WEATHER FORECAST
for Monday March 30th
Salt Lake City
74° 42°

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Chicago
57° 37°

chance precip 40%
Atlanta
67° 46°

chance precip 60%
Denver
74° 41°

chance precip 0%
Phoenix
92° 62°

chance precip 0%
San Francisco
66° 53°

chance precip 0%
Boise
75° 39°

chance precip 0%
Boston
46° 28°

chance precip 50%
Dallas
75° 60°

chance precip 20%
New York
55° 35°

chance precip 30%
Portland
68° 47°

chance precip 0%
Seattle
65° 50°

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Miami
76° 63°

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Tsunami warning issued for parts of Pacific after earthquake

A powerful earthquake struck near the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, prompting officials to warn that hazardous tsunami waves could affect some coastlines in the Pacific.
 

Official: 2 found dead in rubble believed to be missing men

Two bodies were found Sunday amid rubble from the Manhattan apartment building collapse three days earlier and authorities said everyone was accounted for since the apparent gas explosion that caused a massive fire and altogether leveled three buildings and damaged a fourth.
 

Mother of 2 children with mental illnesses finds answer for her family

Melanie Herrmann struggled to find answers for her son and daughter after realizing they had mental illnesses. After reading a book written by Dr. Norman Doidge, a New York Times best-selling author, Melanie found some answers.
 

Ogden crash injures 4; police suspect alcohol involved

Multiple people were transported to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash in Ogden early Sunday morning, police say.
 

Man killed in Taylorsville motorcycle accident

A man, identified as Marin Saul Tio Juarez, 30, was killed in a motorcycle accident in Taylorsville late Saturday night, according to police.
 

Cyclist killed in semitruck collision identified

Police have identified the woman who was killed in a collision with a semitruck Saturday morning as Noreen Macbean, 37, of American Fork.
 

2-year-old victim of scooter accident identified

The family of the victim has identified a 2-year-old boy who was killed in Lehi Saturday after being struck by his mother's sport utility vehicle as Tallin "Tui" Harding.
 

Photos: 2015 Festival of Colors

The Sri Sri Radha Krishna Lotus Temple in Spanish Fork held its annual Holi Festival Saturday, drawing thousands from across the region to celebrate spring and take part in a tradition that allows people to throw off the woes of winter and drench themselves in color.
 

Gail Miller named 'Giant In Our City'

Gail Miller was an influential figure in Utah for many years, but when her late husband, Larry, passed away in 2009, she knew more would be required of her than ever.
 

USU assistant Duryea to take helm of Aggie hoops program

Longtime Utah State assistant coach Tim Duryea will replace the legendary Stew Morrill as head coach of the Aggies' men's basketball program, as first reported by ESPN.com’s Jeff Goodman and confirmed to KSL.com.
 

Pretty penny: Early 1-cent coin sells for more than $1M

An early trial of America's first 1-cent coin now costs quite a pretty penny — an auction host says one has sold for more than $1 million.
 

Utah Entrepreneur Challenge offers competition, $40K grand prize

The Utah Entrepreneur Challenge at the University of Utah on Saturday drew the best and brightest teams — 20 from universities and colleges around the state — to compete for prizes awarded for the best business ideas. Grand prize was $40,000.
 

Video: LDS Church releases Easter initiative

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently released a video for the Easter season about Christ.
 

Eiffel Tower goes dark in symbolic move for Earth Hour

The Eiffel Tower went dark briefly to mark Earth Hour, the campaign to raise awareness about climate change.
 

Hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot, family

The pastor of the Lutheran church in Andreas Lubitz's hometown said Sunday that the community stands by him and his family, despite the fact that prosecutors blame the 27-year-old co-pilot for causing the plane crash that killed 150 people in southern France.
 

Exclusive: Before leak, NSA mulled ending phone program

The National Security Agency considered abandoning its secret program to collect and store American calling records in the months before leaker Edward Snowden revealed the practice, current and former intelligence officials say, because some officials believed the costs outweighed the meager counterterrorism benefits.
 

Fugitive wanted in Utah arrested in Las Vegas

A fugitive wanted on an attempted murder charge in Utah has been arrested in Las Vegas.
 

Utes 'proud' of season success despite heartbreaking finish

Holding the projected No. 1 pick in the NBA draft in a Sweet 16 game to six points is nothing short of remarkable. But that accomplishment was short-lived as the sting of defeat set in for Utah following a 63-57 loss to perennial powerhouse Duke.
 

Jazz rally from down 16 to beat Thunder 94-89

Trey Burke scored 22 points off the bench to lead the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday night.
 

2-year-old dies after being hit by SUV in Lehi neighborhood

A family is mourning the sudden death of a 2-year-old boy who was struck by a SUV that was pulling out a cul-de-sac in a Lehi neighborhood Saturday. The boy was with his father at the time of the accident and drove his scooter in front of the vehicle.
 

LDS Church leaders urge women to build 'strong families' in annual meeting

The 185th annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints officially began Saturday evening with the General Women's Session. Conference-goers were urged by church leaders to fill their homes with light and truth.
 

Cyclist killed in collision with semitruck

Lehi police are investigating a Saturday morning traffic accident that left a bicyclist dead.
 

Teenager shot in Millcreek; police search for gunmen

A 15-year-old boy was hospitalized Saturday, March 28, 2015, after he was shot in an altercation with several men. The shooting appears to be gang related, police say.
 

Pilot uninjured after emergency landing in Cache Valley

A 74-year-old man was uninjured after making an emergency landing with his single-engine airplane in a hay field in Cache Valley Saturday.
 

Warm weather attracts thousands to Lagoon opening day

Utah's amusement park opened for the summer season on Saturday, welcoming up to 10,000 guests to a 70-plus-degree day of fun.
 

Painstaking search continues after NYC blast, but hope dims

Searching with hands and dogs through scoops of rubble from three apartment buildings leveled in an apparent gas explosion, emergency workers painstakingly looked for signs of two missing people Saturday, though authorities acknowledged the chances were slim.
 

Crash victim's father calls for more focus on pilot welfare

The father of one of the victims of this week's plane crash in the French Alps called Saturday for airlines to take greater care over pilots' welfare.
 

Science, patients driving rare disease drug research surge

The global pharmaceutical industry is pouring billions of dollars into developing treatments for rare diseases, which once drew little interest from major drugmakers but now point the way toward a new era of innovative therapies and big profits.
 

Community rallies to help Girl Scout replace stolen donations

A Tooele County mom says a thief made off with the hard-earned money raised by her 5-year-old for her Girl Scout troop and a well-deserved field trip. Police haven't caught the thief, but on Saturday a community pulled together to help the family out