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Victim identified in Murray TRAX fatality

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 10:42pm

A man killed after being hit by a TRAX train Friday night was identified Saturday by police.

1 dead in Zion National Park canyoneering accident

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 10:39pm

A man is dead after a canyoneering accident in Zion National Park Friday afternoon, officials said.

3 apostles called to LDS Church leadership

Celeste Tholen Rosenlof and Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 10:38pm

Three men were called Saturday morning to join the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and lead The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Doctors Without Borders: 19 dead in Afghan clinic airstrike

Lynne O'Donnell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 10:21pm

Confusion reigned in the wake of the deadly bombing Saturday of a hospital compound in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz that killed at least 19 people and wounded dozens more. It remains unclear exactly who bombed the hospital run by Doctors Without Borders and the international medical charity has demanded an investigation into the incident.

New initiative creates incentives for Utah prison inmates to get out early

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 10:20pm

Utah prison inmates could be released at least four months early for finishing programs state officials say are shown to help keep them from committing crimes after they get out.

Utah State downs Colorado State 33-18

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 10:00pm

Kent Myers threw for one score and rushed for 191 yards and another TD and Utah State beat Colorado State 33-18 Saturday in the Mountain West Conference opener.

40 percent of millennials pay for print, online news

Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 9:45pm

In a world flush with free information, some young people are still willing to shell out for news they read.

Ex-Iron County deputy charged with aggravated assault

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 9:22pm

Criminal charges were filed this week against a recently resigned Iron County sheriff's deputy stemming from an alleged assault.

Survivor: Gunman spared 'lucky one' to give police message

Gosia Wozniacka and Tami Abdollah, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 8:41pm

The 26-year-old killer who gunned down classmates at an Oregon college spared a student and gave the "lucky one" something to deliver to authorities, according to the mother of a student who witnessed the rampage.

Woman sues Holiday Oil for falsely alerting police of a robbery

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 8:37pm

Bob Sykes is seeking $25,000 from Holiday Oil on behalf of his client, saying Danielle Wilkinson endured a traumatizing investigation after a Holiday Oil clerk falsely believed she was stealing and alerted police to a robbery in progress.

Monkey has fun on the loose in Orlando suburb

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 7:15pm

A monkey that escaped its owner's home in an Orlando, Florida, suburb chewed on its neighbors' mail, pulled molding off a police car and rocked back and forth on a street sign.

ESPN College GameDay coming to Utah

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 6:46pm

ESPN College GameDay returns to the University of Utah Saturday as the No. 10 Utes take on the No. 24 Cal Golden Bears.

30 percent of teens end relationships via text message

Ananya Bhattacharya, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 6:38pm

Tinder and other dating apps like to focus on how digital romances begin. But a study by Pew Research Center shows that more teen daters are using their phones to end relationships than scout for new romantic possibilities.

Missing 18-month-old boy located in Layton; mother arrested

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 6:15pm

An 18-month-old boy missing since Monday was found unharmed Friday night and his mother was arrested separately, police said.

Game Center: Utah State vs. Colorado State  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 5:00pm

Follow along as the Utah State Aggies take on the Colorado State Rams at Maverik Stadium in Logan with's live Game Center.

SLCC program: Start semester late, finish on time

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 4:59pm

For the first time, new students at the college can enroll in a condensed eight-week semester for an expanded array of courses this year.

Have You Seen This? Mascot dance-off

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 3:00pm

Sit back, relax and enjoy this husky's sweet moves.

Louisiana couple pleads guilty in Utah embezzlement case

Geoff Liesik  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 1:50pm

A Louisiana couple pleaded guilty Friday in a Utah embezzlement case and paid full restitution to the pair of Carbon County companies they victimized, according to prosecutors.

New TiVo DVR will skip through entire commercial break

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 1:04pm

TiVo wants to help you skip TV commercials.

KSL fantasy football: 3-week check-in

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 11:50am

Fantasy football expert Ben Dowsett checks in on's eight-team league three weeks into the season, chronicling the best and worst performances to this point.

State: Planned Parenthood to be funded until Dec. 31

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Oct 3rd - 11:20am

State officials are complying with a judge's temporary order to keep funds flowing to Planned Parenthood in Utah and now say they'll extend funding to the organization until the end of the year.


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