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Insurance companies step up services for diabetics

04/17/2014 6:57am
Health care providers are doing more to help treat diabetes and to keep their costs down.

Car accident killed SD girls missing since 1971

04/17/2014 7:12am
Two South Dakota girls on their way to an end-of-school-year party at a gravel pit in May 1971 drove off a country road and into a creek where their remains lay hidden until last fall when a drought brought their car into view, authorities said Tuesday.

Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda dips

04/17/2014 8:11am
Coca-Cola, the world's biggest beverage maker, said Tuesday that the amount of soda it sold globally fell for first time in 15 years.

Panel seeks understanding between Mormons, atheists

04/17/2014 8:35am
Two groups came together Wednesday night to create understanding between groups commonly seen as oppositional.

American idols: When a nation falls in love with itself

04/17/2014 9:03am
In an ever-connected online world, when does sharing personal information cross the line between socializing and self-worshiping?

Glenn Beck starting movie production company

04/17/2014 10:01am
Glenn Beck, the conservative radio host and media entrepreneur, is now heading up a film division at Mercury Radio Arts, the parent company of his popular radio show and digital media operation TheBlaze.

Just say yes? The rise of 'study drugs' in college

04/17/2014 10:32am
In an environment where the workload is endless and there's always more to be done, a quick fix to help buckle down and power through becomes very tempting.

Nebraska principal sorry for 'don't tattle' flier

04/17/2014 11:16am
A Nebraska school principal has apologized for sending fifth-grade students home with a flier that advises those who are bullied to not tattle on their tormentors.

Utah's only Division 1 men's soccer program taking shape at UVU

04/17/2014 11:25am
The state's first Division I men's soccer program in the modern era is in the hands of Greg Maas and Matt Ellinger, who signed a 29-man recruiting class and recently released the Wolverines' inaugural schedule.

Man in ski mask tried to enter female student's car, police say

04/17/2014 11:41am
A man attempted to enter a female student's car after she left the University of Utah library Tuesday, according to campus police.

Brains begin to slow down at age 24, study shows

04/17/2014 11:52am
Canada's Simon Fraser University has conducted a series of tests using the game "Starcraft 2" to determine that brains are slowing down around age 24. Time between thought and reaction is growing as you get older.

4 ideas for spring camping destinations in Utah

04/17/2014 12:00pm
Camping in Utah is a year-round recreation for many, but warmer spring temperatures bring out a renewed popularity for heading to the hills.

False Utah election mailings spur investigation

04/17/2014 12:19pm
Utah elections officials say they don't know who in recent weeks mailed legislative endorsements and attacks purporting to represent a nonprofit group.

Reservoir to be flushed because of urinating teen

04/17/2014 12:23pm
The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and one teen's urine has proven unacceptable to Portland officials who plan to flush away the whole lot — the second time in less than three years the city has gone to such lengths to keep its water pure.

Despite leukemia, 8-year-old Mac optimistic about life

04/17/2014 12:43pm
Cancer is never a pleasant experience for those involved. But for 8- year-old Mac Brennan, cancer is just a temporary obstacle he has to overcome on his way to living a fulfilled life.

Have You Seen This? Urban sled dogs

04/17/2014 1:15pm
Four pit bulls and a skateboard make for a thrilling and terrifying urban sled dog ride.

Police: Mom drove into river trying to kill 3 kids

04/17/2014 1:20pm
A New Jersey woman accused of driving a van with her three teenage children into a river has been charged with attempted murder, weeks after a Florida woman drove a minivan with her three children into the Atlantic Ocean.

New Allstate service center in Draper to bring 100+ jobs

04/17/2014 1:36pm
Allstate Insurance will open a new service center in Draper with plans to hire more than 100 employees in the next year.

Fighting back the superficial 'sexy' trend

04/17/2014 2:31pm
Like many women, I'm done with the relentless onslaught from society of what is supposed to be "sexy." Rather than focus on plump lips and smooth skin, real women talk about what's really attractive about their husbands.

'Mrs. Doubtfire 2' in the works

04/17/2014 2:41pm
News has dropped that the 1993 comedy "Mrs. Doubtfire" is getting a sequel. Director Chris Columbus and star Robin Williams are rumored to return.

Family-friendly Easter activities across Utah

04/17/2014 3:47pm
Easter Sunday is coming up and with it comes a host of family-friendly activities. If you haven't yet planned how your family will celebrate the holiday, here is a list of activities going on around Utah for the weekend.

Taylorsville woman identified, death ruled as homicide

04/17/2014 5:18pm
The body discovered in a Taylorsville home has been identified, and the death was ruled as a homicide.

Top 10 best, worst jobs of 2014

04/17/2014 5:20pm
If you want to land one of the best jobs of the year you may need to brush up on your math skills.

Several streets to close for Salt Lake City Marathon

04/17/2014 6:01pm
The Salt Lake City Marathon will prompt closures on portions of several streets on Friday, April 18, and Saturday, April 19.

Distressed parents: Prom dresses too short, too sexy

04/17/2014 6:17pm
For Holly Manson, a mom of three teens in Oakland, Maine, one simple saying has made the difference between absolute dread during prom season and actually welcoming the rite of passage.

Man said to be homesick for prison gets 3 years

04/17/2014 7:01pm
An ex-con who spent most of his adult life behind bars on Thursday got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. The 74-year-old gets to go back to the place he called home — prison.

More than 800K Utahns drop, cover for 'Great Utah Shakeout'

04/17/2014 7:13pm
More than a quarter of the Utah population dropped, covered and held on at 10:15 Thursday morning during the Great Utah Shakeout, an event to promote preparedness for earthquake survival and recovery.

Utah stores included in Michaels breach of as many as 2.6M cards

04/17/2014 7:15pm
Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.

Teen ordered to stand trial for aggravated murder in death of deputy

04/17/2014 7:23pm
Meagan Grunwald was ordered Thursday to stand trial for aggravated murder in the death of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride. The question now is, what happens next for the 17- year-old?

Police seek public help identifying man who fired into apartment

04/17/2014 7:24pm
Police have few leads to determine who fired shots from a parking lot that hit a 17 year-old boy as he was sitting inside his West Valley apartment Wednesday.

Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry

04/17/2014 7:33pm
An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel.

Utah expects tourism boost thanks to National Geographic article

04/17/2014 7:47pm
Office of Tourism expects to see an increase in dinosaur tourism in Utah with a little help from National Geographic magazine.

Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case

04/17/2014 8:15pm
A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.

Cadaver dog returns to Utah

04/17/2014 8:21pm
A cadaver dog and her handler from Utah's Task Force 1 returned home Thursday afternoon after helping with the aftermath of the Washington mudslide.

Americans wary of futuristic science, tech

04/17/2014 8:34pm
Americans are generally excited about the new technology they expect to see in their lifetimes. But when confronted with some advances that already appear possible — from skies filled with drones to meat made in a lab — they get nervous.

On the scene at Comic Con FanXperience

04/17/2014 9:17pm
From cosplay to geeky merchandise to the names and faces that made the FanXperience great, day one was a successful meeting of the nerdy minds.

2 arrested in connection with aggravated burglary

04/17/2014 9:48pm
An elderly woman escaped with bruises after her house was burglarized, and Layton police have arrested those they believe are responsible for the crime.

Friendship, faith and gefilte fish for Passover

04/17/2014 10:31pm
A group of women gather every year to make a special dish for Passover, which began Monday evening.

Autopsies of 7 deceased infants completed

04/17/2014 10:35pm
Police say the autopsies on seven deceased infants found in a Pleasant Grove garage have been completed.

Jazz clean out lockers and face uncertain offseason

04/17/2014 10:48pm
The Utah Jazz wrapped up the disappointing 2013-14 NBA season with locker clean out and exit interviews Thursday. The future of head coach Tyrone Corbin and several players remains undetermined.

More, bigger wildfires scorching Western states

04/17/2014 11:06pm
A soon to be published study showing a 30-year trend of worsening wildfires in the Western United States was led by Philip Dennison, a fire scientist at the University of Utah.