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S.L. mayoral candidates debate city issues, political track records

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 8:41pm

Crime, homelessness and transportation issues underscored Mayor Ralph Becker and Jackie Biskupski's KUED debate Thursday, but both took advantage of air time to exchange political jabs.

Travel Channel names Fear Factory a top haunted attraction

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 8:14pm

Fear Factory is among 10 haunted attractions across the nation the Travel Channel recognized to be this year's best.

Could elephants' 'superhero' cancer gene protect humans too?

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 7:02pm

Why do elephants almost never get cancer? That mystery prompted three years of research on elephant blood from Hogle Zoo and Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. The results of the study look very promising for humans.

North Salt Lake responds to landslide with stricter building ordinance proposal

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 6:37pm

North Salt Lake City leaders are considering an ordinance that would cost developers more time and money while taking more careful measures before building in the foothills.

Police seek alleged drug money from woman suspected in fatal hit-and-run

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 5:18pm

Police want to seize more than $2,800 in alleged drug money from a woman suspected in a fatal hit-and-run crash in September.

North Ogden man pleads guilty to having sex with teen

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 4:16pm

A North Ogden man accused with having sex with a teenage boy in July 2013 has pleaded guilty as part of a deal with prosecutors.

Local filmmaker introduces 'iPhone 6 Plus Plus' in parody video

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 2:30pm

Think the new iPhone 6s Plus isn't big enough? Enter the iPhone 6 "Plus Plus."

6 Utah activities to make your skin crawl

KSL Deals  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 2:00pm

Let the fear take over as you twist and turn through some of Utah's scariest haunts. The only thing not to fear is the price with these discounts on 6 haunted attractions from KSL Deals.

Lodging available for 1st time during winter in Bryce Canyon National Park

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 1:50pm

For the first time since it was founded, Bryce Canyon National Park will have lodging available inside the park during the winter months.

Police locate driver missing after rollover accident

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 11:33am

A man who went missing after rolling his vehicle Wednesday evening was located Thursday morning, police said.

Murray woman charged with attempted murder of mother

Chris Larson  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 11:01am

A Murray woman stabbed her mother repeatedly, barely missing a major neck artery and puncturing a lung, according to charging documents filed Wednesday.

Don't let Halloween myths and superstitions trick you

Mountainstar Healthcare  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 10:23am

Every year, kids all around the country look forward to Oct. 31 — and for good reason. It's Halloween; time for children to dress up as their favorite character, object or figment of their own imagination...

Dinosaur National Monument's wall of bones now online

Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 9:28am

The two-story wall of dinosaur bones at Dinosaur National Monument is now online.

Gravel mine is operating out of bounds, state regulators say

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 8:11am

Utah officials are ordering Geneva Rock to cease operations outside of its permitted area at the Point of the Mountain.

Congressional 'chaos' more likely with Chaffetz run for House speaker, Hatch says

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 7:12am

Now it's Sen. Orrin Hatch who's being critical of fellow Utah Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz's long-shot bid to become U.S. House speaker, saying his run makes congressional "chaos" more likely.

Missing Layton girl found safe

Shara Park and Linda Williams  |  Posted  Oct 8th - 6:44am

A 12-year-old girl who was reported missing after she didn't come home from school Wednesday showed up at Central Davis Junior High Thursday morning.

Woman memorialized in Temple Square statue recalls father's story

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 11:59pm

Standing on Temple Square for the last several decades is a large bronze statue of a man and a woman pulling two children in a handcart.

Man on SLC unit's most wanted list arrested in WVC

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 10:33pm

One of the Salt Lake Metro Gang Unit's most wanted fugitives was arrested Wednesday with the assistance of a K–9 officer, police said.

Layton man impersonated federal officer to get into Comic Con, charges say

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 10:20pm

Jonathon M. Wall, 29, was charged Wednesday in federal court with two counts of impersonation of a federal officer for allegedly claiming he was seeking a fugitive to get an all-access pass at Salt Lake Comic Con in September.

Police searching for man in 'nightmare' Taylorsville rape

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Oct 7th - 10:20pm

Unified police asked for the public's help Wednesday to find a man suspected of physically and sexually assaulting a woman in what investigators believed was a very rare case of a "stranger rape."