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Counties to give certificates to married same-sex couples

01/10/2014 7:02am
Attorney General Sean Reyes directed counties Thursday to give marriage certificates to same- sex couple who were married during the 17 days it was legal in Utah.

Ron Lafferty competent for federal case review, judge says

01/10/2014 7:59am
Condemned killer Ron Lafferty is competent to participate in the federal review of his conviction and death sentence, a judge ruled Thursday.

Trapped trucker survives hours in subzero temps

01/10/2014 8:14am
Tim Rutledge's eyelid had frozen shut. His voice was hoarse after competing for hours with bitter-cold wind and humming truck engines while screaming for help. He was losing consciousness, pinned under his rig in sub-zero temperatures at an Indiana truck stop.

Couple sentenced in Hill Air Force Base bribery case

01/10/2014 8:28am
A Florida man was sentenced to 15 months in prison and his wife to 24 months' probation for their roles in a bribery and fraud scheme involving Air Force contracts.

100-year-old negatives show stranded Antarctic explorers

01/10/2014 9:37am
After painstakingly restoring a stack of negatives stuck together, conservationists say they have restored a host of never-before-seen images from an historical expedition to Antarctica a century ago.

Lending credit card to family, friends is unwise, expert says

01/10/2014 10:10am
Have you ever loaned your credit card to a friend or relative, or perhaps bought something using someone else's card? There can be big consequences.

Video: Fleeing driver jumps into Ore.'s Sandy River

01/10/2014 10:21am
Police will tell you the "jump in the river" escape hardly ever works — and that proved true for a young woman driving a stolen car in the east Portland suburb of Troutdale.

Dial 9 before 911? Hotel death prompts petition

01/10/2014 10:43am
Hank Hunt's granddaughter tried calling 911 from the East Texas hotel room where she could hear her mother dying, just as she was taught to do in an emergency. She didn't know she had to dial 9 on the hotel phone first.

'Selfie Police' fine friends for charity

01/10/2014 10:58am
Selfie picture takers beware: the Selfie Police are on patrol to give $1 fines for each picture to be donated to charity.

Shipwrecked Concordia to be removed in June

01/10/2014 11:18am
The Costa Concordia cruise ship wreck will be removed in June from its watery graveyard off Tuscany and taken to a port to be dismantled, the final phase of an unprecedented 600 million-euro ($817 million) salvage effort.

Sundance Film Festival introduces new category for children, families

01/10/2014 11:21am
The Sundance Film Festival will have a new category of children's films this year, in what organizers hope will become a growing area and attract a wider audience of kids and families as well as more independent and foreign filmmakers with new ideas.

Meditation may help treat depression, anxiety, pain

01/10/2014 11:37am
Mindfulness meditation may be a treatment worth consideration for those trying to cope with anxiety or depression, though it might not lead to more positive feelings or better overall health.

Obama to announce NSA decisions on Jan. 17

01/10/2014 11:38am
The White House says President Barack Obama will announce on Jan. 17 the results of his review of National Security Agency surveillance programs.

Antiques Roadshow: 1830 first edition Book of Mormon worth $100K

01/10/2014 12:26pm
A man showed up at Antiques Roadshow in Boise to get a precious family heirloom appraised and was shocked to find out his first edition Book of Mormon was worth $100,000.

Texas man will stand trial for Moab crash that killed 3

01/10/2014 12:46pm
A Texas man accused of killing three people in a crash south of Moab has been ordered to stand trial.

Have You Seen This? Mom wants out of the cold

01/10/2014 1:13pm
The other day I gave you a Have You Seen This from a man in Wisconsin who loves the cold and gave us some ideas of what you can do in the frigid weather. Today is just the opposite of that video. This is a small family trying to escape the cold.

LDS Church responds to same-sex marriage ruling

01/10/2014 1:39pm
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released a statement to its congregation Friday, addressing the topic of same-sex marriage in the state of Utah.

Shia LaBeouf announces retirement on Twitter

01/10/2014 2:03pm
Shia LaBeouf has announced his retirement over Twitter. It's still unknown if the 27-year-old actor means it, but it certainly adds to the controversy he's been in the middle of as of late.

Phillips 66 settles lawsuit with Utah for $2M

01/10/2014 3:34pm
Utah has received $2 million as part of a settlement agreement with Phillips 66 to resolve a lawsuit filed by the state alleging that the oil company unlawfully received a number of payments from Utah's Petroleum Storage Tank Fund.

Feds recognize same-sex couples in Utah

01/10/2014 4:36pm
The U.S. attorney general said Friday that the federal government would recognize same-sex unions in Utah, marking the latest significant show of support for gay marriage from the Obama administration.

Sleep apnea treated with new surgery, researchers say

01/10/2014 4:58pm
Scientists can control sleep apnea in some people by surgically implanting a device, according to an article published Wednesday.

Wife of fertility worker not surprised by claims he tampered with samples

01/10/2014 5:50pm
A deceased fertility clinic worker is accused of replacing samples with his own. His widow says she is not surprised by the claims.

Avalanche danger prevalent in mountains of northern, central Utah

01/10/2014 6:00pm
The Utah Avalanche Center posted an avalanche warning for all of the mountains of northern and central Utah through the weekend.

Text messages, 'sheer luck' help police catch thieves within 15 minutes

01/10/2014 6:07pm
Police said "sheer luck" and a diligent victim who tracked those using her stolen bank card helped them locate suspects within 15 minutes.

RI woman finds wrong body in her mother's casket

01/10/2014 6:16pm
A woman wants answers after discovering the wrong body in a casket that should have contained her mother, who died unexpectedly while on vacation in St. Maarten.

$1B tax revenue ahead for Utah tourism industry

01/10/2014 6:30pm
Utah's ski resorts and the Sundance Film Festival attract a lot of tourists this time of year, and there's a lot of optimism for 2014.

California chicken plant to reopen after cleanup

01/10/2014 6:55pm
Work at a California chicken plant is to resume Saturday, ending a temporary shutdown ordered by federal inspectors who found cockroaches.

Revealing website prompts call to restrict sale of voter info

01/10/2014 7:02pm
Two Utah lawmakers plan to introduce legislation at the 2014 Legislature to change the law that allows the state government to sell voter information, including birth dates, cellphone numbers and addresses.

Holistic ways to fight pain and win

01/10/2014 7:28pm
A holistic approach to health is not all about herbs and acupuncture. An overall healthy lifestyle, including eating healthy foods and getting the proper amount of exercise, plays a big role in managing chronic pain, experts say.

Thief crashes into store, steals single banana

01/10/2014 7:52pm
A determined burglar in Connecticut repeatedly backed his station wagon through the door of a closed convenience store so he he could get in and steal a banana.

Judge orders Orem man to stand trial in wife's death

01/10/2014 8:04pm
Conrad Truman, an Orem man accused of shooting and killing his wife in their home in 2012, was ordered Friday to stand trial on charges of murder and obstruction of justice. The ruling came after two days of testimony heard by a judge last month.

Massive Target breach could have lasting effects

01/10/2014 8:32pm
Target says that personal information _ including phone numbers and email and mailing addresses _ was stolen from as many as 70 million customers in its pre-Christmas data breach. That was substantially more customers than Target had previously said were affected.

Serial robber strikes again — times 3

01/10/2014 8:34pm
Police are asking the public for help in identifying a suspected serial bank robber who attempted to rob one bank and successfully robbed two more banks Friday, bringing the total to five banks robbed and one attempted robbery.

Kennecott mine partially closed after movement detected

01/10/2014 8:57pm
Workers at the bottom of Kennecott Utah Copper's Bingham Canyon Mine were evacuated Friday after about 150 feet of material shifted unexpectedly.

Chemical spill brings W.Va. capital to standstill

01/10/2014 9:33pm
A chemical spill left the water for 300,000 people in and around West Virginia's capital city stained blue-green and smelling like licorice, with officials saying Friday it was unclear when it might be safe again to even take showers and do laundry.

Missing Idaho plane found, no survivors

01/10/2014 10:37pm
A private search party found a missing plane that crashed in Idaho while carrying five passengers in December. Though there were no survivors, family members say they feel a sense of relief.

Owner of security company catches alleged porch burglar on video

01/10/2014 10:42pm
The owner of a security company captured video of a man who allegedly took UPS packages off his porch and many other porches during the holidays.

Business owners find feds' recognition of same-sex marriage confusing

01/10/2014 10:43pm
When U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder assured same-sex couples recently married in Utah that their marriages will be recognized by the federal government, it added to the confusion for Utah businesses owners who now have to decide whether to follow state or federal law.

Irving scores 25 to Cavaliers past Jazz 113-102

01/10/2014 10:56pm
Kyrie Irving had 25 points and eight assists to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers over the Utah Jazz 113-102 on Friday night.

LGBT community protests at Capitol with 44K signature petition

01/10/2014 11:59pm
A petition is on its way to the Governor's office where a protest is scheduled for Friday afternoon, all aimed to convince Utah leaders that most Utahns want marriage equality.