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BYU students create a new way to play Pokémon Go

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:14pm

The wildly popular Pokémon Go craze has no doubt swept the globe. Now some Utah children who normally wouldn't have the chance are playing the game a new way, and it's all thanks to some creative college minds.

Warrant: Boyfriend in Santa Clara kidnapping said he'd 'fix' custody battle

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:59pm

A man charged with kidnapping a Santa Clara man who has not been seen in a month, claimed he would "fix" an ongoing child custody battle involving the man, court documents state.


Salt Lake man shoots 8-year-old boy, then himself in murder-suicide, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:51pm

Police say a Salt Lake man shot an 8-year-old boy and then himself in a murder-suicide Tuesday inside a Capitol Hill apartment.

Utah Democrats see opportunity in frustration over Clinton, Trump

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:11pm

Utahns at this week's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia see opportunity in the lack of enthusiasm both Democrats and Republicans in the state feel toward their parties' presidential nominees.

Recent ORV explosion raises questions about vehicle's safety

Jed Boal  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 7:40pm

As the investigation gets started, the Lone Peak fire chief cannot yet confirm that the ORV used by the family injured was a Polaris RZR. But according to a local attorney, it looks like the burned out shells of several other Polaris RZR machines.

Man who killed clerk in argument over cigarettes sent to prison

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 7:00pm

Family members of Jamie Blalack described a man that many of them were just getting to know Tuesday as the man who shot and killed him almost two years ago was sentenced to prison.

Police ID pregnant woman killed in collision with FrontRunner

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 6:35pm

A pregnant woman was killed Monday night when the car she was a passenger in was hit by a FrontRunner train.

Bountiful woman dies day after being hit by truck

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 6:01pm

A woman died Tuesday after being hit by a truck in a Bountiful intersection the day before.

Man shot in crowded Liberty Park during fireworks show

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 5:35pm

Salt Lake police described it as a "chaotic" scene after a man was shot in a crowded Liberty Park during Monday night's Pioneer Day fireworks show.

Midvale killing may be case of self-defense, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 5:29pm

Police say a fatal shooting Monday in Midvale may have been a case of self-defense.

Charges: Man accused of killing mother broke down when confronted by police

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 4:43pm

A Tooele man accused of killing his mother in her Tooele home was at first found asleep on her bed by police, and then threw himself on the grass and cried uncontrollably, according to court documents.

LDS leader Per G. Malm dies at 67  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 4:17pm

Elder Per G. Malm, General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died Tuesday morning at his home in Göteborg, Sweden following a battle with cancer.

Clearfield industrial plant a total loss after fire

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 4:07pm

On Tuesday, tractor tore down the remaining walls of a large industrial lab that was destroyed in a large fire Monday, causing an estimated $5 million damage.

Utah company to hold $10K treasure hunt in Provo Canyon

Carlos Baquerizo  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 3:56pm

Local company Treasure Canyon combines running and treasure hunting and plans to give away its biggest prize of the year on September 3.

User submitted photos: Fires burning across Utah

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 3:41pm

If you have been following the news over the past week, it may be starting to feel like the whole state is on fire.

Mom to serve at least 4 years in son's potty-training death

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 1:40pm

A woman convicted of lying to police after her boyfriend allegedly beat her 2-year-old son to death over potty training will serve at least four years in prison.

Aggie Ice Cream voted Utah’s best local ice cream shop

Carlos Baquerizo  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 12:14pm

Utah State's Aggie Ice Cream recently won our KSL poll and was voted as the best ice cream shop in the state.

3 simple tech tips to help millennial investors enter the stock market

Cosette Jarrett, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:46am

According to Forbes, only 26 percent of young people under 30 years old are investing in stocks. If you’re ready to start building an investment portfolio to invest in your future, here are some tech tips to help.

4 arrested in connection with fatal Cedar City shooting

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:43am

Police have arrested a man who they say shot and killed another man at his ex-girlfriend's apartment just days after she broke up with him. A woman was also arrested in Grand Junction, Colorado.

Video shows one of Utah's most iconic hikes — The Zion Narrows

Mike Godfrey, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:29am

A virtual look at one of Utah's most stunning and unique hikes — The Zion Narrows.