What you need to know in preparing for Utah's next big earthquake
In practicing "The Great Utah ShakeOut” Thursday morning, state disaster officials are hoping to prepare Utahns for the next major earthquake.
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Michael Weissenstein and Andrea Rodriguez, Associated Press | Posted Apr 19th - 3:27pm
Raul Castro stepped down as president of Cuba on Thursday, handing power to a 57-year-old successor he said would hold power until 2031, a plan that would place the state the Castro brothers founded and ruled for six decades in the hands of a Communist Party official who remains little known to most people on the island.
Utah.com | Posted Apr 19th - 3:00pm
Here's a list of Earth Day events going on throughout the state to help you get into the spirit of planetary stewardship.
Matthew Perrone, Associated Press | Posted Apr 19th - 2:44pm
A medicine made from the marijuana plant moved one step closer to U.S. approval Thursday after federal health advisers endorsed it for the treatment of severe seizures in children with epilepsy.
David Koenig and Claudia Lauer, Associated Press | Posted Apr 19th - 2:39pm
Southwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights Tuesday in an engine failure that left a passenger dead.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 19th - 1:42pm
Two men accused of forging signatures to get Medicaid expansion on the November ballot have been charged.
Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com | Posted Apr 19th - 1:15pm
When a tiny dog wandered onto a llama farm in Tennessee, a chase ensued. Watch the video to find out if the dog can outrun the entire herd.
Spencer Durrant, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 19th - 12:15pm
Utah Lake is known for its massive carp population, but it hasn't always been home to those bottom-feeding fish. Over the years, some very unique fish have been stocked in the lake.
Annie Knox and Geoffrey Thatcher, Deseret News | Posted Apr 19th - 12:09pm
Roughly 1 in 3 Salt Lake County homes could crumble in the event of a major earthquake that experts say could rock Utah's urban corridor at any time.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Apr 19th - 11:34am
A 17-year-old girl who is being investigated for allegedly making false threats to her school told police she had lost her phone for 20 minutes, according to court documents.
Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press | Posted Apr 19th - 11:17am
Bill Cosby's chief accuser could have been made woozy either by the cold and allergy medicine Benadryl or by quaaludes, a prosecution expert testified Thursday at the comedian's sexual assault retrial.
Maria L. La Ganga, Idaho Statesman | Posted Apr 19th - 11:02am
So you think you want to buy a house in Boise? Where the region’s median home prices are at record highs, construction is still below precrash levels and West Coast ex-pats are flocking in, flush with cash and amazed at all the real estate "bargains"?
Laurie Welch, Times-news | Posted Apr 19th - 10:46am
Police say a Rupert man had a large-scale meth operation and in text messages to buyers used the word "potato" as a code word for his wares.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Apr 19th - 10:30am
Real Salt Lake (2-3-1) has had its players' backs against the wall several times in just over two months of the 2018 Major League Soccer season. They’ve responded each time, which can be both good and bad.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Apr 19th - 10:18am
Water was restored in unincorporated Carbon County and Wellington two days after a main break left 1,500 residents without water or with low pressure, officials said.
Linda A. Johnson, Associated Press | Posted Apr 19th - 10:01am
The number of prescriptions for opioid painkillers filled in the U.S. fell dramatically last year, showing their biggest drop in 25 years and continuing a decline amid increasing legal restrictions and public awareness of the dangers of addiction, new data show.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Apr 19th - 9:28am
Three people were arrested Tuesday after officials say they assaulted and robbed a person in a home.
Matthew Pennington, Associated Press | Posted Apr 19th - 9:14am
President Donald Trump said that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he could still pull out if he feels it's "not going to be fruitful."
Jessica Ivins, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Apr 19th - 8:20am
An Illinois grandmother rarely missed any of her grandson's baseball games. But when she received a terminal cancer diagnosis that would keep her from attending his first college game, her grandson brought the game to her.
Jasen Lee, KSL | Posted Apr 19th - 8:01am
New data from the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute at the University of Utah detail the significance of Salt Lake County’s role in driving the state’s tourism industry.
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