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DA Office will not press charges against man who left rifle in capitol building

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 2:04pm

The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday that it has decided to decline filing charges against the man who spurred a capitol building evacuation after he left a package containing a rifle in the rotunda.

5 gifts you can give from local businesses

KSL Local  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 2:03pm

Shop local on Small Business Saturday for the perfect gifts for everyone on your list.

Quiz: Thanksgiving leftovers: Eat it or chuck it?

Nadia Kounang, CNN and Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 12:45pm

Here's the eat-it-or-chuck-it guide to your slightly suspect leftovers, based on advice from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Ogden woman sues trooper, alleges he 'violently' yanked her from car

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 12:16pm

An Ogden woman who alleges she was the victim of excessive force by a Utah Highway Patrol trooper in Weber County is suing the trooper in federal court, her attorney announced Wednesday.

Police: Man arrested for stealing thousands of letters, packages

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 12:10pm

A man was arrested Tuesday for attempting to cash a forged check and police have linked him to hundreds of mail theft incidents, police said.

5 panoramas you'll only find in Utah

Mike Godfrey, Contributor  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 11:31am

Utah is a land of diverse and breathtaking vistas filled with mind-boggling stone formations and capped with snow-covered peaks.

8 ways to gear up for Black Friday

Mountainstar Healthcare  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 10:03am

Make sure you're in tip-top shape to beat other shoppers to the sweet TV with an unbelievable price tag and that "must-have" superhero trilogy.

Extra lane opens on I-15 for Thanksgiving traffic

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 9:15am

State transportation officials opened an extra lane of travel in each direction on I-15 at Point of the Mountain for Thanksgiving Day travelers.

Sinclair puts balloon in Macy's parade for first time since 1976

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 8:35am

On Thanksgiving Day, an iconic, life-sized dinosaur will soar over Manhattan in celebration of the Utah-based Sinclair Oil's centennial anniversary.

Making sense of the senseless: UHP uses 3-D laser technology to solve deadly crashes

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 8:20am

The capability comes in handy regularly for accident scene investigators, who have to document everything from skid marks to debris involved in crashes that didn't come from either of the vehicles.

Taylorsville man organizes delivery of 776 Thanksgiving meals

Tori Jorgensen  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 8:02am

Following the lead of Rob Adams, more than 300 volunteers helped sort, prep and deliver 16,000 pounds of turkey, 8,000 pounds of potatoes and other Thanksgiving favorites to local, needy families Monday.

SL Comic Con reports 'significant progress' in trademark dispute

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 7:43am

On the eve of guest announcements for its next pop culture event, Salt Lake Comic Con founders reported positive negotiations with their San Diego rival in an ongoing trademark dispute.

Police search for man after stabbing in Layton

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 7:20am

Police were searching for a man they say stabbed another man in an attempted homicide Tuesday evening in Layton.

Popular Utah YouTube stars unite for Christmas music video

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 10:30pm

What do you get when you combine the stars of 12 different popular YouTube channels in one place for one night? They hope their next viral video.

Stretch of Logan Canyon sees high number of accidents

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 10:26pm

It may be one of the prettiest drives in Utah, but traveling through Logan Canyon can also be one of the most dangerous.

Uintah County family escapes from burning home

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 10:25pm

A Uintah County family called for help Tuesday night when their house caught fire, then made it outside to safety before firefighters arrived.

User submitted photos: Fall's last hurrah

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 9:58pm

Users are making the most of the last marks of fall, as well as capturing some moments in breaking news. Check out this week's user submitted pics and submit your own.

French immersion students write letters to France

Nkoyo Iyamba  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 9:04pm

Two North Salt Lake French immersion elementary schools, Foxboro and Odyssey, have students drawing pictures and sending letters to France after the recent terrorist attacks in several areas in Paris.

7 Thanksgiving foods that prove you're in Utah  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 9:03pm

Reminding you to be grateful for more traditional foods

Thanksgiving Day 5K in Vernal to raise funds for 2 cancer patients

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 8:29pm

They call it The Gobbler — an annual 5K run in Vernal that takes place on Thanksgiving Day and raises money for Uintah Basin residents who are battling cancer.