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Utah woman gets 50 years in killings of California deputies

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 7:33pm

A Utah woman was sentenced to nearly 50 years in prison Friday for helping her husband as he killed two Northern California sheriff's deputies in 2014.

Women caught with 100 pounds of pot wanted to start business, charges state

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 7:00pm

Two women allegedly hoping to start a business selling marijuana were charged Friday for having a large supply in their car.

Hackers penetrate voting machines used in 2016 election at SLC cybersecurity conference

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 6:45pm

Huddled in the corner of a small room in the Salt Palace Convention Center are a group of hackers looking for vulnerabilities in 12 voting machines. And they've found a pretty major one.

10 homes flooded in Brigham City, officials say

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 6:41pm

Ten homes along Box Elder Creek flooded Friday after rain caused water to exceed the creek’s capacity, city officials said.

Marches with different visions set for Utah school safety

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 6:39pm

Hundreds of people are expected to march to the Utah State Capitol in separate protests aimed at improving school safety — in very different ways.

Mormon singles ward “mockumentary” set for production in Idaho

Myles Primm,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 6:23pm

Mark Mattei is creating a show called “The Singles” based on a Mormon singles ward. He says this project will be different from other popular mockumentaries like “The Office” and “Parks and Recreation” because the film crew will be part of the show.

Woman in fatal hit-and-run near homeless shelter sentenced to prison

McKenzie Romero, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 5:42pm

A woman who admitted fleeing the scene after she crashed a car into a group of people near the Salt Lake homeless shelter was sentenced Friday to prison.


LDS Church: Second missionary made sexual abuse allegation against former MTC president

Tad Walch, Deseret News  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 5:40pm

The LDS Church learned in 2010 that a second woman had made an allegation of sexual abuse against a former president of the church's Missionary Training Center in Provo, the church said in a statement released Friday afternoon.

Guilt-free reality TV shows that are more than just fighting or romance

Amanda Taylor, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 5:22pm

Your unscripted competition and slice-of-life television doesn't have to be embarrassing.

Trump signs $1.3 trillion budget after threatening veto

Jill Colvin, Catherine Lucey, Lisa Mascaro and Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 5:19pm

President Donald Trump grudgingly signed a $1.3 trillion federal spending measure Friday and averted a midnight government shutdown — but only after undercutting his own negotiators and setting off a mini-panic with a last-minute veto threat. The episode further eroded the already damaged credibility of both the president and a White House staff that had assured the nation he was onboard.

Photos: National Puppy Day 2018

Viviane Vo-duc, and Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 4:49pm

National Puppy Day is a day to celebrate puppy breath, fluffy puppies and all their fun antics. Browse the gallery or send in your photos to celebrate with us!

Hogwarts, Zoolander among entries for new Utah school names

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 4:13pm

Thousands of submissions have been entered online to name new schools in Eagle Mountain and Lehi.

Elon Musk deletes Facebook accounts for Tesla and SpaceX

Jackie Wattles, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 3:34pm

Elon Musk just nonchalantly erased Tesla and SpaceX from the world's most popular social media platform.

Extremist slain, 3 dead after rampage in southern France

Thomas Adamson, Samuel Petrequin and Renata Brito, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 3:15pm

A gun-wielding extremist went on a rampage Friday in a quiet corner of southern France, killing three people as he hijacked a car, opened fire on police and took hostages in a supermarket, where panicked shoppers hid in a meat locker or ran through the aisles.

Versatile Jae Crowder is Jazz's Swiss army knife

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 2:30pm

Jae Crowder isn't in the Jazz's starting lineup, but plays just as frequently as the starting five. The Jazz's Swiss army knife has made an impact playing team basketball in Utah so far.

Have You Seen This? The cutest weather report you’ll ever see

Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 1:40pm

This weather report is brought to you by Pokémon and the letter C.

Man arrested in 17-year-old Utah attempted murder case

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 1:15pm

A man wanted on a charge of attempted murder, who has avoided apprehension for more than 17 years, was recently arrested in California and returned to Utah.

Homelessness in St. George: How big of a problem is it?

Spencer Ricks, St. George News  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 12:52pm

Alone with a four-month-old baby, Dana Hepworth’s only shelter was a bush to keep her and her baby warm through the nights.

China targets $3 billion of US goods in tariff spat

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 12:41pm

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.

Newly restored Provo Easter cross to be dedicated Saturday

Carter Williams,  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 12:31pm

After more than three years of planning, donations and work, an old cross that once brought different Christian denominations together every Easter has been restored and will be dedicated at its new location Saturday.

4 things to do during spring break in eastern Utah

Spencer Durrant, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 12:12pm

If you're looking for great spring break activities here in Utah, these spots in the eastern part of the Beehive State should definitely be on your list.


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