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4 adults charged after boy claims abuse in 'home prison'

05/09/2014 7:16am
Four adults were charged Wednesday after police say they were involved in physically abusing a 7-year-old boy.

Facebook leads police to kidnap suspect in Nevada

05/09/2014 7:35am
Police say they used social media to track a suspected kidnapper from the San Francisco Bay Area to a hotel-casino in northern Nevada where he was arrested on kidnapping, assault and pornography charges.

Panel OKs bill to let psychologists prescribe

05/09/2014 7:50am
An Illinois legislative panel has signed off on a proposal that would allow psychologists in the state to prescribe medication to patients.

Top 5 animated mothers of all time

05/09/2014 9:13am
Here's the top five mothers of all time from animated films.

Lives of love: The true beauty of mothers, in four stories

05/09/2014 9:50am
This Mother's Day, meet a mom who's parenting despite advanced cancer, a mom who raised her dead sister's kids, a mom who lost three limbs to an infection and a mom raising three disabled children.

Ex-Boy Scout leader sent to prison for child porn

05/09/2014 10:03am
A former teacher and Boy Scout leader in Utah has been sentenced to prison for possession of child pornography.

Sheriff: Man froze mother's body for 3 years to collect her retirement checks

05/09/2014 10:23am
Jon Whiteford had a secret so macabre that when a Kentucky sheriff's deputy showed up to question him about it, he pulled out a handgun and killed himself.

Opinion: Lillard has always been a star

05/09/2014 10:30am
Portland's Damian Lillard has consistently overcome odds to become one of the NBA's most marketable franchise players.

67 LDS missionaries transferred out of Ukraine

05/09/2014 10:40am
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Friday that 67 missionaries serving in Ukraine have been transferred to finish their missions within their home countries.

7 tips you must know when buying a used car

05/09/2014 10:54am
Buying a car can be an overwhelming task. How do you find the best deal? How do you know you're getting a good car? These are must- know tips to help with the stress of buying a used car.

Netflix raises prices by a $1 for new subscribers

05/09/2014 11:01am
Netflix is raising its Internet video prices by $1 per month for new customers and giving its current U.S. subscribers a two-year break from the higher rates.

Twin sisters complete St. George Half Ironman

05/09/2014 11:14am
For the past 10 weeks, my twin sister, Hayley, and I had been consumed with training, planning, and prepping for the St. George 70.3 Ironman. Race day had finally arrived, we had no idea what to expect and were both overflowing with race day jitters.

Ruptured gas line leads to evacuations, closed roads

05/09/2014 11:42am
Utility workers ruptured a 2-inch natural gas line early Friday, prompting evacuations and closing a major intersection as crews drilled beneath concrete to stop the leaking gas.

5 things you need to know about the UTOPIA deal

05/09/2014 11:45am
For more than a year, Macquarie has been working with the 11 remaining Utopia cities to not only salvage what has been built, but also to make it better, faster and more financially resilient than before.

Man back in prison for 90 years after court error

05/09/2014 12:11pm
Rene Lima-Marin's wife told her two young sons their father had to go to work the night in January when a team of police officers led her husband away in handcuffs.

Have You Seen This? 'Talk Nerdy to Me'

05/09/2014 1:15pm
A BYU alumnus created a video that may be the new anthem for nerds everywhere, and it's blowing up the Internet.

Tops in tags: Noah, Sophia are favorite baby names

05/09/2014 1:41pm
When it comes to baby names, blending in is out, and standing out is in.

FBI investigating Cliven Bundy standoff and supporters, federal official says

05/09/2014 1:52pm
The FBI is investigating the armed standoff on federal land between the U.S. government and Southern Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and his supporters, CNN has confirmed.

5 movies on Amazon Prime and Netflix to enjoy with your mom

05/09/2014 2:16pm
Here's five movies on Amazon Prime and Netflix that your mom should enjoy watching with you this Mother's Day.

Report: Apple on verge of buying Beats for $3.2B

05/09/2014 3:01pm
Apple is orchestrating a $3.2 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the headphone maker and music streaming distributor founded by hip-hop star Dr. Dre and music industry impresario Jimmy Iovine, according to a published report.

Police ask for help to identify robber

05/09/2014 4:15pm
A man entered a KB Express, went behind the counter and demanded the clerk open the cash register while displaying a knife, according to the Cedar City Police Department.

Chaffetz not named to Benghazi committee

05/09/2014 5:02pm
One of the most ardent critics of the White House on Benghazi won't be on the special committee created to investigate the attack that left four Americans dead in the Libyan city two years ago.

Police seek man who kidnapped, assaulted girlfriend

05/09/2014 5:36pm
A 24-year-old woman told police she was kidnapped and assaulted by her boyfriend.

Are your Facebook friends sex offenders?

05/09/2014 5:46pm
New Facebook app lets you determine whether any of your "Friends" are convicted Sex Offenders. Michelle Quesada reports.

Police: Utah doctor seemed surprised he wasn't arrested

05/09/2014 5:50pm
A Utah pediatrician accused of killing his ex-wife seemed surprised that he was not arrested the night her body was found, a Salt Lake City police officer testified Friday afternoon.

Olympians celebrated at Westminster College

05/09/2014 6:35pm
Westminster College held a celebration in honor of the school's Olympians. The school had 23 students compete in the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi — 10 percent of Team USA.

Arrested woman may be part of bigger crime ring, police say

05/09/2014 7:06pm
Police arrested a woman they say was involved in an interstate crime spree using fake American Express Travelers Cheques.

Mountain snowfall raises new possibilities for Mother's Day

05/09/2014 7:22pm
With more than a foot of fresh snow in the last two days, and a 100- inch base, the Snowbird Resort and skiers are enjoying the best spring conditions in three years.

Neighbors react to death of woman in Draper accident

05/09/2014 7:41pm
A man involved in a fatal multi-car crash Thursday was suspected in a domestic violence incident shortly before the crash, Draper police said.

Woman seeking world record runs through Utah

05/09/2014 7:58pm
Jessica Goldman is running cross-country in a quest for a world record as the fastest woman to complete the journey. With a jogging stroller in tow and a charity to earn money for, Goldman is moving forward, currently passing through Utah.

Homeless man surprised with new home

05/09/2014 8:21pm
After the video of a homeless man winning an imaginary lottery went viral, people on the Internet rallied together to give him a new home.

2 arrested in Logan pawnshop burglary

05/09/2014 8:45pm
Two men have been arrested in connection with the burglary of several handguns from a Logan pawnshop.

2 dead, 2 hospitalized after apparent carbon monoxide poisoning

05/09/2014 10:28pm
Two people are dead and two others were hospitalized Friday after a case of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in Richfield, according to Richfield Police Chief John Evans

One-on-one with Jimmy Fallon

05/09/2014 10:29pm
In a one-on-one interview with Jimmy Fallon, he talks about his gift for spreading positivity, how he appeals to many types of audiences, and how he stays grounded in his success.

Former Iraqi soldier joins newest ranks of American citizens

05/09/2014 10:30pm
An Iraqi man stood with 28 others as he is sworn in as the newest citizen of the U.S. Friday. It has been a long and difficult journey for Firas Al Ebai, who left the Iraqi Republican Guard to join the U.S. Army as an interpreter.

Father says son's sentence was too harsh after deal

05/09/2014 10:40pm
Police said a boy took part in an armed robbery. He pleaded guilty. And now he's in prison and will be there for some time. However, the father of the 16-year-old boy now says his son's sentence is far too severe.

Cycle in style at Bike Prom

05/09/2014 10:48pm
Bike Prom isn't just for high school age kids — it's for anyone with a bicycle. With a ride and a dance, it has all the great elements of a prom, with a twist.

9-year-old with cancer becomes honorary captain at lacrosse game

05/09/2014 11:02pm
The Brighton High School varsity lacrosse team is giving a 9-year-old boy with cancer the title of honorary team captain at their game Friday night.

2 inmates walk away from work assignment; 1 still missing

05/09/2014 11:08pm
Two inmates walked away from an assigned work crew Friday, and one is still missing.

Lions draft BYU LB Kyle Van Noy

05/09/2014 11:36pm
Kyle Van Noy got the Detroit Lions' attention during the 2012 season when they were scouting defensive end Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah at Brigham Young.