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Tooele couple sues after 8-year-old gets salmonella from cucumber

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 8:10pm

Another Utah couple whose daughter became sick after eating contaminated cucumbers has sued a California produce distributor.


'Fire hose' of moisture slams South Carolina; 12 killed

Seanna Adcox and Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 8:06pm

People across South Carolina got an object lesson Monday in how you can dodge a hurricane and still get hammered.

LGBT community proposes renaming 900 South 'Harvey Milk Boulevard'

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 7:48pm

City and LGBT community leaders have announced a proposal to rename 900 South as "Harvey Milk Boulevard" after the fallen LGBT activist.

Tips for making the 'terrible twos' not so terrible

Alicia Walters, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 7:30pm

By age 2, most children are curious as ever, and the trait often manifests itself in a big mess. Here are four activities to help your child learn more independence without destroying your home — and your sanity in the process.

Elderly man charged for crashing into 4 boys on ATV

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 7:02pm

An elderly man is facing charges after crashing into four young boys on a small ATV. Two of the boys were seriously injured, officials said.

California governor signs right-to-die legislation

Judy Lin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 7:01pm

California will become the fifth U.S. state to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives using doctor-prescribed drugs after Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday he had signed one of the most emotionally charged bills of the year.

2 SUU flight instructors killed in plane crash

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 6:25pm

Two Southern Utah University flight instructors died Monday afternoon when the plane they were in crashed near Cedar City Regional Airport, the university and fire officials confirmed.

Chaffetz says speaker bid may be 'long shot,' Utah delegation has yet to declare support

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 6:19pm

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, who said Monday his bid to become U.S. House speaker is a "long shot," may not have the support of the rest of Utah's congressional delegation.

Appeals court to hear arguments on Alta snowboarding ban

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 5:44pm

As Utah resorts gear up for the winter season, a federal appeals court will hear arguments from a group of snowboarders who want to ride at skiers-only Alta.

Coast Guard: Missing ship sank, 1 body found, search goes on

Jason Dearen and Jennifer Kay, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 5:34pm

The captain of the 790-foot El Faro planned to bypass Hurricane Joaquin, but some kind of mechanical failure left the U.S. container ship with 33 people aboard helplessly — and tragically — adrift in the path of the powerful storm, the vessel's owners say.

2 Salt Lake residents find explosive devices in separate incidents

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 5:32pm

Two residents located explosive devices and delivered the dangerous items to Salt Lake police Sunday in separate incidents.

Police: Layton man attempts to duct tape, rape woman

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 5:28pm

A man who police say attempted to duct tape and assault a former girlfriend was arrested over the weekend in Layton.

After 111 years, Utah power plant shuts down

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 4:17pm

Several people recently gathered near Provo to recognize the Olmsted Hydroelectric Power Plant as it is retired after 111 years of operation.

Trophy bull elk illegally killed in Book Cliffs; DWR seeks poachers

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 3:16pm

Division of Wildlife Resources conservation officers are seeking information about the illegal killing of a trophy bull elk in the Book Cliffs area.

Lehi woman 'absolutely floored' after singing with Idina Menzel

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 2:03pm

First Kelly Clarkson stops her concert to hold a Utah baby, now the baby's mom gets her own musical moment with Broadway star Idina Menzel.

Why the House speaker's race just got nasty

Deirdre Walsh and Manu Raju, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 1:36pm

The race for Speaker could turn the House floor into complete chaos later this month, prompting an ugly public fight and further roiling a Republican Party struggling to present a governing vision for the country.

Have You Seen This? Spin landing a seaplane

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 1:15pm

Landing a plane on the water is hard enough. Spinning out on purpose and staying in control is even harder.

A multigenerational hit: Student debt traps parents and kids

Josh Boak, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 12:41pm

A college degree practically stamped Andres Aguirre's ticket to the middle class. Yet at age 40, he's still paying the price of admission.

Thousands of unedited Apollo photos now available online

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 12:25pm

All images snapped by astronauts during NASA's Apollo missions are now available online, including candid shots of astronauts inside their spacecrafts and on the moon.

Change announced for fishing kokanee salmon in Utah

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 11:28am

Anglers should be aware of a new rule for fishing kokanee salmon that will take effect in Utah in 2016.

Police arrest duo in connection to park-and-ride car thefts

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 5th - 11:15am

A man and woman were arrested after allegedly stealing at least seven cars from UTA park-and-ride lots.


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