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Amid Pa. abortion trial, Lee asks Senate to review policies

05/07/2013 8:07am
Sen. Mike Lee introduced a resolution Monday calling for the Senate to review public policies that he says led to the illegal abortion practices of Philadelphia doctor currently on trial for murder.

Fugitive caught after stolen car crashes

05/07/2013 9:19am
A man with federal warrants out for his arrest was caught after an officer spotted a stolen car.

Police K-9 dead after left in car overnight in Miss.

05/07/2013 10:08am
A Mississippi police officer is under fire from the community after accidentally leaving his K-9 officer in a police cruiser overnight. Some have called for his job while others have called for charges to be filed.

Man charged with sending boy pornographic emails

05/07/2013 10:57am
A Salt Lake City man has been charged with sexually assaulting a boy between January 2004 and December 2005, when the boy was 12 and 13 years old.

Ref's death a consequence of lack of sportsmanship

05/07/2013 10:59am
Just as Portillo's family is now pleading for athletes to control their tempers, veteran referee Pete McCabe has spent the last four years preaching the importance of sportsmanship in and around Rochester after he was severely injured by a player.

Giant wheelchair swing built for twins with cerebral palsy

05/07/2013 11:10am
James and Libby Waechter, 12-year-old twins from Colorado both born with cerebral palsy, have never experienced what it's like to swing. Confined to wheelchairs, they are bound to the Earth in a way that most children are not.

Child abuse awareness ad has message only visible to kids

05/07/2013 11:52am
A Spanish foundation seeking to raise awareness and prevent child abuse has an innovative ad up on the streets of Spain, one that displays two messages, one of which is only visible to children.

By any measure, BYU football belongs with the big boys

05/07/2013 12:11pm
Over the last three years, BYU has seen a number of lower college football programs be able to switch conferences and end up in a more advantageous situation. All the while, Cougar fans grow nervous, wondering where it leaves their team.

Man proposes to girlfriend with custom Angry Birds level

05/07/2013 12:53pm
Angry Birds was more than an app for Melissa Swift. It was her boyfriend's biggest distraction. Then one day, while playing on his tablet, she unlocked a level that said, "MARRY ME MEL."

Videos show spire, Angel Moroni placed on Ogden LDS temple

05/07/2013 1:39pm
A time lapse video posted on YouTube shows the steeple being placed atop the Ogden temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Total fan dedication and BYU rugby's championship play

05/07/2013 1:39pm
A hockey fan proved his fandom though a pizza receipt and some help from Reddit. We also have video of a kayaking hot dog vendor and the play that won the BYU rugby team its second consecutive national championship.

First trailer for 'Ender's Game' hits the web

05/07/2013 3:56pm
Google + hosted a Hangout for the "Ender's Game" teaser world premiere.

Colorado shootings suspect to enter insanity plea

05/07/2013 4:26pm
The man accused in the deadly Colorado theater shootings wants to change his plea to not guilty by reason of insanity, his lawyers said Tuesday.

West Valley officer's gun stolen, fired by Ore. man

05/07/2013 4:43pm
An off-duty West Valley police officer had his gun taken while he was in Oregon. Several rounds were subsequently fired from the weapon.

Charges filed against man shot at West Valley police department

05/07/2013 5:47pm
The man who police say brought a gun into the West Valley City Police Department lobby and was shot after pointing it at officers was charged Tuesday.

Mother-daughter crash victims recover as man accused of DUI heads to court

05/07/2013 5:47pm
A man charged with driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol appeared in court Tuesday, as the mother and daughter injured in the crash that led to his arrest recover from serious injuries.

Boy who jumped fence attacked by 3 dogs

05/07/2013 7:08pm
An 11-year-old boy is recovering from serious injuries he sustained after being attacked by at least two Rottweilers.

Families turn to social media for help in finding missing loved ones

05/07/2013 7:09pm
More than 800,000 kids are reported missing every year, and most of them are runaways. Desperate parents often turn to the police for help, but there isn't a lot officers can do. To help with the search, parents are turning to social media sites.

Being a mom is just hard

05/07/2013 7:48pm
Motherhood life lesson No. 3: With sleep deprivation, continual frustrations and multiple roles to fill, sometimes motherhood is just plain hard.

Don't update your status; update yourself

05/07/2013 8:34pm
When you update your next social media status, ask yourself, "When was the last time I updated myself?" Then do it. Updating yourself takes patience, priority, time, practice and performance. New skills lead to new opportunities.

Syracuse residents voice concerns over West Davis Corridor project

05/07/2013 8:47pm
Environmentalists and homeowners are pleading with UDOT to ditch plans for a highway in Davis County. The West Davis Corridor project will ideally give commuters in Davis and Weber counties a more convenient drive.

Mother dies unexpectedly after giving birth to sixth child

05/07/2013 9:29pm
Katrina Galbraith Lawrence, passed away at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center after delivering her sixth child. Her family said she began to experience complications associated with placenta previa and accreta when she was five months pregnant.

Homicide, graffiti have Moab Latino community on edge

05/07/2013 9:44pm
The March 25 shooting death of Gregorio Campos already had Moab's Latino community on edge. Then a hate-filled message showed up on a fence last week, and that only made things worse.

Ohio kidnapping highlights importance of public vigilance, Smart says

05/07/2013 11:02pm
Monday's news of three women being rescued from an Ohio home after 10 years in captivity has Elizabeth Smart and her family rejoicing over this news, as well while remembering their own ordeal. She says it's just one more example of why people should not hesitate to call police if something doesn't seem right.

Police look for woman's would-be abductor

05/07/2013 11:05pm
A woman walking home after dropping her children off at school was allegedly grabbed by a man who tried to pull her into his vehicle.

Driver who landed in tree describes terrifying ordeal

05/07/2013 11:07pm
On May 3, Don Barnes was involved in an accident that sent his car careening off the freeway and into the top of a tree. Tuesday, he described the terrifying moments he experienced during the crash.

Utahn competing in 'Dancing with the Stars' shares her experience

05/07/2013 11:09pm
Chelsie Hightower is living proof that with determination and commitment anything is possible, as she competes on this season's "Dancing with the Stars"

1 killed, 2 injured in Uintah County oil tank explosion

05/07/2013 11:59pm
The Uintah County Sheriff's office says one person was killed and two others were hurt Tuesday night when a storage tank exploded at an oil field near Myton.