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Eagles of Death Metal to return to Paris

Amanda Jackson, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 1:38pm

The rock band Eagles of Death Metal are set to perform in Paris on Tuesday.


Scalia's body at Texas funeral home after 3-hour procession

Laurie Kellman and David Warren, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 1:31pm

Antonin Scalia's body lay in a Texas funeral home Sunday and officials awaited word about whether they would need to perform an autopsy before the late Supreme Court justice could return home to Virginia. In the nation's capital, where flags flew at half-staff at the White House and Supreme Court, the political sniping soared, raising the prospect of a court short-handed for some time.

7 ways to spread love this Valentine's Day

Katia Hetter, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 12:43pm

The Valentine's Day frenzy is almost over.

Utah National Guard death benefits bill passes; bill changing referendum deadlines fails  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 12:02pm

A bill that would provide death benefits to members of the Utah National Guard who die while on state active duty has passed the Utah Legislature and a bill that would have allowed Utahns to wait to circulate a referendum petition until after the governor takes action on legislation failed.


Valentine's Day confectioners: 21 of Utah's chocolate makers

Ginny Romney  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 11:57am

In recognition of Valentine's Day, here's a list of some Utah-based chocolatiers.

Salt Lake school receives $500K grant from Apple

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 11:12am

Jackson Elementary became just the second school in the state to receive a grant from Apple Inc. as part of the nationwide ConnectED program. The $500,000 grant provides hardware, software and services to every student and teacher at the school.

Timeline: Chocolate and its impact on health

Carina Storrs, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 10:49am

Who doesn't love chocolate? Even if it's not your favorite sweet treat, you can probably agree that the confection conjures thoughts of love, pleasure and reward.

S.L. County may close South Jordan equestrian facility

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 10:17am

The future of the Salt Lake County Equestrian Park in South Jordan is on shaky ground. County Council members are questioning whether the park is worth its cost to taxpayers and considering whether to downsize the facility or shut it down altogether.

5 takeaways from the Republican debate

Eric Bradner, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 9:42am

The Republican debate in Greenville, South Carolina, on CBS Saturday night came hours after the death of revered conservative icon Justice Antonin Scalia. Though the event started with a somber moment of silence to reflect on his loss, the serious undertone of the evening did not prevent candidates from some of their sharpest charges yet.

4-time champ Lee leads South Summit to first 2A title since 2011

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 8:57am

Matt Lee won his fourth state wrestling championship, and South Summit secured its first Class 2A state title since 2011 Saturday evening at Utah Valley's UCCU Center.

As FBI goes through evidence at refuge, town awaits normalcy

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 14th - 8:26am

As the FBI focuses on its criminal investigation at the national wildlife refuge taken over by an armed group, land managers must get ready to reopen the 300 square-mile area, which draws birdwatchers, anglers and hunters and is a key economic engine of the surrounding area.

Utah man killed in 2-vehicle crash in Idaho

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 10:43pm

A two-car accident in Idaho involving two Utahns left one dead and the other taken to the hospital.

Major accident closes part of I-15 near American Fork

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 10:31pm

A major accident closed northbound I-15 near American Fork on Saturday afternoon.

Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 10:30pm

Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died, leaving the high court without its conservative majority and setting up an ideological confrontation over his successor in the maelstrom of a presidential election year. Scalia was 79.

Giant Kennecott dump trucks are sporting an unusual new look

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 10:15pm

Kennecott engineers started installing lightweight beds on its dump trucks so more material can be carried. But it's the color of the new beds getting a lot of attention.

The GOP's bitter South Carolina brawl

MJ Lee, CNN Politics Reporter  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 9:55pm

The sudden death of Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia provided a rare moment of agreement among Republican presidential candidates before a debate here turned into the most bitter brawl of the cycle.

Jimmer Fredette named D-League All-Star MVP with record-setting performance

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 9:25pm

Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette had an NBA D-League record 35 points in Saturday's All-Star game, earning Most Valuable Player honors in leading the East to a 128-124 win over the West in Toronto, Ontario.

Lawmaker proposes new statue for Capitol

Emily Larson  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 8:05pm

Rep. Mark Wheatley, D-Murray, has proposed a new statue for the state Capitol honoring Father Francisco Atanasio Dominguez and Father Silvestre Velez de Escalante.

Washington County's economy gets boost thanks to visitors from colder climates

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 7:27pm

Washington County's economy is getting a boost this weekend thanks to thousands of youth athletes and their families who are in town for early season soccer and baseball tournaments.

Emery stays hot with 31, BYU beats Santa Clara 96-62

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 7:11pm

Nick Emery had 18 of his 31 points before intermission Saturday and BYU cruised in the second half to beat Santa Clara 96-62.

France bestows highest honor on Utah veteran

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 6:48pm

A local World War II veteran on Saturday received France's highest honor, the Legion of Honor.


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