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Layton's 'Grandma Ruby,' thought to be Utah's 1st black teacher, dies at 102

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 10:02am

Ruby Jewell Timms Price, a political activist, humanitarian and educator who was thought to be Utah’s first-ever black teacher, died Saturday at age 102.


Trump says he is "considering" veto of $1.3 trillion budget

Lisa Mascaro, Alan Fram, Catherine Lucey and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:54am

President Donald Trump cast doubt on whether he would back the massive spending bill needed to avert a government shutdown Friday, saying he was "considering" a veto over concerns about a program protecting young "Dreamer" immigrants that he ended and money for his promised border wall.

Utah woman gives birth to quintuplets at Phoenix hospital

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:31am

A Utah couple is welcoming five new additions to their family.

In Search of Safe Schools: safety top priority in Utah districts  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:13am

School safety has risen to a top priority in nearly every Utah school district. Even before the deadly shootings at a high school in Parkland, Florida, schools were budgeting millions, retrofitting buildings and conducting safety drills.

Poll round 4: Who is the most prominent Utahn?

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 9:01am

And then there were eight. The search for the most prominent Utahn is quickly coming to an end as some of the biggest names are paired up to see who will make it to the Final Four round of the tournament.

Hostage-taker in France kills 3, is shot dead by police

Sylvie Corbet, Samuel Petrequin and Jean-paul Bonincontro, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:39am

An armed man took hostages in a supermarket in southern France on Friday, killing three people and injuring about a dozen others before being shot to death when French police stormed the market, authorities said.

Intermountain leaders meet to discuss changes; uncertainty remains over affected jobs

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:22am

Intermountain Healthcare began holding meetings Thursday detailing structural changes to its medical leaders, but more clarity over precisely how many of the hospital system's jobs will be affected remained unclear.

China targets $3 billion of US goods in tariff spat

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:03am

China announced a $3 billion list of U.S. goods for possible retaliation in a tariff dispute with President Donald Trump and girded Friday for a bigger battle over technology policy as financial markets sank on fears of global disruption.

3 ways to build your credit without a credit card

Rentler  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 8:00am

It’s easy to ignore your credit score when you're not buying a house or a car. Unfortunately, your credit score has not forgotten about you. Here are some ways to establish good credit.

Former Draper man convicted of hate crime for stun-cane assault

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 7:30am

A former Draper man was found guilty of a hate crime late Wednesday following a three-day civil rights trial.

The Triple Team: Offense, not defense, carries Jazz to 119-112 win over Mavericks

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:51pm

Three thoughts on the Jazz's offense (not their defense) pushing them over the Mavericks, the Jazz's active hands coming up with deflections and steals, and Joe Ingles' 10-assist night.

Lawsuit: Jail inmate died after staff failed to care for her

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:44pm

Salt Lake County Jail nurses and guards refused to arrange medical care for an inmate who died from complications of gastric bypass surgery, according to a wrongful death lawsuit.

Officials investigating noncredible threat at Indian Hills Middle School in Sandy

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:15pm

Officials are investigating an Instagram threat to Indian Hills Middle School, but they say they have no reason to believe it’s a credible threat.

Heber City community members hold vigil for Estonian exchange student who died Saturday

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:15pm

Dozens of students and community members gathered at Wasatch High School on Thursday evening to remember an Estonian exchange student who died last weekend.

Senate moves toward final congressional OK of $1.3T budget

Lisa Mascaro and Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:14pm

Congress was poised to pass a giant $1.3 trillion spending bill that would end the budget battles for now, as leaders cleared final Senate obstacles aafter conservatives objected to big outlays on Democratic priorities at a time when Republicans control the House, Senate and White House.

Some convictions tossed in deputy death case

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 9:42pm

A teen girl convicted as an accomplice in the murder of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride has been granted a new trial on some of her convictions.

McMaster out, Bolton in as Trump's national security adviser

Catherine Lucey, Zeke Miller and Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 9:18pm

Charging ahead with the dramatic remaking of his White House, President Donald Trump said Thursday he would replace national security adviser H.R. McMaster with the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, a foreign policy hawk entering a White House facing key decisions on Iran and North Korea.

Corner Canyon High parents warned of whooping cough outbreak

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 9:10pm

Parents of Corner Canyon High School students were notified Thursday by the Salt Lake County Health Department of an outbreak of whooping cough at the school. The letter directs people with cold symptoms to contact their health care providers.

Asian shares slump on fears of trade war between US, China

Kelvin Chan, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 9:04pm

Asian stock markets slumped Friday after Beijing responded to the Trump administration's tariff hikes by saying it may order higher import duties on a range of U.S. goods, ratcheting up fears of a trade war.

Are BMI classifications misleading?

Emily Fonnesbeck, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 8:36pm

Body Mass Index is a well-accepted diagnostic tool, but does it have limitations that could lead to misclassifications for health and disease risk?

Ex-police officer starts company to protect schools, buildings in active shooter situations

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 8:04pm

A former police officer started a company to protect schools and buildings in active shooter situations.


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