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Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards

Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.

More than 800K Utahns drop, cover for 'Great Utah Shakeout'

More than a quarter of the Utah population dropped, covered and held on at 10:15 Thursday morning during the Great Utah Shakeout, an event to promote preparedness for earthquake survival and recovery.

Man said to be homesick for prison gets 3½ years

An ex-con who spent most of his adult life behind bars on Thursday got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. The 74-year-old gets to go back to the place he called home — prison.

Police seek public help identifying man who fired into apartment

Police have few leads to determine who fired shots from a parking lot that hit a 17 year-old boy as he was sitting inside his West Valley apartment Wednesday.

Distressed parents: Prom dresses too short, too sexy

For Holly Manson, a mom of three teens in Oakland, Maine, one simple saying has made the difference between absolute dread during prom season and actually welcoming the rite of passage.

Several streets to close for Salt Lake City Marathon

The Salt Lake City Marathon will prompt closures on portions of several streets on Friday, April 18, and Saturday, April 19.

Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case

A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.

Top 10 best, worst jobs of 2014

If you want to land one of the best jobs of the year you may need to brush up on your math skills.

Taylorsville woman identified, death ruled as homicide

The body discovered in a Taylorsville home has been identified, and the death was ruled as a homicide.

Family-friendly Easter activities across Utah

Easter Sunday is coming up and with it comes a host of family-friendly activities. If you haven't yet planned how your family will celebrate the holiday, here is a list of activities going on around Utah for the weekend.

Teen ordered to stand trial for aggravated murder in death of deputy

Meagan Grunwald was ordered Thursday to stand trial for aggravated murder in the death of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride. The question now is, what happens next for the 17- year-old?

'Mrs. Doubtfire 2' in the works

News has dropped that the 1993 comedy "Mrs. Doubtfire" is getting a sequel. Director Chris Columbus and star Robin Williams are rumored to return.

New Allstate service center in Draper to bring 100+ jobs

Allstate Insurance will open a new service center in Draper with plans to hire more than 100 employees in the next year.

Police: Mom drove into river trying to kill 3 kids

A New Jersey woman accused of driving a van with her three teenage children into a river has been charged with attempted murder, weeks after a Florida woman drove a minivan with her three children into the Atlantic Ocean.

Despite leukemia, 8-year-old Mac optimistic about life

Cancer is never a pleasant experience for those involved. But for 8- year-old Mac Brennan, cancer is just a temporary obstacle he has to overcome on his way to living a fulfilled life.

Reservoir to be flushed because of urinating teen

The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and one teen's urine has proven unacceptable to Portland officials who plan to flush away the whole lot — the second time in less than three years the city has gone to such lengths to keep its water pure.

False Utah election mailings spur investigation

Utah elections officials say they don't know who in recent weeks mailed legislative endorsements and attacks purporting to represent a nonprofit group.

4 ideas for spring camping destinations in Utah

Camping in Utah is a year-round recreation for many, but warmer spring temperatures bring out a renewed popularity for heading to the hills.

Brains begin to slow down at age 24, study shows

Canada's Simon Fraser University has conducted a series of tests using the game "Starcraft 2" to determine that brains are slowing down around age 24. Time between thought and reaction is growing as you get older.

Man in ski mask tried to enter female student's car, police say

A man attempted to enter a female student's car after she left the University of Utah library Tuesday, according to campus police.

Utah’s first Division 1 men’s soccer program taking shape at UVU

The state's first Division I men's soccer program is in the hands of Greg Maas and Matt Ellinger, who signed a 29-man recruiting class and recently released the Wolverines' inaugural schedule.

Nebraska principal sorry for 'don't tattle' flier

A Nebraska school principal has apologized for sending fifth-grade students home with a flier that advises those who are bullied to not tattle on their tormentors.

Just say yes? The rise of 'study drugs' in college

In an environment where the workload is endless and there's always more to be done, a quick fix to help buckle down and power through becomes very tempting.

Glenn Beck starting movie production company

Glenn Beck, the conservative radio host and media entrepreneur, is now heading up a film division at Mercury Radio Arts, the parent company of his popular radio show and digital media operation TheBlaze.

American idols: When a nation falls in love with itself

In an ever-connected online world, when does sharing personal information cross the line between socializing and self-worshiping?

Panel seeks understanding between Mormons, atheists

Two groups came together Wednesday night to create understanding between groups commonly seen as oppositional.

Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda dips

Coca-Cola, the world's biggest beverage maker, said Tuesday that the amount of soda it sold globally fell for first time in 15 years.

Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel.