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Ed Smart reflects on 3 years of assisting Salgado family

Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:28pm

The pain of not knowing what happened to your missing loved one is something Ed Smart hopes no one will ever have to go through. But in 2015, he was approached by the Salgado family after their beloved Elizabeth disappeared.

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Police: 1 dead after motorcycle crash in Harrisville

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 25th - 6:20pm

One person has died in a crash involving a car and a motorcycle on Highway 89, authorities said.

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Recovery underway for teen who drowned at Hyrum Reservoir, sheriff says

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:51pm

A recovery effort is underway at Hyrum Reservoir for a male teen who apparently drowned after jumping off a cliff Friday, authorities said.

Here’s why privacy policy updates have been popping up on websites and in your inbox

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:47pm

If you feel like you’ve been seeing an unusual amount of privacy policy updates popping up all over your favorite websites or in your inbox, you’re not going crazy.

Sheriff: 'You can’t take the law into your own hands' after parents respond to school lockdown armed with rifles

Idaho State Journal  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:16pm

Bannock County Sheriff Lorin Nielsen wants the public to know that arming yourself and responding to a school threat incident will likely put you in harm's way and hinder law enforcement's response.

Teacher who confronted Indiana school shooter lauded as hero

Rick Callahan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:09pm

An Indiana middle school student armed with two handguns opened fire inside his science classroom Friday, authorities said, wounding a classmate and a teacher whose swift intervention was credited with saving lives.

Canadian police seek 2 after bomb wounds 15 at restaurant

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:09pm

Police hunted for two people Friday after an explosion caused by a homemade bomb ripped through an Indian restaurant at a mall in the Toronto suburb of Mississauga, wounding 15 people.

What parents need to know about 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 25th - 4:45pm

“Solo” tells the origins of the much loved character Han Solo. My job today is to give you all a heads up on what you can expect to see from a content perspective so you can make an educated decision on letting your kids see the movie.

Lane closures on Bangerter Highway at 9000 South begin June 3

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   May 25th - 4:13pm

Commuters who take Bangerter Highway to and from work should be aware that one of the three lanes in both directions will be closed at 9000 South starting June 3.

Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Matthew Pennington, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 3:35pm

"Everybody plays games," President Donald Trump declared Friday as he suggested the potentially historic North Korean summit he had suddenly called off might be getting back on track.

9 ways to save on your next family vacation

Steph Grimes, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 25th - 3:32pm

Travel can seem out of reach when you're living on a budget, but it doesn't have to be. Here are nine ways to save on your next vacation so you can experience the world with your family.

How to market your rental property

Rentler  |  Posted   May 25th - 3:00pm

Making money on your rental means ensuring it's full at all times and that your profit margins are correct. Late spring is the best time to list your property, so we put together a few tips to make sure that you can leverage the renting season.

Utah cheerleader dismissed over profane video says school violated free speech

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   May 25th - 2:52pm

A Mountain Crest High School student claims in a federal lawsuit that the school violated her free speech rights by dismissing her from the cheer squad for posting a video containing profane lyrics to her personal SnapChat account.

Idaho town told not to drink water amid contamination scare

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 2:41pm

Residents of an Idaho town have been told not to drink its well water amid concerns that a fired municipal worker who killed himself in his home may have contaminated it, officials said Friday.

Cyclist in medically-induced coma after collision with FrontRunner train

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   May 25th - 2:36pm

An 18-year-old cyclist is in a medically-induced coma after colliding with a FrontRunner train in Salt Lake City Thursday.

Have You Seen This? Blowing out birthday candles is hard

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 25th - 2:32pm

This kid is frustrated, but he's determined and that's all that matters.

Fiat Chrysler warns 5.3M owners: Don't use the cruise

Tom Krisher, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 1:14pm

Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 5.3 million vehicles in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere because in rare but terrifying circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control.

Handcuffed Weinstein faces rape charge in #MeToo reckoning

Colleen Long, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 1:08pm

It was the moment the #MeToo movement had been waiting for: Harvey Weinstein in handcuffs.

Appeals court upholds jealous Cedar City man's double murder conviction

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   May 25th - 12:51pm

An appeals court has upheld a pair of aggravated murder convictions against a Cedar City man who shot and killed his girlfriend and his friend in 2013 because he believed they were having an affair.

Mother of Elizabeth Salgado hopes to raise funds to return to Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 25th - 12:33pm

The mother of Elizabeth Salgado is trying to raise enough money to return to Utah to see her slain daughter's remains.

Beaver Mountain pot party results in felony charges

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   May 25th - 12:18pm

An April 20 party on the pavilion at Beaver Mountain Lodge that included marijuana joints being passed out to everyone who attended and six times more people than the event was licensed for has resulted in felony charges.

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