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Study: Married folks have fewer heart problems

03/30/2014 10:58am
Love can sometimes break a heart but marriage seems to do it a lot of good. A study of more than 3.5 million Americans finds that married people are less likely than singles, divorced or widowed folks to suffer any type of heart or blood vessel problem.

Utah looks to play a more prominent role in 2016 presidential primary

03/30/2014 11:59am
There's still a push for Utah to play a bigger role in the 2016 presidential primary race, even though a bill to make the state's election the first in the nation stalled in this year's Legislature.

See which states, cities came out on top in this year's 'State of American Well-Being' report

03/30/2014 12:59pm
Gallup and Healthways released their annual "State of American Well- Being" report Tuesday, showing measurements reflecting how Americans felt about their states, communities and congressional districts in 2013. Provo-Orem ranked No. 1.

'Physics of Freestyle' teaches students the science of snow sports

03/30/2014 2:01pm
Scientists from the University of Utah and former Olympians partnered to present "Physics of Freestyle" for Park City students Thursday.

Health law legacy eludes Obama as changes sink in

03/30/2014 4:32pm
As a roller-coaster sign-up season winds down, President Barack Obama's health care law has indeed managed to change the country.

Magnitude-4.8 earthquake shakes Yellowstone park

03/30/2014 5:07pm
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-4.8 earthquake that shook northern Yellowstone National Park is the strongest there since 1980.

Police fire pepper spray at Arizona students

03/30/2014 5:09pm
Tucson police shot pepper spray at several hundred fans who took to the streets and threw beer bottles and firecrackers at officers Saturday night after the University of Arizona basketball team's overtime loss to Wisconsin in the NCAA tournament.

Durant leads Thunder past Jazz 116-96

03/30/2014 5:21pm
The drama was sapped early from Oklahoma City's blowout win over Utah, except for one detail.

Thrice denied, restaurant owner applies for another east-side liquor license

03/30/2014 6:06pm
A Salt Lake City businessman whose plans for an east-side tavern drew intense neighborhood opposition wants a state liquor license for the restaurant he opened instead.

Driver injured, moose killed in collision near Strawberry Reservoir

03/30/2014 6:24pm
A man was seriously injured Saturday night when he hit a moose while driving on state Route 40 near Strawberry Reservoir.

Animal advocates aim to make Utah a 'no-kill' state within 5 years

03/30/2014 7:00pm
Best Friends Animal Society launched its No-Kill Utah initiative Sunday, with the gaol of saving 90 percent of all the state's shelter pets.

Parent like somebody's watching

03/30/2014 7:58pm
Being in public brings out the good parent in us — we yell less and are more patient, among other things. In an effort to be the mom I know I should be, I am going to parent like somebody's watching.

Change in blood levels might predict heart attacks, Utah researchers say

03/30/2014 8:58pm
Researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute have identified a biological process that might be able to help predict when a heart attack is imminent.

Effective parents explain clearly, level consequences, specialists say

03/30/2014 9:26pm
Effective parenting often boils down to effective communication, parenting specialists from Utah Youth Village told foster parents, adoptive parents and professionals attending the Utah Adoption Council's annual conference.

Unemployed Utahn devotes month to random acts of kindness

03/30/2014 10:30pm
Daniel Smith decided that the best way to rid his depression after losing his job was to serve. For four weeks he devoted a budget of $500 to helping others with random acts of kindness, like paying for people's lunches and passing out gift cards.

Utah couple headed home after unexpected 'hospital honeymoon'

03/30/2014 10:48pm
A Utah man who had to be airlifted from a cruise ship near North Carolina when he became sick last weekend is making plans to return home. His bride of two weeks says she's made the most of her honeymoon in a hospital.

US, Russia talks fail to end Ukraine deadlock

03/30/2014 10:49pm
The United States and Russia agreed Sunday that the crisis in Ukraine requires a diplomatic resolution, but four hours of talks between U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov failed to break a tense East-West deadlock over how to proceed.

Australian PM vows search for jetliner will go on

03/30/2014 10:49pm
The weekslong search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is "an extraordinarily difficult exercise" but it will go on as long as possible, Australia's prime minister said Monday.

Thousands without power for a time following windy weather

03/30/2014 11:01pm
Thousands of people across the state were without power for a time Sunday because of the weather. Several hundred were still in the dark late Sunday night.

Mudslide death toll rises; search dogs take break

03/30/2014 11:01pm
Many of the dogs essential in the search for victims of the deadly mudslide that buried a mountainside community will take a two-day break, rescue crews said Sunday, as the official death toll rose and more bodies were recovered.

Utah teens thrilled with viral reaction to 'Words' video

03/30/2014 11:20pm
A Utah youth group's music video is going viral, but it's not the song that has so many people watching it on YouTube.

Family Dollar robbed at gunpoint

03/30/2014 11:31pm
Police are searching for two men who robbed a Family Dollar store at gunpoint Sunday night.