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The pressure of a Heisman candidate year for Devontae Booker

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 9:03am

Many will be tuning in to see Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh in his return to the college ranks, but locally, many are just as excited about the return of Heisman candidate Devontae Booker and the future he holds for the Utes this upcoming season.


Alison Parker's parents on gun-control: 'We cannot be intimidated'

Kevin Conlon and Poppy Harlow, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 8:49am

It's been less than a week since murder set their lives onto a new course, into roles they never wanted to take on and into a battle they never planned to fight.

Last Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auction

Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 8:11am

The Titanic's last lunch menu — saved by a passenger who climbed aboard the so-called "Money Boat" before the ocean liner went down — is going to auction, where it's estimated it will bring $50,000 to $70,000.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Aug 31st - 7:28am

Here are 10 local stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

How to talk to your spouse without offending

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 6:58am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim gives valuable tips on improving your marriage and especially your communication.

Orem police seek suspects shooting out windows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:57pm

Police in Orem are searching for suspects who have shot out the windows of more than 100 cars and 10 structures in the past week.

3 cars destroyed, 3 horses killed in 2 WVC fires

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:56pm

Police are investigating two fires overnight in West Valley City early Sunday that destroyed three vehicles and killed three horses.

4 in custody following St. George assault, car theft

Ben Dowsett  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:56pm

Four individuals are in custody after an aggravated assault and car jacking in St. George Saturday night, police said.

2 men die in rollover accident on I-70

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:55pm

Two men died early Sunday morning after rolling a Jeep on I-70 near Moab, Utah, authorities said.

North Ogden man dies in motorcycle accident near Morgan

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:55pm

A North Ogden man died while on a motorcycle ride alongside his son Sunday, Utah Highway Patrol said.

Have You Seen This? Cat comforts sleeping pig in bizarrely human fashion

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:24pm

Feast your eyeballs on this bite-sized "Awwww"-filled moment of companionship between a 12-year-old pig named Mortiz B and a 2-year-old ragdoll cat named Leonardo DiCatzio.

Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

Daisy Nguyen and Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:11pm

Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who startled audiences with iconic suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream," has died. He was 76.

Zombie walk scares up donations for Utah Food Bank

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 9:52pm

A herd of hungry zombies roamed downtown Salt Lake City Sunday in hopes of scaring up food for the Utah Food Bank.

White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

Josh Lederman and Mark Thiessen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 8:52pm

The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska.

Mom who forgot her baby in shopping cart tells her story

CNN  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 8:02pm

The Gilbert mother who forgot her baby in a shopping cart in front of a grocery store this week is breaking her silence.

Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

Juan A. Lozano, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 6:01pm

The man charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a lengthy criminal record going back a decade, but never spent more than short stints in jail.

The cheapest degrees that will earn you $70,000 a year

Katie Lobosco, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:53pm

You keep hearing the same thing over and over again. A degree in math, science or engineering will get you the highest paying job.

Gov. Herbert honors Utah's 145 centenarians

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 5:18pm

Gov. Gary Herbert celebrated with "Utah's most exclusive club" Friday as the state honored its 145 centenarians.

LDS returned missionary writes inspirational rap song

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 4:01pm

A recently returned missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is taking the Internet by storm with his unique rap mashup.

Surfer uninjured after shark bites her board off in California

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 3:14pm

A surfer escaped injury on Saturday after a great white shark bit her board off California's central coast.


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