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Family: American detained in NKorea in good health

12/01/2013 12:40am
The family of an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a month in North Korea said Saturday the Swedish ambassador has seen the man and found him to be in good health.

Couple money woes: When one partner is a financial bully

12/01/2013 9:20am
Most committed couples are on good terms when it comes to finances. But a new survey by Credit Karma found 1 in 10 consider their spouse or partner a financial bully. Young couples are more likely to feel bullied about money than older respondents.

Person of interest arrested in fatal hit and run

12/01/2013 9:47am
Police have arrested a 19-year-old man for investigation of hit and run in the death of a 73-year-old man earlier this week.

Economist challenges idea of aging farmer crisis

12/01/2013 11:32am
Agriculture economists have long warned that farmers are getting old and staying on their land longer, delaying the turnover to a younger generation. But an Ohio State University professor argues that those fears are overstated and the United States likely will have little problem replacing aging farmers as long as business is good, as it has been for the past decade.

Ohio still home to 'A Christmas Story'

12/01/2013 12:08pm
Fans of the 1983 movie "A Christmas Story" still can't get enough of its quirky humor and heart-warming family theme and are relishing this season's 30th anniversary celebration.

Elko event launches YouTube cowboy poetry contest

12/01/2013 12:42pm
The group that stages the annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko has launched a YouTube poetry contest for those between the ages of 18 and 35.

Holiday pet photos are a challenging treasure

12/01/2013 1:31pm
Plenty of people eschew pre-packaged holiday cards for a more personal holiday photo greeting. While parents know that getting kids to sit still long enough for a good picture is a challenge, for pet owners taking the perfect portrait can be an even greater challenge.

Award-winning teacher dies after being struck by train

12/01/2013 3:11pm
Larry Litizzette, 56, was hit and killed by a train in Spanish Fork Canyon, Saturday afternoon. He was an award-winning and well-respected teacher at Mountain Crest High School in Hyrum.

2 Calif police officers on trial in homeless death

12/01/2013 4:04pm
More than two years after his son died in a violent confrontation with police, Ron Thomas still hears the echoes of that night.

Tribe hopes to build bottled water plant in Maine

12/01/2013 4:27pm
Tucked in the nation's northeastern corner, the Passamaquoddy tribe's ancestral land remains as it was centuries ago: Rugged and teeming with natural beauty and wildlife.

15-year-old boy shot in chest, in stable condition

12/01/2013 4:36pm
A teenage boy was in critical condition Saturday night after being shot in the chest.

17-year-old staged robbery, is hospitalized with self-inflicted gun wound

12/01/2013 4:40pm
Police reported that a 17-year-old boy staged a home invasion and is in fair condition at the hospital with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

9 individuals injured in US 6 collision identified; all expected to survive

12/01/2013 4:45pm
Nine individuals were transported to the hospital in critical condition following a collision on U.S. Highway 6

Menorah vandalized at Jewish center in SLC

12/01/2013 4:50pm
A menorah was vandalized in front of a Jewish center in Salt Lake City early Sunday morning.

Dozens injured in 70-vehicle pileup on icy Massachusetts road

12/01/2013 5:12pm
One after the other, dozens of cars and trucks slammed into the back of a multicar crash in Massachusetts until about 70 vehicles had been wrecked and at least 35 people had been taken to hospitals, the Massachusetts State Police said Sunday.

Egypt police clear protesters; constitution agreed

12/01/2013 6:30pm
Police fired tear gas to drive hundreds of supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president from Cairo's famed Tahrir Square on Sunday, as a panel tasked with amending the constitution adopted during his time in office agreed on changes to the text.

Clowns help Syrian camp children smile for moment

12/01/2013 7:15pm
At this sprawling desert camp in Jordan, home to thousands of children who fled Syria's civil war, a few found a moment to smile Sunday watching a troop of clowns.

NYC train derailment kills 4, hurts more than 60

12/01/2013 7:38pm
A New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve derailed Sunday, killing four people and injuring more than 60 in a crash that threw some riders from toppling cars and swiftly raised questions about whether excessive speed, mechanical problems or human error could have played a role.

Critical thinking hallmark of Common Core class

12/01/2013 8:00pm
Remembering the plot of a short story is no longer good enough in teacher Amy Lawson's fifth-grade classroom.

Man attempting to commit suicide critically injured by TRAX train

12/01/2013 9:24pm
A man was hit and critically injured by a TRAX train in Salt Lake City, Sunday evening.

Christmas Tree Jubilee event raises money for children

12/01/2013 9:35pm
Nearly a hundred Christmas trees filled the Eccles Center in Ogden for the annual Christmas Tree Jubilee Nov. 25-29 to continue the longtime tradition that benefits the Weber School foundation and brings members of the community together.

Hanukkah celebration held at the Gallivan Center

12/01/2013 10:03pm
A celebration of the season took place at the Gallivan Center in downtown Salt Lake City Sunday with dozens of people from the Jewish community honoring the fourth day of Hanukkah.

Tour guide finds peace 16 years after deadly flood

12/01/2013 10:58pm
Pancho Quintana, the sole survivor of a deadly tragedy near Lake Powell, has finally found peace. Sixteen years ago a flash flood wiped out a tour group he led into Antelope Canyon near Page, Ariz.