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Stockton talks about new book 'Assisted', Jazz career, coaching, life

11/18/2013 12:02am
John Stockton talks about his new book "Assisted," his career with the Jazz, retirement, family and more.

Accepting people who are different

11/18/2013 6:15am
Coach Kim addresses choosing a love-based mindset toward people who are different and breaking through your fear about what people think of you.

Malware 'CryptoLocker' forces computer user to pay ransom for files

11/18/2013 7:38am
Cyber security experts say it's one of the most malicious threats they've ever seen. It's malware called CryptoLocker.

Jury hearing lawsuit over avalanche death

11/18/2013 8:11am
A deadly avalanche from five years ago is being relived in a Summit County courtroom this week.

Some foster kids 'aging out' of system ignore aid that's available

11/18/2013 8:37am
Every year, about 24,000 kids "age out" of the foster care system across the country. Foster care workers in Utah say the transition into adulthood can be more than some kids can handle.

Dallas Zoo lion kills lioness in front of visitors

11/18/2013 8:54am
A lion at the Dallas Zoo bit and killed a lioness in their exhibit as visitors watched Sunday afternoon in an attack officials said they couldn't immediately explain.

Fear, faith and miracles for 10 LDS sister missionaries trapped in the Philippines

11/18/2013 9:06am
For 10 LDS sister missionaries trapped in the rising waters of Typhoon Haiyan, fear gave way to faith in a dramatic story of survival.

Choir students' letters to Santa raise money for Make-A-Wish

11/18/2013 9:36am
Singers of the Madeleine Choir School wrote notes to Santa. Each letter, which goes to a Macy's store, will add $1 to Utah's Make-A-Wish campaign.

Red blood cell size and depression linked for some patients, study shows

11/18/2013 9:50am
A new study out of the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute shows a link between red cell distribution width levels and depression in heart patients.

Sunday storm made 'perfect recipe for avalanche accidents' this week

11/18/2013 10:46am
A small avalanche Sunday may signify the tip of the avalanche iceberg, forecasters say.

Photos: Hiking Logan Peak in winter

11/18/2013 11:01am
Logan Peak is an incredible must-hike mountain in Cache Valley. It provides hikers with incredible views of Northern Utah, Southern Idaho, Southwestern Wyoming, and the Uinta Range.

Man killed in rollover near Utah-Idaho border

11/18/2013 11:32am
A 26-year-old Idaho man has been killed in a single-vehicle rollover near the Utah-Idaho border.

McDonald's new order: a third drive-thru window

11/18/2013 11:47am
It looks like two drive-thru windows are not enough to keep burgers and fries at McDonald's coming in an orderly fashion. The fast-food restaurant announced it will add a third.

Video shows near-vertical crash of Russian plane

11/18/2013 3:16pm
The grainy airport video is dark, short and chilling. Within five seconds, a dot of light that Russian authorities say is a Boeing 737 appears in the sky over the tarmac and plunges to the ground in a near-vertical crash. The result is a blinding fireball.

Missouri gov. denies clemency for serial killer

11/18/2013 4:02pm
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Monday denied a clemency request for white supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin, calling his crime a "cowardly and calculated shooting."

DEA agents nab 2 more in cocaine operation 'done over phones'

11/18/2013 4:41pm
Two more people allegedly connected to a cocaine operation that involved the sale of more than 100 customers a day have been arrested by DEA agents.

Police remain mostly quiet on details of deadly South Jordan shooting

11/18/2013 5:37pm
The initial autopsies on two young boys found dead in the basement of a Daybreak home have been completed, but South Jordan police aren't releasing details.

Methodist jury convicts Pa. pastor for gay wedding

11/18/2013 6:42pm
A United Methodist pastor was convicted Monday of breaking church law by officiating his son's same-sex wedding and could be defrocked after a high-profile trial that has rekindled debate over the denomination's policy on gay marriage.

Dow hits 16,000 for first time, S&P 500 hits 1,800

11/18/2013 6:45pm
Stock market indexes are hitting new milestones on Wall Street.

Slain girl's mother: Killer's name to be forgotten

11/18/2013 7:13pm
The mother of a 10-year-old Colorado girl whose death and dismemberment terrified a community said Monday the killer doesn't deserve to know how the girl's death affected her, and his name soon will be forgotten.

Utah minority students more likely to be labeled gifted, study says

11/18/2013 7:17pm
When comparing students who have the same grades, minority students are more likely to be labeled gifted, according to a new study from UVU.

Man hospitalized following auto-pedestrian accident in Logan

11/18/2013 7:39pm
A man was hospitalized with suspected head trauma Monday after being hit by a pickup truck while crossing the street.

South Jordan councilman pushing for new city-run school district

11/18/2013 7:46pm
Should South Jordan create its own school district, cutting all ties to Jordan School District?

Centerville man regaining sight after devastating ATV crash

11/18/2013 7:49pm
A Davis County man narrowly survived an ATV crash that crushed almost every bone in his face. Though doctors told him he would likely never see again, he's slowly regaining his sight and inspiring others along the way.

Vandalized arch receives much-needed makeover from Boy Scouts

11/18/2013 8:09pm
When Brent Taylor first learned about Moonshine Arch, the scoutmaster knew it was a perfect spot for a campout. And when he found out the arch had been vandalized, he knew his Scouts could clean it up. He just didn't know how. So, he asked an expert.

Girlfriend says Zimmerman pointed shotgun at her

11/18/2013 8:11pm
George Zimmerman was charged with assault Monday after his girlfriend called deputies to the home where they were living and claimed he pointed a shotgun at her during an argument, authorities said.

Deputies: Burglars ignore cash; opt for jerky, soda

11/18/2013 8:40pm
Deputies are looking for two men who broke into a Weber County store twice in less than a week. But it wasn't money the burglars were after.

Getting over awkward: How to have those embarrassing talks with your kids

11/18/2013 8:59pm
Do you have to have those awkward teen talks? Of course not. You can wait until Bubba down the street does it for you. Awkward moments are a parent's privilege. Consider them happy investments in your child's future.

Martin MacNeill set for 2nd trial on sex abuse

11/18/2013 9:06pm
Convicted murderer Martin MacNeill will get a two-month delay before he faces his next legal hurdle. A judge on Monday delayed a pending trial on a sexual abuse charge until February.

Crash on U.S. 89 kills one, critically injures another

11/18/2013 9:19pm
A woman is dead and a man is in extremely critical condition following a head-on collision on U.S. 89 near Gunnison on Monday morning.

'Opt-in' Internet pornography initiative bad news for some Internet providers

11/18/2013 10:36pm
A new initiative gaining ground in the U.S. would require Internet service providers to filter out pornography before it reaches customers. While many parents would undoubtedly appreciate such a measure, it could prove fatal for small Internet companies.

Dozens sickened after carbon monoxide leak at elementary school

11/18/2013 10:50pm
Forty-four students and adults from Montezuma Creek Elementary School were treated for possible carbon monoxide poisoning Monday.

Forecasts, warnings spared lives from tornadoes

11/18/2013 11:03pm
When a cluster of violent thunderstorms began marching across the Midwest, forecasters were able to draw a bright line on a map showing where the worst of the weather would go.

Travis Wilson sidelined with season-ending pre-existing condition

11/18/2013 11:08pm
Starting Utes quarterback Travis Wilson will miss the remainder of the season after doctors discovered a preexisting condition.

Victims make crime easy for car thieves in Utah, police say

11/18/2013 11:09pm
On average, approximately 16 cars are stolen a day in Utah. There were 6,000 reports of stolen vehicles in 2012, and police acknowledge the criminals aren't letting up this year.

Curry scores 22 to lead Warriors over Jazz 98-87

11/18/2013 11:10pm
The Jazz fall to Golden State for the second straight game behind a big night from Steph Curry, who left the game with an injury.

New campaign aims to promote gun safety in homes with kids

11/18/2013 11:13pm
The message of Bulletproof Kids is simple: Owning a gun is a right, but protecting children is a responsibility.

Toronto council strips mayor of most powers

11/18/2013 11:21pm
After a tempestuous debate, Toronto's City Council has stripped Mayor Rob Ford of the last of his substantive powers because of multiple scandals, but further turmoil seems inevitable.

Deadly new drug easy for teens to buy online, DEA warns

11/18/2013 11:44pm
The DEA is warning parents about a new drug that is easily accessible to teens and is already in Utah.