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Make Your Week: Strangers pay for each other’s lunch, other feel-good stories

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:56am

With overcast skies and rain in the forecast, some may be feeling the Monday blues a bit more than usual.


Astronaut breaks US space record, gets call from Trump

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:48am

Astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the U.S. record Monday for most time in space and talked up Mars during a congratulatory call from President Donald Trump.

7 ways to cut back on technology

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:45am

People in the United States across all age groups check their phones 46 times per day on average. Here are seven ways to cut back.

Great Clips of the Week: Gronk auditions for White House press secretary; Russell Westbrook doesn't like your questions

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 11:01am

In the latest Great Clips of the Week, Rob Gronkowski has White House press secretary Sean Spicer's back; an NFL reporter praises former BYU quarterback Taysom Hill; and Russell Westbrook is not having a reporter's question for teammate Steven Adams.

Feds, state holding free seminars on avoiding financial fraud

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:47am

Several federal and state agencies will hold free seminars to teach people how recognize and avoid financial fraud, which authorities say is an epidemic in Utah.

Haley warns NKorea about attacking US base or testing ICBM

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:34am

The United States could strike North Korea if it attacks a U.S. military base or tests an intercontinental ballistic missile, President Donald Trump's U.N. ambassador said Monday.

Projected 1st-round pick Bolles ready to represent Utah in NFL draft's primetime

Brittany Copeland  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 10:13am

The NFL draft begins Thursday, but only one local player is expected to hear his named called in the first round in primetime.

Dems say Trump can avert shutdown risk if he relents on wall

Catherine Lucey and Hope Yen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:43am

President Donald Trump could avert the risk of a government shutdown next weekend by stepping back from his demand that lawmakers fund his promised border wall with Mexico in a must-pass spending bill, Congress' two top Democrats said Monday.

Police: Utah road-rage driver ran Oregon couple off I-84 in Idaho rollover crash

Alex Riggins, Times-News  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:28am

A Utah man engaged in a road-rage dispute with an Oregon couple ran the couple’s SUV off the road, then tried unsuccessfully to get into the SUV where the injured couple was trapped after rolling several times, police said.

Nearing 100 days, Trump says his presidency is 'different'

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 9:16am

For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions.

Obama to deliver first post-presidency speech in Chicago

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 8:40am

Former President Barack Obama is set to hold the first public event of his post-presidential life in the place where he started his political career.

Police stop 12-year-old boy after driving 800 miles across Australia

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 8:19am

Outback police have arrested a 12-year-old boy who was almost a third of his way toward driving solo across Australia.

5 steps hospitals are taking to improve patient care

Intermountain Live Well  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 8:00am

A study group across the nation is looking at how to reduce medical errors that occur during patient handoffs—when medical staff changes or a patient is moved to a new area in the hospital.

Police ID woman who drowned trying to save dogs

Linda Williams  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:45am

Police have released the name of a woman who drowned Sunday while trying to rescue her dogs from a cold, fast-moving creek in Tanner Park.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker and Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:38am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Is shame ruining intimacy in your marriage?

Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham, Contributors  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 7:14am

Coaches Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham share some ways to change the way you view intimacy and create a better marriage relationship.

The Triple Team: Joe Johnson carries Jazz to Game 4 win

Andy Larsen  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 12:00am

Joe Johnson carried the Jazz for the game's final seven minutes to help tie the series at two games each. That, plus notes on Rudy Gobert's return, Derrick Favors' great game, and Gordon Hayward's sickness.

New LDS temple in France opens to the public

Sam Penrod  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:57pm

A temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France is a dream come true for French Mormons, who have waited decades for a house of worship in their country.

N. Korea detains US citizen; 3rd American being held

Eric Talmadge, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:55pm

North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held there.

'Like an adventure': BYU professor and her students discover a new planet

Ray Boone  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 10:28pm

In between taking her kids to dental appointments and soccer games, Dr. Denise Stephens found the time to help her students discover a new planet, 1300 light years away.

Police pick up adorable intruders: A pair of pygmy goats

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 9:34pm

Police in Maine have picked up some adorable intruders after two miniature goats escaped from their home and wandered the streets.


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