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Rescued eagle unable to return to wild, will stay at Utah wildlife rehab center

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 4:15pm

Phoenix, a 5-year-old golden eagle, leaps from perch to perch in his enclosure. He does it with a brace on his left foot.

Police arrest Midvale man in Magna shooting death of Murray woman

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 2:35pm

Police have arrested a Midvale man suspected in the shooting death of a Murray woman in a Magna home earlier this month.

Tremonton residents asked to temporarily limit water use after 'major' water line break

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 11:54am

Tremonton city officials asked residents to restrict water use temporarily after a "major" water line break that drained the city's water tanks.

UVU culinary freshman hungry to be the best — named national Student Chef of the Year

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:42am

Hungry for victory? For the second year in a row, a Utah Valley University culinary arts student was named the Student Chef of the Year at a national cooking convention.

Murray man killed in Midvale motorcycle crash identified

Katie McKellar  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 10:06am

A Murray man riding a motorcycle and was killed Sunday night after a car struck him in the middle of an intersection has been identified, police say.

Motorcyclist dead after Midvale crash

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 11:42pm

A motorcyclist was killed Sunday evening in an accident near 7500 South and State Street, Unified police detective Ken Hansen said.

Utah restaurant stomps coastal competition, takes home 'World's Best Lobster Roll' award

Ray Boone  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:58pm

The owners of Freshies Lobster Co. didn't think they had a chance when they put their food up against restaurants located just a short stroll from the Atlantic, but they proved everyone wrong — even themselves.

Box Elder County fire 100 percent contained Sunday

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:34pm

A fire that burned 700 acres in northwestern Utah was 100 percent contained Sunday evening, fire officials said.

2 killed in head-on collision in Duchesne County

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:22pm

A head-on collision left two people dead Sunday evening, Utah Highway Patrol officials said.

Woman in serious condition after South Salt Lake shooting

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 9:00pm

Police are investigating a shooting at an apartment complex that left one woman in serious condition Sunday evening.

New driver-assist tech may be moving faster than consumers can handle

Art Raymond  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 7:14pm

Driver-assist technology is becoming ubiquitous on new vehicles but the wide variety of terms and labels used to identify these features could be creating safety hazards, a problem one U researcher is working to eliminate.

'A double problem': Needle exchanges fight disease, but stray syringes raise alarm

Annie Knox and Ladd Egan  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 6:39pm

The success of Utah's needle exchanges, made legal by the Legislature last year, comes at a price.

Average US gas prices rise a penny, reversing 11-week trend

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 5:56pm

The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32.

Review shows missed compliance standards Davis County Jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 5:07pm

Utah Department of Corrections inspectors during an annual review found the Davis County Jail to be out of compliance with some state minimum jail standards.

Utah jobless rate at 3.4 percent

KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 4:35pm

June’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose two-tenths of a percentage point to 3.4 percent, Approximately 53,400 Utahns were unemployed during the month and actively seeking work. The national unemployment rate registered at 4.4 percent.

Ogden man who charmed friends out of $1.2M headed to prison

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 3:20pm

Ryan Paul Davies charmed his way into people's lives, became part of their families and then took 17 of them for $1.2 million in business opportunities or investments that never materialized, all so he could live the high life.

Police chase near Midvale reaches high speeds after passenger points gun at officer

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 11:45am

A police officer pursued a vehicle at speeds of up to 120 mph in Midvale after a passenger in the car pointed a gun at the officer.

Study: Shorter course of radiation an option for breast cancer patients

Alison Berg  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 11:20am

A study conducted by Dr. Matthew Poppe, an associate professor of radiation oncology at the University of Utah and a physician at Huntsman Cancer Institute, examined the safety of treating women with breast cancer with a shorter course of radiation.

Report: Arts, culture key to downtown SLC growth

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:45am

Getting downtown Salt Lake City to the next level economically may require an increased investment in the cultural arts. The city's economic development director said creating a robust arts and cultural environment is a top priority for development.

Salt Lake City mayor nominates transit advocate to UTA board

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Jul 23rd - 10:02am

Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski has nominated a longtime public transportation advocate to represent the city on the Utah Transit Authority board.