08/10/2014 8:34amAfter a four-year hiatus, the Ogden Valley Balloon Festival is back starting Aug. 15, and there is no shortage of balloonists who want to participate.
08/10/2014 9:11amChanges in Utah weather occasionally prohibit medical helicopters from flying to the aid of patients in need. A new Intermountain Healthcare ground transport program promises to get patients care while they are transported to larger facilities.
08/10/2014 10:17amNo one was told to be quiet Friday at the Kearns Library. The building was bursting with children running and laughing as they raced from one activity to the next, part of the library's 50th anniversary party.
08/10/2014 11:58amThe Salt Lake County Fair wrapped up Saturday with a demolition derby, one of many traditional fair offerings, such as cooking competitions, animals, carnival rides, food, entertainment, various booths, and ribbons.
08/10/2014 12:51pmFacebook games will have to reveal any in-app charges and will no longer be allowed to give players bonuses for "liking" their pages under new rules rolled out for developers this week.
08/10/2014 1:31pmA study underway that's expected to offer proposed legislation to curb increases in incarcerations is being closely watched by lawmakers working to come up with a location for a new state prison.
08/10/2014 2:00pmThe war of words between Amazon, publishing house Hachette and an alliance of authors flared up this weekend, as the parties made their pricing cases directly to readers.
08/10/2014 3:41pmThe husband of a jogger found strangled in a park has been charged with her murder, police said Sunday, days after they warned female runners to take extra precautions until the killer was caught.
08/10/2014 4:11pmSalt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker met with local business and outdoor industry leaders to discuss the impact of climate change on local recreation activities and businesses that support it.
08/10/2014 6:15pmSunshine and blue skies returned to parts of Hawaii on Sunday after days of heavy rain and gusting winds brought by Tropical Storm Iselle, the first to make landfall in more than two decades. A second storm in the Pacific, Hurricane Julio, had tourists and residents on edge but is moving away from the islands and no longer posing a threat.
08/10/2014 6:58pmFlorida 9-year-old describes being bitten by a large alligator while swimming. Michelle Meredith reports.
08/10/2014 8:00pmIsrael and the Hamas militant group accepted an Egyptian cease-fire proposal Sunday, clearing the way for the resumption of talks on a long-term truce to end a month of heavy fighting in the Gaza Strip that has taken nearly 2,000 lives.
08/10/2014 8:43pmEnjoy Arches National Park? Dirt biking? Maybe river running is your thing. A land use plan that includes recreation, potash mining, oil and gas drilling and other activities in southeast Utah was showcased in a video that debuted this week.
08/10/2014 9:06pmA woman was transported by Life Flight to the hospital after an ATV accident near Nordic Valley (formerly Wolf Mountain Resort) on Saturday.
08/10/2014 10:18pmA 15-year-old girl hit in her driveway while sunbathing died Sunday, according to a family spokesman.
08/10/2014 10:20pmA small plane crashed and went up in flames at a soccer complex near the South Valley Regional Airport Sunday morning, police say.
08/10/2014 10:22pmA man died when he drove his car off I-80 and struck an unoccupied pickup truck Sunday morning near the mouth of the canyon, police say.
08/10/2014 10:24pmA few thousand people crammed a suburban St. Louis street Sunday night at a vigil for an unarmed black man shot and killed by a police officer, while afterward several car windows were smashed and stores were looted as people carried away armloads of goods.
08/10/2014 10:26pmThe collision was as common as any in racing. Kevin Ward Jr.'s car spun twice like a top, wheels hugging the wall, before it plopped backward on the dimly lit dirt track.
08/10/2014 10:27pmAuthorities say 24 people stranded on a roller coaster have been rescued from near the top of the ride at Six Flags America in Maryland.
08/10/2014 10:29pmAn Army nurse from Utah crash-landed in Albania in World War II, along with a dozen other nurses. They lived by their wits behind Nazi lines for several months, aided and hidden by anti-Nazi partisans.