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2-year-old Idaho boy run over by riding lawn mower

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:00am

A 2-year-old boy is recovering at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center after he was run over by a riding lawn mower last Thursday.

Chip technology makes your charge card more secure

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:25am

Across the country, financial institutions are introducing the EMV chip card that will be widely used by the end of 2015. The new credit card improves fraud protection for consumers and changes the way they make payments.

Former J.C. Penney employee sent home for wearing shorts purchased in career section

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 9:03am

A former J.C. Penney employee ignited a social media firestorm when she tweeted out a picture of the outfit that got her sent home from work. The clincher: She purchased the clothing in the "career" section of her workplace.

Police: Man attempted to grope Target employee

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:47am

Police are attempting to identify and locate a man they say attempted to grope a female employee at the Target on 1110 S. 300 West Tuesday.

Judge's friendship did not influence ATV ride case, prosecutor says

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:34am

Government attorneys have rebutted claims that a federal judge's friendship with an environmental group's lawyer prevented him from being impartial in the trial of San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman.

Infographic shows progress of LDS temples being constructed

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:20am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is currently constructing 12 temples around the world, and a recently updated infographic shows the progress of the magnificent buildings.

14-year-old rams police car, flees, officers say

KSL.com  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:01am

West Valley City police are looking for a 14-year-old who they believe rammed a police car then fled Thursday morning.

Utahns willing to water less to get crops, not homes on prime farmland

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 7:31am

A new poll shows that Utah residents resoundingly place high value on locally produced crops and other food, with a significant majority who indicate they'd water their lawns less, or favor new water projects rather than taking water from farmland.

Police fatally shoot Logan man during standoff

Brittany Copeland  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 7:23am

A man died after a standoff with police at his home in Logan. Police say he started shooting at officers from the front door of his home.

Man who tried to disarm officer gets prison time

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 6:47am

An Oregon man who tried to disarm a Utah police officer inside a Uintah County hospital, causing the officer's gun to discharge inside an exam room, has been ordered to serve up to 20 years in prison.

Police: SLC golf course vandalized by riders, horses

Haley Smith and Mary Richards  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:59pm

A local golf course was again vandalized by horses Tuesday night and police are asking for the public's help to find the riders.

Fleeing fugitive hits officer, police say

Jordan Ormond  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:50pm

A Unified Police officer was injured Wednesday night when a fleeing vehicle hit him on state Route 201 near Bangerter Highway. The injured officer was apparently attempting to stop the vehicle with tire spikes when he was hit.

Pinterest says nude photos could be considered art; mom disagrees

Mike Headrick and Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 10:28pm

Pinterest is the go-to site for millions of people looking for ideas. So what do you do when you run across explicit images on accident?

Body found in suitcase along I-80 identified

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 10:23pm

After more than two months of investigation, police identified the body found in a suitcase along I-80.

4 kids involved in ATV, truck accident; 2 hospitalized

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 10:23pm

Four youths were pinned under an ATV and a truck Wednesday evening, and two were taken to the hospital, officials said.

State officials urge caution after close calls near popular shooting area

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 10:22pm

An area just off the road to Antelope Island State Park has proven to be a popular spot for target shooters, but state officials were calling for caution and common sense Wednesday after several close calls.

18-month-old dies after being hit by vehicle in S Ogden parking lot

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 9:58pm

An 18-month old girl died after being hit by a vehicle in a South Ogden in apartment complex parking lot Tuesday night.

Native American students embrace challenge of new summer school

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 9:42pm

A new summer school is a big step into the modern world for some Native American students meeting in Blanding.

Rosie Rivera named 1st female chief for a Unified Police precinct

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 9:16pm

There's a new chief in town for residents of Riverton — and she's unlike any the Unified Police Department has ever seen.

Utah-based aid group helps Nepal earthquake victims give birth safely

Tifie Humanitarian  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 9:00pm

If you could help a new mother deliver a healthy baby in a safe place, would you? Since April's devastating earthquake in Nepal, over 125,000 pregnant women are faced with delivering their babies outside in the elements.