 22 in 2nd half, win 118-68

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:10pm

Harrison Barnes scored 19 points and the Dallas Mavericks handed the Jazz their worst loss since moving to Utah, 118-68 on Wednesday night.

Alpine School District preparing for western Utah County growth with property purchases

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:09pm

As the west side of Utah County continues growing at a rapid rate, Alpine School District officials are preparing to handle the influx of students.

Is holiday weight gain really that big of a deal?

Devrie Pettit, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 14th - 8:36pm

While the holidays may be a celebrated time of year, there's a lot going on. Splitting time evenly with families, budgeting for gifts, giving to those in need, planning, work deadlines and attending various gatherings can add extra stress to life.

Jazz guard Ricky Rubio dedicating late mother's memory to fight against cancer

Jeremiah Jensen, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 14th - 8:04pm

Rubio has turned the most painful moment of his life into motivation to make a difference for others in their own fight against cancer.

Proposed law aims to take cellphones out of Utah drivers' hands

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:31pm

Everyone has seen drivers drift across traffic lanes as their eyes go from the road to their laps or whose heads jerk up as they come to a sudden stop, cellphone in hand.

If Ben McAdams wins election, who replaces him as Salt Lake County mayor?

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:00pm

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams still leads an extremely tight Utah’s fourth congressional district race that remains too close to call a week after the Nov. 6 election. Here's what would happen to his current position.

Migrant caravan groups arrive by hundreds at US border

Elliot Spagat and Maria Verza, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 6:28pm

Migrants in a caravan of Central Americans arrived in Tijuana by the hundreds Wednesday, getting their first glimpse of the robust U.S. military presence that awaits them after President Donald Trump ordered thousands of troops to the border.

14 events to kick off the holiday season in Utah

Steph Grimes, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:45pm

There are quite a few events throughout Utah to help you celebrate the start of the holiday season; here are some ideas as we kick off Thanksgiving and Christmas.

West Valley City police searching for 'vulnerable' man who has been missing for a week

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:21pm

Police are asking for the public’s help to locate a “vulnerable” man who has been missing for a week.

Probe underway into Forest Service response to Pole Creek, Bald Mountain fires

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:13pm

Forest Supervisor Dave Whittekiend told lawmakers Wednesday a multiple agency probe is being conducted into the Forest Service's handling of the Pole Creek and Bald Mountain fires that scorched more than 120,000 acres in central Utah this summer.

Sixth person charged with murder in Duchesne County attack

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:40pm

A sixth person has now been charged in connection with the death of a Duchesne County woman and severe beating of a man.

Pics of the Week: Flag flies to honor Maj. Brent Taylor; more fall sunsets dazzle

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:09pm

This week's gallery includes photos from a Veterans Day tribute to Maj. Brent Taylor, as well as more photos of beautiful fall sunsets and foliage.

An unprecedented number of Americans say renting is more affordable than owning

Rentler  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:00pm

Long-term renting is quickly becoming the new normal for many Americans. In Utah, however, home ownership is still a primary objective.

University of Utah reveals details of $80 million stadium expansion

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 2:54pm

Nearly 6,000 more seats will be added to Rice-Eccles Stadium by the 2021 season, according to details released in a news conference Wednesday.

Catholic priest's prostitution case resolved with HIV test and fine

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 2:10pm

A prostitution case against a Catholic priest in Salt Lake City has been resolved after he pleaded no contest, took an HIV test and paid a $680 fine.

Police seek 'person of interest' in connection with fatal Salt Lake stabbing

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 2:02pm

Police are looking for a person of interest in connection with a deadly stabbing that took place last week in Salt Lake City.

Want to get into hunting? Pheasants are perfect game for beginners

Spencer Durrant, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 14th - 1:28pm

If you've always wanted to get into hunting but weren't sure where to start, this year's pheasant hunt is something you should consider.

Have You Seen This? This little boy’s reaction to meeting his new baby sister is adorable

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 1:15pm

This video is just what you need to watch today to warm your heart.

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