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Man arrested following SWAT situation in West Valley City

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:06pm

A man was arrested Tuesday evening following a SWAT situation outside an apartment in West Valley City.

Legislative leaders plan to add child tax credit to special session agenda

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:05pm

Legislative leaders are planning a last-minute addition to Wednesday's special session agenda that would set aside $22 million to give Utahns with children a break on their state income taxes.

Wildfire coverage: New fires spark in Millard, Duchesne and Uinta counties

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:52pm

While fire crews have been able to contain the major blazes across the state, three new fires have sparked in Millard and Duchesne counties and Uinta County in Wyoming.

UHP motor troopers targeting aggressive drivers, unsafe vehicles

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:40pm

About a dozen troopers with the Utah Highway Patrol set out on their motorcycles in force along I-15 and Legacy Parkway Tuesday morning in Davis County, in an effort to make the roads safer.

Motorcyclist injured after mattress flies out of SUV

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A man on a motorcycle was injured after hitting a mattress that flew out of an SUV on the freeway Tuesday.

Man trying to pass semitruck dies in crash

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:04pm

A man died Tuesday in a crash after trying to pass a semitruck in a no-passing zone, officials said.

Police seek public’s help to solve 10 burglaries at office complex in Cedar City

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:31pm

Police said Tuesday they are seeking information on a string of burglaries that occurred over the weekend at a business complex in Cedar City.

6 ways to avoid scams while rebuilding your home after a fire

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:00pm

Though fire crews have worked around the clock to fight the Dollar Ridge Fire, some residents will be returning home to ashes Tuesday. Here are six ways to avoid scams while rebuilding your home after a fire.

West Nile virus now in 3 Utah counties and likely spreading

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:53pm

The West Nile Virus has arrived in northern Utah for the season, so it’s time to cover up from dusk to dawn when you’re outside.

Redheads, lobsters and cupcakes: Apple shows off new iOS emojis

Heather Kelly, CNN  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:28pm

Redheads, superheroes and lobsters will rejoice when they see the latest emojis coming to Apple iPhones and iPads.

Report of assault by door-to-door salesman fraudulent, police say

Ashley Imlay, KSL and Ladd Egan, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:51pm

A woman who said she was sexually assaulted by a man claiming to be a door-to-door salesman Sunday made up the incident, according to police.

Utah prosecution investigator charged with juror tampering in Vernal rape case

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:47pm

An investigator with the Uintah County Attorney's Office has been charged with tampering with potential jurors during a high profile case.

2018 Sundance Film Festival brings record 124K visitors, report says

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:15pm

A record 124,900 people attended the Sundance Film Festival in 2018, according to data collected by a Salt Lake City-based analytics firm. The numbers released Tuesday show a 26-percent spike in economic impact from last year.

Charges filed in Millcreek drug lab explosion

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:43pm

Criminal charges were filed Tuesday against two people injured in a drug lab explosion in June.

Angels Landing, other Zion National Park trails 'closed indefinitely' due to flooding, rockfalls

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:57pm

Multiple trails at Zion National Park, including the popular Angels Landing, Upper Emerald Pools and Kayenta trails, are closed indefinitely because of rockfalls after several flash floods, park officials said Tuesday.

User submitted: Wild weather brings floods and lightning

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:30pm

As fires continued to burn throughout the state, wild weather brought lightning and caused significant flooding in several areas of Utah. Browse through our gallery to see photos of it all.

Police ask for public's help in locating missing West Jordan man

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:14pm

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man who was last seen more than two weeks ago.

Police still seeking to verify Magna stabbing report

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:39pm

Detectives are still trying to verify a report of a stabbing at a park Sunday evening, police said Tuesday.

Sen. Orrin Hatch would back legislation to restrict Trump's 'reckless' reliance on tariffs

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:15pm

One of the Trump administration's biggest supporters says he would back legislation to restrict the president's trade authority if he continues his "misguided and reckless" reliance on tariffs.