09/21/2013 9:07amA man is behind bars after police say he showed up drunk at an elementary school and yelled at a teacher. He then called later to say they were "lucky he wasn't a gun freak that would come shoot up the school."
09/21/2013 9:37amAmtrak's California Zephyr passenger train is beginning detours because of temporary track closures in Colorado.
09/21/2013 10:38amA little more than 24 hours after an IT contractor shot dozen workers at the Washington Navy Yard, the company's CEO told the Navy secretary he had the experience to help improve military security.
09/21/2013 11:07amA planned 300 megawatt, $600 million solar project in Millard County would put Utah on the map for energy production from sunshine, and state energy officials are optimistic Energy Capital Group can pull it off.
09/21/2013 11:33amGiven Utah's blended communities, neighborhoods and churches, we have much to lose if we let offensive behavior and habits infect us. So, here is to a more chivalrous rivalry.
09/21/2013 11:36amAmerican student Amanda Knox on Friday defended her decision not to return to Italy for a new appeals trial over the 2007 killing of her British roommate, even as she acknowledged that "everything is at stake," insisting she is innocent.
09/21/2013 12:43pmUtah's nonfarm payroll employment for August 2013 grew by an estimated 2.7 percent, adding 33,200 jobs to the economy as compared to August 2012. Utah's current employment level registers 1,283,700.
09/21/2013 1:43pmThe University of Utah's S.J. Quinney College of Law held a symposium and gala Friday in celebration of the college's 100th birthday.
09/21/2013 2:05pmFood stamps have figured in Americans' ideas about the poor for decades, from President Lyndon Johnson's vision of a Great Society to President Ronald Reagan's scorn for crooked "welfare queens" and President Bill Clinton's pledge to "end welfare as we know it."
09/21/2013 4:00pmThe Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, Earthjustice and other groups detailed their arguments about why the EPA has shirked its duty to protect residents from ozone in the Uintah Basin. The filing follows a lawsuit filed in 2012.
09/21/2013 5:35pmA 3-year-old boy shot in the head during this week's mass shooting at a southwest Chicago park was recovering from surgery in intensive care Saturday, a family spokesman said.
09/21/2013 6:05pmIn a small room similar to a doctor's office, Marlaina Dreher broke into applause as her 5-year-old son, Brandon, grabbed a red plastic spoon filled with puréed lasagna and fed himself.
09/21/2013 6:15pmThe Utah Food Bank collected food items for the needy during Saturday's annual food drive. Donations are accepted year-round.
09/21/2013 7:03pmThe number of people visiting the Beehive State climbed to historic levels last year. Domestic and international tourist visitation to Utah hit an all-time high in 2012, with 23.5 million people visiting the state.
09/21/2013 7:08pmTerrified shoppers huddled in back hallways and prayed they would not be found by the Islamic extremist gunmen lobbing grenades and firing assault rifles inside Nairobi's top mall Saturday. When the way appeared clear, crying mothers clutching small children and blood-splattered men sprinted out of the four-story mall.
09/21/2013 7:44pmThousands of people enjoyed a walk in the park with their dog for the 18th annual Strut your Mutt.
09/21/2013 9:09pmWhen someone doesn't buckle-up they can run the risk of being ejected from their seat and hitting someone else riding with them, sometimes with deadly consequences.
09/21/2013 11:12pmThose who participated in the festival, held twice a year, said it's a great tool to help connect people who may walk in different worlds.
09/21/2013 11:21pmA 2-alarm fire left a West Jordan home uninhabitable Saturday.
09/21/2013 11:22pmA traffic accident in Salt Lake City left a bicyclist in critical condition Saturday.
09/21/2013 11:26pmPolice said they are seeking a man who robbed a Chase Bank by handing a teller a note.
09/21/2013 11:34pmScuba divers from all over the state participated in a scuba diving competition to help soldiers.
09/21/2013 11:40pmIt took a couple of tries, but Utah Republicans finally decided Saturday to keep alive a proposal aimed at helping the party fight an initiative petition drive to replace the state's unique system for nominating candidates.