The distraught parents of a Kearns woman accused of disposing of her newborn daughter in a trash can say their daughter has "special needs" and didn't understand what she was doing.
Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press | posted 10 minutes ago
A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law in a lawsuit filed by the family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives."
Natalie Crofts | posted 14 minutes ago
Occupants of a truck damaged numerous mailboxes and cars by hitting them with a baseball bat early Wednesday morning, police said.
Melinda Deslatte, Associated Press | posted 23 minutes ago
In a move certain to bolster his national standing with conservatives, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal sued the Obama administration Wednesday, hoping to strike a blow against the controversial Common Core education standards and raising his profile as he builds a likely presidential campaign.
Faith Heaton Jolley | posted 30 minutes ago
A man was arrested Wednesday morning, becoming the fourth person taken into custody in connection with a stabbing in Magna Friday.
Greg Beacham, Associated Press | posted 30 minutes ago
Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw confessed that he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.
Benjamin Wood | posted 31 minutes ago
After a three-hour hearing Wednesday, 3rd District Judge Ryan Harris changed his mind and declined to issue a ruling on the amount of a bond Park City Mountain Resort must pay its landlord to continue operations through the upcoming ski season.
Geoff Liesik | posted 49 minutes ago
An intense rainstorm that dumped more than an inch of water on the Vernal area Wednesday touched off flash flooding throughout Uintah County.
Marjorie Cortez | posted Aug 27th - 6:03pm
Food stamp users can match their benefits up to $10 at the Downtown Farmers Market. Officials say the match, made possible through a grant, encourages consumption of fresh produce and supports local farmers.
Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press | posted Aug 27th - 5:29pm
Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today's packed planes: the ability to recline their seat a few inches. When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane, just halfway to its destination.
Faith Heaton Jolley | posted Aug 27th - 5:24pm
A 911 dispatcher helped a father deliver a baby in a van Monday morning and the audio of the call was released Wednesday.
Sue Manning, Associated Press | posted Aug 27th - 5:20pm
Young people aren't the only ones who get back-to-school blues. Pooches used to months of constant playtime can get upset when their best buddies disappear with the dog days of summer.
Wendy Leonard | posted Aug 27th - 4:56pm
A mother who left her 11-month-old baby in a hot car had a "lapse of awareness" and won't be charged in the death of her daughter, the Washington County attorney said.
Nicole Vowell and Whitney Evans | posted Aug 27th - 4:34pm
A can light ignited a fire that caused an estimated $250,000 in damages to three West Jordan businesses Wednesday, fire officials said.
Curt Anderson, Associated Press | posted Aug 27th - 4:23pm
An American freelance journalist held hostage and threatened with death by Islamic militants wanted to tell the world through his writing about oppressed people in the Middle East, his mother said in a video released Wednesday.
Faith Heaton Jolley | posted Aug 27th - 3:02pm
Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man and woman involved in two car burglaries.
Sarah Bringhurst for Ok.com | posted Aug 27th - 2:03pm
The loss of Robin Williams has influenced many people. In hopes of finding a silver lining, here are a few things we can learn from the man and his works.
by Division of Wildlife Resources | BrandView
Fall is the best time of year to fish in Utah. If you don't have a spot you prefer already, check out these great locations.
Martha Ostergar | posted Aug 27th - 1:20pm
A dog has learned how to blow bubbles, and it's delightful.
Natalie Crofts | posted Aug 27th - 1:01pm
Police are asking for help to identify the individuals responsible for a recent rash of thefts at a construction site.
Faith Heaton Jolley | posted Aug 27th - 12:29pm
A person was killed Wednesday morning after their pickup truck was hit by a cement pump truck, police said.
Geoff Liesik | posted Aug 27th - 12:17pm
Cameo Crispi, a Uintah County woman accused of using burning bacon to start a fire inside her ex-boyfriend's house, was ordered to stand trial Wednesday on a number of charges including arson.
Natalie Crofts | posted Aug 27th - 11:31am
An inventive grandfather built a toy for his family that neighbors are sure to be envious of — a working hovercraft.
Lane Anderson, Deseret News National Edition | posted Aug 27th - 11:20am
A study of 800 Baltimore school kids finds that those born poor stay poor.