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How to deal with constant criticism

04/21/2014 6:15am
Coach Kim explains the Blame and Shame Game and why people tend to judge and criticize others. She also gives some suggestions for dealing with these difficult people.

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

04/21/2014 7:29am
What's happening in this Wyoming resort town might be better described as a land creep than a landslide, but the lack of speed has not hindered the sheer power of the moving earth.

Kids get codeine in ER despite risks, guidelines

04/21/2014 9:00am
Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.

Parents: 234 girls kidnapped from Nigeria school

04/21/2014 9:42am
Some 234 girls are missing from the northeast Nigerian school attacked last week by Islamic extremists, significantly more than the 85 reported by education officials, parents told the state governor Monday.

Man in critical condition after car goes through fence, rolls

04/21/2014 10:17am
Two men were injured when a car left the road, went through a fence and rolled at least four times Sunday, investigators said.

The most insane new U.S. roller coasters

04/21/2014 10:34am
You'll flip head over heels for this summer's bumper crop of new roller coasters.

24/7: The case for a day of rest in a digital age

04/21/2014 10:43am
American ideals are shifting from a communal "day of rest," generally Sunday, to a 24/7 culture in which everything is available all the time. What is this "always on" era doing to our collective souls?

Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

04/21/2014 11:16am
Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change.

5 moments that made someone's day

04/21/2014 11:59am
Many people dread Mondays and having to head back to the daily grind. But we want to remind everyone that there is good in the world and doing something for others can brighten your day. Here's to making Monday awesome.

How some colleges are offering free textbooks

04/21/2014 12:14pm
College student Caitlin Ryen works two jobs to support herself and pay tuition at South Florida Community College. When a new semester rolls around, that usually means choosing which textbooks to buy, or not buying any at all, she says. Read more at nid=157&sid=29571741#s7DrTeHZfuU1SE3M.99

AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet

04/21/2014 1:00pm
AT&T plans a major expansion of super-fast Internet services to cover as many as 100 municipalities in 25 metropolitan areas.

Have You Seen This? Full-field lacrosse goal

04/21/2014 1:13pm
Just as the buzzer hit zero for the end of the first quarter, a Waterford School defender's shot from across the field sailed past the opposing team's goalie.

Is the White House giving Justin Bieber special treatment?

04/21/2014 1:37pm
Justin Bieber is allowed to stay in the United States — for now. The White House won't comment on a petition signed by more than 270,000 asking for the pop star to be deported for his repeated starring role in famous- people-behaving-badly.

3 movie sequels that lived up to the hype

04/21/2014 2:32pm
With "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and "Rio 2" taking top box office hauls this past weekend and numerous other big name sequels due to premiere this summer, here are three movie sequels that lived up to their considerable hype.

Venues, songs to celebrate Karaoke Week

04/21/2014 2:46pm
Karaoke Week has commenced so get your stage presence ready — it's time to perform.

Hike of the Week: Y Mountain

04/21/2014 3:18pm
Utah has a variety of beautiful mountain ranges and hills that make for a great pastime. If hiking is your thing, check each Monday for the "Hike of the Week" to get new ideas of where you can go exploring.

Are Americans dressing too sloppy for Sabbath worship?

04/21/2014 5:31pm
If the Rev. John DeBonville could preach a sermon to lift the souls of churchgoers across America, his message would be simple: Stop dressing so tacky for church.

Thawing out: Warmer temperatures lift US economy

04/21/2014 6:04pm
Spring's thaw is reviving the economy, too. A recent batch of government and business reports show a U.S. economy emerging from winter's deep freeze.

In show of defiance, 32,000 run Boston Marathon

04/21/2014 6:19pm
Some ran to honor the dead and wounded. Others were out to prove something to the world about their sport, the city or their country. And some wanted to prove something to themselves.

Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise

04/21/2014 6:21pm
Vice President Joe Biden on Monday launched a high-profile visit to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to Ukraine and push for urgent implementation of an international agreement aimed at de-escalating tensions even as violence continues. The United States will decide within "days, not weeks" whether Russia is abiding by the accord, a U.S. diplomat said.

I-15 police chase ends with spiked tire

04/21/2014 6:50pm
A police chase from Parleys Canyon to Ogden ended with two men being taken into custody Monday, police said.

Attorney appointed for woman accused of killing newborn infants

04/21/2014 6:52pm
An attorney was appointed Monday for a West Valley woman accused of killing six of her children shortly after giving birth as prosecutors asked for additional time to review evidence before filing formal charges.

USU student says thief took more than her car

04/21/2014 7:01pm
A Utah State University student says her life has been turned upside down after her car was stolen Friday.

Emotional affairs, part 1: Protecting your relationship

04/21/2014 7:30pm
Emotional affairs can have significant impact on a relationship. This three-part series will cover steps every couple can take to prevent emotional affairs, as well as recovering and moving forward after an emotional affair.

Prosecutors: Prep school graduates ran drug ring

04/21/2014 7:30pm
Two prep school graduates sought to use their sports connections and business acumen to establish a monopoly on drug sales to high school students in the affluent Main Line suburbs of Philadelphia, authorities said Monday.

Apple Maps spur increase in Loch Ness Monster sightings

04/21/2014 7:50pm
According to Loch Ness Monster enthusiasts, Apple Maps is useful for locating mythical beasts.

2 words you should never say to a new mom

04/21/2014 8:29pm
After a long labor, I gazed at my baby boy, with his perfect face … even perfect cry. Upon discharge from the hospital, I was asked how my baby was. "He's perfect," I replied. I was then met with the two words you should never tell a new mom.

Death count in ferry sinking tops 100

04/21/2014 8:37pm
One by one, coast guard officers carried the newly arrived bodies covered in white sheets from a boat to a tent on the dock of this island, the first step in identifying a sharply rising number of corpses from a South Korean ferry that sank nearly a week ago.

Stowaway teen forces review of airport security

04/21/2014 8:41pm
A 15-year-old boy found his way onto an airport's tarmac and climbed into a jetliner's wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii - a misadventure that forced authorities to take a hard look at the security system that protects the nation's airline fleet.

Comic Con FanX breaks records

04/21/2014 9:04pm
Over 100,000 people convened at the Salt Palace Convention Center to celebrate all things nerdy at panels and in lines at Salt Lake Comic Con's FanXperience, making it the largest Comic Con in North America per capita.

Police identify 1-year-old run over in Kearns

04/21/2014 9:11pm
Police on Monday identified the 1-year-old boy who died after being run over Saturday in a Kearns driveway as James Laloulu.

Why are Americans obsessed with missing Malaysian plane?

04/21/2014 9:38pm
From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has continued to rivet the country long after people elsewhere have moved on.

UDOT: BYU-built app ‘a game-changer’ in traffic safety

04/21/2014 10:21pm
Three BYU professors have created a computer model that crunches data and pinpoints Utah's biggest road problems. UDOT safety experts say it's helping them prioritize projects that have the most impact in saving lives.

FBI: Alleged gang member shot, killed after lunging at witness in court

04/21/2014 10:30pm
A gang member on trial in federal court was shot and killed Monday by U.S. marshals after he attempted to attack a witness testifying against him.

Tyrone Corbin let go as Jazz head coach

04/21/2014 10:31pm
The Utah Jazz announced Monday they will not renew the contract of head coach Tyrone Corbin.

Sex abuse survivors share stories, prevention tips in town hall meeting

04/21/2014 10:43pm
A tough topic got the spotlight at a Salt Lake County town hall meeting Monday night, as experts and victims discussed sex abuse and the cost it can impose on the whole community.

Parents of boy who made 'kill list' speak out to help others

04/21/2014 10:45pm
An Idaho couple turned their son into police after they discovered his hit list, and now they are sharing what they learned from the experience in hopes of helping other families.