Sandy police chief fired after investigation of misconduct
Sandy Police Chief Kevin Thacker's contract was terminated after an investigation into multiple reports of inappropriate conduct, Sandy Mayor Kurt Bradburn said during a press conference Tuesday.
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Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Apr 24th - 7:11pm
A Ferron man has been sentenced to up to life prison for shooting and killing his mom and brother, whom he believed were demons at the time.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Apr 24th - 7:00pm
Utah Dine Bikeyah leaders say grave robbing and looting of cultural artifacts at Bears Ears National Monument are human rights violations, and the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues should intervene and stop ongoing management plans.
Sheila Burke and Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press | Posted Apr 24th - 6:52pm
The man who snatched an AR-15 rifle away from a gunman at a Nashville restaurant told Tennessee lawmakers Tuesday he faced "the true test of a man," drawing a standing ovation during his brief address.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 6:42pm
A charter school teacher was arrested Monday after police say over the course of the school year he inappropriately touched and took illegal pictures of a third-grade student that he taught.
Andy Larsen, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 6:36pm
Russell Westbrook avoided a suspension, but was still assessed a $10K fine and a postgame technical foul, for his role in an altercation with Rudy Gobert in the fourth quarter of Game 4 against the Utah Jazz Monday.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Apr 24th - 6:28pm
The state alcohol department overcharged customers nearly $1,200 because it incorrectly marked up the price on seven items, a new state audit shows.
Jonathan Lemire and Matthew Pennington, Associated Press | Posted Apr 24th - 5:24pm
President Donald Trump on Tuesday said Kim Jong Un wants a historic, high-stakes meeting as soon as possible and suggested the North Korean dictator has been "very open" and "very honorable," a sharply different assessment of a leader he once denounced as "Little Rocket Man."
Dennis Romboy | Posted Apr 24th - 5:17pm
President Donald Trump wants to work with Russian President Vladimir Putin to achieve "detente" with Russia, U.S. Ambassador Jon Huntsman Jr. said.
Liesl Nielsen | Posted Apr 24th - 5:15pm
On April 10, police discovered 10,000 endangered radiated tortoises covering the floors of a private residence in Toliara, Madagascar, where officials believe the animals were being collected for the illegal pet trade in Asia.
Charmaine Noronha and David Crary, Associated Press | Posted Apr 24th - 4:14pm
The suspect in the deadly van attack in Toronto posted a chilling Facebook message just minutes before plowing into a crowded city sidewalk, authorities said Tuesday, raising the possibility that he may have nursed grudges against women — a possible echo of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of Canada's most traumatic acts of violence.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 24th - 4:12pm
A former parole agent in Carbon County accused of having sex with a woman he was supervising has entered into a plea deal.
Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 4:00pm
Whether you're a fan of the outdoors, cherry blossoms, rainbows or even rainstorms, spring in Utah has really got a little something for everyone, and so does our latest user submitted gallery.
Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press | Posted Apr 24th - 3:36pm
A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Utah Muslim leader who said he was wrongly placed on a government watch list and temporarily blocked from leaving Kenya with his family last summer.
University Of Utah Health | Posted Apr 24th - 3:00pm
This summer the majority of teens will be left home alone for at least some amount of time and there are plenty of ways for them to get in trouble, or get hurt. Here are tips for making your home safe.
Idaho State Journal Staff | Posted Apr 24th - 2:32pm
Idaho Falls police announced Monday that they were able to take a 39-year-old woman into custody and verify that her 4-year-old boy was safe.
Olivia Meikle, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 24th - 1:59pm
Even for experienced campers, taking kids camping can be overwhelming. But by slowing the pace of your next trip and adding a few new traditions to the mix, your next family campout can be a standout.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 1:54pm
A Vineyard man was convicted by a jury in 4th District Court Monday for repeatedly sodomizing and raping his fiancee's 8-year-old daughter over the course of eight months.
Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com | Posted Apr 24th - 1:31pm
Spring is in the air, which usually helps to lift people’s spirits (or maybe that’s just me.) However, if you are still needing a little boost on this Tuesday, the following stories should do the trick.
John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 24th - 1:20pm
It's hard not to like Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and this video is just solidifying his stance as a legend.
Court Mann, Deseret News | Posted Apr 24th - 12:47pm
Though Castro has worked for the Jazz for 11 years, this is his first season helming the team’s in-game playlist.
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- Russell Westbrook fined, not suspended, for role in Game 4 altercation
- Vineyard man convicted of raping 8-year-old girl
- West Valley teacher arrested in connection with student sex abuse case
- Utah man sentenced for killing mother and brother he believed were 'demons'
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- Utah alcohol agency overcharged some customers, audit shows
- Former parole agent pleads guilty to having sex with woman he supervised
- Orem company under investigation, lawsuits filed in possible embezzlement case
- Group appeals to United Nations on 'human rights' violations at Bears Ears