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How to give a talk without fear

09/09/2013 6:15am
This week in LIFEadvice: Coach Kim gives some great advice for overcoming stage fright and giving talks or speeches without fear.

Fan blamed for house fire

09/09/2013 7:31am
A family of six is out of their home following an early-morning fire that left their house uninhabitable.

Talking to spouse about retirement often overlooked

09/09/2013 8:26am
When it comes to your retirement, you can talk to planners and experts. But recent studies show you need to talk to your spouse to make sure you're working toward the same goal.

Does employer legally owe you a lunch break? Probably not

09/09/2013 9:15am
Studies show the longer employees work in one stretch, the less efficient they become. So, are workers legally entitled to a 15 minute break or a half-hour lunch?

5 stories you may have missed this weekend

09/09/2013 9:51am
We've put together a few of the bigger stories from the weekend that you may have missed.

California lawmakers target 'revenge porn' but miss, critics say

09/09/2013 9:59am
While the California Legislature is poised to pass a bill criminalizing "revenge porn," critics argue that the bill is drafted too narrowly to help many victims, and point to a much more sweeping law in New Jersey.

Blind people are granted gun permits in Iowa

09/09/2013 10:06am
Iowa law enforcement officials are debating the wisdom of granting gun permits to blind people.

Report: NSA can access most smartphone data

09/09/2013 10:22am
The U.S. National Security Agency is able to crack protective measures on iPhones, BlackBerry and Android devices, giving it access to users' data on all major smartphones, according to a report Sunday in German news weekly Der Spiegel.

E-cigarettes as good as nicotine patches

09/09/2013 10:46am
Electronic cigarettes worked just as well as nicotine patches to help smokers quit, according to the first study to compare them.

10 Utah destinations for dinosaur lovers

09/09/2013 11:02am
Utah is one of the best places in the United States for dinosaur lovers to find fossils, both in museums and in nature. Here are some of the best places to find dinosaurs throughout the state of Utah.

James Taylor teams up with Mormon Tabernacle Choir

09/09/2013 11:15am
It took a while for it to happen, but James Taylor has finally teamed up with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on stage.

Toys R Us using gender-neutral marketing in UK stores

09/09/2013 11:51am
A campaign to remove "extremely limiting" gender marketing at Toys 'R' Us has the toy store giant changing up signage and their Christmas catalogue in the United Kingdom to promote inclusion.

Fan falls, dies at 49ers-Packers game in SF

09/09/2013 11:53am
A football fan fell to his death from an elevated pedestrian walkway Sunday at Candlestick Park during the 49ers' final season opener at the San Francisco stadium, police said.

Patient's bill soars as health law program falters

09/09/2013 12:27pm
Coping with advanced cancer, Bev Veals was in the hospital for chemo this summer when she got a call that her health plan was shutting down. Then, the substitute insurance she was offered wanted her to pay up to $3,125, on top of premiums.

Takeaways from week 2 of the Pac-12

09/09/2013 12:54pm
Another week of college football is in the books and the Pac-12 has already seen its moments of intrigue. Several schools continue to dominate, while others are reeling from a loss — we're looking at you USC.

Case of allegedly missing Oklahoma City bombing video to go to trial

09/09/2013 3:01pm
A Salt Lake attorney who contends the FBI is hiding surveillance video from the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing might see his case go trial.

Man killed in crash on I-80

09/09/2013 3:25pm
A 72-year-old man was killed in a single- vehicle accident Monday afternoon off I-80 near East Canyon.

Judge deems man competent in church shooting case

09/09/2013 4:20pm
Charles Richard Jennings, charged with attempted murder in the shooting of his father- in-law, was declared competent to stand trial on Monday.

Long-lost painting by Van Gogh is identified

09/09/2013 5:35pm
A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.

Names released of 2 boys found shot in Murray home

09/09/2013 5:44pm
They were best friends who had known each other since the fourth grade and they lived right across the street from each other.

Ohio man who confessed in video turns himself in

09/09/2013 5:45pm
A harsh sentence for an Ohio driver who made an online video confessing that he caused a fatal wrong-way crash after a night of heavy drinking would send the wrong message to people trying to take responsibility for a crime, his attorneys said Monday.

Obama: I might lose congressional vote on Syria

09/09/2013 6:15pm
Battling stiff resistance in Congress, President Barack Obama conceded Monday night he might lose his fight for congressional support of a military strike against Syria, and declined to say what he would do if lawmakers reject his call to back retaliation for a chemical weapons attack last month.

Man ruled competent in infant son's death

09/09/2013 6:43pm
Joshua David Petersen, 22, is competent to stand trial, a 4th District Court judge ruled Monday.

Man chases home-run, saves a life

09/09/2013 6:46pm
A Logan man was at the right place at the right time. During a softball game Wednesday, after retrieving a home run ball during a softball game, Bart Griffiths found a man in a motorized wheelchair, face down in an irrigation ditch.

AJ's Kwik Mart owner gets probation for $1.3M food stamp fraud

09/09/2013 7:21pm
One of the owners of a downtown convenience store accused of illegally redeeming $1.3 million in federally subsidized food benefits for cash received probation Monday.

McDonald's employee staged robbery, police say

09/09/2013 7:23pm
A restaurant employee who claimed she was robbed has been arrested for allegedly working with three other people to stage the crime.

Mail-in ballot asks about corporate right to political speech

09/09/2013 7:26pm
Salt Lake City residents recently received a mail-in ballot that asked if they believe corporations have the same constitutional rights as individuals for political speech.

Family of Lake Powell boating victim holds 5K to honor a life of service

09/09/2013 7:28pm
On June 20, 2013, three lives were lost in a boating accident at Lake Powell. One victim was Valerie Rae Bradshaw. In an effort to honor a life filled with serving others, the "Rae of Light 5K" will be held to raise money for the LDS Mission Fund.

Accused killer wants judge to toss guilty plea from rape case

09/09/2013 7:52pm
A Fort Duchesne man who has been sentenced to serve at least 25 years in prison for the beating and rape of a Vernal woman wants a judge to toss out his guilty plea in the case.

Organizers praise over-the-top success of Utah's first Comic Con

09/09/2013 8:11pm
Utah's first foray into the world of comic books and geekdom was a success, judging by the number of people who crammed into the Salt Palace Convention Center over the weekend.

Utah business leaders seek for trade opportunities with Latin countries

09/09/2013 8:30pm
Utah and Peru have had a business relationship since 1915, and Utah business leaders are hoping to build on that foundation through established trade missions.

Zimmerman's wife won't press charges despite call

09/09/2013 8:49pm
The sobbing wife of George Zimmerman called 911 on Monday to report that her estranged husband was threatening her with a gun and had punched her father in the nose, but hours later she decided not to press charges against the man acquitted of all charges for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin.

Heavy rains, debris close Timpanogos Cave trail

09/09/2013 8:51pm
After spending the day clearing debris and cleaning out a large "rock trap" that was filled by the weekend's heavy rains, crews hope to reopen trails to Timpanogos Cave sometime Tuesday.

Victim of fatal Roy shooting identified

09/09/2013 9:38pm
Police have arrested one man in connection with a fatal shooting at a house party over the weekend.

Driver follows GPS, gets semitrailer stuck in Butterfield Canyon

09/09/2013 9:55pm
Police and engineers with heavy equipment saved a loaded semitrailer from potential disaster Monday at the top of Butterfield Canyon.

Angry residents plan rally after video of Stericycle pollution surfaces

09/09/2013 10:10pm
Neighbors in North Salt Lake say it's tough to breathe when a local medical waste facility burns material and sends harmful chemicals into the air. They're prepping for a rally at the state Capitol this week as new concerning video surfaces.

4-year-old in critical condition after being run over

09/09/2013 10:26pm
A 4-year-old West Valley City girl was in critical condition after she was run over by a car pulling into a driveway in Woods Cross.

Doctor charged after viewing child pornography at work

09/09/2013 10:34pm
A doctor has been arrested and charged with viewing child pornography at work.