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Ranking the best rookie seasons in Utah Jazz history

04/19/2014 9:55am
Here is a look at the best rookie seasons for Jazz players since they moved to Utah.

Reid calls rancher's backers 'domestic terrorists'

04/19/2014 10:35am
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the federal Bureau of Land Management.

'Pay to Stay' continues in some Utah jails, despite judge's ruling

04/19/2014 11:15am
As Davis County sheriff's officials wait to see how their Pay for Stay dilemma at the jail plays out, other adult detention facilities in Utah are going about their business as usual.

New UVU building offers students a space for fitness, meditation

04/19/2014 11:36am
Utah Valley University officials held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday for a new student wellness center on campus.

I-15 upgrade underway in south Davis County

04/19/2014 1:03pm
South Davis County motorists will have to deal with the pain of orange barrels and lane restrictions for the foreseeable future before realizing the pleasure of expanded highway driving sometime next year.

Words carry a lot of weight in battle against obesity, researchers say

04/19/2014 1:27pm
Public and private health partners learned this week that the words used in the battle to lose weight may make all the difference.

Western states want control of public lands

04/19/2014 1:44pm
A public lands summit at the Utah State Capitol drew top legislative leaders from eight Western states who are trying map out a plan to gain control of certain federal lands within their borders. They say mismanagement is damaging landscapes.

British diplomat touts UK, Utah trade relations

04/19/2014 3:01pm
Speaking before an audience of local business leaders Wednesday at the Salt Lake Chamber, Sir Peter Westmacott, British ambassador to the United States, touted the U.K.'s business relationship with the U.S. and its importance to both countries.

Calif. customers hit with expensive Del Taco bill

04/19/2014 3:49pm
What was supposed to be a cheap bite at Del Taco turned out to be small fortune for some Southern California customers.

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

04/19/2014 3:51pm
No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.

Salt Lake City receives grant money to improve 'food desert'

04/19/2014 4:26pm
The Salt Lake City School District earned a $529,811 federal grant to initiate and enhance opportunities for physical activity and nutritional education in schools.

Apathy in older folks could signal shrinking brain

04/19/2014 5:24pm
Being apathetic is usually defined as showing a lack of enthusiasm or energy. Most people who experience it say they just aren't motivated to do anything.

Utah unemployment rate rises slightly in March

04/19/2014 5:48pm
Utah's unemployment rate for March is at 4.1 percent. Officials say 35,800 jobs have been added to the Utah economy since March of 2013.

Ammo found beside road helped break Kansas City highway shooter case

04/19/2014 6:04pm
The man charged with shooting at motorists on Kansas City highways apparently fired a .380 pistol from his own car before speeding away, documents released on Friday said.

Running backs shine in Utes' annual Red-White Game

04/19/2014 6:09pm
The Red team got a slow start in Saturday's spring game but got the momentum rolling in the second quarter and never looked back. The Red team went on to beat the White team 28-27.

13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche

04/19/2014 6:51pm
Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.

Little Sahara holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for helicopter pads

04/19/2014 7:41pm
Many people enjoy camping and having outdoor fun at Little Sahara, and the Bureau of Land Management now has another way to help people when they get hurt.

Police make arrest in Taylorsville homicide case

04/19/2014 8:30pm
Unified police arrest man in connection with a Taylorsville murder.

Motorist attacked, stabbed to death in Salt Lake City

04/19/2014 8:36pm
A 33-year-old man was stabbed to death in his vehicle near 500 West and 100 South in Salt Lake City early Saturday morning. Police are looking for the two attackers, who a witness said fled on foot.

Toddler shot by sister dies at hospital

04/19/2014 8:45pm
A 2-year-old boy has died after being accidentally shot by his 3-year- old sister. The toddler underwent emergency surgery and was flown to Primary Children's Hospital but died late Friday night, according to the Cache County Sheriff's Office.

Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

04/19/2014 9:23pm
A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

3.2 magnitude earthquake reported outside Tooele

04/19/2014 9:58pm
A 3.2 magnitude earthquake occurred outside Tooele Saturday evening.

Man detained after threats at LA Times building

04/19/2014 10:29pm
A man suspected of making threatening statements about a shooting and forcing the lockdown of the Los Angeles Times building was being held Saturday for a mental health evaluation, police said.

Mayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants

04/19/2014 10:30pm
The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won't be going to bed hungry.

Man taken into custody after barricading himself in apartment

04/19/2014 10:40pm
A man has been taken into custody after SWAT responded to Wedgewood Willow Apartments following a welfare check.

Divers begin pulling bodies from sunken ferry

04/19/2014 10:41pm
After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into a submerged ferry off South Korea's southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the confirmed death toll to 50, officials said.