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New interactive map shows race, ethnicity data in the U.S.

09/04/2013 7:05am
A new interactive map produced by The Demographics and Workforce Group at the University of Virginia outlines the population of the United States based on race and ethnicity. The data were taken from the 2010 Census and each individual listed in the census is represented by a small dot on the map.

Estate sale includes hundreds of unique items

09/04/2013 8:15am
A Utah family is planning an estates sale for the hundreds of unique items belonging to their "actor" grandparents in the Salt Lake City Avenues.

Stabbing victim had intervened in fight, police say

09/04/2013 9:23am
Two people were fighting at a home in Murray when a man tried to break it up. He ended up getting stabbed, and police are still searching for a suspect.

Finding the health insurance rate that's right for you

09/04/2013 10:17am
A big chunk of the Affordable Care Act takes effect next month and Utahns are getting a first look at the premiums.

Officials ID teen dead after fall in Adams Canyon

09/04/2013 10:57am
Officials have identified a 15-year-old hiker who died after falling 80 feet in Adams Canyon over the weekend.

Air Force rescues climber at Zion National Park

09/04/2013 11:12am
An Arizona man is recovering from a climbing accident so remote at Zion National Park that it took the Air Force to make a rescue in the dead of night.

Strikes against Syria could be dangerous, Lee says

09/04/2013 6:21pm
After sitting through a top-secret Senate briefing by military leaders Wednesday, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, said missile strikes against the Syrian government could be dangerous.

Couple connected to fatal shooting were 'poison' together, friends say

09/04/2013 6:56pm
Backgrounds of the couple accused in the fatal shooting of a Draper police officer revealed.

'Red honey' in Utah may come from candy-fed bees

09/04/2013 7:13pm
"Red" honey is turning up in commercial hives in multiple counties in Utah, causing losses already in the tens of thousands of dollars for business owners and prompting a state investigation.

Next volume in 'Joseph Smith Papers' set for release

09/04/2013 8:04pm
In what the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints calls an "era of transparency," the next volume in the Joseph Smith Papers is being released.

The 'Incredible Hulk' visits SLC for Comic Con

09/04/2013 8:24pm
Lou Ferrigno, who played the role of the Hulk from 1977 to 1982, is in Salt Lake City for Comic Con.

Salt Lake County aims to match national recycling average

09/04/2013 9:01pm
Utah's most populous county is waging a major initiative to double its recycling output over the next two years. Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams is calling on residents to increase the amount of material they recycle by at least 20 percent.

LDS missionary in critical condition following Idaho car accident

09/04/2013 9:57pm
Elder Taylor Ward of Vacaville, Calif., was injured in a car crash Tuesday in eastern Idaho. His companion, John Floyd, was hospitalized with injuries.

'Overdue utilities' demanded in scam, police say

09/04/2013 10:18pm
Provo Police warned of a scam where false representatives called to demand "overdue" utilities Wednesday.

Thousands expected to attend officer's funeral

09/04/2013 10:26pm
Family members of fallen Draper Sgt. Derek Johnson spoke about his devotion to law enforcement as they prepared for his funeral services.

Stan Lee headlines SLC Comic Con this weekend

09/04/2013 10:30pm
The SLC Comic Com opens Thursday at the Salt Palace Convention Center. If you have already donned a costume and are sitting at your house waiting for the hours to draw closer to when the doors open, here are a few things you can expect.

Crime near Pioneer Park close to out of control, police say

09/04/2013 10:31pm
People in the area near Pioneer Park, the Road Home homeless shelter and the Rio Grande Depot in Salt Lake City say the area is once again being taken over by illegal activity.

Woman involved in Draper shooting brings attention to rare blood disorder

09/04/2013 11:04pm
A rare blood disease has been brought to light during the investigation of the woman involved with the shooting that killed Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson.

Triathalete hit, killed while riding bicycle

09/04/2013 11:10pm
A minivan hit and killed a triathalete riding his bicycle as the sun was setting in St. George.

Body of toddler found in River Heights home

09/04/2013 11:59pm
Cache County police found the body of a 2-year- old boy inside a home after his mother went to the hospital with an unknown medical condition.