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Churches warned of man calling himself 'Islamist jihadist'

08/02/2013 9:06am
Church leaders in Colorado are being warned by police about a former Utah junior college basketball coach who they say has been describing himself as an "Islamist jihadist."

2 injured in dune buggy crash

08/02/2013 9:14am
A man and woman from Salem were injured when their dune buggy lost its brakes and rolled in Woodland Hills.

Breastfeeding boosts baby's IQ, health, new studies show

08/02/2013 10:58am
New research shows breastfeeding has long-term impact on a baby's intelligence, and the longer the lactation occurs, the greater the cognitive impact.

Truck crashes into house

08/02/2013 11:00am
Police are investigating a crash that sent a truck into the living room of a home Friday morning.

5 great fillet knives for the summer fishing season

08/02/2013 11:36am
Picking the right fillet knife can be tricky. Here are five high-quality knives that can meet every angler's varying needs and budget.

FrontRunner collides with car, killing driver

08/02/2013 11:49am
A FrontRunner train hit and heavily damaged a car in Roy Friday morning, killing the driver.

Police use stun gun, arrest 4 in nail salon brawl

08/02/2013 12:42pm
Police have arrested four people accused of brawling with officers at a nail salon inside a Utah shopping mall.

VIDEO: Experience a 140 mph superbike ride

08/02/2013 3:12pm
Our digital media producer Dave Moncion hopped on a superbike at the Miller Motor Sports Park and hit speeds 140 mph. Check out the video to get a first-hand experience of the ride.

Man ordered to prison for series of U. gropings

08/02/2013 4:39pm
An American Fork man who pleaded guilty in a series of gropings at the University of Utah has been sent to prison.

Search underway for missing youth camper

08/02/2013 4:41pm
A search is underway for a missing juvenile in the Spirit Lake area of Daggett County

Drama, violence in Moab family has public consequences

08/02/2013 6:08pm
A July 12 incident that landed Moab's former fire chief in the hospital with serious injuries began after he was caught having sex with his son's wife, according to a police report released Friday.

TIME cover story spurs controversy with parents

08/02/2013 6:25pm
A recent article featured in TIME Magazine has generated a lot of controversy. The cover shows a couple relaxing on a beach under the headline "The Childfree Life: When having it all means not having kids". The image and article are spurring a heated debate on both social media and around the water cooler.

Million-dollar homes on display in Salt Lake Valley

08/02/2013 6:55pm
It's been an up and down cycle for the real estate market all across the nation the last few years. There's a segment of the market that's getting a lot of attention: the really expensive homes.

UDOT to begin significant construction projects this weekend

08/02/2013 7:28pm
The Utah Department of Transportation has advised drivers to plan ahead for construction projects starting this weekend through September.

Kimball Arts Festival brings in elite artists from around the country

08/02/2013 7:51pm
Tents were going up, metal stands zip-tied together and artwork unloaded from vans. Some of the 225 artists unpacked their pots, hung up their paintings and taped their booth numbers to their stalls Friday for the 44th annual Kimball Arts Festival.

School board wants $1.6B trust fund in hands of pro investors

08/02/2013 8:43pm
The State School Board is asking lawmakers to shift control of the state's $1.6 billion school trust fund from the treasurer's office to an independent board of investment professionals.

Firefighters allow large haystacks to burn after accidental fire

08/02/2013 9:05pm
A hay barn in West Haven is expected to burn for another two days after a grass fire set it ablaze Friday afternoon.

Case of teen charged in soccer ref death moves on

08/02/2013 9:49pm
The attorney for a Utah teenager accused of killing a soccer referee with a single punch has acknowledged there is probable cause the teen committed the crime.

Over 500K birds fueling up at Great Salt Lake for migration to Argentina

08/02/2013 10:13pm
About half a million birds are fattening up and getting ready to take off from the Great Salt Lake to head half the world away. Their annual trip continues to amaze scientists.