Should Utah taxpayers get a sales tax or income tax cut? Governor and legislative leaders don't agree
Gov. Gary Herbert and GOP legislative leaders see eye to eye about broadening Utah's sales tax base to include some still-to-be specified services — but not on where the 2019 Legislature should cut taxes.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted Jan 19th - 7:50am
BYU researcher Tamara Masters has found that people are willing to pay more for vice foods — like ice cream, cookies, and other unhealthy snacks — when the packaging is labeled with a superhero.
Jasen Lee, KSL | Posted Jan 19th - 7:16am
As Salt Lake International Airport undergoes a massive $3.6 billion redevelopment, the leader of the nation's second-largest air carrier is touting improved passenger experiences on the ground and in the air when the new facility comes online.
Jed Boal, KSL TV | Posted Jan 18th - 10:10pm
After four weeks, the frightening impacts of the federal government shutdown continue to intensify for workers who are not getting paid. Utah Sen. Mitt Romney today talked with several Weber County commissioners about legitimate financial fears among families in their community.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 9:11pm
Wednesday’s suicide bombing attack that killed four Americans in Syria didn't change the minds of three Utah politicians in Washington who either spoke out for or against the decision to pull troops from the country.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 8:38pm
A hate crime in Utah this past December prompted Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox to meet with the Mexican Consulate in Salt Lake City on Jan. 14. They sought to address negative rhetoric impacting Utah’s Latino populations.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 7:32pm
More than 30 dead ducks and geese were discovered along Spring Creek Place Road in Springville on Monday. A concerned citizen called to report the incident to local conservation officers, who found a mix of dead domestic and wild birds.
Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 6:04pm
Former Utah State football standout and NFL prospect Torrey Green has been found guilty of raping five women and sexually assaulting a sixth while he was a student at the school.
Jacob Klopfenstein and Ashley Moser, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 5:35pm
Police are investigating a homicide after a man who was last heard from Thursday evening was found dead Friday night.
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 5:13pm
Police say they have arrested a man reported to have offered young girls suspicious candy and to have invited them to a party in St. George.
Jasen Lee, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 4:10pm
The state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged from the prior month to register at 3.2 percent. Utah’s current employment level registers at 1,542,600, while approximately 49,900 Utahns were unemployed during the month.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 2:52pm
One person suffered burn injuries in an apartment fire in Bountiful on Friday, officials said.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 2:45pm
FBI officials believe a bank robbery in Price Thursday afternoon was committed by a man they say has robbed seven banks in six states over the past three weeks.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 2:10pm
The Utah state engineer approved the continued diversion of water in Emigration Canyon through deep wells despite some residents' concerns that the diversion is drying up their wells and Emigration Creek, jeopardizing future supplies as well.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 1:35pm
Though most of the movies playing at the Sundance Film Festival each year are aimed at adult audiences, there are a few that are suitable for the whole family.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 1:07pm
Authorities have identified a man who died Thursday in a rollover crash on I-15.
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 12:30pm
The man suspected of fatally shooting a Provo police officer earlier this month has been released from the hospital and booked into jail, Utah County Jail records show.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 12:21pm
More than four years after three Salt Lake men disappeared and were presumably killed, a longtime suspect was formally charged on Friday with murdering them.
Nakisha Rigley, KSL.com | Posted Jan 18th - 12:15pm
The FIS Snowboard, Freestyle and Freeski World Championships will soon pack Park City with pro skiers and snowboarders from all over the world for the largest winter sports event to take place in Utah since the 2002 Winter Olympics.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Jan 18th - 11:32am
Saying government shutdowns "aggravate" him, Gov. Gary Herbert suggested Thursday that returning power to states could mitigate them in the future.
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