06/11/2013 7:47amIn mere seconds, Utah's hot temperatures turned an afternoon at the park into a trip to the emergency room for a boy simply going down a slide.
06/11/2013 8:07amAnthony James Prater, who was convicted of aggravated murder in the 2007 shooting death of Vincent Samora, was sentenced Monday to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
06/11/2013 8:19amUtah Physicians for a Healthy Environment called on state air quality regulators Monday to hold a public hearing on alleged violations at a medical waste incinerator plant in North Salt Lake. The group wants a public hearing on the plant's permit.
06/11/2013 10:05amDoctors at the University of Kansas Hospital have made history with a procedure they used to fix a baby's aneurysm with superglue.
06/11/2013 10:26amDr. C. Terence Lee's fertility clinic accepts three types of virtual payment: Visa, MasterCard and Bitcoin. Most patients don't bother to ask what Bitcoin is, but one couple used the digital currency to conceive their fourth child.
06/11/2013 11:46amWe humans are surprisingly good at traveling when off the ground: We have planes that can fly at five times the speed of sound and we've traveled all the way to the moon and back — at least if you believe NASA and Neil Armstrong. One thing we haven't yet been able to do, though, is fly like a bird.
06/11/2013 12:04pmBrian Thaut, a 32-year-old Salt Lake City man, died Saturday from injuries he sustained in a motorcycle crash on May 30, police said.
06/11/2013 12:39pmJulius Erving is still dunking at 63, and an amateur soccer player decided a puddle dive was the best way to celebrate a goal.
06/11/2013 1:09pmThe condition of a 3-year-old girl who was critically injured when a dresser and TV fell on her Monday, had improved Tuesday.
06/11/2013 3:45pmThe first trailer for "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" has hit the web, and it looks like the film will be beautiful and long.
06/11/2013 3:49pmFor your average person, the costs and dollar amounts are so high that it can be tough to understand just how much is being spent. To make things a little easier, ksl.com has calculated a few other things that you could buy with the same amount of money it takes to run the Utah Transit Authority for a year.
06/11/2013 3:58pmA San Francisco attorney has filed a lawsuit naming, among others, the Utah-based company responsible for the Crossroads of the West Gun Shows, alleging violations of California state laws.
06/11/2013 4:50pmThis is the story of Simon and Oliver, a raccoon and squirrel that Redditor Pianoangel420 posted hanging out and snuggling together Sunday. In less than 24 hours, a much bigger project was in the works.
06/11/2013 5:33pmThe sky is clear and the inversion is long gone, but air pollution is still a big problem for Northern Utah.
06/11/2013 5:42pmThe mother of 2-year-old Gavyn, who died Tuesday morning after being struck by a car Monday night, is asking the driver who fled the scene to turn themselves in.
06/11/2013 5:47pmA 7-year-old girl suffered head and leg injuries Tuesday after she darted out between two parked cars and was hit by another vehicle, according to Vernal police.
06/11/2013 7:10pmA vacation in the San Rafael Desert turned into a major historic discovery when a family unearthed a dinosaur.
06/11/2013 7:39pmA new restaurant in Virginia was the talk of the town even before it opened its doors to customers — and it's not the food that has everyone buzzing.
06/11/2013 7:44pmUtah is about to receive its first blood bank for dogs in Salt Lake City.
06/11/2013 7:47pmA Utah man is taking the idea that "anything can be art" to an extreme — and making dirt work for him.
06/11/2013 8:01pmConstruction is finishing up on the Nu Skin building expansion in downtown Provo. The building location involves real estate that at one time was a city street.
06/11/2013 8:32pmHow can we foster lifelong friendships among our children so when we have passed on, they hold our histories close for the next generation? Some strategies can help turn sibling foes into friends.
06/11/2013 8:52pmGov. Gary Herbert expressed his concern over the effects of the unresolved issues surrounding the five separate investigations of Attorney General John Swallow. He even went as far as to say if Swallow worked for him, he would have been fired by now.
06/11/2013 8:54pmCity officials are working to balance the budget and reduce a proposed 47 percent property tax increase in Taylorsville.
06/11/2013 9:15pmJohn Wall, a Salt Lake pediatrician accused of killing his ex-wife, will have a preliminary hearing in October. The doctor has also agreed to a suspension of his license while the criminal charges are pending.
06/11/2013 10:50pmOf all the lakes in Utah, Lake Powell gets the most boaters every year. But there's something in Lake Powell that has wildlife biologists concerned: quagga mussels.
06/11/2013 10:57pmThere is no shortage of emotion when it comes to the proposed West Davis Corridor. Tuesday night, hundreds gathered in Farmington for a public hearing to discuss possible routes for the highway, but many said they don't want it at all.
06/11/2013 10:58pmFor a couple of hours Tuesday night, there was not a single missionary at the LDS Church's Missionary Training Center in Provo. The recent increase in the number of missionaries required thousands of them to walk from the MTC to the BYU campus just to be able to meet together.
06/11/2013 11:02pmThe Utah Department of Transportation has had to fix parts of I-15 multiple times in the last two weeks because heat caused the road to buckle. Crews are already working on ways to temporarily put a stop to the problem, and there are plans in place for a more permanent fix in the future.