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Siegfried and Jensen ordered to pay nearly $6 million to former partner

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 7:45am

The lawyers behind the well-known Siegfried and Jensen legal firm have been ordered in a civil lawsuit to pay nearly $6 million to a former business partner. The jury's judgment was signed Thursday.

2 arrested, 3 more at large in shooting at convenience store

Linda Williams,brittany Copeland  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 7:20am

Police found three shell casings, blood on the ground, but no shooting victim when they arrived at a South Salt Lake Maverik store. They later arrested two people and are looking for at least three more.

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FBI: Suspect in Montana shooting says victim laughed at him

Matt Volz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 7:03am

An 18-year-old Wyoming man accused of robbing and shooting three members of a family after asking for roadside help told investigators he opened fire after one of the victims laughed at him, an FBI agent said in a court filing Thursday.

Don't use public Wi-Fi to access email, banking, AARP warns

Cassidy Hansen  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 6:45am

Many consumers who use Wi-Fi sometimes place convenience ahead of safety on their Internet-capable devices, a report released Wednesday from the AARP Fraud Watch Network warns.

Utah community rallies around Chinese students whose bus was burglarized

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:28pm

A group of Chinese students were on the trip of a lifetime when they had thousands of dollars stolen during a visit to 'This is the Place' state park. Like many of them are prone to do, a group of Utahns are trying to make things right.

Family touched by tragedy gives back to Orem Police

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:27pm

Friday is the anniversary of a day that changed the Kofford family forever. Their son was run over and killed in the driveway. They've turned their grief into a way to give back to the community.

Utah-based aid group helps Nepalese mothers

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:26pm

Tents are needed for birthing centers in Nepal. Women are giving birth on the ground and in streets because medical facilities have been knocked to the ground after an earthquake earlier this year.

Police body cam captures 100 mph chase with fleeing felon

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:22pm

A West Jordan man with an extensive criminal history was arrested Wednesday after allegedly hitting a Unified police officer with his car while trying to flee from police.

Conditions contribute to mild wildfire season, officials say

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:20pm

While catastrophic wildfires ravage other states across the West, Utah has dodged the worst of it, so far. All of the Utah-based HotShot firefighters are helping firefighters battle the massive blazes in neighboring states.

Gov. Herbert, tribal leaders mark 10th anniversary of Native American Summit

Cassidy Hansen  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:48pm

This year marks the 10th annual Governor's Native American Summit, a milestone for Native American and Utah government relations.

Ex-Myton police chief to stand trial on stalking charges

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:22pm

A former Utah police chief was ordered to stand trial Thursday on misdemeanor charges of stalking, unlawful detention and trespassing.

Texas businessman finds cellphone that fell from plane

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:04pm

A Texas businessman used an app to find his iPhone in a rural pasture after it fell about 9,300 feet during a flight from Houston.

9 Must-Do Family-Friendly Hikes in Utah

Utah.com  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:00pm

Need a family friendly hike to take your kids on? Now you've got options.

Americans are cutting calories, but far from eating healthy

Carina Storrs, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:29pm

After years of bad news about the obesity epidemic, which affects one-third of Americans, things may finally be looking up.

Family workouts that strengthen bodies and bonds

Dana Santas, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:16pm

Think you don't have time to exercise? Try involving the whole family. If you have a driveway, sidewalk, small playground or park, you have enough space.

5 chemistry activities you can do at home

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 7:59pm

You don't need a lab to learn about chemistry. These simple and inexpensive activities will teach basic chemistry principles from your own kitchen.

Report: Poor roads costing some Utah drivers $600 yearly

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 7:05pm

More than a quarter of the nation's major urban roadways, highways and streets that are the main routes for commuters and commerce are in poor condition, according to a new study.

Utah teens make duct tape prom attire, earn scholarship money

Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 6:48pm

The perfect dress for prom, as any high school junior and her mom will tell you, is very hard to find. But an American Fork teen and her date went to the prom in style with their attire made entirely of duct tape.

Police fatally shoot Logan man during standoff

Pat Reavy and Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 6:38pm

Police say a suicidal man who fired at officers was shot and killed by Logan police Wednesday night.

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