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Woman charged in connection with real estate agent’s death

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 19th - 11:44am

A woman was charged Monday is connection with the death of a Salt Lake real estate agent.

NYPD fires officer 5 years after Garner's chokehold death

Tom Hays and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:54am

After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of the black man whose dying cries of "I can't breathe" fueled a national debate over race and police use of force.

Southern Utah ‘ideal’ for sex traffickers to find victims, AG’s office says

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted Aug 19th - 10:15am

Human trafficking is a top priory for law enforcement and task force agents across Utah.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, KSL.com and Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Utah man recalls experience lost in wilderness

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 11:10pm

Kaden says he only slept three hours a night and spent most of his time searching for a trail.

Women vying for Salt Lake City mayor set stage for friendly campaigns

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:46pm

The two women vying for mayor opened up about their histories, hopes and visions for Salt Lake City Sunday during their first joint speaking engagement since they both advanced in last Tuesday’s primary election.

Should the right to keep horses supersede market demands?

Christina Giardinelli, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 7:39pm

Should the right to keep horses supersede market demands?

Hermans wins Tour of Utah with strong ride in final stage

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 6:46pm

Ben Hermans finished near the front once more in the final stage of the Tour of Utah on Sunday, allowing him to wrap up the overall title after taking second in the week-long race a year ago.

Study: Seeing how sun exposure damages skin could prompt people to use protection

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 4:32pm

Melanoma is on the rise, and it is no secret that Utahns are particularly at risk.

Parents of toddler who died from ingesting heroin seek parole

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 3:01pm

While their versions of what transpired were slightly different, both Casey Joseph Cormani and Cassandra Leydsman Richards agree about one thing when it comes to drug use and their daughter.

Refugee family from Congo falls to its knees at first glimpse of new ‘Extreme Makeover’ home

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 2:36pm

At first glimpse of her family’s new home, Anifah Barobi was so overcome with emotion she fell to her knees and rolled on the hot pavement on 22nd Street late Thursday afternoon.

Rise in Utah women in STEM, still less than US average

The Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 18th - 1:25pm

More women in Utah are earning STEM-related degrees, but experts say completion rates are still behind the national average, a report said.

81-year-old facing voyeurism charges after parents say he crashed a wedding and took pictures of children

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 18th - 11:23am

An 81-year-old man is facing charges for voyeurism against a child and criminal trespass after parents at a wedding say he crashed the celebration and took inappropriate pictures of their children.

Boil order lifted in Soldier Hollow Complex

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 9:21am

The boil order issued for Soldier Hollow Complex was lifted Saturday after water test results showed no sign of E. coli contamination, officials said.

Utah man hit by tow truck while lying in the road in Millcreek

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:43am

A 19-year-old man is in critical condition after he was hit by a tow truck while lying in the road in Millcreek early Sunday.

Utah group raises money for vests that protect officers from high-powered weaponry

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Aug 18th - 8:27am

The Blue Line Ladies Foundation is a nonprofit organization that raises funds to purchase protective equipment for local law enforcement.

Motorcyclist in 'extremely critical condition' after Vernal crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 18th - 7:48am

A motorcyclist is in "extremely critical condition" after crashing into a bike rack on the back of a vehicle near Vernal Saturday afternoon, officials said.

Pets find homes with reduced or waived adoption fees for 'Clear the Shelters'

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:39pm

More than 1,400 shelters across the country came together Saturday to help thousands of adoptable animals find loving families.

Utah has a lot of willing organ donors, but it’s still not enough

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 9:35pm

One-hundred-twelve Utahns saved the lives of at least as many other people already this year because, upon their deaths, they were registered organ donors.

Utah moms rally for federal gun reform

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Aug 17th - 7:55pm

A group of local moms and other supporters, spurred by the two recent shootings in El Paso and Dayton, rallied for federal gun reform Saturday in downtown Salt Lake City.