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Utah trooper shot 3 times returning to work with promotion

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 11:41am

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper shot three times earlier this year is returning to work with a promotion.

Man to serve 9th and final year in fiancée's 1996 slaying

Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:43am

A Utah man accused of killing his fiancée 19 years ago on the day before their wedding will serve a ninth and final year behind bars in the case.

8 interesting facts you didn't know about your job search

KSL Jobs  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:03am

Searching for a job is not easy; however, these eight interesting facts can educate you about the process and get you one step closer to landing your dream job.

1 person dies in 3-car accident

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 9:44am

One person was killed in a three-car accident Monday in Magna.

Book: Jeb Bush 'shock and awe' campaign kept Romney out of '16 race

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:50am

Mitt Romney's plans to run a third time for president fell to a "shock and awe" campaign launched by another Republican already in the race, Jeb Bush, according to a chapter of a new book obtained by the Deseret News.

Men can be allies in push to help women succeed

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:31am

Utah businesses are embracing a corporate challenge issued earlier this year: to hire, promote, recognize and pay more women.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Angie H. Treasure and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:28am

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

Truck fire causes delays on I-15  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 7:19am

A truck fire closed I-15 northbound in Perry and caused delays late Sunday night.

High school counselor by day is a duct tape artist by night

Ray Boone  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:37pm

Chad Farnes left art behind in college, but art never quite left him.

UHP patrol car, other vehicles hit amid slippery road conditions

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:31pm

A Utah Highway Patrol vehicle was struck by a sliding car on an icy stretch of freeway while the trooper was assisting other drivers involved in weather-related accidents Saturday.

Video shows woman, 2 dogs rescued after fall through ice in Mantua

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:31pm

A woman and her two dogs are safe and recovering after they fell through the ice at Mantua Reservoir on Sunday.

Intruder attacks Kearns homeowner with knife, police say

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:29pm

Police are looking for two men who they say entered a home in Kearns on Sunday with a knife, attacked a homeowner and fled.

Understanding Utah's wage gap is first step in closing it

Tori Jorgensen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 8:04pm

Utah's wage gap and lack of women in leadership positions landed it the title of "worst state for gender equality," according to recent online studies. Other sources explain why Utah attained this title.

Troopers identify Colorado man as victim of fatal Cedar City crash

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 7:11pm

The Utah Highway Patrol on Sunday identified William Wyman, of Boulder, Colorado, as the man who died in a crash near Cedar City on Saturday.

2 firefighters injured battling overnight blaze in Murray

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 6:12pm

Two firefighters were injured in one of two house fires that ignited early Sunday in Murray.

Utah dentists offer to create 2 new smiles for free

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 4:14pm

Two Utah County residents will have something to smile about after getting makeovers from two local oral and maxillofacial surgeons.

Utah Planned Parenthood assures facilities are secure

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 2:31pm

Planned Parenthood officials in Utah issued assurances about security at its facilities in the wake of a clinic shooting in Colorado.

Utah consumers remain upbeat regarding local economy

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:15am

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index decreased by 1.6 points to register at 114 in November. The index continued to show high confidence from consumers about the strong-performing local economy.

SLC man dies after hitting truck on highway

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:52pm

A 23-year-old man died Friday after hitting a flatbed truck on I-215 Thursday afternoon, officials said.

Tanker crash sends oil into Provo River as snow and ice create hazards

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:19pm

A semitruck carrying two tankers filled with crude oil crashed in Provo Canyon Saturday morning, spilling potentially large quantities of crude oil into the Provo River, police said.