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Police: Jogger sexually assaulted on trail near Sandy TRAX station

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 11:11pm

Police are looking for a man in connection with a "brazen" sexual assault on a trail near a TRAX station and a popular park Monday afternoon.

Developers revamp proposal for Cottonwood Mall site

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 10:37pm

After some contentious debate regarding the proposed redevelopment of the former Cottonwood Mall site, a new plan is being put forth by two local real estate developers hoping to create a "legacy" project that will be appreciated for years to come.

Utah governor signs bill allowing locks on classroom doors

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 10:10pm

Gov. Gary Herbert has signed into law a measure allowing Utah school districts to install barricade locks on classroom doors.

Self-driving vehicle strikes and kills pedestrian in Arizona

Felicia Fonseca and Tom Krisher, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:48pm

a crash that could have far-reaching consequences for the new technology.

Utah hits 14 3-pointers, eases by LSU 95-71 in NIT

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:35pm

Sedrick Barefield led five Utah starters in double figures with 17 points and the Utes hit 14 3-pointers en route to a 95-71 victory over LSU on Monday night in the first round of the NIT.

Why wildlife officials euthanize invasive species

Connor Richards,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 9:05pm

A junior high school teacher in Preston, Idaho, made nationwide controversy after he allegedly fed a terminally ill puppy to a snapping turtle in front of students. Many are wondering why the Idaho Department of Agriculture euthanized the turtle.

Mentally ill man sent to prison 17 years after murdering wife

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:33pm

After 17 years of legal proceedings and attempts to restore his competency, a Salt Lake man has been sentenced to prison for the murder of his wife.

Fear mounts in Austin as serial bomber uses tripwire

Paul J. Weber and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:22pm

The hunt for the serial bomber who has been leaving deadly explosives in packages on Austin doorsteps took a new, more sinister turn Monday when investigators said the fourth and latest blast was triggered along a street by a nearly invisible tripwire.

SUU student aviators take to the skies to help law enforcement

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 8:05pm

Southern Utah University’s aviation program is setting the benchmark for aerial support assistance programs across the country as students take to the skies sporting night-vision technology when calls go out for help.

Utah case could be tied to $500K underwear theft, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:39pm

Three people who investigators believe may be tied to a Chilean theft ring responsible for stealing more than $500,000 worth of merchandise from Victoria's Secret stores in Las Vegas have been convicted in Utah.

Republicans tell Trump: Lay off Mueller — but take no action

Mary Clare Jalonick, Zeke Miller and Chad Day, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:32pm

More Republicans are telling President Donald Trump in ever blunter terms to lay off his escalating criticism of special counsel Robert Mueller and the Russia probe. But party leaders are taking no action to protect Mueller, embracing a familiar strategy with the president — simply waiting out the storm.

Gas leak prompts evacuations at Centerville apartment complex

Faith Heaton Jolley,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:11pm

The residents of two buildings at an apartment complex in Centerville were evacuated for several hours Monday afternoon after a gas leak was discovered in the area, officials said.

Sen. Mike Lee says Congress shouldn't bail out 'Obamacare' in spending bill

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:01pm

Sen. Mike Lee is among conservative Republicans speaking out against what they see as an "Obamacare" bailout in the $1.3 trillion spending bill Congress will consider this week to keep government running.

Washington state police seek help finding missing Utah woman

Jordan Ormond,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 6:31pm

Police are asking for help in finding a Utah woman who went missing in Washington state earlier this month.

Fire destroys clubhouse at Grantsville shooting range

Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 6:02pm

The State Fire Marshal’s Office is now looking into what caused a fire that destroyed a clubhouse and its contents at a shooting range in Grantsville.

Bystanders help save man from burning car in Riverton

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:54pm

A man is in critical condition after bystanders pulled him from his burning car early Monday morning.

St. Mary's College of California provost emeritus named 19th president of Westminster

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:32pm

Bethami Dobkin, provost emeritus of St. Mary's College of California, has been selected as the 19th president of Westminster College.

Trump calls for death penalty to 'get tough' on drug pushers

Jonathan Lemire and Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:10pm

Embracing the tough penalties favored by global strongmen, President Donald Trump on Monday brandished the death penalty as a fitting punishment for drug traffickers fueling the opioid epidemic.

BYU team in the running for $500K in Amazon's Alexa chatbot challenge

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 5:00pm

BYU beat 300 applicants to become one of eight universities that will win half a million dollars if they create a bot that can chat with Amazon Alexa users.

Man stealing political signs threatened Avenues resident with gun, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 4:41pm

Salt Lake police say a man who was allegedly pulling political signs out of yards in the Avenues also pulled a gun on a resident who confronted the man.

Shelter in place lifted in SLC neighborhood

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 4:15pm

A shelter in place was lifted Monday afternoon after a SWAT team could not find an armed man suspected in an attempted home burglary.


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