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Order requiring tenants to 'like' complex on Facebook rescinded

Michael Anderson  |  Posted  May 31st - 7:01pm

Some tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are upset about a new lease agreement that requires tenants to “like” the complex on Facebook or be found in breach contract. The apartment said Tuesday the addendum won't be implemented.

Safety measures, response teams can't replace vigilant parents, Hogle Zoo officials say

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  May 31st - 6:24pm

After a 3-year-old boy slipped under protective barriers and fell 15 feet into the Cincinnati Zoo's gorilla enclosure Saturday, prompting zoo officials to shoot the animal, officials at Utah's Hogle Zoo are evaluating their own safety measures.

Community, family members reflect on John Williams' legacy

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  May 31st - 6:08pm

At the Tuesday funeral of John Williams — prominent Salt Lake entrepreneur, building restorer and LGBT advocate — family members said Williams had an unmatched love for his family and his city.

Utah businessman Paul Huntsman completes purchase of Salt Lake Tribune

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 31st - 5:31pm

Utah businessman Paul Huntsman completed his purchase of the Salt Lake Tribune on Tuesday, returning one of the state's two major newspapers to local ownership.

Police arrest man accused of throwing knife into man's back

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 31st - 5:07pm

A Taylorsville man was arrested Monday for allegedly throwing a knife into a man's back. But he was released after jailers refused to book him for undisclosed medical reasons.

Dump truck goes off interchange nearly onto I-15, causes closures

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 31st - 4:59pm

Three southbound lanes on I-15 shut down Tuesday afternoon due to a dump truck that was hanging off the Pleasant Grove Boulevard overpass.

2 arrested in killing of man found dead in Cottonwood Heights

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 31st - 4:58pm

Two people were arrested Sunday in connection with the death of a 31-year-old man whose body was found in the passenger seat of a car parked at a Cottonwood Heights credit union early Friday.

User submitted photos: Incredible storm pictures

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  May 31st - 3:44pm

Various parts of the state are seeing continued spring showers, and some of the resulting photos are stunning.

Woman serving as LDS Church missionary in Ogden missing

Whitney Evans and Tad Walch  |  Posted  May 31st - 2:18pm

The LDS Church and the Ogden, Utah, police department are requesting the public's help in finding a 20-year-old sister missionary who went missing in the Ogden area Monday evening.

Artist, BYU lecturer captures everyday moments in fanciful watercolors

Celeste Tholen, Contributor  |  Posted  May 31st - 2:04pm

Each one of Brooke Smart’s intimate portraits feels like a little love letter to the simple, everyday moments that turn from mundane to beautiful and joyful in just an instant.

Sandy motorcyclist killed in Emery County

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 31st - 1:28pm

A Sandy motorcyclist was killed near Joe's Valley Reservoir in Emery County on Sunday.

Solve a riddle, find $1K in SLC library

Carlos Baquerizo, Contributor  |  Posted  May 31st - 12:50pm

A treasure hunt sponsored by Brain Chase will allow kids to win a $1,000 grand prize if they can solve a puzzle and locate the key inside a Salt Lake City library.

Fish for free on June 11

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  May 31st - 11:48am

If you don’t have a fishing license, but still want to get out on the water and catch some fish, plan a trip for June 11.

Baseball title latest example of how Pac-12 is working for Utah athletics

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 31st - 10:47am

Perennial bottom feeders of the Pac-12, Utah baseball has since moved to the top and is enjoying the limelight of success.

Dedicated police officer recalls frightening incident

Mike Headrick  |  Posted  May 31st - 10:15am

A Utah officer polices the streets despite a terrifying incident in his first few months on the job that could have cut his career very short.

Elderly woman killed in possible DUI accident  |  Posted  May 31st - 6:53am

One person died and two others were injured in a traffic accident late Monday night. One driver was taken into custody for investigation of DUI.

Up close and personal: Utah's wild horses draw crowds

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  May 30th - 10:47pm

Wild mustangs have been embroiled in controversy across the West for decades. But in spite of all the political wrangling, there's one thing most people would likely agree on: wild horses are beautiful.

6-hour SWAT standoff ends with 1 dead in Heber

Linda Williams  |  Posted  May 30th - 10:42pm

A six-hour SWAT situation ended with one man dead in Heber City Monday morning.

Man stabbed after argument on school playground

Linda Williams  |  Posted  May 30th - 10:39pm

Police are searching for a man who they believe stabbed another man on the playground of West Kearns Elementary School Monday morning.

Police: Copper theft yields 'tens of thousands of dollars in damage'

Abby Hobbs, Contributor  |  Posted  May 30th - 10:23pm

Two men were arrested Monday for allegedly stealing copper wire near the Temple Quarry Trail at the base of Little Cottonwood Canyon.