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A shatter-resistant screen is coming soon to a smartphone near you

Aaron Smith, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 12:45pm

Corning just launched Gorilla Glass 5, its latest evolution in break-resistant glass for smartphones.

Former day care worker charged with child sex abuse

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 12:28pm

A former day care worker has been charged with abusing a 5-year-old boy at the facility.

Extreme athletes dive into Midway’s Homestead Crater wearing LED suits

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:47am

On a dark night, four people recently dove from a height of five stories into Midway’s Homestead Crater.

Driver loses control, dies after braking for backed-up traffic on I-15

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:47am

A 34-year-old woman died after losing control of her vehicle and crashing on I-15 Friday morning.

Judge sends Jeremy Johnson to prison for more than 11 years

Dennis Romboy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:41am

A once wealthy internet marketer who lit the fuse on one of Utah's most explosive political scandals, who lost everything and who still faces a federal complaint, will have a lot of time to think about how he changed the state's history.

Judge sends Jeremy Johnson to prison for more than 11 years

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:40am

A once wealthy internet marketer who lit the fuse on one of Utah's most explosive political scandals, who lost everything and who still faces a federal complaints, will have a lot of time to think about how he changed the state's history.

Man charged with gunning down teen siblings over T-shirt appears in court

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:15am

The man charged with gunning down teenage siblings in an argument over a T-shirt made his initial appearance in court Friday.

Committee takes on issues of water rights, watershed

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 7:29am

With nearly as many visitors as all five of Utah's national parks combined, the Wasatch Front’s canyons — and their role as a watershed for a half-million people — are becoming an increasingly contentious issue.

Police: Man found dead in West Jordan was shot 'several times' days before being spotted

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 6:50am

A Colorado man who was found dead in a West Jordan yard had been shot and killed "a couple of days" before his body was discovered, police said Thursday.

Wildfire near Utah-Wyoming border closes highways, reaches 1.5K acres

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 11:21pm

A wildfire raging near the Utah-Wyoming border caused two highways to be closed Thursday evening.

'For the Love of Dakota' boxes helping cheer children in need

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 11:06pm

A Lehi mother is turning a terrible experience at the hospital into something positive and she's created hundreds of special gifts for children in similar situations.

Mosquitofish: A lesser-known ally in the battle against Utah's bitey bugs

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 10:59pm

They are a little-known ally in the battle against the blood-sucking insects, but mosquito abatement workers maintain “mosquitofish” are a highly-effective way to control Utah's mosquito populations.

Helicopters evacuate 2 Boy Scout troops from encroaching wildfire

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 10:51pm

Helicopters evacuated two boy scout troops from a hiking trail near a wildfire Thursday evening, the U.S. Forest Service reported.

WJ councilman not disciplined after incident near bar

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 10:41pm

Councilman Jeff Haaga, who was ticketed but not arrested by South Jordan police after responding to a call for a hit-and-run late Tuesday, had “five steins of beer and a shot” in his system when police found him between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. MDT,

Shurtleff exonerated, but questions and large debts still remain

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 9:24pm

Corruption charges against former Mark Shurtleff have been dismissed, but he still faces shattered public trust and reputation, questions about the fate of his successor and former co-defendant, and staggering legal fees.

Police identify 18-year-old killed in Butterfield Canyon crash

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 9:11pm

An 18-year-old woman from Layton was killed and two teenagers injured Thursday when their car went off a steep canyon road.

Park officials to visitors: Don’t get too close, give bison their space

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 8:13pm

After half of Antelope Island State Park burned last week due to a devastating fire, park officials are warning visitors not to get too close to the bison.

Mother working to raise funds for statue in Bountiful City Cemetery

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:36pm

Inside the Bountiful City Cemetery is an area where infants are buried, but those driving by may not know it, according to Kyra Dunshee.

Experts say space junk burning through atmosphere happens frequently

Keith McCord  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:16pm

A display in the sky late Wednesday night caught thousands of people off guard, but the event was actually expected.

Clearfield gym closes without notice, cited for consumer breach

KSL.com  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 6:54pm

The Division of Consumer Protection cited Performax Gyms in Clearfield for ceasing operations without following required legal procedures under the state's Health Spa Services Protection Act and violating the Utah Consumer Sales Practices Act.