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Half of young adults still live with their parents, poll says

02/15/2014 9:33am
In the United States, 51 percent of 18- 23-year-olds live at home with their parents, according to a new Gallup Poll.

Extreme snowboarder makes surprise ER proposal

02/15/2014 10:10am
A Utah extreme snowboarder faked an injury to propose to his longtime girlfriend in the ER on Valentine's Day.

Mormons in Olympic history

02/15/2014 10:32am
A list of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints competing in the Sochi games and past Olympics.

Utah man chosen as English announcer for Sochi

02/15/2014 11:16am
A Utah sports announcer was chosen as the English announcer for the bobsled, luge and skeleton events at the Sochi Olympics.

Military nears holy grail: Pizza that lasts years

02/15/2014 11:48am
They call it the holy grail of ready-to-eat meals for soldiers: a pizza that can stay on the shelf for as long as three years and still remain good to eat.

Recreationists lobby for access to Utah waterways

02/15/2014 12:13pm
Outdoor recreationists gathered at the state Capitol Tuesday to lobby for a bill that would enhance the public's rights in accessing Utah's waterways.

Olympian Pistorius says he mourns for girlfriend he killed

02/15/2014 12:44pm
Oscar Pistorius, the Olympic athlete who faces a murder trial next month, marked Valentine's Day with what he said were a few words from his heart.

LDS Church to develop 32-story building in downtown Philadelphia

02/15/2014 1:13pm
The LDS Church announced the construction of a 32-story City Creek-style mixed-use building in downtown Philadelphia for residential and commercial tenants.

'Citizen scientists' wanted for raptor survey

02/15/2014 1:40pm
The Bureau of Land Management is seeking volunteers to help conduct the annual Raptor Inventory Nest Survey this spring in northern Utah.

Hazmat crews clean up fuel spill in canal

02/15/2014 3:59pm
Hazmat crews in Weber County responded to reports of an oily substance in a West Haven canal Saturday. The incident serves as an important reminder for all Utahns, investigators say.

AP Exclusive: Misconduct forces more soldiers out

02/15/2014 4:30pm
The number of U.S. soldiers forced out of the Army because of crimes or misconduct has soared in the past several years as the military emerges from a decade of war that put a greater focus on battle competence than on character.

Oshie's 4 shootout goals lead US past Russia 3-2

02/15/2014 6:18pm
T.J. Oshie brainstormed while he skated to center ice, desperately trying to come up with one last move to end an epic shootout. He had already taken five shots at Sergei Bobrovsky, and the Russians were still even.

PHOTO GALLERY: 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

02/15/2014 6:21pm
The 2014 Winter Olympics is in full swing, bringing athletes from all around the world to compete in Sochi, Russia. Check out our ongoing photo gallery.

Inbounds skiing, snowboarding safer options this weekend

02/15/2014 6:39pm
President's Day weekend is typically a big weekend for Utah skiers and snowboarders, but outdoors experts warn it's also an extremely dangerous weekend to be in the backcountry.

5 siblings reconnect; 2 crossed paths at Wal-Mart

02/15/2014 7:03pm
The lives of five brothers and sisters born in North Dakota who were separately adopted at infancy took the twists and turns that 50 years bring. Some moved to different states; some married; some had children. But none of them ever knew the others existed.

Poll: Utahns more concerned about air quality than western neighbors

02/15/2014 8:29pm
A new poll tapping conservation-themed attitudes of registered voters in six states reveals that Utahns — much more than their neighbors — believe air quality is a extremely or very serious concern. They also worry about low river levels.

Proposal to make A.G. an appointed position moves to Senate floor

02/15/2014 9:32pm
A Utah Senate committee found a proposal to appoint rather than elect the state's attorney general interesting enough to move it forward for more discussion.

Fla. man guilty of lesser counts in music shooting

02/15/2014 10:22pm
A 47-year-old software developer was convicted Saturday of attempted murder for shooting into a carful of teenagers after an argument over what he called their "thug music," but jurors couldn't agree on the most serious charge of first-degree murder.

The local Irish skier Conor Lyne

02/15/2014 11:11pm
Conor Lyne skied with the green and orange of Ireland, but graduated from Logan High School and lives in Cache Valley.

Arrest made in connection with massive Salt Lake City fire

02/15/2014 11:19pm
An arrest has been made in connection with a Feb. 9 fire in downtown Salt Lake City that caused millions of dollars in damage. A jail report shows the man admitted to "intentionally" starting the fire.