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Drowning in Utah's dirty air

01/26/2014 9:38am
Utah's dirty air is costing people their health, and in some cases, their lives. It's costing the state millions of dollars, muddying Utah's reputation as a pristine, clean place to raise a family, grow a business.

Sundance Film Festival awards given, 'Whiplash' comes out on top

01/26/2014 10:42am
The award-winning films of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival were announced during an awards ceremony Saturday at the Basin Recreation Fieldhouse in Park City.

Utah Democrats 'united' for 2014 Legislature

01/26/2014 12:02pm
Members of the House and Senate Democratic caucuses met Tuesday at the state Capitol to share their vision for the 2014 Legislature, which gets underway next week

PHOTO GALLERY: Sundance Film Festival 2014

01/26/2014 12:22pm
The Sundance Film Festival is the premier showcase for new work from American and international independent filmmakers. Check out our ongoing photo gallery and feel free to submit your photos!

SLC-bound flight diverted after engine trouble

01/26/2014 12:33pm
A Utah-bound Delta flight reported engine problems and was diverted to Chicago O'Hare International Airport on Saturday afternoon.

Facebook vs. Princeton in study smackdown

01/26/2014 1:15pm
It's an Internet feud between polar opposites: East Coast vs. West Coast, old school vs. new media, Ivy League gravitas vs. Silicon Valley geekery.

'Limited water supply' forecast for Utah in 2014

01/26/2014 1:27pm
A limited water supply is predicted west of the Continental Divide, according to the Natural Resources Conservation Service's National Water and Climate Center data in its first forecast of 2014.

Firecracker blast blows off driver's hand in Wash.

01/26/2014 2:07pm
A powerful firecracker detonated inside a moving vehicle in a Spokane neighborhood and blew off the driver's hand, with residents rushing to aid the bleeding man, police and neighbors said.

Russian man faces weapon of mass destruction charges in Pennsylvania

01/26/2014 3:33pm
Authorities in Pennsylvania arrested a 19-year- old Russian man Friday and charged him with possession of a weapon of mass destruction.

Minimum wage bills pushed in at least 30 states

01/26/2014 4:07pm
Minimum-wage increase proposals are getting the maximum push from Democrats in statehouses in more than half of U.S. states, highlighting the politically potent income inequality issue this year.

Utility bill assistance sought by more Utahns through HEAT program

01/26/2014 4:56pm
Many young children in Utah are warm enough to play with their toys instead of sitting underneath layers of blankets, thanks to the Home Energy Assistance Target program.

Air quality one of many environmental concerns for Utah, according to report

01/26/2014 5:59pm
While much of the recent focus has been on cleaning up Utah's air pollution, the Utah Department of Environmental Quality spent 2013 engaged in a variety of oversight actions to improve the world around us — including the water, air and soil.

Child killer who escaped prison in 2008 extradited to US

01/26/2014 6:45pm
Nearly six years after he escaped from prison, one of the U.S. Marshals Service's 15 Most Wanted fugitives has been extradited from Mexico and returned to that same prison, according to the federal agency.

Tennessee waitress receives $1,075 tip from anonymous customer

01/26/2014 8:47pm
Khadijah Muhammad's shift was business as usual until she returned to one of her tables to collect the receipt for a patron’s meal, which totaled $29.30. Muhammad retrieved the slip of paper only to see $1,075 written in the tip line.

White House warns Obama could go around Congress

01/26/2014 9:24pm
President Barack Obama will work with Congress where he can and circumvent lawmakers where he must, his top advisers warned Sunday in previewing Tuesday's State of the Union speech.

'Sacred Gifts' attendees write heart-felt letters to painters

01/26/2014 10:20pm
"Sacred Gifts," the exhibition at BYU's Museum of Art, is attracting record numbers of visitors, so curators are sending a message about the best times to see these remarkable paintings.

Car containing dead infant's possessions stolen from Ogden family

01/26/2014 10:27pm
An Ogden family's car, which contained items from the funeral of their 13-month-old baby, was stolen Saturday night.

3-year-old killed in Taylorsville crash identified

01/26/2014 10:27pm
Police say Zane Thurber, 3, from Murray, was killed while sitting in his car seat of a Subaru hit by a pickup truck traveling at a high rate of speed Saturday in Taylorsville. Manuel de Jesus Guinea was arrested on at the scene.

Legislative session begins Monday with bold education goals

01/26/2014 10:41pm
Starting Monday, the next 45 days are going to be important to schoolchildren. State lawmakers begin the legislative session by funding and passing policies for Utah schools.

Caribbean cruise ended after outbreak of illness

01/26/2014 10:51pm
The Royal Caribbean cruise line on Sunday ended a ship's 10-day trip in the Caribbean early after hundreds of passengers and crew members were sickened with a gastrointestinal illness.

Maine mom gives birth in driveway

01/26/2014 11:59pm
Abigail Cain was in labor and about to leave for the hospital early Friday morning when she had no choice but to give but to give birth while standing in the driveway of her Gray home — in wind chills that reached minus-13 degrees.

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