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'It's hard,' frustrated workers say of furlough

10/03/2013 7:43am
Frustration mounts for furloughed Utahns as the shutdown showdown between Republicans and Democrats intensifies.

Dueling petitions circulating in Millcreek

10/03/2013 8:09am
There's a case of dueling petitions in Millcreek Township. Both petitions could change the makeup of the community in very different ways.

Gov't reimburses man for 'mutt-ilated' currency

10/03/2013 8:29am
A Montana man who painstakingly gathered and reassembled parts of five $100 bills eaten by his golden retriever has been reimbursed by the U.S. Treasury for the "mutt-ilated" currency.

Enjoy life more by learning to listen to yourself

10/03/2013 8:34am
Through daily society noise, we women hear many voices telling us we should be doing better, doing more, or doing "it all." Learning to listen to our own voice, and express it appropriately to create change brings greater daily joy and confidence.

4 tips to cut back on excessive phone use

10/03/2013 9:20am
For the millions of smart phone users out there, hope is within reach. The compulsory need to constantly grab the the phone can be cured.

Thursday's matchup comes down to Wilson vs. Hundley

10/03/2013 9:41am
Utah will get its first true test of the season Thursday as the Utes take on No. 12 UCLA in the annual blackout game. The night game features two sophomore dual-threat quarterbacks in a battle for a top spot in the Pac-12 South Division.

SC gov drops extradition for Cherokee girl's dad

10/03/2013 10:09am
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley dropped her request Wednesday to extradite the biological father of a Cherokee girl who was at the center of a bitter custody dispute, but he could still face a charge of custodial interference if he goes to South Carolina.

Collie signs with the Patriots

10/03/2013 10:28am
Former BYU Cougar receiver Austin Collie has signed with the New England Patriots.

Despite what you may have heard, Americans are learning to save their money

10/03/2013 10:49am
While it is going to take balance to create financially stability, experts say there are positive signs that Americans have learned financial lessons from the recession.

Man vs. diet: the shape-shifter saga

10/03/2013 10:57am
Utah Jazz beat writer Jody Genessy re-engages in his battle of the bulge with a commitment to chronicle his weight-loss journey (and to not eat his laptop screen while looking at Pinterest).

Museum highlights trove of photos from the late 1800s

10/03/2013 11:37am
The UK's National Media Museum featured dozens of photos taken with the Kodak 1, one of the first rollfilm cameras every developed in an online exhibit.

'iPosture' drives back pain in millenials, study says

10/03/2013 11:45am
A new study said slouching while texting and using computers is the reason why 84 percent of 18- 24 year olds reported experiencing back pain in the past 12 months.

Bear cub jumps ship after tranquilizer, rescued by DWR

10/03/2013 12:48pm
An unusual case of a bear at Lake Powell was made even more unusual by the animal's choice of habitat and escape attempt that required a rescue from the reservoir.

Local filmmakers win film competition judged by Ron Howard

10/03/2013 2:08pm
Three local filmmakers are headed to New York City after their suspenseful film "Dominus" was one of five winners in the Canon Project Imagination Film Contest. The film competition was judged by Ron Howard and Bryce Dallas Howard.

Ship capsizes off Italy; 114 African migrants die

10/03/2013 3:03pm
The rickety fishing boat was the third of the night to head toward the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa, overloaded with African migrants seeking a better life in Europe. Most never reached shore.

Park City hosts first 'Dine About'

10/03/2013 4:31pm
A week-long "Dine About" is offering three-course meals in Park City for $15 or $30 per person.

2 women in serious condition after being hit by truck

10/03/2013 4:57pm
Two women in Salina were in serious condition after being hit by a truck making a turn, police said.

'Silk Road' online drug market shut down by FBI

10/03/2013 5:09pm
The FBI shut down one of the largest online drug markets Monday after a two-year investigation.

Emergency funding to allow Utah WIC programs to reopen

10/03/2013 6:14pm
Utah's Women, Infants and Children program will reopen its clinics Friday thanks to $2.5 million in emergency funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Car accident causes vehicle to crash through fence, almost hit house

10/03/2013 6:20pm
A car collision caused a vehicle to run off the road and almost crash into a home in Ogden Thursday afternoon.

Ricin detected following suicide attempt at North Logan home

10/03/2013 6:47pm
Police evacuated a home in North Logan after crews detected the deadly toxin ricin there following a suicide attempt.

Doctor ordered to stand trial for murder in ex-wife's death

10/03/2013 6:55pm
John Wall was ordered Thursday to stand trial for murder in the death of of his ex-wife, Uta von Schwedler.

3 reasons the Tea Party has so much influence

10/03/2013 6:58pm
The Tea Party received a lot of attention when it began a few years ago. Their two main messages at the time were the problems of America's deficit and government spending. Most Americans agreed with that message which reinforced the quick rise of the Tea Party.

Man asks for reduced sentence after allegedly impairing girlfriend

10/03/2013 7:05pm
The Utah Supreme Court is set to consider whether a man who nearly killed his girlfriend should have his prison sentence reduced.

2 people in custody at suspected drug house on Ute tribal land

10/03/2013 7:33pm
Two people were arrested Thursday after federal and local law enforcement agencies served a search warrant on a suspected drug house on Ute tribal land in Duchesne County.

Unclaimed remains of Utah veterans receive full-honors funerals

10/03/2013 7:46pm
Eleven veterans were buried with military honors Thursday at the Utah Veterans Memorial Cemetery. The Missing In America Project identified unclaimed remains of veterans who died in Utah so they could be laid to rest.

Game Center: (12) UCLA vs. Utah

10/03/2013 8:00pm
Follow along as the Utah Utes take on the UCLA Bruins at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City with's live Game Center.

UK teenager tried to copy Columbine massacre

10/03/2013 8:12pm
A 17-year-old boy accused of planning a series of gun and bomb attacks on his former school was inspired by mass shooting sprees, including the one at Colorado's Columbine High School in 1999, a prosecutor said Thursday.

Ogden family displaced by house fire

10/03/2013 8:32pm
An Ogden family was displaced after the basement in their home caught fire Thursday afternoon.

Budget, debt unresolved on shutdown's 3rd day

10/03/2013 8:35pm
Three days into a government shutdown, President Barack Obama pointedly blamed House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday for keeping federal agencies closed, while the bitter budget dispute moved closer to a more critical showdown over the nation's line of credit. The president canceled a trip to Asia to remain in the capital as the Treasury warned of calamitous results if Congress fails to raise the debt limit.

Pills made from poop cure serious gut infections

10/03/2013 8:45pm
Hold your nose and don't spit out your coffee: Doctors have found a way to put healthy people's poop into pills that can cure serious gut infections — a less yucky way to do "fecal transplants."

'Let's eliminate the burr under the saddle,' says Herbert of gov't shutdown

10/03/2013 8:55pm
Republican efforts to stall President Barack Obama's new health care law need to be addressed as part of the negotiations over the federal government shutdown, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday.

Mother, boyfriend arrested in death of 3-month-old child

10/03/2013 9:27pm
Police have arrested a Pleasant Grove man in connection with the death of a 3-month-old baby in November of last year.

Guam teacher finds SLC woman's message in bottle 3 years later

10/03/2013 11:24pm
A Salt Lake City woman was shocked after hearing her name in an online video from Guam when she realized the bottle she had thrown into the ocean three years earlier had been found.

Police shoot, kill driver after Capitol Hill chase

10/03/2013 11:28pm
A woman with a 1-year-old girl led Secret Service and police on a harrowing car chase from the White House past the Capitol Thursday, attempting to penetrate the security barriers at both national landmarks before she was shot to death, police said. The child was unhurt.

Utah federal employees protest, worry about day-to-day living

10/03/2013 11:30pm
Nearly 100 protestors, including members from two unions of federal employees, picketed outside the Federal Building in Ogden on Thursday to decry the ongoing government shutdown.