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Supreme Court abortion decision could affect Utah, experts say

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 7:26pm

The U.S. Supreme Court decision on Monday that struck down parts of a Texas abortion law could have reverberations in Utah, experts say.

Utah brothers create fashionable Velcro shoes for men

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 7:02pm

A new men’s shoe line offers style, simplicity and uniqueness, and two Utah brothers are behind it.

Program to fight hunger over summer break doubles in size

Sandra Olney  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 6:59pm

Something important is missing from thousands of students' lives once summer break begins in Utah. And it is even more essential to a child's survival and success than reading, writing and math.

3 children located after Amber Alert issued out of Kaysville

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 6:18pm

The Kaysville Police Department asked for help Monday to locate three children who were reportedly abducted. They were found a short time after the alert went out.

Dad who placed ad for a wife for his son in SLC gets 12 prospects

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 6:06pm

The father of a Salt Lake City businessman who placed an Idaho newspaper ad seeking women interested in marrying his 48-year-old son has received about a dozen inquiries.

Child rescued from hot car is second Utah case in 2 days

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:16pm

A Logan police officer suffered minor injuries Monday after breaking the window of a woman's car to get a trapped toddler out. The incident occurred a day after a 1-year-old was left in a car for more than two hours as the temperature climbed.

Growth pushes Powder Mountain developers to new water system

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 4:41pm

Powder Mountain water users are looking for a new system as future development and the deletion of a spring as a drinking water source has forced changes to water rights in the area.

Hike Lakeview Trail for secluded overlook of Rockport Reservoir

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 3:29pm

With summer heating up, it’s a great idea to hit up a hike that also gives you the option of swimming.

Another evaluation ordered for woman accused of leaving newborn in trash

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 3:00pm

A woman accused of abandoning her newborn baby in a trash can will face yet another competency evaluation before a decision is made about how to proceed with the case against her.

Police identify boy who died in Ogden fire

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 1:40pm

Ogden police identified the 4-year-old boy who died in a house fire over the weekend.

Go underwater, explore with new virtual reality games

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 1:01pm

Virtual reality games are increasing and improving, providing a unique immersive experience.

Utah's primary turnout already 'surpassing a snoozer' election

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 12:41pm

Many Utahns have already voted in Tuesday's primary thanks to a record number of counties holding vote-by-mail elections, but officials say it's not too late for voters to make their voices heard.

Is gluten making you sick?

Erica Hansen, Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 10:47am

Chances are you know someone who has been avoiding gluten. Should you be too?

Opponents of proposed coal project demand investigation

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 10:15am

Several environmental groups are calling for a federal investigation into Utah's plans to invest $53 million in a proposed expansion of a California port to export coal to Asia.

Make Your Week: There is still good in the world

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 9:44am

It's hard to get out of bed on a Monday and even harder to go to work. strives to make your Monday better by sharing inspiring stories from our readers.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Xoel Cardenas and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 7:30am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

1-year-old Riverton boy left in car for hours, expected to survive

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 10:21pm

A 1-year-old boy has been upgraded from critical condition and is expected to survive after police say he was left in a hot car for more than two hours on Sunday.

Boy dies, woman critically injured in Ogden fire

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 10:19pm

A 4-year-old boy is dead and his 28-year-old mother is in critical condition after a fire was accidentally started by the boy as he was playing with a butane torch at a home early Sunday morning, police and fire officials said.

4 Utah public health clinics to expand dental services with new federal funds

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 10:00pm

Utah Partners for Health planned on offering dental care at its Midvale clinic, but with a new federal grant of $350,000, it is happening much sooner than expected. Three other clinics in Utah will also expand oral health care to patients in need.

Battle continues against southern Utah Saddle Fire; Box Elder blaze under control

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 9:35pm

Crews in southern Utah continued efforts Sunday to defend the town of Pine Valley against the growing Saddle Fire, while full containment was reported at a smaller blaze in Box Elder County.