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Man arrested for alleged burglary on more than a dozen vehicles

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:35pm

Police arrested an alleged serial vehicle burglar Monday, and they are looking for victims who have not yet reported linked cases.

Video: Get wicked-fast translations in 27 languages with Google app

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:13pm

Google released an almost unbelievable new video demonstrating just how fast its translation app works.

Drone sighting at prison cause for concern

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 3:03pm

The Utah State Department of Corrections is concerned about prison security after a possible drone sighting was reported at the Utah State Prison July 15.

5 of the biggest box office flops

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:45pm

"Waterworld" has become synonymous with box office bomb. The film turned 20 years old in July and in honor of the massive money pit we take a look at five of the biggest box office flops.

Warrants reveals new details in fatal West Valley stabbing

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:31pm

West Valley police are still trying to determine of what led to the stabbing death of a man outside an apartment complex in July.

Police arrest man who allegedly choked girlfriend's 2-year-old son

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:24pm

Police arrested a man who allegedly abused his girlfriend's 2-year-old son Tuesday afternoon at a Woods Cross home, police said.

3 ways online schools are preparing students for college and beyond

Mountain Heights Academy  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:13pm

Prepare your kids for their college courses and future jobs with these three tips.

Balloon note released at dad's grave finds its way back to family

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 2:01pm

A 13-year-old girl who lost her father to cancer in May released balloons with a note at his grave on Father's Day. She returned home a few hours later, over 25 miles away, to find a surprise in her backyard.

Have You Seen This? Motocrosser surfs Tahitian waves

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 1:15pm

He rides big waves on a motocross bike, what else do you need to know?

Man arrested after allegedly posing as waiter, stealing credit card

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 12:35pm

Police arrested a man Tuesday who allegedly impersonated a waiter to steal a patron's credit card.

Honeybees that 'cook' their enemies and other captivating bugs

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:45am

Creepy, crawly bugs of all varieties are known to freak people out, but some have more unusual characteristics than others. We've compiled a list of five bugs that are especially quirky.

Walmart, Amazon halt sales of toy guns that look real in New York

Jackie Wattles, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:18am

Five major retailers have agreed to stop selling realistic-looking toy guns in New York state, the attorney general said Monday.

LaMarcus Aldridge's new home; J.J. Watt's new girl

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 11:04am

In today's installment of the biggest things in sports' social media, we get a glimpse at the more human sides of pro athletes. It turns out, these men and women are just like the rest of us — except with multimillion dollar contracts.

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The best, worst school systems: Where does Utah fall?

Deseret News  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:46am

Which state has the best school system? What about the worst? And where does Utah fall?

Newborn baby pulled from toilet in Beijing

Shen Lu and Steven Jiang, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:32am

Police are searching for the mother of a newborn baby girl found wedged face-down in a Beijing toilet on Sunday.

Pivotal stretches will define BYU and Utah's seasons

Ben Anderson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:17am

Looking over the most pivotal stretches of BYU and Utah's schedule that are likely to determine the success level of the two teams' seasons.

Cecil the lion: Tribute Beanie Baby toy to raise funds for wildlife

Laura Smith-Spark, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:04am

Cecil the lion, the big cat slain in Zimbabwe last month allegedly by an American hunter, is now to be immortalized as a plush toy.

Post-mastectomy plastic surgery helps women feel whole again

University Of Utah Healthcare  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 10:00am

Seven months after a mastectomy saved her life, Tracy Hernandez was ready to be whole again.

2 serious bugs attacking Mac computers

David Goldman, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 9:49am

Two serious bugs affecting Macintosh computers can leave your computer riddled with malware or even permanently controlled by a hacker.

Former Ferguson cop Darren Wilson opens up about his life in seclusion

Holly Yan, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 9:33am

Darren Wilson may have been legally vindicated in killing Michael Brown, but in many ways, he doesn't live like a free man.

Local musician creates compact, on-the-go restring kit

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 4th - 8:18am

Guitar players now have access to a "one-stop shop" for restringing their instrument, thanks to a local musician.

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