Carlos Artiles Fortun

Utah AG Sean Reyes asks TikTok, Snapchat to better protect children

Utah AG Sean Reyes joined with 42 State Attorneys General to tell TikTok and Snapchat they aren't doing enough to protect children.
6 months ago

Zelenskyy at the UN accuses Russian military of war crimes

Likening the troops' actions to those of Islamic State, Zelenskyy said: “The Russian military and those who gave them orders must be brought to justice immediately.
6 months ago

Tiger Woods intends to play in the Masters and thinks he can win

The 15-time major champion has been away from competitive golf for over a year, having suffered serious leg injuries in a car crash in February 2021.
6 months ago

Democratic, GOP Senate bargainers reach $10B COVID agreement

Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the lead GOP bargainer, hailed the accord as one that would address “urgent COVID needs.”
6 months ago

Utah leads nation in economic growth

Economic recovery from the pandemic is slowly improving across the nation, and Utah is leading the effort
6 months ago

Salt Lake City Police stop a 14-year-old driving the wrong way

A teenager stopped by SLC police was driving a stolen vehicle the wrong way, with other teenagers inside.
6 months ago

The pressure looming on the legislature’s special session

Today, Utah lawmakers are planning to meet for a special session to override Governor Spencer Cox's veto of a controversial transgender athletes bill.
6 months ago

Justice Clarence Thomas has been discharged from the hospital

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas got discharged today according to a tweet by SCOTUSblog. Justice Thomas has been hospitalized since Friday due to an infection after experiencing flu-like symptoms. He was treated with intravenous antibiotics at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington. The court’s public information officer did not mention Thomas’ condition when he was released […]
6 months ago

Manchin says he will vote for Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson

 (CNN) — West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin announced on Friday that he plans to vote for President Joe Biden’s Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson, a move that all but guarantees she will be confirmed. In a statement outlining his decision, Manchin said, “I met with Judge Jackson and evaluated her qualifications to be a […]
6 months ago

US, EU announce new partnership to undercut Russian energy

BRUSSELS (AP) — The United States and European Union on Friday announced a new partnership to reduce the continent’s reliance on Russian energy, a step top officials characterized as the start of a years-long initiative to further isolate Moscow after its invasion of Ukraine. U.S. President Joe Biden asserted that Russian President Vladimir Putin uses […]
6 months ago

President Biden sending more anti-aircraft systems and drones to Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden said Wednesday the U.S. is sending more anti-aircraft, anti-armor weapons and drones to Ukraine to assist in its defense against Russia. The president’s comments came as he formally announced his administration was sending an additional $800 million in military assistance to Ukraine, making a total of $2 billion in […]
7 months ago

7.3-magnitude earthquake hits coast off Japan’s Fukushima prefecture

(CNN) — A tsunami warning was issued by Japanese officials Wednesday following a 7.3-magnitude earthquake that hit off the coast of Fukushima prefecture, where a 2011 quake caused a disaster at a nuclear power plant. The advisory warns of tsunami heights reaching up to 1 meter above normal tidal levels, with the initial waves reaching […]
7 months ago

Two suspects in Bangerter Highway murder case arrested

Two men have been arrested in connection to the murder of Cesar Adan Martinez, whose body was found alongside Bangerter Highway in West Jordan in late February. 
7 months ago

Man killed after being struck by a semi on I-15

SALT LAKE CITY — A man is dead after being hit by a semi while trying to secure debris that had fallen off his camper. On Sunday the Utah highway patrol received a call around 7 am that a camper was in the middle of the road with fallen debris everywhere. The driver decided to […]
9 months ago

More than 6,000 flights canceled on Christmas weekend

Operational snags at airlines are coming as millions are still flying in spite of rising coronavirus cases.
9 months ago

Hiker dies on Christmas Day in Padre Canyon

The man was hiking in Tuacahn and Snow Canyon, and around a mile and a half up the trail, he began having seizures.
9 months ago

Snow, cold impact post-Christmas travel across the western and northern U-S

Dangerous avalanches are also likely in the Sierra Nevada, Washington Cascades, Northern Rockies, and Wasatch," the Weather Prediction Center said Saturday.
9 months ago

Desmond Tutu, South Africa’s Nobel Peace winner, dies at 90

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Desmond Tutu, South Africa’s Nobel Peace Prize-winning icon, an uncompromising foe of the country’s past racist policy of apartheid and a modern-day activist for racial justice and LGBT rights, died Sunday at 90. South Africans, world leaders and people around the globe mourned the death of the man viewed as the country’s […]
9 months ago

Crash between trucks driving the same direction leaves one dead on I-70

The accident involved a truck hauling a gas field trailer, which was hit from behind by another truck.
10 months ago

Fire Crews respond to Lagoon candy shop fire

The fire originated from a candy shop storage room inside the park and reignited overnight.
10 months ago

Former Sen. Johnny Isakson dies at the age of 76

Mr, Isakson served as senator for nearly 15 years until he resigned from office in 2019 citing health concerns.
10 months ago

Sen. Joe Manchin says no to $2T bill: ‘I can’t vote for it’

Manchin told “Fox News Sunday” that he always has made clear he had reservations about the bill.
10 months ago

Utah’s Yum Yum food truck explosion leaves two men in the hospital

UTAH — An explosion at World Famous Yum Yum’s food truck left two employees in the emergency room with burns. The company says a fryer malfunction on Friday night and caused an explosion of flames in the truck. The two victims, Ben and Brevin Pierce, were in the truck at the time, a third person […]
10 months ago

Chris Cuomo was accused of harassment days before CNN firing

NEW YORK (AP) — A new allegation of sexual harassment against Chris Cuomo emerged just days before CNN announced it was firing the anchor amid an investigation into work he did defending his brother from similar harassment allegations. Attorney Debra Katz said Sunday her client was the victim of “serious sexual misconduct” by Cuomo and that she […]
10 months ago