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Man runs across highway, killed in hit-and-run accident

KSL.com  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:46am

Police on Friday were searching for a car that hit and killed a man as he ran across several lanes of traffic on Bangerter Highway.

In report to Congress, Planned Parenthood says videos are deceptive

Eugene Scott, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:19am

Planned Parenthood sent a report to Congress on Thursday that they say proves undercover videos released attacking the organization are heavily edited and inaccurate.

1-legged swimmer sets new records

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 8:03am

An extremely talented high school swimmer excels in her sport, and she does it all with one leg.

High school legging, yoga pant restrictions angering students

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:40am

The superintendent over a Massachusetts high school is defending a new controversial dress code, saying the goal is to prepare students for the workforce.

'Sister Wives' cite gay marriage ruling in polygamy case

Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:21am

A polygamous family says the landmark Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage shows that laws prohibiting consensual adult relationships are outdated even if the unions are unpopular.

#WeStandWithWDBJ: Journalists post tributes to victims of WDBJ shooting

Daphne Sashin, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:03am

Reporters, camera operators and journalism colleagues everywhere openly struggled with their shock and grief on social media after TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were shot dead while reporting live on air in Virginia.

Presidential candidate Rand Paul to rally in Orem

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 6:45am

Utah will be the last stop on a five-day campaign swing through five Western states for Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul.

New words in the dictionary? Awesomesauce!

Michael Pearson, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:42pm

New words! In the Oxford dictionary! So exciting! If there were only a word to describe just how exciting.

13-year-old son helps rescue Utah dad in Idaho wilderness

KSL.com  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:34pm

A Utah man is recovering after being hit by a falling boulder in the Idaho backcountry. He survived thanks to his quick-thinking 13-year-old son, he said.

Utahn dies of human plague, health officials confirm

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:33pm

State health officials are investigating a case of bubonic plague, which killed an elderly man in Utah earlier this month.

New Neuroworx Center helping more paralysis patients realize dreams

Ed Yeates  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 10:06pm

From one small room in a strip mall to more than 24,000 square feet, Neuroworx cut the ribbon Thursday on it's new $9-million rehab center in Sandy. For paralysis patients, the evolution is a dream come true.

Vandals cause $150K in damages to cement business

Ben Lockhart and Sam Penrod  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:48pm

Vandals popped the tires and broke out the windows of several cement trucks and other vehicles at a Mt. Pleasant business Tuesday night, and police are looking for whoever is responsible.

Tooele coach pleads guilty to having sex with teen girl

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 9:03pm

A volunteer Tooele High track coach accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl on the team has pleaded guilty to reduced charges.

4 mindfulness skills that can help you manage anxiety

Jennifer Sorensen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 8:41pm

Feelings of panic, restlessness, excessive worry, difficulties concentrating and irritability are all common symptoms of anxiety. Here are four mindfulness skills that have proven to reduce anxiety.

Quick response saved toddler from drowning, deputies say

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 8:14pm

Box Elder County deputies say the parents of a 2-year-old boy looked away for a brief moment, then found their son at the bottom of a pool. They say the quick response of witnesses saved the boy's life.

Marital stress can make you eat more, study says

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 7:29pm

Do you crave junk food when you're fighting with your spouse? That might be normal, according to a new study that says people in stressful marriages have "significantly higher" levels of the hormone that makes you hungry.

Cheer team dance inspired by fight against cancer

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 7:04pm

A local cheer squad is dancing in honor of those impacted by cancer in their community at the Relay for Life Saturday.

Teen accused of murdering neighbor now charged with raping her

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:43pm

A 15-year-old charged with luring his 12-year-old neighbor from her home and killing her now faces an additional charge of rape.

Trio charged in home invasion attack on Vernal man

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:35pm

Three Uintah County men are facing felony charges after a violent home-invasion attack that left a Vernal man with more than a dozen stab wounds and one of his alleged attackers with a bullet hole in the leg.

On-air shooter threatened to make 'headlines,' showed anger

Adam Geller and Alan Suderman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:31pm

On the day he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss' hand as two police officers walked him to the door. "You'll need this," he said.

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