07/08/2014 5:50amA roller coaster derailed Monday at the Six Flags Magic Mountain amusement park, slightly injuring four people and leaving about two dozen stranded about 20 feet in the air, authorities said.
07/08/2014 7:35amCity administrators are planning to upgrade the almost-75-year-old Provo Power Plant, which is susceptible to collapse in even a small earthquake.
07/08/2014 7:59amA new survey shows that July heat or December cold does not deter an overwhelming majority of Utah residents from getting outside at least once a week. Even more impressive, nearly 90 percent said outdoor recreation is very important to them.
07/08/2014 9:01amBYU and the University of Utah won't play each other in football this year, but their rivalry is getting national attention anyway.
07/08/2014 9:37amWater slides and summer are synonymous with youthful fun. It seems like no summer is complete without some sort of fun in the water.
07/08/2014 9:50amIf two of the most progressive U.S. cities don't pass a tax on sugary drinks, will the idea finally fizzle out?
07/08/2014 9:54amYoobi school supplies company gives paper, pencils and markers to school kids in America's poorest school districts.
07/08/2014 10:24amInvestigators suspect an external electrical source caused a warehouse near 4200 South and 150 West to catch fire.
07/08/2014 10:26amExperts say a dinosaur fossil bed in eastern Idaho containing some 200 specimens could be the most important such site in the state.
07/08/2014 10:46amRep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said he believes Mitt Romney will run for president again in 2016 and win.
07/08/2014 11:01amUtah is a great place for dinosaur lovers to find fossils in museums and in nature. How much do you know about Utah's dinosaur destinations? Find out and learn more with this quiz.
07/08/2014 11:16amA group of Utah County voters is asking the lieutenant governor to investigate whether county attorney Jeff Buhman violated state law by releasing personal records of his Republican primary opponent.
07/08/2014 12:08pmResidents of a Riverton neighborhood heard squawks Monday morning and teamed up to rescue nine ducklings from a storm drain.
07/08/2014 1:15pmAt the July 5 Paul McCartney concert, one man got the opportunity of a lifetime when McCartney pulled two concertgoers onstage.
07/08/2014 1:19pmHaving trouble getting your body to look the way you want it? Here are the ins and outs of safe surgical options.
07/08/2014 2:03pmBefore you see "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," we give a spoiler-free overview of the original series and let you know if they're worth watching again — or for the first time.
07/08/2014 3:21pmUtah has issued its first registration cards Tuesday morning under a limited medical marijuana program allowing those with severe epilepsy to possess a low-potency extract.
07/08/2014 3:45pmSome of this week's user photos include: 4th of July celebrations, a hot air balloon crash, the Taylor Mountain fire and cyclists rescuing an injured dog in Memory Grove.
07/08/2014 4:22pmCleveland won the unanimous backing of a Republican National Committee panel on Tuesday, all but guaranteeing the GOP's 2016 presidential pick will accept the party's nomination in perennially hard-fought Ohio.
07/08/2014 4:34pmTwo Hotshot teams that had been assigned to the Taylor Mountain Road Fire north of Vernal have been released to respond to a new wildfire burning 5 miles east of East Carbon.
07/08/2014 5:12pmPresident Barack Obama appealed to Congress on Tuesday for $3.7 billion in emergency spending to deal with the immigration crisis on the nation's southern border, where unaccompanied children have been showing up by the thousands in a human drama that's causing a political storm in Washington and beyond.
07/08/2014 5:43pmA government scientist cleaning out an old storage room at a research center near Washington made a startling discovery last week — decades-old vials of smallpox packed away and forgotten in a cardboard box.
07/08/2014 6:27pmIn an unexpected move, Timothy Troy Walker pleaded guilty and was sentenced Tuesday for the murder of Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson 10 months ago.
07/08/2014 7:01pmAn elephant is rescued in India after being held captive for 50 years while enduring abuse.
07/08/2014 7:01pmSecurity video showed nothing amiss when Frankea Dabbs — wearing dark glasses, pushing a baby stroller and pulling a rolling suitcase — entered a busy Manhattan subway station Monday night.
07/08/2014 7:08pmFormer West Valley police detective Shaun Cowley made a brief initial appearance in court Tuesday morning. He is charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of Danielle Willard.
07/08/2014 7:11pmEmery County prosecutors have charged Chad Robert Snyder with attempted murder and two firearms offenses in connection with the June 29 shooting of his wife.
07/08/2014 7:14pmWest Valley City's police chief fired back strongly Tuesday at allegations of "hush money" being paid out by the former administration to cover up alleged illegal activities and "drinking funds" being established with confiscated drug money.
07/08/2014 7:19pmThe Utah Department of Health began issuing hemp extract registration cards on Tuesday, allowing caregivers to possess and use hemp oil extract in treating patients with epilepsy.
07/08/2014 7:28pmA self-taught photographer and mom of two has been taking breathtaking photos of her sons on their farm in western Russia that create a storybook world between humans and animals.
07/08/2014 7:30pmSusan Cox Powell's mother-in-law and sister-in- law are challenging in court her father's effort to remove them as beneficiaries of $2.3 million in life insurance proceeds.
07/08/2014 7:42pmStars are coming from Starling City, Middle Earth and Pasadena, California, to join this fall's Salt Lake Comic Con guest lineup.
07/08/2014 8:04pmAuthor J.K. Rowling gave readers a peek into the adult life of the members of Dumbledore's Army when she released a new Rita Skeeter gossip column Tuesday.
07/08/2014 8:22pm"The veracity and value of the book of Abraham cannot be settled by scholarly debate concerning the book's translation and historicity," a new LDS Church essay concludes. The essay is the latest released on the Gospel Topics section of LDS.org.
07/08/2014 8:28pmPolice have the DNA test results back from the FBI involving the seven babies Megan Huntsman gave birth to in the late '90s and early 2000s.
07/08/2014 8:31pmPostpartum depression brings with it many difficulties. However, it can also bring gifts in the form of life lessons that can have a positive impact on someone for the rest of their life.
07/08/2014 9:01pmTwo Canadian men built a mobile hot tub in a 1969 Coupe DeVille Convertible and are hoping to gain the title of the "World's Fastest Hot Tub."
07/08/2014 9:22pmFamily and friends of a Murray girl who was involved in a roll-over car accident in Louisiana have rallied together and raising money to bring her home.
07/08/2014 10:15pmA child almost drowns while swimming in an apartment pool in Lehi, but a complete stranger ran to her rescue and saved her life.
07/08/2014 10:38pmRainbow Family members are filtering out of the Heber Valley after their annual gathering ended Sunday, but Wasatch County authorities say some of them continue to get into trouble with the law.
07/08/2014 10:43pmA teen from California confessed to setting a fire that destroyed the Baron Woolen Mills in Brigham City on June 29, police said.
07/08/2014 10:52pmA city councilman says the demolishing of two markers from Sons and Daughters of Utah Pioneers at Riverton Park was the only option in the building of a new park.
07/08/2014 11:15pmGordon Hayward agreed to a max deal with Charlotte, which would be worth $63 million over four years, according to Yahoo Sports.