On Saturday, a dozen animal welfare groups hosted a daylong event to help get over 100 homeless pets adopted into new permanent homes. The second annual Petapalooza Festival was hosted at the Viridian Event Center in West Jordan.
For Cassi Booth, Hyrum is the perfect spot to raise her son and save some money. But when that money was stolen, Cassi thought her dream of taking her little boy to Salt Lake Comic Con was over. She was wrong.
A man was killed and four LDS missionaries, including two from Utah, were injured after a car crash in Sierra Leone, Africa, Wednesday, officials for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said.
Phillip Deng Aguto survived the Sudanese civil war but died alone in a suspected hit-and-run accident along North Temple in the early hours of Aug. 13. Friends and family gathered Friday to celebrate his life and mourn his passing.
Two 20-year-old men kidnapped and terrorized a pair of teenage boys by tying them up inside a Salt Lake home, forcing them to drink gasoline and threatening them with a running chainsaw "for being snitches," according to charges filed Friday.
A new poll commissioned by UtahPolicy.com shows just 19 percent of Utahns want a Bears Ears National Monument and 35 percent want a public lands bill to pass that instills protections for the area. Many just want the area left alone.