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U. to conduct feasibility study in possible Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:06am

The University of Utah will conduct a feasibility study to review the expansion of the south end zone of Rice-Eccles Stadium, the university announced Monday morning.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker and Jordan Ormond  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 7:41am

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

Family of Utah victims in London attack says they hold no ill will

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 7:27am

The family of an injured Utah woman and her husband who was killed in the terror attack on London's Westminster Bridge say they hold no ill feelings toward the man responsible, but instead are focusing on the love and closeness within their family.

Community of artists mourns Utah man killed in London terror attack

Mike Anderson  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:46pm

A community of artists and friends gathered Sunday to remember a West Bountiful man who was killed in a London terror attack on Wednesday.

Road to Understanding: As drilling dips, Uintah County turns to tourism

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:40pm

Duchesne, Daggett, and Uintah counties rely heavily on oil, which can make things challenging during the down years. But one county is trying to diversify their economy through tourism.

Firefighters save pets from burning home in South Jordan

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:38pm

A house near 11800 South and 4000 West caught fire Sunday afternoon while the homeowners were away. Firefighters were able to find and revive two dogs inside the home.

Health improving for Utah woman injured in London terror attack

Shara Park  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 10:37pm

A Utah woman injured during a terror attack in London last week continued her recovery in a hospital Sunday, a family spokesman said. He also announced her family plans on speaking publicly for the first time Monday.

Controversial bomb that killed dog a common tool in Utah, West

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 8:51pm

A cyanide bomb that killed a family's pet Labrador and sent a teenager to the hospital earlier this month in Pocatello is a predator control device commonly used by the federal government to kill coyote in Utah and 15 other states around the country, mostly in the West.

Utah hospital looks to memorialize patients forgotten decades ago

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 8:26pm

The Utah State Hospital needs donations and interest from the public to officially commemorate hundreds of former patients who died in custody but without contact with family.

U. researchers develop innovative brain photography technique

Art Raymond  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 7:53pm

A unique, collaborative University of Utah research effort has developed a technique for taking photographs in the deep recesses of the brain of a live subject.

Woman thwarts attempted armed robbery with hot coffee

Ashton Edwards, CNN  |  Posted   Mar 26th - 7:30pm

Police are searching for a suspect accused of trying to rob a woman at gunpoint Friday morning.

Utah rolls out updated Controlled Substance Database

Mar 26th - 3:06pm

The Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing has released the newest software version of the state’s Controlled Substance Database that records all controlled substances dispensed in the Beehive State.

Road to Understanding: Bears Ears still a topic of controversy in San Juan County

Devon Dewey  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 11:12pm

San Juan County is home to many beautiful landscapes. It has parts of the Canyonlands National Park, parts of Lake Powell, Hovenweep National Monument, Natural Bridges National Monument, Valley of the Gods, to parts of Monument Valley.

Police: Man left 'suspicious case' near door of Provo dispatch center

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 10:48pm

Police are investigating an incident where a man left a suspicious case near the door of the Provo Police and Fire Dispatch Center.

LDS General Conference blog: Women's session

KSL.com  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 9:21pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will hold its semiannual general gonference on March 25 and April 1-2. Follow along with this blog to get insight into the various addresses given throughout the conference.

Herbert signs abortion-halting legislation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 8:20pm

Gov. Herbert signed legislation that requires doctors to inform women that medication-induced abortions can be halted after taking just one of two pills.

Roy foster parents arrested for abusing 3 sons, police say

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 7:21pm

A husband and wife who have been licensed to provide foster care in Utah since 2013 have been arrested for investigation of abusing their sons.

Starting in kindergarten, Park City schoolchildren learn computer coding under unique initiative

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 6:20pm

Starting in kindergarten, students in Park City School District elementary schools are learning the basics of computer coding through an innovative instructional program a donor hopes will result in more women and minorities entering tech fields.

Auction of vacant Utah Twinkie factory draws curious bakers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 4:56pm

This week's auction of equipment and machinery that used to pump out Twinkies and Wonder Bread at a well-known Hostess factory in Ogden that closed in 2012 triggered nostalgia from former workers.

Police shooting in SLC foot chase ruled justified

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Mar 25th - 2:47pm

A Salt Lake City police officer was legally justified when he shot a man during a foot chase in Salt Lake City, the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office announced Friday.