A Layton man convicted of shooting his roommate to death has been sentenced to a minimum of 15 years in the Utah State Prison.
Officials said one person is dead following a shooting in West Valley City Thursday evening.
Interstate 15 was closed in both directions after a semi-tanker filled with gasoline caught fire, then exploded in the southbound lanes near 7200 South Thursday night.
The Utah State Board of Regents has selected Ruth V. Watkins as the 16th president of the University of Utah.
Weber State University president Charles "Chuck" Wight announced Thursday that he will step down from the office effective June 30.