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How to understand and speak to a depressed person

07/14/2014 6:58am
In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim interviews someone who has battled depression for 40 years and offers tips for supporting and loving a depressed person.

A Supermoon, a 9-year-old driver, and other stories you may have missed

07/14/2014 7:16am
From a Supermoon to World War II, here are some stories you may have missed this weekend.

Up to 18% of incoming students never attend, colleges say

07/14/2014 8:00am
The summer months can be a tricky time for colleges and universities. A lot of high school graduates who have committed to attend class are slipping through the cracks.

New tax scam involves fake IRS form

07/14/2014 8:24am
Tax Day passed months ago, but thieves are not easing up on tax scams.

A mother's helper and 5 other moments that made someone's day

07/14/2014 9:39am
Each week, shares moments from readers' lives about kind acts they have seen or performed, and the effect they have on us.

Boko Haram leader claims victory over explosions

07/14/2014 9:49am
A new video shows the leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremist group Boko Haram crowing over recent victories including two explosions at a fuel depot in Lagos that the government tried to cover up.

What not to say: How to reach out to a young widow

07/14/2014 9:50am
How to help young widows — even just what to say — in the face of such a loss is a challenge to those who love and long to comfort someone. Most people have no idea how to approach the topic of an untimely death.

Ex-captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being assigned to job on Texas Army post

07/14/2014 10:22am
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has finished undergoing medical care and counseling at an Army hospital in San Antonio and could return to an Army unit on a Texas post as early as Monday, a defense official tells CNN.

Eric Holder: 'We are at a dangerous time'

07/14/2014 10:35am
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is worried about wholes that are greater than the sum of their parts. Take, for instance, the current mix of bomb-makers from Yemen with foreign fighters in Syria.

'Pawn Stars' Corey Harrison loses 192 lbs

07/14/2014 11:03am
Fans of "Pawn Stars" will be seeing a lot less of Corey Harrison. The star of the hit History Channel reality show has shed more than 190 pounds after having weight loss surgery, according to People magazine.

5 places to kayak this summer

07/14/2014 11:36am
Kayaking is an exciting adventure for all ages and skill levels. There are several great places to kayak or canoe in Utah, but we recommend five places that stand out because of their beauty, simplicity or location.

Police ID man who jumped into festival bonfire

07/14/2014 12:21pm
Police have released the identify of the man who died over the weekend after jumping into a huge ceremonial bonfire at the Element 11 festival.

Artist’s mirror selfies transform mundane into magical

07/14/2014 12:45pm
Looking into a mirror is something most of us do every day without thought, but one artist is turning the reflective surface into a creative drawing board.

Man reaches through window, burglarizes Taco Bell

07/14/2014 1:10pm
Police are searching for a man after surveillance video showed him burglarizing a Taco Bell through the drive-thru window.

Have You Seen This? Sweet runner-up of World’s Ugliest Dog

07/14/2014 1:16pm
The votes are in, and a winner has been given the title of World's Ugliest Dog — but it's the second place winner that's stealing hearts.

Smell test may help detect Alzheimer's

07/14/2014 2:02pm
In the future, a test of your sense of smell may help doctors predict your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, according to new research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, this week.

6 awesome discounted things to do with your kids this summer in Utah

07/14/2014 2:16pm
Beat the heat with these five awesome activities to bring the kids to. The middle of summer can be hard for parents and kids that find themselves home for a lot of the day. Get the kids out and enjoy some amazing places Utah has to offer.

Colbie Caillat sends powerful message about image in new music video

07/14/2014 3:21pm
Singer Colbie Caillat's new music video sent a message loud and clear to women all over the world: Stop hiding beneath makeup and Photoshop because you are fine the way you are.

Motorcyclist killed on way to work, police say

07/14/2014 4:01pm
A man who was riding a motorcycle to work was struck and killed by a car Monday morning, police said.

Man arrested for tagging, drugs, police say

07/14/2014 5:17pm
Police arrested a man Sunday morning after witnesses reported that he allegedly spray painted a garage door.

Eye specialists provides new look on life for Miss. toddler

07/14/2014 6:03pm
A 3-year-old Mississippi girl who lost her eye in a dog attack just got a new look on life. After hearing about her in a news report last month, a Florida prosthetic eye specialist decided fit her with a prosthetic eye for free.

For Archie fans, character's death makes an impact

07/14/2014 6:20pm
For the fans of Archie Andrews, his impending death marks a fitting end for the famous comic book do-gooder.

Giant African snails seized at Los Angeles airport

07/14/2014 6:20pm
Inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized an unusually slimy package — 67 live giant African snails that are a popular delicacy across West Africa.

Man charged in fatal July 4 crash makes first court appearance

07/14/2014 6:26pm
A man accused of causing an accident that killed a Farmington mother and her two daughters appeared in a Tooele court Monday to face three counts of murder.

Police name suspect, recover BB gun following SWAT standoff

07/14/2014 6:27pm
Police have released the name of the man suspected of barricading himself inside an apartment during a SWAT standoff before surrendering to police.

Got a rash? iPad, other devices might be the cause

07/14/2014 6:30pm
Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.

Judge orders 15-years-to-life sentence for man who beat girlfriend to death

07/14/2014 6:40pm
James Sanchez, convicted of murder in the 2011 beating death of his girlfriend, Angela Jenkins, was sentenced to prison Monday. The 15- years-to-life sentence handed him will run consecutive to a 15- years-to-life sentence he is already serving.

Former Canyons bus driver charged with abuse of 2nd child

07/14/2014 6:52pm
Prosecutors say they've identified a second sex-abuse victim of former Canyons School District bus driver John Martin Carrell.

Utah sizzles under rising temperatures

07/14/2014 7:07pm
Salt Lake City International Airport hit triple-digit temperatures Monday, making it the hottest day of 2014. Data shows summers will just get hotter. A new study looks at what Salt Lake City will feel like decades from now under a warming climate.

Video shows beautiful encounter between rescued sea turtle, diver

07/14/2014 7:31pm
Wildlife often awes and inspires us and a video of a sea turtle being freed and returning to its rescuers gives another illustration of the beauty of nature.

$100M mistake means tax increase for Utah property owners

07/14/2014 8:09pm
A recent audit of Utah's property tax system revealed a miscalculation that caused property owners in the state to be undertaxed by more than $100 million since 2006.

Jealousy fueled man killed 2 in Logan apartment, police say

07/14/2014 8:12pm
Police say a Logan man forced his way into an apartment shortly after midnight Monday and shot and killed two people before going to another apartment and fatally shooting himself.

Children's ebook encourages good behavior on airplanes

07/14/2014 8:37pm
When blogger Hilarye Fulton realized there was a need to teach children appropriate behaviors on airplanes, she created a children's book titled "Monsters Don't Ride on Airplanes."

5 steps to safely consolidate your debt

07/14/2014 9:00pm
Consolidating debt can be a daunting task. Here are five steps to do it safely and effectively.

New HBO show doesn't sit well with Utah's Tongan community

07/14/2014 9:06pm
A petition is going around asking HBO to take a show out of its lineup before it even hits the air. The six-part mockumentary series "Jonah From Tonga" centers on a young boy from the island nation.

Stay not automatic in Utah marriage recognition case

07/14/2014 9:27pm
Utah will have to recognize same-sex marriages performed in the state starting next Monday unless the U.S. Supreme Court steps in.

'Curbstoned' cars sold illegally are fully loaded with problems

07/14/2014 10:08pm
The practice of "curbstoning" is hotter than ever in Utah. It's when a seller quickly flips cars for a profit illegally, but what the buyer doesn't know is that the car often comes with a big list of undisclosed problems.

FBI concludes investigation into fatal courthouse shooting

07/14/2014 10:35pm
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has finished it's investigation into the courtroom shooting of Siale Angilau.

Family takes city to court over kayakers’ deaths

07/14/2014 10:37pm
This week a Salt Lake County jury will take a close look at a major public safety hazard on the Jordan River as the result of a civil lawsuit brought against West Jordan City over a fatal kayaking accident four years ago.

Firefighters, neighbors, wind combine to save homes from flames

07/14/2014 10:45pm
Fast action by firefighters and residents of a Tooele County neighborhood helped save homes from a brush fire Monday night. The residents also credit wind direction for keeping the flames away.