U. gets $740K grant for cannabis research
A $740,000 grant will allow researchers at the University of Utah to begin studying the effects of cannabis on healthy adult brains. The findings are expected to help understand potential benefits of the substance.
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Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and Nicole Vowell, KSL TV | Posted Apr 26th - 5:26pm
Twelve baseball players from Tooele High School may face lewdness charges after police say they “inappropriately exposed themselves” on a school bus.
Jill Lawless, Associated Press | Posted Apr 26th - 5:14pm
The father of terminally ill toddler Alfie Evans said Thursday that he would work with doctors to give his son "dignity and comfort," as he called for a truce in a divisive case that has pitted doctors and the British courts against Alfie's parents, Christian groups and the pope.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Apr 26th - 4:43pm
Crews have temporarily repaired a gas leak after an explosion took place at an unoccupied Orem building on Thursday, officials said.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 26th - 4:43pm
The case of a woman accused of calling in bomb threats to the Ogden Courthouse to get her boyfriend out of his hearings has been moved to Davis County.
Ellen Knickmeyer and Michael Biesecker, Associated Press | Posted Apr 26th - 4:13pm
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, yet another Trump administration official with his job on the line over ethical concerns, took heat from lawmakers Thursday over his profligate spending and lobbyist ties and tried to divert responsibility to underlings.
Wes Mangum, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 26th - 4:01pm
Rick St. John and his father James restored Rick's 1961 Volkswagen 23-window sunroof deluxe bus from a "rusted-out shell" into a unique and fun ride, currently valued at over $250,000.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 26th - 3:30pm
It’s finally here, the day so many of you have been waiting for so long. Many of you are mere hours away from seeing “Avengers: Infinity War” and I’m here to tell you in a completely spoiler-free way that you will not be disappoint
Zeke Miller and Hope Yen, Associated Press | Posted Apr 26th - 3:14pm
President Donald Trump's White House doctor reluctantly withdrew his nomination to be Veterans Affairs secretary Thursday in the face of accusations of misconduct, the latest embarrassing episode highlighting Trump's struggles to fill key jobs and the perils of his occasional spur-of-the-moment-decision-making.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Apr 26th - 3:06pm
Orem police are asking for the public's help to find a 75-year-old man who went missing Wednesday morning.
Weber Basin Water Conservancy District | Posted Apr 26th - 3:00pm
Having a perfect, green lawn is a high standard sought by many homeowners. Here are three easy, inexpensive things you can do this time of year to get your grass ready for the heat.
Cody Blowers, St. George News | Posted Apr 26th - 2:21pm
A man was arrested for aggravated assault after threatening a bystander with a knife outside a convenience store early Wednesday morning.
Chad Day and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Posted Apr 26th - 2:12pm
Bipartisan legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller now lies in the hands of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell after the GOP-led Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to advance it.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Apr 26th - 2:08pm
BYU Broadcasting announced Thursday it purchased another station, which allows it to move BYUradio content there and keep Classical 89— which had been slated to disappear from the radio.
Andrew Adams, KSL TV | Posted Apr 26th - 2:02pm
A family that started a landscape project on their back yard instead found bones, and a paleontologist said Wednesday he believed the bones may date back as much as 16,000 years.
Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com | Posted Apr 26th - 1:45pm
If I ever have a snake crawl onto my windshield while I'm driving to work, I hope my reaction is half as great as this woman's was.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Apr 26th - 1:30pm
More than one hit-and-run crash occurs every minute on U.S. roads, but Utah is far below the national average, according to a new report.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Apr 26th - 1:17pm
Donald Long's path to a college degree wasn't a straight path. However, he's made the most of his college opportunity.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Apr 26th - 12:57pm
Utah Sens. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee vote against a bill that the Senate Judiciary Committee approved Thursday that would shield special counsel Robert Mueller from any attempt by President Donald Trump to fire him.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 26th - 12:48pm
The man accused of brutally killing a Eureka couple and then throwing their bodies into an abandoned mine shaft was back in court on Thursday.
Morgan Jones, Deseret News | Posted Apr 26th - 12:03pm
Watching Caitlin Connolly prepare to paint is not entirely different than watching a surgeon prepare for surgery.
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- Have You Seen This? Woman’s reaction to snake on windshield is the best
- Toddler Alfie Evans' parents say they'll work with doctors
- Crews repair gas leak after explosion in Orem; no injuries
- Payson father, son restore unique 23-window sunroof deluxe Volkswagen bus
- Utah obstetrician credited with 17,000 deliveries dies on vacation
- Provo man charged with child rape