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Crews rescue family of 6 stranded in mountains

05/06/2014 6:38am
A family with four young children is safe at home after spending hours lost in the cold mountains of northern Utah.

Prison inmate found dead in apparent suicide

05/06/2014 7:27am
A Utah State Prison inmate was found dead in his cell Monday after an apparent suicide.

Local leaders divided on Supreme Court's prayer ruling

05/06/2014 7:53am
Local leaders react to a Supreme Court of the United States ruling that allows religion- specific prayers in government meetings, as long as a good-faith effort is made to include all groups.

Sprinklers prevented potentially deadly arson fire, officials say

05/06/2014 8:04am
Fire officials say an apartment complex's overhead sprinkler system prevented a potentially deadly situation over the weekend.

Are college remedial classes a waste of money?

05/06/2014 8:52am
Are community colleges short-changing students? Recently, one group has criticized the community college system, saying many remedial classes are a bridge to nowhere.

Family: Woman stranded 5 days after crash will lose feet

05/06/2014 9:13am
Kristin Hopkins wrote pleas for help on a red-and-white umbrella that she managed to push through a broken window of her crashed car and open, hoping to attract the attention of drivers on a scenic highway above.

18 tips to ensure you're using LinkedIn effectively

05/06/2014 9:50am
Social media sites can be overwhelming to say the least. One thing, however, is for sure – and that's the fact that every social site or product has its own purpose. LinkedIn is no different.

Roundup of 8 wild horses a 'drop in the bucket,' commissioner says

05/06/2014 10:07am
The Bureau of Land Management brought eight wild horses into Cedar City Monday as part of the first roundup of the animals.

U. president to weigh 'possible updated lyrics' for fight song

05/06/2014 10:52am
After a lengthy debate over the University of Utah fight song, university President David Pershing announced a committee to review "possible updated lyrics."

10 things to pack on your next vacation

05/06/2014 11:05am
Packing for a trip can be stressful: to bring or not to bring? Here are a few products worth bringing that can make your travels easier.

Twins reunited after 78 years

05/06/2014 11:22am
In 1936, a pregnant single woman in England made the difficult decision to give up one of her newborns, separating fraternal twins. It would be 78 years before the girls were reunited.

'Star Wars: Episode VII' subtitle revealed?

05/06/2014 11:43am
Rumors have surfaced that the subtitle for "Star Wars: Episode VII" has been leaked.

WHO sounds alarm on spread of polio

05/06/2014 11:53am
The spread of polio constitutes an international public health emergency, the World Health Organization declared Monday.

5 brothers complete the St. George Half Ironman together

05/06/2014 11:56am
Emotions ran high as we watched two brothers coming slowly down the road. One, just trying to make it to the end, the other pushing him on just as he had done for 8 straight hours.

Bridge collapse closes I-15 in Calif.

05/06/2014 12:16pm
Drivers traveling to California on I-15 may encounter delays Tuesday.

Lewinsky writes about affair with Bill Clinton

05/06/2014 12:58pm
Saying "It's time to burn the beret and bury the blue dress," Monica Lewinsky is writing for the first time about her affair in the 1990s with President Bill Clinton.

Have You Seen This? 'Mother Power'

05/06/2014 1:15pm
BYUtv's "Studio C" has created a unique "tribute" to expectant mothers. Be afraid.

New doubts arise for 'Jesus' Wife' papyrus

05/06/2014 1:59pm
Weeks after scientists said testing indicated the papyrus known as "The Gospel of Jesus' Wife" was not a fake, new doubts have been brought forward about its authenticity.

How a Facebook photo led to a rare diagnosis

05/06/2014 2:00pm
Posting your kids photo on Facebook might not be your cup of tea, but in this case, it saved a little girl's vision.

User photos: This week in news

05/06/2014 3:04pm
This week's user photos include: a TRAX train collides with a car, a semi truck catches fire on I-15, a school bus fire in Sandy, a SUV crashes into a Sugarhouse home, and Union Pacific's latest acquisition makes a stop in Salt Lake.

Chicago cafe creates the 'wonut' — a waffle donut

05/06/2014 3:06pm
Foodies, rejoice! First, there was the "cronut" (croissant and donut combination) — now there is another delicious food hybrid — the waffle donut.

Reaction to BYU's announcement of 3 alternate jerseys

05/06/2014 4:10pm
Today, BYU Sports Nation tweeted a picture of three alternate uniforms the Cougars will don in home games in 2014.

Utah No. 8 most bike friendly state, group says

05/06/2014 4:58pm
The state's top signs of bicycle success include having more than one percent of the population commuting by bike and a state bicycle plan, according to the state's report card.

Infant chiropractic gaining popularity as way to treat common illnesses

05/06/2014 5:39pm
Infant chiropractic isn't new, but more moms are turning to this alternative method to deal with common childhood illnesses, and they are touting the benefits on blogs and Facebook posts.

Divers retrieve turkeys killed in crash

05/06/2014 5:51pm
A dive team spent the day Tuesday pulling dead turkeys and pieces of a wrecked truck from Deer Creek Reservoir.

5 steps for starting, maintaining your central air system

05/06/2014 6:06pm
Here are some tips to get the most of your central air system and keep it running efficiently and strong all summer long.

Federal report: Warming disrupts Americans' lives

05/06/2014 6:59pm
Most Americans are already feeling man-made global warming, from heat waves to wild storms to longer allergy seasons. And it is likely to get worse and more expensive, says a new federal report that is heating up political debate along with the temperature.

2 people shot at Salt Lake home

05/06/2014 7:01pm
A man in his early 30s and a woman in her mid- 20s were shot near Westminster College Tuesday morning.

Bottoms up with Great Salt Lake water? Utah companies say it can be purified

05/06/2014 7:04pm
Two Utah companies are trying to show the Pentagon that their technology can take some of the foulest water around and turn it into drinking water for combat troops. They just wrapped up a weeklong demonstration on the causeway to Antelope Island.

Sheep rancher claims Utah officer used excessive force in traffic stop

05/06/2014 7:16pm
A Uintah County sheep rancher has accused a Naples police officer of using excessive force during a March 26 traffic stop that was recorded on the officer's chest-mounted video camera.

Nigerian girl describes kidnap, 276 still missing

05/06/2014 7:22pm
The girls in the school dorm heard the sound of gunshots from a nearby town. So when armed men in uniforms burst in and promised to rescue them, at first they were relieved.

Clothing company celebrates Utah, gives back

05/06/2014 7:35pm
Revolutah is a clothing company that lets you wear your love of Utah loud and proud. Founded by a Colorado transplant, the company donates proceeds to local charities.

Lindon bank offers reward for information about robbery

05/06/2014 7:46pm
AmBank in Lindon was robbed Friday and is offering a cash reward for information that assists in the arrest and conviction of the robbers.

Judge rejects settlement deal in Ogden sex-abuse case

05/06/2014 7:47pm
A judge declined to accept a settlement deal Tuesday morning for an Ogden man accused of kidnapping and sexually abusing a 14-year-old boy.

Vans collide after driver runs red light

05/06/2014 8:29pm
Three people were hospitalized after the driver of a van ran a red light and crashed into another van.

The best (and worst) countries to be a mother

05/06/2014 8:32pm
In light of the upcoming holiday, a new report has been released that details the best and worst places in the world for mothers to live.

17K tiger muskies to be transplanted in Utah lakes, reservoirs

05/06/2014 9:02pm
The Division of Wildlife Resources announced Monday that as many as 17,000 tiger muskies would be transplanted to Utah.

Orem police use specialized training to calm armed gunman

05/06/2014 9:30pm
A team of Orem police officers used specialized training for addressing mental illness to manage an encounter with an armed assailant.

Injured cadaver search dogs not covered in FEMA grant

05/06/2014 10:19pm
Search and rescue cadaver dogs aren't covered under FEMA's grant for K9s, which is bad new for Pax, a cadaver dog with Utah Task Force 1 who was injured this week.

When streaming is stealing

05/06/2014 10:24pm
You probably wouldn't sneak your family into a movie theater without paying, but are you stealing movies at home? An expert explains when streaming becomes stealing.

15-month-old girl missing in Taylorsville

05/06/2014 10:51pm
A toddler was reported as missing Tuesday afternoon when police said the man she was staying with fled when they attempted to serve him with a warrant for his arrest.

SLC mayor's $800 million spending plan to address 'dark cloud' over city

05/06/2014 11:11pm
Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker's proposed budget aims to cut air pollution, close a fire station and give city employees a raise.

New sprinkler system designed to conserve water in business discticts

05/06/2014 11:59pm
The Salt Lake City Facilities Division is in the middle of upgrading the sprinkler system in the Salt Lake Central and Sugar House business districts to reduce water usage.