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Biggest road rage triggers, the return of 'pink slime,' and more secure credit cards

05/26/2014 8:53am
Summer travel season is underway. So what are the biggest triggers for road rage? Also, reviled a couple of years ago, "pink slime" may be making a comeback.

12-year-old girl found safe, police say

05/26/2014 4:22pm
Police asked for the public's help Monday in finding a 12-year-old Cottonwood Heights girl who had been missing for nearly 24 hours. She was found safe, the police department said in a tweet.

2 dead, 2 injured in ATV accident

05/26/2014 5:05pm
Two people were killed Sunday in an ATV accident, sheriff's officials reported Monday.

Blinded soldier, widow sue former Gitmo prisoner

05/26/2014 5:31pm
A Utah soldier blinded in Afghanistan and the widow of another American soldier killed there have filed a $44.7 million wrongful death and injury lawsuit against a Canadian man who was held at Guantanamo Bay and pleaded guilty to committing war crimes when he was 15.

Suspected arsonist arrested in connection with Woods Cross house fire

05/26/2014 5:58pm
A woman was arrested for allegedly starting a small house fire early Monday morning.

'Most famous airplane ever built' offers flights to honor lives lost in WWII

05/26/2014 6:59pm
Historic B-17 flights will be offered this coming Saturday and Sunday to commemorate the lives lost during World War II. To highlight the event, a local veteran flew with reporters Monday on what he calls the "most famous plane ever built."

Toddler rescued after near drowning in river, police say

05/26/2014 7:10pm
A 2-year-old girl was saved from a Duchesne County river Monday morning after a family member pulled her to safety.

West Valley teen learns helmet safety rules the hard way

05/26/2014 7:37pm
Fewer than 40 percent of children wear helmets while riding a bike, a skateboard, a scooter or other vehicle. But one West Valley teenager won't take his safety equipment for granted after sustaining a concussion in a longboard accident recently.

Elaborate deer crossing a 'qualified success'

05/26/2014 7:40pm
An elaborate system of fences and underpasses built last year to keep deer and vehicles from colliding east of Kanab has been labeled a success. But the experiment has not been without problems — both animal and human in nature.

Memorial event honors Sgt. Cory Wride, other American Fork natives

05/26/2014 9:08pm
On this Memorial Day, thousands of people are paying tribute to the men and women who have sacrificed and continue to sacrifice for our country. A program honoring Sgt. Cory Wride took place in American Fork.

Trailer full of camping gear stolen from St. George Boy Scout troop

05/26/2014 10:08pm
A Boy Scout troop in St. George is facing disappointment at the start of camping season after a trailer full of its gear was stolen earlier this month.

Fossil-theft phenomenon has petrified forest visitors returning 'keepsakes'

05/26/2014 10:18pm
Is an ancient curse hanging over a Utah state park? Many visitors who have plundered petrified wood from the park have lived to regret it and begged forgiveness.

Dangerous search and rescue training documented by Utah filmmakers

05/26/2014 10:29pm
Rescue operations in Utah can be so complex, they even inspire Hollywood movies. A pair of Utah filmmakers were on hand when the Emery County Sheriff's Office and Utah National Guard teamed up for a training exercise in the San Rafael Swell.

Local vets call for additional medical care for returning soldiers

05/26/2014 10:48pm
A group of World War II veterans said at a Memorial Day ceremony at the Kaysville Cemetery that more medical care is needed.