Families grateful for 'outpouring of blessings' after electrical accident
The man who was electrocuted by a power line while working on the roof of a Draper business Friday left behind a wife and three children. One of the two other men who were critically injured in the incident now fights for his life in a coma.
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Katie McKellar | Posted Aug 29th - 11:23pm
A man was critically injured Saturday after he was shocked by a power line while hanging a banner near a home development site in Lehi.
Charles Odum, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 10:40pm
A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 10:21pm
Texas prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what officials described as a "senseless and cowardly act."
Katie McKellar | Posted Aug 29th - 9:10pm
A security breach in the Utah Food Bank's website may have resulted in the disclosure of more than 10,000 donors' personal information.
Ray Boone | Posted Aug 29th - 8:43pm
The annual Soldier Hollow Sheepdog Classic gets underway next weekend. In anticipation of the event, a world-renowned sheepherder took time Saturday morning to train some local sheepherders and their dogs.
Candice Choi, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 6:59pm
This probably isn't what the United Nations had in mind when it established the International Day of Peace: Burger King asked McDonald's to join forces to create a "McWhopper."
Geoff Liesik | Posted Aug 29th - 6:14pm
A Roosevelt police officer's patrol vehicle and his personal pickup truck were destroyed by fire at the officer's home.
Dennis Romboy | Posted Aug 29th - 5:45pm
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul had one word for the Donald Trump phenomenon that seems to be sweeping the country: "Insane."
Rebecca Santana and Kevin McGill, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 5:14pm
As the church bells rang marking the decade since Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, the 80-year-old woman wept softly into a tissue as she leaned against her rusting Oldsmobile near a Catholic church in Mississippi.
Christopher S. Rugaber, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 2:38pm
Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that employers remain confident in the economy and are laying off few workers.
Martha Ostergar | Posted Aug 29th - 2:01pm
Who knew that the process for destroying bullets looks and sounds similar to popping popcorn?
McKenzie Romero | Posted Aug 29th - 1:15pm
A physics professor, curious about local political spending, has won his Utah Supreme Court bid to open records from the former Envision Ogden civic group.
Katie McKellar | Posted Aug 29th - 12:30pm
A political issues committee joined with local mayors and business leaders outside Midvale City Hall on Thursday to promote a quarter-cent sales tax hike that will appear on the Nov. 3 ballot in 16 Utah counties.
Jay Yoemans, Deseret News | Posted Aug 29th - 12:22pm
Here is a preseason look at the best options for the 2015 Heisman Trophy.
Jasen Lee | Posted Aug 29th - 11:55am
Utah Business magazine hosted its annual Fast 50 event, honoring the 50 fastest-growing businesses in the state.
Dennis Romboy | Posted Aug 29th - 11:20am
State officials released a 30-day plan Thursday to improve management practices, retail service and the work environment at Utah's liquor stores.
Ben Lockhart | Posted Aug 29th - 10:55am
Less than three weeks before a scheduled sentencing, a federal judge has recused himself in the case against San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman for the ATV protest ride he organized and led in Recapture Canyon in May 2014.
Ken Thomas and Lisa Lerer, Associated Press | Posted Aug 29th - 10:30am
In ways both subtle and blunt, Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign is sending a message to Vice President Joe Biden about his potential presidential campaign: This won't be easy.
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