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7 ways Zika can spread

Robert Lawrence, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 7:58pm

The Zika virus has spread quickly in the West. These are the ways it is known to travel.

New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat

Michael Casey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:01pm

Guests at a hotel in New Hampshire can be forgiven for thinking a raccoon is lounging out front.

Pittsburgh man faces penalty if he can't catch noisy rooster

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 2:11pm

A Pittsburgh man has 30 days to figure out how to catch a noisy rooster or the city will penalize him.

Have You Seen This? Jumping on a trampoline with tons of glitter

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 12:54pm

Depending on how you feel about glitter, you will either love or hate this video.

Uber may introduce flying passenger drones in the next decade

Lindsey Johnson  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:47am

In an onstage interview with technology site Recode, Jeff Holden, Uber products head, said aircraft technology could become a reality in less than 10 years.

Review: 6 outdoor products for family vacations

Grant Olsen, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:29am

The weather may be cooling, but there are still lots of great opportunities for outdoor adventures for families. Here are a handful of products that may be worth considering for your next outing.

Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message

Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:13am

Pope Francis is wrapping up a Caucasus pilgrimage that began in June in Armenia and ends this weekend with a visit to two other countries with tiny Catholic communities: the Orthodox Christian bastion of Georgia and the largely Shiite Muslim nation of Azerbaijan.

Child care now costs more than in-state college tuition

Jeanne Sahadi, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:50am

Most parents with young children work outside the home. So they need an affordable, high-quality, easily accessible place to leave their kids while they work.

Parents, school board clash after son's suicide

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:32am

In Cedar City, emotions flared at a school board meeting over the topic of bullying and suicide. This comes as the community mourns the death of a 16-year-old boy who recently took his own life.

Police: Deer hunter mortally wounded Imperial Stag in DC

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:51am

There is no deer season in the nation's capital. No hunting of any animal is allowed within the District of Columbia.

Mascots rally to surprise local Wal-Mart greeter, painter with new bike after accident

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:10am

A group of family, friends, co-workers and even local mascots rallied to surprise a Wal-Mart greeter, who went viral because of his act of kindness earlier this year, with a new bicycle after he destroyed his bike in a crash last week.

Imam: Pulse shooter prayed at mosque 4 days before attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 9:01am

An imam has released video footage of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen praying in a central Florida mosque four days before the attack that killed 49 people and injured 53 others on June 12.

Utah's poor student-to-nurse ratio puts pressure on volunteers, parents

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 7:49am

Each Utah school nurse serves about 4,300 students on average, according to a recent report from the Utah Department of Health — among the worst student-to-nurse ratios in the nation.

Former altar boy supervisor denies sexual abuse charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 6:21am

A 79-year-old man who once supervised altar boys as a layman at a Roman Catholic church in Boston has pleaded not guilty to charges that he sexually abused a young boy decades ago.

Pope urges greater efforts for peace in the Middle East

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 5:20am

Pope Francis is urging the world not to look the other way from war and suffering in the Middle East and appealed to leaders "for greater and renewed efforts to achieve peace throughout the Middle East."

How to blend the right meal plan with your exercise regimen

Troy Martin, Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 7:54pm

Many people don't realize that you need a meal plan to support your exercise regimen. Here's the best way to get the maximum out of your fitness routines whether it’s to lose weight or improve your overall health and performance.

Utah man may have contracted Zika from dying father's tears

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 5:51pm

A Utah man who mysteriously contracted Zika from his infected father may have got it by touching his dad's tears or sweat with his bare hands, according to new research unveiled Wednesday that found the unusual transmission method was likely caused by his dying father having 100,000 times the normal level of the virus.

Cuba rejects Trump's call for negotiations on human rights

Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 4:24pm

A top Cuban diplomat on Wednesday rejected Donald Trump's threat to undo detente with Cuba unless the single-party government meets the Republican presidential candidate's demands.

UTA to provide extra TRAX service for LDS conference  |  Posted  Sep 28th - 3:35pm

The Utah Transit Authority will offer extra TRAX service for this weekend’s 186th Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.