05/29/2014 6:51amOutside magazine has again turned to its readers to choose America's Best Place to Live, this time with brackets similar to March Madness. Provo, a No. 16 seed, has made it to the Sweet 16. Voting for round three ends at 11:59 p.m., Thursday.
05/29/2014 7:12amApple is striking a new chord with a $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, a headphone and music streaming specialist that also brings the swagger of rapper Dr. Dre and recording impresario Jimmy Iovine.
05/29/2014 7:35amThursday is a big day for a group of environmentally minded elementary school kids in Taylorsville. They're setting free a lot of the animals they have been raising since December.
05/29/2014 8:00amA big winter storm is the likely culprit for arsenic contamination in West Jordan. Rio Tinto Kennecott has taken the blame and is preparing to remove the soil from about 1,000 feet away from the Sycamores subdivision.
05/29/2014 8:25amDavid "Cannonball" Smith, a former human cannonball, recently began a journey from Cache Valley to South Carolina by bicycle to spread the message that Christ-like compassion can help end homelessness and hunger.
05/29/2014 9:55amAs we head into the summer months, many people are making preparations for a road trip with pets. AAA Utah reviews the most common mistakes drivers make when traveling with dogs so that Utah drivers may arrive safely at their destinations.
05/29/2014 10:13amLooking for a quick an easy marinade to impress guests this summer? Look no further, the chefs from Harmons have you covered.
05/29/2014 10:17amA survey by Consumer Reports finds that, despite a recent rash of high-profile cyber attacks, 62 percent of those surveyed don't do anything to protect personal information on the Internet.
05/29/2014 10:35am15 remarkable quotes from Maya Angelou's inspirational life.
05/29/2014 10:43amA judge has ruled that a Utah County Republican Party leader was protected by state law when he made defamatory comments about another member of the party.
05/29/2014 11:01amWant to show your kids some of Utah's natural wonders? Or maybe you're new to the state and ready to explore? Check out these six local waterfalls the whole family can enjoy.
05/29/2014 11:31amThe West Valley City Council voted overwhelmingly in favor of proceeding with Milestone 2 of the Macquarie Proposal, which many see as the savior of UTOPIA.
05/29/2014 12:03pmThe Utah Jazz have the No. 5 pick in the 2014 NBA draft. But we want to know who you think the Jazz should draft. This quiz will test what attributes you find most important in the next Jazz player.
05/29/2014 12:14pmCuster County authorities say there's no indication followers of an imprisoned polygamist came to South Dakota after their Texas ranch was seized last month, but the group that lives in the state is behind on property taxes.
05/29/2014 12:57pmThe Jordan River is stretch of water that spans Salt Lake County, flowing through a lot of backyards. In recent years, the water has gained a bad rap to some, but on Thursday, hundreds came with shovels in hand to help change that perception
05/29/2014 1:14pmDean Potter, a famous rock climber and BASE jumper, decided to take man's best friend with him on his latest jump.
05/29/2014 1:20pmDan Webb was already prepared to donate a kidney when he saw a plea on Facebook from a man in Virginia asking for help.
05/29/2014 2:04pmPolice are looking for three men who they believe were involved with the theft of two 30-packs of beer from a 7-11.
05/29/2014 2:11pmA man was arrested after a family discovered him in their home after returning from vacation on Wednesday.
05/29/2014 3:00pmIt may take a village to raise a child, but it takes a state to help those children save money for college. And now every child in the Park Valley, Grouse Creek and Snowville communities has a jumpstart on their college savings plans, thanks to a statewide campaign and a concerned teacher.
05/29/2014 3:53pmA man who reportedly was upset with his wife for talking about divorce allegedly assaulted her, attempted to run her over and then stabbed her, according to police.
05/29/2014 4:03pmHere are five movies streaming on Netflix guaranteed to brighten your day after a long week.
05/29/2014 4:15pmThe recent proposal to legalize crow hunting in Utah has brought varying responses — with one person starting a petition against it.
05/29/2014 4:40pmSaying he wants kids to play sports but play safely, President Barack Obama called Thursday for more and better research into the effects and treatment of concussions in youth athletes. The issue is one of growing concern for parents who spend weekends driving their kids from one game to another.
05/29/2014 4:45pmA motorcyclist was severely injured when an elderly couple from out-of-state drove through a stop sign Wednesday, police said.
05/29/2014 5:18pmSen. Mike Lee says he doesn't know if same-sex marriage will become the law of the land, unlike Utah's senior senator who sees it as inevitable.
05/29/2014 5:30pmA Utah high school is gaining national attention after educators edited yearbook photos considered to be in violation of the school's dress code.
05/29/2014 5:35pmA cold case investigation into the 1988 death of a toddler has resulted in homicide charges.
05/29/2014 5:53pmFederal prosecutors argue in a new court filing that the charges against a man acquitted in state court of killing a Millard County sheriff's deputy aren't double jeopardy.
05/29/2014 6:36pmMichael Otterson, spokesman for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints, has written and released a letter to online outlets (like Millennial Star and By Common Consent) titled "Context Missing from discussion about women."
05/29/2014 6:50pmSupport for embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki eroded quickly Thursday, especially among congressional Democrats facing tough re-election campaigns, even as Shinseki continued to fight for his job amid allegations of delayed medical care and misconduct at VA facilities nationwide.
05/29/2014 7:11pmEfforts to prevent mudslides following the Rockport Fire in Summit County last August appear to be working.
05/29/2014 7:31pmAlmost a third of the world is now fat, and no country has been able to curb obesity rates in the last three decades, according to a new global analysis.
05/29/2014 7:45pmA Kickstarter campaign to fund an online version of the iconic "Reading Rainbow" program surpassed its goal of $1 million in less than 12 hours — and the donations keep coming in.
05/29/2014 8:17pmFirefighters in Farmington use heavy rescue gear to save a small kitten trapped beneath a large cargo container.
05/29/2014 8:55pmThe June sucker is a fish that's native to Utah Lake and the Provo River. Efforts over the past decade to help the endangered fish survive appear to be paying off.
05/29/2014 9:02pmDelayed drowning is a rare but scary way children who experience near-drowning can drown, hours later, on dry land.
05/29/2014 9:37pmThe stick figure decals that detail the members of a family on the back of a vehicle may be more dangerous than cute, a search and rescue group says.
05/29/2014 10:08pmUniversity students from around the globe have come to southern Utah to participate in the University Rover Challenge, including a team from Brigham Young University.
05/29/2014 10:21pmGraduation day Thursday proved bittersweet for one Utah mom, who has been in a fight to get her son awarded with an honorary diploma following the teen's accidental death.
05/29/2014 10:31pmThanks to a new film, "Fight to Survive," Dean Ririe's experience of survival can teach other families how to stay safe at the water's edge.