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Police: Amber Alert issued for Clinton children 'abducted' by parents

Carter Williams  |  Posted  May 5th - 11:02pm

An Amber Alert has been issued in Clinton after a reported noncustodial child abduction involving two children Thursday afternoon.

Conference room transformed into unique memorial for slain officer

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  May 5th - 10:34pm

For the past eight months a room at the Draper police station was known as the Derek Johnson conference room. Last week, something new was added.

Drivers again urged to keep 'Heads Up,' watch out for motorcycles

Jed Boal  |  Posted  May 5th - 9:31pm

Two years ago, 45 motorcycle riders died on Utah roads — a record number. Now safety advocates are urging riders and drivers to watch out for each other and save more lives on the road.

KLM begins nonstop flights between Amsterdam and Salt Lake City

Keith McCord  |  Posted  May 5th - 9:02pm

Salt Lake City International Airport became an even bigger player in international air travel as KLM Royal Dutch Airline’s first direct flight from Amsterdam arrived at the airport Thursday.

With Trump on top, Romney will not attend GOP convention

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  May 5th - 8:32pm

Mitt Romney isn't going to the Republican National Convention that will officially nominate Donald Trump as the party's presidential candidate, an aide confirmed Thursday.

6 freebies for mom on Mother's Day weekend

Carter Williams  |  Posted  May 5th - 7:29pm

Mother’s Day is coming, and with that the perfect opportunity to pamper mom with free stuff.

Former Sen. Bob Bennett's funeral set for May 14 in Salt Lake City

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  May 5th - 7:08pm

Gov. Gary Herbert authorized lowering flags in the state to half-staff until former Utah Sen. Bob Bennett's Utah funeral on Saturday, May 14.

EPA offers $600K for monitoring after mine waste spill

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 5th - 7:05pm

The Environmental Protection Agency says it will provide $600,000 for three states and two Indian tribes to monitor river conditions in the aftermath of a massive spill from a Colorado mine.

Magnitude 3.8 quake extends swarm near Utah-Arizona border

Associated Press  |  Posted  May 5th - 7:01pm

A swarm of dozens of mostly small earthquakes in a sparsely populated area of northwestern Arizona has continued with the strongest quake recorded so far.

Syracuse police investigate 2 attempted abduction reports near elementary school

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 5th - 6:59pm

Syracuse police conducted extra patrols around the area of Bluff Ridge Elementary School Thursday following two recent reports of possible abduction attempts.

Herbert's 'big change' over Common Core puzzling

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  May 5th - 6:20pm

Puzzling educators is what seems to be new opposition to the Common Core State Standards and SAGE testing from Gov. Gary Herbert after he historically upheld them and commissioned studies that found the standards to be favorable.

Springville coach charged with sexually abusing teen player

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 5th - 5:36pm

A Springville businessman and baseball coach has been charged with sexually abusing a teenage boy who worked for him and played on his team.

Police looking for gunman in Tooele parking lot confrontation

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 5th - 4:10pm

Police were looking Thursday for a man accused of firing a shot at another man outside a convenience store in Tooele.

Youth counselor charged with child porn, marijuana possession

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 5th - 12:39pm

A youth counselor in Ogden was charged Wednesday with possessing child pornography and growing marijuana.

Ivins man uses engineering degree to build awesome custom rides

Brian Champagne, Contributor  |  Posted  May 5th - 11:21am

An Ivins man is using his engineering degree to build some radical rides.

Utah receives $285K for service projects on public lands

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 5th - 10:30am

Utah will receive nearly $285,000 from a federal grant program for six service projects on public lands involving children and veterans.

Video: Thieves take off with teen's lawn care equipment

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  May 5th - 10:00am

A Bountiful teenager says his lawn care equipment was stolen in broad daylight, and a neighbor's surveillance camera caught the whole thing.

Man with paralysis travels to Utah to rappel more than 150 feet

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 5th - 9:01am

About 14 years after suffering his first of two neck breaks, Nathan Ogden rappelled down a more than 150-foot drop as a quadriplegic.

CDC: 1 in 3 antibiotic prescriptions unnecessary

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  May 5th - 7:41am

Nearly one-third of antibiotics prescribed in the U.S. — about 47 million prescriptions each year — are inappropriate and unnecessary, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published Wednesday.

Unwanted pets find new homes in 'dog-friendly' Utah

Abby Hobbs  |  Posted  May 5th - 7:02am

On Wednesday, 95 dogs and cats boarded a Cessna Grand Caravan and began their rescue journey from Roswell, New Mexico, to Colorado and then to Utah. Dog Is My CoPilot transported the unwanted animals from shelters in Texas and New Mexico.