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Not handy? Walmart offers TV installers, furniture builders

Joseph Pisani, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 10:20am

Walmart doesn't just want to sell TVs and furniture — it wants to send a professional home to set them up, too.

Community rallies around embattled Idaho teacher; woman who reported puppy's death feels threatened

Logan Ramsey, Idaho State Journal  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 10:00am

Although people from across the U.S. and beyond are calling for science teacher Robert Crosland to lose his job for allegedly dropping a sick puppy into a classroom aquarium containing a hungry snapping turtle, the vast majority of those who live in his community appear to be supporting him.


Austin likely facing 'serial bomber,' police chief says

Paul J. Weber and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:54am

Fear escalated across Austin on Monday after the fourth bombing this month — this time, a blast that was triggered by a tripwire and demonstrated what police said was a "higher level of sophistication" than the package bombs used in the previous attacks.


Trump keeps up attacks on escalating Russia investigation

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:44am

President Donald Trump kept up his attack on the escalating Russia investigation, insisting in a new tweet Monday that it was "a total WITCH HUNT with massive conflicts of interest!" The comment came a day after a top White House lawyer tried to calm speculation that the president was considering firing the special counsel leading the probe.

Lawmakers: Delay in federal monitor for UTA underscores need for agency overhaul

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:59am

Not having a federal monitor in place to oversee the Utah Transit Authority nearly a year after a deadline set in a nonprosecution deal underscores the need for the major changes just made to the agency, lawmakers said Friday.

Road closed after crash in Clearfield

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:34am

A three-vehicle crash has closed a section of road near Steed Park Monday morning.

Gust blows shed 50 feet in Home Depot parking lot, pinning girl underneath

Joseph Witham, St. George News  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:24am

A teenage girl was sent to the hospital after becoming trapped underneath a storage shed that landed on her during an apparent microburst in Washington City Sunday afternoon.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:05am

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

5 of the craziest YouTube stunts with a Utah connection

Robert J. DeBry  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:00am

One of the best places to find crazy stunts online is YouTube, but a surprising amount of these stunts take place in the Beehive State. Take a look through this list for your daily dose of adventure (while you sit safely in front of your computer).

Fire damages Grantsville business

Linda Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:47am

Fire damaged a building at the Big Shot Ranch north of Grantsville early Monday.

Coach Kim: How the pursuit of love could destroy your marriage

Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham, Contributors  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:21am

In this edition of LIFEadvice Coaches Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham explain how the pursuit of love can actually be the problem.

Utah survey: Over 20 percent of youth in 8th grade or above tried vaping

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 6:45am

Extensive surveying of Utah youth in 2017 found that more than 20 percent respondents who are in eighth grade or above have tried e-cigarettes at least once, and that similar numbers have tried alcohol, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Several homes, cars hit in West Jordan drive-by shooting; no injuries

Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 11:10pm

No one was injured in an early morning drive-by shooting near 5500 W. and 6885 South in West Jordan, officials report.

Is Utah's Rudy Gobert the best defensive player in the NBA right now?

Jeremiah Jensen, KSL Sports  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 11:00pm

During the Utah Jazz’s current nine-game win streak — or 21 of the last 23 games, if you prefer — defense has been the key. And the key to that defense has been center Rudy Gobert.

Another explosion injures 2 in Austin, Texas; cause unclear

Paul J. Weber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 10:59pm

Two people were injured in another explosion in Texas' capital Sunday night, after three package bombs detonated earlier this month in other areas of the city and killed two people and injured two others.

Provo couple uses pieces of the outdoors to build 'fairy houses'

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 10:39pm

PROVO — Using items from nature to build miniature homes for mystical creatures may seem a bit unconventional, but to Mike and Debbie Schramer, it makes perfect sense.

Senators want to know how FAA approved open-door flights

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 10:14pm

A deadly helicopter crash has prompted New York's senators to call for an investigation into how the Federal Aviation Administration ever approved open-door helicopter sightseeing flights and tight harness systems.

Rocky Mountain Power proposes rate decrease

Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 9:36pm

Rocky Mountain Power is proposing that utility regulators approve cost and accounting adjustments that would reduce customer bills by $6.5 million.

Children as young as 5 learning art of 3-D animation in Sandy

Nicole Vowell, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 8:37pm

Children, as young as 5 years old, are learning how to make Disney-Pixar style 3-D animated movies at Paper Plane Productions, an after-school program based in Sandy.

Cirque du Soleil performer dies after fall at Florida show

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 8:03pm

A Cirque du Soleil performer died after his hand slipped off the double rings and he fell 20 feet during a performance in Florida, police and the entertainment company said Sunday.

RSL veteran Chris Wingert gets heroes sendoff from 'second home'

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Mar 18th - 7:31pm

With his career with Real Salt Lake over following a video tribute and a standing ovation from the announced crowd of 16,334 fans during a snow-covered 1-0 win over the New York Red Bulls, Wingert exited the pitch one last time.


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