Michele Rowe

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Michele Rowe covers news and traffic for KSL NewsRadio. You can frequently hear her on weekdays during Jeff Caplan's Afternoon News from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Contact Michele at mrowe@ksl.com.

Serial runaway bear nicknamed ‘Papillon’ is on the loose again in Italy

A brown bear nicknamed "Papillon" after displaying an impressive talent for escaping is being sought by rangers in Italy after fleeing from his electrified pen.
2 years ago

The ACT launched a new registration system and took it down the same day as students rushed to sign up for tests

The ACT took down its new online registration system on the same day it was launched after it was unable to handle the "extremely high volumes" of users coming to the site, a spokeswoman told CNN in a statement.
2 years ago

Oprah Winfrey launching new show on Apple TV+

"The Oprah Conversation" is set to debut Thursday and, according to a press release, "will continue to explore impactful and relevant topics with fascinating thought leaders from all over the world."
2 years ago

Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank are closing hundreds of stores

Tailored Brands, which owns suit sellers Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank, is shuttering hundreds of stores and drastically reducing its workforce.
2 years ago

What to do if you find yourself trapped by wildfire while driving

Most likely you will never be caught in a wildfire while driving in your car, but it did happen in Utah last week -- so we asked the experts what to do.
2 years ago

NASA astronauts upgrade space station systems during 300th US spacewalk

NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Robert Behnken conducted a spacewalk early Tuesday morning outside of the International Space Station to upgrade station systems. It was the 300th spacewalk by US astronauts, according to NASA.
2 years ago

Gearing up for the Xbox Series X, Microsoft has stopped making the Xbox One X

Microsoft is officially discontinuing the Xbox One X and Xbox One S All-Digital Edition.
2 years ago

Walmart stores will close on Thanksgiving Day this year

Walmart will close its stores on Thanksgiving Day for the first time in more than 30 years, the world's largest retailer said Tuesday.
2 years ago

West Valley family reunited with stolen horse

Imagine waking up and your horse is gone from its pasture, a pasture that is locked and fenced in. That happened to one West Valley family.
2 years ago

Apple customers can now submit claims as part of settlement over slowing down iPhones

(CNN) — Apple customers who purchased certain previous iPhone models can now submit claims for about $25 per phone as part of the company’s settlement of a class action lawsuit that accused it of slowing down older devices. The settlement, announced in March, applies to customers who purchased the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s […]
2 years ago

‘It’s One Of The Most Wonderful Things That Has Ever Happened To Me’: Honor Flight South Florida Surprises Veterans With Caravan

Honking horns filled the air as an Honor Flight caravan made its way around Broward County over the weekend to pay tribute to some of South Florida’s oldest veterans.
2 years ago

One man holds multiple trademarks on potential Washington Redskins replacement names

The Washington NFL franchise announced on Monday that it would be changing its team name, but one man has already beaten them to the punch by trademarking a number of potential options.
2 years ago

Two brothers previously convicted of killing an officer face new charges

Two brothers that were previously convicted of the murder of West Valley Police Officer Cody Brotherson are in new legal trouble after being released early from jail.
2 years ago

Tina Turner comes out of retirement with a remix of ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It?’

(CNN) — Tina Turner is back with a remix of her classic hit, “What’s Love Got To Do With It?” Turner worked with Norwegian producer DJ Kygo on a remix of the song. Kygo last year made a remix of Whitney Houston’s cover of “Higher Love,” which hit the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Kygo announced […]
2 years ago

Ghislaine Maxwell pleads not guilty to federal sex trafficking charges

(CNN) — Ghislaine Maxwell, the one-time girlfriend and alleged accomplice of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, pleaded not guilty at a bail hearing Tuesday on charges that she helped recruit, groom, and ultimately abuse minors as young as 14. Maxwell, 58, was arrested Thursday by FBI agents in New Hampshire after an indictment was unsealed […]
2 years ago

The handful of countries still welcoming US tourists

Once one of the world's most powerful travel documents, the might of the US passport has shriveled under the cloud of coronavirus, with doors slammed shut across the planet to American travelers.
2 years ago

Can the AC filter in your home, office or local mall protect you from Covid-19?

One state requires malls to install high-efficiency particulate air filters as a way to help fight COVID-19 in public places. Do they work?
2 years ago

Utah man charged, accused of threatening people displaying a Trump flag

A Utah man has been cited with 28 separate charges after he allegedly pointed a gun at people over the 4th of July weekend for having a Trump flag on their ATVs.
2 years ago

This student collected garbage to pay for college. Now he’s headed to Harvard Law

Here are the steps taken by an 18-year-old in Maryland to assure he received a college education.
2 years ago

Update: Suspected shooters from Provo protest arrested in SLC

Provo police are asking for anyone who has photos or video from a protest where shots were fired to contact detectives.
2 years ago

Planning on traveling this holiday weekend? Keep an eye out for airline policies

With the holiday weekend approaching, some are people are still planning to travel. Those flying will notice new airline policies put in place during the COVID-19 pandemic.
2 years ago

Academic, mental and physical benefits of in-person school outweigh virus risks, pediatrics group says

(CNN) — As states grapple with how to safely start the upcoming school year, the American Academy of Pediatrics is pushing for students to be physically present in classrooms rather than continue in remote learning for the sake of their well-being. The group, which represents and guides pediatricians across the country, updated its back-to-school recommendations […]
2 years ago

Mall giant Simon says nearly all of its shopping centers have reopened

Simon Property Group, which has 204 properties in 37 states, said late Monday that 199 of its shopping centers have reopened -- even as concerns grow about a second wave of Covid-19 cases in the United States and a deluge of retail bankruptcies.
2 years ago

Carl Reiner, longtime comedy legend, dies at 98

Carl Reiner, the writer, actor, director and producer whose many decades' worth of credits -- including "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and "The 2000-Year-Old Man" -- showcased a ready wit and a generous spirit, has died, his son, director Rob Reiner, announced in a tweet.
2 years ago