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Drug bust on freeway prompts caution for police

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 10:15pm

After a drug bust in Summit County left them with more questions than answers, police are evaluating how to stay safe when encountering unidentified and potentially hazardous substances.

Utah man killed in crash involving FFA bus in Indiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 9:55pm

Indiana State Police say a Utah man has died and nine other people have been injured in a four-vehicle pileup in central Indiana.

Farmington couple provides high-tech workout tips for the entire family

Erin Goff  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 9:34pm

Using apps, social media and technology to workout, get fit, and get healthy. A Farmington couple has the skinny on high-tech health made easy.

SL County leaders urge support of $90 million investment in parks

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 9:00pm

Salt Lake County leaders gathered at the Sugarhouse Park on Thursday to urge support for a $90 million parks bond going before voters in November.

Utah woman is on a mission to educate others about skin cancer

Erin Goff  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 8:42pm

Becky Higgins talks about her mission to educate others about skin cancer and early detection.

The ABZZZZZZ's of getting a good night's sleep

Erin Goff  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 8:11pm

A good night's sleep does not come easily for everyone. Some people have to turn to a sleep expert to figure out why they're not catching enough Zs.

Caught on Tape: Falcon gets into Pleasant Grove bathroom

Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 8:02pm

An American Kestrel falcon managed to get into a Pleasant Grove man's apartment. He tried to get it out while recording on his cell phone. Hilarity ensued.

Family gets healthy together with 100-day heart challenge

Erin Goff  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 7:02pm

Lehi family joins Utah Valley Hospital's 100-day Heart Challenge not once but twice to get healthy.

Bears Ears coalition leader says Jewell order lacks equality for tribes

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 6:48pm

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell issued a secretarial order designed to boost the role Native American tribes play in the management of federal land and water resources.

Flood of sheep attracts crowd in Brigham City

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 6:10pm

About 2,200 sheep are taking a very slow journey to their winter pasture in Box Elder County, and it’s quite a sight to see.

Charges detail numerous injuries suffered by escort in alleged violent sexual attack

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 5:43pm

An 18-year-old woman suffered numerous injuries in a sexual attack after being called to a Salt Lake City home as an escort, according to criminal charges filed Thursday.

FLDS say faith requires giving food stamps purchases to church

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 5:34pm

Accused FLDS Church members say donating food obtained through a government nutrition program to their church is no different than someone bringing goods bought with food stamps to a PTA bake sale or potluck dinner.

Police arrest man charged with abandoning 5-year-old daughter at Ogden college

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 5:30pm

Police arrested a man Friday who is charged with abandoning his 5-year-old daughter in the middle of the night at a technical college in Ogden.

Police: Alcohol impairment led to fatal crash on I-80

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 5:26pm

Police believe alcohol contributed to a fatal crash on I-80 Friday morning.

Survey shows Utahns' favorite Halloween candy

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 3:57pm

On All Hallow’s Eve, bags of M&M's, 3 Musketeers, Snickers and the like will be dispersed into the trick-or-treat bags of eager children.

7 Obama ideas from 2008 that came to fruition

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 12:14pm

While the U.S. is in the process to elect President Barack Obama's successor next month, it’s also a reminder of all the accomplishments from the last eight years. Several of those accomplishments came from ideas from his platform in 2008.

Unusual number of rabies-infected bats discovered in downtown SLC

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 11:49am

A spokesman for the health department said the three bats were spread across a multi-block area in downtown Salt Lake. The first was found early August and the most recent one was found this week.

Commission votes against retention of Judge Su Chon

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 10:48am

The Utah Judicial Performance Review Commission has recommended that voters retain all state judges on the ballot this year except for one: 3rd District Judge Su Chon.

Store holds baby shower for infant delivered in Payson Wal-Mart

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 9:50am

A Utah woman who gave birth while in a Wal-Mart checkout line got an impromptu baby shower at the store.

Report: Salaries just 'part of the solution' for Utah's teacher shortage

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 9:01am

In an election brief authored in partnership with the University of Utah's Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute and Hinckley Institute of Politics, researchers called on lawmakers to address low teacher pay but also to invest in professional development a