05/07/2014 6:56amIf you say you don't do it, or haven't done it, the numbers may call you a liar. Texting, reading or sending email, using social media, even posting "selfies" have all been documented on our roadways, sometimes with tragic result
05/07/2014 7:18amA motorist caused damage to utility fixtures and ended up in a Kearns backyard Tuesday after he reportedly mixed up the brake and gas pedals of his Chevy Impala.
05/07/2014 8:03amA teenage girl born without a hand was surprised with a cutting-edge bionic hand after her friends started a campaign on Twitter.
05/07/2014 8:31amFormer Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. said he's "open" to another run for the White House while offering praise for Hillary Clinton, the Democratic front-runner for 2016.
05/07/2014 8:47amA former Bingham High School football player is battling Cancer and his teammates and classmates are rallying to help.
05/07/2014 9:01amA homeless man has filed a lawsuit against Sandy contesting the city's enforcement of panhandling under a statute a federal court in 2012 held to be "facially unconstitutional."
05/07/2014 9:28amTalk about messing with the wrong guy. Someone tried to rip off the son of KSL consumer reporter Bill Gephardt.
05/07/2014 9:41amTraffic was flowing again on both sides of a major California-to-Nevada interstate after being blocked by a bridge fire that stalled travelers and left charred wreckage slumping into lanes.
05/07/2014 10:09amKyle Van Noy found trouble long before coming to BYU, but he flourished once he got to college. Four years later, the star linebacker is poised to take his talents to the NFL. Most mock drafts have Van Noy slotted to go in this week's second round.
05/07/2014 10:16amAmerican policy is tough on second wage-earners. What does that say about how we value work?
05/07/2014 10:21amA Cache County family is using their experiences to help parents who have children with autism.
05/07/2014 10:46amHikers can access two beautiful slot canyons from one trailhead in southern Utah. And it is beautiful — be sure to bring your camera.
05/07/2014 11:03amPeople who make at least six figures a year and are looking for love online tend to be iPhone users, while their Android counterparts make on average less than $60,000 a year, according to new data from a mobile dating application.
05/07/2014 11:25amCalled the flic-flac spider after the gymnastics term for a back handspring, the newly discovered species uses its legs to create a rolling motion when provoked.
05/07/2014 11:40amUtah is often cited as a success story. Generally speaking, Utahns take pride in the state's economic performance, sound management and positive attributes. However, success and growth brings their own set of challenges and danger.
05/07/2014 12:16pmFederal and state governments should move to a single lethal drug for executions instead of complex cocktails that can be botched, a group of criminal justice experts said in a new review of the death penalty in the United States.
05/07/2014 12:54pmSalt Lake County Parks and Recreation planners are asking the public's help in shaping a master plan for the county's parks and recreation centers. Six public meetings will be conducted in May to seek public input.
05/07/2014 1:15pmVideos of kids dancing hilariously is a time-honored Internet tradition. But two kids under the age of 10 will leave those videos in the dust and blow your minds with their dance skills.
05/07/2014 1:40pmSWAT teams were dispatched to a house Wednesday morning during a standoff and Voyage Academy was placed on lockdown for several hours during the incident.
05/07/2014 2:01pmBrigham Young University was recently named the 'most desirable' college in Utah based on the number of people who applied to the school.
05/07/2014 2:01pmSound Spotlight: The Anchorage, a local ska band, has the energy to get the audience moving.
05/07/2014 2:33pmWhether you're an avid car guy who loves the smell of new leather, or just tired of your old clunker rattling at every stop light, spring is a great time to go car shopping. Before you start hitting the lots, however, it pays to plan in advance.
05/07/2014 4:16pmA man wanted in connection with a shooting in the parking lot of a strip club has been arrested.
05/07/2014 5:32pmThe string of brief and poignant baby obituaries from the Vernal area in 2013 is causing clean air advocates to question if pollution from oil and gas production is helping to write their fate.
05/07/2014 6:43pmSophea Larsen was reunited with her family Wednesday afternoon following large-scale search conducted by the Unified Police Department. The toddler was dropped off at the home of a relative who then contacted police, Sheriff Jim Winder said.
05/07/2014 6:50pmA Uintah County girl's foot was so badly damaged after it was pinned under the tire of UPS truck Tuesday night that it could not be saved, according to a friend of the girl's family.
05/07/2014 7:11pmThe wet, cool April water managers had hoped for in Utah did a disappearing act, and with that hopes of a decent runoff season all but evaporated. Farmers who rely on streams for irrigation are in for another tough year and reservoir storage is down.
05/07/2014 7:15pmThe mother of a man left lying in the street by a hit-and-run driver is asking anyone with information to contact police as she waits by his bedside for him to heal.
05/07/2014 7:15pmAn Idaho man pleaded guilty Wednesday to flying planeloads of marijuana around the country for at least three years before his November arrest at Vernal Regional Airport.
05/07/2014 7:16pmThe Department of Workforce Services, in partnership with the Utah State Office of Education and the STEM Action Center, has launched a $6 million grant program to help Utah schools create science, technology, engineering and math education programs.
05/07/2014 7:32pmHere's what I've learned from all the many weddings I've attended and what they've taught me about love, friendship, myself, and (not least) being a wedding guest.
05/07/2014 7:50pmDavid Elijah Jensen, 23, was sentenced to two consecutive terms of three-years-to-life in prison Wednesday for abusing an 11-year-old patient while working as a nurse's assistant at Primary Children's Hospital.
05/07/2014 8:03pmTory and Maresa Law's little boy, 8-month-old Max, was scheduled for heart surgery Tuesday, but getting him to the hospital was a bigger ordeal than expected.
05/07/2014 8:40pmThis Mother's Day, build up Mom's personal library, as well as her collection for the little ones in her life. Give her the gift of one book to read for herself and another to read to her children or grandchildren.
05/07/2014 9:08pmIt's every 10-year-old kid's dream: walk out the backdoor and take a ride on your own, personal roller coaster. For one northern California family, that dream is a reality.
05/07/2014 9:10pmTwo people were killed in a plane crash near Santa Clara Wednesday, police said. The single-engine plane was registered to a flight school in the St. George area, according to police.
05/07/2014 9:22pmA viral blog post about being selfless in marriage has now been published as a book.
05/07/2014 10:12pmAn allergic condition of the esophagus, where eating particular foods cause the esophagus to become inflamed and even scarred, makes eating hazardous to the health of a woman and her children.
05/07/2014 10:25pmPolice arrested a man after a reported carjacking and resulting car chase, which closed down westbound I-80 for several hours.
05/07/2014 10:45pmStarting May 13, searching the web, taking a picture and dialing a phone number with your hands while driving will be illegal. The new restrictions essentially ban manipulating your phone with your hands, with a few exceptions.
05/07/2014 10:48pmSocial media paid dividends Wednesday as Unified police used it to ratchet up pressure to safely recover a 15-month-old girl. Police agencies around the state are finding new social alternatives to solve cases.
05/07/2014 10:51pmAfter they were nearly tricked by a fake IRS agent, a refugee family living in Cottonwood Heights wants to make sure others know about the telephone scam. They say the caller uses threats to try and scare people out of their money.