04/16/2014 7:33amFifteen percent of homicides in the United States are filicides — children killed by a parent. Nearly 10 percent of filicides occur during a child's first week of life, according to a new statistical analysis of 32 years of homicide arrest data.
04/16/2014 8:02amThirteen tons of garbage have been hauled out of the Lake Mountain area so far as part of a massive cleanup project to preserve the recreational area and its hundreds of petroglyph panels.
04/16/2014 9:06amIf a stranger offers you a free dog, saying all you have to do is pay for shipping, it's probably a scam.
04/16/2014 9:22amThe Utah gymnastics team left for Birmingham, Ala., Wednesday with one goal in mind — winning.
04/16/2014 9:49amBetween 600 and 900 atheists are expected in Salt Lake City this coming weekend — including Easter Sunday — for a three-day celebration of non-belief. Local atheists hope the event will increase their numbers.
04/16/2014 9:57amFormer New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend $50 million this year through his new group Everytown for Gun Safety to counter the influence of the National Rifle Association, a spokeswoman said Tuesday.
04/16/2014 10:15amChapul energy bars have been gaining a lot of attention lately. Chances are, if you've heard of Chapul bars, it's because of their unusual ingredient: crickets.
04/16/2014 10:51amThe world of camping in Utah just became a little more glamorous.
04/16/2014 11:14amWith the Jazz season ending, one of the team's top priorities is to decide on Gordon Hayward. As a restricted free agent Hayward can sign with any NBA team, but the Jazz have the right to match the contract. The intrigue is how much is Hayward worth.
04/16/2014 11:31amOne of Jean-Michel Arrigona's top concerns this week is how to best frame a five-pound octopus. This is not the first slimy creature Arrigona has preserved in a fashion suited for an art gallery.
04/16/2014 11:46amNew data about smartphone usage shows interesting divides between the way men and women spend their time on mobile devices.
04/16/2014 11:51amThey're called leggings — popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.
04/16/2014 12:02pmThe number of religious-based films seems uncharacteristically high in 2014, but the films are finding an audience and making a solid financial return.
04/16/2014 12:18pmThe University of Utah Campus Store has been burglarized three times in the last month, and officials are asking for the public's help in locating the thief.
04/16/2014 12:37pmPolice arrested a man suspected of robbing a Salt Lake bank Tuesday.
04/16/2014 1:15pmThe FAA requires a pre-flight safety demonstration, and one Southwest flight attendant decided to jazz it up, leaving the passengers with a memorable and humorous experience on their flight to Salt Lake City.
04/16/2014 1:41pmThe man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker was sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday after an initial court appearance.
04/16/2014 2:33pmThe sci-fi flick "Transcendence" starring Johnny Depp comes out this week, and we thought we'd take a look at what sci-fi movies are worth watching on Netflix streaming.
04/16/2014 2:58pmShots fired by a man in a car went through the wall of an apartment building and hit a boy in the ankle Wednesday, police said.
04/16/2014 4:33pmIf you thought smoking a joint occasionally was OK, a new study released Tuesday suggests you might want to reconsider.
04/16/2014 5:36pmA 10-year-old boy reported missing in Sandy Tuesday night returned home around 7:30 Wednesday morning.
04/16/2014 5:48pmA man entered a Dairy Queen and demanded money from the register while pointing a handgun at a clerk, police said.
04/16/2014 5:58pmBeginning June 1, the public will be able to see the progress of rape kit processing in Salt Lake City as part of an effort to improve transparency and make systemic improvements.
04/16/2014 6:10pmA Duchesne County couple is facing felony charges after sheriff's deputies said they found the man and woman drinking inside a bar while their 3-year-old son slept in a cold car outside.
04/16/2014 6:28pmPolice discovered a body at a Taylorsville home Tuesday, and are calling the death "suspicious."
04/16/2014 6:35pmUniversity of Utah police are investigating the theft of a wrought iron gate on campus.
04/16/2014 6:45pmGov. Gary Herbert continued to be optimistic Wednesday that the federal government will sign off soon on his proposed alternative to Medicaid expansion following meetings in Washington, D.C., earlier this week.
04/16/2014 6:57pmA Utah woman accused of concealing seven pregnancies before strangling or suffocating her newborns gave birth each time in her home, authorities said Wednesday.
04/16/2014 7:13pmAs fans converge on the Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience, local artists are preparing to share their work on Artist Alley.
04/16/2014 7:28pmToo many of us live with depression, anxiety, low self-esteem and other insecurities instead of doing everything we can to heal our souls. Here are five ways to repair emotional flat tires and get us back on the road to quality, happier living.
04/16/2014 7:51pmThe death toll from the massive mudslide that hit the Washington town of Oso last month has risen to 39, officials said Wednesday.
04/16/2014 8:06pmVideo from slain Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride's vehicle was shown in court Wednesday during a preliminary hearing for 17- year-old Meagan Grunwald, who is charged in his death.
04/16/2014 8:10pmA Salt Lake man pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges filed after he fired a gun at the Congregation Kol Ami synagogue in Salt Lake City between January and April 2012.
04/16/2014 8:34pmAlthough the rate of consumption has not changed, the ways kids are getting their caffeine has, according to a new report by Pediatrics.
04/16/2014 9:15pmTrey Burke scored a career-high 32 points to go with nine assists and seven rebounds and the Jazz avoided the worst record since moving to Utah 35 years ago with a 136-130 double overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves in the season finale Wednesday night.
04/16/2014 10:28pmEmergency responders said they are fully involved in extinguishing a house fire in Millcreek.
04/16/2014 10:30pmEmergency crews regularly prepare for a 7.0- magnitude earthquake, and they have an idea of how bad the Wasatch Front would look in the event of one. One expert says post-quake Salt Lake City could look much like images from Haiti after the 2010 earthquake.
04/16/2014 10:34pmLDS Church leader Dallin H. Oaks will give the keynote address at UVU's Spring Constitutional Symposium on Religious Freedom. He's not speaking as a church leader, he says, but as a citizen concerned about the condition of democracy in the U.S.
04/16/2014 10:37pmHow do you know if a business is legitimate? All it takes is a few minutes of your time, a little research and knowing where to look.
04/16/2014 10:37pmStrong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered rescuers Thursday in the search for 287 passengers still missing more than 24 hours after their ferry flipped onto its side and filled with water off the southern coast of South Korea.
04/16/2014 10:48pmA Utah man was excavating a pool when the walls of dirt started crumbling and eventually collapsed on top of him. After almost an hour of struggle, he managed to pull himself to safety.