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Man dies after being hit by FrontRunner train in Provo

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:00am

Authorities say a man has died after being hit by a FrontRunner train in Provo.

Body found in reservoir near missing Utah man's truck

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:00am

Authorities in Utah's Weber County say a body has been found in an Ogden-area reservoir near where a 38-year-old Utah man's pickup truck was found parked more than 10 days ago.

Racers plan to look to Congress for action on Salt Flats

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:00am

Racers who have sounded the alarm that Utah's famous Bonneville Salt Flats are deteriorating now want Congress to step in, arguing that a law is needed because federal land managers aren't doing enough to restore the flats where record-breaking races are held.

Tests finds lead in water at 2 Portland public schools

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:00am

The Portland school district says tests have found high levels of lead in drinking water at two schools.

NY man convicted in Atlanta of selling unsafe supplements

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 9:00am

Prosecutors say a jury in Atlanta has found a New York man guilty of charges related to the online marketing and sale of unsafe dietary supplements.

NY man convicted in Atlanta of selling unsafe supplements

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:40am

Prosecutors say a jury in Atlanta has found a New York man guilty of charges related to the online marketing and sale of unsafe dietary supplements.

Drew Peterson defense expected to begin calling witnesses

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:40am

Lawyers for former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson are expected to start calling witnesses at his trial on murder-for-hire charges.

Tree falls on officer responding to call of a branch in road

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:40am

Authorities say a New Jersey police officer who responded to a call of a large branch blocking part of the road ended up being struck by a falling tree.

Virginia man indicted for efforts to aid Islamic State

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:40am

A Virginia man charged in a sting operation with attempting to aid the Islamic State is facing additional charges.

Mosquito trap company surprised by demand amid Zika outbreak

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:40am

The German manufacturer of traps widely used to monitor mosquitoes that carry Zika says the "enormous demand" due to the virus outbreak caught the company off-guard.

Iowa couple arrested after 13-year-old found driving vehicle

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:30am

An Iowa couple faces child endangerment and drug charges after police say they were caught riding in a vehicle driven by a 13-year-old.

Cloud seeding program continues with collaborative funding

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:30am

Idaho water managers say they will step up funding for a cloud seeding program that's already been credited with increasing the state's mountain snowpack.

Police: Ex-officer kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:30am

Authorities say a former police officer shot his two children to death as they slept in their New York home before he turned the gun on himself.

Man accused of Idaho killing incapable of assisting defense

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:20am

The trial of a man facing a first-degree murder charge has been vacated after a psychologist determined he's mentally incapable of assisting with his own defense.

Florida psychiatrist found guilty of trying to kill her ex

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:20am

A Florida psychiatrist faces up to life in prison after being found guilty of attempting to kill her ex-husband.

Iowa Supreme Court bans life without parole for teen killers

Ryan J. Foley, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:11am

A divided Iowa Supreme Court on Friday banned judges from imposing life prison sentences without the possibility of parole on juveniles convicted of first-degree murder.

The Latest: 17 inches of rain fall on southeast Texas city

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:10am

The Latest on flooding in Texas following heavy rains (all times local):

Virginia Democrats to appeal decision to uphold voter ID law

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:00am

Democrats in Virginia will appeal a court decision to uphold the state's voter ID law.

96-year-old Heimlich uses namesake maneuver on choking woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:00am

The 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich maneuver recently used the emergency technique for the first time himself to save a woman choking on food at his senior living center.