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‘Rock avalanche’ shaped Zion National Park 4,800 years ago, U. study says

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 26th - 5:36pm

It only took around a minute for a massive landslide to rush Zion Canyon about 4,800 years ago, drastically impacting the shape of the national park as we know it now, according to a new study from the University of Utah.


Missing Harrisville man's body found at Pineview Reservoir, officials say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 26th - 5:31pm

Weber County sheriff's search crews found a body in Pineview Reservoir just off the shoreline Thursday. A medical examiner will try and determine whether it's the body of a Harrisville man who has been missing for nearly two weeks.

41 Secret Service staff disciplined for reviewing private records of Rep. Chaffetz

Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 4:10pm

Forty-one Secret Service employees found to have reviewed private agency records involving a U.S. congressman have been disciplined, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday.

Hate chores? Now there's an app for that

Carlos Baquerizo, Contributor  |  Posted  May 26th - 3:26pm

A new app created in Salt Lake City is helping users connect with people who can work for them doing odd jobs and chores.

South Jordan man's vehicle transforms from daily driver to race car

Brian Petty, Contributor  |  Posted  May 26th - 12:44pm

When South Jordan resident Alex Whetman first purchased his 2000 Ford Focus Zx3, he had no idea what the car would eventually become.

Man hikes, skis the highest peak in each county in Utah

Carlos Baquerizo, Contributor  |  Posted  May 26th - 11:29am

A Utah man recently finishing hiking the 26 different tallest peaks throughout the state.

What are realistic expectations for BYU football in 2016?

Mitch Harper, Contributor  |  Posted  May 26th - 11:01am

What should the expectations for fans be for BYU football this fall?

Alleged con man gets conned: Hilarious email exchange dupes man trying to rent out property

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:47am

Scammers, be warned: Don’t mess with Brandon Hadley if you don’t want to be the brunt of his joke.

Fugitive assaults 2 officers then flees, police say

Linda Williams, Peter Samore and Shara Park  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:30am

Detectives stopped a pair of men riding bicycles near 3100 South and 2900 West. One of the men attacked the officers, police said.

Provo woman leads charge to restore town’s long forgotten Easter cross

Carter Williams  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:00am

A Utah woman is spearheading an effort to restore a religious symbol that once brought interdenominational groups together in Provo, but was torn down 40 years ago.

Final missionary wounded at Brussels airport returns home

Linda Williams  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:04am

The last of the LDS missionaries hospitalized after a bombing at the Brussels airport has returned home to Lehi.

Cedar City man sent to prison for aiding in 2014 murder

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 26th - 7:44am

A Cedar City man who aided two others in shooting and killing a man has been sentenced to prison.

New drone racing sport taking off in Utah

Peter Rosen  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:49pm

A new e-sport, drone racing, takes off. Some are calling it the "next NASCAR."

Van owner must foot the bill after hit-and-run police chase

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:34pm

An accused burglar rammed into Kat Morris parked van two months ago, now she’s learning she has to cough up the cash for the damage out of her own pocket.

FBI asks for help retracing steps of 'persons of interest' in UTA employee killing

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:31pm

The FBI confirmed Tuesday that it considers Flint and Dereck "DJ" Harrison "persons of interest" in the killing of UTA employee Kay Ricks.

Utah and 10 states sue Obama administration over transgender bathroom directive

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:29pm

Utah is joining a coalition of 10 states suing members of the Obama administration for clarification on a directive regarding transgender bathroom policies in schools.

Utah woman says IRS scam call was accompanied by follow vehicle resembling police car

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:28pm

Scam phone calls where the caller claims to be from the Internal Revenue Service seem to be surging in Utah, with multiple police agencies reporting new cases in recent weeks. For Kayla Saunders, though, the scam took a frightening turn.

Man traveling with family hit, killed by car on I-15 identified

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:00pm

A man died Wednesday after he was hit by a car on the freeway, officials said.

Making noise about technological fluency

Peter Rosen  |  Posted  May 25th - 8:35pm

College students tear apart old toys to learn more about technology.

Wednesday's Child - Blake

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  May 25th - 7:52pm

Blake is a 16-year-old boy who loves staying active and busy. He's been in the Utah Foster Care System for most of his life. He's hoping to be adopted.