08/01/2013 7:04amProsecutors filed a new criminal charge against a man who pleaded guilty to murder in the killing of a former BYU professor because they say he refused to testify against his co-defendant despite agreeing to do so in a plea agreement.
08/01/2013 8:02amThree years ago, Bluffdale-based Goal Zero brought its ideas for portable power to the Outdoor Retailer show. Now, the company is an official sponsor for the semiannual event that brings thousands of visitors and a vital influx of cash to the state.
08/01/2013 8:36amOfficials say it's been a particularly bad year for grasshoppers in southern Utah, with at least one farmer losing tons of cantaloupes and hundreds of fruit trees.
08/01/2013 10:04amIt's confirmed science fact (and not at all something I made up) that 53.6 percent of all calories consumed in the United States are derived from some style of pizza. As such, here are five of the best pizza joints in the state to fuel your life.
08/01/2013 10:41amRussia will enforce a new law cracking down on gay rights activism when it hosts international athletes and fans during the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, the country's sports minister said Thursday, appearing to contradict assurances to the contrary from the International Olympic Committee.
08/01/2013 10:41amInvestigators Wednesday confirmed that a couple found dead in their home earlier this week were involved in a murder-suicide.
08/01/2013 10:58amThe photo of a man "fighting" his way out of the belly of a shark is garnering worldwide attention.
08/01/2013 11:06amTeen girls may be just as likely to abuse their partners as their male peers, according to new data released at a meeting of the American Psychological Association.
08/01/2013 11:26amAfter transferring from BYU and sitting out last season, heralded quarterback Jake Heaps prepares for his first season at Kansas. A look back at what could have been if Heaps would have stayed with the Cougars.
08/01/2013 11:51amA southern Illinois businessman has paid off part of a court-ordered legal settlement with nearly four tons of quarters packed into dozens of bags.
08/01/2013 12:09pmJimmy Dean Meinhard, sentenced to up to life in prison in connection with a fatal stabbing in 1997, is now claiming DNA will exonerate him and is asking for such a test.
08/01/2013 2:07pmThe first trailer for "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" starring Ben Stiller has premiered and it's the best trailer of the year, if not the decade.
08/01/2013 2:17pmA man accused of abusing his girlfriend and her 5-year-old son has been arrested in West Valley.
08/01/2013 3:25pmNetflix's latest attraction will enable families and other people sharing the same account to set up separate identities so the Internet video service can give them better recommendations on what to watch next.
08/01/2013 3:41pmThe three children of prominent Salt Lake City businessman Richard Wirick have filed a lawsuit against the Utah Transit Authority and the bus driver accused of hitting and killing the 82-year-old man last year.
08/01/2013 3:58pmA 2-year-old boy with only weeks to live will serve as best man when his parents wed this weekend.
08/01/2013 4:04pmCharges, including murder, have been filed against a Salt Lake City man in connection with a fatal shooting at a convenience store in April.
08/01/2013 5:19pmDefying the United States, Russia granted Edward Snowden temporary asylum on Thursday, allowing the National Security Agency leaker to slip out of the Moscow airport where he has been holed up for weeks in hopes of evading espionage charges back home.
08/01/2013 5:26pmStanding before the man who kidnapped her and raped her for a decade, Michelle Knight described how the world had changed in the three months since they last saw each other. The captive, she said, was now free and the oppressor would be locked away forever to "die a little every day."
08/01/2013 5:33pmTwo more loaded guns were found by Transportation Security Administration screeners at Salt Lake City International Airport in the past week
08/01/2013 6:13pmA woman is facing legal trouble after she allegedly sold items online and then shoplifted to meet demand.
08/01/2013 6:26pmThe Department of Wildlife Resources killed a bear they believed was becoming too aggressive with campers. DWR officers said the bear was spotted entering campsites on multiple occasions going through garbage and looking for food.
08/01/2013 7:05pmPolice Thursday were looking for a man who allegedly led officers on a chase Wednesday night before eventually abandoning his vehicle and running away.
08/01/2013 7:11pmA vending machine at the Discovery Gateway Museum is drawing attention.
08/01/2013 7:32pmParenting is tough work; being disabled can make the simplest of tasks even harder. Here are six tips for disabled parents to help them be an important part of their children's lives while dealing with their disabilities.
08/01/2013 7:49pmWhile watching the news Wednesday, Pam Helston saw a familiar face in a story about an album full of old photos and newspaper clippings found among a man's father's belongings.
08/01/2013 8:11pmWith hammers and heavy equipment, the Division of Wildlife Resources is putting the Strawberry River back together again.
08/01/2013 8:39pmA New Jersey archivist has found a letter from the sixth president, but the library isn't sure how it got there.
08/01/2013 8:50pmAfter 10 years of legal battles, Salt Lake City is set to build 16 new soccer fields by 2015.
08/01/2013 8:54pmA staff member for a non-profit school for "struggling teens" has been arrested and charged for allegedly showing the students pictures and recordings of his sexual relations.
08/01/2013 9:24pmAt least 13 people have applied to become members of a board of trustees being formed to take over a state-run trust that once belonged to Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect on the Arizona-Utah border and holds an estimated $118 million in property, Utah court officials said Thursday.
08/01/2013 9:32pmThe Jordan School Board will soon decide whether to advance a five- year, $500 million bond to voters.
08/01/2013 9:38pm"No change in church teaching here," blogged Cardinal Timothy Dolan regarding remarks by Pope Francis when he said "Who am I to judge?" gays and lesbians.
08/01/2013 10:18pmAn arrest warrant has been issued for a man who police say kidnapped and sexually abused a 14-year-old boy.
08/01/2013 10:27pmAfter a national search spanning several months, West Valley City expects to announce its new police chief in the next couple of weeks. Mayor Mike Winder believes the new chief will help the city move forward.
08/01/2013 10:29pmThe United States is shuttering its embassies and consulates throughout the Muslim world on Sunday after receiving an unspecified threat, officials said.